Khoon Bhari Maang
is an Indian Bollywood
movie released on 12 August 1988, directed and produced by Rakesh Roshan
. It is a remake of the Australian mini-series Return to Eden
(1983), and is about a wealthy widow who is almost killed by her lover and sets out for revenge.
Aarti Verma (Rekha
) is a widow with two children. She is an unattractive woman with a large birthmark
on her face. Aarti's husband died in a car accident under mysterious circumstances, though her father (Saeed Jaffrey
) is one of the richest and most famous businessmen in the city.
Soon Aarti's father is murdered by his worker Hiralal (Kader Khan
) and her world is completely destroyed. She does not find any sense for her life except bringing up her children. Hiralal pretends to be a friend, and takes care of her like a father. He brings his poor nephew Sanjay (Kabir Bedi
) from abroad, who is also the lover of Aarti's best friend Nandini (Sonu Walia
). Although Nandini loves Aarti, she is intensely in love with Sanjay, and after he requests her to help him, she finally agrees to help him rob Aarti of her wealth.
Little by little Sanjay gets close to Aarti's Children. Nandini and all the family members convince Aarti to marry Sanjay and finally she marries him. Day after the wedding ceremony, Aarti, Sanjay and Nandini go to a short trip, in which Sanjay pushes Aarti from the rowboat into water infested with crocodiles, so that she dies and he inherits her wealth. The crocodile injures Aarti and... Read More