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Baazigar (1993)

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A young man with a vendetta against a business tycoon seduces his younger daughter, but she begins to suspect her new lover's connection with her elder sister and his ulterior motive.

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Abbas Alibhai Burmawalla (as Abbas-Mustan), Mastan Alibhai Burmawalla (as Abbas-Mustan)
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Shah Rukh Khan ... Ajay Sharma
Kajol ... Priya
Dalip Tahil ... Madan Chopra
Rakhee Gulzar ... Shobha
Shilpa Shetty Kundra ... Seema (as Shilpa Shetty)
Siddharth ... Inspector Karan
Johnny Lever ... Babulal - Head Servant
Ananth Narayan Mahadevan ... Vishwanath Sharma (as Anant Mahadevan)
Daboo Malik ... Ravi Shukla (as Krish Malik)
Dinesh Hingoo ... Seth Bajodia
Adi Irani ... Vicky Malhotra
Resham Tipnis ... Anjali Sinha
Amrit Patel ... Chopra's chauffeur (as Amrut Patel)
Sumeet Pathak ... Young Ajay (as Master Sumeet)
Manmauji ... Taalia
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Storyline

A poor but ambitious young man Ajay Sharma is a devoted son to his widowed, traumatized, amnesiac mother. He leaves home for Bombay to fulfill the mysterious promise he made to himself and his mother. On the way he gets a lift from his childhood friend Vicky Malhotra. Ajay has secretly seduced Seema, the elder daughter of business tycoon Madan Chopra and on the side, he also makes acquaintance of Chopra and his younger daughter Priya at a car race in Madras. Ajay promises to marry Seema but betrays her. Seema under false pretext. He then adopts the identity of Vicky Malhotra, makes the vulnerable Priya fall in love with him and also wins Chopra's trust. However, Priya refuses to believe that her sister committed suicide and keeps investigating, which forces Ajay/Vicky to murder anyone who could possibly help her discover the truth. Written by Soumitra

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Trivia

Shah Rukh Khan's first movie in a villainous role. See more »

Goofs

Anjali's party is supposed to be at 3 pm but Srk is with Kajol at that time but somehow reaches there and weird thing is her watch shows 12pm. See more »

Quotes

Ajay Sharma: And though you want to, you can cause me no harm. Because this time around, your condition is like the handicapped person who needs a crutch to walk but has no hands to hold it.
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Referenced in Olpo Olpo Premer Golpo (2014) See more »

Soundtracks

Baazigar O Baazigar
Performed by Kumar Sanu, Alka Yagnik
Music by Anu Malik
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Awesome Performance by SRK
3 February 2004 | by porpoisefaceSee all my reviews

I grew up watching many a Shah Rukh Khan film and after watching this I am an even greater fan of his acting. This films proves how versatile of an actor he is. I won't reveal much of the plot but if you've seen A Kiss Before Dying starring Matt Dillon you'll somewhat get the picture.

At one moment, you experience the fun, lovable, and illuminating essence that SRK is known for. At another moment, you see SRK as an evil, obsessive, and enraged force to be reckoned with.

If you want to experience a film which has both styles of SRK then watch this. It's not a perfect Bollywood film. There are a few flaws with the special effects and it gets gory towards the end but you will enjoy yourself and you will be asking yourself, "How does SRK pull this off?"


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Language:

Hindi

Release Date:

12 November 1993 (India) See more »

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Budget:

INR40,000,000 (estimated)
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