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Ajay Mehra, an amateur boxer, takes revenge against Balwant Rai, a crooked businessman, after his elder brother is killed.

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Rajkumar Santoshi

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Sunny Deol ... Ajay Mehra
Amrish Puri ... Balwant Rai
Meenakshi Sheshadri ... Varsha Bharti (as Meenakshi Seshadri)
Moushumi Chatterjee ... Indu Mehra (as Moushami Chatterjee)
Kulbhushan Kharbanda ... Police Commissioner Ashok Pradhan
Om Puri ... ACP Joe D'Souza
Raj Babbar ... Ashok Mehra
Shabbir Khan Shabbir Khan ... Vardha Rajan
Sudesh Berry ... Rajan Berry
Mitwa Mitwa ... Mitwa
Shafi Inamdar ... Barrister Pramod Saran Gupta
Brahmachari ... Mohiley
Sharat Saxena ... Dekka
Annu Kapoor ... Drunkard
Viju Khote ... Coach
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Storyline

Ajay Mehra lives with his elder brother Ashok and sister-in-law Indu. He leaves for Bangalore in order to train to become an international boxer. On his return to New Delhi, he finds that Ashok is missing. He lodges a complaint at the police station but to no avail. He decides to search for his brother himself but still does not find him. Later on, Ashok's body is found and Ajay is accused of killing him as well as having an illicit relationship with his sister-in-law. While in jail, Ajay makes friends with some other hardcore convicts, who are good at heart. Then one day, they escape the jail by overpowering the guards. Ajay only has one thing on his mind: to kill Balwant Rai, a wealthy, powerful and corrupt businessman who had used Ashok's business as a front for his illegal activities. Ajay's new friends and his love interest Varsha, a journalist, help him in his mission. Written by Soumitra

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The wounded who tore the world apart.


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Country:

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Language:

Hindi

Release Date:

22 June 1990 (India) See more »

Also Known As:

Wounded See more »

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Vijayta Films See more »
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The sequel to the film is about release 25 years later directed by Sunny Deol himself. See more »

Quotes

Balwant Rai: The life that clashes with me, dies sobbing in despair.
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One of the Sunny Deol's best action flick
16 August 2017 | by rahulsunny-98293See all my reviews

I am writing first review of my life at any site. The film is so close to heart that I can't resist creating the account in IMDb and express my emotional attachment with this movie. Early 90's witness the sharp decline in action movies and rise of romantic one like Dil, DHKMN, HAHK, DDLJ etc.However,Sunny Deol's continued to entertain us during childhood with some powerful action movies like Ghazal, Ghatak, Damini,Gadar etc. No matter how many times u have watched Ghazal, everything u will be the part of the journey of revenge taken by Ajay mehra with Balwant Rai. Meenakshi, Raj Babbar & Masami Chatterjee have also perform their role well. I luv the song 'Sochna kya jo bhi hoga dekha jaega'. The same applies with review.Let,s see how people like/dislike it.


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