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Talaash (2012)

Not Rated | | Crime, Drama, Fantasy | 30 November 2012 (India)
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Inspector Surjan Shekhawat, who is dealing with a depressing past, has to investigate a high profile murder case, deal with his crumbling marriage and use the help and solace of a prostitute by the name of Rosie.

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Cast

Credited cast:
... Surjan Singh Shekhawat
... Tehmur
... Rosie
... Roshni Shekhawat
... Devrath Kulkarni (as Raj Kumar)
... Armaan Kapoor
... Nirmala
... Priya
... Frenny Mistry
... Shashi Naik
Jineet Rath ... Karan Shekhawat
Reena Aggarwal ... Savita
Ishwak Singh
Shivani Tanksale ... Mira (as Shivan Tanksale)
... Sanjay Kejriwal (as Suhas Ahuja)
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Seeing reflections of Mumbai under the red light, Talaash is a tale of love lost, fatal attraction and above all the quest to solve a perfect crime. Suspense at its core, Talaash explores Mumbai's underbelly like never before. Aamir Khan plays an investigation officer, Inspector Shekhawat who receives a phone call early in the morning informing him about death and an accident and how everything starts to unfold from there. The case turns into a life altering chase for Inspector Shekhawat when he is forced to reel under the repercussions of a broken married life with his wife Roshni played by Rani Mukherji and come face to face with his suppressed grief. Being on his investigational quest and fighting it out with personal struggle, Inspector Shekhawat meets a sex worker Rosie played by Kareena Kapoor who further adds shades of mystery to the puzzle. What looks like a simple car accident investigation turns into a haunting mystery as further investigations show many anomalies stringed ... Written by Reliance Entertainment

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The Answer Lies Within


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30 November 2012 (India)  »

Also Known As:

A nyomozás - Egy rejtély részletei  »

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Box Office

Budget:

$7,395,080 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$11,018,669 (India), 5 December 2012

Opening Weekend USA:

$1,638,706, 2 December 2012, Limited Release

Gross USA:

$2,706,375, 16 December 2012

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$16,115,728, 5 December 2012
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The script's original title was too revealing, so a new one was needed for the film. The three producers and two writers had trouble settling on a title they could all agree on. Thus plenty of titles were in consideration before Talaash was chosen. See more »

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References Aksar (2006) See more »

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Laakh Duniya Kahe
Performed by Nisha Mascarenhas and Ram Sampath
Music composed by Ram Sampath with lyrics penned by Javed Akhtar
(P) 2012 Super Cassettes Industries Ltd.
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Dramatic version of "sixth sense"
5 December 2012 | by See all my reviews

This movie keeps you glued to the seat as series of mysteries unfold from the scene one. Every cast did their job well but as usual its Aamir Khan who carries the movie in his shoulders throughout. He is just brilliant.

Background is good and suits for the movie very well. In the end comes the sixth sense things and explains you the story all along. If you like sixth sense and the others then this movie should be no.1 on your watchlist.

My rating 7 out of 10....

Verdict : Aamir Khan never fails you.


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