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Salim Bhai
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Manohar Singh
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Suhas Bhalekar
Kumud Tripathi
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Ravi is a distraught young man who works day and night by driving a taxi in order to forget his horrible past. He visits a brothel with his friend, Gotya and falls in love with a prostitute by the name of Pooja - but meets with strong opposition from the head of the brothel Maharani who will not buck under any pressure nor permit anyone of her prostitutes to fall in love with anybody. Written by gavin (racktoo@hotmail.com)

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Sadashiv Amrapurkar got tremendous acclaim and awards for his role as Maharani. See more »

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Ravi looks unshaven when he calls Maharani close by, but after stabbing while escaping he is clean shaved. See more »

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a beautiful romance
17 October 2006 | by (India) – See all my reviews

This is a beautifully crafted movie which also made some controversies at the time it was made, as the actress in the lead role was the director's daughter. But the cast was so well done that each of the characters got the perfect actor they can get for the role. The villain was not a 6 foot muscle man, but a eunuch played by sadashiv amrapurkar. The main role's background, his life and issues were portrayed well off and it was a heart touching romance to watch. Ravi (sanjay dutt) desperately tries to 'buy' pooja (pooja bhatt) from the hands of the vicious villains brothel, and the hardships he has to go through at each points can be literally experienced while watching the movie. It was both a hit at the time of release (credit goes to melodious songs), and also a heart touching romance.


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