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Raavan (2010)

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A bandit leader kidnaps the wife of the policeman who killed his sister, but later falls in love with her.

Director:

Mani Ratnam

Writers:

Mani Ratnam (screenplay), Vijay Krishna Acharya (dialogue)
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Cast

Credited cast:
Abhishek Bachchan ... Beera Munda
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan ... Ragini
Govinda ... Sanjeevani Kumar
Vikram ... SP Dev Pratap Sharma (as 'Chiyaan' Vikram)
Ajay Gehi ... Hariya
Ravi Kishan ... Mangal
Priyamani ... Jamuni
Nikhil Dwivedi ... Inspector Hemant
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Ganesh Acharya
Ashraf Ul Haq Ashraf Ul Haq ... Dacoait
Mangala Kenkre Mangala Kenkre
Tejaswini Kolhapure Tejaswini Kolhapure
Manoj Mishra Manoj Mishra
Faisal Rashid Faisal Rashid
Pankaj Tripathi ... (as Pankaj Tripathy)
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Storyline

Ragini re-locates to distant Lal Matti along with her Superintendent of Police husband, Dev Pratap Sharma, in order to enable him to apprehend a bandit, Beera Munda. Shortly thereafter her life will be turned upside down when she will be abducted by Beera and held captive. It is during this captivity she will not only find out that her fate will be decided within 14 hours, but also the real reason behind her abduction. Written by rAjOo (gunwanti@hotmail.com)

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Official Sites:

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Country:

India

Language:

Hindi

Release Date:

18 June 2010 (USA) See more »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$480,703, 20 June 2010, Limited Release

Gross USA:

$705,504, 4 July 2010
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Most of the shoot was done on actual locations, in deep forests. After the last drivable point, all the crew members had to go by foot for about one km. Even the crew equipment had to be taken on hand carts. See more »

Quotes

Ragini: Kill me if you want, but I won't go!
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Jaare Ud Jaare
Sung and Composed by A.R. Rahman
Lyrics by Gulzar
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Visually pleasing
18 June 2010 | by beravi4See all my reviews

Well by this time many would have watched this movie either in Tamil, Telugu or Hindi, but did Raavan or Ravanan lived to its expectation???? Thats a big Q !!!!!!! Frankly saying this is not Manis best movie. Each time his movie comes the expectation is sky high, but all his movies lived up to it. But with Raavan one cannot say it. The plot seems to be a very thin line, but with such a huge talented star cast, the movie could have been much better. Its not fair enough to say that this his best or worst, cos each of his movies is a yardstick on its own as all his movies are of different genre. Watch Raavan with an open mind, do not look for Ram alone in the movie cos u may be deceived. Its a visual treat from start till end, Mani is a genius, with the right team he has extracted the best from his crew, but still, when u walk out of the hall there is something in the movie ponders you. Is it the Ram or Raavan? Good or Evil???? Above all did the director achieve his target? Watch this movie in the hall or else u will miss the depth of the visuals which is absolutely breathtaking.


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