Karam (film)

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Theatrical release poster
Directed by Sanjay F Gupta
Produced by Pammi Baweja
Screenplay by Suparn Verma
Story by Suparn Verma
Starring John Abraham
Priyanka Chopra
Shiney Ahuja
Music by Vishal-Shekhar
Pankaj Awasthi
Edited by Marzin Tavaria
Distributed by Baweja Movies
Release dates
  • 11 March 2005 (2005-03-11)
Country India
Language Hindi

Karam [Translation:Deeds] is a Bollywood crime thriller film, released in 2005. The film is directed by the cinematographer Sanjay F. Gupta (often confused with another director Sanjay Gupta). This movie is Sanjay F Gupta's directorial debut movie. He had directed the advertisements and music videos. This movie stars John Abraham and Priyanka Chopra in the lead roles.[1]


Jon (John Abraham) is an assassin working for a mobster named Captain (Bharat Dabholkar). After a hit went wrong, resulting in him killing an entire family (including a little girl), he is overcome with the guilt of his actions and decides to quit his job. He starts life a new with his pregnant wife Shalini (Priyanka Chopra) a bar singer.

Meanwhile, Jon's boss, Captain, is facing a threat from a rival don, Yunus (Vishwajeet Pradhan). After being attacked, Captain decides to teach the city a lesson by killing the city's top industrialist, top film producer, the cop backing Yunus and Yunus himself; so that everyone else falls in line and no one dreams of becoming another Yunus.

He decides that Jon must carry out this plan of his. To achieve this, he takes Shalini hostage. John is given 36 hours to kill the five targets on the hitlist. Things get worse when the city's toughest cop Wagh (Shiney Ahuja) traces him. Jon is pressed for time and the body count is growing.



Soundtrack album by Vishal-Shekhar
12 February 2005 (2005-02-12)
Genre Feature film soundtrack
Label T-Series
Producer Vishal-Shekhar
Vishal-Shekhar chronology
Home Delivery

The music is composed by Vishal-Shekhar and Pankaj Awasthi. The lyrics are penned by Vishal Dadlani, Irshad Kamil, Dev Kohli, Pankaj Awasthi, Amit Mishra, and Harshdeep.[2] A small portion of the song 'Tinka Tinka' was also resampled by Schiller for his 2008 album SEHNSUCHT in the song Mitternacht.

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Music Singer(s) Length
1. "Ishq Nachaya Kare"   Vishal-Shekhar Sunidhi Chauhan  
2. "Koi Aisa Alam"   Vishal-Shekhar Sonu Nigam, Mahalakshmi Iyer  
3. "Le Jaa"   Vishal-Shekhar Harshdeep, Vishal Dadlani  
4. "Tera Hi Karam"   Pankaj Awasthi Pankaj Awasthi  
5. "Tinka Tinka"   Vishal-Shekhar Alisha Chinai  
6. "Ishq Nachaya Kare" (Instrumental) Vishal-Shekhar    
7. "Tinka Tinka" (Instrumental) Vishal-Shekhar    


  1. ^ "Karam: Complete Cast and Crew details". IndiaFm. 2005-03-12. Retrieved 2011-04-08. 
  2. ^ Tuteja, Joginder (2005-02-14). "Karam: Music Review". IndiaFm. Retrieved 2011-04-08. 

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