The Gentleman

The Gentleman

The Gentleman is a 1994 Indian Hindi-language vigilante action film directed by Mahesh Bhatt and produced by Allu Aravind, starring Chiranjeevi, Juhi Chawla, Harish Kumar and Paresh Rawal. It is a remake of the Tamil film Gentleman (1993). Three of the songs were re-used without any change in tune or instrumentation, from A. R. Rahman's original compositions for the original Tamil version.


Vijay (Chiranjeevi) owns a little agarbatthi making business. When he is not busy with this, he is a master thief who steals crores and crores of money in order to build and run a school where students can freely study to become doctors, lawyers, etc. The police, led by Paresh Rawal are always on his tail, but he is ever elusive. Finally, he is identified as the thief and then is confronted by Roshni (Juhi Chawla) character, who loves him. He tells her what his intentions are and how his brother Ajay Shrivaastav (Harish Kumar), because he could not pay the donations for medical school committed suicide along with his mother. Vijay is finally caught and convicted and when he is released from prison, his dream school opens. He marries Roshni, who has waited for him for a long time.

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    director Mahesh Bhatt
    editor Sanjay Sankla
    genre action
    keywords harish kumar master thief medical school
    musicBy Anu Malik
    producer Allu Aravind
    productionCompany Geetha Arts
    publisher Geetha Arts
    theme hood vigilante