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- "Achanak" is an Indian film directed by Naresh Malhotra in 1998.
- country: India
- languages: Hindi Language, Urdu Language
- producer: Vijay Galani
- art direction by Sharmishta Roy
- written by Sachin Bhowmick & Anwar Khan
- based on a story by Sachin Bhowmick
- Manisha Koirala as Pooja
- Johnny Lever as Joni
- Govinda as Arjun Nanda
- Rahul Roy as Vijay Nanda
- Shah Rukh Khan
- Farha Naaz as Madhu Nanda
- Sanjay Dutt
- Navneet Nishan as Anjali
- Saeed Jaffrey as Yashpal Nanda
- Tinnu Anand as Inspector Pandey
- Paresh Rawal as Sagar Srivastav
- Dalip Tahil as Nilesh
- Vishwajeet Pradhan
- Bobby Sainy
- Baby Arshima Thapar
- Master Sunil Manve
- Viju Khote as Veterinary doctor
- Johnny Lever as Moni
- Johnny Lever as Toni
- cinematography by Raju Kaygee
- edited by Naresh Malhotra
- music by Sunil Kaushik, Dilip Sen, Sameer Sen
- costume design by Mrs. Renu Malhotra
- released on (17 years ago)
- "Achanak" is a 1973 Hindi film starring Vinod Khanna, and made by Gulzar. Gulzar won a Filmfare nomination as Best Director for this film. Even though Gulzar is an accomplished lyricist, this film did not have any songs in it. K.A. Abbas earned a Filmfare nomination for best story. It is inspired by the real-life sensational 1958 murder case KM Nanavati v State of Maharashtra.
- country: India
- language: Hindi Language
- producers: Raj N. Sippy & Romu N. Sippy
- art direction by Ajit Bandyopadhyay
- written by Gulzar, Meraj, Mohini N. Sippy
- based on a story by Khwaja Ahmad Abbas
- Vinod Khanna as Major Ranjeet Khanna
- Farida Jalal as Nurse Radha
- Asrani as Dr. Kailash
- Keshto Mukherjee as Man in the train
- Om Shivpuri as Dr. Chaudhary
- Lily Chakravarty as Pushpa Bakshi
- Iftekhar as Colonel Bakshi
- Kamaldeep as S.P. Gupta
- Ravi Raaj as Prakash
- Baby Pinky as Baby girl in the train
- Vimal Sahu
- Bihari Khare
- Shridhar Naik
- Vijay Sharma as Chottu
- cinematography by K. Vaikunth
- edited by Waman B. Bhosle & Gurudutt Shirali
- music by Vasant Desai
- costume design by M.R. Bhutkar & Meena R. Sippy
- genres: Thriller, Musical, Crime Fiction, Bollywood, World cinema, Drama, Musical Drama
- released in (43 years ago)
Who is Achanak?
Achanak is a bhangra group signed to the label Nachural Records. The band has six members headed by lead singer, Vijay and are based in the English Midlands.
- also known as Achanak Bhangra Band
- member of musical group Achanak & EWC
- albums: "The Rough Guide to Bhangra", "Have Faith", "Top-Nach", "Q The Music", "NACHurally", "Code Red", "SigNACHure", "Bhangra-ology", "4 Play", "SNACH", "PaNACHe"
- official website: www.achanak.co.uk
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Achanak, T adv. suddenly, una- Achanchak, J wares, unexpectedly. Achar, 1...
by Bruno Nettl, Ruth M. Stone, James Porter, Timothy Rice
folk-music styles — especially those with Punjabi rhythms — as in songs from the 1998 films Achanak (music directors Dilip Sen and Sameer Sen) and Bade Miyan Chote Miyan (music director Viju Shah); and even the romantic ghazal, as in ...
by Ashish Rajadhyaksha, Paul Willemen
Mrinal Sen ( Khandhar, Genesis, Ek Din Achanak), Saeed Mirza (Albert Pinto Ko Gussa Kyon ...
Viz. English, Bángálí, and Hindústání. In the Roman Character by P. S. D'Rozario
qism ki per ; achAnak uftádagí Squat", tm. to sit close to the ground — guri mAriyá buhan, bombará ЬЛ ...
With Illustrations from English Literature and Colloquial English, Tr. Into Hindustani by S. W. Fallon
achanak; achanchak;yakayak; yak ba-yak ; yak-bargi ; dafatan. Abruptness, n. roughness, nbhar ; uthan ; khur- darii-pan. 2. abrupt manner, be- dhanga-pau; akkhar-pan. Abscess, n. phoya. [ru-posh h. Abscond, v. a. bhag jana.
The Encyclopedia of Film (1991)
by James Monaco
Ek Din Achanak 1988 (d ,sc); ...
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Achanak at Hartlepool Maritime Festival
Photo credit: Whistling in the Dark
Scrabble value of A1C3H4A1N1A1K5
The value of this 7-letter word is 16 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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