Special 26 Movie (2013):
Special 26 (also known as Special Chabbis) is a Hindi thriller drama film, starring Akshay Kumar, Manoj Bajpayee, Kajal Aggarwal, Jimmy Sheirgill, Anupam Kher and Divya Dutta in lead roles. The film was released worldwide on 8 February 2013. It made on a total budget of ₹390 million (US$5.2 million), it grossed ₹1.26 billion (US$17 million) worldwide.
The film Special 26 is written and directed by Neeraj Pandey and produced by Shital Bhatia under Friday Filmworks and Kumar Mangat Pathak under Wide Frame Pictures in association with Viacom18 Motion Pictures. It is based on the 1987 Opera House heist where a group posing as CBI officers executed an income tax raid on the jeweller in Bombay (present-day Mumbai).
Special 26 was partially remade in Tamil as “Thaanaa Serndha Koottam” in 2018.
|Based on||1987 Opera House heist|
|Budget||₹390 million ($5.2 million)|
|Box office||est. ₹1.26 billion ($17 million)|
|Release date||8 February 2013|
|Running time||144 minutes|
|Starring||Akshay Kumar, Manoj Bajpayee, Kajal Aggarwal, Jimmy Sheirgill, Anupam Kher, Divya Dutta|
|Directed by||Neeraj Pandey|
|Written by||Neeraj Pandey|
|Produced by||Viacom 18 Motion Pictures, Shital Bhatia, Kumar Mangat Pathak|
|Edited by||Shree Narayan Singh|
|Music by||Songs: M. M. Kreem, Himesh Reshammiya; Score: Surinder Sodhi|
|Production companies||Viacom 18 Motion Pictures, Friday Filmworks, Wide Frame Pictures|
|Distributed by||Viacom 18 Motion Pictures|
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Special 26 Movie Story:
Based on real-life incidents that occurred in India in 1987-88, the storyline revolves around a group of con artists who pulled off many clever robberies during the 1980s and robbed famous businessmen and politicians by pretending to be the CBI or Income tax officers and conducting raids. On the pretext of conducting raids, they would take away all the black money hoarded by them.
Special 26 Movie Cast and Characters:
- Akshay Kumar as Ajay “Ajju” Singh / CBI Officer A. K. Vardhan
- Manoj Bajpayee as CBI Officer Waseem Khan
- Anupam Kher as Pramod Kumar “P. K.” Sharma
- Jimmy Sheirgill as Sub-Inspector Ranveer Singh
- Kajal Aggarwal as Priya Chauhan
- Rajesh Sharma as Joginder Khurana
- Rahaao as Candidate 19
- Vikas Shrivastav as Rajiv Gupte, Candidate 6 and Wassem’s partner
- Kishor Kadam as Iqbal Ali
- Divya Dutta as Police Constable Shanti
- Kharaj Mukherjee as Roy, CBI Officer in Kolkata
- Deepraj Rana as Rahul
- Ujjwal Chopra as Solanki
- Tiku Talsania as Magandas, BSJ Jewellery shop owner
- Sachin Nayak as Vella boy
- Neetu Singh as Mrs. Khan, Waseem’s wife
- Vipin Sharma as ACP Bhushan Patel (fake)
- Abha Parmar as Minister Gupta’s wife
- Mukesh S. Bhatt as Minister’s PA
- Gurpal Singh as Telephone repairing guy
- Jarnail Singh as Telephone taping guy
- Ronika as Miss/Mrs. Sharma, P. K.’s daughter
- Sharad Shetty as goon chased by Waseem at Connaught Place
- Suraj Gupta as Informer Munna
- Neeru Bajwa Special appearance in song “Gore Mukhde Pe Zulfen Di Chaava”
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Special 26 Movie Release Date:
Special 26 was released worldwide on 8 February 2013.
Special 26 Movie Tracklist:
All music is composed by M. M. Kreem and the lyrics were written by Irshad Kamil, except the track “Gore Mukhde Pe Zulfen” was composed by Himesh Reshammiya as guest composer, and lyrics written by Shabbir Ahmed.
- Tujh Sang Lagee – KK, M. M. Kreem
- Gore Mukhde Pe Zulfen – Aman Trikha, Shreya Ghoshal, Shabab Sabri
- Kaun Mera Kya (Female) – Chaitra Ambadipudi
- Mujh Mein Tu Hi Basa (Version 1) – Keerthi Sagathia
- Kaun Mera Kya (Male) – Papon
- Dhar Pakad – Bappi Lahiri
- Kaun Mera Kya (Film Version) – Sunidhi Chauhan
- Mujh Mein Tu Hi Basa (Version 2) – M. M. Kreem
- Mujh Mein Tu Hi Basa (Film Version) – Akshay Kumar
Special 26 Movie Budget:
The film Special 26 was produced by Shital Bhatia under Friday Filmworks and Kumar Mangat Pathak under Wide Frame Pictures in association with Viacom18 Motion Pictures. The film was made on budget of ₹390 million.
Special 26 Movie Box Office Collection:
The worldwide gross of Special 26 stands at ₹129 crore (US$17 million).