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Madaari (2016)

Not Rated | | Adventure, Drama, Thriller | 22 July 2016 (India)
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When Nirmal loses his family in a disaster caused by government corruption, he embarks on a journey seeking accountability and revenge.

Director:

Nishikant Kamat

Writers:

Shailja Kejriwal (story), Ritesh Shah (screenplay and dialogue)
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Cast

Credited cast:
Irrfan Khan ... Nirmal Kumar
Jimmy Sheirgill ... Nachiket Verma (as Jimmy Shergill)
Vishesh Bansal ... Rohan Goswami
Tushar Dalvi ... Prashant Goswami
Nitish Pandey Nitish Pandey ... Sanjay Jagtap
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Kedar Bagaria Kedar Bagaria ... Apurva Kumar
Manoj Bakshi ... Govind Bakshi
Sunil Bedi Sunil Bedi ... Shivender Singh
Rajat Bhalla Rajat Bhalla ... Political Aide
Satyajit Bhattacharya Satyajit Bhattacharya ... Abhay Sahani
Akash Dabas Akash Dabas ... Nachiket's assistant
Rahul Dhir Rahul Dhir ... Goon
Jitendra Gupta Jitendra Gupta ... Home Secretary
Rajiv Gupta Rajiv Gupta ... Mr. Bansal
Vikas Jain Vikas Jain ... Cop at the bus stand
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Storyline

'Madaari' is the story of a common man who sets out to avenge the death of his son caused by rampant corruption in the government. Losing the only family he had brings him to kidnap the home minister's son and bring those responsible to justice. Written by Keith Francis Bacon

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Country:

India

Language:

Hindi

Release Date:

22 July 2016 (India) See more »

Also Known As:

Puppeteer See more »

Filming Locations:

New Delhi, Punjab, India See more »

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Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$24,822
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Trivia

A "Madaari" is a person who is a street performer who uses a supporting performer such as a child or monkey to enhance their act. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Nirmal Kumar: The Hawk swooped on the prey and carried it away... Story sounds believable, but you don't like to hear it... The prey then attacked the hawk. Sounds unbelievable, but is so pleasing to hear.
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Soundtracks

Dama Dama Dam
Performed by Irrfan Khan
Sung by Vishal Dadlani
Music by Vishal Bhardwaj
Lyrics by Irshad Kamil
Produced by Shailesh R. Singh, Madan Paliwal, Sutapa Sikdar, Shailja Kejriwal
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2 September 2016 | by kgkaranguptaSee all my reviews

It is the great movie. It is nice person.this movie is very very great great. It's a gem of a movie, largely carried on by Irrfan Khan and an expressive chunk of kid (Vishesh Bansal). take revenge.It is that nice nice .I am happy is movie. If you loved A Wednesday u will admire Madaari.P.S: it is a shame that such movie will hardly gather 10% of what BRAINLESS movies earn this days... no doubt we are living in denial.The story telling of the movie is good and I would say that would go to the brand of Nishikant Kamat. But what I personally liked the most about this movie is that it has pointed .Madaari, a Social- Thriller film by Nishikant Kamath, is one more attempt by a filmmaker to take head-on with the corrupt systems existing in our country. It is very much inevitable to draw with Neeraj Pandey's 2008 film 'A Wednesday'. A Wednesday was an engaging


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