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Neeraj Pandey (story)
Neeraj Pandey (script)
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Release Date:
5 September 2008 (India) See more »
A man calls up the Mumbai police, and tells them he has placed five different bombs in the city -- all set to go off in some time... See more » | Full synopsis »
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  (in credits order)

Anupam Kher ... Prakash Rathod - Commissioner of Police

Naseeruddin Shah ... Common Man / bomb planter

Jimmy Shergill ... Arif Khan - ATS Officer
Deepal Shaw ... Naina Roy - Television Journalist
Aamir Bashir ... Inspector Jai Pratap Singh
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Vijay Bhatia ... Mohammmad Zaheer (as Vije Bhatia)
Mukesh Bhatt ... Khurshid Lala
Rajendra Chawla ... Jaishankar Tiwari
Snehal Dabi ... Shambhu 'Electric Baba'
Rohitash Gaud ... Ikhlaque Ahmed
Gaurav Kapoor ... Ajay Khanna - Bollywood actor
Seema Malik ... Anu S. Singh
Aayam Mehta ... Shankar Patil
Kali Prasad Mukherjee ... Ibrahim Khan
Alok Narula ... Raj Sharma
Chetan Pandit ... Chief Minister
Parth ... Anuj Sharma
Veerendra Saxena ... Sub-Inspector Baburao Patil (as Virendra Saxsena)
Parag Tyagi ... Aakash Wadhkar
Jaywant Wadkar ... Policeman
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Directed by
Neeraj Pandey 
Writing credits
Neeraj Pandey (story)

Neeraj Pandey (script)

Produced by
Shital Bhatia .... producer
Rajesh Ganguly .... line producer
B.L. Gautam .... executive producer
Siddharth Roy Kapur .... co-producer
Abbas Rizvi .... co-producer
Anjum Rizvi .... producer
Ronnie Screwvala .... producer
Original Music by
Sanjoy Chowdhury 
Cinematography by
Fuwad Khan 
Film Editing by
Shree Narayan Singh 
Casting by
Indivar Bhatia 
Production Management
Gopal Bhasin .... unit production manager
Satish Mane .... assistant production manager
Sound Department
Ameet Ahire .... adr assistant
Ameet Ahire .... dialogue editor
Ameet Ahire .... foley recordist
Jayant Vajpayee .... sound effects editor
Visual Effects by
Anand Nayak .... visual effects artist
Ravindra Prajapati .... visual effects artist
Camera and Electrical Department
Ravi Kachhawa .... still photographer
Manoj Subir Mandal .... second assistant camera
Vinayak Radhakrishnan .... steadicam operator
Sumit Survase .... assistant camera
Kapil Verma .... steadicam operator
Editorial Department
Sandeep Sethy .... associate editor
Music Department
Javed Ali .... playback singer
Mahalakshmi Iyer .... playback singer (as Mahalakshmi)
Irshad Kamil .... lyricist
Sandeep Patil .... music producer
Shaan .... playback singer
Tochi .... playback singer
Other crew
Rajeev Acharya .... production accountant
Deepak Gawade .... location manager
Chandan Kachhawa .... publicity stills
Ravi Kachhawa .... publicity design

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India:104 min
Color (super 35mm)
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Did You Know?

Ibrahim Khan:Now what will you do?
Arif Khan - ATS Officer:First I will clean my ear.I am finding it hard to hear.
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14 out of 19 people found the following review useful.
Saw it on a Wednesday lol, 2 October 2008

A Wednesday is a movie which took me by shock to think that there are a few "New Wavers" ( a filmmaker that follow a new wave) in the Indian film factory. If i cud i wud personally like to congratulate the the movie squad who is responsible for this utterly contemplative movie, a one of its kind revolution. The best part is it dint need to have the highly hyped stars like amitabh, SRK or Akshay. This movie has a vast potential to create awareness, patriotism, n self realization not just among the common people but also among the people who are responsible for the violence. I still cant stop being amazed at a story so original n real n solemnly portrayed.. just short of words of appreciation towards the makers.. it had the effect of a ' taaare zameen par' on me.. so to the faculty of the movie my message is even if u dint get phony awards like film-fare and so on..please remember that u have made a mark in the hearts of the people who actually matter n they adore u for that .. GOOD LUCK . CHEERS !!!!!!

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