A street killer has another identity and intention for joining a underworld gang of the city which he is hiding and when it exposes everything turns upside down

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Cast

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Pandu (as Prince Mahesh Babu)
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Shruti
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Surya Narayana (as Nasser)
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Police Commissioner
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Secretary Beggar
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Shruti's mother
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Shruti's brother
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Naik
Isaiah ...
Guru
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Storyline

Pandu is a killer for hire, and will accept any contract provided the amount is right. The Police want him for questioning, while the underworld needs him to silence their opponents. No one really knows this assassin's background. It is only Pandu who knows his real identity and he has no intention of sharing it with anyone. Written by rAjOo (gunwanti@hotmail.com)

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Action | Crime | Thriller

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27 April 2006 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Вооружен и очень опасен  »

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INR 120,000,000 (estimated)
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(Technicolor)| (35 mm version)

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2.35 : 1
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The last stunt sequence in the climax was shot over 10 days. See more »

Quotes

Police Inspector: He is right next to me. If I kill him, how much will you give?
Ali: Have you ever seen anybody give you 1 crore?
Police Inspector: No
Ali: I'll give you 5 crores. Kill him!
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Connections

Remade as Pokkiri (2007) See more »

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Jagadame
Sung by Kunal Ganjawala
Composed by Mani Sharma
Lyrics by Kandikonda
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Pokiri has blown up the whole spectrum of commercial cinema once again
14 August 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This is an outright commercial film with lot of action and one liners. Mahesh babu proved himself as future of telugu cinema with this film.The story is simple without many twists, which has helped sustain a good screenplay, followed by straight direction. Puri Jagan completely relied on the action genre, judiciously mixing it with commercial elements. His treatment of the dialogues too is neat and response-targeted.Suspense keeps the tempo of the film till the end.very grippy scripting by Puri Jagan.What was Shiva for Nagarjuna is going to be Pokiri for Mahesh. After a long gap I strongly feel telugu directors are coming on top compared to their kollywood counterparts who have dominated the younger minds for a decade almost. young directors like Nagesh Kokinoor,Shekar Kammula,Puri Jagan,VV Vinayak have brought fresh ideas to the screen irrespective of the so called mass or class elements.

over all a very entertaining film.Illenia is simply sexy.


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