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Salaakhen (1998)

When an honest school teacher testifies in a rape case against a prominent businessman's son, he is psychologically tortured and forced to commit suicide. His young son then takes the law into his own hands in order to avenge his father.

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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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Giri Rao
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Jaspal Rana
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Advocate Ashok Pradhan
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Nagesh J. Rana
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Bhutaneshwar
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School-master, Sachidanand Agnihotri lives a middle-class life-style with his family consisting of his wife, Gayetri and son, Vishal. Sachidanand is honest to the core and thus he is unable to keep any permanent job as his honest policy is regarded as a liability. One day he witness Nagesh the son of a wealthy, influential and corrupt social worker, Jaspal Rana raping a female. His attempts to involve the police in this matter only leads to frustration; unable to witness the injustice done to his father Vishal decides to take a stand only to be thrown behind bars. The case is then call up in court and on the advice of advocate, Ashok Pradhan, Jaspal and his men decides to create such situations that Sachidanand find hard to comprehend which weakens him making him unable to explain things in the right manner; thus Pradhan is able to prove to the court that Sachidanand is mentally unfit - under intense pressure Sachidanand commit suicide. Vishal then escapes from prison with an ... Written by gavin (racktoo@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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