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Shaan tells the story of DCP Shiv Kumar an honest, brave and upright police man. He live in the country with his wife, a daughter and two brothers Ravi and Vijay who are con men to the ... See full summary »

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Complete credited cast:
Sunil Dutt ...
DSP Shiv Kumar (Guest Appearance)
Shashi Kapoor ...
Ravi Kumar
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Vijay Kumar
Shatrughan Sinha ...
Rakesh
Rakhee Gulzar ...
Sheetal Kumar
Parveen Babi ...
Sunita
Bindiya Goswami ...
Renu
Johnny Walker ...
Chacha
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Shakal
Mazhar Khan ...
Abdul
Helen ...
Dancer
Bindu ...
Maharani
Padmini Kapila ...
Roma (Guest Appearance)
Sujit Kumar ...
Shakal's assistant
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Shaan tells the story of DCP Shiv Kumar an honest, brave and upright police man. He live in the country with his wife, a daughter and two brothers Ravi and Vijay who are con men to the highest extent and would do anything to th rick people, there cunningness, one day got them into trouble with the law where there brother was forced to arrest them and feel no pity for them. However they were release a few days later since they were keeping a low profile in jail. Shiv Kumar decides to investigate against gangster and smuggler Shakal and his men where he was killed in his line of duty. After there brother's death Ravi and Vijay decides to mend there ways where they were persuade by marksman, circus master and an old enemy of Shiv, Rakesh, who decides to mend his ways and join hand with the two legendary to destroy Shakal who keeps a man-eating crocodile on an island far apart. Written by gavin@sunny_deol2009@yahoo.com

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Sung by Asha Bhosle, Usha Mangeshkar & Kishore Kumar
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Lyrics by Anand Bakshi
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James Bond + Bollywood = Great Fun
10 June 2006 | by (London) – See all my reviews

Shaan is a Big budget movie from the Great Director Ramesh Sippy, who has given us the Best Bollywood film of all time Sholay. His next film is bigger in budget and star cast. Shaan is a Highyly enjoyable movie that has lots of comedy with action and fun. Amitabh Bachcan in a entertaining role. Shashi Kapoor is amusing at times. Sunil dutt is efficient. Rakhee gives a decent performance. Shutrungh Sinha is not too bad. The Late Parveen Babi is fairly good, she was one of my favourite actresses in the 80s. Shaan has a classic villain Shakaal played by Kulbushan Kurbandar in his best movie of his career. Shakaal is a james bond style villain who has his own island with guns, secret rooms, rotating chairs, sharks and crocodiles. Shaan in full on entertainment and a must see if you haven't seen it.


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