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Special 26 (2013)

Special Chabbis (original title)
Not Rated | | Crime, Drama, Thriller | 8 February 2013 (India)
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A gang of con-men rob prominent rich businessmen and politicians by posing as C.B.I and income tax officers.

Director:

Neeraj Pandey

Writer:

Neeraj Pandey
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Akshay Kumar ... Ajay
Anupam Kher ... Sharma Ji
Manoj Bajpayee ... Waseem
Jimmy Sheirgill ... Ranveer Singh
Kajal Aggarwal ... Priya
Divya Dutta ... Shanti Ji
Kishore Kadam ... Iqbal
Rajesh Sharma ... Joginder
Deep Raj Rana ... Rahul (as Deepraj Rana)
Vipin Sharma ... ACP (Fake)
Sukhwinder Chahal Sukhwinder Chahal ... Minister Gupta (as Sukhvinder Chahal)
Abha Parmar Abha Parmar ... Minister's Wife
Mukesh Bhatt Mukesh Bhatt ... Minister's PA
Ujjwal Chopra Ujjwal Chopra ... Solanki
Tiku Talsania ... Magandas (as Tiku C. Talsania)
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Storyline

Based on real life incidents that occurred in India in 1987-88, the storyline revolves around a group of con artists who pulled off many clever robberies during 1980s, and robbed famous businessmen and politicians by pretending to be the CBI or Income tax officers and conducting raids. On the pretext of conducting raids they would take away all the black money hoarded by them. Written by Sufiyan Khan and London Mapper

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Taglines:

Asli power dil mein hoti hai (Real power resides within the heart)

Genres:

Crime | Drama | Thriller

Certificate:

Not Rated | See all certifications »

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Details

Country:

India

Language:

Hindi

Release Date:

8 February 2013 (India) See more »

Also Known As:

Special 26 See more »

Filming Locations:

Mumbai, Maharashtra, India See more »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$469,793, 10 February 2013

Gross USA:

$1,079,369, 22 March 2013

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

INR 810,000,000
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Trivia

The film was shot across Delhi, Kolkata, Chandigargh and Mumbai but was completed in just 47 days. See more »

Goofs

Name of Chandigarh Airport in Punjabi on the sign board is spelt wrong. See more »

Connections

References Shakti (1982) See more »

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User Reviews

 
Special Indeed!!!
11 February 2013 | by madhuvan1854See all my reviews

‎'Special Chabbis' is one of the finest heist films in recent time and is good in almost every department. The film is intelligently scripted with superb acting by its principal casts. The story is fast-paced and thoroughly gripping and enthralling. The weakest part of the story is the romantic angle which looks like a forced inclusion. Special mention of Anupam Kher and Manoj Bajpaye for there fabulous job. Neeraj Pandey is a director with substance, remember "A Wednesday" and now "Special Chabbis". Its like a rare combination of real-life credibility and cinematic flamboyance. This is the film that lives up to its name "SPECIAL"!!!


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