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Pokiri (2006)

A local killer joins an underworld gang with two intentions: one for earning money and the other, for an intention unknown to everyone else.

Director:

Puri Jagannadh (as Puri Jagannath)

Writers:

Puri Jagannadh (dialogue) (as Puri Jagannath), Puri Jagannadh (screenplay) (as Puri Jagannath) | 2 more credits »
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Cast

Credited cast:
Mahesh Babu ... Pandu (as Prince Mahesh Babu)
Ileana D'Cruz ... Shruti
Prakash Raj ... Ali Bhai
Nassar ... Surya Narayana (as Nasser)
Ashish Vidyarthi ... Inspector Pasupathi
Sayaji Shinde ... Police Commissioner
Brahmanandam ... Brahmy SE
Ali ... Head Beggar
Venu Madhav Venu Madhav ... Secretary Beggar
Mumait Khan ... Item Number
Sudha Sudha ... Shruti's mother
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Ajay Ajay ... Ajay
Ganesh Babu Ganesh Babu
Master Bharath Master Bharath ... Shruti's brother
Isai Isai ... Naik
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Storyline

Pandu is a killer for hire, and will accept any contract provided the amount is right. The Police want him for questioning, while the underworld needs him to silence their opponents. No one really knows this assassin's background. It is only Pandu who knows his real identity and he has no intention of sharing it with anyone. Written by rAjOo (gunwanti@hotmail.com)

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Genres:

Action | Crime | Thriller

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Details

Official Sites:

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Country:

India

Language:

Telugu

Release Date:

27 April 2006 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Tapori Wanted See more »

Filming Locations:

Hyderabad, Telangana, India

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Box Office

Budget:

INR 120,000,000 (estimated)

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

INR 400,000,000, 31 December 2006
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Technical Specs

Color:

Color (Technicolor)| Color (35 mm version)

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Trivia

Pokiri was one of the highest grossers in the Indian film industry for 2006. See more »

Quotes

Shruthi's Brother: It's upma.
Pandu: Does your entire family survive on upma alone?
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Referenced in Sye Aata (2010) See more »

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Devuda Devuda
Sung by Naveen
Composed by Mani Sharma
Lyrics by Ravi Kumar Bhaskarabhatla
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User Reviews

 
Puri Jaganaths Best Movie and Best Movie in 2006
25 August 2008 | by srinivasr2007See all my reviews

puri jagantah direction is very beautiful in this movie and i can say that the way the story goes and ends is very amazing....i can say that this is the best action and thriller movie. Mahesh Babu acting is good and comedy in the movie is superb.

ilaians is a new girl and her acting in movie is good.

i think any one watches this movie feels great and no waste of money in the end.

the rating i give to this movie is

8 out of 10 mahesh babus best film ever he has been acted from so many movies.

Every body can be watch this movie.

Please watch this in telugu only don't watch it tamil remake wont be good


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