6.7/10
11,686
42 user 26 critic

Singham (2011)

A truly honest police officer is transferred to a town controlled by a gangster he has humiliated. The gangster believes he can use good power to bring down this officer who made him look foolish and weak.

Director:

Writers:

(original story), (screenplay) | 2 more credits »
Reviews
3 wins & 4 nominations. See more awards »
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Action | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

Owing to the wrongdoings affiliated with evils similar to black money, an honest but ferocious police officer returns as the Deputy Commissioner of Police with the prospect of wiping out injustice.

Director: Rohit Shetty
Stars: Kareena Kapoor Khan, Anupam Kher, Ajay Devgn
Bol Bachchan (2012)
Action | Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

All hell breaks loose when a Muslim man breaks a temple lock to save a little child, thus for his safety keeps a Hindu name, where he starts making web of lies.

Director: Rohit Shetty
Stars: Amitabh Bachchan, Ajay Devgn, Neeraj Vora
Action | Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

The unexpected arrival of his elder NRI brother and assorted characters complicates the life of a Goan male.

Director: Rohit Shetty
Stars: Sanjay Dutt, Ajay Devgn, Fardeen Khan
Comedy | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5/10 X  

A man is sandwiched between his over possessive and wife and a police inspector, where he is suspected for adultery and murder.

Director: Rohit Shetty
Stars: Ajay Devgn, Kareena Kapoor Khan, Arshad Warsi
Action | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.9/10 X  

Returning to his parents' village, a man becomes the latest target in a long-standing family feud.

Directors: Ashwani Dhir, Anil Devgan
Stars: Ajay Devgn, Sanjay Dutt, Sonakshi Sinha
Dhamaal (2007)
Adventure | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Four lazy slacker conmen buddies who are jobless, homeless and broke learn about the secret of a hidden treasure from a dying thief and later embark on a race against time to find the mobster's buried treasure and claim it while being pursued by a determined police inspector who is hellbent to get the treasure all by himself.

Director: Indra Kumar
Stars: Sanjay Dutt, Riteish Deshmukh, Arshad Warsi
Masti (2004)
Comedy | Crime | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

Bored of their wives, best friends, Meet, Prem and Amar, reunite after three years and decide to have an affair - but instead become the prime suspects in a murder investigation.

Director: Indra Kumar
Stars: Aftab Shivdasani, Vivek Oberoi, Riteish Deshmukh
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

Lilaram sells lottery tickets and one customer has hit the jackpot but dies of shock upon finding out that he has won. Now, Lilaram wants all the money, and so does everyone around him.

Director: Priyadarshan
Stars: Paresh Rawal, Om Puri, Riteish Deshmukh
Chup Chup Ke (2006)
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

A debt-ridden young man attempts suicide, but is rescued only to find that his luck is finally turning.

Directors: Priyadarshan, Kookie Vikas Gulati
Stars: Shahid Kapoor, Kareena Kapoor Khan, Om Puri
Action | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

A smuggler rises to power in in 1970s Mumbai, a younger gangster seeks to overthrow him, and a police officer is caught in the middle.

Director: Milan Luthria
Stars: Ajay Devgn, Emraan Hashmi, Kangana Ranaut
Dhol (2007)
Comedy | Crime | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

Four lazy friends try to woo a rich girl, in order to live a wealthy lifestyle. Their plan, however goes horribly wrong after they get embroiled with a notorious criminal.

Director: Priyadarshan
Stars: Sharman Joshi, Tusshar Kapoor, Kunal Khemu
Dabangg (2010)
Action | Comedy | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

A corrupt police officer faces challenges from his family, gangsters and politicians.

Director: Abhinav Kashyap
Stars: Salman Khan, Sonakshi Sinha, Vinod Khanna
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
...
...
...
Jaykant Shikre
...
Megha R. Kadam
...
Gautam Bhosle / Gotya
Sudhanshu Pandey ...
Inspector Rakesh Kadam
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Naushaad Abbas ...
Jaikanth Shikre'
Hari Bala ...
Nandu
Suchitra Bandekar
...
Chandrakant
Suhasini Deshpande ...
Mrs. Bhosle
Agasthya Dhanorkar ...
Nitin R. Kadam
...
Minister Anant Narvekar
Vikas Kadam ...
Sadha
Neeraj Khetrapal ...
Advocate
Edit

Storyline

Following charges of corruption, Colva's (Goa) Police Inspector Rakesh Kadam kills himself, leaving a devastated wife, Megha, and son, Nitin. She takes it upon herself to canvas support that her husband was framed by a gangster, Jaykant Shikre, and vainly insists on a CBI Inquiry. When the High Court requires Jaykant, on unrelated charges, to present himself at Shivgad Police Station, which is located at the borders of Maharashtra and Karnataka, he refuses to do so, and the local Inspector Bajirao Singham, who has recently fallen in love with stunning Kavya Bhosle, summons him. An enraged Jaikant does appear along with an army of goons, but is no match for Bajirao, who has support from the entire community. Humbled and humiliated, Jaykant returns to Goa, and ensures Bajirao gets transferred there. It is here he not only plans to use an army of goons, his control and influence over politicians and senior police officers to plan the ultimate vengeance with impunity but also contest and ... Written by rAjOo (gunwanti@hotmail.com)

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Action | Crime | Drama

Certificate:

See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

 »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

| | | |

Release Date:

22 July 2011 (India)  »

Also Known As:

Singam tamil  »

Filming Locations:

 »

Edit

Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$161,063, 24 July 2011, Limited Release

Gross USA:

$345,125, 14 August 2011
See more on IMDbPro »

Company Credits

Show more on  »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Asin and Anushka Shetty were being considered for the female lead role.Anushka strongly refused the offer, stating that she didn't want to work in Hindi films. See more »

Goofs

The amount of sunlight when Inspector Singham is pulling off a light post. See more »

Crazy Credits

The opening credits consists of lion shaped icon on each names. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Bol Bachchan (2012) See more »

Soundtracks

Singham
Written by: Swanand Kirkire
Produced by: Ajay Gogavale and Atul Gogavale
Performed by: Sukhwinder Singh
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Singham the real Lion
26 July 2011 | by See all my reviews

the best remake from the south so far in Indian cinema history. acting of ajay devgan and prakash raj is mindbloing. direction of rohit shetty also appreciable. even better movie then dabangg. rohit please keep making these kind of movie forever only. with ajay devgan because devgan is a gun that wins the heart of everyone. go to theater and you will get the magic of this film,and your heart will say lets watch the movie again and again and again. editing in this film is also very good and the co ordination between all the dialogues and the brilliance of ajay devgan has been syncrinized beautifully by rohit shetty and they have made a super duper hit movie of the year.


18 of 28 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 42 user reviews »

Contribute to This Page

Top Rated and Trending Indian Movies

Check out the Indian movies with the highest ratings from IMDb users, as well as the movies that are trending in real time.