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Mashaal (1984)

Not Rated | | Action, Drama, Family | 9 February 1984 (India)
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A chain of events changes Raja's life - from black marketer to journalist to an underworld Don and a Racketeer in order to combat Vardhan.

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Cast

Complete credited cast:
... Raja
... Vinod Kumar
... Sudha Kumar
... Geeta
... S.K. Vardhan
... Kishorilal
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
... Keshav
... Inspector
... Mohan
... Munna
... Doctor
... Nagesh (Cameo)
Harish Magon ... Damodar
... Dinesh (Editor)
... Vithal Rao
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MASHAAL is a story about Vinod (Dilip Kumar) an honest, fearless editor of an outspoken newspaper, Raja (Anil Kapoor) a man from the slums who takes to black marketing to make his living and Vardhan (Amrish Puri) who is a powerful and respected figure of the city whose cloak of respectability hid all the social evils. In an attempt to combat Vardhan, life ends up differently for Vinod and Raja. Written by Official Source

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A very young Aloknath can be seen playing a press reporter whom Rati Agnihotri and Anil Kapoor work. See more »

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Referenced in Ek Ruka Hua Faisla (1986) See more »

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Futapaathon Ke Hum Rahane Vaale
Performed by Anup Jalota, Hariharan, Shailendra Singh and Suresh Wadkar
Lyrics by Javed Akhtar
Music by Hridaynath Mangeshkar
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Dilip Kumar shines again.
31 August 2002 | by See all my reviews

Dilip Kumar with his mind-blowing performance proved again that he is unmatchable and undoubtedly the legend of Indian cinema. All the characters, such as of Waheeda Rehman, Anil Kapoor, Amrish Puri fit perfectly in their roles. Another great film from Yash Chopra, recommended to everyone.


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