S06E10: Manzil (1979) - Sexy, Angry Amitabh Bachchan

Manzil is a 1979 Indian Hindi action drama film directed by Bas Chatterjee. The story of the movie starts with a young man (Amitabh Bachchan) having big dreams. He falls for a rich girl (Moushumi Chaterjee). She falls for him as well. He pretends to be rich not to disappoint her and takes help from his friend who was a Chartered Accountant, for suit, car and flat, claiming all as his own.  (Source:Wikipedia). You can listen and subscribe to our podcast on iTunes / Stitcher / TuneIn or on YouTube. You can also listen to this episode right here on this player below.

Podcast Episode Summary:

  • We talk about how Amitabh's character in the movie and wonder if he is meant to be written as a good person or a man with questionable morals?
  • We talk about all the products in the 1970s that were mentioned in the movie
  • We talk about India in the 70s

Other than the song, I did not remember the story - Tanvi

Amitabh Bachchan really is flawless - Tanvi

This is my comfort movie- Flo

The way Amitabh portrays vulnerability is just so good -Flo