Maqsad (English translation: Aim) is a 1984 Hindi film directed by K. Bapaiah and starring Rajesh Khanna, Jeetendra, Jaya Prada and Sridevi in the lead roles. This was the third straight movie with Rajesh and Jeetendra together in the lead roles. The film is a remake of the Telugu movie Mundadugu (1983) directed by K. Bapaiah and produced by D. Rama Naidu. It was the second highest grosser at the box office in 1984.
The movie is third film produced by D. Rama Naidu with Rajesh Khanna in the lead after Prem Nagar and Bandish. The music is by Bappi Lahiri. This film saw Amjad Khan play a comedian.
- Super Star Rajesh Khanna as Rajeshwar
- Jeetendra as Tilak
- Jayapradha as Rani
- Sridevi as Bharati
- Prem Chopra as Dhanraj
- Om Shivpuri as Dharamraj
- Ranjeet as Nagendra
- Kader Khan as Naglingam Reddy
- Shakti Kapoor as Nagpal
- Waheeda Rehman as Sharda
- Amjad Khan as Birju
- Production Company : Suresh Productions
- Directed by K. Bapaiah
- Produced by D. Rama Naidu
- Written by Murali Paruchari, Gopalakrishna Paruchuri and Venkateswara Rao Paruchuri
- Music by Bappi Lahiri
- Cinematography by A. Venkatesh
- Edited by K.A. Marthand
- Distributed by D. Rama Naidu
- Release date : May 4, 1984
- Language : Hindi.
- Country : India
Rajeshwar is the only son of Dharamraj, who is an industrialist, and partners with Naglingam Reddy, Nagendra, and Dhanraj. Rajeshwar then meets a girl from a poor family Bharati, who happens to be his school teachers daughter and falls in love with her. Bharati's father is Vishnupratap a schoolteacher, who is really uhappy for he is unable to earn enough money to feed his family and provide them with basic amenities. He and other teachers work in the school managed by Dharamraj. The fund management headed by Dhanraj have been for years without giving any hike in fees to teachers making them work. When Rajeshwar comes to know of these he starts confronting each lie of the partners.Bharati has a neighbour, Tilak, who is unemployed, and lives with his mother, Sharda, who works as a maidservant in Dhanraj's house. Later he gets job of a manager in Dharamraj industries and starts almost obstructing all the criminal activities carried out by the three partners. Rajeshwar gets impressed with the sincerity of Tila. Meanwhile Tilak falls in love with the Dhanraj'daughter, Rani. Dharamraj accidentally meets Sharda and he realises that Tilak is his long lost nephew. Dharamraj tells Rajeshwar the history of his family and how Tilak is related to him. Then Dharamraj is killed, and the evidence points towards Tilak and he has to gather evidence to prove his innocence.
It grossed 10.40 crores in 1984 and second highest grossing movie of the year 1984.
|निर्माता||डी. रामा नायडू|
|कहानी||मुरली परुचुरी, गोपालकृष्ण परुचुरी, वेंकटेस्वर राव परुचुरी|
|कलाकार||राजेश खन्ना, जीतेंद्र,श्री देवी,जया प्रदा|
Music Sound Track :
S.No. Song Title Singer (s)
- " O Devi O Baby" - By Kishore Kumar
- "Gussa Chhodh Dil Na Tod" - By Kishore Kumar
- "Haan Garmi Hai" - By Kishore Kumar and S Janaki
- " Pyar Tumne Kiya Na" - By Kishore Kumar and Asha Bhosle
- "Ajao Nagraja Tum Ajao" - By Kishore Kumar and Asha Bhosle
- "Lachari Ko Majboori Ko " - By Asha Bhosle
Full Cast & Crew
Writing Credits (in alphabetical order)
Kader Khan ... (dialogue) Murali Paruchari ... (story) (as Paruchuri Brothers) Gopalakrishna Paruchuri ... (story) (as Paruchuri Brothers) Venkateswara Rao Paruchuri ... (story) (as Paruchuri Brothers)
Cast (in credits order)
Rajesh Khanna ...Rajeshwar Jeetendra ...Tilak Jaya Prada ...Rani (as Jayapradha) Sridevi ...Bharati Waheeda Rehman ...Sharda Prem Chopra ...Dhanraj Ranjeet ...Nagendra Amjad Khan ...Birju Kader Khan ...Naglingam Reddy Shreeram Lagoo ...Vishnupratap Om Shivpuri ...Dharamraj Shakti Kapoor ...Nagpal Asrani ...Bhagwan Das Deepak Parashar ...Groom Iftekhar ...Doctor C.S. Dubey ...Sharma Rest of cast listed alphabetically: Renu Joshi ...Rani's Mother Shatrughan Sinha ...Satyajit
D. Rama Naidu ... producer
A. Venkatesh ... director of photography (as A. Venkat)
Film Editing by
Art Direction by
Veeru Devgan ... stunt coordinator: thrills (as Veeru Devgun)
Asha Bhosle ... playback singer (as Asha Bhonsle) Indivar ... lyricist S. Janaki ... playback singer Kishore Kumar ... playback singer
Kamal ... choreographer P.A. Saleem ... choreographer (as Salim) N. Sreenivas ... choreographer (as Srinivas) Rajeshwar belongs to a wealthy family, and is the only son of Dharamraj, who is an industrialist, and partners with Naglingam Reddy, Nagendra, and Dhanraj. Rajeshwar meets Bharati, who comes from a very poor family, and falls in love with her. Bharati's father is a schoolteacher, Vishnupratap, and has also to beg for food house to house to make ends meet. Bharati initially does not reciprocrate Rajeshwar's affection, but when she realizes that he really does love her, she too falls in love with him. Bharati's has a neighbor, Tilak, who is unemployed, and lives with his mother, Sharda, who works as a maidservant in a rich family's house. Tilak falls in love with the daughter, Rani, of this rich family. Both Rajeshwar and Tilak dislike each other. Then Dharamraj gets killed, and the evidence points towards Tilak. Tilak is arrested and unless he can gather evidence that clears him, he may face the death sentence.