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Raja (1995)

Not Rated | | Action, Drama, Romance
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Rana Mahednra Pratap Garewal (Mukesh Khanna) is a wealthy businessman along with his brother Vishwa (Dalip Tahil). They are both good friends with Brijnath (Paresh Rawal) who is not as ... See full summary »

Director:

Indra Kumar

Writers:

Rajeev Kaul (screenplay) (as Rajiv Kaul), Tanveer Khan (dialogue) | 2 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Sanjay Kapoor ... Raja
Madhuri Dixit ... Madhu Garewal
Mukesh Khanna ... Rana Mahednra Pratap Garewal
Dalip Tahil ... Vishwa Garewal
Rita Bhaduri ... Sarita Garewal
Mushtaq Khan ... Banwarilal Sanyal
Adi Irani ... Abhishek Sanyal
Paresh Rawal ... Brijnath 'Birju'
Satyendra Kapoor ... Doctor (as Satyen Kappu)
Himani Shivpuri ... Kaki
Dinesh Hingoo ... Ronglani (as Dinesh Hingu)
Tiku Talsania ... Shantipati (as Tiku Talsaniya)
Amita Nangia ... Nisha - Madhu's friend (as Amita Nagia)
Sudhir ... Police Inspector
Veeru Krishnan Veeru Krishnan ... Neighbour-eunuch
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Storyline

Rana Mahednra Pratap Garewal (Mukesh Khanna) is a wealthy businessman along with his brother Vishwa (Dalip Tahil). They are both good friends with Brijnath (Paresh Rawal) who is not as wealthy. Rana's younger sister Madhu (Madhuri Dixit) is a good friend of Brijnath's younger brother Raja (Sanjay Kapoor). Seeing this Rana and Birju both arrange for Raja and Madhu to marry when they are older but Rana quickly backs out and insults Birju because of his social status. A accident causes Birju to become mental. Many years have passed and Raja and Madhu soon meet each other and fall in love. However Rana and Vishwa are determined to keep Madhu away from Raja. Eventually Rana gives in and accepts Raja into the family. When Raja leaves the city for a few days, Birju is invited to stay at the Garewal mansion. However, Madhu accuses Birju of rape when she is attacked by him. Rana immediately sends Birju to a mental hospital and Raja is forced to make a choice between his love and his brother. ... Written by gavin@sunny_deol2009@yahoo.com

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Action | Drama | Romance

Certificate:

Not Rated
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Country:

India

Language:

Hindi

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Maruti International See more »
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Mono

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Color (Fujicolor)
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Trivia

When Nana Patekar walked out of the film, Naseeruddin Shah was approached. He refused the film because he did not want to play the role of a mentally deranged person. He knew the role would take a lot of preparation and would be physically exhausting. He was not willing to commit that type of time to a role. He wanted to take a break from intense roles and do lighter roles. See more »

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Featured in Zameer: The Awakening of a Soul (1997) See more »

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Lovely Movie
10 September 2016 | by guptaj-14436See all my reviews

I just Loved This Film. This is one of the Films which can be regarded as a Commercial Women Centric Film which is very rare in Bollywood. Madhuri Dixit received the crown of the Biggest Female Superstar in Bollywood with this film.

The Film has Beautiful Melodious Songs composed by Nadeem Shravan written by Sameer and Udit and Alka singing brilliantly. Sanjay Kapoor got the First Hit of his career. He acted brilliantly. Paresh Rawal was Extra Ordinary in this Film. Mukesh Khanna, Reeta Bhaduri, Dilip Tahil and Himani Shivpuri played their parts well.

It revolves around the story of Raja (Sanjay Kapoor) and Madhu (Madhuri Dixit) separated childhood friends who met later in their youth and fell in Love. Later they come to know that they are childhood friends but their brothers are enemies and create rift between them. The Love between Raja and Madhu is so strong that despite many troubles they gets reunited again and their is Happy Ending. Madhuri Dixit's Acting was Superb, Brilliant. Her Expressions were Priceless. Her Dance was Extra Ordinary and looked so so beautiful!!! A Must Watch Film for Bollywood Lovers.


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