ZANJEER (1973)

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Crime thriller. Vijay's father went astray, and when he tried to reform he and his wife were murdered in front of young Vijay. Vijay is raised by a police officer, and joins the police himself. Attempts are made to bribe him when he uncovers an illicit liquor business, and he is found guilty, falsely, of taking a bribe. When he is released from jail, he sets about hunting down the criminals.

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