() is a 1987 Hindi science fiction superhero film
directed by Shekhar Kapur
. It stars Anil Kapoor
in the title role, Sridevi
as his romantic interest and Amrish Puri
in one of his best-known roles as the villain Mogambo.
The film was the second biggest hit of 1987 after the Anil Sharma
, which starred Dharmendra
. It remains a cult classic in India. The film was known for several of its lines and songs, including Sridevi's Miss Hawa Hawaii
performance, and Amrish Puri's quote "Mogambo khush hua" (Mogambo is pleased), which is one of the most famous quotes of Bollywood and has become synonymous with Puri.Laxmikant-Pyarelal
's music performed well too. The film has often been featured in different lists of top Bollywood films. Indiatimes Movies
ranks the movie amongst the Top 25 Must See Bollywood Films
. This was the last film that the writing duo Salim-Javed wrote together. They had split up earlier in 1982, but came back for one last film.
There is one more movie by the name Mr. India (1961) Directed by GP Sippy. With Geeta Bali, IS Johar, Kamaljit, Helen.This is last film directed by GP Sippy of Sholay fame.
The film opens with the revelation that violence has escalated in India
, alarming all who know of its... Read More