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Vishal Chaudhry is the second son of Assistant Police Commissioner of Police, Ramakant Chaudhry. His eldest son, Vikas, was killed by unknown elements, who are still at large. Ramakant is ... See full summary »

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Complete credited cast:
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Vishal Chaudhry
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Ramakant Chaudhry
Madhoo ...
Mohini Sharma
Farida Jalal ...
Revati Chaudhry
Dalip Tahil ...
Police Commissioner Desai
Deven Verma ...
Head Const. Devkinandan Sharma
Mohnish Bahl ...
Vijay Sharma
Mohan Joshi ...
Baba Khan
Rami Reddy ...
(as Rammi Reddy)
Sulabha Arya ...
Parvati Sharma (as Sulbha Arya)
Dinesh
Ankush Mohite
Rumi Jaffery ...
(as Rummy Jaffery)
John
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Satish Kaul ...
Vikas Chaudhry
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Vishal Chaudhry is the second son of Assistant Police Commissioner of Police, Ramakant Chaudhry. His eldest son, Vikas, was killed by unknown elements, who are still at large. Ramakant is honest and dedicated, and in a corrupt city, is considered a major liability. Vishal is hot-tempered, and this often leads him into fist fights. When Vishal witnesses a murder, and is able to identify the killer, the son of a prominent and well-known person, his father disbelieves his son, and is reluctant to arrest the culprit. He does reconsider, and goes ahead with the arrest, only to have his wife, Parvati, abducted and released - with a time-bomb tied to her waist. Vishal and Ramakant must now decide whether to save their mother and wife respectively, or to compromise with the killer, his father, and corrupt elements within the police force itself. Written by rAjOo (gunwanti@hotmail.com)

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Sunil Shetty was signed for Akshay's role. Guddu Dhanoa decided to drop him from the film. See more »

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Greatest Hindi Action Film
2 January 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

The movie Elaan is relatively unknown among audiences, but I found it to be one of the best action movies in Bollywood history due to its intensity. The performance and stunts of Akshay Kumar are truly remarkable as Elaan, Mohra, and many other hits became the base on which Akshay has built his successful career. Being one of his biggest fans, I would recommend this movie to any other Akki fan because the movie truly delivers. There is something magical about the whole film as all its components come together in a wonderful fashion to create a movie worth watching over and over again. Amrish Puri also is great in the movie as he performs at his peak. Elaan is one of the best movies in Bollywood ever made!


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