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Suman / Sandhya Chawla / Gurbachan Singh
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Ranbir's mom
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Ram & Ranbir's dad
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Captain Chawla
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Gomes
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Mrs. Chawla
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Bijlani - Insurance Director
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Captain Chawla has been employed for years with a cargo shipping company run by Ranbir. While celebrating the new year, Chawla hears gunshots and goes below to investigate. He finds out that one of his officers, Gomes, has shot and killed a drunken sailor. Before he could do anything to address this situation, there is an explosion abroad the ship, "Samraat", which subsequently sinks. Ranbir finds out that Chawla was misusing his captaincy and smuggling gold bars, and files a police complaint, Chawla is arrested and imprisoned. His daughter, Suman, returns from England and decides to find out what really happened as her dad claims that he is innocent. In order to carry out this investigation, she hires two crazy divers, Ram and Raju alias Raj, who decide to undertake this mission. Then Ram finds out that the ship contains gold bars which are virtually their's for the taking. He informs Raj, only to find out that Raj is only interested in handing over the gold to the Government, as he ... Written by rAjOo (gunwanti@hotmail.com)

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Typical masala
15 August 2009 | by (Earth) – See all my reviews

Samraat is an insignificant but entertaining comedy/romance/action and it may add nothing new in terms of story and film-making, but as a film does work in parts. It is a colourful picture with nice songs and quite enjoyable proceedings. Dharmendra and Jeetendra play two pals, one of whom falls for Hema Malini. Samraat is the name of a ship these guys try to find the truth about in order to release Hema's father from prison. Well, just another story. The guys are their usual self so there is nothing special that can be said about them. Hema Malini, however, repeats her familiar comic role of a talkative, bubbly girl, and she is just adorable and extremely funny. I love her in such roles. This is a typical 1980s Hindi masala. You can skip this one, but if you want, you can watch it for Hema Malini.


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