His presence, backed by the music, remained the main source of strength for a movie's success". In desperate need of a job, unemployed Ravi (Jeetendra) goes to his maternal uncle (A.K. Madhu's ill fate brings Kailash to Dinanath's house. An excellent review and summing up of the movie. Keep track of everything you watch; tell your friends. At the station she meets an old friend, Poonam (Naaz), a widow and a mother of a child a few months old, who is on her way to meet her in-laws for the first time. Madhu leaves Kamal's home in shame and reaches Poonam's in-laws. The film starred his father Rakesh Roshan. Many of the stars who have reigned in the film industry have started their careers as child artistes. She knows that her end is near, so she makes Madhu promise that she will assume Poonam's identity, bring Munna up and continue life in Poonam's in-law's house. He wants him to be a businessman like himself. The film is among the 17 consecutive hits of Khanna between 1969 and 1971 and is the second of four films in which he was paired with Parekh. WhenÂ Honey's marriaged to Akhtar failed, she took up writing.Â She has penned scripts for Lamhe and Darr, and tried her hand with direction with Armaan (Anil Kapoor [Images], Preity Zinta [Images]) as well. If you've binged every available episode of the hit Disney Plus series, then we've got three picks to keep you entertained. She was only 17 when she made her adult debut inÂ Zamane Ko Dikhana Hai (1981), directed by Nasir Hussain and starring Rishi Kapoor [Images]. Now, the actor is trying his hand in direction with the animated film, Roadside Romeo, under the Yash Raj banner. At the age of 13, she starred opposite Kamal Haasan [Images] and Rajnikanth's Moondru Mudichu (1976), directed by K Balachander. Sadhna Patel. This is perhaps Asha Parekh's last starring role and she converges all of her emotions and essence into it portraying a woman living a lie. Kamal keeps visiting the house as he was the son of Dinanath's best friend. She returned to the movies when she was 16 years old, and starred in Seeta Aur Geeta, Amar Prem and Kati Patang. Neetu started her career with Dus Lakh (1966) at the age of eight. Poonam has lost her limbs. Kati Patang (1970) Plot. Showing all 5 items Jump to: Summaries (4) ... A runaway bride promises her dying widowed friend that she will assume her identity and look after her infant child. She was especially close to Ashatai and bagged a role on her recommendationÂ in Dev Anand's [Images] Ishq Ishq Ishq (1975). Mahadvi repents and decides to go back to her uncle who has committed suicide after humiliation. You can also view the crew by department using the drop-down menu. Supposedly based on a story by Gulshan Nanda, which it appears, does also have germs from the Cornell Woolrich book I Married a Dead Man (also made into a film No Man of Her Own starring Barbara Stanwyck), Kati Patang makes for immensely engaging viewing looking at Rajesh Khanna at his peak as the ultimate romantic hero. She convinces Madhu to go with her. When he realises what the matter really is, he accepts Madhavi and makes her the guardian of the Dinanath property which will be inherited by Munna. So convincing were his expressions. The sisters were so sort-after that sometimes, scripts were written keeping them in mind. They hug. Your uncle will kill himself and … Shattered, she decides to leave town to start life afresh elsewhere. The film bombed. Parekh started her career as a child actress with the screen name, ‘Baby Asha Parekh.’ She acted in “Maa (1952)” at the age of 10. A reclusive, depressed man and a bubbly young woman fall in love but then find out that she has cancer. RD Burman’s music is a big, big asset. The movie also stars Nazir Hussain, Bindu, Prem Chopra, Daisy Irani and Sulochana Latkar. Little surprise then that the film was a huge, huge success at the box office helping Rajesh Khanna consolidate the super stardom, he acquired the previous year with Aradhana. Kati Patang (lit. Mrs. Dinanath accuses Poonam for what has happened and she is imprisoned. At 16, she made her adult debut with Himesh Reshammiya's [Images] Aap Ka SuroorÂ - The Moviee-The Real Luv Story. Still… The fact that Kamal is the man she rejected and left at the mandap lends a further dimension to their romance. But it was Prem Rog, which released the next year,Â that made her a star. Welcome to the complete cast and crew page for Kati Patang (1971) on Cinestaan.com. Meanwhile, her long-lost twin sister Geeta grows up to be a gutsy street-performer. She learns that Kamal is the very man with whom her marriage was arranged. She learns that Kamal is the very man with whom her marriage was arranged. Kamal keeps visiting the house as he was the son of Dinanath's best friend. Heartbroken and dejected, she returns to her uncle, who had committed suicide from the humiliation. She then decides to leave the town on her way meets and old friend a widowed Poonam in the train an her son Munna. 'The Severed Kite') is a 1971 Indian Hindi-language musical drama film produced and directed by Shakti Samanta.It was a box office success. Naseeruddin Shah apologizes after calling Rajesh Khanna a poor actor, Our Favorite Movies with Vibrant Holi Scenes, Films for which RD Burman must have won Best Music Director Award. However, he eventually realises the truth and gets Shabnam and Kailash arrested for their evil intentions and Madhavi is freed. On one level, while the film was lauded in its time that it dared to support widow remarriage, one has to say this gives the film a couple of undue brownie points as ultimately since Madhu’s true identity is found out and she gets her love in the end, it is not really a situation of widow remarriage and the issue is thus conveniently avoided. She also bagged a few films in regional languages like Desamuduru (Telugu) and Sarvam (Tamil). Madhu has no choice but to give in to a dying mother's wish. He had cast her in his earlier film, the under-rated Pagla Kahin Ka.. Directed by (1) Writing credits (2) Cast (22) Produced by (1) Music by (1) Cinematography by (1) Film Editing by (1) Art Direction by (1) Makeup Department (6) Production Management (3) Second Unit Director or Assistant Director (3) Art Department (3) Kati Patang was adapted from the novel of the same name by Gulshan Nanda. If you want to help keep us going strong and putting out good, informed content on cinema, please consider a small donation by contacting us. Kamal drops her to her in laws place but is a frequent visitor to their house due his old relationship with the family. Written by Aamir Khan's Taare Zameen ParÂ is a sensitive story about a child, Darsheel Safary and his simple life.