Badaltey Rishtey

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  • NR
  • 1978
  • 136 hr
  • 6.7  (83)

Badaltey Rishtey is a 1978 Bollywood drama film starring Jeetendra, Rishi Kapoor, and Reena Roy in the lead roles. The film is directed by R. Jhalani and produced by Pahlaj Nihalani under the banner of Vishal International. The film revolves around the concept of societal norms and the impact they have on people’s lives. The story is about a wealthy businessman named Sunil (Jeetendra), who is married to Savitri (Reena Roy). They have a son named Munna, and Sunil is the only breadwinner of the family. On the other hand, there is his brother-in-law, Ravi (Rishi Kapoor), who is a struggling musician and lives with his sister, Savitri. Savitri and Ravi share a special bond, and she supports him in his musical career.

As the story progresses, Sunil becomes involved in a corrupt business deal, which leads to him losing all his wealth. He is left with nothing and lacks the ability to provide for his family. In the meantime, Ravi’s career takes off, and he becomes a renowned musician. He earns fame and success, which brings a change in his lifestyle.

Amidst all this, Savitri starts feeling neglected by her husband, who is unable to provide for her and their child. She starts developing feelings for her brother-in-law and confides in him. Ravi, being the caring and supportive person he is, tries his best to help her in her time of need. However, their friendship soon turns into love, and they find themselves in a complicated situation.

The rest of the movie follows the various ups and downs in the lives of the three main characters. It highlights the various societal norms prevalent at the time, including relationships between in-laws, expectations from a man, and the role of women in society. The movie also showcases the importance of standing by your loved ones in times of need and the impact of choices and decisions on people’s lives.

Jeetendra delivers a great performance as Sunil, the responsible businessman, who struggles to provide for his family. Reena Roy plays the role of Savitri, the loyal wife, and caring mother, with great conviction. Rishi Kapoor’s portrayal of Ravi, the struggling musician, who rises to fame, is impressive, and he steals the show with his natural performance. Besides the main cast, the supporting actors including Asrani, Kader Khan, and Shobha Khote also give commendable performances.

The film’s music is composed by Laxmikant Pyarelal, with lyrics by Anand Bakshi. The songs of the movie, including "Bhooli Bisri", "Tum Jo Chale Gaye", "Kitna Pyar Tumhe Karte Hain", and "Dekho Idhar Jaano Jigar", are still popular among audiences. Kishore Kumar, Lata Mangeshkar, and Mohammed Rafi have lent their vocals to the songs.

In conclusion, Badaltey Rishtey is a movie that deals with various societal issues and explores the complexities of relationships. It is a heartwarming story that showcases the emotional journey of the characters and the impact of their choices on their lives. The movie succeeds in leaving a lasting impact on the audience and is worth watching for its performances, music, and story.

Badaltey Rishtey is a 1978 drama with a runtime of 136 hours. It has received mostly positive reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 6.7.

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    136 hr
  • IMDB Rating
    6.7  (83)