Chhote Nawab Bollywood Hindi Movie 1961 by Mehmood Musical hit by RD Burman
Chhote Nawab (Chote Nawab) 1961 : This is one of the oldest classic Bollywood Movie Directed by S.A. Akbar.
This movie was made in 1961 under the banner of Mumtaz Films. Mehmood Ali was casted as Chote Nawab ,The lead hero of the Movie. Other Star cast includes Helen, Minoo Mumtaz, Johnny Walker, Ameeta, S N Banerjee, Anwar Hussain, Nasir Hussain (II), Jugnu, Achala Sachdev. The music of the movie became a great hit at that time and was composed by R D Burman (Music Director) written by Shailendra(Lyricists) and sung by Lata Mangeshkar and Modh Rafi (Singers).
Plot: Movie revolves around Mehmood (Chote Nawab) Who is Naive, milk-drinker, childlike born on Leap year i.e February 29th, Our Story begins in Lucknow where Bade Nawab is burdened by the upcoming birthday bash of his 5 going on 20 years old son Chhote Nawab . He’s advised by his personal Assistant Munshi Gyanchand (S.N. Banerjee) to keep it a low key affair but Safdar (Kumar) his son in law reminds him of his reputation which results in the Nawab taking out a loan from Bhagwati Prasad who’s out to exploit him, Nawab places his house as a collateral .Days after Chhote Nawab’s birthday celebration when he’s unable to pay back his loan, Bade Nawab suffers a hear attack when Bhagwati comes to reclaim his property.It turns out the idea to get bade Nawab to place his house as a collateral was a plan between Bhagwati and Safdar to usurp Nawabs wealth. However, Bhagwati cheats Safdar out of his share and ends up usurping Bade Nawab’s property leaving Safdar penniless. Angry and frustrated at being conned by Bhagwati, Safdar starts mistreating everyone around him including his wife (Minoo Mumtaz) and her brother Chhote Nawab. Unable to take Safdar’s humiliating treatments any more Chhote Nawab escapes to Mumbai.
He’s found roaming the streets of Mumbai by family friend Nawab Nazir (Nasir Hussain) who takes him home and offers his daughter Roshan N Hussain (Ameeta) as his fiancée . Chhote Nawab comes across as uncouth and after a humiliating episode Chhote Nawab subjects him to Roshan alongside Kanchan (Johnny walker) starts educating Chhote Nawab and transforms him from a bumpkin to a city Slicker. Alas all her hard work soon starts causing jealousy when Sophie (Helen) a night club dancer starts flirting with him. Chhote Nawab starts acting erratically and turns cold towards Roshan and her family, forgetting how they had helped him when he was down and out If all this wasn’t enough he gets in with the bad crowd when he becomes friends with Bihari (Anwar Hussain) a gambler whose company causes him to start visiting Kotha’s (brothels) as well as become a raging alcoholic. For rest watch the movie .
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