The movie title ‘Bandh Nylonche’ itself is twisted from the original phrase ‘Bandh Reshamache’, which denotes that ‘relationships are like silk strands, very delicate’. So ‘Bandh Nylonche’ means that the relationships in the technologically advanced worlds are becoming artificial, selfish, deteriorating and fake.
A theatre stalwart (Natsamrat – King of the stage) entangled in the shackles of his characters battles personal problems after retiring from acting. 'Natsamrat' as a work of art has a legacy of great names associated with it. Starting with V. V. Shirwadkar who penned the words, the play version had legends like Dr. Shriram Lagoo, Datta Bhat and Satish Dubhashi enacting the part. With the screen version, Nana Patekar has set a new benchmark for himself as well as others in terms of acting.