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Sarkar (2005)

Not Rated | | Crime, Drama | 1 July 2005 (India)
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The authority of a man, who runs a parallel government in Mumbai, is challenged. His son rises to face his enemies.

Director:

Ram Gopal Varma

Writer:

Manish Gupta
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Amitabh Bachchan ... Subhash Nagre 'Sarkar'
Abhishek Bachchan ... Shankar Nagre
Kay Kay Menon ... Vishnu Nagre (as Kay Kay)
Supriya Pathak ... Mrs. Pushpa Subhash Nagre
Katrina Kaif ... Pooja
Tanishaa Mukerji ... Avantika (as Tanisha)
Rukhsar Rehman ... Mrs. Amrita Vishnu Nagre (as Rukhsar)
Anupam Kher ... Motilal Khurana
Srinivasa Rao Kota ... Silver Mani (as Kota Srinivasa Rao)
Deepak Shirke ... Chief Minister Madan Rathore
Ishrat Ali ... Khansaab
Zakir Hussain ... Rashid
Ravi Kale ... Chander
Raju Mavani Raju Mavani ... Vishram Bhagat
Jeeva Jeeva ... Virendra Swami
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Storyline

Meet Subhash Nagre - a wealthy and influential resident of Bombay. He lives in a palatial house with his wife, Pushpa; sons Vishnu and his wife Amrita and their son; a second son, named Shankar, in the United States. Subhash and his family are thrilled when Shankar returns home, in the company of a gorgeous long-legged young woman named Pooja, who he plans to marry soon. While Subhash adores both his sons, he shows his open disappointment for Vishnu, whose language, childish actions, and his affair with a Bollywood actress named Sapna are just few of his wrong actions. When Vishnu finds out that a Bollywood actor is attempting to start an affair with Sapna, he angrily guns him down in front of several witnesses. Subhash asks Vishnu to leave the house, and thereafter Vishnu is arrested and charged with murder. Then all hell breaks lose in the Nagre household when a politician named Motilal Khurana is killed, and the killer names Subhash as the person who hired him to do this killing. ... Written by rAjOo (gunwanti@hotmail.com)

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Taglines:

'There are no Rights and Wrongs. Only Power' - Sarkar

Genres:

Crime | Drama

Certificate:

Not Rated | See all certifications »
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Details

Official Sites:

K Sera Sera Productions

Country:

India

Language:

Hindi | Marathi

Release Date:

1 July 2005 (India) See more »

Also Known As:

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Box Office

Budget:

INR 150,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

INR 108,853,000 (India), 8 July 2005
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Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital | DTS

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Trivia

The movie was supposedly based on Balasaheb thakrey. See more »

Quotes

Subhash Nagare 'Sarkar': Power is gained by joining people together, not by making them go against you.
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Connections

References Karam (2005) See more »

Soundtracks

Sam Dam Dand Bhed
Vocals: Kailash Kher
Music: Bapi-Tutul
Lyrics: Sandeep Nath
Recorded at Swarlata Studio
Mixed & Mastered By Chinmaya Harshe
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Ramu is back with a bang!!!!
6 July 2005 | by aditya_sridharSee all my reviews

I recently read a review on IMDb completely destroying Sarkar. I found it to be quite untrue. This movie is one of the best i have seen. The performances are mind blowing. Its the first time amitabh has been told to underplay his role.Amitabh is incredibly restrained, and his task is to sit there and look simmeringly angry.The first half focuses on the Big B and the second on the smaller one. Abhishek tries to copy his father's angry look from yesteryear and does so brilliantly. Even Kay Kay Menon does a great job as the bad son. Of course credit must go to Ramu who always makes his stars perform. The camera work and the background score keeps you riveted to the movie. Truly a very good movie.


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