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Chauraha (1994)

Not Rated | | Action, Crime, Drama | 8 April 1994 (India)
After being framed for a murder in childhood, a young man returns to his former neighbourhood and resolves to rid it of crime.

Director:

Sadaqat Hussein

Writers:

Tahir Khan (additional dialogue), Javed Siddiqui (dialogue) (as Javed Siddique) | 1 more credit »

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Jeetendra ... Inspector Kailash Mathur
Jackie Shroff ... Amar
Jaya Prada ... Mrs. Pooja Mathur
Ashwini Bhave ... Poonam
Shakti Kapoor ... Inspector Bankelal
Sadashiv Amrapurkar ... Kalinath
Danny Denzongpa ... Baba Bhatti
Farha Naaz ... Dancer (in song "Lal Lala Meri Gal Lal") (as Farha)
Alok Nath ... Masterji
Sulabha Deshpande ... Jerry's Mother
Vikas Anand ... IGP
Avtar Gill ... Tiwari
Mitti Mitti
Arun Arun
Rajiv Kumar Rajiv Kumar
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Amar a 12 yr old orphan works in a hotel and at night, studies at Masterjis school Kalinath a pimp murders one of his customers and the innocent Amar is convicted instead of Kalinath. After many years, Amar (Jackie Shroff) returns after completing his sentence and finds everything changed. The school had made way for a gamble-house. He comes to know that Kalinath is dead and his son Baba Bhatti (Danny Denzongpa) is one of the leading criminals. Amar brings the crooks to book and the gamble-house now makes way for 'Insaaf Ghar'. Amar falls in love with Poonam (Ashwini Bhave), an honest inspector's sister. Amar comes across a poster of Badrinath, who is contesting the elections. He identifies him instantly, he is the pimp Kalinath, Amar and his friends Kidnap Kalinath alias Badrinath two days before the elections. What happens next? View 'CHAURAHA' to know the remaining part. Written by gavin@sunny_deol2009@yahoo.com

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Action | Crime | Drama

Certificate:

Not Rated | See all certifications »
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Anil Kapoor ran the film down in print saying his true fans would massacre him if he did bad films like Chauraha. This didn't bother Jackie as he knew Anil always talked for effect. See more »

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Jackie's looks keep changing due to the delay. See more »

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I Love You
Performed by Alka Yagnik, Vinod Rathore
Composed by Laxmikant Shantaram Kudalkar and Pyarelal Ramprasad Sharma
Written by Anand Bakshi
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Country:

India

Language:

Hindi

Release Date:

8 April 1994 (India) See more »

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