S06E16: Coolie (1983) - Sexy, Angry Amitabh Bachchan

Coolie (lit. Porter) is a 1983 Indian Hindi action comedy film, directed by Manmohan Desai and written by Kader Khan. The film stars Amitabh Bachchan as Iqbal Aslam Khan, a railway coolie, with supporting roles played by Rishi Kapoor, Rati Agnihotri, Kader Khan, Waheeda Rehman, Suresh Oberoi and Puneet Issar.  (Source: Wikipedia). You can listen and subscribe to our podcast on iTunes / Stitcher / TuneIn or on YouTube. You can also listen to this episode right here on this player below.

Podcast Episode Summary:

  • We talk about spunky heroines
  • Of course, we talk about THE accident
  • We talk about running ;)

When Manmoha Desai does it with conviction, coolie happens, and when he doesn't do it with conviction, Suhaag happens - Tanvi

This is the school of cinema I subscribe to - Tanvi

This movie has a place in history not just because of the accident but.. - Flo