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Anaarkali of Aarah (2017)

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A village dancer is harassed by a local politician and is ridiculed by the police, but ends up plotting revenge to clear her name.

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Avinash Das

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Avinash Das
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Credited cast:
Pankaj Tripathi ... Rangeela (as Pankaj Tripathy)
Sanjay Mishra ... VC
Swara Bhaskar ... Anarkali
Mayur More ... Anwar
Ishtiyak Khan Ishtiyak Khan ... Hiraman
Suman Patel Suman Patel
Monika Chowdhury Monika Chowdhury ... Sanskrit Women
Vishwa Bhanu Vishwa Bhanu ... Cop
Harsh Hansraj Harsh Hansraj ... Delhi Boy
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Anaarkali (Swara Bhaskar) is an orchestra singer in South Bihar's Arrah. She is poor, sings double meaning lyrics and is treated as a sex worker. Dharmendra Chauhan (Sanjay Mishra), the Vice Chancellor of a prestigious university, is one of her many admirers. He molests Anaarkali in an inebriated state during a show and a war breaks out between the two. While Anaarkali wants justice for her ordeal, the system thinks it's the most natural accident that somebody like Anaarkali could meet. Written by subratjain1

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Hindi

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24 March 2017 (India) See more »

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A small budget entertainer but high on content
29 March 2017 | by riturajsharma-32489See all my reviews

A movie cannot work on only great music, or great actors or best scenic locations – It is the story that determines the success of any movie and in case of AoA, story is what makes it watchable. Based in Aarah, the movie shows the struggles that a dancer undergoes and how she fights back. Watch this inspiring movie of a dancer who fails to surrender to the society trends and demands the respect that she deserves.


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