This emotionally charged romantic tale follows the fluctuating fortunes in the life of Subir (Amitabh Bachchan) is a professional singer whose career is soaring. He does not plan to marry – until he meets Uma (Jaya Bhaduri), a sweet village girl who also sings. Subir is captivated by her enchanting and pure voice, finding himself madly in love in no time at all, and ends up marrying Uma.
After he returns to Mumbai with his new bride, Subir continues as a singer and also fosters Uma's singing career. His career falters, however, just as Uma's singing career begins to thrive. Eventually, she becomes more famous than her husband, sparking jealousy from Subir. His pride and jealousy tear the marriage apart. The question becomes whether Subir can overcome his jealousy.
This emotionally charged tale reaches a very sensitive situation when the couple separates and Uma has a miscarriage. Will the couple reunite again? Is there any possibility of them finding enough acceptance and understanding in each other to sing together again?
Did you know?
This movie was a turning point in the career of actress Bindu, who, for the first time, played a sympathetic character. Previously, she was known for playing vamps/cabaret dancers, such as in Amitabh's star-making hit Zanjeer (1973). Read More