Shamlal is an educated young man who is employed in the construction business by Ratanlal. Shamlal is also the union leader, and would like Ratanlal to enforce measures for workers' safety. Before he could ensure this, Shamlal is accidentally killed, leaving behind his wife, Parvati, and young son, Rakesh. Rakesh is in trauma because of an incident, and this trauma is repeated in his mind everytime his mother comes near him. Parvati is instructed to keep away from Rakesh, and Rakesh is adopted by Robert and his wife, Kathy, and they re-name him Rocky. Years later Rocky has grown up without knowing who his birth mother is. Rocky lifestyle is carefree, until he falls in love with Renuka. It is then he learns that he is really Rakesh, and that his mother is still alive, and his father did not die accidentally, but was murdered. Rocky sets out to avenge his father's dead, not knowing that his days, along with those of his near and dear ones, may also be numbered.
Did You Know?
Anil Kapoor auditioned for the small role of Sanjay Dutt's friend in the latter's debut film Rocky, in struggling days. He was rejected. Gulshan Grover bagged the role afterwards. See more
In the song "Aa Dekhen Zara", Sanjay Dutt lip-sync's the lines sung by Kishore Kumar while Shakti Kapoor lip-sync's the lines sung by R.D. Burman, but this is erroneously reversed for one stanza. See more