6.1/10
26
1 user

Murder at Monkey Hill (1976)

Akhtar, a professional hitman, is hired to murder Prabhi by Seth. Using his charm to get near her, he soon finds he's fallen in love. Unable to kill her, he pays a woodcutter the rupee he ... See full summary »

Director:

Vidhu Vinod Chopra
Reviews

Photos

Add Image Add an image

Do you have any images for this title?

Learn more

More Like This 

Khamosh (1986)
Mystery | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

When a starlet is murdered on a film location, her detective brother arrives there to solve the mystery.

Director: Vidhu Vinod Chopra
Stars: Shabana Azmi, Amol Palekar, Sudhir Mishra
Parinda (1989)
Action | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

Two brothers are caught on the different sides of a gang war.

Director: Vidhu Vinod Chopra
Stars: Jackie Shroff, Anil Kapoor, Nana Patekar
Sazaye Maut (1981)
Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

Malika Modi lives a very wealthy lifestyle with her widowed dad in India where they own vast acres of land and businesses. When Mr. Modi suddenly passes away, he leaves all the business's ... See full summary »

Director: Vidhu Vinod Chopra
Stars: Naseeruddin Shah, Radha Saluja, Naresh Suri
Broken Horses (2015)
Action | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

The bonds of brotherhood, the laws of loyalty, and the futility of violence in the shadows of the US Mexico border gang wars.

Director: Vidhu Vinod Chopra
Stars: Henry Shotwell, Thomas Jane, Nicholas Neve
Action | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

A police officer adopts the son and sole survivor of a family he has massacred while pursuing a terrorist. After some time the foster son finds out what the stepfather did.

Director: Vidhu Vinod Chopra
Stars: Sanjay Dutt, Hrithik Roshan, Preity Zinta
Action | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

As the kingdom of Devigarh comes apart at the seams, an aging bodyguard attempts to protect the Royal Family, as well as keep its darkest secrets from ever coming to light.

Director: Vidhu Vinod Chopra
Stars: Amitabh Bachchan, Saif Ali Khan, Sanjay Dutt
Kareeb (1998)
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

Birju is a young man who lives with his mom, dad, elder brother, Bhabhi and nephew in an upper middle class home. His father would like him to work as well as accept some responsibility, ... See full summary »

Director: Vidhu Vinod Chopra
Stars: Bobby Deol, Neha, Abhay Chopra
Romance | Action | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

A young Indian couple, both from wealthy backgrounds, find themselves caught up in the 1940's Indian revolutionary movement against their families whom are under the thumb a sadistic British general.

Director: Vidhu Vinod Chopra
Stars: Anil Kapoor, Jackie Shroff, Manisha Koirala
Parineeta (2005)
Drama | Musical | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

The lifelong romance between Lolita (Balan) and Shekar (Khan) is upset by the arrival of another man.

Director: Pradeep Sarkar
Stars: Vidya Balan, Saif Ali Khan, Sanjay Dutt
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  

Munna Bhai embarks on a journey with Mahatma Gandhi in order to fight against a corrupt property dealer.

Director: Rajkumar Hirani
Stars: Sanjay Dutt, Arshad Warsi, Vidya Balan
Romance

The film is the first ever to narrate the true story of the 1990 exodus of Kashmiri Pandits.

Director: Vidhu Vinod Chopra
Documentary | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
Director: Vidhu Vinod Chopra
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
Vidhu Vinod Chopra ... Akhtar
Dilip Dhawan ... Woodcutter
Mehmood Mehmood ... Seth
Anjali Paigankar Anjali Paigankar ... Prabhi
Edit

Storyline

Akhtar, a professional hitman, is hired to murder Prabhi by Seth. Using his charm to get near her, he soon finds he's fallen in love. Unable to kill her, he pays a woodcutter the rupee he was paid to do the deed. The film ends with Prabhi being chased by the axe-wielding woodcutter - not showing how the situation resolves. Written by Samb Hicks

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Short | Drama

Edit

Details

Country:

India

Language:

Hindi

Release Date:

11 June 1976 (India) See more »

Filming Locations:

Lonavala, Maharashtra, India

Edit

Box Office

Budget:

INR10,000 (estimated)
See more on IMDbPro »

Company Credits

Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Mono | Mono (optical prints)

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See full technical specs »
Edit

Did You Know?

Connections

Featured in Celluloid Man (2012) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Contribute to This Page

Free Movies and TV Shows You Can Watch Now

On IMDb TV, you can catch Hollywood hits and popular TV series at no cost. Select any poster below to play the movie, totally free!

Browse free movies and TV series

Stream Trending TV Series With Prime Video

Explore popular and recently added TV series available to stream now with Prime Video.

Start your free trial



Recently Viewed