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Madaari (2016)

Not Rated | | Adventure, Crime, Drama | 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.

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

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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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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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Script spoil the chances to mark it magnum opus of Nishikant
22 July 2016 | by See all my reviews

Nishikant tried to showcase the anger of common man against system and corruption similar Neeraj Pandey did in A Wednesday. Script was simply brilliant however climax need more thriller and more drama. Dialogues were really awesome and have punch. Nishikant has beautifully captured Father-son bonding in flashback. Impeccable performance from Irrfan with full emotions, grief,broken heart. Jimmy was terrific in the role of canny cop. Vishesh was good in role of kidnapped boy. Tushar was looking great in helpless father role as well as powerful home minister role. Nitesh role will remind you Deepal Shaw role in A Wednesday.There was not much scope for Music.


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