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Sehar (2005)

| Action, Crime, Drama
Ajay Kumar the newly appointed, honest SSP of Lucknow police cracks down on the nefarious cop-mafia nexus in Uttar Pradesh, but finds a cunning and ruthless adversary in Gajraj. Can Ajay win this unjust war ?

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SSP Ajay Kumar
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Prof. Tiwari
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Anamika Kant
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Gajraj Singh
Naved Aslam ...
Inspector Solanki
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Prabha Kumar
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ASD Kapoor
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Ghanshyam Garg ...
Sub Inspector Baidyanath Mishra
Ravi Jhankal
Kali Prasad Mukherjee ...
Ramprasad Chaudhary
Vikram Sahu ...
Hariprasad
Rajendra Sethi ...
Satyapal Mehra
Vishnu Sharma ...
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At the tender age of 8 Ajay Kumar is traumatized with the death of his army officer dad, who kills himself with his service revolver as he was being accused of being a deserter, leaving a widowed Prabha to bring up Ajay on her own. Ajay grows up, studies, and successfully becomes an IPS officer with the title of SSP. Due to his honesty, he gets transferred to various states in India. At this new posting in Uttar Pradesh he comes to terms with criminal don and ruthless killer Gajraj Singh. Ajay would like a set up a Special Task Force to deal with Gajraj, however, he does run into problems as Gajraj is politically well-connected. Then a child, who is a close friend of the state Chief Minister's, is kidnapped by Gajraj, and this paves the way for formation of the STF, consisting of about 8 honest and dedicated men, and this does results in the rescue of the child. Gajraj continues to elude the STF, using more modern technology such as the use of cell phones. But the STF bounces back and... Written by rAjOo (gunwanti@hotmail.com)

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The film got critical acclaim and Arshad Warsi won laurels for doing a film beyond his comic hero image. See more »

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ASD Kapoor: Guptaji, to understand this one needs doordarshita... foresight.
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References Anamika (1973) See more »

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Tell one story and tell it well
20 January 2006 | by (Silicon Valley, CA, USA) – See all my reviews

One of the fundamental problems with a lot of Bollywood movies is that they try to convey more than one story at a time. This movie steers clear of that trap (though there are some distractions) and delivers a clear and crisp story. I don't think the story is exceptional (though being from the law enforcement perspective is unique) but the delivery is what makes it engaging.

The actors are believable and the casting is quite well done. I think going for Pankaj Kapoor in his role was very sharp. Other picks were excellent too.

I hope there are more movies from Kabeer Kaushik in the near future.


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