Bambai Ka Babu

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  • NR
  • 1960
  • 2 hr 34 min
  • 7.5  (200)

Bambai Ka Babu is a 1960 Bollywood film directed by Raj Khosla and starring Dev Anand, Suchitra Sen, Jeevan Dhar, and Jagdish Raj in pivotal roles. The movie is known for its memorable songs by music director S.D. Burman and is considered a classic of its time. The story revolves around Babu (Dev Anand), a young man who leaves his countryside home to find work in Mumbai. He soon finds a job in a garage and makes friends with his co-worker Abdul (Jeevan) and his sister Kamini (Suchitra Sen). Babu falls in love with Kamini but is devastated to learn that she is already engaged to her boss, but she gets to know Babu better and eventually falls in love with him. Meanwhile, Abdul becomes involved in a theft and is falsely accused of stealing a diamond necklace from his boss. Babu sets out to clear Abdul's name but ends up getting implicated in the theft himself.

The rest of the movie revolves around how Babu clears his name and helps Abdul get justice. Along the way, he also reconciles with Kamini, who had broken off her engagement with her boss. The movie is a classic tale of love, friendship, and redemption.

Dev Anand delivers a powerful performance as Babu, portraying a man who is honest and hardworking but gets caught up in a series of unfortunate events. He brings out the vulnerability and softness of the character, making the audience empathize with his plight. Suchitra Sen is equally impressive as Kamini, depicting a strong-willed woman who is not afraid of taking risks.

Jeevan Dhar, who plays Abdul, delivers a nuanced performance as well. He brings to life a character who is flawed but ultimately stands up for what is right. The chemistry between the three actors is palpable, making the movie an engaging watch.

The music of Bambai Ka Babu is also noteworthy, with S.D. Burman delivering some memorable tracks. The iconic song "Chal Ri Sajni Ab Kya Soche" sung by Mukesh and composed by Burman stands out as a beautiful melody. The song "Deewana Mastana Hua Dil" sung by Mohammed Rafi and Asha Bhosle is also a catchy tune that has stood the test of time.

Overall, Bambai Ka Babu is a must-watch for Bollywood fans. It is an engaging movie with strong performances, memorable music, and a timeless story. The movie has stood the test of time and remains a classic of its time.

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    7.5  (200)