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Chameli Ki Shaadi (1986)

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Charandas lives a poor lifestyle in a small town in India along with his older brother, Bhajandas, and Bhabhi. He is unemployed and commits himself to be a wrestler with Ustad Mastram ... See full summary »

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Cast overview, first billed only:
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Charandas
Amrita Singh ...
Chameli
Om Prakash ...
Ustad Mastram Pehalwan
Amjad Khan ...
Advocate Harish
Pankaj Kapur ...
Kallumal "Koylawala" (as Pankaj Kapoor)
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Chaganlal
Bharati Achrekar ...
Champa
Satyendra Kapoor ...
Bhajandas (as Satyen Kappu)
Ram P. Sethi ...
Nathilal (as Ram Sethi)
Tabassum ...
Bhajanda's wife
Nandita Thakur ...
Nirmala
Huma Khan ...
Gulabo
Ghanshyam Rohera ...
Fatchat (as Ghanshyam)
Komal Mahuvakar ...
Anita
Shail Chaturvedi ...
Lachuram Khapanchi
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Charandas lives a poor lifestyle in a small town in India along with his older brother, Bhajandas, and Bhabhi. He is unemployed and commits himself to be a wrestler with Ustad Mastram Pahelwan, who gets him to promise to be celibate until he is 40 years of age. But when Charandas meets with a school student, Chameli, the daughter of a low-caste Coal merchant, both fall head-over-heels in love with each other, go on dates, exchange love letters, much to the chagrin of Chameli's dad, Kallumal, who has plans to be the next Municipal Chairman, and mom, Champa, who decide to enlist the help of Champa's brother, Chaganlal, as well as arrange Chameli's marriage with Advocate Makhan, the son of Lachuram, who is of their caste. As events hilarious spiral out of control, Charandas must now decide whether he prefers to be known as the semi-senile lover, Majnu, or as Prithviraj Chauhan, who dared to abduct his future wife, amidst stiff all-round opposition. Written by rAjOo (gunwanti@hotmail.com)

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21 February 1986 (India)  »

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Tu jahan le chalega chalungi, teri dukh dard main bhant lungi
Sung by Asha Bhosle
Lyrics by Prakash Mehra, Anjaan
Music by Kalyanji Veerji Shah (as Kalyanji) Anandji Veerji Shah (as Anandji)
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great comedy!
12 June 2003 | by (India) – See all my reviews

The movie is a laugh riot and very natural. Very enjoyable even today and some great and natural comedy by Anil kapur, amrita singh, pankaj kapur and annu kapur. one of Anil Kapur's best and natural performance. pankaj kapur and amjed khan are very good too. very good movie.


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