A Police Commissioner's son comes under suspicion for being a jewel thief.

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Arjun Singh
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Vinay / Prince Amar
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Shalini Singh (as Vyjayantimala)
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Anjali Nath
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Helen
Faryal ...
Julie
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Neena
Nasir Hussain ...
Police Commissioner (as Nazir Hussain)
D.K. Sapru ...
Seth. Vishambar Nath (as Sapru)
Pratima Devi ...
Vinay's mother
Jagdev
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Jewel Thief's associate
Keshav Rana
Jerry Mohan
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Vinay, an ordinary young man who finds himself constantly mistaken for a look-alike jewel thief named Amar. Vinay works with the police to impersonate Amar and crack his crime ring--but it seems that Amar has decided to impersonate Vinay, as well, and soon their true identities are thoroughly muddled. Written by gavin@sunny_deol2009@yahoo.com

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Sukh Knight song " Jewel Thief" sampled the song " Hothon Pe Aisi Baat". See more »

Goofs

Just after the song, "Yeh dil na hota bechara", Dev anand is standing beside Tanuja's car. The location is apparently an open place vegetation all around. When car turns to reverse and camera angle changes, the car (and Tanuja & Dev Anand) is in a street. See more »

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Followed by Return of Jewel Thief (1996) See more »

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Dil pukaare aare aare aare
Sung by Mohammad Rafi, Lata Mangeshkar
Lyrics by Majrooh Sultanpuri
Music by Sachin Dev Burman
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Good production value. Excellent tunes.
24 July 1999 | by See all my reviews

I don't remember if the Dev Anand's character was called Raju or not, but it could well have been, because he pulled off the familiar role of a gentleman thief with his usual style & elan. Cinematography, editing & screenplay were above average. The haunting tunes will endure for a long time to come.


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