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After the tragic passing of his parents, Raj Kumar is also separated from his elder brother. He ends up hungry and penniless in Bombay, and is taken in by a pickpocket thief, Usmanbhai, who... See full summary »

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Prakash Mehra

Writer:

Javed Akhtar
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Cast

Credited cast:
Randhir Kapoor ... Raj Kumar / Raju Tardeo
Vinod Khanna ... Shankar / Kumar
Simi Garewal ... Roma S. Kumar
Hema Malini ... Kamini Chopra
Ranjeet ... Ranjeet
D.K. Sapru ... Baba Sheikh (as Sapru)
Satyendra Kapoor ... Usmanbhai Bombay
Ram Mohan ... Ram Singh
Viju Khote ... Damodar
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Master Ashiq Master Ashiq ... Young Shankar
B.B. Bhalla B.B. Bhalla ... Raju's Friend
Goga Kapoor ... Raghu
Ruby Mayer ... Aunty / Bar Owner
Mushtaq Merchant ... Johny
Preetam Preetam ... Raju's Friend
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After the tragic passing of his parents, Raj Kumar is also separated from his elder brother. He ends up hungry and penniless in Bombay, and is taken in by a pickpocket thief, Usmanbhai, who trains Raj to be a master at picking pockets and stealing. It is in this atmosphere that Raj grows up and calls himself Raju Tardeo, for this is the area allocated to him to carry on stealing. Raju comes to know that a wealthy woman named Kamini has run away from home, and a reward has been placed in all newspapers. He finds her, pretends to fall in love with her, steals her necklace, and takes her back home to her oppressive uncle, who wants her to get married to Ranjeet. Kamini manages to run away, this time weary of running into the cunning Raju, who she had fallen in love with, only to fall in the clutches of a criminal don by the name of Shankar, who not only has her necklace, which was bought from Raju, and plans to ensure that she is returned home. Kamini escapes again, only to run into Raju... Written by rAjOo (gunwanti@hotmail.com)

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The song Uparwale Tere Duniya Mein was sampled in the international song "Ginatonic ta race" by DJ Marrrtin. See more »

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GOOD MOVIE : Tight Screenplay and nice acting : Overall Entertainer
1 April 2020 | by kunalbajaj272See all my reviews

Its a good movie with nice story and screenplay that will not make you bore, and its entertaining till the end. Nice acting by all actors : Vinod khanna is a class actor, and Randhir Kapoor have flared well with its comic act. Overall, its a nice entertainer.


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