Badlapur

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106 min

Country: India

Year: 2015

Category: Thriller, Comedy, Drama, Romance, Adventure Film

Release date: February 13th, 2015

Director: Sriram Raghavan

Actors: Varun Dhawan, Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Huma Qureshi, Yami Gautam

Box office: RS. 57.81 Crore

The plot

Misha (Yami Gautam) and her son Robin become the unfortunate victims of a bank robbery getaway during a shopping trip. Liak (Nawazuddin Siddiqui) and his friend Harman (Vinay Pathak) are on the run after robbing a bank and use Misha's car to flee. Robin falls out of the moving vehicle during the struggle, while Misha is shot by Liak. Both mother and son later succumb to their injuries in hospital. Harman jumps out of the car to protect the money while Liak is arrested.

Raghu (Varun Dhawan), shattered from the loss of both his wife and his son, immerses himself in seeking revenge from both culprits. Liak is sentenced to 20 years in prison but refuses to reveal the identity of his partner in crime. Raghu tries his best to get the name of Liak's partner who he believes killed his wife and child but fails. He hires a detective and learns about Jhimli (Huma Qureshi) a prostitiute who is Liak's girlfriend and visits her to enquire about the missing partner. However he gets angry at Jhimli's trust in Liak and ends up torturing and raping her. After Liak is sentenced to 20 years Raghu exiles himself to Badlapur, a chance station where he gets down from a train and attempts to commit suicide. But failing to die takes on a reclusive life in Badlapur..

15 years later, a cancer ridden and terminally ill Liak is paroled from prison on compassionate grounds. Unknown to Liak, Raghu has facilitated in the release as he has given a letter of pardon for Liak to the court, in lieu of knowing the elusive partner's name from Liak's mother. Bent on vengeance Raghu starts for Pune and finds Harman. Harman runs a well established restaurant now in Pune and in all purpose is a respected member of the society.