By Subhash K. Jha (15:53)
Film: "Shagird"; Cast: Nana Patekar, Mohit Ahlawat, Rimi Sen and Anurag Kashyap; Writer-Director: Tigmanshu Dhulia; Rating: ** 1/2
There is this utterly delightful action sequence where Nana Patekar, playing a belligerent corrupt but effectual cop in a crime-infested small town of Uttar Pradesh run by the political mafia, barges on to a nefarious hideout.
He peeps into the room where the goons are watching a vintage black-and-white song on television. Then they switch to a channel airing a Himesh Reshammiya song.
Patekar slams into the room and shoots them all down