Waisa Bhi Hota Hai Part II (2003)

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After being asked to leave by his Policewoman fiancee, Agni Sinha (Sandhya Mridul), Punit Sanyal (Arshad Warsi) is lying drunk on a street bench in Bombay, when he comes across a wounded ... See full summary »



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Cast overview, first billed only:
Puneet Sayal
Prashant Narayanan ...
Sandhya Mridul ...
Inspector Agni Sinha
Pratima Kazmi ...
Ganga Chauhan
Anant Jog ...
Pankaj Saraswat ...
Suchitra Pillai-Malik ...
Shalu (as Suchitra Pillai)
Barista Trio (as Ranveer Shourie)
John Owen ...
Barista Trio
Shruti Seth ...
Barista Trio
Maria Goretti ...
Item Girl (as Maria Goretti-Warsi)
Ganesh Acharya ...
Dancer in 'Laundiya' sequence
Rabbi Shergill ...
Singer in 'Laundiya' sequence
Jabain ...
Additional dancer in 'Laundiya' Sequence


After being asked to leave by his Policewoman fiancee, Agni Sinha (Sandhya Mridul), Punit Sanyal (Arshad Warsi) is lying drunk on a street bench in Bombay, when he comes across a wounded man on the street, shot at by hoodlums owing allegiance to Gangleader, Gangu Tai (Pratima Kazmi). He decides to assist this male, Vishnu (Prashant Narayanan), owing allegiance to yet another crime boss, Ganpat Mohite (Anant Jog). Vishnu and Punit become close friends, though Punit is not asked to participate in any criminal activity. When Ganpat finds out that Punit's brother was a police informer, and his fiancee a policewoman, he instructs Vishnu to kill Punit, but Vishnu does not do so, and Ganpat issues instructions to have him killed also. In the meantime, Punit is abducted by Gangu Tai and held there. Gangu has taken a liking to Punit, as he reminds her of her son. When the police start an investigation against Gangu Tai, they assign Agni to go and arrest her, which she does. When Gangu is ... Written by rAjOo (gunwanti@hotmail.com)

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a not normal-urban film


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Though the movie is called "Part II", Parts I & III are in the same movie too! It is not a sequel. See more »


Punit Sanyal: Girlfriend is in police, brother a police rat, friend a shooter. How did I become a writer?
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Pulp Fiction in Mumbai?
7 May 2007 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Punit (Arshad Warsi) is a copywriter for an ad agency in Mumbai, has a falling out with his cop girlfriend Agni (Sandhya Mridul), ends up sleeping on the street and saves the life of an underworld bad guy Vishnu (Prashant Narayanan). A strange friendship develops between Punit and Vishnu that is hard for Vishnu's boss Ganpat and his arch nemesis Gangu-Tai to comprehend. A band of drinking Sikhs, Mahima Chaudhary (as herself), a newspaper reading trio, and several singers all play a part in the story, although some merely to confuse the deliberately zig zag narrative. Punit wants to get out of Mumbai and retire to Nainital. His dream becomes real in a most unusual way! The movie has excellent performances by Arshad and Prashant, the female Don is hilarious, Sandhya Mridul is good, the usual gang of goons do their job well, but for me the show stealers are the paggad wearing boys who shake it up in a night club! I wanted to get up and dance with them. The story is inspired by many a Tarantino, Coen Brothers film and happily gives them due credit!

The music is excellent and gave rise to two great singing careers, Kailash Kher and Rabbi Shergill. The songs are lovely but I love that My name is .. Bhangra number, wacky and toe tapping good. The film is unusual, sustains interest throughout and is worth a watch.

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