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A short-term memory loss patient sets out on his journey to avenge the death of his beloved girl.

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Sunita
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Satveer Kohli
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Ghajini Dharmatma (as Pradeep Rawat)
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Asif Ahmed
John Cardiel
Vibha Chhibber ...
Havaldar Vijyanti
Neville Dadachanji ...
Mr. Mehta
Mahendra Gole
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Sampat / Sanjay Singhania
Simon Hewitt
Kiran Deep Jagi
Raj Jamdade
Firdausi Jussawalla ...
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Medical student, Sunita, is driven by curiosity to study the case of Sanjay Singhania, who is afflicted with short-term memory loss. She runs into him, befriends him, and finds out that he is out to kill a seemingly benevolent citizen, Ghajini Dharmatma. After warning the latter of the impending danger, she subsequently comes across a number of diaries written by Sanjay and attempts to put together a jigsaw puzzle as to how a successful and wealthy businessman became a crazed recluse, who re-lives his past through tattoos on his body, notes and Polaroid photographs on the wall of his Hiranandani Complex flat, and his sole obsession of carrying out his deadly mission - little knowing that Ghajini and his goons are out to erase every bit of evidence he has gathered and thus ensure that he ends up remembering nothing. Written by rAjOo (gunwanti@hotmail.com)

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25 December 2008 (India)  »

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Гаджини  »

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Budget:

INR 200,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$288,075, 2 January 2009, Limited Release

Gross USA:

$2,430,631

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$41,430,631
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Part of the film was inspired by Manoj Kumar's film Sajan (1969). See more »

Goofs

Sanjay has with him his bunch of pictures. Sunita finds those in the apartment of Sanjay whereas Sanjay has just finished escaping from Ghajini's goons at the basement parking lot. See more »

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The film is named after the villain. See more »

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References Fight Club (1999) See more »

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Written by Prasoon Joshi
Composed by A.R. Rahman
Performed by Shreya Ghoshal and Pravin Mani
Courtesy of Super Cassettes Industries Limited (T-Series)
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Entertaining
13 April 2011 | by See all my reviews

Ghajini is an entertainer.

It has loads of action,comedy,drama and romance which makes it a family packed entertainer.

The story is good.

Screenplay is penned very well.

But the problem is that the movie is long,it could have been trimmed 15-20 minutes and the movie even gets violent at times,which could have been shortened.

Direction by A.R Murugadass is excellent.

The music is very good.

Performance wise-Aamir Khan is menacing.He is superb.Newcomer Asin is very good.Jiah Khan is perfect.Pradeep Rawat is first rate.

Overall Ghajini is an entertainer.


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