Roti Kapada Aur Makaan

  • U (INDIA)
  • 1974

51 %

Roti Kapada Aur Makaan is a 1974 Hindi-language Drama Musical film written and directed by Manoj Kumar and produced by Manoj Kumar under the banner of Chandivali Studio in collaboration with Filmistan Studios, Mohan Studios, R.K. Studios and Rajkamal Studios. After the retirement of his dad, the onus is on Bharat to look after the Delhi-based family. He has two younger college-going brothers, Deepak and Vijay, and a sister of marriage age, Radha. Bharat is a graduate, but is unable to secure any employment, much to the frustration of his girlfriend, Sheetal. Vijay takes step to secure his own future, by turning to crime, which is strongly opposed by Bharat, and as a result Vijay leaves the house. Mohan is Sheetal's boss, and finds her very attractive. When he proposes marriage, she accepts, and soon both are engaged. This leaves Bharat devastated, unable to deal with life, and unable to afford the basic needs of Roti (food), Kapada (Clothing), and Makaan (Shelter), he must now decide to carry on honestly, or otherwise. Written by rAjOo ( Roti kapada aur makaan features Manoj Kumar in the title role along with an ensemble cast including Amitabh Bachchan, Shashi Kapoor, Zeenat Aman, Moushumi Chatterjee, Prem Nath and Dheeraj Kumar. The music was composed by Laxmikant Shantaram Kudalkar along with Pyarelal Ramprasad Sharma and Laxmikant-pyarelal. Cinematography was done by Nariman A. Irani and editing by Manoj Kumar. The motion picture has a running time of 161 mins. It was released on 18th October 1974. Distribution rights for the movie were acquired by V.I.P. Films.

Certificate U (INDIA)
Release Date 18 OCT 1974



Drama , Musical , Romance , Action

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