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Raja Hindustani (1996)

India's biggest box office hit of 1996, Raja Hindustani is a musical drama about a poor cab driver who marries a rich woman and the struggles they face after marriage.

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Raja Hindustani
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Aarti Sehgal
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Mr. Sehgal (Aarti's father)
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Balvant Singh
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Kamal Singh / Kammo
Veeru Krishnan ...
Gulab Singh
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Rajnikant (as Master Kunal Khemu)
Pramod Moutho ...
Swaraj (Shalu's brother)
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Jai (as Mohnish Behl)
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Chacha (Raja's uncle)
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Chachi (Raja's aunt)
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Shalini Sehgal / Shalu (Aarti's stepmother)
Kalpana Iyer ...
Guest appearance in the song "Pardesi Pardesi"
Pratibha Sinha ...
Guest appearance in the song "Pardesi Pardesi"
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Shravan Sagar
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Raja is a poor man who lives in India. He meets with a very rich girl, and both fall in love with each other. The girl's name is Aarti, who lives with her step-mother, who is very cruel, father and and step-cousin, who oppose her having any contact with Raja. But Aarti is stubborn, and gets married to Raja. After their marriage, her step-mother, father and step-cousin pretend to accept them, but actually are planning to bring an end to their relationship. Written by Sumitra (corrected by Carrie)

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Pooja Bhatt was to sign the film, but Aamir Khan wanted requested director Dharmesh Darshan to sign someone he hadn't worked with yet, and so the director signed Karisma and went against the decision of signing Pooja. See more »

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Navneet Nishan has short hair before marriage. After tying the knot, she acquires waist-length hair overnight. See more »

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Worth it for Actors,Dialogs and script
9 June 2008 | by See all my reviews

I liked this movie a lot.I know i made an another but i want to restart.I want to start with negative ones.The comedy was annoying.Veeru,Navneet,Johnny,The kid,Aamir(In a few scenes)were irritating and could have been cut.before the scenes where Karishma scolds Aamir for beating up those guys for criticizing her till that scenes the movie dragged.The very handsome Mohnish Behl is hardly there and could have been deleted.Karishma is less annoying than usual(Meaning she acted immature 2 scenes).Now the good points.Karishma is an actress who i don't appreciate(Except for sexy looks).I say she is overrated.In this movie she gives an amazing performance.The only good performance of her.She sucks big time.Aamir gives an amazing performance too.Archana who has a lot of negative shades in her role does a great job.Others are great too except Veeru,Navneet and Johnny and the kid.Direction is brilliant in a lot of parts.The music ,I LOVED IT.A fabulous musical score.Cinematography is excellent but it gets sloppy in a few scenes.Script is excellent.Pardesi song was a key part in the movie i\which showed the feelings very well."Kitna Pyaara","Aye Ho Mera Zindagi""Pucho Zara Pucho "brings in the feel good mood of the movie.THE MOVIE IS A WATCH.But make sure do fast forward the comedy ones they are annoying and unfunny


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