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Rai Bahadur
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Sir John
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Baburao
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Cameo (singer of Akh Lad Gaye)
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Shanno Rai
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Tiger
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Vikramjit R. Singh (as Asif Sheikh)
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Raman Rai (as Ajit Vachhani)
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Rai Bahadur lives a wealthy lifestyle in Panjim, Goa, along with three brothers, Raman, Kamal, and Ashok along with their respective wives and children. He also has a sister, Shanno, and a daughter, Rinki, who is of marriageable age. Since his business is not doing too well, he asks his US-based friend, Ranjit, for assistance. In response, Ranjit sends his son, Vikramjit, to assist Rai. Vikramjit arrives at the Rai household along with his Secretary and close friend, Veeru, and soon both get involved in assisting the Rai business get back on it's feet. What Rai does not know is that Vikramjit & Veeru are not who they claim to be, but are actually Jai and Veeru, wanted by the Bombay Police and are on India's Most Wanted Criminals. Watch what happens when their photos are telecast on National TV, and the impact this has on the entire Rai clan. Written by rAjOo (gunwanti@hotmail.com)

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£51,234 (UK) (13 April 2001)

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$82,834 (USA) (13 April 2001)
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Sonali Bendre was signed for the film then dropped. She was replaced by Monica Bedi. See more »

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Kamal's wife says she will leave all old things (when she thought she was leaving for the US with her brother-in-law, sister-in-law and husband) for Rinki and Shanno or they will feel their sister-in-law didn't leave them anything. Rinki is actually the daughter of Rai, her brother-in-law. See more »

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References Do Qaidi (1989) See more »

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Jodi No. 1
Sung by Kumar Sanu, Alka Yagnik and Sonu Nigam
Music by Himesh Reshammiya
Lyrics by Sudhakar Sharma
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A very entertaining film, but don't expect a superb story
15 April 2001 | by (Maryland, U.S.A) – See all my reviews

Jodi No.1 is entertaining all the wayyyyyyyyyyy.

Govinda as Veeru is simply excellent. His voice, expression, comic timing is really good.

Sanjay Dutt doesn't lag far behind his co-star. Just like the Jai of Sholay, his character is also serious with comedic touch to it. He has more comedy scenes than in HMJ, and performs well in them. What's surprising about Dutt is that he matches Govinda step by step in all the songs. Unlike HMJ, in Jodi No.1 Dutt manages to hold on his own. Dutt got a much better deal than in HMJ. I think the role should keeps his fans like me happy.

Twinkle and Monica Bedi doesn't have much scope to perform, except look sexy and glamorous. I wasn't too keen on first when I heard Monica was cast opposite Dutt, but she wasn't that bad. She looks very pretty if she gets some good roles, she might make it in Bollywood. Pooja Batra does well in her cameo song.

Anupam Kher, Ashish Vidhiyarti, Mukesh Rishi, Siyaji Shinde, Shakti Kapoor, Sanjay Narveraker (Dedh Phutia of Vaastav) lend good support.

Don't expect a superb story in a DD film. Entertainment wise I give the Jodi No.1 a 8.5 out of 10.


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