|Directed by||Raj Khosla|
|Produced by||Raj Khosla|
|Music by||Laxmikant Pyarelal|
|Release dates||5 December 1969|
Do Raaste (Two roads) is a 1969 Indian Hindi film directed by Raj Khosla. It stars Rajesh Khanna as the dutiful son and Mumtaz as his love interest. Balraj Sahni and Kamini Kaushal play the eldest son and his wife. Prem Chopra plays the wayward son with Bindu as his wife who creates disputes.
The story was based on the trials and tribulations of a lower-middle-class family. It placed emphasis on respect for elders, the paramount status of the mother, the sanctity of the joint family and the supremacy of relations that are stronger than ties of blood.
The film became a blockbuster at the box office.
- Rajesh Khanna ... Satyen Gupta
- Mumtaz ... Reena
- Balraj Sahni ... Navendu Gupta
- Prem Chopra ... Birju Gupta
- Kamini Kaushal ... Madhvi Gupta
- Veena... Mrs. Gupta (Satyen's mother)
- Asit Sen ... Alopee Prasad
- Mehmood Jr. ... Raju Gupta
- Bindu ... Neela Alopee Prasad
- Jayant ... Khan
|Genre||Feature film soundtrack|
|1||"Bindiya Chamkegi"||Lata Mangeshkar|
|2||"Yeh Reshmi Zulfen"||Mohammed Rafi|
|3||"Chup Gaye Sare Nazare (Dil Ne Dil Ko Pukara)"||Lata Mangeshkar, Mohammed Rafi|
|4||"Khiza Ke Phool Mere Naseeb Mein"||Kishore Kumar|
|6||"Apni Apni Biwi Pe"||Lata Mangeshkar|
Awards and nominations
- Filmfare Best Story Award-Chandrakant Kakodkar
- Filmfare Nomination for Best Film
- Filmfare Nomination for Best Director-Raj Khosla
- Filmfare Nomination for Best Supporting Actress-Bindu
- Filmfare Nomination for Best Music-Laxmikant Pyarelal
- Filmfare Nomination for Best Lyricist-Anand Bakshi for the song "Bindiya Chamkegi"
- Filmfare Nomination for Best Female Playback Singer-Lata Mangeshkar for the song "Bindiya Chamkegi"
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