Honest truck driver Balwant watch helplessly as the owners of the trucking company he works for mauled his brother, Jaswant to death. When he lodges a complaint with the police the ... See full summary »

Director:

(as T. Rama Rao)

Writers:

(dialogue), (screenplay) (as M.D. Sundar) | 1 more credit »
Reviews

Photos

Add Image Add an image

Do you have any images for this title?

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Dayavan (1988)
Action | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

The story of Dayavan, a benevolent gangster who dedicates his life to helping those less fortunate then himself.

Director: Feroz Khan
Stars: Vinod Khanna, Feroz Khan, Amala Akkineni
Thanedaar (1990)
Action | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

Thakur Azghar Singh lord over a small Indian village named Jalcott killing anyone standing in his way. When an honest police inspector Jagdish Chandar attempts to bring him to justice he is... See full summary »

Director: Raj N. Sippy
Stars: Jeetendra, Sanjay Dutt, Jaya Prada
Trishul (1978)
Action | Drama | Musical
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

Vijay Kumar is the illegitimate son of a construction baron, Raj Kumar Gupta and his first love, Shanti, whom he gives up in order to marry a wealthy heiress. Raj does not know of this son,... See full summary »

Director: Yash Chopra
Stars: Amitabh Bachchan, Sanjeev Kumar, Shashi Kapoor
Rocky (1981)
Action
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Shamlal is an educated young man who is employed in the construction business by Ratanlal. Shamlal is also the union leader, and would like Ratanlal to enforce measures for workers' safety.... See full summary »

Director: Sunil Dutt
Stars: Sanjay Dutt, Reena Roy, Tina Munim
Ilaaka (1989)
Action
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

Ilaaka - has a small little world of its own. A world of dreams and desires love and longings, hatred and hardships. This is Raja who stands at the cross roads of truth and traditions.. In ... See full summary »

Director: Aziz Sejawal
Stars: Mithun Chakraborty, Sanjay Dutt, Madhuri Dixit
Khel (1992)
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

Widowed and elderly industrialist Sulakshana Devi allows her business and estate to be taken care of by her nephew, Balwant. Shortly after her return from the overseas her only son, Ravi ... See full summary »

Director: Rakesh Roshan
Stars: Aparajita, Prem Chopra, Madhuri Dixit
Tezaab (1988)
Musical | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

A college student, who has decided to serve for his country, turns a criminal.

Director: N. Chandra
Stars: Anil Kapoor, Madhuri Dixit, Anupam Kher
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.1/10 X  

Two con artistes and car thieves, Vicky (Devgan) and Sakshi (Zinta), are faced with death when they accidentally kill Bhanwarlal's (Deep Dhillon) brother. Bhanwarlal and his other brother (... See full summary »

Director: Deepak S. Shivdasani
Stars: Ajay Devgn, Madhuri Dixit, Preity Zinta
Kunwara Baap (1974)
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

Born without any knowledge of his parentage, Mahesh drives a bicycle rickshaw for a living in a town in India, prays to Bhagwan Shri Kishan, and lives in an unhealthy shanty hut. He is ... See full summary »

Director: Mehmood
Stars: Mehmood, Bharathi, Aachi Manorama
Saajan (1991)
Drama | Romance | Musical
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

Aman (Sanjay Dutt) is a poor, handicapped orphan who is befriended by wealthy Akash Verma (Salman Khan) during his childhood. Akash's parents adopt him and give him their family name, and ... See full summary »

Director: Lawrence D'Souza
Stars: Sanjay Dutt, Madhuri Dixit, Salman Khan
Anari (1993)
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.5/10 X  

The story begins starts with the birth of a baby girl, Raja Nandini, in the world of feudal landlords - Zamindars - whose word is law for the villagers who work on their land. Nandini's ... See full summary »

Director: K. Muralimohana Rao
Stars: Rakhee Gulzar, Venkatesh Daggubati, Karisma Kapoor
Khilaaf (1991)
Action | Comedy | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

A poor college student, Vikram Veerpratap Singh, living with his widowed grandmother, becomes infatuated with a wealthy beauty, Shweta Sangwan, initially woos her unsuccessfully, but is ... See full summary »

Director: Rajeev Nagpal
Stars: Mahesh Anand, Dina Pathak, Om Shivpuri
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
Balwant / Karamvir / Teesri Adalat
...
Rajesh
Chunky Pandey ...
Mahesh Avtar (as Chunky Panday)
...
Kavita (as Madhuri)
Neelam ...
Sunita
Anjana Mumtaz ...
Sumati
Sushma Ahuja
Anita
Shakti Kapoor ...
Jaichand
Shafi Inamdar ...
Police Inspector Ram Avtar
Sadashiv Amrapurkar ...
Balbir
Paresh Raval ...
Ranbir (as Paresh Rawal)
Om Shivpuri ...
Assistant Commissioner of Police Tandon (as Om Shiv Puri)
Satyendra Kapoor ...
Police Inspector Narayan (as Satyen Kappoo)
Chandrashekhar ...
DCP Harish Thakur (as Chandra Sekhar)
Edit

Storyline

Honest truck driver Balwant watch helplessly as the owners of the trucking company he works for mauled his brother, Jaswant to death. When he lodges a complaint with the police the inspector instead arrest him for this crime; the trucking company owners then burn his house killing his pregnant wife Sumati. Years later Balwant who now calls himself Karamvir operates a court called 'Teesri Adalat' by sentencing wrong-doers to death in a judge and executer style. However he is unaware that Sumati is still alive and has given birth to twins Rajesh and Mahesh; while Mahesh was separated at birth and grows up with Inspector Ram Avtar and his wife - Rajesh is taking care of his mother as she loses her mental balance in the trauma. Rajesh and Mahesh do get to unite as the girls they are in love with are link to each other. After a few misjudgments of situations at hand Rajesh and Mahesh decides that they will bring Teesri Adalat to the court of law - at any cost. Written by gavin (racktoo@hotmail.com)

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Action | Comedy | Crime | Drama

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

13 May 1988 (India)  »

Filming Locations:

 »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Color:

See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
excellent, brilliant - what more can i say?! Dharmendra, Sanjay, and Chunkey Pandey play excellent roles which truely give this film the edge!
1 January 2003 | by (London, Uk) – See all my reviews

***SPOILERS*** ***SPOILERS*** ***SPOILERS*** A must see for all action and comic fans. An indian cross over of Batman, and other caped crusaders. Dharmendra plays the part of the caped crusader in this film 'Teesree Adalt' (third law). The story revovles around the life of Dharmendra, a poor, trustworthy Sikh Jatt (you can just about make out the picture of Guru Gobind Singh Ji in his house) married to a Hindu woman. And he has the job of all typical Sikh Jatts, a truck driver. He has three roles - Balwant Singh- the truck driver, a rich citizen, and Tesree Adalt. His brother is killed in fornt of his eyes and reporting to the police he finds himself behind bars as the inspector is part of the gang who kill Dharmendra's brother. To cover all possible clues the gang also burn down Dharmendra's house with his pregnant wife in it. But his Wife's friend is burned while his wife chucks herself out and is found by a couple who happen to be walking by. Dharmendra escapes prison and thinks his wife is burned to death and seeks revenge by cutting off the arm and leg of both leaders of the gang, and then runs away from it all. While this takes place Dharmendra's wife gives birth to twins, and is told that the police thinks Dharmendra is dead and so she leaves one child behind and runs off. This takes place some 20 years ago and in the present time Dharmendra is a rich citizen while his wife is a mad woman dependent on her eldest son Sanjay Dutt. Chunkey Pandey is the son of a police inspector not knowing he had been left by his mother. Dharmendra ahs sworn on his wife's and son's lifes(who he thinks are dead)that he will wipe out all gangsters who escape prison. The storyline is excellant, Chunkey Pandey helps his 'dad' catch criminals so he can be promoted (his number one priority is Tesree Adalt his own dad!) while Sanjay steals expensive jewellery off people for Shakti Kapoor so he can afford his mother's treatment which is only available in America. The end is an happy one, the family is reunited but Dharmendra goes to jail.


8 of 8 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Discuss Khatron Ke Khiladi (1988) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?