This Week From Past – Insaaf Ka Tarazu

Release Date :  November 07, 1980

Insaaf Ka Tarazu is a 1980 Hindi film produced and directed by B. R. Chopra. The film stars Raj Babbar, Deepak Parashar, Zeenat Aman, Padmini Kohlapure, Iftekhar, Simi Garewal and Shreeram Lagoo. The music of the film was composed by Ravindra Jain. The film is a remake of the American film Lipstick (1976), which itself would be remade later in Telugu as Edi Nyayam Edi Dharmam in 1982. The film became a box office hit.

Synopsys :

After the passing of multi-millionaire Ramlal Gupta, his only son and heir, Ramesh, takes over the estate and business. He attends a Beauty Contest sponsored by Vimal Fabrics, and is attracted to the Beauty Queen, Bharti Saxena. He meets her later and invites her to his yacht to celebrate her winning the title, as well as accompanies her on several modeling shoots. He goes to her residence one morning to show her the photographs taken on his yacht. The next day Ramesh is arrested by the police and charged with sexually assaulting Bharti. He hires a advocate named Chandra, and enters a plea of not guilty, stating that both had consensual sex. The Court hears the arguments as well as the testimony from none other than Bharti’s sister, Neeta, and exonerates Ramesh. Two years later, Bharti is arrested by the police for killing Ramesh in cold blood. Watch as events unfold to show what compelled Bharti to kill Ramesh, and whether the Court will sentence her to death or life in prison.

Awards :

Filmfare Best Supporting Actress Award for Padmini Kohlapure

Filmfare Best Dialogue Award for Shabd Kumar

Filmfare Best Editing Award for S. B. Mane

Boxoffice :

Insaaf Ka Tarazu was low budget affair and was talk of town due to hottest ever Rape scene in bollywood by Padmini Kohlapure.It collects 3 Crore [Approx. 40 crore if adjusted today] at the time of release and was boxoffice Hit.

— BollyBusiness


~ by Yakuza on November 2, 2009.

5 Responses to “This Week From Past – Insaaf Ka Tarazu”

  1. Is this the one where Raj Babbar played a rapist? Think he got some Award too? Or wrong movie?

    BTW check pending posts when you get a chance…

    • Yes Praz, Raj babbar played rapist .. Filmfare Best Supporting Actress Award for Padmini Kohlapure.

      Yeah i will keep them publish @ Two reviews a day basis for fair visibility, You keep on posting here .. 🙂

  2. Released approx 6 weeks after my birth 🙂 29 year old movie.. 3 CRORES Collection not bad yaar 😛 waaah kyaa naa hai yaar…Insaaf ka taraaaaaaazoooo..so intense

    • Earlier it was titled “Andha kanoon” which later on changed to “Insaaf ka tarazu” .. “Andha kanoon” was used later on for another movie of RajniKant and Amitabh starrer.

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