Anthony Yaar? film narrates the tale of a baby who was abandoned in a boat by the seashore, close to a fishing hamlet. The baby is adopted by the church nearby and he grows up under the care of the priest there. He becomes one in the village, joins the men for fishing and shows very little interest in studies. Good at heart and hard working, he provides much needed help to many people in and around the hamlet.
Mallika Kapur is a young college student from a wealthy family. While researching the lives of fishermen she comes across Shaam and is instantly attracted to this man with a heart of gold. But, her family is expectedly dead against her wishes and they try to finish off Shaam forever. Does that happen? Is he killed, does he come back?.