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A cabaret dancer and singer, Sheela (Zeenat Aman) has two admirers: a small-time thief Rajesh (Feroz Khan), and a young, eligible widower, Amar (Vinod Khanna). Both are best friends and ... See full summary »


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Cast overview, first billed only:
Feroz Khan ...
Rajesh Kumar / Kailash Nath
Vinod Khanna ...
Zeenat Aman ...
Amjad Khan ...
Inspector Amjad Khan
Kader Khan ...
Tun Tun ...
Fat women in car
Jwala Singh
Shakti Kapoor ...
Vikram Singh
Natasha Chopra ...
Jagdeep ...
Mohammad Ali
Mac Mohan ...
Narendra Nath ...
Traffic Cop
Raj Bharti
Bob Christo


A cabaret dancer and singer, Sheela (Zeenat Aman) has two admirers: a small-time thief Rajesh (Feroz Khan), and a young, eligible widower, Amar (Vinod Khanna). Both are best friends and does not know that they love the same woman. Then an enemy in the gust of Vikram Singh (Shakti Kapoor) appears and make both men life miserable by exposing each others reality to one another, hereafter Rajesh and Amar's friendship turn upside down. Rajesh is blamed for Rakka's (Amrish Puri) death and is schedule to be jailed for a lifetime. While Amar along with Sheela and his small daughter escapes to the U.K. with a lot of diamonds and money stolen by Rajesh. Will Rajesh allow Amar to betray him or will he jumped to conclusion and escapes from the police to take revenge from his perpetrators? Written by gAvInDrA (

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20 June 1980 (India)  »

Also Known As:

O Sacrifício da Vida  »

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The car smashing scene in the parking lot was inspired from the Hollywood movie " The Driver". See more »


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Ultra-Cool Bollywood Gangster Flick
10 January 2003 | by (Los Angeles, CA) – See all my reviews

Looking for a cool, stylish, action-packed Bollywood flick with some memorable musical numbers? "Qurbani" fits the bill.

I rented this from an Indian video store in town, on the advice of my wife. The DVD is pretty easy to find and has English subtitles.

The music is exceptional. Several of the tracks were lifted for the cult-classic compilation "Bombay the Hard Way," and I was shocked at how much of that album came directly from this film. There are at least three musical numbers which will leave a vivid impression on you - particularly a disco number with trippy visuals.

The action also doesn't disappoint, and there's a leg-breaking scene that's surprisingly intense. This is one Bollywood classic that I actually think is worth owning.

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