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Commando (2013)

Not Rated | | Action, Thriller | 12 April 2013 (India)
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Karan, a disavowed Indian commando, helps protect a woman from a local thug who is hellbent on forcing her to marry him.

Director:

Dilip Ghosh

Writer:

Ritesh Shah
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Vidyut Jammwal ... Karan (as Vidyut Jamwal)
Hsieh Chang Hai Hsieh Chang Hai ... Chinese Officer
Nelson Liao Sheng Hua Nelson Liao Sheng Hua ... Interpreter
Ishita Vyas ... Newsreader on TV
Sukhwinder Chahal ... Defence Minister
Sunil Uppal Sunil Uppal ... External Affairs Minister
Chand Kishore Chand Kishore ... Chinese Jeep Driver (as Chand Kishore - Manali)
Grant Powell ... Chinese Soldier in Jeep (as Grant Powell - South Africa)
Jaideep Ahlawat ... AK / AK's Father
Darshan Jariwala ... Col. Akhilesh Sinha
Jagat Rawat ... MP
Ravi Singh ... AK Gang Guy #1
Jarnail Singh Jarnail Singh ... AK Gang Guy #2
Bhagwan Tiwari Bhagwan Tiwari ... SP
Sohrab Handa Sohrab Handa ... Sarabjeet Singh (Simrit's Father) (as Sohrab Handa - Delhi)
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Storyline

Captain Karan Dogra's helicopter crashes on China border during a training. Karan is suspected to spy in China and it becomes difficult for him as well as senior Indian officer's to convince the Chinese government that he wasn't a spy.The Indian Government disowns Karan and he is tortured in China and has to face a trial during a court hearing, he manages to escape via the Himachal-Punjab border and comes across a young girl Simrit whose escaping from Amrit Kanwal (AK 47) who wants to marry Smmrit for political benefits and has control over the whole region.Karan decides to help Simrit a she feels that these are the enemies within the country. Written by alex.mjacko@gmail.com

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Get ready for the next action hero.

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Action | Thriller

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Trivia

The Para Commandos are one of the elite commandos of the Indian army. It is considered as a crack force which, after getting deployed behind enemy lines, creates complete mayhem. They have faced action in all the wars fought by the Indian Army. See more »

Goofs

When Vidhyut & Pooja jump off the bridge, the villain group are seen shooting directly where they fell. But in the next scene from top, they seem to be shooting in the air directly in front of them. See more »

Alternate Versions

German version was heavily cut (ca. 23 minutes) to remove all dance sequences. Additionally some violence was trimmed. See more »

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References Singh Is King (2008) See more »

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Kick-Ass!
23 April 2013 | by namashi_1See all my reviews

Dilip Ghosh's 'Commando' is Kick-Ass! Lead Star Vidyut Jamwal is one hell of an action-hero & he executes each & every stunt effortlessly. He single handedly makes this film work!

'Commando' Synopsis: A condemned Commando protects an innocent girl from a feared politician.

'Commando' is the same old story of the Good versus the Bad. Its been witnessed on the screen umpteen times, but what makes 'Commando' worth watching, is the Raw & Brutal Action it offers. The Action is amongst the best I've seen in a long, long time. The Screenplay clearly highlights Action. Dilip Ghosh's Direction is atmospheric, while the Cinematography captures the wildness accurately.

Performance-Wise: Jamwal steals 'Commando'. He's highly efficient in the Action-Scenes! Pooja Chopra looks sweet & delivers a very confident performance. Jaideep Ahlawat plays the twisted antagonist, most convincingly. Darshan Jariwala is adequate.

On the whole, 'Commando' shouldn't be missed by the Fanboys of Action-Orinted Cinema.


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Country:

India

Language:

Hindi

Release Date:

12 April 2013 (India) See more »

Also Known As:

Commando: A One Man Army See more »

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