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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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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:

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Country:

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Language:

Hindi

Release Date:

13 July 2001 (India) See more »

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Filming Locations:

Royal Castle, Budapest, Hungary

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$2,200,000 (estimated)
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Trivia

Deepti Naval was attempting to produce a film titled "AKS" in 1989. Starring Nana Patekar, Deepti Naval, Directed by Nana Patekar. Deepti was awaiting funding from NFDC. It never arrived. See more »

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

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Neeta: Have you ever quenched your thirst with fire, officer?
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References Justice Chowdhary (1982) See more »

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Total garbage
6 April 2003 | by pop-16See all my reviews

Must be one of the worst ever movies of the Big B. Hardly recognizable actors/actresses, any semantical storyline.

What kind of a movie is this?

That is not the kind of movie that Amitabh is renowned for.


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