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Aaj Ka Arjun (1990)

  • Release Date10/08/1990
  • GenreAction, Crime, Drama
  • FormatColour
  • LanguageHindi
  • Run Time164 mins
  • Length4994.49 Mts
  • Number of Reels49 reels
  • Gauge35mm
  • Censor RatingU
  • Censor Certificate NumberB-89532
  • Certificate Date03 /08/1990
  • Shooting LocationRajasthan, India

This is a story of a Thakur called Bhupendra Singh who reigns terror in a village called Raigadh.

This is the story of a simpleton called Bheema, who has worked all his life as a labourer to educate his younger sister called Laxmi. Bheema kills Ajit, son of Thakur who has killed Laxmi by stabbing her, Bheema goes to jail for 7 years.

This is the story of Laxmi, who is the sister of Bheema, who has finished her studies in the city and has come to stay in the village with her brother and who defiantly stands in front of the Thakur to stop his atrocities on the poor and helps the villagers to understand their rights.

This is the story of Gauri, who is a fiery type of a girl, loves Bheem and has a hate-love relationship with him.

This is the story of Ajit, son of the Thakur, who marries Laxmi and abandons her on the first night of the wedding. Appears again only to till Laxmi, who is pregnant and gets killed by Bheema in the process.

This is the story of Kanhaiya (Munna) who avenges the murder of his mother Laxmi by burning the Thakur alive. See the story un-fold before your eyes on silver screen.

(From the official press booklet)