Mera Naam Joker is regarded as one of Raj Kapoor's finest works today with film experts labeling it as a 'misunderstood masterpiece'.
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Movie : Mera Naam Joker My Name is Joker
Year : 1970
Cast : Raj Kapoor, Dharmendra, Rishi, Mukri, Manoj Kumar, Rajendra Kumar, Simi, Padmini
Music : Shanker Jaikishan
Story-Screenplay : Khwaja Ahmad Abbas
Direction : Raj Kapoor
Producer : Raj Kapoor
Genre : Drama, Comedy
Runtime : 255 minutes
Release Date : 18 December 1970
Mera Naam Joker is Raj Kapoor's Magnum Opus, a film about the life of a clown who must make his audience laugh at the cost of his own sorrows. Raju (Raj Kapoor) is the eternal clown who follows his father's footsteps in entertaining the world, much against his mother's wishes. On this journey, to becoming the most loved clown in the world of circus, Raju falls in love with three beautiful women, only to be left heartbroken by their ambition and hunger far success, where there is no room for a simple man. Mera Naam Joker is a story of the world of circus, where "The Show Must Go On", no matter what life offers.
The circus came to town and, this time, announced an unusual programme - the last performance of the famous clown, RAJOO, whom everyone believed to have retired. Three women came to the circus by special invitation - Mary, a grey-haired lady teacher with her husband, David. Marina, a Russian Woman, past her youth, but still very beautiful. Mina, a film star, at the age of retirement, accompanied by her former actor Producer Mr. Kumar.
Format : Blu-ray
Language : Hindi
Video Encoding : All Regions, NTSC, 16:9 Widescreen
Audio Encoding: 5.1 Dolby Digital
Subtitles : English
Label : Shemaroo