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Riveting suspense thriller about a dedicated cop who leads an under-cover squad against a group of terrorists. He manages to capture their leader, but finds himself and his family mentally ... See full summary »

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Govind Nihalani

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Govind P. Deshpande (additional dialogue), Govind Nihalani (additional dialogue) | 4 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Om Puri ... DCP Abhay Singh
Naseeruddin Shah ... DCP Abbas Lodhi
Mita Vasisht ... Sumitra Singh
Annu Kapoor ... Surinder
Ashish Vidyarthi ... Commander Bhadra
Amrish Puri ... IGP Pathak
Milind Gunaji ... Shiv
Vineet Kumar Vineet Kumar
Ila Arun ... Zeenat
Joan David Joan David
Sadiya Siddiqui ... (as Saadiya Siddique)
Rajiv Dhingra Rajiv Dhingra ... (as Master Rajiv Dhingra)
Achyut Potdar Achyut Potdar
Shri Vallabh Vyas ... Inspector Tiwari
Shivkumar Subramaniam Shivkumar Subramaniam ... (as Shiv Subramaniam)
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Riveting suspense thriller about a dedicated cop who leads an under-cover squad against a group of terrorists. He manages to capture their leader, but finds himself and his family mentally and physically manipulated by the wily terrorist and his followers. Written by ajmal hussain <ajji@nightmail.com>

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Drama | Thriller

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India

Language:

Hindi

Release Date:

31 August 1994 (India) See more »

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Udbhav Productions See more »
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Amitabh Bachchan was approached for the film but refused. He was still in semi retirement. See more »

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Remade as Kuruthipunal (1995) See more »

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Just watch once
21 March 2012 | by varghesejuniorSee all my reviews

A harsh movie. That's how I'd describe Droh Kaal.

I watched this only recently simply out of curiosity. I remember watching Kamal Hassan's Drohi some 15 years ago, and I feel the original Droh Kaal is definitely better.

It is an unconventional film revolving around cops who fight terrorism and terrorists who take advantage of the corrupt system into manipulating the law.

Acting is good on part of the actors. The best actor is perhaps none other than Om puri.Film is draggy at times. THERE ARE NO SONGS AT ALL. This film is not suited for kids for the violence and some explicit scenes. And no one can watch it more than once.


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