Vishwasghaat

Vishwasghaat, India, 20 May 1977

Mahesh returns to India after a long time abroad, and makes the disillusioning discovery that his father makes his fortune in illegal goods. Righteously disavowing his family wealth, Mahesh marries Seema and begins a life of simplicity, but when his father's attempt at atonement results in tragedy, Mahesh must ultimately take up arms to defend his family.

  • Genre: Action
  • Runtime: 119 Minutes
  • Director: Mahesh Bhatt

Story

Mahesh has returned home from overseas to his home country, India, along with the girl he plans to marry, Seema. He is greeted at the airport by his dad's assistant, Mack, and subsequently by his dad. His dad and mom, Saroj welcome their son home, and approve of his girlfriend, and look forward to marrying the two of them. But Seema wants her future husband not to be dependent on his wealthy father, but instead but a living for himself, to which Mahesh agrees. When he starts to look for a job, he is at first amazed and then astounded as to his father's popularity. And then someone named Uday tells Mahesh the truth about his father. What is the truth, and what are the consequences of this knowledge?