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Benaam Badsha (1991)

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Found in a garbage bin, abandoned by his biological parents, a young man grows up to a paid assasin, kidnapper, and rapist (Anil Kapoor). One of his rape victims' is Jyoti (Juhi Chawla), ... See full summary »

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Credited cast:
Rakesh Bedi ...
Ganpat's nephew
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Jyoti
Seema Deo ...
Rohini Hattangadi ...
Kameshwari
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Deepak
Viju Khote ...
Guard
Sudhir Pandey ...
Abinandan Tiwari
Yunus Parvez ...
Munshi
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Jaikal
Ghanshyam Rohera ...
Ashok Saraf ...
Vinay Chandra 'VCR' Rathod
Mahavir Shah ...
Inspector Satyaprakash Verma
Satish Shah ...
Shilpa Shirodkar ...
Bijli
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Found in a garbage bin, abandoned by his biological parents, a young man grows up to a paid assasin, kidnapper, and rapist (Anil Kapoor). One of his rape victims' is Jyoti (Juhi Chawla), who is raped on the day of her marriage to a doctor groom. Her life ruined, unwed, she decides to convince her rapist to marry her, and goes to live in his neighborhood. But her rapist will not marry her, however, she continues to pursue her goal, and after feigning a pregnancy she does convince him to allow her to move in with him - amongst ruins, without a roof. She soon starts to transform him, with considerable success. She names him Deepak, so that he has a name others can call him by. Deepak receives a contract to kill Kaameshwari (Rohini Hattangadi) by Jaikal (Amrish Puri). Deepak refuses to take this contract, and shortly thereafter he is arrested by the police for Kaameshwari's death. With a background such as his, can be able to convince the authorities that he was not involved in her death,... Written by rAjOo (gunwanti@hotmail.com)

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