Recruited by the East India Company, a local thug infiltrates a troop of patriotic bandits who plan to overthrow the British regime and reclaim their independence.
Reviews
2 wins. See more awards »

Videos

Photos

Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
Aamir Khan ... Firangi
Amitabh Bachchan ... Khudabaksh
Fatima Sana Shaikh ... Zafira
Katrina Kaif ... Suraiyya
Lloyd Owen ... John Clive
Ronit Roy ... Mirza Sikander Baig
Terence J. Rotolo ... British Officer
Satyadev Kancharana
Mohd. Zeeshan Ayyub ... Shanichar (as Mohammed Zeeshan Ayyub)
Joe Azzopardi ... Ship Captain
Sharat Saxena ... Maharaja Sangram Singh
Bilal Hossein Bilal Hossein ... Thug
Shaji Chaudhary ... Bhure Lal
Ila Arun ... Jaitumbi
Naushaad Abbas ... Mirza's Advisor
Edit

Storyline

The menacing John Clive has the Indians clenched in his fist. Leading to a revolution by the righteous Azaad (Amitabh Bachchan) Captain James Powell, Clive's second in command contracts the sly thug Firangi (Aamir Khan) to get them Azaad. As destined he finds himself amid Azaad, his rebels and the beautiful warrior Zafira (Fatima Sana Shaikh). Will he forgo his selfish desire for nation's freedom?

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Action | Adventure

Certificate:

Not Rated | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

View content advisory »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Aamir Khan promoted the film on Amitabh Bachchan's game show Kan Banega Crorepati. This was after 18 years since 2000 that Aamir Khan appeared on the with Amitabh Bachchan. See more »

Quotes

Firangi: Deceit is my nature.
Khudabaksh: To trust is mine.
See more »

Crazy Credits

There are no cast/crew edits in the opening, just the production company's logo and a couple of disclaimers. See more »

Alternate Versions

The Chinese version edited major portions of Amitabh Bachchan and Fatima Sana Shaikh's roles and keeping in mind Aamir Khan's popularity in China, it featured him in a more meatier and prominent role and also included certain deleted scenes featuring him to lengthen his role. The Indian version was 164 minutes long, while this version was 120 minutes long. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Kaun Banega Crorepati?: Episode #9.46 (2018) See more »

Soundtracks

Vashmalle
Music by Ajay-Atul
Lyrics by Amitabh Bhattacharya
Performed by Sukhwinder Singh, Vishal Dadlani
See more »

User Reviews

 
Not bad at all
15 January 2019 | by Disturbia73See all my reviews

After watching the movie I was still perplexed why it was rated so badly. People who are into movie making will immediately know how much work was dedicated for such a movie. The locations, costumes and props are breath taking. Action from the start till the end, two majestic ships, which were really built specifically for the movie and outstanding acting as usual from Mr Khan and Mr Bachan. Thumbs up and thank you for this amazing project.


61 of 69 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 937 user reviews »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.
Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Official website

Country:

India

Language:

Hindi | English

Release Date:

8 November 2018 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Thugs of Hindostan See more »

Filming Locations:

Malta

Edit

Box Office

Budget:

$20,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$1,185,386, 11 November 2018

Gross USA:

$1,449,848

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$39,570,044
See more on IMDbPro »

Company Credits

Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

| (Mainland China Cut Version)

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
See full technical specs »

Contribute to This Page

Top Rated and Trending Indian Movies

Check out the Indian movies with the highest ratings from IMDb users, as well as the movies that are trending in real time.



Recently Viewed