The authority of a man, who runs a parallel government in Mumbai, is challenged. His son rises to face his enemies.

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Avantika (as Tanisha)
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Silver Mani (as Kota Srinivasa Rao)
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Meet Subhash Nagre - a wealthy and influential resident of Bombay. He lives in a palatial house with his wife, Pushpa; sons Vishnu and his wife Amrita and their son; a second son, named Shankar, in the United States. Subhash and his family are thrilled when Shankar returns home, in the company of a gorgeous long-legged young woman named Pooja, who he plans to marry soon. While Subhash adores both his sons, he shows his open disappointment for Vishnu, whose language, childish actions, and his affair with a Bollywood actress named Sapna are just few of his wrong actions. When Vishnu finds out that a Bollywood actor is attempting to start an affair with Sapna, he angrily guns him down in front of several witnesses. Subhash asks Vishnu to leave the house, and thereafter Vishnu is arrested and charged with murder. Then all hell breaks lose in the Nagre household when a politician named Motilal Khurana is killed, and the killer names Subhash as the person who hired him to do this killing. ... Written by rAjOo (gunwanti@hotmail.com)

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'There are no Rights and Wrongs. Only Power' - Sarkar

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INR 150,000,000 (estimated)

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£51,675 (UK) (1 July 2005)
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Shankar Nagre: [discussing his business abroad] Everything is fine, my partner and I are doing well...
Subhash Nagare 'Sarkar': Your partner's name is Pooja, isn't it?
[Everything freezes and the tension begins to build, as Shankar slowly faces his father]
Shankar Nagre: Yes.
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Subhash Nagare 'Sarkar': When will you introduce her to us?
[pause]
Shankar Nagre: Whenever you have the time.
[the tension is relieved, and father and son exchange awkward grins]
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Govinda Govinda
Vocals: Amitabh Bachchan, Kailash Kher, Bapi and Tutul
Lyrics: Sandeep Nath
Composition: Bapi-Tutul
Recorded at Swarlata Studio
Recordist: Chinmaya Harshe
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RAM GOPAL VARMA - A mature magician
4 July 2005 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

SARKAR is a creation of a life time from Ramu, it will remain as a highlight in all the artists careers, a great movie...it sucks you into it and throws you out. I watched the movie and before i could realise it started...it finished. When someone says slow narration...they are just ignorant of what cinema making is all about. Amitabh is excellent...on par with him is his son playing hi son in the movie, Abhishek. He is the one actor out of the young genre who will stand tall for a long time. The music of the movie is first rate, it plays a very important role in keeping us glued to what happens on screen.

I read a post saying "a bad adaptation of godfather" lets get this one clear that this is not Godfather. We get that impression because Ramu says he is inspired by the Hollywood movie, very kind of him. I have seen the movie and can confirm that approx 5% meets with what we have seen in Godfather.

Talking about direction, i could write a couple of pages about it, but i prefer to say it is exceptional. Its a pity our movies do not get as much exposure as international cinema, but having watched movies from all other languages, Indian cinema coming from unorthodox directors like Ramu are far better.

Watch the movie or you will miss out on something special.


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