Jaani Dost (1983)

 ●  Hindi ● 2 hrs 45 mins

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After Kuber arranges the death of Rajnagar's Raja Dharamsingh and his young son, he undertakes to look after Dharamsingh's wife, Radha, and daughter, Meena, in order to usurp their wealth. The son, Veeru, survives, and together with another homeless youth, Raju, gets a good education, while the latter ends up driving a truck. Years later, Raju is extremely disappointed that Veeru has taken to a life of crime, and this causes conflict between the childhood friends. Also, their lives are further complicated when they face-off against Cobra, a violent gangster. How will the duo tackle the menace of Cobra? Will they succeed in ironing out their differences and defeat the powerful Cobra? Will Veeru ever come to know of his past and Cobra's role in destroying his family?
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Cast: Dharmendra, Jeetendra Kapoor, Parveen Babi, Sridevi Kapoor

Crew: K Raghavendra Rao (Director), KS Prakash Rao (Director of Photography), Bappi Lahiri (Music Director)

Rating: U (India)

Genres: Action, Crime, Comedy

Release Dates: 17 May 1983 (India)

Hindi Name: जानी दोस्त

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Did you know? This movie is a remake of the Telugu movie 'Adavi Simhalu' by Krishna and Krishnam Raju. The two movies were made simultaneously by the same production company and director, and some scenes and actors are identical in the two versions. Read More
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as Raju
as Veeru
as Meena
as Shaloo
as Cobra's Goon
as Radha
as Ghasita
as Kuber
as Jaggu
as Nagendra
as Laila
as Cobra's Goon

Direction

Production

Production Company

Writers

Dialogue Writer

Camera and Electrical

Director of Photography

Music

Music Director
Playback Singer

Editorial

Film Type:
Feature Film
Language:
Hindi
Colour Info:
Color
Sound Mix:
Mono
Frame Rate:
24 fps
Aspect Ratio:
2.35 : 1
Stereoscopy:
No
Tracklist
Music Label: Saregama India Limited
01 
04:14
02 
05:31
Music Director: Bappi Lahiri
Playback Singer: Asha Bhosle, Kishore Kumar
03 
04:50
Music Director: Bappi Lahiri
Playback Singer: Asha Bhosle, Kishore Kumar
04 
07:03
05 
04:42
Music Director: Bappi Lahiri
Playback Singer: Kishore Kumar, Asha Bhosle
06 
Music Director: Bappi Lahiri
Trivia:
This movie is a remake of the Telugu movie 'Adavi Simhalu' by Krishna and Krishnam Raju. The two movies were made simultaneously by the same production company and director, and some scenes and actors are identical in the two versions.