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Shakthi: The Power (2002)

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A couple visits the husband's family in India and finds itself in the middle of a fratricidal battle.

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Credited cast:
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Nandini
Nana Patekar ...
Narasimha
Sanjay Kapoor ...
Shekhar
Jai Gidwani ...
Raja
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Jaisingh (Drifter)
Deepti Naval ...
Shekhar's mother
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Dream Girl (as Aishwarya Rai)
Vijay Raaz ...
Beeja
Tiku Talsania ...
Nandini's uncle
Jaspal Bhatti ...
Nandini's uncle
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Shekhars sister
Chandrakant Gokhale
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Dancer
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Special Appearance (as Prabhu Deva)
Prakash Raj
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Settled in Canada, of Indian origin, Nandini and Shekhar live a fairly harmoniously and busy lifestyle with their young child. While Nandini has family in Canada, Shekhar has no one to call his own. Then one day there is breaking news of violence in India, and that's when Shekhar asks Nandini to accompany him to India as he fears that his parents may have been in killed. Nandini is shocked to find out that Shekhar does have family, but had never discussed this with her, nevertheless she accompanies him. Upon arrival, they are greeted by Shekhar's uncle and cousin, and it is then that this young couple learn that they have entered a war between the two families - a war that they and their child may not survive. Written by rAjOo (gunwanti@hotmail.com)

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£110,198 (UK) (20 September 2002)

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As the film was produced by Sridevi who was retired by then from acting and it was supposed to be her comeback film but she had to find a replacement when she found out that she was pregnant. See more »

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Version of Not Without My Daughter (1991) See more »

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Jhoomti Ghata Mein
Written by Mehboob
Composed by Ismail Darbar
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A nice do
6 January 2007 | by (Switzerland) – See all my reviews

Well, I'll be honest: It is not exactly a Sholay. But you cant get a Sholay every week. In fact, you could see distinct signatures of "not without my Daughter"(Sally Field, 1991) in this movie. However, as most "inspired" movies go, this one was a well-inspired one, well handled and well done. Nana Patekar, as usual, tends to overdo his hysterics, but all others are commendable. Specially so about Dipti Naval: Saw her after a long time, but she hasn't lost any of her grace. In fact, she has performed much better that when I last saw her. Another one of the Bollywood stars that seem to grow more beautiful as they age?

All in all, a nice watch.


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