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Singham (2011)

Not Rated | | Action, Drama | 22 July 2011 (India)
A truly honest police officer is transferred to a town controlled by a gangster he has humiliated. The gangster believes he can use good power to bring down this officer who made him look foolish and weak.

Director:

Rohit Shetty

Writers:

Hari (original story), Yunus Sajawal (screenplay) | 2 more credits »
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Credited cast:
Ajay Devgn ... Inspector Bajirao M. Singham
Kajal Aggarwal ... Kavya G. Bhosle
Prakash Raj ... Jaykant Shikre
Sonali Kulkarni ... Megha R. Kadam
Sachin Khedekar ... Gautam Bhosle / Gotya
Sudhanshu Pandey ... Inspector Rakesh Kadam
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Naushaad Abbas ... Jaikanth Shikre' Goon
Hari Bala Hari Bala ... Nandu
Suchitra Bandekar ... Suchitra Bhosle
Ravindra Berde ... Chandrakant
Suhasini Deshpande ... Mrs. Bhosle
Agasthya Dhanorkar Agasthya Dhanorkar ... Nitin R. Kadam
Anant Jog ... Minister Anant Narvekar
Vikas Kadam Vikas Kadam ... Sadha
Neeraj Khetrapal Neeraj Khetrapal ... Advocate
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Storyline

Following charges of corruption, Colva's (Goa) Police Inspector Rakesh Kadam kills himself, leaving a devastated wife, Megha, and son, Nitin. She takes it upon herself to canvas support that her husband was framed by a gangster, Jaykant Shikre, and vainly insists on a CBI Inquiry. When the High Court requires Jaykant, on unrelated charges, to present himself at Shivgad Police Station, which is located at the borders of Maharashtra and Karnataka, he refuses to do so, and the local Inspector Bajirao Singham, who has recently fallen in love with stunning Kavya Bhosle, summons him. An enraged Jaikant does appear along with an army of goons, but is no match for Bajirao, who has support from the entire community. Humbled and humiliated, Jaykant returns to Goa, and ensures Bajirao gets transferred there. It is here he not only plans to use an army of goons, his control and influence over politicians and senior police officers to plan the ultimate vengeance with impunity but also contest and ... Written by rAjOo (gunwanti@hotmail.com)

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Action | Drama

Certificate:

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Trivia

Asin and Anushka Shetty were being considered for the female lead role. Anushka strongly refused the offer, stating that she didn't want to work in Hindi films. See more »

Goofs

Inspector Singham's hairstyle changes in many scenes. See more »

Crazy Credits

Rohit Shetty's trademark: Out takes and making of the film is shown during closing credits See more »

Connections

References Fearless (2010) See more »

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Singham
Written by: Swanand Kirkire
Produced by: Ajay Gogavale and Atul Gogavale
Performed by: Sukhwinder Singh
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LOVED IT... couldn't understand a word of it, but LOVED IT
2 May 2013 | by DjfunkmasterGSee all my reviews

Yes, Bollywood has copycat syndrome, and extremely over the top moments, but what they do is make it work to be entertaining, not roll your eyes moments

From start to finish I was entertained and found the action scenes to be well paced, entertaining and made me feel Singham is the bollywood Norris, Chan, Willis and Schwarzenegger rolled into one.

Couldn't understand a single word, but there was never a moment I was looking at my watch or wondering when it would end.

American action films that go over the top don't do it properly, they need to study bollywood films like SINGHAM and make it work.

I extremely recommend it.


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Country:

India

Language:

Hindi | Marathi | Gujarati | Tulu | English

Release Date:

22 July 2011 (India) See more »

Also Known As:

Singam tamil See more »

Filming Locations:

Goa, India See more »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$161,063, 24 July 2011

Gross USA:

$350,864

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$1,373,292
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Company Credits

Production Co:

Reliance Entertainment See more »
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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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