"Chhuppa Rustam" is an action and suspense film with Sanjay Kapoor in a double role. One Sanjay (Nirmal) is an industrialist and the other Raja is a small-time thief. The thief is in love with Manisha Koirala (Nisha) while the other Sanjay is in love with Mamta Kulkarni (Sandhia). Industrialist Sanjay's father is dead and he runs a huge tea plantation. Raj Babbar, the Commissioner of Police, notices the two Sanjay's and plans to place the thief at the industrialist's house and sell the property and take the money. The industrialist Sanjay finds out that his father was murdered. He sets out to look for the killer. The killer sets a trap for him. In the meantime, the thief takes his place. One Sanjay is killed and the other claims to be the industrialist. Watch Raja or Nirmal (Sanjay kapoor's Double role) survives is the mystery which is revealed in the end. Dalip Tahil as Deevan Baaldev is Nirmal's Business Manager
Sanjay Kapoor as Nirmal/Raja (Double Role)
Manisha Koirala as Nisha
Mamta Kulkarni as Sandhia
Raj Babbar as Bheem Thapa
The film had a very delayed release, but surprised industry by doing good business especially in Bihar and UP circuit. Sanjay Kapoor got negetive response for his performance in this movie.