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Half Ticket (1962)

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A diamond thief hides his loot on an innocent child, but the child turns out to be an adult posing as a youngster to purchase a half-priced train ticket. Now, the thief will have to outwit the eccentric in a series of wacky misadventures.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Kishore Kumar ...
Vijay L. Chand / Munna / Vijay's mom in photograph
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Rajnidevi / Asha
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Raja Babu
Shammi ...
Lily
Helen ...
Stage Dancer / Singer ("Woh Ek Nighahen")
Manorama ...
Asha's Aunt
Moni Chatterjee ...
Lal Dhyan Chand (as Moni Chatterji)
Narbada Shankar ...
(as Narbada Shakar)
Mirajkar
Tun Tun ...
Real Munna's Mother (as Tuntun)
Poonam
Lalita Kapoor
Anil Kumar
Nabo Kumar
Dilip
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It is the story of a kind-hearted playful young man (Vijay). Unable to withstand his pranks his father drives him out of his home. He goes about his life doing odd jobs but never lasts longer than few days in one place. He meets a girl with dreamy eyes (Rajini) but pretends to a half-witted boy (Munna) to win her heart. Meanwhile some cops are chasing a diamond thief (Raja Babu) who hides the diamond in Munna's hip pocket. Rest of the plot revolves around how Raja Babu tries to retrieve his diamond, how successful Munna and Rajini are in getting rid of the bad guys. Written by Nisha J

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During the recording of the song "Aake Seedhi Lagi Dil Pe", Kishore Kumar convinced music director Salil Choudhury that he would sing both the male and the female voices in the song and went on to do it in the final recoded version. See more »

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References Shree 420 (1955) See more »

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chil chil chillaake
Sung by Kishore Kumar
Music by Salil Choudhury
Lyrics by Shailendra
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A Complete Laugh Riot
31 October 2009 | by (India) – See all my reviews

This is One of the BEST Crazy Kishore Kumar Comedy Classic ,anyone can Hardly Miss.Honestly i could Not sit for a Single Moment without laughing at the complete comedy that the maverick called Kishore Kumar bought.Anyone who loves comedy should take it as a MUST MUST Watch...this is Pure Genius of Kishore Da,who can go such wild in his antics & remain so comical that creates such awesome laugh riots possible,which r so impossible to control..Lovely Madubala & Multifaceted Kishore Kumar have the role of their life in this unparalleled comedy classic,with superlative songs,which makes it timeless & legendary to this day..10/10.


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