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Baazigar (1993)

A young man with a vendetta against a business tycoon seduces and kills his eldest daughter and then proceeds to his younger daughter but she begins to suspect her new lover's ulterior motive.

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Shobha
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Siddharth ...
Inspector Karan
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Seema
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Madan Chopra
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Babulal - Head Servant
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Vishwanath Sharma (as Anant Mahadevan)
Daboo Malik ...
Ravi Shukla (as Krish Malik)
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Seth Bajodia
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Vicky Malhotra
Resham Tipnis ...
Anjali Sinha
Amrit Patel ...
Chopra's chauffeur (as Amrut Patel)
Sumeet Pathak ...
Young Ajay (as Master Sumeet)
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Taalia
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Storyline

A poor but ambitious young man Ajay Sharma is a devoted son to his widowed, traumatized, amnesiac mother. He leaves home for Bombay to fulfill the mysterious promise he made to himself and his mother. On the way he gets a lift from his childhood friend Vicky Malhotra. Ajay has secretly seduced Seema, the elder daughter of business tycoon Madan Chopra and on the side, he also makes acquaintance of Chopra and his younger daughter Priya at a car race in Madras. Ajay promises to marry Seema but betrays and murders her by throwing her off the roof of a building, making it look like a suicide with the help of a faked suicide note which he obtained from Seema under false pretext. He then adopts the identity of Vicky Malhotra, makes the vulnerable Priya fall in love with him and also wins Chopra's trust. However, Priya refuses to believe that her sister committed suicide and keeps investigating, which forces Ajay/Vicky to murder anyone who could possibly help her discover the truth. Written by Soumitra

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INR 40,000,000 (estimated)
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Trivia

after winning Filmfare best actor award for Baazigar 1993 Shahrukh Khan did not see director duo Abbas Mastan anywhere at the function nor at the awards party that night Shahrukh Khan reached Bhendi Bazaar a crowded place in Bombay where Abbas Mastan lived when Shahrukh Khan reached there he saw about 10 to 12 people sleeping in one room on seeing him everyone from the house got up Shahrukh Khan went to Abbas Mastan and touched their feet and said I have won the best actor award for Baazigar how can I go home without your blessings by the time Shahrukh Khan moved out it was early morning and month of Ramzan so he also had Sehri with them before he left. See more »

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Adi Irani gives a lift to Srk and says his life is only traveling between Pune and Mumbai but his car registration shows GA which is Goa registration See more »

Quotes

Priya Chopra: [sees Ajay after having just learned the truth about him] What should I call you, huh? Vicky Malhotra, or Ajay Sharma? Perhaps while you used the deceit of a false name to play this con game you forgot that changing a name doesn't change a man's face and his crime! The heartless way in which you threw my sister down the roof...
[begins to cry]
Priya Chopra: no one would ever throw out a broken toy like that! And worse you even pretended to love me? Why? What did we ever do wrong to you? What didn't my father ...
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Connections

Referenced in Hadh Kar Di Aapne (2000) See more »

Soundtracks

Kitaben Bahut Si
Performed by Alka Yagnik, Vinod Rathod
Music by Anu Malik
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Most Awesome Thriller Everr!
4 January 2014 | by See all my reviews

Definitely one of the best of Shahrukh Khan. Shahrukh Khan was always "one of my favourite" but this flick kicked the "one of the" far away. I'm not really a fan of Kajol but her work in the film is pretty good. And yes Shilpa Shetty looks ravishing in the movie. So apart from the awesome cast, the direction of the movie takes it to the next level. Then obviously comes the concept. It is based on one of the most interesting and fascinating concepts of Revenge or more appropriately... Vengeance. It is about a man seeking to avenge his destroyed family by dragging the guilty to a similar fate. Now as we know Revenge is sweet, this movie offers a lot more than what you bargain for. It is a complete Bollywood masala movie consisting of everything, from action to romance and some quite decent music. A definitely must watch for any Shahrukh or thriller fans.


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