Jai Veeru is a 2009 Indian Hindi-language action film directed by Puneet Sira, starring Fardeen Khan, Kunal Khemu, Dia Mirza, Arbaaz Khan and Anjana Sukhani. The film was released on 13 March 2009. It is a remake of the 1996 action, Bulletproof. The title of the film is named after the famous characters, Jai and Veeru from the film Sholay. The film is remembered for the song Tennu le.

Jai Veeru
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DVD cover
Directed byPuneet Sira
Produced byNarendra Bajaj
Shyam Bajaj
Screenplay byVekeana Dhillon
StarringFardeen Khan
Kunal Khemu
Dia Mirza
Anjana Sukhani
Music by
CinematographyK Raj Kumar
Edited byKuldeep Mehan
Distributed bySiddhi Vinayak Movies
Release date
  • 13 March 2009 (2009-03-13)
Running time
160 minutes
CountryIndia
LanguageHindi

PlotEdit

Veeru (Kunal Khemu) is a small-time crook working for a large drug importer, Tejpal (Arbaaz Khan). He is unaware that his best friend Jai (Fardeen Khan) is an undercover cop, seeking evidence against Tejpal. During a raid on Tejpal's warehouse, Veeru accidentally shoots Jai in the head but he miraculously survives and makes a full recovery.

Veeru then flees to Bangkok and is subsequently arrested. Jai is assigned the task of bringing back Veeru to testify against Tejpal. They confront each other, and seem to find their friendship still exists. They both decide to be friends again, when Veeru claims he has Tejpal's diary, which includes all his secrets and dealings. In a twist of events, Jai and Veeru attack Tejpal at his hideout. Tejpal shoots Veeru, while Jai attacks Tejpal and kills him. Jai lets Veeru flee before the cops arrive. Since then, lives on the friendship of "Jai Veeru".

CastEdit

Actor / Actress Role
Fardeen Khan Jai
Kunal Khemu Veeru
Diya Mirza Anna
Arbaaz Khan Tejpal
Anjana Sukhani Divya
Govind Namdeo Chief Insp. Ranbir Singh
Mahek Chahal Item number "Agre Ka Ghagra"

SoundtrackEdit

Jai Veeru
Soundtrack album by
Bappa Lahiri
ReleasedFebruary 2009
GenreFeature film soundtrack
Length30:43
LabelT-Series

The soundtrack of the film is composed by Bappa Lahiri while the lyrics are penned by Shravan Kumar.

Track listEdit

Track Song Artist(s)
1 Sufi Tulsi Kumar, Saim Bhatt
2 Tennu Le Omer Inayat
3 Dhun Lagi Mika Singh , Raja Hasan
4 Aisa Lashkara Hard Kaur , Rema Lahiri
5 Agre Ka Ghagra Mouli Dave, Javed Ali & Raja Hasan
6 Dhun Lagi (Progressive Dance Mix) Mika Singh & Raja Hasan
7 Sufi (Rock) Tulsi Kumar & Saim Bhatt
8 Dhun Lagi (Electro Mix) Mika Singh & Raja Hasan
9 Sufi Saim Bhatt
10 Tennu Le Omer Inayat
11 Teenu Le (Remix) DJ Akhil Talreja

Box officeEdit

It did a business of Rs 5 Crores in all over circuits.

AccoladesEdit

Award Ceremony Category Recipient Result Ref.(s)
2nd Mirchi Music Awards Upcoming Male Vocalist of The Year Raja Hasan - "Dhun Lagi" Won [1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Mirchi Music Award 2009". www.radiomirchi.com. Retrieved 15 February 2019.

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