Andhaa Kanoon (1983)

 ●  Hindi ● 2 hrs 48 mins

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Jan Nissar Akhtar Khan works as a Forest Officer, and lives with his wife Zakhiya. One day while on duty, he comes across some poachers who were cutting sandal wood trees illegally. When challenged, they retaliate, a struggle ensues, and one of them, Ram Gupta, gets killed. Khan is charged with killing him, tried in court and sentenced to several years in prison. His shocked and devastated wife kills herself. Years later, an angry and embittered Khan is released from prison. One day he comes across another young man, Vijay Singh, and finds out that he is struggling with taking vengeance against two men who had traumatized and killed some of his family members, and decides to help him. It is then Khan finds out that Gupta is still alive and decides to kill him, quite dramatically in the same courtroom in which he was convicted for his murder. Will Khan's plans succeed? How will his future be affected? And, what about Vijay's plan to avenge the death of his family members?

Cast: Rajinikanth, Reena Roy

Crew: Rama Rao Tatineni (Director), Laxmikant Shantaram Kudalkar (Music Director), Pyarelal Ramprasad Sharma (Music Director)

Rating: A (India)

Genres: Action

Release Dates: 08 Apr 1983 (India)

Hindi Name: अंधा कानून

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Did you know? The Tamil original was also remade in Telugu as 'Chattaniki Kallu Levu' starring Chiranjeevi and Kannada as "Nyaya Ellide" starring Shankar Nag, also directed by SA Chandrasekhar. Read More
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as Vijay Kumar Singh
as Meena Srivastav
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Special Appearance
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as Mr Ram Gupta
Supporting Actress
as Constable
as Inspector Durga Devi Singh / Shanti
as Jailor Gupta
as Police Commissioner K B Lal
as Anthony D'Cruz
as Amar Nath

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Film Type:
Feature Film
Language:
Hindi
Colour Info:
Color
Frame Rate:
24 fps
Aspect Ratio:
2.35 : 1
Stereoscopy:
No
Trivia:
Amitabh Bachchan and Madhavi played pivotal cameo roles as husband and wife, in this movie.

This movie had a supporting cast of some exceptionally experienced actors including Pran, Danny Denzongpa, Amrish Puri, Madan Puri, Prem Chopra and Asrani.

Renowned actor, Dharmendra made a guest appearance in this movie.

This movie is a remake of the Tamil film Sattam Oru Iruttarai (1981), starring Vijayakanth and directed by SA Chandrasekhar.

The Tamil original was also remade in Telugu as 'Chattaniki Kallu Levu' starring Chiranjeevi and Kannada as "Nyaya Ellide" starring Shankar Nag, also directed by SA Chandrasekhar.

This movie was also made in Malayalam, released in Mattuvin Chattangale (1982), starring Ravikumar, Jayaprabha, Kamalahasan, Seema, this time under the direction of KG Rajashekaran.
Movie Connection(s):
Remake of: Sattam Oru Iruttarai (Tamil)