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The PSO is a British oriented group who wants to take control of India. When senior police inspector Vishwa Pratap Singh arrests there leader Dr. Michael Dang the authorities blast the jail... See full summary »

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Vishwa Pratap Singh aka Rana
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Mrs. Singh
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Khairuddin Kisti
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Baiju Thakur
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Johnny / Gyaneshwar
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Dr. Michael Dang
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Radha
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Satyanarayana Kaikala
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Rexson
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Tulsi's Chachi
Dan Dhanoa
C.S. Dubey
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Pedestrian with bicyle on his shoulder
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The PSO is a British oriented group who wants to take control of India. When senior police inspector Vishwa Pratap Singh arrests there leader Dr. Michael Dang the authorities blast the jail Dang is logged in killing huge numbers of inmates including two of Vishwa's sons and his daughter-in-law; with Dang escaping in the process. Vishwa who now calls himself Dada Thakur is determine to put an end to Dang and his PSO gang which prompts him to recruit three prisoners who are soon to be hang namely Baiju Thakur, Johnny and former terrorist Khairuddin Kisti. Soon Dada Thakur will come to realize that these prisoners are least interested in his mission as they planned their own agenda. Written by gavin (racktoo@hotmail.com)

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Subhash Ghai's original choice for the villain's role (Dr. Dang) was Amrish Puri, but the film-maker opted for Anupam Kher instead. Reason: "Amrish has been killed so many times on screen earlier that people wouldn't be interested in watching him get killed yet again," Ghai had revealed then. See more »

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Great Entertaining movie
18 June 2006 | by (London) – See all my reviews

Karma is a great entertaining movie from Subash Ghai. Subash has given us some great films like Khal Nayak, Karz and Hero. Karma tells the story of Dilip Kumar, a Prison Jailer who unfortunately has the responsibility of holding Terrorist Anupom Kher. Anupom Kher escapes and is responsible for the massacre of Dilips family. Dilip then decides to lead a secret mission, with the help of three death row convicts. The storyline is similar to many Bollywood Films like the Classic Sholay. Karma is still a good version packed with comedy and action. Dilip Kumar gives a great performance and is Bollywoods Best Actor before Amitabh took over in the early 70s. Jackie Shroff is OK, but not as good as his performance in Hero and Allah Rakha. Anil Kapoor provides most of the comedy in a superb performance. Naseerudin Shah is the silent Hero in a average performance. Sridevi is my old time favourite actress in a good performance. Poonam has a small role. Anupom Kher delivers his greatest Villain role as the bollywood baddie icon Deng.


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