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Jeetu
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Anjali
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Radheysham Tiwari
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'Raddiwala' Tejabhai alias Kachara Seth
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Raja
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Popat Seth
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Jeetu's mom
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Dulari
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Anil
Jyoti Joshi ...
Madhuri (as Jyothi Joshi)
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Inspector Waghmare
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The story of a bunch of misfits whose misconception about each others backgrounds end up in a series of chaotic, yet comic outcomes. Aftab and Rimi play two strangers who have to pretend that are a married couple in order to get a place to live. Paresh Rawal plays a rich, yet ground to earth businessman whose business is named after his wife Anjali. Akshaye Khanna plays a young man starting a new business in electronic ware. Things get complicated when Rimi Sen goes to Paresh Rawal's house in search of a job & meets Akshaye Khanna who falls in love with her thinking she is Paresh Rawal's daughter. Paresh Rawal's wife thinks that he is having an affair with Rimi Sen & while Paresh Rawal thinks his wife is having an affair with Akshaye Khanna due to Rimi Sen and her having the same name. Then comes in Shakti Kapoor whose daughter falls in love with a guy pretending to be Paresh Rawal's son and soon everything gets out of control. Written by Neo, Wellington, NZ

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Chandu (Aftab Shivdasani's character)'s father's name is Baburao Ganpatrao Apte, which is a reference to another popular Priyadarshan comedy movie Herapheri from 2000. It's shown in the classified that Popat Seth reads in the newspaper about Chandu's disappearance. See more »

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[in the middle of a fight Radhesham finds his servant, Pandu and realizes that his servant lead him into a lot of troubls and ran away with the excuse of his fathers death]
Radheysham Tiwari: Pandu,
[catching his collar]
Radheysham Tiwari: your father died right? Now his son will die!
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Hungama
Written by Sameer
Composed by Nadeem Saifi and Shravan Rathod
Performed by Shaan
Courtesy of Venus Records and Tapes Ltd.
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intricate plot delivers the laughs
5 December 2004 | by (Florida, USA) – See all my reviews

I watched this movie because I'm an Akshaye Khanna nut. Although I was sad to see he wasn't in more scenes, clearly it's better to have a supporting role (with top billing!) in a good film than the lead in a bad one.

The plot of this story has so many twists and turns that whomever wrote it should get a literary award. The way the characters are linked together is truly clever and hilarious. I think this movie is 10 times funnier than Hera Pheri.

And, none of the actors disappoint! How great is that?

Very entertaining. 9 out of 10


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