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Don (2006)

Not Rated | | Action, Crime, Thriller | 20 October 2006 (India)
A simple man, Vijay, is recruited by a police officer to masquerade as Don, the leader of an international gang of smugglers. But things go wrong when the officer is killed and Vijay is left to fend for himself.

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Singhania
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Ramesh (as Diwaker Pundir)
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Sidhart Jyoti ...
Insp. Verma
Shamsher Sidhu ...
Vikram
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In 2006, the drug trade is booming; trafficking between Asian and Europe is at an all time high. It is at this time that the Malaysian intelligence and Anti-Narcotic department are called upon for assistance by their Indian counterparts. There are rumors that the gang recently moved their operational headquarters. The cartel is headed by the dreaded Singhania, but what many people do not know is that the business is truly managed by his lieutenant, Don. A man who lives life on the edge, Don is constantly expanding the size of his empire while evading arrest or death at the hands of his enemies, both within and outside the law. He is unstoppable in his pursuit of absolute power. His chief pursuer is an Indian police officer, Desilva. He is a man who has sworn to put an end to this nexus of evil and knows that in capturing Don lies the key to unlock this puzzle. And one day he succeeds. Don is captured and Desilva puts his plan into action. Unknown to even his own department, Pesilva ... Written by gAvInDrA (brave_loverboy2004@hotmail.com)

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The chase begins again See more »

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Action | Crime | Thriller

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Not Rated | See all certifications »

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20 October 2006 (India)  »

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Don - Das Spiel beginnt  »

Box Office

Opening Weekend:

£291,462 (UK) (20 October 2006)

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$804,388 (USA) (20 October 2006)
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Trivia

Don's disc is actually a PSP UMD. See more »

Goofs

At the end of climax fight scene Inspector Malik stops Don from killing Vardhan. The position of police officers near Malik is different in close-up shots and helicopter shots. See more »

Quotes

Don: I should've listened to what mother used to say...
other: What did your mother say?
Don: When I didn't listen to what she said, how can I tell you?
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Crazy Credits

Don's menacing laughing sound can be heard at the end before closing credits rolls. The closing credits are displayed in CG sequence same as the opening, thereafter the further crew credits are normally rolled. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Dulha Mil Gaya (2016) See more »

Soundtracks

Main Hoon Don
(Funcinterational Mix)
Written by Javed Akhtar
Composed by Shankar Mahadevan, Ehsaan Noorani and Loy Mendonsa
Performed by Shaan
Courtesy of Super Cassettes Industries Limited (T-Series)
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visually pleasing glossy good entertainer!!!
20 October 2006 | by (India) – See all my reviews

You want a hunky shahrukh khan, a va va voom Priyanka who seems to have worked out like hell to get that figure; an angel faced Isha Koppikar, FANTASTIC shots of Malaysia and i say FANTASTIC, a wonderfully underplayed intense performance by a mesmerizingly handsome Arjun Rampal slick action sequences and an as usual highly entertaining and effective performance by Boman Irani ......go see Don.

Oh and the song picturisations are very good too...especially title track and Khaike Paan Banaraswala....

Bear in mind this is an action packed remake of a thriller and also made purely to entertain...so don't go nitpicking small details like people did in the case of Fanaah....sit back sip on your coke, chomp on your popcorn and enjoy!

No one reveal the ending please.....let the others enjoy as i did the twist in the end!!!


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