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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
...
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 Chashme Baddoor (2013) See more »

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Kahaan se aaye badra
Singer: Yesudas, Haimanti Shukla
Lyrics: Indu Jain
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Fabulous film, don't listen to the detractors
2 March 2007 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I'm amazed at the tepid review given by commenter Naam Gum Jayega to this film. The commenter does not know what he's talking about, and knows nothing about Delhi in the 80s. I grew up in Delhi in the 80s and this is wonderful nostalgic little trip back to those days of wide and empty streets, lush green springs, and a leisurely life style.

Faroque and Deepti share an incredible chemistry in the movie, and Rakesh Bedi, Ravi Baswani and Saeed Jaffrey provide able support to their characters. Those who knew Delhi Doordarshan from the 80s would recognize such Delhi theatre regulars as Vinod Nagpal and Keemti Anand doing bit roles.


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