Baaghi (2000 film)

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Directed by Rajesh Kumar Singh
Written by Ikram Akhtar
Jalees Sherwani
Produced by Ramesh J. Sharma
Starring Sanjay Dutt
Manisha Koirala
Aditya Pancholi
Cinematography Sanjay Malwankar
Edited by Kuldeep Mehan
Music by Sajid–Wajid
Dilip Sen-Sameer Sen
Distributed byTriple Aar Films
Release date
  • 7 April 2000 (2000-04-07)

Baaghi (transl. Rebel) is a 2000 Indian action drama film starring Sanjay Dutt, Manisha Koirala and Aditya Pancholi. [1] The film is directed by Rajesh Kumaar Singh and was released on 7 April 2000.



Raja (Sanjay Dutt) is in love with a night club dancer, Rani (Manisha Koirala). Rani gets Raja a job as a security guard in a Hotel run by Vikram (Aditya Pancholi). Raja's life turns haywire when Manubhai (Gulshan Grover) falls for Rani and tries to get her at any cost. Rani instead of falling prey to his lusty charms prefers to kill herself. Raja then turns into a professional killer in Vikram's gang. Raja comes across Soorya (master Rohan) who idolizes him as his hero and even adopts his lifestyle. Soorya (Inder Kumar) grows up and falls in love with Vikram's sister Kiran (Tina Sen). Initially Raja encourages Soorya, but when he comes to know that the girl is Kiran, he advises Soorya to relent, but in vain. Raja also tries to pacify Vikram, but in vain. Raja becomes a rebel with a cause, mainly to protect love. Raja tries to get Soorya and Kiran marriage but just after becoming husband wife, Raja and Vikram kill each other. Movie finishes with everybody crying for Raja and Vikram.



Track list

"Ek Kabhi Do Kabhi" Kavita Krishnamurthi
"Khaai Hai Kasam" Kumar Sanu, Kavita Krishnamurthi
"Piya Tu Kahaan Hai" Shubha Mudgal
"Pyaar Pyaar" Abhijeet, Jaspinder Narula
"Sapne Mein Kudi" Abhijeet
"Tumhi Ko Chaahta Hai" Kumar Sanu, Kavita Krishnamurthy
"Chaha Tha Tujhe" Sonu Nigam, Sunidhi Chauhan


A review in Sify, gave the film a three star rating. [2] Faisal Shariff of was critical of Tina Sen and Inder Kumar's acting. [3]

According to the Indian film trade website Box Office India, the film was made on an estimated budget of 57.5 million (US$810,000) and had a worldwide gross of 64.8 million (US$910,000), thus not performing well, financially. [4]

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  1. Baaghi (2000) - IMDb , retrieved 7 August 2021
  2. "Baaghi". Sify. 17 April 2003. Retrieved 2 May 2020.
  3. Shariff, Faisal (8 April 2000). "Nothing to shout about". . Retrieved 2 May 2020.
  4. "Baaghi". Box Office India . Retrieved 2 May 2020.