Sindoor (1987) (Hindi Film / Bollywood Movie / Indian Cinema DVD)
The classic Bollywood musical SINDOOR is a soap-opera-like melodrama about the fragile bonds of love and family. Laxmi (Jaya Prada) is half of a famous singing couple when both her relationship and career are destroyed by the jealous machinations of her would-be suitor, Vijay (Sashi Kapoor). Years later, Laxmi is remarried and raising a stepdaughter, Lalita (Neelam), when Vijay returns to the scene to meddle in her new family's affairs and once again threaten her domestic happiness.
About the Actor
A Sagittarian, Govinda was born on 21st December 1963 in Vihar, Thane, Mumbai. He was named Govind Arun Ahuja. His father was a Punjabi Arun Kumar Ahuja, who was an actor in the forties. His mother Nirmala came from Banaras and was a classical singer and dancer. She was also an actress and was cast opposite his father in the movie Savera and they got married in 1941. His fathers attempt at producing a movie failed after which he faced some health issues and the family moved to Virar. Govinda was rumoured to be interested in his co-star Neelam but he married Sunita in 1987. She was his maternal uncle Anand Singhs wifes sister. They have two children Narmada and Yashvardhan. He hosted the television show Jeeto Chappard Phardke on Sony Entertainment Television in 2001. He also has to his credit the 2007 Most Stylish Comeback Award at the MTV Lycra Style Awards. Govinda is a supported of the Congress Party. He was a Member of Parliament for Mumbai North, India in 2004.He won the seat with 50000 votes. He quit politics in 2008. Govindas first movie was Ilzaam in 1986 with Neelam that became a big hit. Love 86 released later that year was also a success. He acted in movies like Khudgarz (1987), Hatya (1988), Do Qaidi (1989) and Izzatdaar (1990).
Top customer reviews
The film also has excellent soundtracks and great dance performances from Govinda and Neelam whom were a trendy pair during that era. This is also the first time you will see Shashi Kappoor and Jayaprada both paired together.