Posts Tagged ‘Yash Chopra’


February 10, 2010

Avtaar is an out and out family drama. Mohan Kumar has directed this movie. Rajesh Khanna and Shabana Ajmee were played the lead roles. Gulshan Grover,Shashi Puri were appeared as the sons of Rajesh Khanna and Shabana Ajmee. Sachin has played an important role.

Story revolves around a poor family of Avtaar Krishen (Rajesh Khanna). Avtaar has a wife Radha (Shabana Ajmi) and two sons Ramesh (Shashi Puri) and Chandan (Gulshan Groover). Avtaar does lot of hard work for his children education.

Ramesh settles down and marries Sudha. Sudha and Ramesh never care about Radha and Avtaar. Finally Ramesh forces his poor parents to leave the home. Avtaar and Radha leaves the home by keeping the hopes on Chandan. But he marries a rich girl and neglects his parents.

In this movement how Avtaar and Radha survived and what is the decision Avtaar took is the rest of story.


December 1, 2009

Lamhe was Bollywood movie directde by Yash Chopra in 1991. It bagged five Filmfare awards but failed to impress audience.  Sri Devi has appeared in the double role and Anil Kapoor paired opposite her.

Viren (Anil Kapoor) on his first look falls to a beautiful girl called Pallaavi (Sri Devi) in Rajastan. After her father death, Viren comes to know her love on Siddharth (Deepak Malhotra). Heart broken Viren leaves India and settles in London. After 20 years he visits India. In that trip he comes to know that, Pallavi and Siddharth were died in a road accident.

He shocks to watch Pallavi’s daughter Pooja (Sri Devi), because Pooja looks like Pallavi. He returns back to London, Pooja follows him. Viren agrees to marry Anita (Dippy Sagoo). But Pooja is already in love with Viren. With this news she upsets and goes back to India. Viren realises himself that, he is also in love with Pooja and flies to India to marry her.

Honey Irani has written this touching story, she has also penned some feel good dialogues.

Kabhi Kabhie

September 11, 2009


Kabhi Kabhie was a movie from Yash Chopra in 1976. Amitabh Bachchan, Shashi Kapoor and Rishi Kapoor were played the lead roles. It was a clean family drama. Music was composed by Khayyam.

Pooja (Rakhee Gulzar) and Amit Malhotra (Amitabh Bachchan) are lovers in their college days. But Pooja marries Vijay Khanna (Shashi Kapoor) as per her parents wish. Amit later marries Anjali (Waheeda Rahman). Anjali was a widow before marrying Amit and also has a daughter Pinky. But she never reveals this to others. Pinky is adopted to a childless couple.

Young Pinky (Neetu Singh) falls in love with Vicky (Rishi Kapoor). Vicky is none other than, only son of Pooja and Vijay Khanna. Pinky comes to know about her mother. She tries to meet her and be with her, but Anjali rejects her. How she met her mother and how Vicky married Pinky is the remaining story.


May 20, 2009

Waqt is a good family entertainer, directed by Yash Chopra. Sunil Dutt, Raj Kumar, Shashi Kapoor and Sharmila Tagore played the lead roles in the movie. In those days this movie received very good response. Yash Chopra received a Filmfare Award as Best Director.

Kedarnath (Balraj Sahni) who is a rich person every year celebrates his sons’ birthday. All of their birthdays fall on the same date. On one birthday celebration an astrologer warns him about his future. But he ignores his words. Later he loses all his properties because of an earth quake. A rich couple take care of Ravi (Sunil Dutt). Last son Vijay (Shashi Kapoor) stays with his mother (Achla Sachdev) only.


All these three guys come back together and realize that they are brothers. And the family reunites.


April 13, 2009


Bandini was released in 1963. This is a woman oriented triangular love story. Nutan, Dharmendra and Ashok Kumar played the lead roles. Bandini means prisoner. According to the title a part of the movie was shot in jail.This movie received 6 Filmfare awards. This movie moves in the British period.

Kalyani is a girl who loves Bikash (Ashok Kumar). Bikash is a freedom fighter who promises her that he would marry her after he returns back. But  he never returns. Lots of incidents make her to go jail. In jail Devan (Dharmendra) is attracted towards her. He is a jail doctor. But she ignores him. But later he will impress her. At that time Bikash will return back. Nutan is confused about selecting the proper person for her life.


Director Bimal Roy gave a heart touching story. The young directors who starting a movie with single line must learn that what is the value of bounded script from these types of films. Sachin Dev Burman (Father of  R.D.Burman)’s music and Kamal Bose‘s camera work both received Filmfare awards. Nutan did a really excellent job. Yash Chopra distributed this super hit film.