Action / Adventure / Crime (1976) 126 minutes ~ Color
Shobha lives a poor lifestyle along with her widower dad, Murari, in a village. One day a gypsy, Mangal, comes to her rescue when she is being chased by a bull, both continue to meet and fall in love with each other. Shortly thereafter she is abducted and taken to a man named Dildaar. Before she gets molested, she is rescued by Mangal, returns home to find that her father has passed away. When she refuses to marry Lalaji, he spreads rumors about her, and the villagers subsequently disown and blacklist her. She decides to go and live with Mangal, who is the son of Sardar Babbar, at the gypsy camp, but Mangal refuses to have to do anything with her. Subsequently Mangal returns to Shobha, apologizes, and both patch-up. Then Shobha’s life is shattered when she comes across evidence that it was actually Mangal who abducted her, while Mangal himself faces many challenges and may even be killed for betraying his people.
Director: Bolu Khosla (as Balu Khosla)
Writers: A.K. Aggarwal (story) (as A.K. Agarwal), Jayant Dharmadhikari (screenplay), Akhtar Romani (dialogue)
Stars: Feroz Khan, Rekha, Kamini Kaushal