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Surkhiyaan (The Headlines) (1985)

Not Rated | | Action, Crime, Drama | 26 July 1985 (India)
Shera lives a poor lifestyle in Bombay along with his widower dad, a retired school-teacher, and is love with his neighbor, Sapna, who he hopes to marry some day. Shera wants to get rich ... See full summary »

Director:

Ashok Tyagi

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Cast

Credited cast:
Naseeruddin Shah ... Advocate Avinash Prakash
Moon Moon Sen ... Sapna
Suresh Oberoi ... Shera
Gulshan Grover ... Sunil / Shakti Pradhan
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Arun Bakshi ... Night Queen Guest House's Manager
Brahm Bhardwaj Brahm Bhardwaj ... Judge
Krishan Dhawan Krishan Dhawan ... Archarya
A.K. Hangal ... Shera's dad
Padmini Kapila Padmini Kapila ... Kaamna K. Prasad
Bharat Kapoor ... R. Pradhan
Col. Kapoor Col. Kapoor ... Police Commissioner
Pinchoo Kapoor ... Dharam Prasad
Kulbhushan Kharbanda ... Kewal D. Prasad
Nandini Nandini ... Reshmi
Narendra Nath ... Jaggu
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Storyline

Shera lives a poor lifestyle in Bombay along with his widower dad, a retired school-teacher, and is love with his neighbor, Sapna, who he hopes to marry some day. Shera wants to get rich quickly, but unable to get a job, decides to take to crime and works with a gangster, Jaggu. He soon gets arrested, tried in Court, found guilty, and sentenced to jail for several months. When he is released he returns home to find that Sapna has befriended a lawyer, Avinash Prakash. Shortly thereafter Shera's father is informed that Shera has been arrested again, this time for abducting and killing Revati Prasad, the daughter of wealthy Dharam Prasad. Sapna and Shera's dad approach Avinash for assistance, and he agrees to do so little knowing that he, Shera and Sapna are mere pawns in a deadly game that is being played by the editor and owners of the Morning News publication who are always, quite deceptively, first with crime news, and one of their future headlines is going to announce the sudden ... Written by rAjOo (gunwanti@hotmail.com)

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Genres:

Action | Crime | Drama

Certificate:

Not Rated
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Details

Country:

India

Language:

Hindi

Release Date:

26 July 1985 (India) See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Anraj Films See more »
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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color
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Moon Moon Sen's voice was dubbed due to her heavy Bengali accent. The director Ashok Tyagi made the decision. But producer Anil Nagrath claimed that Moon Moon created problems for him by creating a fuss that her voice was being dubbed. See more »

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