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Raghavan Ghatge, a psychotic terrorist, and Manu Verma, the cop who tracks him down, shoot each other simultaneously, the result being that Raghavan's soul is transferred into Verma's body...

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Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra (as Rakesh Omprakash Mehra)

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Renzil D'Silva (story), Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra (screenplay) (as Rakesh Omprakash Mehra) | 3 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Amitabh Bachchan ... Insp. Manu Verma
Raveena Tandon ... Neeta
Manoj Bajpayee ... Raghavan Ghatge (as Manoj Bajpai)
Nandita Das ... Supriya Verma
K.K. Raina ... Mahadevan Ghatge
Kamal Chopra Kamal Chopra ... ACP Pradhan
Tanvi Azmi ... Madhu Pradhan
Vineet Kumar ... Narang (as Vinit Kumar)
Pramod Moutho ... Justice Balwant Chaudhry (as Pramod Muthu)
Salim Ghouse ... Blind Guru
Virendra Saxena ... Hanif Kasai
Vijay Raaz ... Yeda Yakub
Vrajesh Hirjee ... Raw Officer 1
Gajraj Rao ... Raw Officer 2
Mithilesh Chaturvedi Mithilesh Chaturvedi ... PM's Aide
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Storyline

Aks is the story of a hunter and his prey. A cop and a killer. Aks is the story of Manu Verma and Raghuvan. The story begins in the heart of Budapest. The Indian Defence minister is on a routine foreign visit. He reveals the true details of his diplomatic trip to his head of Security Manu Verma by informing him about the floppy which has valuable information that could affect the very destiny of the nation. On the other hand Intelligence sources have revealed to Manu Verma that a lone assassin long feared for his ruthlessness has been paid to eliminate the Defence minister. The shadowy figure is called Raguhvan, Manu Verma reaches the Indian Defence Minister just moments too late to save him and finds the statesman in a pool of blood Raguhvan has struck and vanished into thin air. Now the hunter becomes the hunted as Manu Verma tries to find Raghuvan. When he does find him something unexpected happens, which changes both Manu and Raguhvan forever. Written by annonymous

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There is a stranger in your mirror


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Official Sites:

Indiatimes

Country:

India

Language:

Hindi

Release Date:

13 July 2001 (India) See more »

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Filming Locations:

Royal Castle, Budapest, Hungary

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Box Office

Budget:

$2,200,000 (estimated)

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$65,036
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Trivia

Raveena Tandon won almost all the awards that year for her stellar performance as a seductress in the movie See more »

Goofs

Yeda Yakub can be seen blinking in the sauna, after Raghavan kills him. See more »

Quotes

Insp. Manu Verma: Messages from friends can be ignored, Mr. Pradhan. Not those from foes.
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References Justice Chowdhary (1982) See more »

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different in a good way
7 June 2004 | by sexysukh52See all my reviews

Aks was a flop but all the reviews were good I wanted to know who was more accurate the critics or the viewers well I'm on the critics side what a great and different movie for bollywood and having Raveena Tandon in it made it all the more better I loved the interrogation scene between Raveena and Amitabh and the movie was a bit like faceoff but in a bollywood way the songs were well executed and I was surprised by Raveena's role she doesn't usually pick such up front and sexual roles as this. Her whole performance is brilliant as is Amitabh Bachan and Manoj Bajpai. The star cast the spooky songs the fastpace the hollywood features it should have succeeded flop no way. 6 out of 10


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