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Saaheb (1985)

Not Rated | | Drama | 31 January 1985 (India)
Retired Badri Prasad Sharma lives with his sons and their family.His younger son Saheb and daughter Gulti are the only one not married.Saheb is a Goal Keeper and football is his passion.But... See full summary »

Director:

Anil Ganguly

Writers:

Sachin Bhowmick (screenplay), Madan Joshi (dialogue) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Rakhee Gulzar ... Sujata Sharma (as Raakhee)
Anil Kapoor ... Sunil Sharma (Saaheb)
Amrita Singh ... Natasha (Nikki)
Utpal Dutt ... Badri Prasad Sharma (Saaheb's Father)
Deven Verma ... Pareshan (Nikki's Uncle)
Biswajit Chatterjee ... Eldest Son (as Biswajeet)
Vijay Arora ... Kamal Sharma (Second Eldest Son)
A.K. Hangal ... Doctor
Pinchoo Kapoor ... Mr. S.P. Sinha
Dilip Dhawan ... Third Eldest Son
Satyendra Kapoor ... Natasha's Dad (as Satyen Kappu)
Suresh Chatwal ... Mr. Somnath (Saaheb's Football Coach)
Rajni Bala Rajni Bala ... Kamal's Wife (as Rajnibala)
Nandita Thakur ... Shanti
Sudha Chopra Sudha Chopra ... Geeta (Bultie)
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Storyline

Retired Badri Prasad Sharma lives with his sons and their family.His younger son Saheb and daughter Gulti are the only one not married.Saheb is a Goal Keeper and football is his passion.But he is demotivated all the time by his brothers and their wives.Only person who understands him is is elder sister in law Sujata with whom he shares a motherly bond.Saheb meets Natasha and both fall in love.Badri Prasad faces financial trouble as he needs 50,000 for marriage of Gulti and none of his sons put a helping thou they are earning well.He finally decides to sell his house to arrange the expenses.Saheb cant see his father breaking down and selling ancestral house.He comes across the news that a rich businessman Sinha requires a kidney donor for his son and willing to pay any amount to the donor.Saheb decides to donate his kidney knowing that he will never be able to play football again. Written by alex.mjacko@gmail.com

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Genres:

Drama

Certificate:

Not Rated | See all certifications »
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Country:

India

Language:

Hindi

Release Date:

31 January 1985 (India) See more »

Also Known As:

Saheb See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

R.V. Films See more »
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Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color
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Trivia

Anil Kapoor and Amrita Singh acted together for the first time. See more »

Connections

Remake of Saheb (1981) See more »

Soundtracks

Yaar Bina Chen Kaha Re
Music by Bappi Lahiri
Performed by Bappi Lahiri
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Movie with a very hopeless theme
26 October 2010 | by Lover-UDSee all my reviews

Looking at a bright star cast, I developed quite a few hopes with this movie but all worthless. I always found movie off track and progressing with no definite theme. It started on a light node and was moving smoothly with the entry of Amrita Sen. Though I could not figure out significance of his Mama's role played by Deven Verma. Many sequences of the movie did not make any sense to me, like Anil's visit to his brother in law's place, his visit to Amrita's place. Also why Anil's passion about football was consolidated again and again.

I am trying hard to convince myself that it was the story of the sacrifice of Anil, but sometime he was shown so lame that he is not absorbing, what is happening around him. Utpal Datt did a wonderful job but he is best suited in his typical energetic old man roles. His character was poorly sketched in the movie. Mostly it was a waste movie.


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