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  • NR
  • 1964
  • 2 hr 37 min
  • 6.5  (71)

Zindagi is a classic Bollywood movie from 1964, directed by Ramanand Sagar and starring the legendary Rajendra Kumar Tuli, Raaj Kumar, and Vyjayanthimala in lead roles. The film revolves around the complex relationships and interplay of emotions between the three main characters. The main plot of the movie revolves around the protagonist, Raj Kumar (Rajendra Kumar Tuli), who is a successful businessman and father of two children. He is a happy family man, but his life takes a dramatic turn when he meets a beautiful and charming dancer, Pallavi (Vyjayanthimala) during a business trip. Despite being a married man, Raj falls in love with Pallavi and starts an affair with her.

The other main character in the movie is Deven (Raaj Kumar), who is an old friend of Raj and works as a journalist. Deven has a secret love for Pallavi but never confesses it to her. He is aware of Raj's extramarital affair with Pallavi, and he tries to advise him to stay away from her, but Raj refuses to listen to him.

As the story progresses, Raj's family discovers his affair with Pallavi, which leads to a chaotic situation. Raj's wife, Meena (Nazima), asks him to choose between her and Pallavi. Raj, who is deeply in love with Pallavi, realizes his mistake and decides to leave his family for her. But trouble follows when Pallavi is diagnosed with a terminal illness, which shatters Raj's world.

The movie's themes revolve around love, deception, sacrifice and the consequences of misguided actions. The director, Ramanand Sagar, has beautifully captured the complex emotions of the characters, making the audience empathize with their situations. The music by Shankar Jaikishan is still remembered for its melodious tunes and soulful lyrics.

Rajendra Kumar Tuli has delivered a powerful performance as the protagonist, Raj, who struggles to come to terms with his actions and their consequences. Vyjayanthimala, as Pallavi, has brought life and charm to the character, making the audience fall in love with her. Raaj Kumar, as Deven, has delivered a nuanced performance, bringing depth and complexity to the character.

The movie's cinematography is a treat to watch, with the beautiful location of Kashmir serving as a background. The scenes shot in Kashmir have been captured breathtakingly, making the audience feel as if they are visiting the place themselves.

In conclusion, Zindagi is a well-crafted movie that has stood the test of time. The movie's themes are still relevant in today's society, and the performances of the lead actors are memorable. The movie's message is that actions have consequences, and we should think before we act.

Zindagi is a 1964 drama with a runtime of 2 hours and 37 minutes. It has received mostly positive reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 6.5.

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    6.5  (71)