Ghar Ho Tho Aisa

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  • NR
  • 1990
  • 2 hr 30 min
  • 5.9  (441)

Ghar Ho To Aisa is a Bollywood family drama movie from 1990 starring Anil Kapoor, Meenakshi Sheshadri, and Raj Kiran. The title of the movie means "Home is where the heart is", and it revolves around the values and culture of the Indian family. The movie is directed by Kalpataru, and produced by Firoz Nadiadwala under the banner of A.G. Films Pvt. Ltd.

The story is about a young man named Amar, played by Anil Kapoor, who lives in a big joint family. He has two brothers, one elder and one younger, along with their families. Amar is the only one who is unmarried and lives with his parents. Amar's father, played by Raj Kiran, is a hardworking man who has raised his children with traditional Indian values and a sense of family responsibility. Amar's mother, played by Bindu, is the backbone of the family who manages all the household chores efficiently. They have a harmonious family life, but trouble starts when Amar falls in love with a woman named Chanchal, played by Meenakshi Sheshadri.

Chanchal, who comes from a different background and has a different set of values, is not accepted by Amar's father, who wants his son to marry a girl from their own community. This leads to a rift between Amar and his father. The rest of the movie revolves around how the family resolves their issues and upholds their familial values.

Apart from the central storyline, the movie also touches upon various social issues prevalent in India at the time. These include dowry, women's empowerment, education, and alcoholism. The movie portrays the trials and tribulations of Indian families in a realistic manner, which helped it to strike a chord with the Indian audience.

The movie features some great performances by the lead actors. Anil Kapoor, who was at the peak of his career at the time, delivers a fine performance as the sympathetic and earnest Amar. Meenakshi Sheshadri, who is known for her beauty and acting skills, does justice to her role and portrays the strong-willed Chanchal with aplomb. Raj Kiran, who plays the patriarch of the family, stands out with his subtle yet impactful performance.

The movie's soundtrack, composed by duo Laxmikant-Pyarelal, features some great songs that are still remembered and hummed by the audience today. The most famous of these songs is "Ghar Ho To Aisa", which is an ode to the Indian family and its values. The music complements the movie's storyline and adds to its emotional depth.

Overall, Ghar Ho To Aisa is a movie that showcases the importance of family values and unity. It is a heartwarming tale that has stood the test of time and still resonates with Indian audiences.

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    2 hr 30 min
  • IMDB Rating
    5.9  (441)