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A film-maker who is having an extra-marital affair with an actress decides to leave his wife. Arth is the story of this women's search for her identity.

Director:

Mahesh Bhatt

Writers:

Mahesh Bhatt (screenplay), Sujit Sen (screenplay)
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Cast

Credited cast:
Shabana Azmi ... Pooja
Kulbhushan Kharbanda ... Inder Malhotra
Smita Patil ... Kavita Sanyal
Raj Kiran ... Raj
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Gulshan Grover ... Gulshan
Rohini Hattangadi ... Pooja's Maid
Siddharth Kak Siddharth Kak ... Anil
Mazhar Khan Mazhar Khan ... Harish
Dina Pathak ... Kavita's Mother
Purnima Purnima ... Hostel Principal
Shammi ... Mrs. Bhalla
Om Shivpuri ... Dr. Puri
Gita Siddharth Gita Siddharth ... Aparna
Dalip Tahil ... Dalip
Chand Usmani Chand Usmani ... School Adminstrator
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A film-maker who is having an extra-marital affair with an actress decides to leave his wife. Arth is the story of this women's search for her identity.

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Drama | Romance

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India

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Hindi | English

Release Date:

3 December 1982 (India) See more »

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The Meaning See more »

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Anu Arts See more »
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Song: Tum Itna Jo Muskura Rahe Ho had a cover version by The Bartender. See more »

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References Ek Duuje Ke Liye (1981) See more »

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Tum Itna Jo Muskura Rahe Ho...
Sung by Jagjit Singh
Composed by Jagjit Singh
Lyrics by Kaifi Azmi
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A masterpiece from Mahesh Bhatt
18 March 2018 | by ranjan-shaahiSee all my reviews

The is a progressive movie which many director and filmmaker not able deal with.This movie is like mirror to those people who think that they don't have money , try to put extra song and item number.The movie run smoothly and don't bore you. But this movie demands you to be awaken. One can easily relate this movie with anyone or with their life at any point of time.


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