A dealer of stolen goods and a singer, Avinash finds his life turned upside down when goons break into his house, assault his fiancée, Dr. Sapna, and his brother, Sumit; kill his mother; ... See full summary »

Director:

Writers:

(script), (story) | 5 more credits »
Reviews
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Action
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

Johny, Govinda, and Iqbal Ali are three close friends who live in a small community in Bombay. The threesome get together to help each other and other needy people in the community, and ... See full summary »

Director: Kawal Sharma
Stars: Mithun Chakraborty, Sanjay Dutt, Govinda
Guru I (1989)
Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

A guru wants to join the Police force like his late father.

Director: Umesh Mehra
Stars: Mithun Chakraborty, Sridevi, Shakti Kapoor
Iraada (1991)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  
Director: Indrajit Singh
Stars: Shatrughan Sinha, Parveen Babi, Moon Moon Sen
Commando (1988)
Action | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.5/10 X  

Chander joins the army as a Commando but has to deal with the corrupt officials who deal with international criminals.

Director: Babbar Subhash
Stars: Mithun Chakraborty, Mandakini, Hemant Birje
Mujrim I (1989)
Action | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

Yashoda has been widowed for years, but has brought up her two children with lot of love, care, and honesty. She is disappointed when her son, Shankar, who is arrested for breaking the law,... See full summary »

Director: Umesh Mehra
Stars: Mithun Chakraborty, Madhuri Dixit, Suresh Oberoi
Ladaai (1989)
Action | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

Dindayal lives a poor lifestyle in Bombay along with his wife, Shanti, and is employed with Dinanath. One day while at a reception, Dinanath's associate, Sunderdas, gets killed. Before ... See full summary »

Director: Deepak S. Shivdasani
Stars: Rekha, Mithun Chakraborty, Dimple Kapadia
Baadal (1985)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

Baadal and Meenakshi love each other but parents are against them due to old enmity.

Director: Anand Sagar
Stars: Shammi Kapoor, Mithun Chakraborty, Poonam Dhillon
Jaal (1986)
Mystery | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

Shankar Verma lives a poor lifestyle with his mom, Shanti, in India after His father, Sathpal, leaves the family for a courtesan by the name of Meenabai. Years later, Shankar has now grown ... See full summary »

Director: Umesh Mehra
Stars: Rekha, Mithun Chakraborty, Mandakini
Rukhsat (1988)
Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

Arjun Rai lives a poor lifestyle in Bombay, and works as an auto mechanic for a living. He and wealthy Sapna are in love with each other, much to the chagrin of Sapna's dad, who wants her ... See full summary »

Director: Simi Garewal
Stars: Pradeep Kumar, Mithun Chakraborty, Simi Garewal
Disco Dancer (1982)
Drama | Musical | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

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 »

Director: Babbar Subhash
Stars: Mithun Chakraborty, Kim, Kalpana Iyer
Action
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

Dr Yadav's gang has a a file which holds secrets of the country. CBI officer Ashwini Kumar is assigned to find the file.

Director: Kawal Sharma
Stars: Ektaa Bahl, Sangeeta Bijlani, Mithun Chakraborty
Aandhi-Toofan (1985)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

Inspector Ranjeet Singh is in love with lovely Sheela and both are to get married soon with the blessings of their respective families. Shortly after the formal marriage ceremony, Ranjeet ... See full summary »

Director: Babbar Subhash
Stars: Shashi Kapoor, Hema Malini, Danny Denzongpa
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
...
Avinash 'Avi'
...
Dr. Sapna
...
Alka
...
Nisha
...
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
...
Tom
Vijay Arora ...
Doctor
...
Avinash's mom
Ravi Behl ...
Sumit
...
Bob
Sudhir Dalvi ...
Dr. Anand
...
Deepak
Krishan Dhawan ...
Police Commissioner
...
C.I.D. Inspector
Kalpana Iyer ...
Cabaret Dancer at Red Fire Club
Edit

Storyline

A dealer of stolen goods and a singer, Avinash finds his life turned upside down when goons break into his house, assault his fiancée, Dr. Sapna, and his brother, Sumit; kill his mother; abduct and then torture him in order to compel him to tell them about the whereabouts of a missing video film. He attempts to fight back, is shot at sea, and is believed to have perished. He does survive, but has lost his memory. Soon he will not only be chased by goons, but a woman, Nisha, will attempt to seduce him; another woman, Alka, will claim to be his wife; Rajan, a Police Inspector, will befriend him; and a terrorist, Pratap, and his goons are determined to get the video-film at any and all cost. Written by rAjOo (gunwanti@hotmail.com)

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Action | Crime | Drama

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

12 December 1986 (India)  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Parveen Babi was the main heroine of this film, as she went away in 1983, the heroine part was played by Poonam Dhiloon. Whatever Parveen Babi shot for the film her scenes were retained in Avinash. This film was Parveen Babi's one of her last release. Parveen Babi had signed 2 major films with the Ramsay Brothers, Telephone & Avinash. See more »

Soundtracks

Teri Jo Khushi, Meri Woh Hi Khushi
Performed & Composed by Bappi Lahiri
Lyrics by Amit Khanna, Farooq Qaisar
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Based On The Novel "The Bourne Identity"
31 December 2016 | by (India) – See all my reviews

Avinash Directed By Umesh Mehra is An Action Thriller Drama. Direction is Brilliant. Movie is Based On Novel The Bourne Identity By Robert Ludlum. Script & Screenplay Are Well Written. Plot is Similar To The Bourne Identity With Few Changes. Action & Dialogues Are Good. Editing Could Have Been Better.

Pratap(Prem Chopra) Does Anti National Activities With The Help Of Sam(Tom Alter). He is Again Ready With A Plan To Damage The Nation. While He Explains The Plan, It Gets Recorded & Clip is With Babu, His Chopper Pilot. Pratap Gets To Know About The Clip. After Being Injured By The Goons Of Pratap,Babu Dies in Front Of Avinash (Mithun Chakraborty). Pratap Feels That Avinash Has The Clip.

Avinash is A Musician As Well As Petty Thief.He Lives With His Mother(Sulabha Arya) & Younger Brother Sumit(Ravi Behl). Sapna (Poonam Dhillon) is Fiancé Of Avinash. Pratap in Search Of Clip Reaches Avinash House. His Mother Gets Killed, While Sapna & Sumit Get Injured. Avinash is Beaten To Death But He Has No Idea Of The Clip. They Threw Him In The Open Sea.

He is Picked Up By Fishermen, Dr Anand(Sudhir Dalvi) Operates Him. He Also Finds He is Suffering From Amnesia, Apparently As A Result Of A Traumatic Head Injury. Avinash is Now In Search Of His Own Identity. While Others Are in Search Of Avinash When They Realize He Is Still Alive.

Acting By Mithun is Brilliant. Poonam Dhillon Does Well In Few Scenes. Parveen Babi Has Only Few Scenes Which Were Retained When She Left The Movie To Move USA. Bindiya Goswami & Sujit Kumar Are Well Written Characters. Prem Chopra is As Usual.

Music is Average. "Jaaga Soya Pyar Mera" By Kishore & Anupama Deshpande is Beautiful Romantic Track Which Has Two Version is Best Of The Lot.

Even Though The Movie Was Delayed By Years . It Did Well. Must Watch For Mithun & Thriller Movie Fans.


1 of 1 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?

Top Rated and Trending Indian Movies

Check out the Indian movies with the highest ratings from IMDb users, as well as the movies that are trending in real time.