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Directed by Anil Ganguly
Produced by Rajani Ganguly
Written by Madan Joshi (dialogue)
Screenplay by Sachin Bhowmik
Story by Ranjan Roy
Starring Anil Kapoor,
Amrita Singh,
Utpal Dutt,
Deven Verma
Narrated by Shilpa Pednekar
Music by Bappi Lahiri
Anjaan (lyrics)
Cinematography P. Subedar
Edited by Waman Bhosle
Guru Dutt Shirali
Release date(s)
  • 31 January 1985 (1985-01-31) (India)
Running time 150 minutes
Country India India
Language Hindi

Saaheb is a 1985 Hindi movie directed by Anil Ganguly. The film stars Anil Kapoor, Raakhee, Amrita Singh, Utpal Dutt, Biswajit, Vijay Arora, Deven Verma, A. K. Hangal and Dilip Dhawan. The music is by Bappi Lahiri. It is an adaptation of Bengali movie named "saheb" (1981), directed by Bijoy Bose. The film was remade in Kannada as Karna with Vishnuvardhan playing the lead role.

Anil Kapoor plays Saaheb, the youngest son of the family. He is focused on football, his passion. Due to this, everyone in the family constantly tells him he is no good. However when circumstances demand, he gives up his kidney to fund his sister's marriage, at the cost of his football career.

The movie has catchy songs like - "Yaar Bina Chain Kahan Re" and "Kya Khabar Kya Pata" - which remain popular to this day.



  • Director – Anil Ganguly
  • Story – Ranjan Roy
  • ScreenplaySachin Bhowmik
  • Dialogue – Madan Joshi
  • Producer – Rajani Ganguly, R. M. Valia, Rupa K. Gandhi
  • Production Company – R. V. Films
  • Presenter – Shilpa Pednekar
  • Cinematographer – P. Subedar
  • Editor – Waman B. Bhosle, Guru Dutt Shirali
  • Art Director – Bijoy Ghosh
  • Costume Designer – Jasbir Valia
  • Costume and Wardrobe – Ashok Bhonsle, Dilip Bhonsle
  • Action Director – Manek Irani
  • Choreographer – Kamal, Sujatha
  • Music Assistant – Anil Mohile, Arun Paudwal, Bansari Lahiri, Surendra Singh Sodhi
  • Music DirectorBappi Lahiri
  • LyricistAnjaan
  • Playback SingersAsha Bhosle, Bappi Lahiri, S. Janaki, Kishore Kumar


All lyrics written by Anjaan, all music composed by Bappi Lahiri.

No. Title Singer(s) Length
1. "Chalte Chalte Leharon Ke Saath"   Kishore Kumar 7:30
2. "Jawan Hai Dil Jawan Hain Hum"   S. Janaki 4:40
3. "Kya Khabar Kya Pata"   Kishore Kumar, Chorus 6:35
4. "Tuku Tuku Pyar Karoongi"   Asha Bhosle 4:30
5. "Yaar Bina Chain Kahan Re"   Bappi Lahiri, S. Janaki 4:40
6. "Tuku Tuku Pyar Karoongi" (Sad) Asha Bhosle 1:00

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