Uttar Dakshin

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Uttar Dakshin
Uttar Dakshin.jpg
poster
Directed by Prabhat Khanna
Produced by Ashok Khanna
Story by Subhash Ghai
Starring Rajinikanth
Jackie Shroff
Anupam Kher
Madhuri Dixit
Bharathi
Lalita Pawar
Music by Laxmikant Pyarelal
Release dates
1987
Country India
Language Hindi
Budget 45 lakh

Uttar Dakshin (English: North and South) is a 1987 Hindi film produced by Ashok Khanna and directed by Prabhat Khanna and featuring Bharathi, Madhuri Dixit, Jackie Shroff, Anupam Kher and Rajinikanth in the lead roles. Laxmikant Pyarelal have composed the music, while Anand Bakshi has written the lyrics for the film.

Plot[edit]

The film borrows heavily from Yash Chopra's classic movie Trishul with Amitabh Bachchan. Jackie Shroff, Rajinikanth and Kulbhushan Kharbanda play the respective roles of Amitabh Bachchan, Shashi Kapoor and Sanjeev Kumar in Trishul. Subhash Ghai has assisted in filming this. At the time of his mother's death, Raja comes to know that his father is still alive and living a wealthy life. Raja now befriends Shankran, his step-brother and steals his girlfriend Chanda (played by Madhuri Dixit). He also fraudulently takes signatures of Shankran on certain property papers. However, Shankran's mother is a very intelligent lady and catches Raja red-handed. However, she does not hand him over the police when she comes to know that he is her step son. Meanwhile Shankran is unable to handle Chanda's rejection and is in grief. However, he too excuses Raja after he comes to know that he is his step brother. Meanwhile, their father Krishnakant (played by Kulbhushan Kharbanda) returns from abroad and when he comes to know about this, he is very upset. He is about to take action against Raja but excuses him after he comes to know that he is his elder son. All's well that ends well.

Soundtrack[edit]

Uttar Dakshin
Soundtrack album by Laxmikant-Pyarelal
Genre Hindi Film Soundtrack
Label
Producer Laxmikant-Pyarelal
Track # Song Singer(s)
1 "Laila Mar Gayee" Anuradha Paudwal
2 "Keh Do Uttar Walon Se" Mohammed Aziz, Anuradha Paudwal
3 "Us Kahsti Ka Kya Hoga" (Female) Kavita Krishnamurthy
4 "Kis Naam Se Tujhko Yaad karoon" Mohammed Aziz
5 "Thodi Si Aag" Kavita Krishnamurthy
6 "Us Kahsti Ka Kya Hoga" (Male) Mohammed Aziz

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