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Dabangg (2010)

Not Rated | | Action, Comedy, Crime | 10 September 2010 (India)
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A corrupt police officer faces challenges from his family, gangsters and politicians.

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(as Abhinav Singh Kashyap)

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Credited cast:
... Chulbul P. Pandey
... Rajjo
... Prajapati Pandey
... Naini P. Pandey
... Makhanchan P. Pandey
... Inspector Kasturilal Vishkarma
... Dayal Babu
... Chedi Singh
... Ghatyal Master (as Tinu Anand)
... Haria
... ACP A.S. Malik
... Munni - Dancer / Singer (as Malaika Arora Khan)
... Nirmala (as Mahi Gill)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Feroz Abbasi ... Bholaram
Mahesh Ahuja ... Jyotishi
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Storyline

Set in Uttar Pradesh, Chulbul Pandey is a young boy who lives with his mother Naini, stepfather Prajapati, and younger half-brother Makkhi. Chulbul is constantly angry that his step-father is always partial towards his own biological son. 21 years later, Chulbul is a rowdy, mischievous, and sometimes crooked cop, who refers to himself as "Robin Hood." He does everything in his own indomitable way; whether it's dealing with corrupt politician and thug Chedi Singh, fighting a family feud, or romancing stunning Rajo. Written by L. Hamre

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10 September 2010 (India)  »

Also Known As:

O atithasos batsos  »

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Budget:

$9,370,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

INR 490,000,000 (India), 16 September 2010, Limited Release

Opening Weekend USA:

$628,137, 12 September 2010, Limited Release

Gross USA:

$4,632,616, 23 December 2011

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$9,705,998, 31 January 2012
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Om Puri was angry with the makers when his role was cut to a three scene cameo, originally his role was lengthier with more scenes with Salman. See more »

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When Chulbul goes to buy a water pitcher from Rajo, he offers her rs.500. In alternative shots, the currency note is furled and unfurled See more »

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Outstanding Salman.......WoW
10 September 2010 | by See all my reviews

Dabangg means fearless. Someone who doesn't care a damn! As much as this film doesn't care a damn for any innovative storyline. As much as Chulbul Pandey tries to hide his tears behind his sunglasses, the film tries to camouflage its conventional storytelling behind Salman's style.

Chulbul Pandey (Salman Khan) is a totally fearless but corrupt police officer with unorthodox working methods. He can't stand his stepbrother Makhi (Arbaaz Khan) and detests the dubious Cheedi Singh (Sonu Sood). But when Cheedi tries to put Makhi against Chulbul for his personal gains, the brothers unite to fight back Cheedi.

Try to find a novel storyline and there is none in Dabangg. Try to find Salman Khan and there is nothing else.


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