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Naam (1986)

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Janki Kapoor (Nutan) and her two sons (Ravi Kapoor and Vicky Kapoor) come from a poor middle class family, and have difficulties making ends meet. To add to this burden, the family has to ... See full summary »

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Cast overview, first billed only:
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Janki
Kumar Gaurav ...
Ravi Kapoor
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Vicky Kapoor
Poonam Dhillon ...
Seema Rai
Amrita Singh ...
Rita
Pankaj Udhas ...
Himself (Guest Appearance)
Paresh Rawal ...
Rana
Akash Khurana ...
Aftab Ahmed (as Aakash Khurana)
Ram Mohan ...
Babu Pakett
Gurbachchan Singh ...
Narayan's man (as Gurbachan)
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Jaisingh Kalewar (Taxi Driver) (as Ashootosh Gowarikar)
Ghanshyam Rohera ...
Mr. Ghanshyam (as Ghanshyam)
Shehnaz Anand ...
Mrs. Neetu Ghanshyam
Rita Rani Kaul ...
Mrs. Saira A.Ahmed
Arvind Joshi
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Janki Kapoor (Nutan) and her two sons (Ravi Kapoor and Vicky Kapoor) come from a poor middle class family, and have difficulties making ends meet. To add to this burden, the family has to content with the waywardness of Vicky Kapoor, who is always getting into trouble with the law, and getting into fights. Vicky is determined to get a job overseas Dubai, United Arab Emirates, as he has heard of thousands of Indians making a successful living there. Ravi arranges for his visa and the money to go to Dubai. Once in Dubai, the Kapoors receive no word from him, and eventually give up on him. Vicky has encountered problems in Dubai, as he was cheated out of a job, as he had obtained a visa under false pretences. In order to remain in Dubai, he must work for an international and ruthless smuggler named Rana (Paresh Rawal), and must earn his keep or be turned over to the authorities. Memorable songs: "Chithi aai hai vatan se, chithi aai..."; "Tu kal chala jayega to main kya karunga, tu yaad ... Written by rAjOo (gunwanti@hotmail.com)

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'Chitthi Ayi Hai' had become such a popular song that it was often rerun in theater on audience's demand after the movie used to finish. The song particularly resonated with peoples feelings that time as thousands of people were migrating to Middle East in search of success. See more »

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Ravi Kapoor: Amiron ki shyam garibon ke naam... This evening of the rich is in the name ofthe poor...
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Followed by Woh Lamhe (2006) See more »

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Chitti Aai Hai
Performed by Pankaj Udhas
Music by Laxmikant Shantaram Kudalkar & Pyarelal Ramprasad Sharma
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Sanjay Dutt Proves that he is not a bad man!
17 June 2010 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

As a Bollywood fan I have been collecting and watching Bollywood movies for almost 2 years. I was never a fan but I was introduced to Bollywood movies by a great friend of mine. One day my friend let me have this Sanjay dutt movie called "NAAM" this was my first Sanjay Dutt movie i have ever watched and when I saw this movie Sanjay Dutt became my favorite actor. we all know about Sanjay Dutt and how he has gone through problems but if you really know sanjay dutt and about his personal life and how he has gone through the worse. I could tell by watching this movie and the way sanjay was acting it showed that he is not a bad person. I mean just watch it you can feel the emotions. As far as the movie it was great outstanding performances from each cast. It has this one memorable song called, "Chitte aaye hai" by listening to that song it almost made me cry. i would not like to give a summary of the movie because I would spoil it but I definitely recommend this movie to any reader that is reading this right now to go either rent it or if you are a collector like me grab this copy as keep it in your collection.


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