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English Babu Desi Mem (1996)

 -  Comedy | Drama | Musical  -  1996 (UK)
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Vikram Mayur, a wealthy Indian, born and raised in England, returns to his ancestral home in Bombay, India to look up his late brother's eight-year-old son Nandu raised by his caring aunt ... See full summary »

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Vikram / Hari / Gopal Mayur
Sonali Bendre ...
Bijuriya
Rajeshwari ...
Katariya
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Lawyer Madadgar
Kiran Kumar ...
Bheema Khalasi
Baba Brahmbhatt
Ishita Haria
James Bond Singh ...
Nandlal (as Sunny Singh)
Sunny Singh ...
Nandlal (Nandu)
Gulshan Bawra
Mrs. Sardar Jaffrey
Sudhir Dalvi ...
Doctor
Vijay Kashyap
Vivek Vaswani ...
Waitor
Richard Lane Smith ...
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Vikram Mayur, a wealthy Indian, born and raised in England, returns to his ancestral home in Bombay, India to look up his late brother's eight-year-old son Nandu raised by his caring aunt Bijuriya in which Vikram is torn between choosing to take Nandu back to England to learn his family's business, or risk throwing it all way by staying in India to be with Bijuriya whom he slowly falls in love with. Written by Anonymous

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English Babu Desi Mem - Der Junge aus England und das Indische Mädchen  »

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This movie is loosely based on the 1960 Clark Gable - Sophie Loren movie 'It Started in Naples'. See more »

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Silly, but cute
30 December 2002 | by (USA) – See all my reviews

The general idea behind the movie is interesting. The movie itself was predictable. SRK was so funny at the beginning! The songs weren't that good; some were catchy, some weren't. The action scene left a lot to be desired by Western standards, but weren't that bad for a Hindi film. The ending was cute too.


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