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Disco Dancer (1982)

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Jimmy promises to return to Bombay and become a famous entertainer so that he can exact revenge on Mr. Oberoi for having insulted and imprisoned his mother on false charges. He falls in ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Mithun Chakraborty ...
Anil
Kim ...
Rita Oberoi
Kalpana Iyer ...
Nikki Brown
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David Brown
Gita Siddharth ...
Radha (as Geeta Siddarth)
Yusuf Khan ...
Vasco (as Yusouf Khan)
Bob Christo ...
International Hit-man
Master Chhotu ...
Young Anil
Baby Pinky ...
Young Rita
Jankidas ...
Stage Show Producer (as Janki Das)
Amarnath Mukherjee ...
Ghulam Nabi - Stage Show Producer (as Amar Nath)
Chandrashekhar ...
Mayor Khandelwal (as Chandra Shekhar)
Bina ...
(as Beena)
Gauri Verma ...
Dolly Khandelwal
Vee Suri
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Jimmy promises to return to Bombay and become a famous entertainer so that he can exact revenge on Mr. Oberoi for having insulted and imprisoned his mother on false charges. He falls in love with Oberoi's daughter and causes Sam Oberoi's nervous breakdown when he takes over as popular disco dancer. Oberoi, in an attempt to get rid of Jimmy, accidentally kills his mother, and Jimmy is devastated and unable to perform. Will he rise above the tragedy, sing again, and avenge his mother's death? Written by Anonymous

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Mithun Chakraborthy's character in the film is called Jimmy,in 2008 his son Mimoh made his debut with a film called Jimmy. See more »

Quotes

Anil: [singing] I am a... Iam a... I am a Disco Dancer!
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Featured in Zomergasten: Episode #4.3 (1991) See more »

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Goron Ki Na Kalon Ki
Performed by Suresh Wadkar & Usha Mangeshkar
Music by Bappi Lahiri
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Mithun's Best Film....Classic Stuff...Great Songs
18 June 2006 | by (London) – See all my reviews

Mithun is well known for his Classic movie Disco Dancer. Mithun delivers a superb performance in a great role. The actresses are long forgotten girls of the past. The villain is a little cartoonic, Om shiv Puri does a good job, and his son goes over the top. I enjoyed this film, but honestly there are some bad parts of this film. The director could of made it better and professional. The scene where Mithun's mother dies is a little too fast. Mithun is at the concert, His mother is at home, when she hears on the phone that the guitar that Mithun will play has high voltage electricity. You then see a scene of Mithun about to sing any second and at the same time Mithun's mother running from the house. Amazingly, she gets there in time to save him from touching, and touches it herself. This is one scene which could of been made better. The songs are great, I am a Disco Dancer, Goron ki na kalon and Eh Oh Ah. This is still a film worth the watch.


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