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Michael, Arjun and Lallan, three men from three different stratas of society, cross paths one morning in Calcutta and change one another's lives forever.

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Cast

Credited cast:
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Michael Mukherjee
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Lallan Singh
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Sashi Biswas
Vivek Oberoi ...
Arjun Balachandran
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Mira
Esha Deol ...
Radhika
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Prosonjit Bhatacharya
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Gopal Singh
Anant Nag ...
Arjun's Father
Vijay Raaz ...
Dablu
Loveleen Mishra ...
Shobha
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Abhinav Kashyap ...
Trilok
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Storyline

Michael (Ajay Devgan) , Arjun (Vivek Oberoi) and Lallan (Abhishek Bachchan) are three young men in Kolkata , with different ideals and objectives . Michael is an idealistic youth leader who dreams of a better India being created by the youth power . Arjun is a self-centered , opportunistic , easygoing fellow whose objective is to immigrate to a developed country and make big money . Lallan is a goon who works for Prosenjit Chatterjee (Om Puri) , an immoral politician . The lives of these three different people become intertwined following a murder attempt and an accident in broad daylight on the Hooghly bridge . Written by Soumitra

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22 May 2004 (India)  »

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Howrah Bridge  »

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Budget:

INR 100,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

£57,889 (UK) (21 May 2004)

Gross:

$280,100 (USA) (28 May 2004)
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Trivia

Simran makes an uncredited appearance in the movie. She can be seen in the same room with the other members of Michael's (Ajay Devgan) party. This is during the meeting after Michael's return from the hospital when they are deciding is they should stand in the elections. Simran is wearing a white top. See more »

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In all the scenes that are shot in rain, you can see the sun light, people's shadow and clear blue skies. See more »

Connections

Alternate-language version of Ayitha Ezhuthu (2004) See more »

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Kabhi Neem Neem
Written by Mehboob
Composed by A.R. Rahman
Performed by Madhushree and A.R. Rahman
Courtesy of Venus Records and Tapes Ltd.
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Brilliant
21 June 2006 | by (Baltimore, US) – See all my reviews

The main reasons to watch this film are Mani Ratnam, A.R.Rahman, and Abishek Bachan.

There is not much of a story but the screenplay is awesome. The way Mani shows the three men from different walks of life meet on a bridge three times and their flashbacks is refreshingly new.

I think it should have been publicized well before they released this film. It deserved a hit.

I have also seen the Telugu version, in which Madhavan's performance is outstanding.

All in all, a new cinematic experience.


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