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Kidnap (2008)

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Sanjay Dutt plays a father whose daughter is kidnapped. The film follows his struggle to get her back.

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Vikrant Raina
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Sonia 'Soni' V. Raina
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Mallika V. Raina
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Young Kabir Sharma
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Inspector Irfan
Reema Lagoo ...
Malika's mom
Rushita Pandya ...
Young Sonia Raina
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Mahesh Verma
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Storyline

Wealthy Vikrant Raina gets the news from his estranged wife, Malika, that their only child, a daughter, Sonia, has been kidnapped. Vikrant is subsequently contacted by the kidnapper, who makes it clear that he does not want any money. Instead he wants Vikrant to perform a number of tasks, including burglary, breaking an inmate out of prison, and murder. Written by rAjOo (gunwanti@hotmail.com)

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Box Office

Opening Weekend:

£243,309 (UK) (3 October 2008)

Gross:

£243,309 (UK) (3 October 2008)
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Goofs

Minisha gets kidnapped while she is swimming under the water. The kidnapper uses a chloroform spray inside water to sedate Minisha. In normal real life, it is impossible to breathe underwater. However, she still becomes unconscious. See more »

Quotes

Vikrant Raina: No guns. Let's save them for the cops and the criminals.
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Hey Ya
Written by Mayur Puri
Composed by Pritam Chakraborty
Performed by Suzanne D'Mello
Courtesy of Sony Music India
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why was the movie made???
2 October 2008 | by (India) – See all my reviews

Sometimes u go for a movie and wonder why the hell didn't i go for an evening walk instead or why i didn't go to bed early today... Kidnap will make you wonder why do i bother to go to movies. Its one of those movies which makes you laugh..... on yourself. The movie has a basic storyline of revenge with unlimited flaws which we can ignore. But can we ignore the below average acting or the poor direction and editing of the movie? Apart from the background music i don't think the film makers have paid a lot of attention to what exactly they want to make. The movie was neither a thriller nor an emotional outburst. In the end it made me wonder was it a spoof of some Hollywood movie. Minisha Lambha looked hot throughout the movie and apart from her cleavage show there was nothing more to the scenes filmed on her. Her mother looked like her elder sister. Sanjay Dutt was average and looked a bit out of shape. Imraan Khan disappointed big time. He is no Aamir Khan and he proved it. His acting was not at all convincing and he looked quite uncomfortable doing a serious villain role. Overall I guess the fine actors are as good as director makes them work and here we know who is at fault. I hope all the review readers to skip this movie and think as if this movie just wasn't released. I made the mistake but I have just came back from the show and I have taken the best possible way to save the world from this movie. God help people who see this movie.


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