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Lajja

2001-09-19 | Drama
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Vaidehi (Manisha Koirala) gets married to Raghuvir (Jackie Shroff), an NRI. Suffering the agony of an unhappy marriage, she decides to run away from him when she learns that she is pregnant and he wants to take the child away from her. In her pursuit for freedom, she meets Mythili (Mahima Chaudhury) a bride-to-be, Janaki (Madhuri Dixit) a theatre artist and Ramdulari (Rekha) a village midwife - all of whom are victims of male chauvinism. They however refuse to be put down and fight for their rights.
Director: Rajkumar Santoshi
Stars: Rekha, Anil Kapoor

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Vaidehi (Manisha Koirala) gets married to Raghuvir (Jackie Shroff), an NRI. Suffering the agony of an unhappy marriage, she decides to run away from him when she learns that she is pregnant and he wants to take the child away from her. In her pursuit for freedom, she meets Mythili (Mahima Chaudhury) a bride-to-be, Janaki (Madhuri Dixit) a theatre artist and Ramdulari (Rekha) a village midwife - all of whom are victims of male chauvinism. They however refuse to be put down and fight for their rights..
The full version of Lajja is provided by Amazon Prime Video , Amazon Video , YouTube , Google Play Movies , Apple iTunes , Eros Now
The director of Lajja is Rajkumar Santoshi.
The release date of Lajja is September 19, 2001.
On July 30, 2021, there were 3869 public reaction to Lajja including interpersonal relation, most insulting, grossest, most unsettling, extended sequence.
The genre of Lajja is Drama.
The runtime of Lajja is 165 minutes.
Lajja won 2002 Zee Cine Awards.
The casts of Lajja are Rekha starring as Ramdulaari, Anil Kapoor starring as Raju, Jackie Shroff starring as Raghu, Madhuri Dixit starring as Janki, Ajay Devgn starring as Bulwa, Manisha Koirala starring as Vaidehi.
On July 30, 2021, the IMDB rating of Lajja is 6.7/10, Rotten Tomato rating is 64/100, Metacritic rating is 0/100, TMDB rating is 6.0/10.