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Once Upon a Time in Mumbaai (2010)

Not Rated | | Action, Crime, Drama | 30 July 2010 (India)
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A smuggler rises to power in in 1970s Mumbai, a younger gangster seeks to overthrow him and a police officer is caught in the middle.

Director:

Milan Luthria

Writers:

Rajat Arora (as Rajat Aroraa), Bhrigu Brinda (story screenplay and dialogue) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Ajay Devgn ... Sultan Mirza
Emraan Hashmi ... Shoaib Khan
Kangana Ranaut ... Rehana (as Kangna Ranaut)
Prachi Desai ... Mumtaz
Randeep Hooda ... ACP Agnel Wilson (Special Appearance)
Naved Aslam Naved Aslam ... Patrick
Sanjeev Wilson Sanjeev Wilson ... Chandru (as Sanjiv Wilson)
Allauddin Khan Allauddin Khan ... Alaudin (as Allaudin Khan)
Rajeev Yadav Rajeev Yadav ... Yakub Atha
Sushil Pandey Sushil Pandey ... Iqbal
Mehul Bhojak Mehul Bhojak ... Javed
Anjum Sharma Anjum Sharma ... Khichdi
Dheerendra Dwivedi Dheerendra Dwivedi ... Gattu (as Dhirender Dwivedi)
Sumit Kaul Sumit Kaul ... Rajan
Ravi Khanvilkar Ravi Khanvilkar ... Vardha
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Storyline

During March 1993, after his Ambassador car is being fished out of water, Assistant Commissioner of Police, Agnel Wilson, narrates to the Commissioner as to how he commenced his investigation against an underworld gangster, Sultan Mirza. He details how Sultan had survived floods in Madras, shortly after Independence; his arrival in Bombay; and his employment which earned him a mere 25 Paisa daily. Agnel's attempts to rein in Sultan fail, but he keeps tabs on him and his romance with Bollywood actress, Rehana; as well as his new recruit, Shoaib, the son of Sub-Inspector Khan. Agnel will find his investigation slipping out of his hands after Sultan temporarily delegates complete responsibility to Shoaib. Written by rAjOo (gunwanti@hotmail.com)

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Taglines:

Mumbai goes rewind See more »

Genres:

Action | Crime | Drama | Romance

Certificate:

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Country:

India

Language:

Hindi

Release Date:

30 July 2010 (India) See more »

Also Known As:

A fost odata în Mumbai See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Balaji Motion Pictures See more »
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Dolby Digital | Stereo (RCA Sound Recording)

Color:

Color
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Trivia

Randeep Hooda who plays the character of Agnel Wilson a high rank police officer was inspired from Julio Riberio who was a high rank cop in 60s. See more »

Goofs

Emraan is shown as a kid when Sultan Mirza becomes a goon and then after years Emraan grows yet Sultan is the same, also Kangana tells him that they are going out since 2 years. See more »

Connections

References Deewaar (1975) See more »

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Tum Jo Aaye - II
Written by Irshad Kamil
Composed by Pritam Chakraborty
Performed by Rahat Fateh Ali Khan
Courtesy of Super Cassettes Industries Limited (T-Series)
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Relive the 80's era of Indian Cinema
31 July 2010 | by scifiprateekSee all my reviews

It is a well researched movie, the movie is in a flash back narrated by the inspector Agnel. Its about the story of 2 young boy in Mumbaai with the dream of ruling the queen city. The movie is directed keeping in mind the era when the story would have happened and that is what adds reality on celluloid. The background score of the movie is just awesome and after watching it people may get mad about it ,as I am searching all over internet to get that music. It gives the feeling of olden era's music with the new instruments and that will give you a great effect.

The movie is power packed with good one-liners and any one who has interest in dialogs will just love it. Ajay Devgn acting is just superb ,he is well suited for the character that he is portraying .Emraan Hashmi is a bit disgusting because of the dialog delivery,yet he is good.

Overall , the movie is watchable and it will surely remind you the era of olden Indian Cinema.


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