Welcome you all to an episode on Amitabh Bachchan’s filmy journey. Trust you are enjoying this journey with me. Today we are going to talk about one more film of Amitabh Bachchan and the name of the film is Ek Nazar.
Not many people have heard of this film Ek Nazar starring Amitabh Bacchan and JayaBachchan, released on 18th July in 1972 directed by B.R. Ishara. In this film Amitabh Bacchan is a son of a wealthy man who falls in love with a prostitute. The story revolves around the love between the two .
Raghunath Tyagi is a public prosecutor and is a wealthy man and his son Aakash is Amitabh Bachchan . Tyagi’s dream is to see his son Aakash become a big and well known lawyer like him but fate plays a different game as Aakash is not interested in law at all and turns out to become a poet who writes poetries. That’s not all ! there is a twist to the story. One day he hears a girl singing and he falls in love with the sweet voice. He gets to know her and she is Shabnam essayed by Jaya Bachchan. Shabnam is a prostitute by profession and due to which his father is against their relationship . Aakash leaves his parental home and Shabnam also gets out of the brothel and stops prostitution and wants to marry Aakash but she comes to know that she has been sold to a nawab by the brothel chief Amina.
When she confronts Amina she finds her dead and Shabnam is held responsible for the murder and is jailed. In this way there is a disruption in the love story between Shabnam and Aakash. Raghunath a selfish father and being the public prosecutor feels that Shabnam should be given life sentence or death sentence so that his son is free from that relationship and she would get out of his life permanently.
The main artists in this film are Amitabh Bachchan, Jaya Bachchan, Nadira and Tarun Bose. Music composed by Laxmikant Pyarelal. This film did not do too well at the box office but with this film the Amitabh Bachchan and Jaya Bachchan began their on screen chemistry and going forward they also had an off screen and they fell in love and got married !
So friends here we complete one more episode of Amitabh Bachchan’s filmy career and journey with this film Ek Nazar. So friends stay tuned as we bring you many more such interesting films of Amitabh Bachchan.
May 22, 2023