Ek Do Teen (1953)
(Certified: Mar 18, 1953)
Moti(Motilal) is a happy go lucky son of Seth Ramlal(Ramesh Thakur) who is a multimillionaire.One day Moti finds a beautiful wounded girl,Roma(Meena Shorey) on the road.He brings her to his house for treatment.Roma is the d/o Seth Madanlal(K.N.Dar).While Roma is recovering,love blooms between the two,which is not liked by Madanlal.However after some time the parents agree for their marriage and the date is fixed.
Just days befor the marriage Ramlal falls sick and dies,so the marriage is postponed.While dying Ramlal gives 3 advises to Moti-
1. Never Drink
2.Never have a paid woman and
3.Never tell a secter to a woman.
Moti decides to test these pieces of advise,along with his friend Hiralal(Majnu).They start drinking merrily,but one day the misbehave in a club and are put behind bars.So,Moti says this advice is right.Next they hire a woman for enjoyment.The woman seems to be good looking,good natured and well behaved.After few days,Moti sees the same woman in daytime in her house.Seeingb that she uses a wig,dentures and heavy make up and that she is a qerrulous woman,Moti decides that the second advice is also correct.
One day during a heated argument,Moti stabs Hiralal who dies of the wound.Moti hides his blood stained clothes and also tells Roma all about it.Roma keeps the secter for few days,but falls sick as she cant keep the secret anymore.She tells all about the murder to her best friend Rani(yashodhara Katju).Roma now gets well,but Rani falls sick after few days.She also tells this secret to her husband-who is DIG of Police.he takes action and Moti is arrested.
Moti and Hiralal had played a drama in fact.Hiralal was very much alive and hiding.Moti is prosecuted for murder and sentenced Death by hanging.he calls Roma and asks her to bring Hiralala.Hiralal is entangled in a love affair and disappears.The date of hanging nears.
Roma desperately searches for Hiralal.In that process once she steals a whole train,drives a bus,travels on a Railway trolley and even travels by Air.All these events are quite hilarious in the film amdthe public was happy to see all that.
Finally,Hiralal is traced and allis well in the end,Moti getting released with a court warning.
Thus Moti finds that all 3(EK,DO,TEEN) told by his father were right.