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Krishna Patil is a poor, unemployed, unsuccessful and short tempered youth who stays in a chawl with his father Ramakant and elder sister Mansi. He tries to secure a job in the police ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Manoj Bajpayee ... Krishna Patil (as Manoj Bajpai)
Tabu ... Kavita Chaudhary
Om Puri ... Ajay Pandey
Anupam Kher ... Ramakant Patil
Sheeba Sheeba ... Mansi Patil
Raveena Tandon ... Special Appearance
Arshad Warsi ... Divakar
Mukesh Tiwari ... Ishwar Mohanlal Ghodbole
Irrfan Khan ... Mamu / Romesh Bhagwat Dogra
Raju Kher ... Hotel owner
Johnny Lever ... Screwdriver
Vishwajeet Pradhan ... Lala
Makrand Deshpande ... Happy Singh
Raju Mavani Raju Mavani
Sachin Khedekar ... Mun. Comm. Khairnar
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Krishna Patil is a poor, unemployed, unsuccessful and short tempered youth who stays in a chawl with his father Ramakant and elder sister Mansi. He tries to secure a job in the police department but fails. One day he happens to meet Kavita Choudhary, a young, rich, beautiful, intelligent lawyer. He falls for her instantly and begins wooing her. Kavita, having recently lost her father, stays alone and feels lonely and depressed. There is a certain void in her life. She is looking for someone to share her loneliness and an unemployed Krishna suits her requirements perfectly. Hence she accepts him as her boyfriend despite his mediocre looks, poor family background, jobless status and lack of personal hygiene. Written by Yogesh Verma

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Crime | Drama | Thriller

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Country:

India

Language:

Hindi

Release Date:

1 December 2000 (India) See more »

Also Known As:

Ghaath - Rache See more »

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Dolby Digital

Color:

Color
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Raveena Tandon shot for the film for a week. She then had to leave the film due to date hassles. She was replaced by Tabu. See more »

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Action packed hindi crime thriller
9 December 2001 | by loopyallieSee all my reviews

I must say this is the most violent bollywood film I've seen. I have not watched many of them because our regional channel show these films on a Sunday night around 2 am. I could not sleep one sunday night. I started to watch Ghaath and I got hooked for the next 3 hours. It's about a young man whose hopes of becoming a policeman are crushed when he gets drawm into a fight with a police inspector. Very entertaining. Funny enough you always find a familar face who acted in English speaking film like Om Puri (East is East).


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