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Takhti (1997)

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Ali Hatami's film on the life of Iranian wrestling champion Takhti remains unfinished. Another director is assigned by the I.R. Intelligence Ministry to finish the project. The new director... See full summary »

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Credited cast:
Fariborz Arabnia ...
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Niki Karimi ...
Movie producer's wife
Mohamad Reza Sharifinia ...
Assistant producer
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Afsaneh Bayegan ...
Takhti Mother
Khosro Nezafat Dust ...
Khosro NezafatDoost
Ezzatolah Entezami ...
Takhti's father
Jamshid Gorgin
Zahra Hatami ...
Zahra Hatami
Turaj Mansuri ...
Himself
Akbar Moazezi ...
Himself
Fatemah Motamed-Aria ...
Mrs. Takhti
Fathali Oveisi
Saeed Poursamimi ...
Nashenas
Babak Takhti ...
Himself
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Ali Hatami's film on the life of Iranian wrestling champion Takhti remains unfinished. Another director is assigned by the I.R. Intelligence Ministry to finish the project. The new director wants to carry out research on the life of the champion, and it would seem that he will have to solve numerous problems before he can finish the job. Written by Kaaveh

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The cover-up revealed.
25 October 2002 | by (San Diego, California) – See all my reviews

The life and story behind Takhti.. the greatest Iranian wrestler ever. Learn about the deals and tricks that went on behind the scenes along with the story of his success in wrestling, to his assassination. A great movie if you are Iranian... especially if you're into sports.


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