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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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Genres:

Action | Drama | Romance

Certificate:

Not Rated
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Country:

India

Language:

Hindi

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Production Co:

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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color (Fujicolor)
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Wonderful Movie
8 February 2005 | by janegagneSee all my reviews

The cinematography of this film is amazing. Also, the corny dramatic music and close ups on 'meaningful' expressions add to the overall hilarity of the movie. There are plenty of dramatic moments, romance and bollywood songs to keep anyone fixed.

Two childhood friends (Raja and Madhu) are engaged by their older brothers only to have the engagement broken off when Raja's brother (Birju) looses his fortune in a fire. To make matters worse, Birju is hit by a car in an effort to save his brother from the same fate. This accident throws him onto an electric fence and he looses his mental balance. Raja opts to care for him (even though he is a young boy) to save him from the mental hospital. Eventually, Madhu sees Raja in a coffee shop and falls in love with him. Raja begins to feel the same way. When Madhu's brother finds out, he is infuriated and tries to break the couple apart. To find out the rest, you should see the movie...everyone who I know who has seen it has loved it immensely.


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