Jawab is a Bollywood action thriller movie released in 1995, directed by Ajay Kashyap and produced by N R Pachisia. The movie stars Raaj Kumar, Karisma Kapoor, and Harish Kumar in the lead roles. The movie revolves around a wealthy businessman, Rai Saheb (Raaj Kumar), who is known for his kindness and generosity towards the poor. Rai Saheb's daughter, Priya (Karisma Kapoor), falls in love with a poor mechanic, Raja (Harish Kumar). Rai Saheb disapproves of their relationship and arranges for Priya to marry someone else. However, Raja and Priya elope and get married secretly.
Soon after the wedding, Rai Saheb's arch-enemy, Jagga Dacoit (Alok Nath), kidnaps Priya and demands a ransom. Raja, who is unable to pay the ransom, seeks help from Rai Saheb, who refuses to help him. Desperate, Raja takes matters into his own hands and decides to rescue his wife himself. He seeks the help of an ex-convict, Shakti (Shafi Inamdar), who is familiar with Jagga Dacoit's hideout.
The rest of the movie follows Raja and Shakti's journey to save Priya and defeat Jagga Dacoit.
The movie has a strong social message about the disparity between the rich and the poor and the power of love. Through Rai Saheb's character, the movie highlights the importance of using one's wealth for the betterment of society. The movie also shows the struggles of the poor and the lengths they are willing to go to survive.
The performances by the lead actors are commendable, especially Raaj Kumar, who delivers a powerful performance as a philanthropist. Karisma Kapoor shines in her role as the damsel in distress, and Harish Kumar impresses with his action sequences. The supporting cast, including Alok Nath and Shafi Inamdar, also deliver noteworthy performances.
The movie's cinematography and music are also praiseworthy. The movie features some melodious songs composed by Anu Malik, which are still popular today. The action sequences are well-choreographed and add to the movie's overall entertainment value.
Overall, Jawab is an entertaining and thought-provoking movie that addresses important social issues while keeping the audience engaged with its action-packed plot. The movie's strong performances, excellent music, and impactful message make it a must-watch for Bollywood fans.