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Directed by Manoj Kumar
Produced by Manoj Kumar
Written by Javed Akhtar
Salim Khan
Manoj Kumar
Starring Dilip Kumar
Manoj Kumar
Shashi Kapoor
Hema Malini
Shatrughan Sinha
Parveen Babi
Nirupa Roy
Prem Chopra
Nutan Behl
Music by Laxmikant-Pyarelal
Cinematography Joe D'Souza
Editing by Manoj Kumar
Release date(s) 3 February 1981
Running time 188 mins
Country India
Language Hindi

Kranti is a 1981 Indian Hindi film. Produced and directed by Manoj Kumar it also stars Manoj Kumar along with a very large cast consisting of Dilip Kumar, Shashi Kapoor, Hema Malini, Shatrughan Sinha, Parveen Babi, Sarika, Prem Chopra, Madan Puri and Paintlal. The story was written by Javed Akhtar. The film marked the return of Dilip Kumar to films after a five year hiatus.



The film takes place in 19th Century British India and is the story of the fight for independence from the British in the years spanning from 1825 to 1875. It tells the story of two men who led the war against British Rule, Sanga (Dilip Kumar) and Bharat (Manoj Kumar) both of whom call themselves Kranti.


Box Office Notes

  • Net gross of approximately Rs.10-crore (Rs.100-million)
  • Adjusted net gross of approximately Rs.85-crore (Rs.850-million)
  • Top-grossing (Hindi) film of the 1980s

Source: Top Earners 1980-1989

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