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Tridev (1989)

 |  Action, Crime, Drama  |  7 July 1989 (India)
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A honest but disgraced Police Inspector's attempts to clear his name pits him against terrorists and the brother of his sweetheart.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
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Jay Singh
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Inspector Karan Saxena
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Ravi Mathur
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Divya Mathur
Sonam ...
Renu
Sangeeta Bijlani ...
Natasha Tejani (as Sangita Bijlani)
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Commissioner Mathur
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Bhujang / Bhairav Singh
Raza Murad ...
Mantriji
Dalip Tahil ...
Don
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Inspector Suraj Singh (as Sharad Saxena)
Tej Sapru ...
Dan Dhanoa ...
Ganga / Ram Avtar
Rajesh Vivek ...
Raghav
Anjana Mumtaz ...
Sudha Saxena
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Honest, diligent and brave Police Inspector Karan Saxena while carrying out his investigations against gangster and smuggler Bhujang is mysteriously framed and transfer to a remote area called Madhavpur. While residing there Karan sets to put things right and gets into confrontations with a bandit, Jai Singh who is good at heart and always ready to fight for the oppressed because his own dad, a brave Martyr has been killed by Bhujang, he too join with Karan to wreak vengeance against Bhujang. Ravi the son of the Mumbai Police Commissioner, Mathur joins Bhujang gang secretly wanting to get his own revenge from Bhujang. These three men Ravi, Karan and Jai manage to gather evidence against Bhujang and his gang and sets out on a dangerous road of crime, without the laws help in order to liberate the country from Bhujang / Bhairav Singh and his gang. Written by gavin (gunmasterM@hotmail.com)

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A Volcanic Saga of Three Angry Men


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The film was copied as Rangbaaz in 1996. Mithun played a triple role playing the roles of Sunny, Naseeruddin and Jackie Shroff. A scene in Tridev was also used the filmed. The scene where Sunny Deol's house explodes. The scene was used in Rangbaaz where you can see Sunny Deol from far away. Only a close up of Mithun was incorporated in. See more »

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Referenced in Khooni Murdaa (1989) See more »

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Paap Se Dharti Phati, Aadharm Se Aasmaan
Performed by Naseeruddin Shah
Lyrics by Anand Bakshi
Music by Kalyanji Veerji Shah, Anandji Veerji Shah
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20 February 2010 | by (India) – See all my reviews

Rajiv Rai was one of the prominent directors who used to direct entertaining masala movies in the late 80s and early 90s. This movie and Mohra are the pinnacle of his achievements. Sunny Deol is at his badass best as the honest cop. I personally can't think of any other actor who could play a better action hero( maybe Sanjay Dutt). Nasseruddin Shah treads into the unfamiliar territory of commercial movies and does a bravura job (in-spite of the tacky dialogues ). Jackie Shroff completes the trinity. The ladies provide great eye candy and the soundtrack brings back pleasant memories from a long lost childhood. Viju Shah is at his phenomenal best. I do hope they remake this classic soon.


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