A tough and honest police officer wages a one-man war against terrorists and a corrupt politician who have planned to assassinate the chief minister of the state.

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Inspector Amar Damjee
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Journalist Sanjana Roy
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Inspector Abhimanyyu (as Abhimanyyu)
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Deputy Inspector Jamdaadey
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Shanti Damjee
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Chief Minister Vishwasrao Chowdhury
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Hiranandani
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Rani
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Raghu
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Shiva
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Inspector Amar Damjee intervenes by chance during a terrorist attempt on the Chief Minister's life after several bodyguards were killed; several terrorists were killed, one arrested, but two escaped. The Chief Minister entrusts Amar with the task of finding and arresting the rest of the gang that had done already other successful attempts against government officials. Amidst an international scandal of millions of rupees, Amar gets framed for the rape and murder of Anjali, the only daughter of Police Commissioner Mazumdar... This time, the court case is swiftly judged, Amar condemned and imprisoned. Amar knows he is innocent, and wants to clear his name, for which he must escape from prison. Even so, the high powers that have sent him to jail are now after his life. [with thanks to gavin, bbakhtiari and rajoo] Written by Artemis-9

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Aamir Khan fools Mamta Kulkarni into believing she killed someone in order to get rid of her . This was copied from a Michael J Fox film. The same exact scene was used with Akshay and Saif in Main Khiladi Tu Anari. See more »

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Aamir's alone intelligence ignites the whole movie.....Don't miss it !!!!
25 October 2007 | by (Bangalore) – See all my reviews

An excellent thriller and action movie from Ahutosh Gowariker. Yes it is somehow inspired by Hollywood flick Patriot Games starring Harrison Ford. The way Aamir Khan appears in the movie is impressive to watch because it magnets the character and creates interest in moving forward of the movie. I must mention that the whole movie has some similarities with Sarfarosh (though Sarfarosh was made later). Those who have watched Sarfarosh and liked it, must not leave this Baazi unwatched. But please don't judge between these two unique movies as both are made in their own ways. Mamata Kulkarni looks very cute here but sometimes her character seems too idiotic and over silly. One dialogue of Paresh Rawal I found very remarkable here when he says-"Politician ke haat bahut lambey hote hai" because it's absolutely true. Anu Malik also presented a slow romantic and refreshing music at his best. For Aamir Khan fans, I request you to watch this movie, and check out if you really like.


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