Manoj Bajpayee is one of the finest yet underrated actors in the industry. With his latest release Aiyaary, Manoj Bajpayee is back in action again.
This is, however, not the first time that we have seen him don the role of a cop with elan. Check out Best movies of Manoj Bajpayee which perfected the man in uniform.
Playing the role of Inspector Singh who does not compromise on his principles under life-threatening circumstances, Manoj added life to this character. He is not simply a man who takes the law into his own hands but also ensures that there is fair play. He ultimately kills Bachchu Yadav, a corrupt politician but not before he expresses his pain of losing his wife and daughter in a powerful monologue.
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Donning the role of an honest law implementer, he plays a CBI officer who chases Akshay Kumar’s character Ajay and his accomplice PK Sharma (Anupam Kher) when they pose as fake CBI officers and conduct raids across the city at several businesses across the city. His performance was at par with that of Akshay Kumar though they played opposing roles.
Based on the Indo-Pakistan war fought in 1971, Manoj Bajpayee played the role of an army man who begins to safeguard his troops amidst heavy warfare. The movie sunk into oblivion before it could get a chance at the box office. However, it is regarded as one of the finest films of Bajpayee.
The movie saw him play the role of a cop who fights for justice for a couple who lose their 10-year-old daughter after she is raped. The upright inspector Shankar fights hostile members of his own police force, as well as the rapists, turn out to be the sons of wealthy and influential citizens. Threatened repeatedly by them, he ultimately shoots one of the rapists in the courtroom.
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We see Bajpayee once again in uniform where he played Grenadier Yogendra Singh Yadav who is the only surviving member to link up with the rest of the battalion during the Tiger Hill take over stealth attack by the elite Ghatak section. In spite of an ensemble cast, this JP Dutta film gave us one of the best performances of Manoj Bajpayee.