MASHAAL is a story about Vinod (Dilip Kumar) an honest, fearless editor of an outspoken newspaper, Raja (Anil Kapoor) a man from the slums who takes to black marketing to make his living and Vardhan (Amrish Puri) who is a powerful and respected figure of the city whose cloak of respectability hid all the social evils. In an attempt to combat Vardhan, life ends up differently for Vinod and Raja.
Did You Know?
One day Anil Kapoor and Yash Chopra were driving around in downtown when they spotted hoards of Anil Kapoor's movie Rachna's poster's. Anil got very uncomfortable and embarrassed as he did not tell Yash Chopra about this movie. Chopra was under the impression that Anil only had Woh 7 Din and Laila to his credit. Yash put Anil at ease and told him not to worry. See more
Referenced in Ek Ruka Hua Faisla
O Holi Aayee, Holi Aayee Dekho
Performed by Kishore Kumar
, Lata Mangeshkar
and Mahendra Kapoor
Lyrics by Javed Akhtar
Music by Hridaynath Mangeshkar See more