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Leader (1964)

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Meet Vijay Khanna, educated law graduate; publisher of "Leader"; mischief monger; trouble-maker; maker of revolutionary and hilarious speeches; contemptuous of politicians; attracted to the... See full summary »

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Vijay Khanna
Vyjayanthimala ...
Princess Sunita (as Vyjayantimala)
Jayant ...
Diwan Mahendranath
Nasir Hussain ...
Mr. Khanna (as Nazir Husain)
D.K. Sapru ...
King of Shah Garh (as Sapru)
Hiralal ...
Kharga - killer
Amar
Jankidas ...
Mr. Ghatak
P. Kailash
Jagdish Sethi
Leela Mishra ...
Mrs. Khanna (as Leela Misra)
Merlyn ...
(as Merilyn)
Motilal ...
Acharya
Ram Avtar ...
(as Ravavtar)
Mirza Musharraf
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Meet Vijay Khanna, educated law graduate; publisher of "Leader"; mischief monger; trouble-maker; maker of revolutionary and hilarious speeches; contemptuous of politicians; attracted to the princess of Shah Garh, Sunita; masquerades as the son of an industrialist; and who is wanted by the police for the brutal and daring murder of one of India's leading politicians'. Written by rAjOo (gunwanti@hotmail.com)

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one of the best flicks i saw
21 June 2004 | by (London, uk) – See all my reviews

I was bored , had nothing to do and this was on TV.. well,, I really luved it.. and i've watched it over a few times now... its about a talented young law student and journalist who's kinda ringleader of a band of loafers... the first part ids full of comedy and romance... I was only 15 when i first watched this.. and i turned into a dilip kumar's fan. the second part becomes a sort of thriller... with the assassination of a political leader.. the plot is complicated.. but it slowly and beautifully unravels the performance of dilip is superb, comedy, romance, action and tragedy u name it. the locations are nice too.. watch out for the song on telephone( dilip teases the princess on the phone) and the song in the magnificent taj mahal. to conclude i would say, its a political thriller with ingredients of comedy, romance, lots of suspense...9.75/10


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