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Michael, Arjun and Lallan, three men from three different stratas of society, cross paths one morning in Calcutta and change one another's lives forever.

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Cast

Credited cast:
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Michael Mukherjee
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Lallan Singh
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Sashi Biswas
Vivek Oberoi ...
Arjun Balachandran
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Mira
Esha Deol ...
Radhika
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Prosonjit Bhatacharya
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Gopal Singh
Anant Nag ...
Arjun's Father
Vijay Raaz ...
Dablu
Loveleen Mishra ...
Shobha
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Abhinav Kashyap ...
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Storyline

Michael (Ajay Devgan) , Arjun (Vivek Oberoi) and Lallan (Abhishek Bachchan) are three young men in Kolkata , with different ideals and objectives . Michael is an idealistic youth leader who dreams of a better India being created by the youth power . Arjun is a self-centered , opportunistic , easygoing fellow whose objective is to immigrate to a developed country and make big money . Lallan is a goon who works for Prosenjit Chatterjee (Om Puri) , an immoral politician . The lives of these three different people become intertwined following a murder attempt and an accident in broad daylight on the Hooghly bridge . Written by Soumitra

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22 May 2004 (India)  »

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Box Office

Budget:

INR 100,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

£57,889 (UK) (21 May 2004)

Gross:

$280,100 (USA) (28 May 2004)
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Trivia

Abhishek Bachchan originally turned down this role, but later accepted it. See more »

Goofs

During the song "Badal Jo Aaye", Ajay Devgan's bike changes from a Yamaha Libero to Hero Honda Passion and back to Libero again. See more »

Connections

Alternate-language version of Ayitha Ezhuthu (2004) See more »

Soundtracks

Fanaa
Written by Mehboob
Composed by A.R. Rahman
Performed by A.R. Rahman, Sunitha Sarathy and Tanvi
Courtesy of Venus Records and Tapes Ltd.
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Brilliant
21 June 2006 | by (Baltimore, US) – See all my reviews

The main reasons to watch this film are Mani Ratnam, A.R.Rahman, and Abishek Bachan.

There is not much of a story but the screenplay is awesome. The way Mani shows the three men from different walks of life meet on a bridge three times and their flashbacks is refreshingly new.

I think it should have been publicized well before they released this film. It deserved a hit.

I have also seen the Telugu version, in which Madhavan's performance is outstanding.

All in all, a new cinematic experience.


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