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Arjun (1985)

Arjun Malvankar after his graduation thrives to get job. The corruption and injustice taking place in his community frustrates him to the extent of revolting with the help of some of his ... See full summary »

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Arjun Malvankar
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Geeta Sahani
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Insp. Ravi Rane
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Shivkumar Chowgule
Satyajeet ...
Mohan (as Satyajeet Puri)
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Sudha Malvankar
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Mr. Malvankar
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Mrs. Rukhmini Malvankar
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Din Dayal Trivedi
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Anand Patkar
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Annup Lal
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Babu Ram (as Anu Kapoor)
Sunder ...
Grocer
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Chander
Leena Das
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Arjun Malvankar after his graduation thrives to get job. The corruption and injustice taking place in his community frustrates him to the extent of revolting with the help of some of his friends. This path of his gets him into serious problems with the law and some outrageous gangsters. He is then taken in by a politician named Shivkumar Chowgule; who not only has pity on him but offers him a job and encourages him. Situations take a different turn one morning engulfing Arjun's life into a world of lies, deceit, crime and politics. Written by gavin (racktoo@hotmail.com)

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Wow!
24 March 2012 | by See all my reviews

Arjun is really worth a watch, as long as you are not prejudiced towards old films and Sunny Deol.

Story is about an unemployed youth in Bombay who gets involved in crime ad politics because of the circumstances around him. The film also throws light on the hypocrisy and deception politicians use to fulfill their greedy ambitions.

Concept is good, music is just alright, dialogues are among the best with good action sequences. I feel the background score should've been more punchy for a film like this, but that's OK.

I feel they should even make a sequel to this film.


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