Release date6 December 1986 (1986-12-06) WriterP.D. Mehra (story), Vinay Shukla (dialogue) Featured songsRoz Roz Aankhon Tale CastSanjay Dutt (Jeeva), Mandakini (Nalini), Shakti Kapoor (Lakhan), Amjad Khan (Sardar), Anupam Kher (Inspector Dushant Singh) Similar moviesSanjay Dutt and Shakti Kapoor appear in Jeeva and Rocky
Jeeva is a 1986 Bollywood action thriller film starring Sanjay Dutt and Mandakini. The film is directed by Raj N Sippy and produced by his brother Romu N Sippy under the production house Rupam Pictures. The film did well when released and was the twelfth highest grossing Hindi film of that year the soundtrack of the film contains the ever-popular Roz Roz Aankhon Tale.
The plot revolves around Jeevan Thakur's (Sanjay Dutt) fight against the local cunning money lender Lala (Pran) & his ally Inspector Dushant Singh (Anupam Kher) with revenge for killing his parents. Orphaned in his young age, Jeevan is raised in a gang of dacoits where he takes the name Jeeva. After the death of the leader of the gang, Jeeva gets in bitter terms with another contender for leadership, Lakhan (Shakti Kapoor).
The action thriller movie gets its romantic touch when Jeeva fall in love with Nalini (Mandakini).
Sanjay Dutt as Jeeva / Jeevan Thakur
Mandakini as Nalini
Amjad Khan as Sardar
Shakti Kapoor as Lakhan
Sachin as Gopal Singh
Anupam Kher as Inspector Dushant Singh
Pran as Lala
Shreeram Lagoo as Dr. Shreeram Lagoo
Beena Banerjee as Beena
Satyendra Kapoor as Judge
Penned by Gulzar and composed by R D Burman, the film features following songs.