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Vishal S. Agnihotri
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Neha G. Rao
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Sachidanand Agnihotri
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Gayetri S. Agnihotri
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Deven Verma ...
Giri Rao
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Jaspal Rana
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Nagesh J. Rana
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Kandivli-based Sachidanand Agnihotri is a honest school-teacher, who has always faced problems due to his honesty, first with Poornima School; then in a Government school, and now he has come forward to testify against the sexual assault and murder of a young woman from Worli. Sachidanand points an accusing finger at Nagesh, the son of prominent and influential Jaspal Rana. Sachidanand's family, which consists of his wife, Gayetri, and son, Vishal, attempt in vain to talk him out of testifying. The Police are forced to arrest Nagesh and hold him in a cell. Then the Police, headed by a corrupt Assistant Commissioner of Police, Kamble, attempt to intimidate Sachidanand and follow him everywhere on the pretext of protecting him. Sachidanand is literally driven out of his mind, and on the day of the testimony, Nagesh's lawyer, Ashok Pradhan, confuses him to such an extent that Sachidanand kills himself. Vishal, who is being held in prison for assaulting several policemen, breaks out, ... Written by rAjOo (gunwanti@hotmail.com)

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Copy of ELAAN
23 March 2009 | by (India) – See all my reviews

Guddu Dhanoa had made ELAAN in 1994 with Akshay which had a similar story All the crimes towards Anupam are similar to that film

Strangely there it was done on Amrish Puri and here Amrish does it to Anupam

The film follows the beaten to death theme and is nothing great

The scenes between Anupam, Farida are nice especially her explosion to the cops

rest is the same

The climax suddenly reaches foreign locales during fight scenes, how come?

Direction is nothing great Music too is ordinary

Sunny Deol repeats his act, like Akshay in ELAAN he too has less to do and his act is the same every movie in otherwise Anupam is the true hero, he excels though he played a middle class man from he was 28 to date yet in this film he gets to portray a lot more and he excels Raveena does her usual bit Farida excels Amrish Puri has done such roles to death


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