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Chashme Buddoor (1981)

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Two womanizing slackers, Omi and Jai (Rakesh Bedi and Ravi Baswani respectively) attempt to woo the new girl in the neighbourhood, and fail - miserably. Their third room-mate, shy, and a ... See full summary »

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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Farooq Shaikh ...
Siddharth Parashar
Deepti Naval ...
Neha Rajan
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Lalan Mian
Rakesh Bedi ...
Omi
Ravi Baswani ...
Jai Lakhanpal (as Ravi Vaswani)
Leela Mishra ...
Neha's grandmother
Vinod Doshi ...
Neha's Dad
Ranjan Grewal ...
Neha's Brother
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Himself
...
Herself
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Veeni Paranjape Joglekar ...
(as Veeni Joglekar)
Kamiya
...
Music instructor
Kamal Nathani
Partha Rai
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Two womanizing slackers, Omi and Jai (Rakesh Bedi and Ravi Baswani respectively) attempt to woo the new girl in the neighbourhood, and fail - miserably. Their third room-mate, shy, and a bookworm - succeeds, much to their chargin. The two scheme up comical ideas to split the two lovebirds, so that their secrets and humiliation are not revealed. Written by rAjOo (gunwanti@hotmail.com)

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Remade as Paavam Paavam Rajakumaran (1990) See more »

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Kahaan se aaye badra
Singer: Yesudas, Haimanti Shukla
Lyrics: Indu Jain
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BRILLIANT !! a must watch.
16 January 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

this is a brilliant comedy from the 80's. A very dramatically non-dramatic story done in a manner not re-emphasizing any crux. THe movie is done in a very laid back fashion (or this is the impression it'll give you). Each character is very simply but very artistically portrayed that immediately give their own ..very candid introduction (like omi and jai's pin-up clad wall). A very simple comedy talking to the common man.

as a special note - it's easy to fall in love with Deepti Naval in this movie .. the innocent.. vulnerable.. sweet and the very 'girl next door'..who actually IS the girl next door ! also.. Delhi in late 70'z... early 80's ! if you haven't watched it already... tch tch tch.


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