Shiva Ka Insaaf (1985 movie)

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Shiva Ka Insaaf
Directed byRaj N. Sippy
Produced byRomu Sippy
Release date
February 22, 1985

Shiva Ka Insaaf (Shiva's Justice) is a 1985 movie from India. It was India's first superhero movie and the first 3D movie to be filmed in the Hindi language.[1][2] The stars are Jackie Shroff, Shakti Kapoor and Poonam Dhillon.[3]

Plot[change | change source]

A young boy learns how to fight and grows up into a superhero who helps people and finds the people who killed his parents. His powers come from his belief in the god Shiva.[1]

What people thought[change | change source]

Manawz Ashodia of Film Keeday named Shiva Ka Insaaf #8 on the top ten Indian films about people who fight crime.[4]

This movie won a Filmfare Award for Best Sound Recordist.[2]

Legacy[change | change source]

Jackie Shroff's son, Tiger Shroff has said he wants to play Shiva if there is ever a remake of this movie.[5]

References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 Gaurang Chauhan (September 2, 2016). "Did you know Jackie Shroff had turned into a superhero for Shiva Ka Insaaf like Tiger Shroff in A Flying Jatt?". Bollywood Life. Retrieved September 28, 2020.
  2. 2.0 2.1 "Shiva Ka Insaaf". Times of India. February 22, 1985. Retrieved September 28, 2020.
  3. Simran Bhargava (February 14, 1985). "Sippys come up with 3-D venture, Shiva Ka Insaaf". India Today. Retrieved September 28, 2020.
  4. Manawz Ashodia. "10 All Time Best Indian Films on Vigilantism". Film Keeday. Retrieved September 28, 2020.
  5. "Tiger wants to play superhero in dad Jackie Shroff's Shiva ka Insaaf, if ever remade". Asian Age. April 16, 2017. Retrieved September 28, 2020.

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