MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 1,420 this week

Tashan (2008)

 -  Action | Comedy | Crime  -  25 April 2008 (India)
3.8
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 3.8/10 from 2,827 users  
Reviews: 50 user | 36 critic

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.

Writers:

(story), (screenplay), 4 more credits »
0Check in
0Share...

Editors' Spotlight

IMDb: What to Watch - Guardians of the Galaxy

In the latest episode of IMDb: What to Watch, Keith Simanton talks with director James Gunn and actors Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana and Vin Diesel about their movie Guardians of the Galaxy.


User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 37 titles
created 28 Jun 2011
 
a list of 43 titles
created 13 May 2013
 
a list of 323 titles
created 3 months ago
 
a list of 23 titles
created 3 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Tashan" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Tashan (2008)

Tashan (2008) on IMDb 3.8/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Tashan.
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Agent Vinod (2012)
Action
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  

A series of seemingly unconnected events across the world leads to Agent Vinod undertaking a globe-trotting mission to discover why his colleague was murdered.

Director: Sriram Raghavan
Stars: Kareena Kapoor, Saif Ali Khan, Diana Penty
Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5/10 X  

Ravishing Jia A. Yashvardhan lives a very wealthy, though lonely, lifestyle in India with her widowed father Industrialist, A.J. Yashvardhan. In a bid to augment his business, he arranges ... See full summary »

Director: Raj Kanwar
Stars: Akshay Kumar, Katrina Kaif, Bipasha Basu
Comedy | Horror | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

When U.S.-based Siddharth visits his Indian home town with his new wife, he insists they stay at the ancestral home, laughing off family members' warnings of ghostly goings-on in the ... See full summary »

Director: Priyadarshan
Stars: Akshay Kumar, Vidya Balan, Ameesha Patel
Welcome I (2007)
Comedy | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

After the passing away of his dark-skinned wife, from who they sired Uday, Dubai-based criminal don, Shankar Shetty re-married a fair-skinned woman, who gave birth to fair-skinned Sanjana. ... See full summary »

Director: Anees Bazmee
Stars: Akshay Kumar, Nana Patekar, Anil Kapoor
Khatta Meetha (2010)
Comedy | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  

A seemingly corrupt petty contractor faces challenges from the local municipality, his family, his employees, as well as a former girlfriend and her family.

Director: Priyadarshan
Stars: Akshay Kumar, Rajpal Yadav, Asrani
De Dana Dan (2009)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.7/10 X  

Singapore-based Nitin Bankar's education was paid for by his employer, Kuljeet Kaur, and he, after the passing of his father, works as an unpaid maid-chauffeur for her until such time he ... See full summary »

Director: Priyadarshan
Stars: Akshay Kumar, Sunil Shetty, Katrina Kaif
Heyy Babyy (2007)
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

Aarush, Ali and Tanmay wake up to find a baby left outside their door.

Director: Sajid Khan
Stars: Akshay Kumar, Vidya Balan, Fardeen Khan
Bhagam Bhag (2006)
Comedy | Mystery | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

Champak Chaturvedi runs a theatrical troupe in India. He hires two men, Bunty - a graduate in Arts, and Babla- who cannot read nor write English. One has to play the role of the play's hero... See full summary »

Director: Priyadarshan
Stars: Akshay Kumar, Govinda, Paresh Rawal
Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  

Karan (Bobby Deol) was wealthy and a mansion was his habitat. Raj (Akshay Kumar) had empty pockets and the sky was his roof. Karan's jet ensured that he could fly if he wanted. Raj could ... See full summary »

Director: Suneel Darshan
Stars: Akshay Kumar, Bobby Deol, Kareena Kapoor
Director: Shabnam Kapoor
Stars: Akshay Kumar, Sunil Shetty, Namrata Shirodkar
Crime | Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  

A man with the ability to visit the past by looking at photographs, must solve the mystery behind his father's sudden death.

Director: Nagesh Kukunoor
Stars: Akshay Kumar, Ayesha Takia, Javed Jaffrey
Comedy | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

Babu Rao, Raju and Shyam, are living happily after having risen from rags to riches. Still, money brings the joy of riches and with it the greed to make more money - and so, with a don as an unknowing investor, Raju initiates a new game.

Director: Neeraj Vora
Stars: Akshay Kumar, Sunil Shetty, Paresh Rawal
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
...
Bachchan Pandey (as The Akshay Kumar)
...
Jeetendra 'Jimmy Cliff' Kumar Makwana (as The Saif Ali Khan)
...
Pooja 'Guddiya' Singh (as The Kareena Kapoor)
...
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
...
Misir
Manoj Pahwa ...
Pinto
Arjun Sablok
Yashpal Sharma ...
ACP Kuldeep Singh Hooda
Tarun Shukla
Edit

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)

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Taglines:

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


Parents Guide:

 »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

25 April 2008 (India)  »

Also Known As:

Style  »

Box Office

Budget:

$8,247,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

£182,063 (UK) (25 April 2008)

Gross:

$428,923 (USA) (2 May 2008)
 »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Anil Kapoor shaved and tattooed his chest to prepare for his role. 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 Dhoom:2 (2006) See more »

Soundtracks

Dil Haara
Written by Piyush Mishra
Composed by Vishal Dadlani and Shekhar Ravjiani
Performed by Sukhwinder Singh
Courtesy of Yash Raj Music
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Dead-End
25 April 2008 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

All the world said that the film Tashan would be a good movie with great pleasure, but this is not the case. Vijay Krishna Acharya made a serious mistake to take as an actress Kareena Kapoor. She was unbearable throughout the film. Her tom-boy look does not really goes well. Even the film the story of the film is not making sense at all. Everyone said that the Quetin Taratino of India is Vijay but its not at all Quetin. The talent Anil Kapoor was involved in this stupid movie. Anil is an actor of large caliber and this film is not. Akshay Kumar has also been a victim of this film as all is Saif. The Style and the Phoormola is not really good in this film i was disappointed


26 of 51 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
What is the story? amygopal
Will break all records and set off a successful 2008 for Bollywood rockey129
Ten things I learned after watching Tashan Souvik
I liked it off_target
Tashan or Dhoom 2? thakkar1016
Anil Kapoor's Background Music? tahirkamal
Discuss Tashan (2008) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?