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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.

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Jaykant Shikre
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Megha R. Kadam
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Gautam Bhosle / Gotya
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Inspector Rakesh Kadam
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Jaikanth Shikre'
Suchitra Bandekar
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Chandrakant
Suhasini Deshpande ...
Mrs. Bhosle
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Nitin R. Kadam
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Minister Anant Narvekar
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Sadha
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Manikrao Singham
Kishore Nandlaskar ...
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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)

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Opening Weekend USA:

$161,063, 24 July 2011, Limited Release

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$345,125, 14 August 2011
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The film sequel released in 2014 as Singham Returns. See more »

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Shivgad is shown as being in between Maharashtra and Goa border but Ajay Devgn's bike has a Goa registration See more »

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References Koi... Mil Gaya (2003) See more »

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Saathiya
Written by: Swanand Kirkire
Produced by: Ajay Gogavale and Atul Gogavale
Performed by: Ajay Gogavale and Shreya Ghoshal
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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.


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