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Tridev (1989)

A honest but disgraced Police Inspector's attempts to clear his name pits him against terrorists and the brother of his sweetheart.

Director:

Rajiv Rai

Writers:

Arshad Parvez (dialogue director), Rajiv Rai (screenplay) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Naseeruddin Shah ... Jay Singh
Sunny Deol ... Inspector Karan Saxena
Jackie Shroff ... Ravi Mathur
Madhuri Dixit ... Divya Mathur
Sonam ... Renu
Sangeeta Bijlani ... Natasha Tejani (as Sangita Bijlani)
Anupam Kher ... Commissioner Mathur
Amrish Puri ... Bhujang / Bhairav Singh
Raza Murad ... Mantriji
Dalip Tahil ... Don
Sharat Saxena ... Inspector Suraj Singh (as Sharad Saxena)
Tej Sapru ... Goga
Dan Dhanoa ... Ganga / Ram Avtar
Rajesh Vivek ... Raghav
Anjana Mumtaz ... Sudha Saxena
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Storyline

Honest, diligent and brave Police Inspector Karan Saxena while carrying out his investigations against gangster and smuggler Bhujang is mysteriously framed and transfer to a remote area called Madhavpur. While residing there Karan sets to put things right and gets into confrontations with a bandit, Jai Singh who is good at heart and always ready to fight for the oppressed because his own dad, a brave Martyr has been killed by Bhujang, he too join with Karan to wreak vengeance against Bhujang. Ravi the son of the Mumbai Police Commissioner, Mathur joins Bhujang gang secretly wanting to get his own revenge from Bhujang. These three men Ravi, Karan and Jai manage to gather evidence against Bhujang and his gang and sets out on a dangerous road of crime, without the laws help in order to liberate the country from Bhujang / Bhairav Singh and his gang. Written by gavin (gunmasterM@hotmail.com)

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A Volcanic Saga of Three Angry Men


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Country:

India

Language:

Hindi

Release Date:

7 July 1989 (India) See more »

Also Known As:

Трое разгневанных мужчин See more »

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Trivia

The film was copied as Rangbaaz in 1996. Mithun played a triple role playing the roles of Sunny, Naseeruddin and Jackie Shroff. A scene in Tridev was also used the filmed. The scene where Sunny Deol's house explodes. The scene was used in Rangbaaz where you can see Sunny Deol from far away. Only a close up of Mithun was incorporated in. See more »

Goofs

Near the end when Sunny, Jackie and Naseer are being exchanged for the hostages, the three heroes hold their hands behind their back, pretending that they are tied when in fact they are holding grenades. As the trio are walking, in one shot Jackie's hands appear by his side and they are empty. See more »

Quotes

Inspector Karan Saxena: Wait and watch, how terrifying death is when it slowly creeps up on you.
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Connections

Referenced in Khooni Murdaa (1989) See more »

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Paap Se Dharti Phati, Aadharm Se Aasmaan
Performed by Naseeruddin Shah
Lyrics by Anand Bakshi
Music by Kalyanji Veerji Shah, Anandji Veerji Shah
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Tridev indeed A volcanic saga of three Angry men
22 November 2007 | by gavin_coolhgrSee all my reviews

Karan Saxena who is a very honest and dedicated inspector is being transferred to Madhupur when he sets out to investigate about corruption, murder and idealism in his community. The police suspect is that a criminal called Bhujang/Bhairav Singh (Amrish Puri) is involved in every crime of the country. While in Madhupur, Karan befriends Jai Singh another victim of Bhujang's terror. While Ravi who is Divya's (Madhuri Dixit) brother has doubt for Bhujang in his mind too. He, however, ends up and fall in love with a cabaret dancer Natasha (Sangeeta Bijlani). All three men decided to form a gang called Tridev and destroy Bhujang and his gang.


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