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The Meaning

1982 2h 18m Drama List
Reviews 83% Audience Score 250+ Ratings Inder, an ambitious director, is in a relationship with a successful actress, Kavita. He deserts his wife, Pooja, who then embarks on a journey to find her true identity. Read More Read Less

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Audience Member A Hindi movie classic which I just got to watch...superb story with some superb direction and acting...and of course some of the best songs ever through Jagjit Singh and Chitras voice Rated 4 out of 5 stars 02/27/23 Full Review Audience Member A classic from Mahesh Bhat; Superb Gazals from Jagjeet Singh Rated 4 out of 5 stars 02/21/23 Full Review Audience Member both Azmi and Patil are fantastic in this fantastic film of feminist identity and its quintessential search through the tried prism of the wife and the mistress... Rated 5 out of 5 stars 02/26/23 Full Review Audience Member one of the best of Mahesh Bhatt Rated 4 out of 5 stars 02/06/23 Full Review Audience Member When women were supposed to lie at their husband's feet this movie came like a powerful punch, telling them that it did not have to happen that way. Powerful performances, beautiful music and a strong climax. Rated 3.5 out of 5 stars 01/16/23 Full Review Audience Member if there is a woman who needs to understand her soul: this movie is a must watch: every female charcter exudes certain supernatural strength... Rated 4.5 out of 5 stars 02/02/23 Full Review Read all reviews
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Synopsis Inder, an ambitious director, is in a relationship with a successful actress, Kavita. He deserts his wife, Pooja, who then embarks on a journey to find her true identity.
Director
Mahesh Bhatt
Screenwriter
Mahesh Bhatt, Sujit Sen
Genre
Drama
Original Language
Hindi
Runtime
2h 18m