The theft of Devi Maa's statuette jeopardizes the lives of a noble family.

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Birju
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Meena / Maina
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Ranjeet Singh
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Parvinbhai (as Devan Varma)
Anwar Hussain ...
Sher Singh
Anoop Kumar ...
Police Inspector
Sulochana Latkar ...
Birju's mom (as Sulochna)
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Inspector Shekhar
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Kantaben
Shetty ...
Shankar
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Courtesan
D.K. Sapru ...
Thakur (as Sapru)
Manmohan ...
Mac (as Man Mohan)
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Rajkumari Ophelia
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Rajkumari Ophelia wants Devi Maa's statuette, which is located in Pratapgarh, recruits Sher Singh to carry out this task, and will marry him if he brings it to her. He sets out to do so, but before that could happen, Thakur takes it's possession, incurring Devi Maa's wrath, and he ends up losing his son. Fearing that the rest of the family will also perish on the day of the Khumbh Mela, he instructs his brother, Ranjeet, to ensure that the statuette is replaced in the Mandir, but Ranjeet is unable to do so, gets separated from his daughter, Meena, and becomes insane. Ramlal, who has the statuette, disappears; his wife gets separated from their son, Birju, while her brother-in-law, Mangal, is arrested and jailed for killing Rana, and she re-locates to live in Bombay with Mangal's son, Shekhar. Years later, Birju has grown up and makes small statues for a living; Meena uses a cow and dances on the streets; Mangal is a gangster; Sher Singh is still looking for the statuette; and Ranjeet ... Written by rAjOo (gunwanti@hotmail.com)

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24 November 1978 (India)  »

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Vijay Sadanah is filmaker Brij Sadanah's youmger brother. Chor Ke Ghar Chor was Brij's type of film. See more »

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Ho Sakhey Toh Karlo Mujhse Pyaar, Sarkar Thoda Thoda
Performed by Amit Kumar, Asha Bhosle
Lyrics by Verma Malik
Music by Kalyanji Veerji Shah, Anandji Veerji Shah
Records on Polydor
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