MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 18,480 this week

Paisa Vasool (2004)

 -  Comedy  -  9 January 2004 (India)
4.8
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 4.8/10 from 91 users  
Reviews: 4 user | 2 critic

After a chance encounter at a club the struggling actress Baby decides to move in with Maria, a withdrawn divorcee who is having financial troubles and run-ins with the maffia. By accident ... See full summary »

Director:

0Check in
0Share...

On Disc

at Amazon

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 710 titles
created 23 Sep 2011
 
a list of 4225 titles
created 12 Dec 2011
 
a list of 1358 titles
created 06 Aug 2012
 
a list of 388 titles
created 21 Jul 2013
 
a list of 591 titles
created 9 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Paisa Vasool" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Paisa Vasool (2004)

Paisa Vasool (2004) on IMDb 4.8/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Paisa Vasool.
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Adventure | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

A greatest Asian love story, an unforgettable tale about passion, death and reincarnation. A mesmerizing Himalayan epic that spans two centuries, from the Silk Route of the early 19th century to the bustling metropolis of modern-day Tokyo.

Director: Pan Nalin
Stars: Milind Soman, Mylène Jampanoï, Naseeruddin Shah
Zinda (2006)
Action | Adventure | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  

A man, taken and locked up for 14 years without any sane reason, is suddenly released, and has 4 days to figure out why this was done to him.

Director: Sanjay Gupta
Stars: Sanjay Dutt, John Abraham, Lara Dutta
Ghanchakkar (2013)
Comedy | Crime | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

A safe cracker claims he has lost his memory when two criminals come calling for their cut of the bank heist loot.

Director: Raj Kumar Gupta
Stars: Emraan Hashmi, Vidya Balan, Parvin Dabas
Mixed Doubles (2006)
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

To spice up his life, a husband asks his wife to swap him for another male, while he swaps her for the other male's wife.

Director: Rajat Kapoor
Stars: Konkona Sen Sharma, Ranvir Shorey, Koel Purie
Musical | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.7/10 X  

Autistic Indraneel Thakur, who works for a living as a waiter in a Café in India, has a body of a grown man and mind of a seven year old. One day while closing the café, a young woman named... See full summary »

Director: Harry Baweja
Stars: Ajay Devgn, Sushmita Sen, Esha Deol
Drama | Musical | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.9/10 X  

A tale of two different musicians, dramatically different but united in their passion for music, set against the backdrop of the international music industry.

Director: Suneel Darshan
Stars: Bobby Deol, Upen Patel, Celina Jaitly
Gulaal (2009)
Crime | Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  

A law student witnesses the struggles of the Rajputs, deception, homicide, and crime after being elected as General Secretary of his college.

Director: Anurag Kashyap
Stars: Kay Kay Menon, Raj Singh Chaudhary, Jesse Randhawa
Market (2003)
Drama | Musical
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.4/10 X  

When newly married bride, Neelu, was brought in the brothel by her husband, Appa Rao, on false pretences, Muskaan Bano, a courtesan for several years, also remembered her unfortunate story.... See full summary »

Director: Jay Prakash
Stars: Manisha Koirala, Suman Ranganathan, Aryan Vaid
Shool (1999)
Action | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

Police Inspector Samar Pratap Singh is transferred to Motihari, in the Indian state of Bihar, along with his wife, Manjari and a daughter. He is honest and diligent and these attributes ... See full summary »

Director: Eeshwar Nivas
Stars: Manoj Bajpayee, Raveena Tandon, Sayaji Shinde
Shoonya (2006)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Director: Arindam Mitra
Stars: Sohrab Ardeshir, Seema Biswas, Tulip Joshi
Crime | Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

A British woman faces challenges while attempting to locate her father in India.

Director: Anurag Kashyap
Stars: Kalki Koechlin, Prashant Prakash, Naseeruddin Shah
No Problem I (2010)
Action | Comedy | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.8/10 X  

Bank robbers, diamond thieves, the homicide of a minister, a hyper wife are just some of the challenges faced by a bumbling senior police officer.

Director: Anees Bazmee
Stars: Anil Kapoor, Sanjay Dutt, Kangana Ranaut
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
...
Maria Mhatre
Sushmita Sen ...
Baby
Sushant Singh ...
Johnny Rozario
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Mukesh Ahuja
Tinnu Anand ...
Uncleji
Makrand Deshpande ...
Biryani
Rajkumar Kanojia
Rakhi Sawant
Nishi Singh
Kunal Vijaykar
Anil Yadav
Edit

Storyline

After a chance encounter at a club the struggling actress Baby decides to move in with Maria, a withdrawn divorcee who is having financial troubles and run-ins with the maffia. By accident the two women overhear a conversation in which a man confesses committing a robbery to his girlfriend. The two women decide to blackmail him for a piece of the action. Unfortunately the robbers have no intention of just rolling over... Written by Ace_of_Hearts

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Comedy

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

9 January 2004 (India)  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

(DVD)

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Absolute crap but watch it for Sush
5 April 2011 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I was fooled into watching this film because Manisha Koirala produced it. I was so disappointed after watching Paisa Vasool and I am regretting my decision to watch this film.

The story is directly lifted from the Hollywood flick 'High Heels and Low Lifes.' Maria (Manisha Koirala) is a loner and a divorcée who has run away from her cruel and immoral cop husband. The only source of her income is a bakery which barely helps her make two ends meet. By a chance encounter, she meets the bubbly Baby (Sushmita Sen) who is a struggling actress from Delhi. Baby is having a hard time making it big in the industry because of her height. Maria and Baby become fast friends and the latter decides to move in with her newfound friend. It is then that Baby learns that Maria is being constantly harassed by the local goons who want to throw her out of her bungalow. The situation takes a turn when the girls overhear a conversation (via a cross connection) where a robber confesses to steal Rs. 3 crores from a jeweler to his demanding girlfriend. Baby decides to blackmail the robber into giving them half of the loot. Though Maria initially develops a cold feet, she agrees after Baby talks her into it. As the story develops, the girls find it incredibly hard to recover the cash as people around them start getting murdered. Now Maria and Baby must hatch a plan to avenge the murders and recover their money.

Direction is very weak. No wonder because this movie is directed by a first-timer Srinivas Bhashyam.The movie gets too boring in the second half and the director puts too many unnecessary scenes to fill in the length. The editor should've chopped off a half of the scenes in the second half but then there would've been problems about the film's length. Music is pretty good but nothing great.

I was very disappointed with Manisha Koirala. She looks fat and old. But I guess the story needed her to be that way. And also adding to her minuses, she wears spectacles throughout the movie. Also, Koirala should give up the idea of producing low budget films. The only highlight of Paisa Vasool is Sushmita Sen. Sush was the only reason I sat throughout this boring movie till the end. She was unbelievably funny and she was the one to look out for in many scenes.

I would rate this movie 2/10. Just watch it for Sush but don't expect anything else.


0 of 1 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Discuss Paisa Vasool (2004) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?