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Ghajini (2005)

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A man, suffering from short-term memory loss, uses notes, tattoos and photo's to hunt down his girlfriend's killer

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Sanjay Ramasamy
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Nayanthara ...
Chitra
Pradeep Singh Rawat ...
Ram / Lakshman
Riyaz Khan ...
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Manobala ...
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Sathyan ...
Server / Fake Sanjay
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Spunky and compassionate Kalpana rents an apartment and works as an ad-model. Her life changes when she invents a love affair between herself and wealthy Sanjay Ramaswamy. When Sanjay finds out, he decides to confront her to end this facade, but ends up falling in love with her. He pretends to be poor, proposes to her, and she subsequently accepts. Before they could get married, she gets killed, Sanjay gets assaulted, resulting in memory loss, and he is unable to remember anything beyond 15 minutes. During those 15 minutes, Sanjay manages to put together bit by bit through tattoos, Polaroid photos, notes, and maps on the wall of his apartment whatever he is able to recollect, as he sets out to avenge Kalpana's death. Sanjay does not know that the elusive killer knows about his agenda, and has already made plans to finish him off once and for all. Written by rAjOo (gunwanti@hotmail.com)

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Ajithkumar was considered for the role of Sanjay Ramaswami. See more »

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Lyrics by: Vaali
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Sung by: Mathangi and Nakhul
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its about how a short term memory loss patient takes revenge on people who killed his lover
13 October 2005 | by (India) – See all my reviews

Sanjay ramasamy(surya)is an short term memory loss patient and in the flash back he is an business tycoon ,but falls in love with a advertisement model(asin),who is interested in helping others.because of this nature she lands up into trouble and it goes up to the extent of she being killed.Surya who develops short term memory loss after an assault,plans to take revenge on those people responsible for his lovers murder.nyanthara plays the role of a medical student who is interested in case history of Surya. initially without knowing the story of Surya,she creates problem for him indirectly,but at last help him to reach the people whom he wanted to kill.this season being an one with

releases of lots of psycho thrillers,ghajini could do well.except certain scenes where there logic is overruled ,its a good movie


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