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  • NR
  • 1965
  • 2 hr 18 min
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Nishan is a Hindi-language drama film from 1965 directed by Aspi Irani. The movie stars Sanjeev Kumar, Nazima, and Prem Chopra in lead roles. The film's plot revolves around a man named Prakash (Sanjeev Kumar) who moves to a village named Bharapur after divorcing his wife. He starts working as a school teacher and gradually becomes close to the village's inhabitants.

The movie starts with Prakash arriving in Bharapur and renting a house from an old man named Shambhu (David Abraham). Prakash is a man who has seen hard times in his life, and he is looking for a new beginning in Bharapur. He starts working as a schoolteacher, and his students love him. One of his students is a young girl named Nirmla (Nazima), and they develop a close friendship.

Prakash also becomes friends with a local businessman named Girdhharilal (Prem Chopra). Girdharilal is a cruel man who is not liked by the villagers. However, he is impressed by Prakash and starts showing him around the village. Prakash starts to understand the village's problems and tries to help them out.

One of the village's main problems is water shortage, and the villagers have been struggling for years to get access to water. Prakash decides to help them and comes up with a plan to build a well. He convinces the villagers to contribute to the well's construction, and soon enough, the well is built. This not only solves the water problem but also unites the villagers.

Meanwhile, Prakash's ex-wife Damyanti (Jayshree T.) comes to Bharapur and tries to convince him to come back to her. Prakash is hesitant at first, but Nirmla encourages him to follow his heart. Ultimately, he decides to stay in Bharapur and work for the betterment of the village.

Nishan is a heartwarming film that portrays the importance of community and its collective strength. The film's cinematography is beautiful, and the village's rustic charm is captured perfectly. The movie touches upon various themes, such as love, forgiveness, and the power of unity. Sanjeev Kumar delivers a brilliant performance as Prakash, and Nazima shines as Nirmla. Prem Chopra plays the antagonist convincingly, making the audience dislike his character.

In conclusion, Nishan is an inspiring film that leaves a lasting impact on the viewers. It is a must-watch for those who enjoy heartwarming dramas with a message. The movie's simplicity and relatability make it timeless and a classic.

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