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Gumrah (1993 film)

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Director  Mahesh Bhatt
Release date  August 3, 1993 (India)
Country  India
6.2/10 IMDb

Genre  Action, Crime, Drama
Language  Hindi

Release date  August 3, 1993 (1993-08-03)
Writer  Robin Bhatt (dialogue), Robin Bhatt, Sujit Sen
Songs  Main Tera Ashiq Hoon

Similar  Aaj (film), Aashiqui, Angaaray (1998 film)

Jail break movie scene gumrah sanjay dutt sridevi anupam kher

Gumrah (Astray) is a 1993 Indian Hindi action drama and crime thriller feature film written by Robin Bhatt and Sujit Senand, and directed by Mahesh Bhatt, the film was the seventh highest grossing hindi film at the box office that year.



Sanjay Dutt smiling with Sridevi in the movie poster of the 1993 Indian Hindi action drama and crime thriller, Gumrah

The sound track for the film was the second successive hit (after Khalnayak) for the music direction duo Laxmikant-Pyarelal. When it screened in Nigeria, it is remarked that audiences loved and knew the film. "They cheered at tense points, thumping their seats and stamping their feet. At other points they mimicked dialogue and shouted out responses to the heroes and villains the film was also well received at the Indian box office and was the seventh highest grossing Hindi film of 1993."


It's a Hindi action, drama and crime thriller film released in 1993 and directed by Mahesh Bhatt.

The film's script was written by Robin Bhatt and Sujit Senand.

The film was the seventh highest grossing Hindi film at the box office in 1993.

The film's duration is 149 min.


Soni Razdan talking to Sridevi inside the jail in a scene from the 1993 Indian Hindi action drama and crime thriller, Gumrah

Roshni (Sridevi) is the only child of Sharda Chhadha (Reema Lagoo). Her father, Prakash Chhadha (Anupam Kher), left before she was born and she has no knowledge of where he went. Roshni is introduced to Rahul Malhotra (Rahul Roy) and they share a mutual attraction. When he learns that she is an aspiring singer, he assists in her career so she becomes popular. She has a devoted fan named Jaggannath alias Jaggu (Sanjay Dutt), who is a petty thief. He is in love with her but she rejects him. During a trip she and Rahul had taken to Hong Kong, she is arrested for trafficking cocaine and Rahul disappears. Jaggu brings an attorney, but she is quickly found guilty and sentenced to death. Jaggu visits the prison and runs afoul of two guards, themselves lovers, who beat him in front of Roshni. The attorney works to help them escape. A fight ensues between Roshni and the female guard in which the latter is killed. The warden intervenes and is killed by Jaggu. They escape and return to India. At the airport Prakash is questioned by the police and Roshni learns that he is her father, and that he had fled the country years earlier when he has been wrongfully accused of treason. Later at Rahul's house, Rahul admits that he had been dealing with drugs that resulted in Roshni's arrest. She slaps him for deceiving her and ends their relationship. With Prakash's blessings, Roshni and Jaggu get married.


  • Sridevi as Roshni Chadha
  • Sanjay Dutt as Jagan Nath (Jaggu)
  • Anupam Kher as Prakash Chadha
  • Rahul Roy as Rahul Malhotra
  • Soni Razdan as Angela
  • Reema Lagoo as Sharda Chadha
  • Tom Alter as Inspector Phillip
  • Bob Christo as Male cop in Hong Kong
  • Laxmikant Berde as Pakya
  • Kamini Kaushal as Sharda's mom
  • Kunika as Female cop in Hong Kong
  • Anang Desai as Ahuja
  • References

    Gumrah (1993 film) Wikipedia
    Gumrah (1993 film) IMDb Gumrah (1993 film)