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Shaurya: It Takes Courage to Make Right... Right (2008)

Not Rated | | Crime, Drama, Thriller | 4 April 2008 (India)
Shaurya: It Takes Courage to Make Right... Right is a movie starring Rahul Bose, Javed Jaffrey, and Minissha Lamba. A army lawyer goes out of his way to defend an army officer charged with the homicide of a decorated officer.

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Credited cast:
... Major Siddhant 'Sid' S. Chaudhry
... Major Akash Kapoor (as Jaaved Jaaferi)
... Kaavya Shastri
... Mrs. Khan
... Captain Javed Khan
... Brigadier Rudra Pratap Singh
... Neerja Rathore
Rosa Catalano ... Singer / Dancer
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Priyesh Kaushik ... Reporter
... Narrator
... Army Officer R.P. Singh
... Army Officer (as Pawan Malhotra)
... Lt. General P. P. V. Nair
Jeneva Talwar ... Nandini A. Kapoor
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Indian Army lawyer, Major Siddhant Chaudhary, has not only to deal with his father's death, but must also defend Captain Javed Khan. The later, charged with killing a decorated Major Virendra Singh Rathore, under various statutes of Indian laws & the Army Act, refuses to defend himself, admits to this killing, and awaits a guilt finding via a Court Martial. Siddhant decides to delve deeper, much to the chagrin of his prosecutor-friend, Major Akash Kapoor, not realizing that he will incur the wrath of his superiors; his work will come under sharp scrutiny; the journalist, Kaavya Shastri, assisting him will be arrested; and he may end up being transferred to violent and isolated areas in Assam and Bihar. Written by rAjOo (gunwanti@hotmail.com)

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Ghabra Ke Dar Dar Ke
Written by Javed Akhtar
Composed by Adnan Sami
Performed by Adnan Sami and Sunidhi Chauhan
Courtesy of Sony BMG Music Entertainment (India)
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Shaurya- First Indian Movie
13 November 2008 | by See all my reviews

I do not know why some good films comes and goes- and no one knows even their names. Such a film is SHAURYA. India's first movie where we admit that human rights violation do happen in our army which is perhaps one of world's top three army force. very good casting, very good screenplay and fantastic display of hard work and dedication. I can not forget K.K. Mennon....he made dramatic impact and why not ...he should. Afterall he from drama and stage....and this much is good for him to have some real exercise but kudos for director who used his capability to act in climax.

I think everyone should see this and specially for college students. If it could be tax free- I would be more happy.

ODD: I found heroine opposite R. Bose looks aged. Her face in some shots looks very aged.


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