Ankhiyon Ke Jharokhon Se
is a 1978 Hindi
film loosely based on Erich Segal
’s popular romantic novel Love Story
. Unlike in the novel, the man's parents approve of the relationship of the young couple, and the period of hardship faced does not come till the end. Its plot is also similar to the novel "A Walk To Remember".
Arun, the son of a Barrister father, and self-proclaimed prince of the male students find his pride and huge ego crushed when he stood second in the Terminal Examination to Lily Fernandes, the simple and modest daughter of an ordinary nurse in a private nursing home. This was taken as a defeat for Arun, who then decided to nurse a personal vendetta to try and bring Lily's growing popularity in school down, Lily, however, tolerates him and his friends' remarks and sarcasm as she bore no grudge against him.
As time went on, they gradually discovered the basic qualities of their opponents, one becoming the admirer of the other. Arun and Lily visited beautiful places together on weekends to get to know each other more. Lily's mother was the first person to notice that a deep love had developed between her daughter and Arun. She felt worried, because even though Arun was madly in love with her daughter, social status had to be considered. Despite this, Arun's father approved and presented a proposal to Lily's mother to have their children marry.
When everything was set up, Lily fell ill and was discovered to have Leukemia
. Everyone tried to save... Read More