A police officer (Amitabh Bachchan) after the brutal murder of his family seeks some answers from life. Where he was suspended from duty, because of false story portrayed against him by traitors, when he decides to track down the killer of his family years ago, with the help of a street-wise knife sharpening girl (Jaya Bhaduri), and a Pathan (Pran). He was able to make out one of them as underworld don Teja and promise himself that he would not rest in peace until he takes revenge. Written by
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After the success of the movie, writers Salim Khan
and Javed Akhtar
(Salim-Javed) wanted the movie to be remade in English, the film itself was inspired by two English films. See more
Insp. Vijay Khanna
Until you're asked to sit, keep standing politely. This is a Police Station, not your dad's house.
Remade as Zanjeer