S06E13: Laawaris (1981) - Sexy, Angry Amitabh Bachchan

Laawaris (transl. Orphan) is an 1981 Indian drama film directed by Prakash Mehra. Laawaris is a story of an orphan Heera, played by Amitabh Bachchan who is disowned by his father (Amjad Khan) before birth and the struggles he goes through to establish his legitimacy in society (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 Amitabh's baritone and how he uses it effectively
  • We talk about Suresh Oberoi ;)
  • We talk about how different Kader Khan's writing is in this movie

People still love him and he deserves everything he has - Flo

Masala movies need to be made with conviction - Tanvi

Zeenat's acting has actually improved in this movie - Flo