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Geraftaar (1985)

Kishan Kumar Khanna is a well-rate film actor who falls head over heels in love with young, beautiful and attractive Anuradha Saxena much to the dislikeness of her gangster brother who ... See full summary »

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Prayag Raj (as Prayag Raaj)

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Kader Khan (dialogue), Prayag Raj (story) (as Prayag Raaj) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Kamal Haasan ... Kishan Kumar Khanna
Poonam Dhillon ... Anuradha Saxena
Madhavi ... Inspector Geeta Sinha
Ranjeet ... Ranjit Saxena
Shakti Kapoor ... Chutkiram
Kader Khan ... Vidyanath
Nirupa Roy ... Mrs. Durga Kumar Khanna
Aruna Irani ... Gulabo
Rabia Amin Rabia Amin ... Lucy
Renu Joshi Renu Joshi ... Hussein's Mother
Om Shivpuri ... Police Commissioner Sinha
Satyendra Kapoor ... Mr. Kapil Kumar Khanna
Pinchoo Kapoor Pinchoo Kapoor ... Judge
Sharat Saxena ... Vijay Sinha
Jeevan ... Lucy's Father
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Storyline

Kishan Kumar Khanna is a well-rate film actor who falls head over heels in love with young, beautiful and attractive Anuradha Saxena much to the dislikeness of her gangster brother who wastes no time in entrapping Kishan in a web of lies and deceits and gets him imprisoned for life. While in jail, Kishan reaches up with his long lost elder brother Karan who has been sentenced for life charged with murdering the Police Commissioner son, Vijay Sinha. Together they both plotted a scheme which will only benefit them in granting revenge from there perpetrators. Written by gavin (gunmasterM@hotmail.com)

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Country:

India

Language:

Hindi

Release Date:

13 September 1985 (India) See more »

Also Known As:

Arrested See more »

Filming Locations:

Mumbai, Maharashtra, India

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All-time classic
26 May 2012 | by gurdeepmann59See all my reviews

For some reason this film reminded me a lot of ANDHAA KAANOON (1983) which had the same type of cast; Amitabh Bachchan, Rajnikant, Madhavi, Om Shivpuri

The film has injustice done to the lead actor with Amitabh Bachchan appearing in the second half taking over the film just like ANDHAA KAANOON.

Rajnikanth's death scene is well-handled and the climax is done-to- death.

Amitabh Bachchan shines with his lead role and takes over the second half Kamal Hassan makes a convincing performances as Amitabh's brother and shows a lot of versatile Rajnikant is OK in a special appearance Madhavi and Poonam Dhillon fill the heroine gap and help move the storyline Kader Khan and Shakti Kapoor are hilarious while Om Shivpuri, Sharat Saxsena, Kulbacshan Kharbanda are typecast


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