Starring Amitabh Bachchan and his real-life wife Jaya Bachchan the 1973 film Abhimaan was one of the much talked about movie of that year. When released the audience found similarities between the on screen and off screen images of Bachchan couple. But it is said that the story was roughly based on the life of singer Kishore Kumar and his first wife, Ruma Ghosh. Other cast includes Asrani, Bindu and A.K. Hangal.
Directed by Hrishikesh Mukherjee the film was noted mostly for its excellent songs composed by S. D. Burman and written by Majrooh Sultanpuri. Mohammed Rafi, Lata Mangeshkar, and Kishore Kumar rendered voice to the hit songs like "Tere Mere Milan Ki Yeh Raina" and "Meet Na Mila Re Man Ka."