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Sehar (2005)

Ajay Kumar the newly appointed, honest SSP of Lucknow police cracks down on the nefarious cop-mafia nexus in Uttar Pradesh, but finds a cunning and ruthless adversary in Gajraj. Can Ajay win this unjust war ?

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Kabeer Kaushik

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Kabeer Kaushik
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Cast

Credited cast:
Arshad Warsi ... SSP Ajay Kumar
Pankaj Kapur ... Prof. Tiwari
Mahima Chaudhry ... Anamika Kant
Sushant Singh Sushant Singh ... Gajraj Singh
Naved Aslam Naved Aslam ... Inspector Solanki
Suhasini Mulay ... Prabha Kumar
Rajendra Gupta ... ASD Kapoor
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Ghanshyam Garg Ghanshyam Garg ... Sub Inspector Baidyanath Mishra
Ravi Jhankal
Pratima Kazmi
Kali Prasad Mukherjee ... Ramprasad Chaudhary
Surendra Pal
Vikram Sahu Vikram Sahu ... Hariprasad
Rajendra Sethi Rajendra Sethi ... Satyapal Mehra
Vishnu Sharma Vishnu Sharma ... Chief Minister
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At the tender age of 8 Ajay Kumar is traumatized with the death of his army officer dad, who kills himself with his service revolver as he was being accused of being a deserter, leaving a widowed Prabha to bring up Ajay on her own. Ajay grows up, studies, and successfully becomes an IPS officer with the title of SSP. Due to his honesty, he gets transferred to various states in India. At this new posting in Uttar Pradesh he comes to terms with criminal don and ruthless killer Gajraj Singh. Ajay would like a set up a Special Task Force to deal with Gajraj, however, he does run into problems as Gajraj is politically well-connected. Then a child, who is a close friend of the state Chief Minister's, is kidnapped by Gajraj, and this paves the way for formation of the STF, consisting of about 8 honest and dedicated men, and this does results in the rescue of the child. Gajraj continues to elude the STF, using more modern technology such as the use of cell phones. But the STF bounces back and... Written by rAjOo (gunwanti@hotmail.com)

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Country:

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Language:

Hindi

Release Date:

29 July 2005 (India) See more »

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Kalter Morgen der Vergeltung See more »

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The film got critical acclaim and Arshad Warsi won laurels for doing a film beyond his comic hero image. See more »

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ASD Kapoor: Guptaji, to understand this one needs doordarshita... foresight.
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References Anamika (1973) See more »

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Sacrifice - Sehar Theme
Composed by Daniel B. George
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A valiant effort from a débutant director
26 June 2006 | by singh-bkSee all my reviews

One of the most valiant efforts from a débutant director. I went out to watch the movie as I had nothing else to do and with no expectation at all, and till date I have watched it 5 times!!! The story is inspired by real life incidents. A cop(Arshad Warsi) is on the hunt for a young mafia don(Sushant Singh). This simple story line is backed with some very powerful performances and brilliant dialouges. The handling of the script keeps your interest alive throughout the movie. The movie has some breath taking moments and it is sans any sort of melodrama, though there was ample scope for it.

Though all the actors have excelled in the movie, I would like to shower additional praises on pankuj kapur.What a performance it is, and what a tragedy that it will go unnoticed, as very few people have even heard about this movie!!!!!


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