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Baghi (1964)

  • Release Date1964
  • GenreAction, Drama
  • FormatColour
  • LanguageHindi
  • Gauge35 mm
  • Censor RatingU
  • Shooting LocationRoop-Tara Studio, Shimla, Hyderabad, Agra

Baghi is a Colour action packed drama with the background of Iran. The Prime Minister is returning from a conquest. When he enters the city gates his chariot runs over a five year old child. When his son is born it is abducted by the father of the child who was runover previously by the Prime Minister in death. This Prime Minister's son is brought up as rebel against his own father who is a tyrant degenerated creation of a monster whereas the kind has a daughter who falls in love with the rebel (BAGHI). In the end Prime MInister is punished for his own crime while his son is married to his own beloved (Princess) and democracy is restored in the state. 

(From the official press booklet)