Amar Akbar Anthony
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Amar Akbar Anthony

Year:
Duration:
184 min
Genres:
Action | Comedy | Drama | Family
IMDB rate:
7.6
Director:
Manmohan Desai
Awards:
3 wins
Details
Country: India
Release Date: 1977-01-07
Filming Locations: Kamalistan Studios, Andheri, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Earnings
Gross: INR 125,000,000 (India) Related Links
Cast
Actor
Character
Vinod Khanna
Inspector Amar Khanna
Rishi Kapoor
Akbar Ilhabadi /
Amitabh Bachchan
Anthony Gonzalves
Neetu Singh
Dr. Salma Ali
Parveen Babi
Jenny
Shabana Azmi
Laxmi
Pran
Kishanlal
Jeevan
Robert
Yusuf Khan
Zebisko (as Yusuf)
Mukri
Taiyyab Ali
Nasir Hussain
Catholic Priest
Kamal Kapoor
Superintendant Khanna
Hercules
Raghu
Shivraj
Mr. Ilahabadi
Pratima Devi
(as Protima Devi)
Moolchand
(as Mulchand)
Master Bittoo
Young Amar (as Master Bittu)
Master Ravi
Young Anthony
Sabina
Young Jenny (as Baby Sabina)
Helen
Fake Daughter At Airport (Guest Appearance)
Nadira
Stepmother (Guest Appearance)
Madhumati
Bijli (Guest Appearance)
Gulshan
Havaldar (uncredited)
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Trivia
The film was shot in separate schedules with each pairing.
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When the movie released it was a huge hit in West Indies.
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In order to shoot the action scene where the villain falls in a well with his car while chasing the hero, director Manmohan Desai asked cameraman Peter Pereira to get inside the well with his camera.
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Goofs
When the adult Akbar is first seen in the movie at the hospital, he refers to Salma by the actress' real-life name, Neetu.
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When Kishan Lal reaches home from jail in the beginning, he comes to know that his wife Bharati is suffering from Tuberculosis. However, in the later events when Bharati lost her eyesight in an accident, the Tuberculosis was conveniently forgotten till the end. Furthermore, Bharati was in an illusion that her family is dead but Kishan Lal never confirmed from anywhere that whether his wife actually committed suicide or not. He never tried to contact his old neighbors.
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In some scenes, the characters say there separated 22 years back while in some scenes, they say 25.
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Quotes
Kishanlal: Jenny, Jenny, my child
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Anthony Gonzalves: You know the whole country of the system is juxtapositioned by the hemoglobin in the atmosphere because you are a sophisticated rhetorician intoxicated by the exuberance of your own verbosity.
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Photos from cast
Ranjeet Nirupa Roy Master Tito