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Singham (2011)

TV-14 | | Action, Crime, 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.

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Credited cast:
... Inspector Bajirao M. Singham
... Kavya G. Bhosle
... Jaykant Shikre
... Megha R. Kadam
... Gautam Bhosle / Gotya
Sudhanshu Pandey ... Inspector Rakesh Kadam
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Naushaad Abbas ... Jaikanth Shikre'
Hari Bala ... Nandu
Suchitra Bandekar
... Chandrakant
Suhasini Deshpande ... Mrs. Bhosle
Agasthya Dhanorkar ... Nitin R. Kadam
... Minister Anant Narvekar
Vikas Kadam ... Sadha
Neeraj Khetrapal ... Advocate
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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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Opening Weekend USA:

$161,063, 24 July 2011, Limited Release

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$345,125, 14 August 2011
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The film sequel released in 2014 as Singham Returns. See more »

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Shikre manages to run from Old GMC building in Campal, Panaji to Old Goa Church in the climax without cops catching him. See more »

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The opening credits consists of lion shaped icon on each names. See more »

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References Bobby (1973) 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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Singham roars!!
25 July 2011 | by See all my reviews

"Ajay Devgn , Prakash Raj, Rohit Shetty, Aave Singham, Kajal Aggarwal, Majja Satkeli, Gotya…" These are some phrases that keep rolling onto your mind as soon as you leave the theater. While you are inside the theater, movie never gives you a chance to halt for a second; it's a helluva fun ride.

Say it a Masala Movie, Family Entertainer, Paisa Vasool Movie or South Indian remake, I absolutely love this movie. I saw the portrayal of Pure India, Young India and Beautiful India in this movie unlike some movies which tend to show harsh realities and stuff.

Ajay Devgn ( People say Salman is a Mass Actor, But I have never seen people in PVR Cinema cheering and clapping so much in any Salman Khan movie like they did for Singham ). He is undoubtedly a Hero. And Singham is all about his heroic portrayal done brilliantly by Rohit Shetty. Prakash Raj is one of the best (apart from remakes) that we have imported from Tollywood. He is a perfect goon, the tag which I would give to Amrish Puri or Amjad Khan or Prem Chopra.

Direction by Rohit Shetty is awesome! Cinematography by Dudely is breezy and spirited (thanks to brilliantly shot action sequences.Who cares even if it is larger than life!) Screenplay by Yunus Sajawal is zippy. If these aspects would not have been better, than movie would have been high on style and low on content; which I am glad is not the case with Singham.

Bunch of Marathi Actors and Kajal Aggarwal are takeaways too. The later looks as sweet as candy floss. Background Score (mostly made up from its title track) is up roaring and plays a major role behind Singham's coolness.

The movie is made to make you feel good. And does it? Hell yeah!!


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