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China Town is a 1962 Indian action/thriller directed by Shakti Samanta. Shekhar (Shammi Kapoor) is a young singer living with his widowed mother in Darjeeling. He is in love with a young woman named Rita (Shakila), who is the only daughter of a wealthy man. Her father disapproves of Shekhar and wants her to marry a wealthy businessman named Chowdhry, who lives in Calcutta. Rita wants Shekhar to find a better job to satisfy her father, but he is content with singing. Rita's father moves her to Calcutta with him to be closer to Chowdhry. Shekhar decides to follow them, which leads her father to have him arrested. The police notice that Shekhar looks a lot like a China Town gangster named Mike (also played by Shammi Kapoor), who they have arrested but refuses to talk. Shekhar agrees to help the police by posing as Mike and going undercover in the China Town criminal underground, which he finds out is both exciting and dangerous, and the experience changes his whole life.moreless
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