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Two copywriter brothers and their apprentice compete in a music contest.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
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Deep
Rahul Bose ...
Rishi
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Shanti
Rinke Khanna ...
Nicki
Riya Sen ...
Preeti
Ikra Khatri ...
Muskaan (as Ikraa Khatri)
Manmauji ...
The Watchman
Goolistan Gandhi ...
Mrs. Pinto
Raja Vaid ...
Vijay
Sangeeta Chauhan ...
Neha
Hafiz Khan ...
The Liftman
Dinyar Contractor ...
Archana Puran Singh ...
Ms. Voluptuous
Vijayendra Ghatge ...
Mr. Kapoor
Shashikala ...
Shanti's mother
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The jobs of "Sholay" obsessed Deep and Rishi are on the line with their advertising firm if they do not come up with a one-liner for Mr. Roy's condoms. While Deep resides with his pregnant wife, Shanti, and a daughter, Muskaan; Rishi has separated from his wife, Nicki, and depends on Shanti for meals, apprehending a bitter divorce. When the time comes close to delivering her child, Shanti's mom moves in them temporarily, much to the chagrin of Deep. Shanti would like Nicki and Rishi to meet and patch-up their differences, however, Rishi knows that Nicki is having an affair with her attorney, and is not inclined in this direction. The main obsession for Deep and Rishi is Bollywood's music maestro, Rahul Dev Burman; and 'Jhankaar Beats' a contest they had competed to win in vain. With the deadline for Mr. Roy's one-liner closing in, Rishi gets an offer to work in America, jeopardizing any chance the group may have for competing in the upcoming 'Jhankaar Beats'. Written by rAjOo (gunwanti@hotmail.com)

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Thodi masti, thodi yaari, thoda pyaar


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Jhankaar - Theme Song
Written by Vishal Dadlani
Composed by Shekhar Ravjiani and Vishal Dadlani
Performed by Sudesh Bhonsle
Courtesy of BMG Crescendo Music (India)
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One line ... I loved it!!
18 February 2004 | by (Koblenz, Germany) – See all my reviews

This is actually the very first Bollywood I've ever seen ... and I really enjoyed myself. It's a must see also for people like me who have never seen a Bollywood film in their life.

Give it a try ... you won't be disappointed!


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