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Sangharsh (1999)

Not Rated | | Action, Drama, Thriller | 3 September 1999 (India)
A rookie CBI officer must enlist the help of an incarcerated criminal in order to catch a serial child killer, who has recently escaped police custody.

Director:

Tanuja Chandra

Writers:

Mahesh Bhatt, Girish Dhamija (dialogue)
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Preity Zinta ... CBI Officer Reet Oberoi
Akshay Kumar ... Professor Aman Varma
Ashutosh Rana ... Lajja Shankar Pandey
Vishwajeet Pradhan ... CBI Head
Aman Verma ... Amit (as Aman Varma)
Madan Jain Madan Jain ... Police Officer
Alia Bhatt ... Young Reet
Amarjeet Jha Amarjeet Jha
Ninad Kamat Ninad Kamat ... Abbu
Abhay Chopra Abhay Chopra
S.M. Zaheer S.M. Zaheer ... Kidnapped Boy's Father
Arif Zakaria ... Special Appearance
Yash Tonk ... Special Appearance
Brij Bhushan Sahni Brij Bhushan Sahni ... Home Minister
Saurabh Dubey Saurabh Dubey ... Reet's Father
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Storyline

CBI officer Reet Oberoi sought assistance from a jail convict Professor Aman Varma to bring Lajja Shankar Pandey; a religious fanatic to justice. Pandey is responsible for abducting children and sacrifice them. But Aman is not willing to co-operate with Reet and instead scuffs at her which leads her into serious problems not only by the police but with some public personalities and the parents of the children affected by Pandey's behavior. Written by gavin (racktoo@hotmail.com)

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Action | Drama | Thriller

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Country:

India

Language:

Hindi

Release Date:

3 September 1999 (India) See more »

Also Known As:

Struggle See more »

Filming Locations:

Delhi, India See more »

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Vishesh Films See more »
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Shah Rukh Khan was offered the lead role but he refused to work with the director of the film Mahesh Bhatt since his previous two films with Bhatt's production house, Chaahat (1996) and Duplicate (1998), were box office disasters. See more »

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Remake of The Silence of the Lambs (1991) See more »

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excellent ideas..........
24 July 2010 | by searchiteshuSee all my reviews

it is one of those different movies which i would prefer to see again..........and i think it is one of those best roles Akshay Kumar did he never gets these kind of roles and he really carry out his character... it is a very underrated movie........Preity Zinta has done fabulous job.. it is challenging for any actress to do these roles but she did and proved everyone that she can be versatile like those other actresses and Ashutosh Rana as best in a villain.....he made it so easy to look as a monster in a movie... this movie has a lot of pace in itself... i will hats off to a female director........making such a exhilarating movie..........remember to watch........i would positively give 10 out of 10...........


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