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Gunda (1998)

Not Rated | | Action, Comedy, Crime | 1998 (India)
When a coolie's family is murdered by a group of gangsters and politicians, he swears revenge on them.

Director:

Kanti Shah

Writer:

Bashir Babar
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Cast

Credited cast:
Mithun Chakraborty ... Shankar
Mukesh Rishi ... Bulla
Mohan Joshi ... Pote
Shakti Kapoor ... Chutiya
Verna Raj Verna Raj ... Ganga
Harish Patel ... Ibu Hatela
Ishrat Ali ... Lamboo Aata
Rami Reddy ... Kala Shetty
Deepak Shirke ... Politician Bachubhai Bhigona
Rana Jung Bahadur ... Inspector Kale
Razak Khan ... Lucky Chickna
Gulshan Rana Gulshan Rana ... Gulshan
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Bajrangi
Arun Mathur
Sapna Sapna
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Storyline

The gangster Bulla (Mukesh Rishi) becomes the crime lord of Mumbai after killing his rival Lamboo Aata (Ishrat Ali). However, when his right hand man Kala Shetty (Rami Reddy) is arrested by police due to the intervention of a coolie and a good samaritan Shankar (Mithun Chakraborty), Bulla swears revenge. He manages to trap Shankar's sister Geeta (Sapna) into a sham marriage with Gulshan (Gulshan Rana) who is a scamster working for the pimp Lucky Chikna (Razak Khan). Bulla's younger brother Chutiya (Shakti Kapoor), who has long been impotent, becomes sex-crazed under the influence of London-imported pills provided by his loving elder brother and proceeds to brutally rape Geeta and ends up killing her. When Shankar's policeman father is also killed by the corrupt Inspector Kale (Rana Jung Bahadur), Shankar swears that he will kill Bulla, Chutiya, their ally Potey (Mohan Joshi) and the rest of their entourage within ten days. Written by Soumitra

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Taglines:

Sharifon ke liye jyoti, Gundo ke liye jwala !

Genres:

Action | Comedy | Crime | Drama

Certificate:

Not Rated | See all certifications »

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Country:

India

Language:

Hindi

Release Date:

1998 (India) See more »

Also Known As:

Банда See more »

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It is a 'B' grade bollywood movie but recently got so much cult following like mainstream hit bollywood. See more »

Quotes

Bulla: [Repeated line] My name is Bulla - and I keep it open.
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Awesome!! Watch it to believe it!!
20 March 2006 | by aayush-shrivastavaSee all my reviews

Wow!! no words can define this wonderful movie. Its direction, music, acting are perfect to the core. Be it its couplet laced dialogues or creative storyline or the mind-blowing performances by the greatest stalwarts of Bollywood (including Mithun Da)..... it is a movie worth infinite viewing. Every time you see it, you find a new meaning to the dialogues, a new dimension to the portrayal, a new perspective for research. Everyone who has watched the movie has felt an intellectual upliftment. Regarding the story, it revolves around a coolie (played brilliantly by the god Mithun himself) who fights for the sake of his honour. My favourite scene is when the second tier villain in the starting finds the corpse of his raped sister. The scene is so tragic that you will laugh until you have tears in your eyes.... (no hidden meanings n puns intended!!)

Undoubtedly, its the most crafted movie of all times. Kanti Shah and Mithun Da have outdone themselves once more. Enjoi!!


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