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A conman Roy, gets dumped by his girl-friend. Then he finds out he has a fatal disease. On the verge of death, he resolves to do some good, by helping his apprentice Dittu hoodwink the mobster who hurt his (Dittu's) family.

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Roy Kapoor
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Simran "Simmi" Ahuja
Ritesh Deshmukh ...
Aditya "Dittu" Srivastav (as Riteish)
Nana Patekar ...
Chandrakant 'Chandru' Parekh
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
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Doorman at Five Star
Tinnu Anand ...
Parimal Bajaj
Hayat Asif ...
Chandru's Man 1
Ram Awana ...
Chandru's Man 2
Rajesh Balwani ...
Pratish Shah
Dipak Chauhan ...
Man at Shooting 1 (as Deepak Chauhan)
Deepak Dadhwal ...
Mr. Ahuja (as Deepak Dharwal)
Vallabh Gada ...
Doctor 2
Dinkar Gavande ...
Barber
Carol Gracias ...
Dancer in end credit music video
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Dr. Bhalerao
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Roy is leading a dual life . His girlfriend Simi believes he is an honest person while the reality is quite different. Roy is actually a professional conman who dupes innocent people as easily as he swats flies. When Simi comes to know of the reality, she is heartbroken and ditches Roy for ever. Roy repents but it seems like it's too late now. One day Roy bumps into Aditya "Dittu" Shrivastav who is an amateur conman. Dittu implores Roy to teach him the tricks of his trade, but Roy disagrees. One night, Roy collapses while crossing a road and visits Dr. Bhalerao for a medical checkup. It is revealed that Roy has a brain tumour and has very little time. He bumps into Dittu again and this time he agrees to take Dittu under his wing and teach him the basics of the art of conning. Together they zero in on a big "fish" - a shady hotel owner named Chandru and proceed to lure him into their master plan. Written by Soumitra

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This December he will bluff friends... bluff lovers... bluff death? See more »


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£85,437 (UK) (16 December 2005)

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$718,956 (USA) (20 January 2006)
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Abhishek landed his vocals for the first time for the song Right Here Right Now. See more »

Quotes

Simmi: [timidly] So should I go Chandru bhai?
Chandru: Hey don't say bhai! I get very emotional!
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References Sholay (1975) See more »

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Come Fishing / Bluffmaster! Theme
Produced by Sameeruddin
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Story of an overconfident conman !
11 April 2006 | by (toronto) – See all my reviews

A conman to the core who loves taking lethal risks for the joyride and the money finds it difficult to mend his ways after his lover finds about his reality. A rookie thief who bumps into the con-master, begs him to teach him the tricks of the trade and becomes his sidekick. What follows then is fun, adventure and a dangerous mission. You have to pay special attention to the events, characters and their dialogs. This is because all things have unapparent significance. Bluffmaster is shot entirely in Mumbai and surprisingly makes it look good. Abhishek is definitely matured and Ritesh is good fun. Actress Priyanka looks great and acts just right, nothing overdone. A thriller with a cool attitude and good music that keeps you glued till the end. Smart one liners, good aesthetics, pacey storytelling make this an offbeat bollywood flick. If you like good movies , don't miss this one. And yes the end makes sense.


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