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      Bawarchi

      1972 2h 30m Comedy Drama Musical List
      Reviews 93% Audience Score 500+ Ratings Shivnath (Harindranath Chattopadhyay) is the head of the Sharma family, who are so thoroughly argumentative that they have succeeded in scaring away every single cook they've ever employed. So when plucky young chef Raghu (Rajesh Khanna) shows up, nobody expects him to last long. To their surprise, however, he proves remarkably adept at satisfying everyone's independent needs. No sooner do they think him their savior than all the jewelry suddenly disappears. Read More Read Less

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      Jimmy Cage Jimmy Cage Movie Reviews (YouTube) BAWARCHI is a warm, soothing and humorous film that gets its message across in an unobtrusive but clear way, never getting too silly or sentimental. Rated: 8/10 Dec 24, 2022 Full Review Read all reviews

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      Audience Member Classic cinema from the 70's - awesome family entertainment ...! Why cant anyone make movies like this one .... ? Rated 4 out of 5 stars 01/14/23 Full Review Audience Member One of my FAVs, All Time :) In modern times One Govinda-Karsihma starrer (Can't even remember it's name... One song was "Tere baap ke Darr Se") and One Sanjay Dutt-Urmila Matondkar (Khubsoorat) were versions of this classic Rajesh Khanna-Jaya Bhaduri aka Bachchan, H.N. Chattopadhyaya, Asrani entertainer. Still I see it occaisionally. Rated 4 out of 5 stars 02/09/23 Full Review Audience Member simplicity of life with lot of affection Rated 4.5 out of 5 stars 02/06/23 Full Review Audience Member one of my all time favourites! Rated 5 out of 5 stars 02/06/23 Full Review Audience Member Hrishikesh mukherjee had always hit the right notes at the right time....the way the messages were conveyed and the way the movie hilarious in every possible way makes it an evergreen one!! Rated 5 out of 5 stars 02/21/23 Full Review Audience Member Very Very good movie. Rated 5 out of 5 stars 01/24/23 Full Review Read all reviews Post a rating

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      Synopsis Shivnath (Harindranath Chattopadhyay) is the head of the Sharma family, who are so thoroughly argumentative that they have succeeded in scaring away every single cook they've ever employed. So when plucky young chef Raghu (Rajesh Khanna) shows up, nobody expects him to last long. To their surprise, however, he proves remarkably adept at satisfying everyone's independent needs. No sooner do they think him their savior than all the jewelry suddenly disappears.
      Director
      Hrishikesh Mukherjee
      Producer
      N.C. Sippy
      Genre
      Comedy, Drama, Musical
      Original Language
      Hindi
      Release Date (Streaming)
      Dec 13, 2016
      Runtime
      2h 30m