Mangal Pandey (1983)


Director:Harmesh Malhotra

Description:Abused by his step-mother; Rajmer, Jaipur-based young Mangal faces more trauma when his father Havaldar Rajnath Pandey is shot dead by Daku Lal Singh. He then gets separated from his sister, Deepa, is adopted by a drug-dealer, Kulbhushan, who re-names him ‘Tiger’; and then joins hands with criminal don, Jaganlal. Then he gets into a confrontation with Police Inspector Vijay Shukla, and ends up killing him. Police launch a manhunt and ultimately come to the conclusion that he was killed in a train accident. He does survive, and takes this opportunity to return home. He will be welcomed by a recently widowed Deepa, but will face the shock of finding out that he was not only responsible for her widowhood, but also had a hand in the abduction and subsequent trauma of his nephew, Munna.


Starring:Ranjit Sood

Genre:Action, Crime, Drama

Writer:Anjaan (lyrics), Kafil Azar (lyrics), Ravi Kapoor (story), Rahi Masoom Reza (dialogue)

Imdb rating:5.3

Imdb votes:15

Released on:14 Jan 1983


Category: action crime drama hindi-movies