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Cast overview, first billed only:
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DCP Anant Kumar Shrivastav
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Sr. Inspector Shekhar Verma
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Yashwant Angre, Former Police Officer
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Mahalaxshmi (as Aishwarya Rai)
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Sub Inspector Ashwin Gupte (as Tusshar)
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Dr. Iqbal Ansari
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Jaya Shrivastav (Special Appearance)
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Dancer 'Aisa Jadoo' (Special Appearance)
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ACP Naidu
Sabyasachi Chakraborty ...
Minister Deodhar (as Sabyasachi Chakrabarty)
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Dr. Iqbal Ansari's mother
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(as Ashwini Khalsekar)
Radhika Menon
D. Santosh
Kamlesh Sawant ...
Constable Kamlesh Sawant
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DCP Anant Shrivastav (Amitabh Bachchan) has been assigned the mission to escort terrorist Iqbal Ansari (Atul Kulkarni) from Chandangarh to Mumbai. His terrorist organization are determined to obtain him again. The plan for this is led by Yashwant Angre (Ajay Devgan), a ruthless killer and a former police officer. Anant's team consists of Inspector Shekhar Sachdev (Akshay Kumar), rookie cop Ashwin Gupte (Tusshar Kapoor) and two more inspectors. Soon Mahalakshmi (Aishwarya Rai) joins them as she is the only witness to have seen Yashwant. The team are armed and ready to go but danger lurks everywhere as the terrorist organization are determined to make sure the officers do not make it to Mumbai. The trip turns into survival when the team are attacked at various times. Finally the team make it to an abandoned cottage in the forest but there is a shoot out and the team are heavily outnumbered. Shekhar tries to force an exchange but against Anant's and Ashwin's judgement. Finally Ansari, ... Written by gavin@sunny_deol2009@yahoo.com

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£87,379 (UK) (23 January 2004)
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This film is the biggest film of the Ramsays Bros. See more »

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While driving the jeep, Shekhar is holding a revolver (with his finger on the trigger) in close-ups. However in the wider shots he has no gun. See more »

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DCP Anant Kumar Shrivastav: We are scheduled to leave for Chandangarh at 11am, and if everything goes according to plan, we'll be back here with Ansari on the day after. But we have to do this carefully, and within the framework of the law... follow the rules. This enemy we are up against has no name, nor face. We don't know how many of the enemy there are, except that there are many in number. We don't know what kind of weapons they have, except that they are better than ours. We don't know when, where or how they will ...
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References Amistad (1997) See more »

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Wada Raha
Music by Ram Sampat
Lyrics by Sameer
Performed by Arnab Chakravarthy and Shreya Ghoshal
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Undeniably amazing!
26 January 2004 | by (Rochester, NY) – See all my reviews

Whoa!!!! This is one hell of a movie. When I walked into the theater, I was expecting a good movie as this movie was directed by Rajkumar Santoshi and boasted of stars Amitabh Bachchan, Ajay Devgan, Akshay Kumar and Aishwarya Rai. I came out of the theater spellbounded as I had just witnessed a rare masterpiece of its genre. It's heartening to see movies like these come out in Bollywood, even with the over-abundance of love stories. This movie keeps you in the edge of the seat for the full length, and doesn't let up one bit. Bachchan is outstanding and proves why he is the greatest Bollywood actor ever. Devgan again mesmerizes in a negative role after Deewangee. Akshay impresses with his comic flair and his solid action sequences. Ash more than holds her own in a male-dominated movie, while Tusshar Kapoor makes his presence felt. The supporting cast are good as well. I just hope that movies like these come out with regularity in Bollywood. Incredible. A+


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