In Ek Ajnabee Amitabh Bachchan plays Suryaveer Singh, a misfit in society who finally finds redemption in the smile of a little girl. When Anamika, the girl he has been hired to protect, is kidnapped he is felled by the kidnappers’ bullets and critically injured. Anamika's wealthy father Ravi realizes that no money is enough to save his daughter. Her helpless mother hopes that her prayers will somehow be answered. Only Suryaveer knows something that they don't - that he alone possesses the expertise to bring the little girl back, helped only by his old army colleague Shekhar. As the story unfolds he is shattered at what he discovers but neither men nor guns can stop him - bloodied but unbowed, his resolve remains unchanged.