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Janbaaz (1986)

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Rana Vikram Singh (Amrish Puri) has two sons, Rajesh (Feroz Khan), a police officer and Amar (Anil Kapoor), a fun-loving playboy. Rajesh has gone through a traumatic experience of losing ... See full summary »

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Feroz Khan ...
Inspector Rajesh Singh
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Amar Singh
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Reshma Rai
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Rana Vikram Singh
Raza Murad ...
Teja
Shakti Kapoor ...
Raja
Jagdeep ...
Sheru
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Mr. Rai
Arti Gupta
Sushma Seth ...
Laxmi Singh
Dalip Tahil ...
Vikas (as Dilip Tahil)
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Cabaret Singer (Guest Appearance)
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Seema (Guest Appearance)
Puneet Issar ...
Rocky
Tej Sapru ...
John
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Rana Vikram Singh (Amrish Puri) has two sons, Rajesh (Feroz Khan), a police officer and Amar (Anil Kapoor), a fun-loving playboy. Rajesh has gone through a traumatic experience of losing the girl he loved (Sridevi), when she succumbed to drug addiction. He vows to fight this menace. An underworld kingpin Raja (Raza Murad) murders Rana's old friend. Reshma (Dimple), this friend's daughter, takes shelter in Rana's house. Amar and Reshma fall in love but the evil Raja pursues her. Rajesh meanwhile is on the trail of the drug cartel which victimized his girlfriend. Written by gavin@sunny_deol2009@yahoo.com

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Feroz Khan's voice can be heard as the Horse Racing commentator during the racing scene . See more »

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Featured in Mumbai Se Aaya Mera Dost (2003) See more »

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Pyar Do Pyar Lo
Lyrics by Indivar
Music by Anandji Veerji Shah (as Anandji) and Kalyanji Veerji Shah (as Kalyanji)
Performed by Sapna
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A Feroze Khan Film
18 June 2009 | by (Lahore, Pakistan) – See all my reviews

Starting from Apradh(1972)as a director and actor, Feroze Khan who recently passed away was the flamboyant guy of the classic era(70s & 80s)of Indian cinema. He was greatly influenced by the action, glamor and adventure of western movies. Even in Apradh, he would film scenes (glamorous & murder in a bath tub) which were a far cry for those days Indian movies. He was definitely ahead of his time in getting closer to the western style/touch. He always choreographed good/hit songs bred with sensational music score and sometimes showing foreign artists/dancers in his movies. Qurbani (1980) was a block buster primarily due to the super hit songs.

Janbaaz, a later day movie in the career of Feroze Khan was also a box office hit. With young, dashing and robust Aneel Kapoor to act as the prodigal Amar Singh, he got the right guy to portray the like of a spoiled scion of a powerful family. This spoiled young character had to face a suave and honest elder brother/police officer - Rajesh, beautifully played by Feroze Khan. As an affront cowboy like brother who sports hedonistic tendencies inherited from their pleasure seeking and rogue father (Amrish Puri), Amar would emerge as a contender between the sincere love affair of his elder brother -Rajesh and Reshma, played by versatile Dimple Kapadia.

In all, the story is interestingly meshed up with the dons of underworld drug trade, a criminally lenient feudal father and a reckless younger brother....... the glamorous Dimple providing obscene pool and kissing scenes with a cameo appearance by Sri Devi and Rekha.

Good entertainment and good songs. Indeed not boring to watch.


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