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Khakee (2004)

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A team of police force escorts an alleged terrorist from Chandangarh to Mumbai. However their trip turns into a deadly survival when an ex-cop tries to stop them to reach Mumbai.

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Rajkumar Santoshi
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Amitabh Bachchan ... DCP Anant Kumar Shrivastav
Akshay Kumar ... Sr. Inspector Shekhar Verma
Ajay Devgn ... Yashwant Angre, Former Police Officer
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan ... Mahalaxshmi (as Aishwarya Rai)
Tusshar Kapoor ... Sub Inspector Ashwin Gupte (as Tusshar)
Atul Kulkarni ... Dr. Iqbal Ansari
Jaya Prada ... Jaya Shrivastav (Special Appearance)
Lara Dutta ... Dancer 'Aisa Jadoo' (Special Appearance)
Prakash Raj ... ACP Naidu
Sabyasachi Chakrabarty ... Minister Deodhar
Tanuja ... Dr. Iqbal Ansari's mother
Ashwini Kalsekar ... (as Ashwini Khalsekar)
Radhika Menon Radhika Menon
D. Santosh D. Santosh
Kamlesh Sawant Kamlesh Sawant ... Constable Kamlesh Sawant
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Storyline

DCP Anant Shrivastav (Amitabh Bachchan) has been assigned the mission to escort terrorist Iqbal Ansari (Atul Kulkarni) from Chandangarh to Mumbai. His terrorist organization are determined to obtain him again. The plan for this is led by Yashwant Angre (Ajay Devgan), a ruthless killer and a former police officer. Anant's team consists of Inspector Shekhar Sachdev (Akshay Kumar), rookie cop Ashwin Gupte (Tusshar Kapoor) and two more inspectors. Soon Mahalakshmi (Aishwarya Rai) joins them as she is the only witness to have seen Yashwant. The team are armed and ready to go but danger lurks everywhere as the terrorist organization are determined to make sure the officers do not make it to Mumbai. The trip turns into survival when the team are attacked at various times. Finally the team make it to an abandoned cottage in the forest but there is a shoot out and the team are heavily outnumbered. Shekhar tries to force an exchange but against Anant's and Ashwin's judgement. Finally Ansari, ... Written by gavin@sunny_deol2009@yahoo.com

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From the director of Ghayal, Damini, Andaz Apna Apna, Barsaat, Ghatak, China Gate, Pukar, Lajja & The Legend of Bhagat Singh See more »


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Details

Official Sites:

DMS Films [India] (English)

Country:

India

Language:

Hindi | Urdu

Release Date:

23 January 2004 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Khakee - Das tödliche Gesetz Indiens See more »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$212,656, 25 January 2004

Gross USA:

$587,877

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$924,170
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Company Credits

Production Co:

D.M.S. Films See more »
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Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Trivia

Paresh Rawal was signed for Akshay Kumar's role. The producer dropped him to add more commercial value to the film. Thus he signed Akshay. See more »

Goofs

While driving the jeep, Shekhar is holding a revolver (with his finger on the trigger) in close-ups. However in the wider shots he has no gun. See more »

Quotes

Yashwant Angre, Former Police Officer: Any last wish?
Sr. Inspector Shekhar Verma: Please don't tell anybody how I was killed... or people will stop believing in relationships and love.
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Connections

References Amistad (1997) See more »

Soundtracks

Dil Dooba
Music by Ram Sampat
Lyrics by Sameer
Performed by Sonu Nigam and Shreya Ghoshal
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amitabh rules!
18 February 2004 | by hellisotherpeopleSee all my reviews

This is a fairly enjoyable thriller , which tries to be slightly different and off the beaten path. The glue that holds this movie together is Amit. DEfinitly one of his better work in the past decade. The sequence where he is admonishing the politician towards the end of the movie , reminding him of his duty to the ordinary man was really effective and goosebump inducing:) the man can still bring it! Aish was Ok. Her role did not have much substance in my opinion and she did'nt blow me away with her acting. She still looks good though! Tusshar is stiff. Akshay is time pass. The Aish Aksh songs were good. I liked the fact that the muslim character was handled extermely sympathetically. How refreshing in this age of jingoistic patriotism!. At the end of the day, I wld urge you to watch this movie for Amitabh Bachhan Overall grade 8/10.


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