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Sooryavansham (1999)

Due to the respects he has for his subjects; Thakur Bhanu Pratap Singh rules over his region with fairness and thus any decision he makes on behalf of the villagers holds weight. He lives ... See full summary »

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Dual Role (Thakur Bhanu Pratap Singh & Heera Singh)
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Radha Singh
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Gauri
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Sharda, Heera's mother (as Jaya Kapoor)
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Dharmendra (Mindra)
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Deshraj Thakur / Kevda Thakur
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Radha's father
Anandavardhan ...
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Aahuthi Prasad ...
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Radha's mother
Delhi Rejeshwari
Neelima
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Major Ranjit Singh
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Due to the respects he has for his subjects; Thakur Bhanu Pratap Singh rules over his region with fairness and thus any decision he makes on behalf of the villagers holds weight. He lives with his wife Sharda, three sons with Heera being the youngest son, who is uneducated and for this very reason he is black-listed by his dad. When Heera abducts a girl name Radha from a respectable family and marry her this defame his family more prompting Bhanu Pratap to turn him out of the house. In a short while Heera and his wife Radha struggles to make ends; with the advent of a bus service Heera is now a wealthy man and Radha is now the collector. He continues to climb the ladder of success by inaugurating a charitable hospital in his dad's name but another calamity destructs him when he became the prime suspect for poisoning his dad's Kheer. Written by gavin (racktoo@hotmail.com)

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Pooja Batra was offered the role opposite Amitabh Bachchan, but she declined as she felt there wasn't much scope in the role and she had done a similar role in Virasat (1997). See more »

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Remake of Suryavamsam (1998) See more »

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Kore Kore Sapne
Lyrics by Sameer
Music by Anu Malik
Performed by Kumar Sanu and Anuradha Paudwal
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Very paternalistic
7 August 2010 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Most glaring drawback is failure to acknowledge the real heroes.

In the speech he did not mention Radha even once. Nor did he mention Kadar Khan's character who loaned him money to buy his first bus. He also failed to Anupam Kher's character who had been his best friend and even introduced him to Radha.

There are serious lapses in story. 1. Radha is shown very rude in the first encounter but then becomes

crazy about him. 2. It is unbelievable that she would give up to even appear for IAS since that was her only ambition. 3. It is never disclosed that his father had become sick due eating food

but still whole crowd knew it already.


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