Aa Gale Lag Jaa (1973)
Preeti es una estudiante de medicina que vive felizmente en Bombay con Heerachand, su viudo padre. Durante un viaje a Simla, conoce a Prem, todo un casanova que acabará conquistándola. Pero los planes del apuesto joven se verán truncados cuando el exigente Heerachand le niegue la mano de Preeti, alegando que no le considera digno para su hija. Una madre enferma y una carta que nunca será entregada, separarán a ambos definitivamente.
Pero años más tarde, Prem y Preeti estarán destinados a encontrarse nuevamente… Prem acompañado de un chiquillo con discapacidad, Rahul, y Preeti a punto de comprometerse con el Dr. Amar…
Aa Gale Lag Jaa (English language:Come, Embrace me) is a 1973 Hindi romantic film directed by Manmohan Desai based on a story by Smt. Jeevanprabha M. Desai. Starring Shashi Kapoor, Sharmila Tagore and Shatrughan Sinha.
The film became a box office hit. Sushma Shreshta received a Filmfare nomination as Best Female Playback Singer for the song «Tera Mujhse Hai.» Her nomination is the only Filmfare nomination for the film. This movie is very noted for its wonderful songs and was a hit. The famous song Jaane Tu Ya……..Jaane Na which was also sung in the movie of the same name is from this movie.
Preeti lives a wealthy lifestyle in Bombay along with her widower dad, Heerachand, and is a medical student. While on a trip to Simla, she meets and falls in love with a Casanova, Prem, and both get intimate. As Prem asks Heerachand for his daughter’s hand in marriage, the latter refuses, on the ground that he (Heerachand) does not consider him (Prem) worthy of her. As Prem challenges Heerachand regarding his daughter’s love for him, he leaves Preeti a note, explaining that her father refused the alliance and he was headed to meet his mother, who was urgently sick. Heerachand gets a hold of the letter before Preeti and changes the letter, writing that Prem went away as her father refused to provide any monetary compensation. Years later, both Prem and Preeti are fated to meet again. This time Prem is accompanied by a handicapped young lad, Rahul, while Preeti is about to get engaged to Dr. Amar. Preeti soon realizes that the reason Prem has re-appeared in her life to be near her nubile to-be sister-in-law, Tikki. The question remains what will she do under the circumstances to try and expose Prem as well as protect her past from Dr. Amar?