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Do Matwale (1966)

  • Release Date1966
  • GenreAction
  • FormatB-W
  • LanguageHindi
  • Run Time110 mins
  • Length3906.02 metres
  • Number of Reels16
  • Gauge35mm
  • Censor RatingU
  • Censor Certificate Number48304
  • Shooting LocationRanjit Studios, Filmistan Studios

Amar and Jeewan are two friends. They came from the same village to the city of Bombay in search of work.

They tried their level best to secure work but did not succeed and they finished what they had and became paupers. It was difficult for them to go out of the house as they had no clothes to wear. To add to his, the creditors began to press them for payment and they had to put them off cleverly and pass on their time.

One day, Amar got a reward of Rs. 2500/- by defeating Black Shadow in wrestling. They became so happy with it, but by mistake of Jeevan the monies were lost. They again became penniless.

During this period they came across, Meena-the only daughter of Professor Sharma. Meena fell in love with Amar. She introduced Amar and Jeevan to her father who was making some important research on a formula. Madan the head of a notorious gang had an eye on the daughter of Professor and his research work. He wanted Meena and the formula. He spread a net to entrap the Professor and his daughter but all the time Amar and Jeevan foiled his attempts.

Ultimately Madan succeed in kidnaping Professor. He also took captive the mother and sister of Amar, who happened to come to the city on account of floods in the village.

Now it was a task of Amar and Jeewan to rescue Professor, the mother, the sister and the formula which Madan compelled Professor to complete threatening the life of Meena.

How did Amar and Jeewan rescue Professor, mother and sister?

What happened to the formula?

Could Madan succeed in his evil attempts?

You will find the answers to these clues in Rainbow Films'  "Do Matwale" which shall keep you spell bound at the heroic deeds of Amar and Jeewan.

(From the official press booklet)