Junoon (1979)

Movie


Junoon (1979)

The movie chronicles the period of 1857 to 1858 when the soldiers of the East India Company mutinied and many smaller kingdoms joined the soldiers in the hope of regaining their territories from the English. The movie is shown from the perspective of one of the leaders of the fight (Shashi Kapoor).
India
IMDb   7.6 /10
TheMovieDb    5.3 /10
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Creators
Director Shyam Benegal
Writer Shyam Benegal
Writer Ruskin Bond
Writer Ismat Chughtai
Writer Satyadev Dubey
Information
Release Date1979-03-30
Runtime2h 21mins
GenreDrama
Content Rating
Awards7 wins & 1 nomination.
CompanyFilm-Valas
CountryIndia
LanguageHindi, English
Ruth Labadoor
Firdaus (Javed's wife)
Javed's Brother-in-law, Sarfaraz Khan
Jalal Agha
Jalal Agha
Kader Khan
Maternal Grandmother of Ruth Labadoor
Karan Kapoor
Karan Kapoor
Kunal Kapoor
Kunal Kapoor
Sanjana Kapoor
Sanjana Kapoor
Mrs. Mariam Labadoor (Ruth's mom)
Deepti Naval
Deepti Naval
Rashid's wife