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Special 26 (2013)
"Special Chabbis" (original title)

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Based on a real life group of con artists who pulled off many clever robberies during 1980s, and robbed famous businessmen and politicians by pretending to be the CBI or Income tax officers... See full summary »

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Ajay Singh
Kajal Agarwal ...
Priya Chavan
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CBI Officer Wasim Khan
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Senior Inspector Ranvir Singh
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Shanti
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P. K. Sharma
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Joginder
Kishore Kadam ...
Iqbal
Tiku Talsania
Vipin Sharma
Deep Raj Rana
Neeru Bajwa
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Vikas Shrivastav ...
CBI Officer Rajiv Gupte
Neetu Singh ...
Waseem Khan's Wife
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Based on a real life group of con artists who pulled off many clever robberies during 1980s, and robbed famous businessmen and politicians by pretending to be the CBI or Income tax officers and conducting raids, on the pretext of conducting raids they would take away all the black money hoarded by them. Written by Sufiyan Khan

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raid | cbi | robbery | politician | money | See All (15) »

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Asli power dil mein hoti hai (Real power resides within the heart)

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8 February 2013 (India)  »

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Actor Anupam Kher who plays a vital role in this movie also played role of a con artist in another movie Khel (1992), which has a sequence that is based on the 1987 Zaveri Bazaar con job, the same incident that inspired this film. See more »

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When Priya is leaving after meeting Ajju, near the beach. The bus is shown in front of her. However, in the next shot, the bus is behind her. See more »

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References Aradhana (1969) See more »

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Very Special Chabbis......
9 February 2013 | by (India) – See all my reviews

An amazing movie with a very good twist in both the starting and the climax part. All actors have performed well and the movie is worth watching. The amazing weekend blockbuster starring Akshay Kumar, Kajal Aggarwal and supporting actors Manoj Bajpay, Anupam Kher and Jimmy Shergill. This movie marks the comeback of the greatest action star Akshay Kumar in his amazing comic role + serious role. This movie depicts four characters who looted the money of rich people like ministers and jewelery shop owners who were corrupt by claiming themselves to be CBI and in other case as Income Tax Dept. This issue is shown in the movie which refers to actual occurrence of such robberies in the 1980's in India.


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