Watch Dahleez

  • 1986
  • 2 hr 41 min
  • 5.3  (72)

Dahleez is a 1986 Hindi film directed by Ravi Chopra, starring Jackie Shroff, Raj Babbar, and Meenakshi Sheshadri in the lead roles. The film revolves around two brothers, Suraj (Jackie Shroff) and Deepak (Raj Babbar), who are deeply attached to each other. They are the sons of a wealthy industrialist, who wants them to join the family business. However, Suraj has a different dream, he wants to become a singer.

Suraj’s dream is not acceptable to his father, who throws him out of the house. He goes to Mumbai to pursue his passion for music. There he meets Komal (Meenakshi Sheshadri), a bubbly and ambitious girl who also dreams of becoming a successful singer. Komal likes Suraj’s voice and encourages him to take part in a music competition. Suraj wins the competition, and his career takes off. He becomes a successful singer, earning fame and fortune.

Meanwhile, back at home, Deepak takes over the family business, and the family becomes embroiled in a series of scandals and financial crises. Suraj, who is unaware of his family's troubles, returns home to find his brother in jail, charged with embezzlement. Suraj decides to help his brother, and in the process, he exposes the true culprit behind the family's troubles.

The film explores the themes of family values, brotherhood, and the pursuit of dreams. It shows how one's pursuit of their passion can lead to conflicts within the family, but ultimately, every family member has to come to a mutual understanding to keep the family together.

Jackie Shroff delivers a brilliant performance as Suraj, effectively portraying the character's passion for music and his love for his brother. Raj Babbar and Meenakshi Sheshadri also do justice to their roles as Deepak and Komal, respectively. The chemistry between Jackie and Meenakshi is particularly noteworthy, and they both have some memorable scenes together.

The film's music, composed by Laxmikant-Pyarelal, is one of its strengths. The music is timeless, and tracks like 'Saugandh Mujhe Iss Mitti Ki' and 'Aisa Kabhi Hua Nahi' are still popular among music lovers. The film's cinematography is also impressive, with some beautiful scenes of Mumbai and Delhi.

Overall, Dahleez is an entertaining film that provides a good mix of drama, music, and romance. It has a strong message about the importance of family and the pursuit of dreams. It will appeal to fans of Hindi movies, especially those who enjoy films with a social message.

Dahleez doesn't appear to be available from any streaming services.
Add this movie to your Watchlist to get notified when it's available.
  • Release Date
  • Runtime
    2 hr 41 min
  • Language
  • IMDB Rating
    5.3  (72)