Super Star Rajesh Khanna

Super Star Rajesh Khanna

Friday, March 21, 2008

Roti - 1974


Star Cast: :

  • Super Star Rajesh Khanna...... Mangal Singh
  • Mumtaz...... Bijli
  • Nirupa Roy...... Malti
  • Paintal...... Headmaster
  • Jagdeep...... Khadak Singh
  • Om Parkesh...... Lalaji
  • Vijay Arora...... Shravan
  • Sujit Kumar...... Police Inspector
  • Jeevan
  • Asrani...... Ramu (Guest Appearance)
  • Jeetendra...... Himself (Guest Appearance)
  • Pinchoo Kapoor...... Suraj
  • Viju Khote...... Doctor
  • Parveen Paul
  • Jagdish Raaj...... Police Inspector
  • Shyam Kumar...... (as Sham Kumar)
  • Madhoo
  • Master Ravi
  • Master Tito...... (as Master Titoo)
  • Avinash
 Other Film Crew's :

  • Producer : Rajni Desai
  • Director : Manmohan Desai
  • Choreography : Kamal
  • Action : Mansoor
  • Editor : Kamalakar
  • Screenplay : Prayag Raj
  • Sound : Ghanshyam
  • Dialogue : Akhtar Ul Imman and Kader Khan
  • Story / Writer : Akhtar Ul Imman

Summary :

Mangal Singh (Rajesh Khanna) has been a career criminal, whose criminal career began to steal food and to keep from starving, and thence got him in deeper and deeper in the criminal world. His crimes have caught up with him and he is sentenced to be hanged. He dramatically escapes with the help of underworld don, Suraj (Pinchoo Kapoor), and is on the run from the police. He lands up ...( show more ) in a small village in Northern India, and becomes a school-teacher with the help of local restauranteur, Bijli (Mumtaz). He takes on the identity of Ramu, a friend of Shravan, and goes to live with Shravan's parents, Lalaji (Om Prakash) and Malti (Nirupa Roy), little knowing that they are the parents of a man he killed while escaping from the police.

 Music Sound Track :

"Gore Rang Pe Na Itna"
By Kishore Kumar and Lata Mangeshkar
"Naach Meri Bulbul"
By Kishore Kumar
"Phoolon Ke Saath"
By Lata Mangeshkar
"Yaar Hamari Baat Suno"
By Kishore Kumar
"Yeh Public Hai"
By Kishore Kumar

Remake :

The film was later remade in Telugu as Neram Nadi Kadu Akalidi (1976) starring N.T. Rama Rao.

Awards :

  • Filmfare Best Editing Award - Kamlakar Karkani

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