Commando (1988 film)

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Commando
CommandoMithun.jpg
Promotional poster
Directed by B.Subhash
Produced by Mushir-Riaz
Starring Mithun Chakraborty
Shashi Kapoor
Mandakini
Hemant Birje
Amrish Puri
Kim
Music by Bappi Lahiri
Cinematography Radhu Karmakar
Release date
  • 17 June 1988 (1988-06-17)
Running time
135 minutes
CountryIndia
LanguageHindi

Commando is a 1988 Hindi-language Indian action film directed by B.Subhash and produced by Mushir-Riaz, starring Mithun Chakraborty, Mandakini, Hemant Birje, Amrish Puri, and Kim. It was a commercial success at the box-office. [1] [2] [3]

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Plot

Film starts with assassination attempt that fails as police inspector jumps infront and saves the minister .The police dies but his wife get mad. Thus the son grows himself by training himself ,same time caring his mother who is in treatment for mental sickness. Mithun now as story proceeds saves mandakini during a murder attempt by the gunmen of shakthi kapoor. Gradually both fall in love but mandakini father is against. Mandakini father gets in good term with villain to get mithun arrested as mithun got trapped by shakthi kapoor with a lorry full of explosives during which mithun overhears conversation among villains of assassination attempt. Mandakini get kidnapped by villains but Mithun rescues mandakini and also kills the villains.. final scene show assassination attempt got defeated by Mithun. Mithuns mother also attending this function suddenly gets her memory back,recognises mithun and accepts mandakini as her daughter in law happily..

Cast

Soundtrack

Commando
Film score
Released1988
Genre Feature film soundtrack
Length49:27
Label T-Series

The lyrics written by Anjaan to the music composed by Bappi Lahiri. [4]

Parts of the score blatantly copied Star Wars Main Title theme.

TrackSinger(s)
"O Dada O Dada (Ga Ga Re Ga, Gaadi Chale)" Asha Bhosle, Kishore Kumar
"Maine Maine Tujhe Tujhe" Alisha Chinoy, Vijay Benedict
"Mera Naam Zoom Zoom"Alisha Chinoy, Vijay Benedict, Shailendra Singh
"O Mere Apne O Mere Sapne"Vijay Benedict
"Commando Commando"Alisha Chinoy, Vijay Benedict
"O Mere Apne O Mere Sapne" (Sad)Vijay Benedict

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