A titanic clash between the two mighty thespians Dilip Kumar and Raj Kumar who were last seen together 32 years earlier in “Paigham”; A rich tale of valour and rivalry, the huge narrative canvas was controlled by performances that screamed drama. Manisha Koirala made a very promising debut. One of Ghai’s best.
Two close childhood friends, Veeru Singh and Rajeshwar Singh, become bitter enemies over misunderstandings created by Chuniya. So much so that they have divided their territories and will not permit anyone from one’s to cross over to the other’s without getting killed.
In this background, Vashu and Radha, who belong to different families’, the grandchildren of Veeru and Rajeshwar, fall in love and meet secretly. Old wounds, rivalries, and accusations surface when their love is discovered, and both are told not to see each other ever again, or else they will face certain death…
The music for the film was composed by the legendary duo of Laxmikant-Pyarelal, and the lyrics were written by another big name in Bollywood, Anand Bakshi.