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Qatl (1986)

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A blind man plans revenge on his adulterous wife.... by murder. A taut thriller that keeps you on the edge of your seat.

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Cast overview:
Sanjeev Kumar ...
Rakesh
Ranjeeta Kaur ...
Sita, the nurse
Shatrughan Sinha ...
Inspector Shatru
Sarika ...
Rohini
Marc Zuber ...
Ranjeet
Ashok Kumar ...
Beggar / Street Singer (as Dada Muni)
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Judge
Dinesh Hingoo ...
Dog-seller
Leena Das ...
Dancer
Amin Sayani ...
TV interviewer / host (as Ameen Sayani)
T.P. Jain
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Rakesh (Sanjeev Kumar), while saving the life of his wife, Rohini (Sarika), loses his sight. His seemingly loving wife cares for him, but is also having an affair with his best friend, Ranjeet (Marc Zuber). Nurse Sita (Ranjeeta), finds out about this, and then one day when Ranjeet enters his apartment, he finds the lifeless body of Rohini who has been killed with his gun. The police must now find the killer, who could be either Rakesh, Sita, or Ranjeet, or all of them. Written by rAjOo (gunwanti@hotmail.com)

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Koi Nahin Koi Nahin
Performed by Kavita Krishnamurthy
Music by Laxmikant Shantaram Kudalkar and Pyarelal Ramprasad Sharma
Lyrics by Rajendra Krishan and Anand Bakshi
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Worth watching!!!
3 November 2009 | by (Singapore) – See all my reviews

Having watched a few movies, I was a fan of Sanjeev Kumar's(Haribhai) performance. I wanted to give a try to this movie with an anticipation that will be a time-pass murder mystery. The movie wasn't a mystery. It was a story of a man for whom his world was his wife. He even loses his eyesight on the pretext of saving her life. But what does he get in return? Taking advantage of his blindness, his wife stages an illicit affair with his own friend. A friend who claims to be his best friend. Love-grieved by her unfaithfulness, back-stabbed by his friend and with physical disability, it could have been easy for him to continue what has been going on. But he decides to teach both of them a lesson. How he does that forms rest of the plot. Till this point the movie is good. From here on the movie turns out excellent. This movie is underrated and did not get the applause it deserved. A superb performance by late Haribhai, as a blind man plotting a task which would seem impossible for a blind person. He was a gem of an actor and had he been alive for few more years, we could have seen more of his good performances. Alas. The story is well written and well executed. Rest of the cast(Sarika, Ranjeeta and Marc Zuber) have justified their characters. The movie lacks in technicality. The picturization and presentation were not to the mark where the story was. This could be due to low budget. Overall, this movie is not worth missing for Haribhai's fans. If you are not his fan, after watching the movie you surely will be.


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