Theater:Hero No 1 (1997)90s, Comedy, Movies | June 11, 2012 at 8:41 am
Hero No.1 is a 1997 bollywood comedy film directed by David Dhawan. It stars Govinda and Karishma Kapoor in lead roles. Most of the film’s story is inspired by Bawarchi, a comedy film directed by Hrishikesh Mukherjee.Two young Indians, Meena and Rajesh, meet in Europe and fall in love with each other, promising to get married when they return back to India. When they return home, Rajesh tells his dad about Meena, and they go to meet with Meena’s dad. During this meeting, both fathers get into an argument, and refuse to permit the young couple to get married. No amount of persuasion gets them to change their minds. Then Rajesh, with Meena’s help, decides to work as a servant in Meena’s household – with a view of winning over her father, and thus finding a solution to their wedding problems. Will Rajesh succeed in fooling Meena’s shrewd father?.Rajesh thinks that his father Dhanraj is too strict and hence flees to Europe. Dinanath , the patriarch of a joint family sends his granddaughter Meena to Europe for studies. Rajesh and Meena meet in Europe and fall in love. Rajesh patches up with his father who agrees to go to Meena’s house to ask her hand in marriage. But as fate would have it, Dhanraj and Dinanath get into an unfortunate quarrel without knowing each other’s true identity. As a result the proposed relationship breaks. To rectify the situation Rajesh enters Meena’s house as a servant and starts his mission of impressing her family to win her over.