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1984 film by K. Raghavendra Rao

Tohfa

Release date 1984
Released34 years (approx) ago
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About Tohfa

Tohfa (English: Gift) is a 1984 Indian masala film, directed by K. Raghavendra Rao, written by Kader Khan, and produced by D. Rama Naidu on the Suresh Productions banner. It stars Jeetendra, Jaya Prada and Sridevi in the lead roles, and has music composed by Bappi Lahari The film is a remake of Telugu movie Devata (1982). The film became a hit and took the top spot at the box office in 1984. Tohfa, a heroine-centered story about two sisters and their love triangle with the hero, was a direct remake of K. Raghavendra Rao's earlier hit Telugu film Devata (1982), with Jayaprada and Sridevi playing the same roles and as Tamil movie Deiva Piraivi was made with Mohan, Radhika, Oorvasi in pivotal roles. The story was similar to earlier films: 1959 Tamil film Kalyana Parisu directed by C. V. Sridhar, who also directed its Hindi remake, Nazrana (1961) starring Raj Kapoor and Vyjayanthimala and the 1960 Telugu version Pelli Kanuka. At the 32nd Filmfare Awards, Tohfa received three nominations: Shakti Kapoor for Best Comic Actor, Bappi Lahiri for Best Music and Indeevar received Best Lyrics nomination for "Tohfa Tere Pyaar Ka." This was especially significant for Jaya Prada who featured in all the top 3 box office hits of 1984 along with Sharabi and Maqsad