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Nagina (1986)

| Fantasy, Romance
Rajiv comes from a very wealthy family, and lives in a palatial home with his mother, who would like him to get married to a beautiful young woman named Vijaya Singh, the only daughter of ... See full summary »

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Rajiv
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Thakur Ajay Singh
Roobini ...
Vijaya Singh (as Komal Madhuvakar)
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Rajiv's mother
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Munshiji
Pinchoo Kapoor ...
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Singh
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Banumati
Chhote Ustad ...
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Khushmillah Shah
Sham Awasthi
Dev Sharma
Aditya Sharma
Satya Devi
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Rajiv comes from a very wealthy family, and lives in a palatial home with his mother, who would like him to get married to a beautiful young woman named Vijaya Singh, the only daughter of Thakur Ajay Singh. But Rajiv is in love with a woman named Rajni, who is an orphan and has no family background. When Rajiv mentions this to his mother, she opposes this marriage, but relents when she meets with Rajni and sees that she is a indeed a beautiful woman. Both get married and live harmoniously for quite some time - until the arrival of Bhairo Nnath a religious man, who is capable of controlling snakes. He informs Rajiv's mom that the woman, Rajni, is a shape-shifting venomous snake who has married Rajiv to avenge the death of her spouse years ago when Rajiv was a child. What Rajiv's mom does not know that Bhairavnath has a secret agenda in entrapping Rajni, a secret - the knowledge of which will shatter and change their lives forever. This movie to be followed by a sequel called "Nigahen: ... Written by rAjOo (gunwanti@hotmail.com)

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Jaya Pradha was approached for the lead role but she refused because she was scared of snakes. See more »

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Aaj Kal Yaad Kucch Aur Rahta Nahin
Sung by Mohammed Aziz
Music composed by Laxmikant Shantaram Kudalkar and Pyarelal Ramprasad Sharma (as Laxmikant Pyarelal)
Lyrics by Anand Bakshi
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The story of a snake woman
10 July 2008 | by (India) – See all my reviews

I say this movie after finishing my 9th standard.I must say a great movie.Direction is magnificent.Sridevi is in top form here.She gives an amazing performance.Rishi is also in top form here giving a great performance.Sushma is also in top notch here with a great role and a great performance.The others are in top notch here too.Snakes are the star of the show along with Sridevi.The performances of the snakes is magnificent.The scenes like Sridevis introducing scenes song and changing into snakes are magnificent.The climax scenes song"Main Tera Dushman"is a MASTERPIECE sung to perfection by Kavitha Krishnamurthy.Climax scenes is mind blowing and pictured superbly.On the whole,a great movie


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