Basic info
  1. Director: Gulzar
  2. Country: India; Year: 1981; Language: Hindi; Color: Color
  3. Studio: A.R. Movies
  4. Producer: Jai Singh; Writer: Gulzar, William Shakespeare; Cinematographer: M. Sampat; Editor: Waman B. Bhosle, Gurudutt Shirali; Composer: Rahul Dev Burman
  5. Cast: Sanjeev Kumar, Moushumi Chatterjee, Deven Verma, Aruna Irani, Deepti Naval, Padma Chavan, Shammi, C.S. Dubey, Yunus Parvez, T.P. Jain, Raj Bharti, Ram Mohan, Kamaldeep, Utpal Dutt, Vasant, Bhola, Chandru, Prabhakar, Bhushan Banmali, Rajendra Singh, Parth Chakravarty, Ashish Chatterji, Govind Pandey, Singh, Kuldeep, Madan, Trilok Kapoor
The film is about two pairs of identical twins separated at birth and how their lives go haywire when they meet in adulthood. It is a remake of the 1963 Bengali language comedy film Bhrantibilas that is based on Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar’s Bengali novel by the same name which itself is based on Shakespeare’s play The Comedy of Errors.
Interesting links
  1. Article by Ziya Us Salam in The Hindu
  2. Cult classic ‘Angoor’ to finally make its stage debut – Midday
  3. Remembering Deven Verma – The Indian Express
Where to watch/buy?
  1. Watch on YouTube with English Subtitles
  2. Buy at Amazon