Anjuman

Chaudrani (1999)

Chaudrani (1999) Cast: Anjuman, Shaan, Saima, Saud, Sana, Shafqat Cheema Director: Hassan Askari Synopsis: the usual vengeance filled, violence laden formula given feminist twist.     Chaudrani was keenly anticipated upon release as it brought back Punjabi cinema’s favourite daughter back to the silver screen, where she belonged. Anjuman chose Chaudrani as the film that would relau...

Jag Mahi (2000)

Cast: Anjuman, Shaan, Bahar, Saud, Sana, Nargis,Rambo, Ghulam Mohiuddin Director: Parvaiz Rana Nutshell: a tale of revenge against a deranged, maniacal and murderous Chaudrani.     The movie was in effect another vehicle for Anjuman on her stuttering comeback trail. She plays a feisty young village belle who one day makes the terrible mistake of inadvertently flinging a chunk of shit (li...

Gujjar Badshah (1994)

Gujjar Badshah (1994) Starring: Sultan Rahi, Anjuman, Mustafa Qureshi, Bahar, Reema Director: Masood Butt Synopsis: tripped out violence, slobbering pot-bellied goons, sirens,rapes…typical fare     Gujjar Badshah is undoubtedly one of the most annoying and downright stupid films this reviewer has ever had the misfortune of watching.  Entirely my own fault as no one had asked me to ...

General Rani (1995) AKA Madame Rani

General Rani  (1995) AKA Madame Rani Cast:  Anjuman, Nadeem, Sultan Rahi, Ghulam Mohiuddin, Reema, Jan Rambo Director: Masood Butt Nutshell:  Controversial film about General Rani – from Burqa clad housewife to Brothel Madame and “the most powerful woman in Pakistan”.     General Rani, also known as Aqleem Akhtar (and Adnan Sami Khan’s grandmother) was the title accorded to one of ...

Hunterwali (1988)

Hunterwali (1988) Cast: Anjuman, Sultan Rahi, Mustafa Qureshi, Jameel Babar, Sushma & Bahar Director: Iqbal Kashmiri Synopsis: yet another twisted tale of warped feminism tailored for male audiences.   The film begins with an elderly white-wigged sage riding along on his cart accompanied by his demure niece along the dusty unpaved roads connecting the Pinds of rural Punjab. As they approa...

Golden Girl (1995)

Golden Girl (1995) Cast: Anjuman, Sultan Rahi, Izhar Qazi, Shahida Mini, Afzal Ahmed Director: Hasnain Nutshell:  Ostensibly just another masala movie but this one has intriguing political undercurrents and Anjuman in a double role is a force to be reckoned with!   Sultan languishes in jail suffering nightmares of his impending death sentence by hanging.  When the day for his verdict arrives ...

Disco Dancer (1987)

Disco Dancer (1987) Starring: Anjuman, Sangeeta, Yusuf Khan, Shiva, Tariq Shah, Rangeela, Khanum Director: Zahoor Hussain Synopsis: Bombastic Lollywood potboiler with all the right ingredients!   The film begins with a wealthy young couple leaving for a weekend in their privately owned forest along with their two infant daughters. The couple is off to visit their friend Shera who lives deep i...

Supergirl (1989)

Supergirl (1989) Starring: Anjuman, Sultan Rahi, Gauri, Qavi Director: M. Aslam Synopsis: Another slice of warped feminism with undertones of bondage and S&M     The film was tailor made for Anjuman the reigning queen of Lollywood back in 1989. She was cast in and as Supergirl alongside superstar Sultan Rahi in this epic production shot on lavish locations in Manila city centre which...

Chan Heera (1985)

Chan Heera (1985) Cast: Anjuman, Ghulam Mohiuddin, Iqbal Hassan, Zamarrud and an uncredited man in an ape suit. Director: Arshad Mirza Synopsis: First ever movie from South Asia featuring a machine gun wielding ape.   This unique film featuring an Ape wielding a machine gun on the poster starts with high promise and a blisteringly fabulous title sequence featuring the a superb electronic disc...

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