Armaan (1981 film)
Armaan is a Hindi Bollywood film direct by Anand Sagar, starring Raj Babbar, Shakti Kapoor, Shammi Kapoor, Ranjeeta Kaur, Dev Kumar, Deepak Parashar and as a guest star Kalpana Iyer and Prema Narayan in song "Mere Jaesi Haseena".
|Directed by||Anand Sagar|
|Produced by||Anand Sagar|
|Music by||Bappi Lahiri|
|Distributed by||Sagar Art Films Pvt. Ltd.|
Deepak Parashar plays a freedom fighter, Raj Babbar a bar owner, Ranjeeta Kaur the shared love interest, Shammi Kapoor the bar piano player and Shakti Kapoor the freeloading Portuguese Captain Gomes. Starts off in Dharampur, then migrates to Goa which is then under Portuguese occupation. The banter between Shammi Kapoor and Shakti Kapoor, referring to Captain Gomes as HK - Holy King to his face, Haram Khor (freeloader) behind his back, lends a comedic touch.
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|Released||31 December 1981|
All the songs in this film were composed by Bappi Lahiri, and the lyrics were written by Indeewar and Anjaan. The Bollywood disco song "Ramba Ho Ho Ho Samba Ho Ho Ho" was listed at #21 on Binaca Geetmala annual list 1981. Another popular song was "Mere Jaesi Haseena", a song in the Indian-Trinidadian hybrid style known as Chutney.
|1||Jeevan Mitana Hai||Kishore Kumar||Indeewar||08:27|
|2||Mere Jaisi Haseena||Sharon Prabhakar, Bappi Lahiri||Anjaan||07:20|
|3||Pyar Hi Jeene Ki Soorat||Kishore Kumar||Indeewar||05:11|
|4||Rambha Ho Ho Ho||Usha Uthup & Chorus||Indeewar||06:38|
|5||Tich Batna Di Jodi||Mahendra Kapoor, Minoo Purushottam||Kulwant Jani||08:31|
|6||Zindagi Ke Raaste Mein||Lata Mangeshkar||Indeewar||05:48|
- "Original Motion Pictures: Armaan (1981)". Saregama.
- "12 x 12: The 12 best Bollywood disco records". The Vinyl Factory. 28 February 2014.