Ek Khiladi Ek Haseena (film)

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Ek Khiladi Ek Haseena
Ek Khiladi Ek Haseena (film).jpg
Film poster
Directed bySuparn Verma
Produced byRangita Pritish Nandy
Written bySuparn Verma
StarringFardeen Khan
Koena Mitra
Kay Kay Menon
Feroz Khan
Rohit Roy
Music byPritam
Lyrics: Mayur Puri (Ishq Hai Jhootha, Yaaron)
CinematographyManoj Soni
Edited byHemal Kothari
Distributed byPritish Nandy Communications
Release date
  • 18 November 2005 (2005-11-18)
Running time
143 minutes
120 minutes (cut edition)
CountryIndia
LanguageHindi
Budget24 crore (equivalent to 58 crore or US$8.1 million in 2017)
Box office11 crore (equivalent to 27 crore or US$3.7 million in 2017)

Ek Khiladi Ek Haseena, released in 2005, is an Indian Hindi supernatural thriller film directed by Suparn Verma.[1] It is a remake of the 2003 Hollywood crime drama movie Confidence. This movie was another movie in which the father-son duo Fardeen Khan and Feroz Khan had worked. Before this, they had worked in the 2003 movie Janasheen. This movie was the 1st lead role for actress Koena Mitra who was seen in small roles.

Plot[edit]

Ek Khiladi Ek Haseena focuses on the duo of Arjun Verma (Fardeen Khan) and his best friend Bula (Rohit Roy) who con people for a living.

During their latest of escapades, the duo manages to con the rich accountant of a don by the name of Sikander (Gulshan Grover), resulting in them stealing millions of rupees. Soon after, Bula (Rohit Roy) is killed by Kharbu's men and Arjun escapes to another city. Kharbu manages to track him down and orders him to pay up the stolen sum plus interest or face Sikander's retirement plan.

To get his hands on millions, Pawaria sets up a special team who will help him execute the plan. Also involved in the team is Natasha Kapoor (Koena Mitra), a psychiatrist who ends up being conned by the group but eventually succeeds in seeking revenge. Arjun finds out that Natasha has a sexy body. He eventually he succeeds in sleeping with her in a hotel room.

Thrown into this mix is another character by the name of Suresh Dhakal (Feroz Khan) who slows down Pawaria's plans to get his hands on the money.

But later it is shown that it was plan of Arjun to seek the revenge of death of Rohit as Sikander is killed by Jehangir's men. The film ends with Jehangir having trigger of bomb jet in which Arjun and his friend are travelling but whether Jehangir blasts the jet or not shown in the movie.

Cast[edit]

Soundtrack[edit]

Ek Khiladi Ek Haseena
Soundtrack album by
Released27 June 2005 (2005-06-27)
GenreFeature Film soundtrack
Length38:17
LabelT-Series
ProducerPritam
Pritam chronology
Garam Masala
(2005)
Ek Khiladi Ek Haseena
(2005)
Fight Club - Members Only
(2006)

The music is composed by Pritam while the Lyrics are penned by Shabbir Ahmed, Amitabh Verma, Dev Kohli, Subrat Sinha and Mayur Puri.

Track listing[edit]

No.TitleLyricsMusicSinger(s)Length
1."Ishq Hai Jhootha"Mayur PuriPritamKunal Ganjawala & Sunidhi Chauhan3:46
2."Jal Jal Ke Dhuan"Amitabh VermaPritamSonu Nigam5:27
3."Yaaron"Mayur PuriPritamShaan & Sonu Nigam4:04
4."Akhiyan Na Maar"Dev KohliPritamSunidhi Chauhan3:40
5."Nasha"Subrat SinhaPritamSukhwinder Singh,3:55
6."Jhoom"Shabbir AhmedPritamSuzzane D'Mello4:53
7."Ishq Hai Jhootha (Remix)"Mayur PuriPritamKunal Ganjawala & Sunidhi Chauhan3:27
8."Jal Jal ke Dhuan (Remix)"Amitabh VermaPritamSonu Nigam5:32
9."Akhiyan Na Maar (Remix)"Dev KohliPritamSunidhi Chauhan3:38

References[edit]

  1. ^ Pandohar, Jaspreet (2005-11-12). "Ek Khiladi Ek Haseena (The Player And The Beauty) (2005)". BBC. Retrieved 2018-07-26.

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