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  • NR
  • 1984
  • 2 hr 41 min
  • 7.3  (932)

Mashaal is a Bollywood drama film released in 1984, directed by Yash Chopra and starring Anil Kapoor, Dilip Kumar, and Waheeda Rehman in lead roles. The movie follows the story of Raja (Dilip Kumar), a respected journalist and a social worker, who is devoted to bringing change in society by fighting against corrupt politicians and their illegal activities.

One day, Raja meets Vijay (Anil Kapoor), a young man who has been leading a life of crime to make ends meet. Raja sees potential in Vijay and convinces him to reform and help him in his fight against corruption. Soon, Vijay takes up the responsibility of Raja's newspaper and becomes a vital component in their mission to expose the corrupt politicians.

Meanwhile, Vijay falls in love with Sudha (Waheeda Rehman), a doctor who runs a hospital for the poor. Sudha is initially hesitant about Vijay's criminal past but eventually falls in love with him, leading to complications in their relationship as Vijay is torn between choosing love and his commitment to social justice.

As they progress in their fight and expose the corrupt activities of politicians, they become targets of the corrupt politicians and their goons. The movie shows how Raja, Vijay, and their team must fight against all odds to ensure that justice is served and that corruption is eradicated from society.

The movie has powerful performances by the lead actors, particularly Dilip Kumar and Anil Kapoor. Dilip Kumar's portrayal of a respected journalist and social worker is impressive, while Anil Kapoor proves his mettle as a young man from the streets who undergoes a transformation to become a responsible citizen. Waheeda Rehman, in the role of Sudha, delivers a stellar performance as a strong-willed and compassionate doctor who understands the importance of social justice.

The music composed by Hridaynath Mangeshkar is a highlight of the film. The songs, particularly the title track 'Mashaal', are soul-stirring and impactful. The lyrics penned by Javed Akhtar add depth to the narrative and communicate the message of the movie effectively.

Overall, Mashaal is a powerful movie that highlights the importance of social justice and the need to eradicate corruption from society. The movie's message is still relevant today, and it continues to be a classic in Indian cinema.

Mashaal is a 1984 action movie with a runtime of 2 hours and 41 minutes. It has received mostly positive reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 7.3.

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    2 hr 41 min
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    7.3  (932)