Khalnayak is a 1993 action thriller, starring Sanjay Dutt, Madhuri Dixit, Jackie Shroff, Anupam Kher, Raakhee and others. A police officer arrests a dangerous gangster who escapes from prison threatening the inspector's reputation. His girlfriend goes under-cover in order to restore her boyfriend's name. She finds out that the gangster is a good man. He narrates his story; he became a criminal after being corrupted by his boss in childhood as he was poor. The female inspector helps him escape.