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Parampara (1993)

Not Rated | | Action, Drama, Romance | 14 May 1993 (India)
In a remote region in modern day India; there exist a tradition which involves the settling of differences by fighting a duel with pistols loaded with a single bullet in each of them. This ... See full summary »

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Thakur Bhavani Singh
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Thakur Prithvi Singh
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Ranvir Prithvi Singh
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Rajeshwari P. Singh
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Vijaya
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Sapna (as Neelam)
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Qawwal Singer
Aloka Mukherjee ...
Phoolmati Shankar (Gora's wife)
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Thakur Bhavani Singh's Man
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Tinnu Verma ...
Jwala Singh (as Tinu Verma)
Master Wajid
Master Rizwan
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Gora Shankar
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Pratap P. Singh
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In a remote region in modern day India; there exist a tradition which involves the settling of differences by fighting a duel with pistols loaded with a single bullet in each of them. This deadly tradition takes birth when Thakur Bhavani Singh kills Shankar, the head of the tribe of gypsies. Years passed by with the Thakur's son, Prithvi Singh, returning from London only to befriend, Gora Shankar, the son of Shankar and is introduced to his daughter, Tara so much that they eventually fall in love opting to get marry. Unfortunately, Bhavani Singh arranges Prithvi's marriage with wealthy, Rajeshwari and is enraged when Prithvi informs him about his involvement with Tara thus Gora is threatened with dared consequences prompting Prithvi to marry both Tara and Rajeshwari. A displease Bhavani then instructs his men to massacre the gypsies as well as torch the entire tribe. A pregnant Tara give birth to a baby boy, Ranvir and then perishes. Gora then closes in on Bhavani only to find himself... Written by gavin (racktoo@hotmail.com)

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Meenakshi Sheshadri was discussed for Ashwini Bhave's role. See more »

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Good film that could of been better.
11 May 2009 | by See all my reviews

I cant believe this film wasn't such a big hit it deserves. The storyline is terrific. 2 generation told story. The first being the senior actors conflict. Sunil Dutt and Vinod Khanna as father and son, where Sunil Dutt is strict on his high status tradition. Vinod Khanna and his friendship with Anupam Kher (Sunil Dutts enemy). Vinod falls in love with Anupam Khers sister Rambha and makes her pregnant but is forced to marry Ashwini. Both give birth to sons. Second generation is Aamir Khan who's mum Rambha dies and lives with Anupam Kher and Saif who lives with his mum and grandpa with a easy rich life. Both start realising they are step brothers and the hatred starts. Great acting by Aamir Khan and Sunil Dutt. Vinod Khanna was alright, Saif Ali Khan was still new at the time and was OK, The girls were fine. Music is decent and the overall movie is entertaining. It could of been better, needs a lot of editing (3hrs 15+) and a few scenes could of been changed around.


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