Revenge (بدل) of the Worthless – songs

Revenge (بدل) of the Worthless – songs

Revenge (بدل) of the Worthless is an Urdu film based on the events of 2009 Swat insurgency.

The music of the film comprises of five songs and its music is composed by Mehdi Raza. Four of the film songs are in Pashto, while one song is based on the classical raga of Indian classical music.


The songs are not available on soundcloud so it is not possible to embed the songs in this post.

Kahin Beet Na Jay (Ustaad Zafar) – Sindhi Bairwi
A classical raag Sindhi Bhairween (سندھی بھیرویں) by Ustaad Zafar

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Ma Akhpala (Jamal Shah)
A Pashto song sung by Jamal Shah himself.

To Listen:

Magora (Nazia Iqbal)
A Pashto song in the voice of famous Pashto singer Nazia Iqbal.

To listen:

Taso Da Khamakhaa (Haroon Gul)
A Pashto song by Haroon Gul

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Taso Da Khamakhaa 2 (Sunny Khan)
A pashto song by Sunny Khan

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About the Film

Revenge (بدل) of the Worthless is an Urdu film based on the events of 2009 Swat insurgency. Seasoned artist Firdose Jamal is playing the role of Sufi Muhammad a local political figure of Swat and Ayub Khoso is playing the role of a Taliban leader who leads the terrorist activities under his banned organization Tehreek Taliban Pakistan (TTP).

The film depicts a brutally disfigured cultural narrative of a land with the enviable cultural heritage highlighting the heroic struggle of a few unsung heroes during 2009 Swat Insurgency.

Jamal Shah plays the lead, Zarak Khan, whose wife and two daughters refuse to leave their ancestral home. They decide to fight the invaders, along with their household staff. Tragedy leads to the end of Zarak Khan, three servants, and one daughter

Jamal Shah who also directed the film is also playing an important role as the head of the family which stood against the terrorism of TTP. Famous artist Noor Bukhari has a cameo appearance in the film.

The film was due to release on 15th January 2016 and before that scheduled to release in May 2015 but delayed both times due to different reasons. The film is shot in scenic Swat valley.

Film: Revenge of the Worthless (بدل)
Starring : Jamal Shah, Ayub Khoso, Firdaus Jamal, Shamyl Khan, Maira Khan, Emel Karakose ,Asif Shah, Asaldin Khan, Imran Tareen, Iram, Shehrbano, Abdur Raheem, Najeebullah Anjum,Tariq Jamal Arshad, Sultan, Kaleemullah, Qazi Zubair,Wafa Khan, Rafique and Marjan
Release Date: July 22, 2016
Music: Mehdi Raza
Directed By: Jamal Shah
Cinematographer : Aamir Tehseen Rao
Written By: Jamal Shah
Screenplay By: Jamal Shah
Produced By: Amna Shah for Hunerkada Films
Genre: Action Drama

Here are the trailers/teasers of the film

Trailer courtesy of PakistaniCinema Fan page

Facebook page of Revenge of the Worthless


Rashid Nazir Ali