Tamacha, India, 26 February 1988

Raju and Vicky are childhood friends. Both attend the same school, spend time together, participate and excel in the same sports, and are also good in their studies. When the two months summer vacation begins, it results in tragedy for both of them, as Raju’s dad loses his eyesight, and Vicky’s mom passes away after giving birth to baby boy, and his dad is on the run from the police for murder. Years later, Raju is now known as Inspector Rajiv, and Vicky is a notorious gangster called Vikram Pratap Singh, both are on the opposite sides of the law, and both have sworn to kill each other.

  • Genre: Action
  • Runtime: 165 minutes
  • Director: Ramesh Ahuja


Tamacha (English: Smack) is a 1988 Indian Bollywood film produced by Prasan Kapoor on Tirupati Pictures Enterprises banner and directed by Ramesh Ahuja. Starring Jeetendra, Rajinikanth, Amrita Singh and Bhanupriya in pivotal roles and music composed by Bappi Lahiri. Rajnikanth did an anti hero role of an underworld don in this movie.