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Karam (2005)

Unrated | | Crime, Drama, Thriller | 11 March 2005 (India)
A guilt-ridden assassin wants to quit his job to live a peaceful life with his wife. However, things goes horribly wrong when the assassin's boss kidnaps his wife in order to do one last job.

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Captain
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Yunus
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ACP Wagh Pratap Singh
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Kaif
Kanwar Pal
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John is an assassin working for a mobster named Captain. After killing an entire family, he is hit by the consequences of his actions and decides to quit his job. He starts life anew with his pregnant wife Shalini. Meanwhile, John's boss, Captain, is facing a threat from a rival don, Yunus. After being attacked, Captain decides to teach the city a lesson by killing the city's top industrialist, top film producer, the cop backing Yunus and Yunus himself; so that everyone else falls in line and no one dreams of becoming another Yunus. He decides that John must carry out this plan of his. To achieve this, he takes Shalini hostage. John is given 36 hours to kill the five targets on the hit list. Things get worse when the city's toughest cop Wagh traces John. John is pressed for time and the body count is growing. Written by gavin@sunny_deol2009@yahoo.com

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...all for love.

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Crime | Drama | Thriller

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Судьба в твоих руках  »

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INR 30,297,000 (India), 18 March 2005
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Trivia

The director Sanjay F. Gupta originally intended to make the whole film in black and white and then sepia tint it to match the dark and sinister mood of the film. Eventually only portions of the film were shot in this format. See more »

Goofs

When John received his wife's finger it was a full finger but when he was talking to her on the phone after the song in the night club, she had a half cut finger on her hand. See more »

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Referenced in Sarkar (2005) See more »

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Ishq Nachaya Kare
Sung by Sunidhi Chauhan
Composed by Vishal and Shekhar
Lyrics by Vishal
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Superb story and Good acting
21 December 2006 | by See all my reviews

What made me feel good after watching this movie was ... a good story and brilliant acting.. specially Priyanka Chopra has done a very good job... she is the lady who knows what acting is.... and no doubt if she will be the next bollywood queen... John Abraham has also done a very good job playing the character of a hit-man... all together a good movie to watch ... worth the time... And I think after a long time had bollywood came up with such a brilliant movie I don't know why such movies are not liked by the Indian audience... they go in for crap... I would say that Karam has got a good story, good acting and screenplay, but still this movie did not do much business ... sad to hear that... Indian audience ... wake up plzzzzz....


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