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Khamosh (1985)

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Thriller about mysterious murders that take place on a film location. Which of the crew is guilty? Or is it someone from outside? Keeps you guessing till the end. No song and dance numbers ... See full summary »

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Shabana Azmi
Amol Palekar ...
Amol Palekar
Sudhir Mishra
Soni Razdan ...
Soni Razdan
Sadashiv Amrapurkar ...
Chandran (Film Director)
Noni Ganguly
Sushma Seth ...
Leela
Chitto Chopra ...
(as Chitu Chopra)
Shakti Singh
Pankaj Kapur ...
Kuku (as Pankaj Kapoor)
Ajit Vachani ...
Dayal Prabhu (Film Producer) (as Ajit Vachhani)
Uday Chandra
Avtar Gill ...
Dilawar Khan (Film Actor-Villain)
Veerendra Saxena ...
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H.A. Rehman
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Thriller about mysterious murders that take place on a film location. Which of the crew is guilty? Or is it someone from outside? Keeps you guessing till the end. No song and dance numbers to dilute the suspense here, just a plain old-fashioned who-done-it, as good as they come. Written by ajmal hussain <ajji@nightmail.com>

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Amol Palekar the best
1 August 2012 | by See all my reviews

Khamosh being a murder mystery it had a bit too many people in the movie, at least known B-grade actors. Naseeruddin Shah's hype as a good actor fell flat for the umpteenth time in his career. He can be rated as a poor actor, his role could have been played better by Om Puri who looks more strict. Amol Palekar as usual towers among the the other cast of the movie, he delivers sensible dialogues & is an integral part of the storyline. His expressions were of a shaken man is what a movie goer can carry with himself when a person gets fixed in an incident like in the movie. Realistic expressions make an actor worth taking note of and the movie worth watching. Khamosh is a must watch for suspense thriller fans.


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