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Lage Raho Munna Bhai (2006)

Munna Bhai embarks on a journey with Mahatma Gandhi in order to fight against a corrupt property dealer.

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Jhanvi
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Victor D'Souza
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Simran L. Singh
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Lakhbir 'Lucky' Singh
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Kkhurana
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D'Souza (as Pareekshit Sahani)
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Batuk Maharaj
Supriya Shukla ...
Lucky's wife
Achyut Potdar ...
2nd Innings' resident
Atmaram Bhende ...
Atmaram, the old father
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Bomie E. Dotiwala ...
Bomi Uncle (as Bomi Dotivala)
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Storyline

A hilarious underworld gangster known as Munna Bhai falls comically in love with a radio host by the name of Jahnvi, who runs an elders' home, which is taken over by an unscrupulous builder, who gets the residents kicked out ironically with the help of Munna's sidekick, Circuit, while Munna is busy romancing Jahnvi elsewhere. Munna, who is now masquerading as a Professor specializing in the life of Mahatma Gandhi, must now battle his very own forces and the builder - but he has one ally on his side - none other than the great man - Mahatma Gandhi himself. Only trouble is that Munna may have problems convincing everyone about this presence - as he is apparently is the only one who can see and hear him. Written by Sumitra (corrected by Carrie)

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Munnabhai meets Mahatma Gandhi

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1 September 2006 (USA)  »

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INR 120,000,000 (estimated)

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£233,158 (UK) (1 September 2006)
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The original script for the sequel was supposed to be based on lawyers, as a follow up to the doctor story in Munna Bhai M.B.B.S. (2003). Rajkumar Hirani was not happy with the script and continued working for 2 years to develop the perfect sequel. A few scenes involving lawyers were nevertheless incorporated in this movie. See more »

Quotes

Jhanvi: Do you walk on the path shown by Mahatma Gandhi?
Murli Prasad Sharma - Munna Bhai: Of course! I walk 3 miles everyday on Mahatma gandhi Street
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Lage Raho Munna Bhai
Written by Swanand Kirkire
Composed by Shantanu Moitra
Performed by Vinod Rathod
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One of the best movies in recent times!
2 September 2006 | by (London) – See all my reviews

This is one the excellent movie that refreshed me to the core. A classic Vinod Chopra production, this movie does not only fulfill high expectations of the audience, being a sequel of Munnabhai MBBS, but exceeds it.

A decent and hilarious comedy throughout, you can watch this movie with family and realize that superb comedy can be created even without vulgarity.

On acting front, it is difficult to rank the actors as everyone has made his role alive. Sanjay Datt (Munnabhai), Circuit (Arshad Varsi) & Bomman Irani (Lucky Singh) have given their best performances.

Cinematography is excellent and songs are appropriate to the situations.

SO what is the best thing about this movie? Unlike most big-budget-glamorous Bollywood flicks, this movie entertains you, and still makes you think.

It carries a message for today's generation!


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