Ajnabi Saaya (1989)

India, 1989
videotape, colour

An Indian horror film directed by Prasun Banerjee.

Plot Summary

Rajesh is heartbroken when his wife Sheela dies in a car accident, but eventually he pieces his life back together and falls in love with another woman. Then Sheela re-appears claiming that she didn’t die in the crash but was only unconscious – but is she all that she seems?


Director: Prasun Banerjee
Prasun Banerjee Productions
Producer: Prasun Banerjee
Script: Prasun Banerjee
Director of Photography: Mustafa Rizvi
Editor: Prasun Banerjee
Music Director: Dilip Dutta
Lyrics: Gufi Paintal, Satyen Sharma, Gumrah Kaynati, Qaiser ul-Jafri

Abhay Kumar
Girish Dube
Shakti Kapoor
Deepak Shirke
Bharat Kapoor
Sulabha Deshpande
Jayaa Mathur
Kishore Bhanushali
Kiran Kumar


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Trade Guide vol.41 no.50 (16 September 1995) p.38 – credits
Trade Guide vol.41 no.52 (30 September 1995) p.22 – credits
Trade Guide vol.42 no.1 (7 October 1995) p.38 – credits
Trade Guide vol.42 no.3 (21 October 1995) p.54 – credits
Trade Guide vol.42 no.26 (30 March 1996) p.16 – credits
Trade Guide vol.42 no.30 (27 April 1996) p.26 – credits
Trade Guide vol.44 no.17 (24 January 1998) p.3 – credits, review
Trade Guide vol.41 no.40 (4 July 1998) pp.22-23 – credits
Trade Guide vol.45 no.14 (2 January 1999) pp.25-26 – credits