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Mala
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Insp. Kumar / Pakkad Singh
Kumud Chuggani ...
Rajni (as Kumud Chugani)
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Kamla (as Anjana)
Sardar Akhtar
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Insp. Bedi
O.P. Ralhan ...
Pritam
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Ranjeet
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Shyamu's mentor
Gajanan Jagirdar ...
Seth. Harnam Das (as G. Jagirdar)
Asit Kumar Sen ...
Sethji (Theatre Owner) (as Asit Sen)
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Kavita
Baldev Mehta
Pinchoo Kapoor ...
Doctor (in Poona)
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Shyamu is an orphan, living with his mentor, and has made stealing his career. While his mentor is recuperating in hospital, from a fracture, Shyamu decides to go straight. He is mistaken for popular writer, Deepak, and is met with considerable respect. To his delight, to comes across an ailing Deepak, whom he resembles. Deepak is ill and soon passes away, and Shyamu takes on his identity, and begins to romance the beautiful Mala. But a certain police inspector, Kumar, is interested in Deepak, and is convinced that the person masquerading as Deepak, is really someone else. Written by rAjOo (gunwanti@hotmail.com)

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The first and only film to feature Amitabh Bachchan and Mumtaz together onscreen See more »

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Remake of Mujrim (1958) See more »

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Yeh Kaun
Music by Rahul Dev Burman
Performed by Lata Mangeshkar
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A action-packed film !!!
1 April 2005 | by (Belgium) – See all my reviews

Bachchan in a double role. In his role as a small thief, he accidentally comes to a place where a poet(Bachchan in his other role) used to live and is dead now. People feel that the thief is the poet and has come back. He gets respect from the people and a completely new life. He changes himself to a good human being.

Mumtaz and Kumud Chhugani were the heroines first and last time in a role with Amitabh Bachchcan. The film was signed by Amitabh Bachchan in the initial stages of his career.Amitabh Bachchan played dual roles for the first time.A good action-packed film !!!Its watch worth.I give 10/10.


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