James (2005 film)
|Directed by||Rohit Jugraj|
|Produced by||Ram Gopal Varma|
R. R. Venkat
|Written by||Rohit Jugraj|
|Edited by||Nipun Gupta|
RGV Film Company
|Distributed by||R. R. Movie Makers|
|16 September 2005|
James, who comes to Mumbai seeking a successful life, ends up working as a bouncer at a club there, and fighting gangsters. He then encounters the brother of an MP who is always causing crime. James has a little fight in club which cause causes a huge conflict between the two, this also gets his brother and MP Shanthi Narayana involved. This conflict then causes death of James's friend, whom he lives with, Babloo, and because of this James is set on revenge.
- Mohit Ahlawat as James
- Priyanka Kothari as Nisha V. Rawat
- Mohan Agashe as DCP Vijay Singh Rawat
- Zakir Hussain as Shanti Narayan
- Shereveer Vakil as Radhey Narayan
- Ravi Kale as Inspector Talwekar
- Snehal Dabi as Babloo
- Rajpal Yadav as Tony
- Vinayakan as Shanti Narayan's henchman
- Vineet Sharma as Shanti Narayan's henchman
- Riya Sen as item number
The Birmingham Evening Mail wrote, "The fight scenes and the songs are entertaining", but overall the film is "instantly forgettable".James was a major disappointment for its producers.
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