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Satya (1998)

Not Rated | | Crime, Drama, Thriller | 3 July 1998 (India)
An innocent man is embroiled in underworld after being falsely charged and sets out to punish the perpetrators who subjected his life to misery.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
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Satya (as Chakravarty)
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Vidya
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Commissoner. Amod Shukla
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Bhiku Mhatre (as Manoj Bajpai)
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Bhau Thakurdas Jhawle (as Govind Namdev)
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Advocate Chandrakant Mule (as Makarand Deshpande)
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Pyaari Mhatre (as Shefali Chhaya)
Raju Mavani ...
Guru (as Raju Mawani)
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Inspector Khandilkar
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Music Dir. Romu Saagar
Rajesh Joshi ...
Bappu (as Late Rajesh Joshi)
Saabir ...
Yeda
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Chander Krishnakant (as Snehal)
Jeeva ...
Jagga
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A young man named Satya (J.D Chakravarthy) comes to Mumbai from South India in search of a job. Jailed for something he did not do, the once-honest young man meets an underworld boss, Bhiku Mhatre (Manoj Bajpai) in jail and joins his gang. He lives in a poor neighborhood, where he meets, Vidya (Urmila Matondkar), who lives next door. She is not aware of his underworld connections. Satya slowly rises up the ranks of his gang, and becomes the most influential person. Satya is torn between his girlfriend and his gangster life. Written by gavin@sunny_deol2009@yahoo.com

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Mahima Chaudhary was signed for the lead role, but later was dropped and replaced by Urmila. See more »

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Just after the interval there are newspaper clippings shown, one of which says "Guru Narayan Gunned Down, Gang Rivalary Suspected". The spelling of the word 'rivalry' is misspelled here. See more »

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Arguably the best Indian movie ever
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After being a fan of English movies for some time, there are not many Hindi movies that one would REALLY appreciate. And if one does, this movie would be the first one. It would be almost impossible for Varma to come out with a movie as good as this once again. This movie is fundoo (aka EXCELLENT) from acting, direction, music point of view. Hats off to Varma. Keep up being different.


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