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Tawaif (1985)

Not Rated
160 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

A Tawaif (courtesan) accidentally comes to the house of a humble person and lives among the society without revealing about her true profession. She falls in love with the person and the story evolves until she has to unwillingly go back ...See moreA Tawaif (courtesan) accidentally comes to the house of a humble person and lives among the society without revealing about her true profession. She falls in love with the person and the story evolves until she has to unwillingly go back to her profession and later finds herself truly fortunate. Written by jhashish See less
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Director
Writers
Masroor Alam (novel "Bahut Der Ker Di") (as Late Dr. Masroor Alam) (story) (as Late Dr. Masroor Alam) | Satish Bhatnagar (screenplay) | C.J. Pavri (screenplay) | Rahi Masoom Reza (dialogue)
Producer
Composer
Cinematographer
Dharam Chopra (as Dharam R. Chopra)
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Updated Mar 22, 1985

Release date
Mar 22, 1985 (India)

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21 cast members
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Ashok Kumar
Mr. Nigam Mr. Nigam   See fewer
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Rishi Kapoor
Dawood Mohammed Ali Khan Yusuf Zahi Dawood Mohammed Ali Khan Yusuf Zahi   See fewer
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Rati Agnihotri
Sultana Sultana   See fewer
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Poonam Dhillon
Kaynat Mirza Kaynat Mirza   See fewer
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Deepak Parashar
Sulaiman (as Deepak Prashar) Sulaiman (as Deepak Prashar)   See fewer
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Asrani
Constable Pandya Constable Pandya   See fewer
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Sushma Seth
Amina Bai Amina Bai   See fewer
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Shammi
Mrs. Nigam Mrs. Nigam   See fewer
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Yunus Parvez
Umruddin Umruddin   See fewer
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Achala Nagar
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Sunita Singh
Nadira Nadira   See fewer
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Iftekhar
Lala Fakirchand Lala Fakirchand   See fewer
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Ashalata Wabgaonkar
Kaynat's Mother (as Asha Lata) Kaynat's Mother (as Asha Lata)   See fewer
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Prabha
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Manjushree
Actress (as Munjushri) Actress (as Munjushri)   See fewer
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Shashikala
Bilquis Bai (as Shashi Kala) Bilquis Bai (as Shashi Kala)   See fewer
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Kader Khan
Rahim Sheikh Rahim Sheikh   See fewer
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Ratings Breakdown

7 / 10 | 79 votes