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Tashan (2008)

 -  Action | Comedy | Crime  -  25 April 2008 (India)
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A woman runs off with her gangster boss's money, and he hires her betrayed ex-lover and a bounty hunter to bring her back.

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Cast

Credited cast:
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Bachchan Pandey (as The Akshay Kumar)
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Jeetendra 'Jimmy Cliff' Kumar Makwana (as The Saif Ali Khan)
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Pooja 'Guddiya' Singh (as The Kareena Kapoor)
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Lakhan 'Bhaiyaji' Singh (as The Anil Kapoor)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Mukesh Bhatt
Rajesh Jais ...
Tiwary
Ehsan Khan
Ibrahim Ali Khan ...
Young Bachchan Pandey
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Misir
Manoj Pahwa ...
Pinto
Arjun Sablok
Yashpal Sharma ...
ACP Kuldeep Singh Hooda
Tarun Shukla
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Storyline

Jeetendra Kumar Makwana is employed full-time at a Call Center and works part-time teaching English. He is recruited by an attractive young woman, Pooja, to teach her Hinglish-speaking boss, Bhaiyaji, English. Jeetendra agrees to do so, falls in love with Pooja, and joins forces with her to steal a bag containing 25 Crore Rupees in cash. He will soon find out that Bhaiyaji is a hoodlum and extortionist known to the Police as Lakhan Singh. Written by rAjOo (gunwanti@hotmail.com)

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The Ishtyle... The Goodluck... The Pharmoola


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Budget:

$8,247,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

£182,063 (UK) (25 April 2008)

Gross:

$428,923 (USA) (2 May 2008)
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Trivia

Writer Vijay Krishna Acharya's debut. See more »

Goofs

During a fight sequence Bacchan Pandey is shot in left arm while protecting Pooja. In the next scene he has no bandage or even scars on his arm. See more »

Crazy Credits

All the cast names and department names appear with the initial 'The' in the beginning credit. An ode to Bhaiyaji's (Anil Kapoor) character speaking Hinglish in the movie. See more »

Connections

References Deewaar (1975) See more »

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Falak Tak
Written by Kausar Munir
Composed by Vishal Dadlani and Shekhar Ravjiani
Performed by Udit Narayan and Mahalakshmi Iyer (as Mahalakshmi)
Courtesy of Yash Raj Music
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Biggest Flop of 2008.... Don't even dare to watch on DVD
25 April 2008 | by (India) – See all my reviews

This is the biggest Flop of 2008. I don know what Director has is his mind of creating such a big disaster. The songs have been added without situations, the story have been stretched to fill the 3 hrs gap and most disgusting are the action stunts performed by the actors it's like everyone are having superpowers they can run in between the bullets are fire and nothing happens to them and one person fighting with 100 people. Only the best performance was by Anil Kapoor man he is all time at his best playing the role of villain with a comic act speaking Hinglish... Akki is also done a good job.... But the movieee just forget it.


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