Insaaf (1987 film)

Last updated

Promotional Poster
Directed by Mukul Anand
Written by
  • Madan Joshi
  • K.K. Shukla
Release date
19 June 1987

Insaaf (transl.Justice) is a 1987 Bollywood action film directed by Mukul Anand, starring Vinod Khanna, Dimple Kapadia and Suresh Oberoi. [1] The film was remade in Tamil as Chinnappadass with Sathyaraj.




1"Mai Hu Tu Hai" Alisha Chinai
2"Nand Ka Lala Nand Gopal" Anuradha Paudwal
3"Sulgati Hai Aankhe, Tarasati Hai Baahe" Anuradha Paudwal, Mohammed Aziz
4"Humsafar Milti Hai Manzil Thokare Khane Ke Baad" Anuradha Paudwal

Related Research Articles

Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actor

The Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actor is given by Filmfare as part of its annual Filmfare Awards for Hindi films, to recognise a male actor who has delivered an outstanding performance in a supporting role. Although the awards started in 1954, awards for the best supporting actor category started only the following year 1955. As of 2016, Pran, Amrish Puri, Amitabh Bachchan, Abhishek Bachchan and Anil Kapoor lead the list, with three wins each. Vivek Oberoi currently also holds the record of being the youngest recipient of the award, whereas Rishi Kapoor holds the record for being the eldest while Abhishek Bachchan holds the record for winning it consecutively 3 times (2005,2006,2007)

Dimple Kapadia Indian actress

Dimple Kapadia is an Indian actress who predominantly appears in Hindi films. Born and raised in Bombay by wealthy parents, she aspired to become an actress from a young age and received her first opportunity through her father's efforts to launch her in the film industry. She was discovered at age 14 by the filmmaker Raj Kapoor, who cast her in the title role of his teen romance Bobby (1973), which opened to major commercial success and gained her wide public recognition. Shortly before the film's release in 1973, she married the actor Rajesh Khanna and quit acting. Kapadia returned to films in 1984, two years after her separation from Khanna. Her comeback film Saagar, which was released a year later, revived her career. Both Bobby and Saagar won her Filmfare Awards for Best Actress. Through her work over the decade, she established herself as one of Hindi cinema's leading female actors.

Rajesh Khanna Indian actor

Rajesh Khanna was an Indian actor, film producer and politician. Dubbed the "First Superstar" of Bollywood, owing to his crazy following and the big crowd he could pull, he starred consecutively in a record 15 commercially successful films between 1969 to 1971. He was the highest-paid actor in Hindi cinema throughout the 1970s and 1980s. His accolades include four BFJA Awards and five Filmfare Awards, and in 2013, he was posthumously awarded the Padma Bhushan, India's third highest civilian honour.

<i>Aitbaar</i> 1985 film

Aitbaar (transl. Trust) is a 1985 Hindi film directed by Mukul Anand. It stars Raj Babbar, Dimple Kapadia, Suresh Oberoi, Danny Denzongpa and Sharat Saxena. It was a remake of Alfred Hitchcock's 1954 thriller Dial M For Murder. It was further remade in Tamil in 1985 as Saavi and in Malayalam in 1989 as New Year.

Vinod Khanna Indian film actor, director and politician

Vinod Khanna was an Indian actor, film producer, director and politician who is best known for his work in Hindi films. He was the recipient of two Filmfare awards. He was the MP from the Gurdaspur constituency between 1998–2009 and 2014–2017. In July 2002, Khanna became the minister for Culture and Tourism in the Atal Bihari Vajpayee cabinet. Six months later, he became the Minister of State for External Affairs. Khanna was known to be one of the highest-paid stars of his times, along with Rajesh Khanna and Amitabh Bachchan.

Vinod Mehra

Vinod Mehra was an Indian actor in Bollywood films. He started out as a child actor in the late 1950s before starting his film career as an adult in 1971. He acted in over 100 films from the 1970s through to his death at the age of 45 in 1990. He was also the producer and director of the film Gurudev which was released 3 years after his death.

<i>Gardish</i> 1993 Indian film

Gardish (transl. Adversity/misfortune) is a 1993 Indian Hindi-language action crime film written and directed by Priyadarshan, starring Jackie Shroff, Aishwarya, and Dimple Kapadia. It is a remake of the 1989 Malayalam film Kireedam. The film won two Filmfare Awards—Best Art Direction and Best Action (Thyagarajan), and was nominated for Best Actor (Shroff), Best Supporting Actor, and Best Supporting Actress (Dimple). It marks the debut of actor Mukesh Rishi as an antagonist. Notably, this film also marks South Indian actress Aishwarya's Bollywood debut. The film was a critical and commercial success.

<i>Khoon Ka Karz</i> 1991 Indian film

Khoon Ka Karz is a 1991 Indian Hindi-language action crime film directed by Mukul S. Anand. It stars Vinod Khanna, Rajinikanth, Sanjay Dutt, Dimple Kapadia, Kimi Katkar, Sangeeta Bijlani and Kader Khan. The film deals with three individuals who are arrested for infringements under the Indian Penal Code: Karan, Kishan (Rajinikanth) and Arjun recount to the court how two of them were adopted and nursed by a saintly woman and how they fall in love with three women. It was dubbed and released in Tamil as Arasan: The Don in 2009, eighteen years after its original release.

<i>Hera Pheri</i> (1976 film) 1976 Hindi movie directed by Prakash Mehra

Hera Pheri is a 1976 Hindi crime film directed by Prakash Mehra and starring Amitabh Bachchan, Saira Banu, Vinod Khanna, Sulakshana Pandit, Shreeram Lagoo and Asrani. The film's music is by Kalyanji Anandji and the lyrics were by Anjaan, Indeevar. This movie was a "superhit" at the box office.

<i>Krantiveer</i> 1994 Hindi film by Mehul Kumar

Krantiveer is a 1994 Indian Hindi-language action crime film directed by Mehul Kumar. The film stars Nana Patekar, Dimple Kapadia, Atul Agnihotri, Mamta Kulkarni, Danny Denzongpa and Paresh Rawal in lead roles. It became the third highest-grossing film of the year, additionally winning three Star Screen Awards, four Filmfare Awards and one National Film Award.

<i>Sanam</i> (1997 film) 1997 Indian film

Sanam is a 1997 Hindi romantic drama action film directed and produced by Aziz Sejawal. Written by Anees Bazmee, it starred Sanjay Dutt, Manisha Koirala, Vivek Mushran, Anupam Kher, Dalip Tahil, Kader Khan, Anjan Srivastav, Gulshan Grover and Shakti Kapaoor. The music, composed by Anand-Milind, was the biggest strength of this film. The movie did average business at the box office.

The 33rd Filmfare Awards were held in 1986, in Mumbai, India.

<i>C.I.D.</i> (1990 film) 1990 Indian film

C.I.D. is a 1990 Indian Hindi action film directed by Ajay Goel. The film stars Vinod Khanna, Amrita Singh, Juhi Chawla, Suresh Oberoi, Shafi Inamdar, Aloknath and Kiran Kumar.

<i>Saazish</i> (1988 film) 1988 Indian film

Saazish is a 1988 Indian Hindi-language film directed by Rajkumar Kohli, starring Raaj Kumar, Mithun Chakraborty, Raj Babbar, Dimple Kapadia, Anita Raj, Vinod Mehra, Kader Khan and Amrish Puri.

<i>Aakhri Adaalat</i> 1988 Indian Hindi film

Aakhri Adaalat is a 1988 Indian Hindi-language action thriller film, directed by Rajiv Mehra. It stars Vinod Khanna, Dimple Kapadia, Jackie Shroff and Sonam.

<i>Aaj Kie Aurat</i> 1993 Indian film

Aaj Kie Aurat is a 1993 Hindi-language social problem film, produced & directed by Avtar Bhogal on ABC International banner. Starring Jeetendra, Dimple Kapadia and music composed by Bappi Lahari.

Kanoon is an Indian television courtroom drama/crime series. The 111-episode Hindi series had its original run from 1993 to 1996 on DD Metro. It was produced by B. R. Chopra and directed by his son Ravi Chopra. The music was composed by Ravi. Make-up for the series was done by Vimal Devkar. The concept of the story was given by Satish Bhatnagar, Sachin Bhowmik, Kulwant Jain and Hasan Kamal. Four seasons of the show were telecasted.


  1. Screen international film and TV year book. Screen International, King Publications. 1992. ISBN   978-0-900925-21-4.