Inaam Dus Hazaar is a 1987 Bollywood action movie. One of the Bollywood classics, this film draws its inspiration from Alfred Hitchcock's "North by Northwest". The movie is set in a typical Indian urban environment and tells the story of Kamal Malhotra (Sanjay Dutt), a salesman, working for a fan manufacturing firm. Kamal is dissatisfied with his boring life and is constantly looking for thrills. After crashing an up-town party he was not invited to, Kamran (Viju Khote), a member of a notorious criminal gang, confuses Kamal for a famous CID Officer with the same name, and accuses him of being an undercover agent. After this, Kamal's life changes drastically as he is dragged into a never ending set of adventures, which include escaping the authorities, saving troubled friends and fighting to win the affection of his heart's desire - Sonia Shrivastav (Meenakshi Seshadri). He's about to realize how good his "boring" life was, until this moment.