Embedded with laughs, this upbeat romantic drama follows the trials and triumphs in the life of Arjun (Amitabh Bachchan), who is brought up by his Daddu (paternal grandfather) (Om Prakash). His Daddu decides for him to go to the city in search of a new job and life. While in the city he meets up with Bhairon (Ram Sethi), who guides him into an interview in a 5-star hotel owned by Raja (Shashi Kapoor).
While in the hotel, Arjun meets Poonam (Smita Patil) and falls in love with her. During this time, many attempts are made to kill Raja by Girdhar Singh (Satyendra Kapoor) and his son (Ranjeet).
The blame for these murders falls on Raja's mother (Waheeda Rehman), who is actually Arjun's mother. Realising all this Arjun takes an oath, no matter what happens, he will not let any harm come to Raja. As these attempts are being made, can Arjun thwart them all?
Did you know?
This movie was remade in Tamil under the title Velaikaran (1986), by veteran director S.P. Muthuraman, with Rajnikanth and Sarath Babu in Amitabh Bachchan and Shashi Kapoor's role respectively and was a huge hit. Read More