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Damini (1993)

Not Rated | | Crime, Drama | 30 April 1993 (India)
After witnessing a rape in her own household, Damini fights for justice for the deceased victim. However, she faces a bunch of challenges until she meets a disgraced lawyer who decides to fight the case and bring the culprits to justice.

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Rajkumar Santoshi
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Cast

Credited cast:
Meenakshi Sheshadri ... Damini Gupta
Rishi Kapoor ... Shekhar Gupta
Sunny Deol ... Govind
Amrish Puri ... Indrajit Chaddha (Scheming Lawyer)
Kulbhushan Kharbanda ... Mr. Gupta (Shekhar's dad)
Rohini Hattangadi ... Mrs. Sumitra Gupta (Shekhar's mom)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Tinnu Anand ... Shekhar's Uncle
Sulabha Arya ... Shekhar's aunt
Suhas Bhalekar
Anu Dhawan Anu Dhawan
Vijayendra Ghatge ... Inspector Kadam
Ashwin Kaushal Ashwin Kaushal ... Rakesh Gupta
Aamir Khan ... Himself
Viju Khote ... Mangesh
Prajakta Kulkarni Prajakta Kulkarni ... Urmi - Maid Servant
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Storyline

The theme revolves around the character Damini who represents truth and innocence. After her marriage in renowned wealthy family, Damini happens to see a cruel act done by her brother-in-law. She wants the victim to get justice, but the family including her husband oppose her, which leads her to leave the house. Soon she is helped by a drunkard, an ex-advocate, who helps her in all respect to reach to her aim and therefore justice. Written by gavin@sunny_deol2009@yahoo.com

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Genres:

Crime | Drama

Certificate:

Not Rated
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Country:

India

Language:

Hindi

Release Date:

30 April 1993 (India) See more »

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Stereo

Color:

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Ashwin Kaushal debuted in the film. See more »

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19 May 2011 | by varghesejuniorSee all my reviews

One of Sunny Deol's best roles ever, I am full of praise for this movie. It is a social movie that deals with injustice in society, and how one lady fights it at all costs,being helped by a lawyer and her husband alone. The dialogues are impressive-TAREEKH PAR TAREEKH,DHAI KILO KA HAATH,CHIDIYAGHAR,etc.

Rishi Kapoor does an impressive job.His emotions are expressed well. Meenakshi's good as the protagonist.

The concept is good. Songs are melodious. Some fight sequences are there,which aren't bad.

Sunny's best as a prosecution lawyer,Amrish is tooo good as the villain. Though nearly 3 hours long,the film is enjoyable. Watch it.


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