Gol Maal (1979)

Comedy music/World cinema 2h 24m
Cast: Amol Palekar, Bindiya Goswami, Deven Verma, Shubha Khote, Dina Pathak, Manju Singh, Utpal Dutt
Genre: Comedy music/World cinema
Duration: 2h 24m
Producer: N.C Sippy
Music Director(s): Rahul Dev Burman
Lyricist(s): Gulzar (Sampooran Singh Kalra)
Release Date: 20 Apr, 1979
Filming Location: Mumbai, India


Cast and Crew

Ram Prasad Dasharath Prasad Sharma
Buaji Kalindi
Ratna Sharma
Kamala Srivastav (as Dina Phathak)
Doctor Kedar Mama (as David)
Bade Babu
Bhavani Shankar


  • Deven Varma: First I thought I could direct your movie myself but now I think we have to get some big director from some hit movie; because their is no logic in your story anymore.


  • This movie inspired Rohit Shetty's movie Bol Bachchan, released in 2012.
  • Amitabh Bachchan had a cameo in this movie. He was also seen in the 2012 remake of this movie (Bol Bachchan) making his cameo in the promotional music video.
  • The Director, Hrishikesh Mukherjee, filmed almost the entire film around his own bungalow at Bandra, in Mumbai in 40 days.
  • The song "Sab Golmaal Hain" was used in the film Hera Pheri.
  • There is a common scene in JURMANA and GOL MAAL in the shooting studio.