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Thakur Avadh Narayan Singh rules Shekhapur village.Due to his fear villagers don't dare to go against him for his wrong doings.His son Bhola and Bacchu are also to follow his part who spend... See full summary »

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Mahesh Manjrekar

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Sanjay Dutt ... Rudra
Nandita Das ... Paro
Sachin Khedekar ... Shiva
Tanvi Hegde Tanvi Hegde ... Durga, 'Muniya' (Rudra's daughter)
Sagar Thawani Sagar Thawani ... Lav, Durga's brother
Samrat Thawani Samrat Thawani ... Kush, Durga's brother
Anjan Srivastav ... Senior Doctor
Sacheen Suvarna
Vineet Kumar Singh ... (as Vineet Srinet)
Dinesh Anand Dinesh Anand ... (as Late Dinesh Anand)
Mita Vasisht ... Thakurain
Atul Kale Atul Kale
Nilesh Diwekar Nilesh Diwekar ... (as Nilesh Divekar)
Om Puri ... Thakur Avadh Narayan Singh
Jackie Shroff ... Ramnarayan Bharadwaj, police officer (daroga)
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Thakur Avadh Narayan Singh rules Shekhapur village.Due to his fear villagers don't dare to go against him for his wrong doings.His son Bhola and Bacchu are also to follow his part who spend their time in drinking and on girls.Rudra is a poor farmer living a happy life with is wife Paro and three children Durga,Luv and Kush.Bhola and Bacchu once go to attend Mujra and cant get their way with the woman.On their way they see 9 year old Durga and rape her.While he evidence are all against them the Sr Doctor prepare's his report and Inspector Ramnarayan Bhardwaj also finds evidence to arrest Bhola and Bacchu.The lawyer fighting the case bribe's the Sr Doctor and Ramnarayan Bhardwaj to tamper the evidence.Paro then convinces Rudra to take matters in his own hands as law cant give them justice. Written by alex.mjacko@gmail.com

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Never try a father's patience

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4 January 2002 (India) See more »

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Good intention, bad execution
13 May 2007 | by murali-5See all my reviews

The movie is laudable because of the mature theme it chooses to deal with. The actors are convincing throughout the movie. The portrayals are believable. Sanjay Dutt, Nandita Das and Om Puri impress.

However, the movie loses its steam and meanders after the first quarter. The director might have thought he was creating a lot of gray shaded characters but instead he ends up creating non-credible and confused ones. Unnecessary flashback songs, and a dragging narrative don't help either.

In the end it's another Bollywood Masala movie where the impossible is made possible by a single man's efforts. The only thing that distinguishes this movie from other pot-boilers is the cause for which the hero fights for and it's a worthy one...


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