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Dahek: A Burning Passion (1999)

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Neelima Bakshi is a girl who belongs to a conservative Muslim family from Bombay. At the post office, she meets a boy named Sameer 'Prince' Roshan and it is love at first sight. The bond ... See full summary »

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Cast

Credited cast:
Sonali Bendre ...
Sabina Bahkshi / Neelima Bahkshi
...
Jabbar Bahkshi
Anang Desai ...
Javed Bahkshi
Ahmed Khan
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Sameer B. Roshan
Saba Mirza
Anjana Mumtaz ...
Mrs. Roshan
Anil Nagrath
Deval Pandya ...
(as Deval K. Pandya)
Achyut Potdar ...
Hindu leader
Heena Qureshi
K.K. Raina ...
Naseem Bahkshi
Achala Sachdev ...
Mrs. Bahkshi
Himani Shivpuri ...
Mrs. Javed Bahkshi
Rahul Singh
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Neelima Bakshi is a girl who belongs to a conservative Muslim family from Bombay. At the post office, she meets a boy named Sameer 'Prince' Roshan and it is love at first sight. The bond that draws them close is their dream of becoming doctors. However, when her unle, a stunch and autocratic Muslim, is released from jail after 12 years, he forbids her to see Prince when he learns that Prince is Hindu. Amidst thse restrictions the love between Prince and Neelima blossoms, but is again threatened when Prince gets admission into a medical college and Neelima is rejected. Written by gavin (gunmasterM@hotmail.com)

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$41,284 (USA) (17 December 1999)

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$63,886 (USA) (24 December 1999)
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Excellent film!
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This movie was excellent!!! I loved it very much! I saw it a hundred times and I am not tired of it! It was very thrilling and very very very very exciting. It was great!!! I loved it! I liked Sonali Bendre alot in it. I liked Akshay Khanna very very very very much also!


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