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Directed by Ramesh Ahuja
Produced by Prasan Kapoor
Jeetendra (Presents)
Written by Madan Joshi(dialogues)
Anand Bakshi(lyrics)
Screenplay by K.B.Pathak
Story by Ramesh Ahuja
Starring Jeetendra
Amrita Singh
Music by Bappi Lahiri
Cinematography Anil Mitra
Edited by Nand Kumar
Tirupati Pictures Enterprises
Release date
  • 26 February 1988 (1988-02-26)
Running time
165 minutes
Country India
Language Hindi
Budget 52 lakh

Tamacha (English: Smack) is a 1988 Indian Bollywood film produced by Prasan Kapoor on Tirupati Pictures Enterprises banner and directed by Ramesh Ahuja. Starring Jeetendra, Rajinikanth, Amrita Singh and Bhanupriya in pivotal roles and music composed by Bappi Lahiri. Rajnikanth did an anti hero role of an underworld don in this movie.


Raju and Vicky are childhood friends. Both attend the same school, spend time together, participate and excel in the same sports, and are also good in their studies. When the two months summer vacation begins, it results in tragedy for both of them, as Raju’s dad loses his eyesight, and Vicky’s mom passes away after giving birth to baby boy, and his dad is on the run from the police for murder. Years later, Raju is now known as Inspector Rajiv, and Vicky is a notorious gangster called Vikram Pratap Singh, both are on the opposite sides of the law, and both have sworn to kill each other.



# Title Singer(s)
1 "Dilbar Dilbar Ho Dilbar Jani" Asha Bhosle, Mohammed Aziz, Shailendra Singh
2 "Sara Din Bas Duty Duty" Asha Bhosle
3 "Jaago Mere Naag Devta" Mohammed Aziz, Kavita Krishnamurthy
4 "Dil Se Dil Mila" Pankaj Udhas, Sharon Prabhakar
5 "Lag Ja Gale" Mohammed Aziz, S. Janaki
6 "Sara Din Bas Duty Duty" R.K. Razdan