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Wanted (2009)

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Radhe is a ruthless gangster who will kill anyone for money. He is attracted towards Jhanvi, a middle class girl, who does not approve of his work and wants him to change.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
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Radhe
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Jhanvi
Vinod Khanna ...
Shrikant Shekhawat
Mahesh Manjrekar ...
Inspector Talpade
Prakash Raj ...
Ghani Bhai
Govind Namdeo ...
Police Commissioner Ashraf Taufeeq Khan
Inder Kumar ...
Ajay
Mahek Chahal ...
Shaina
Manoj Pahwa ...
Sonu Gates
Raju Mavani ...
Datta Pawle
Asseem Merchant ...
Goldenbhai
Sarfaraz Khan ...
Radhey's friend
Sajid Ali ...
Radhey's friend (as Sajid Khan)
Susilakar Gv
Prateeksha Lonkar
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Storyline

Mumbai-based middle-classed Jhanvi, who lives with her widowed mother and younger brother, has three suitors. The first is much older and considerably overweight - Sonu Gates. The second is Police Inspector Talpade, who is already married to Nandini, but lusts after Jhanvi so much so that he creates circumstances that will force her to marry him. The third is a male named Radhey - who often comes to her rescue - but breaks her heart when she finds out who is really is - a cold-blooded killer who works for a gangster named Ghanibhai. The later is a ruthless gangster who challenges Police Commissioner Ashraf Taufeeq Khan with impunity, and even abducts his daughter to ensure his personal safety. Written by rAjOo (gunwanti@hotmail.com)

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MAFIA WANTS HIM DEAD, POLICE WANTS HIM ALIVE


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18 September 2009 (India)  »

Also Known As:

Wanted Dead and Alive  »

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INR 200,000,000 (estimated)
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2.35 : 1
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According to the special features on the second of the DVD discs, Salman Khan did all of his own stunts. See more »

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Soundtracks

Le Le Mazaa Le
Written by Shabbir Ahmed and Wajid Ali
Composed by Sajid Ali and Wajid Ali
Performed by Suzanne D'Mello, Sowmya Rao, Rishikesh Kamekar and Nikita Nigam
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Entertainment Guaranteed
5 April 2011 | by (Bahrain) – See all my reviews

Wanted,remake of Pokkiri.Both directed by Prabhu Deva and surprisingly both turned to be a winner at the box office. Wanted turned to be a winner for various reasons-

1.)It was released during the Eid period. 2.)The promos were outstanding. 3.)The film was promoted heavily. 4.)The songs were a craze among people. 5.)And the prime reason Salman Khan

Wanted is a total entertainer.It is loud,it is humorous,it is violent,it is amusing. Prabhu Deva succeeds in making an entertainer. The music is superb. The dialogs are perfect. The action sequences are superb.

Performance wise-Salman Khan is revelation.Ayesha Takia is cute.The chemistry between Salman and Ayesha is good.Mahesh Manjrekar is first-rate.Prakash Raj is excellent.

Overall Wanted is high on entertainment but lacks story.


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