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Agneekaal (1990)

  • Release Date19/10/1990
  • GenreAction, Crime, Drama
  • FormatColour
  • LanguageHindi
  • Run Time161 mins
  • Length4684.95 meters
  • Number of Reels16 reels
  • Gauge35 mm
  • Censor RatingU
  • Censor Certificate NumberU-13786-MUM
  • Certificate Date18/09/1990
  • Shooting LocationFilmistan Studios, Essel Studios, Natraj Studios, Chandvali

Story of AGNEEKAAL is about Bharatnagar Village where criminals in the guise of a Social Worker work for their false prestige maintenance, illegal activities do not allow poor downtrodden people live with respect. In such a social worker namely GulabchandJhakotia harasses a simple girl namely Bharati and with evil design to win the elections, manages to keep her in jail, as she is sure obstacle to expose Gulabchand's dark deeds. To achieve his object Gulabchand murders fiance of Bharati. In such mental shock and upset one Bhushan is murdered  unknowingly by Bharati. Now Gulabchand do not want his son's black deed is exposed which will spoil his name in elections, tries to keep Advocate D'Souza steps in and Gulabchand murders him through his henchmen. But by that time one Jagdishan, a dedicated and honest Police Officer takes charge of the Police station. Jagdishan taking advantage of political position gets Jagdishan transferred. But did Jagdishan leaves Bharatnagar? Did Bharati is innocent? Did Gulabchand succeed in his malafide intentions? All has only answer in AGNEEKAL.



(From the official press booklet)



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