Ek Duuje Ke Liye

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  • NR
  • 1981
  • 2 hr 43 min
  • 7.3  (1,279)

Ek Duuje Ke Liye is a 1981 Hindi romantic drama film directed by K. Balachander, starring Kamal Haasan, Rati Agnihotri and Madhavi in the lead roles. The movie revolves around the love story of Sundar and Sapna, who come from different linguistic backgrounds but fall in love despite societal pressures. The film starts with Sundar (Kamal Haasan) and Sapna (Rati Agnihotri) as neighbors who end up becoming good friends. Sundar is a Tamilian while Sapna is a Punjabi, and language becomes a barrier between their friendship. However, Sundar and Sapna find a way to communicate and bond over their mutual love for music.

As they grow closer, Sundar begins to realize that he has developed feelings for Sapna. However, Sapna's aunt is completely against their relationship as she wants Sapna to marry a boy from her own community. Sundar realizes the difficulties and societal pressures of being together, and he decides to leave Pune and go back to Chennai. Sapna, heartbroken, is left behind.

Sapna decides to go to Chennai to meet Sundar and confesses her love for him. However, Sundar's father is against their relationship as well, and he wants his son to marry a girl from his own community. Sundar's mother, however, supports their relationship and she helps the couple to stay together. Sundar and Sapna secretly marry each other and begin their new life.

The couple soon faces new challenges in their marriage as their different linguistic backgrounds become a problem. They struggle to communicate and understand each other's cultures, which leads to misunderstandings and arguments. However, they do not give up on each other and try to find a way to bridge the gap.

Their relationship is further tested when Sundar's father asks him to come back home and take over the family business. Sundar agrees to do it to make his father happy. The couple moves back to Pune, where Sundar's father tries to convince Sapna to leave Sundar as he thinks she is not fit for their family. Sapna refuses to back down and stand up for their love.

The movie's climax is a heartbreaking one as it sheds light on the cruel reality of societal pressure on love relationships. The couple's love story comes to a tragic end, leaving the audience with a powerful message of how love can overcome all obstacles.

The film features some popular songs like "Tere Mere Beech Mein" and "Hum bane tum bane Ek Duuje Ke Liye," which became instant hits after their release. The music was composed by Laxmikant-Pyarelal, and lyrics were penned down by Anand Bakshi.

Ek Duuje Ke Liye is hailed as one of the most iconic Bollywood romances of all time. The film's sensitive portrayal of the challenges faced by a mixed-culture couple struck a chord with audiences everywhere, and it continues to be popular even today. The film's lead actors, Kamal Haasan and Rati Agnihotri, delivered powerhouse performances, which helped to bring the characters and their love story to life. Overall, Ek Duuje Ke Liye is a must-watch movie for anyone who enjoys a good romantic drama.

Ek Duuje Ke Liye is a 1981 drama with a runtime of 2 hours and 43 minutes. It has received mostly positive reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 7.3.

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    7.3  (1,279)