A police officer goes undercover to catch a wealthy and reputable person, who is involved in criminal activities. "Ja re ja o harjai, dekhi teri dildari..." is hummable.

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Prabhakar / Kalicharan
Reena Roy ...
Sapna Mathur
Ajit ...
Lion / Din Dayal
Prem Nath ...
IG P.N. Khanna
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Shaaka
Helen ...
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Madan Puri ...
Jagir Singh
David Abraham ...
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Krishan Dhawan
Leela Mishra ...
Mausiji
Dinesh Thakur
Shachin ...
(as Sailesh Kumar)
Alka ...
Anju
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Raju Desai
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A police officer goes undercover to catch a wealthy and reputable person, who is involved in criminal activities. "Ja re ja o harjai, dekhi teri dildari..."; Ek batta do, do batte char, chhoti chhoti baton mein bat gaya sansar..."; "Yeh pal chanchal khona dena o diwane, roz roz ahten nahin mauke ye suhane..." are hummable. Written by rAjOo (gunwanti@hotmail.com)

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When Sippy saw the rough copy of this film, he was dissapointed, but when he saw the final edited film, he knew the film will be a hit. See more »

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Remade as Khaidi Kalidasu (1977) See more »

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Double delight of Shotgun sinha!!This film marks directorial debut of Subhash Ghai and must surely be
24 July 2010 | by (India) – See all my reviews

Shatrughan sinha debuts with a bang, quite literally with bullets flying in every alternate scene..A good block buster hit of 1976..Ablu supported by hamming Premnath, David and a good cameo by Danny denzongpa. This film marks directorial debut of Subhash Ghai and must surely be remembered for providing enough inspiration to a later Amitabh hit -DON! Salim Javed , thank Ghai who gave this hit 2 years earlier ... But here it is Shatrughan Sinha who does a double role , first time as hero. He is tough, with macho voice, a criminal with a heart of Gold who is inducted by IGP, Premnath to impersonate his dead son, Prabahkar because they are look alikes... Good action, Okay music , sharp screenplay and a cute Reena Roy makes this a watchable masala movie in all...


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