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COOLIE

COOLIE

Format DVD
DVD Regions Former Soviet Union, Indian subcontinent, Africa, North Korea, and Mongolia
Actor(s) Amitabh Bachchan, rishi Kapoor, suresh Oberoi, amrish Puri, om Shivpuri, rati Agnihotri, satyen Kappu, waheeda Rehman, nilu Phule, kader Khan
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Coolie is not just a super-hit movie of its time but is also considered to be a timeless masterpiece. This 1983-released commercial blockbuster tells a touching story in an engaging style. The movie offers a unique combination of emotions, comedy and action-packed scenes. This drama-comedy feature film comes with a hit soundtrack and an interesting storyline. This film, apart from garnering much commercial success, also has been critically acclaimed.

Topical StorylineCoolie is a wholesome film that provides numerous nuggets of wisdom, while entertaining. The film revolves around Iqbal (played by Amitabh Bachchan) and his life. It delves into various human bonds such as love, family ties and camaraderie. It also touches other social issues such as labour problems and human rights violations. The story contains many twists and turns, keeping the audience engaged and eager to know the outcome. The film is fast-paced and sustains the interest of the audience till the very end. The movie is directed by Manmohan Desai and written by Kader Khan, among others. The film has a catchy soundtrack, which is in-sync with the movie's storyline going forward. Coolie's music attained as much success and popularity as the movie itself. The songs were composed by Laxmikant Pyarelal and sung by famous playback singers, such as Asha Bhosle. The film pure entertainment on all fronts.

Acclaimed FilmCoolie was a huge commercial success. It was also equally appreciated by critics for its portrayal of various social issues. The film received rave reviews from top film critics. It's captivating story line was ably supported by a strong cast of actors, including Amitabh Bachchan, Rishi Kapoor and Rati Agnihotri. The film set many commercial records by virtue of its strong box-office earnings. It also spawned many famous dialogues. The film is not only entertaining, but enlightening as well. It throws light on the issues pertaining to the class system, religion and labour in our country. The film portrays a complicated plot in an easy-to-understand manner. It deals with serious societal issues in an engrossing storyline. It is a total family entertainer and enthrals audience of all tastes and age. This film will serve as a worthy addition to any film library. To get this product, you can place the order online.

Product Details
Theatrical Release Date January 1, 1983
Format DVD
DVD Regions Former Soviet Union, Indian subcontinent, Africa, North Korea, and Mongolia
Genre Drama - family life, drama
Censor Rating U (Universal)
Actor(s) Amitabh Bachchan, rishi Kapoor, suresh Oberoi, amrish Puri, om Shivpuri, rati Agnihotri, satyen Kappu, waheeda Rehman, nilu Phule, kader Khan
Director(s) Manmohan Desai
Producer(s) Manmohan Films
No of Discs 1
Runtime 171 minutes
Studio MOSERBAER
 

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  1.  MANMOHAN DESAI'S LAST SUPER HIT FILM! 18 March, 2014 On Junglee.com
    COOLIE WAS FAMOUS FOR THE ACCIDENT WHICH NEARLY KILLED AMITABH BACHCHAN.THE WHOLE NATION PRAYED FOR THE SUPERSTAR'S RECOVERY AND THE LATE PRIME MINISTER SMT.INDIRA GANDHI EVEN VISITED HIM IN HOSPITAL.BASED ON DESAI'S LOST AND FOUND THEME AMITABH PLAYED A RAILWAY COOLIE SUPPORTED BY RISHI KAPOOR,RATI WAHEEDA REHMAN AND SHOMA ANAND.THE FILM ALSO HAD A FREEZE FRAME SHOWING EXACTLY WHERE HE WAS INJURED.PLAY BACK SINGER SHABBIR KUMAR SANG FOR THE FIRST TIME FOR THE SUPERSTAR AFTER MOHD.RAFI'S UNTIMELY DEMISE.WISH THE VIDEO WAS MADE INTO BLU-RAY FORMAT.
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  2.  Nice Film ! 16 April, 2014 On Junglee.com
    This film stars Amithab as a coolie. It turned out to be a nice film with good music as well. More than the story the film was famous for the accident that happened on sets which nearly fatal for the actor. At the end the film released and his performance was appreciated by one and all.
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