|Movie Name||Dosti (1964)|
|Movie Genre||Drama Movie Musical Movie|
|Directed by||Satyen Bose|
|Produced by||Tarachand Barjatya|
|Music Director||Laxmikant Pyarelal|
|Star Cast||Sushil Kumar, Sudhir Kumar , Sanjay Khan, Leela Chitnis, Abhi Bhattacharya, Nana Palshikar, Moolchand, Johnny Whisky , Maqsood, Baby Farida, Uma Rajoo,|
|Release Date||06 Nov, 1964 (India)|
|Box Office Collection||4 Cr. Approximately (Worldwide)|
|Rating||IMDB: 8.4 Bollywood Product: 9|
Dosti (1964) is a Musical Friendship Drama Black & White Hindi Movie released on 6 November, 1964. The movie was produced by Tarachand Barjatya (Rajshri Production) and directed by Satyen Bose. The movie became a Blockbuster by earning Rs. 2 Cror and also became one of the Top Ten Highest Grossing Bollywood Movies of the year 1964.
Dosti (1964) was nominated for seven categories in 12th Filmfare Awards in 1965 and won six of them including Best Film, Best Music Director-Laxmikant-Pyarelal, Best Story-Ban Bhatt, Best Dialogue-Govind Moonies, Best Playback Singer-Mohammed Rafi and Best Lyricist-Majrooh Sultanpuri for Chahoonga Main Tujhe. Satyen Bose was also nominated for Best Director but the award went to Raj Kapoor for Sangam. Dost was remade in 1977 in Malyalam and Telugu as Sneham.
Dosti (1964) Movie Plot: Dosti is a story of two young boys Ramu (Sushil Kumar) and Mohan (Sudhir Kumar). Ramu’s one leg is badly injured in an accident which compels him to cripple with the help of supportive system. Mohan is a blind person whose sister Meena (Uma Rajoo) has moved towards Mumbai to become a nurse to earn some money for the treatment of his brother.
Both Ramu and Mohan meet and team up where Ramu plays Harmonica and Mohan sings for collection of money for their day to day life. Both befriend with a little girl Manjula (Baby Farida) sister of rich person Ashok (Sanjay Khan). Meena also work as a Nurse in Ashok’s house and in a relationship with him. In the meantime Ramu gets admitted in a School and comes out as a brilliant student but unfortunately he is arrested by the Police on some falls allegations. One of his teachers Sharma Jee (Nana Palishkar) gets his bail and forbids him to make any contact with Mohan.
Mohan starts singing alone and one day he meets his sister Meena who refuses to accept his as her brother in front of Ashok as she is ashamed of seeing as a beggar. However, later she tells Ashok about his brother who assures him to find him for her.
But things are not going to be easy for both Mohan and Ramu. Sharma Jee dies soon and Ramu decides to drop his final examinations due to lack of money for fees. Mohan comes to know the situation and collects money for Ramu by singing and begging and deposits fees for Ramu who knows nothing about it. But in the process of earning money by continuously singing and begging Mohan falls ill and is admitted to hospital.