Watch Barsaat Ki Ek Raat
- 2 hr 22 min
Barsaat Ki Ek Raat is a 1981 Hindi movie that stars Amitabh Bachchan, Rakhee Gulzar and Amjad Khan in leading roles. Set in the picturesque locations of Srinagar, this movie is a romantic musical drama that revolves around the story of two individuals who fall in love amidst chaos and amidst clashing societal norms. The movie starts with a brief introduction of the lead character, Badal (Amitabh Bachchan) who is shown as a fun-loving, carefree, and irresponsible person who comes to Kashmir for his strict and disciplined father's (Utpal Dutt) treatment. While wandering in the beautiful valley of Srinagar, he meets the charming and bubbly village girl, Rani (Rakhee Gulzar), who is a talented dancer at heart but is forced to live a life of confinement and restrictions under the strict oppression of her father.
Rani's father, Ustad Samad Khan (Amjad Khan) is a strict and domineering father who does not want his daughter to follow her dreams of becoming a successful dancer. He believes that women should stay within the confines of their homes and should not indulge in any activities that might bring shame to the family. However, Rani refuses to give up on her dreams and continues to practice her art secretly.
As the story progresses, Badal and Rani fall deeply in love with each other. The beautiful landscapes, the soothing music, and the chemistry between the two stars create a mesmerizing aura that makes the audience fall in love with the movie as well. However, their happiness is short-lived, as Rani's father learns about their relationship and forbids her from seeing Badal ever again.
What follows is a tale of heartbreak, betrayal, and loss, as both Badal and Rani are forced to navigate through their respective worlds, trying to cope with their emotions and the societal norms that dictate their lives. The movie is packed with intense emotional scenes, heart-wrenching dialogues, and some beautiful songs that are sure to mesmerize any music lover.
The performances of the lead actors, Amitabh Bachchan, and Rakhee Gulzar are stunning, to say the least. They portray their respective characters with great poise, conviction, and intensity that leaves a lasting impression on the minds of the audience. Amjad Khan, too, delivers an outstanding performance as the strict and authoritative father, who refuses to let his daughter live a life of her own.
Overall, Barsaat Ki Ek Raat is a beautiful and heartwarming movie that showcases the power of love and the struggles that come with it. The movie not only represents the beauty of Kashmir but also questions the oppressive societal norms that restrict people from following their dreams. It is a must-watch for anyone who loves romantic movies, good music, and brilliant performances.
Barsaat Ki Ek Raat is a 1981 romance movie with a runtime of 2 hours and 22 minutes. It has received moderate reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 6.1.