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The story revolves around two childhood friends Arjun and Munnu who find a way to get from a small village in India to Wembley as Rock stars, having overcome their personalities.

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Cast

Credited cast:
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Manjeet 'Mannu' Khosla
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Arjun
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Mr. Khosla
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Zoheb Hayaat Khan
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Priya
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Rock fan, person on a queue
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Passerby
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Simon
Mandi Sidhu ...
Maria
Johnny Lynch ...
Paparazzi
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Wasim Hayaat Khan
Chris Wilson ...
Airline Pilot
Manoj Pahwa ...
Bhatinda Resident
Goldy Notay ...
Sima - The Reporter
Roxanne Gregory ...
Pole dancer
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Storyline

Bhatinda-based school-going Arjun wants to follow in his much-maligned grand-father's footsteps and attain fame at the Wembley Stadium much to the chagrin of his father. After the latter's passing, he re-locates to live in Britain with his paternal uncle, and when admonished about his career, runs away. Years later Arjun will attempt to gain fame along with two associates, Zoheb and Wasim, and his sweetheart, Priya. He returns to Bhatinda and asks his childhood slacker and trouble-maker friend, Manjeet Khosla, to also join his band - a decision that will not only cost him his popularity, his career and dreams, but also his love. Written by rAjOo (gunwanti@hotmail.com)

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Live your London Dreams... See more »

Genres:

Musical

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Release Date:

30 October 2009 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Rashque  »

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Box Office

Budget:

INR 200,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

£142,722 (UK) (30 October 2009)

Gross:

£142,722 (UK) (30 October 2009)
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While shooting a song, Ajay Devgn, Asin, Rannvijay Singh and Aditya Roy Kapoor wanted to eat some Haagen-Daaz strawberry cheesecake ice cream. However, there were no Haagen ice cream stores around for nearly ten miles, and production was delayed while someone had to hunt for one to acquire the ice cream. To make up for this, the cast shared two tubs of the cheesecake ice cream with the technicians. See more »

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Tapke Masti
(DJ A-Myth Mix)
Lyrics by Prasoon Joshi
Music by Shankar Mahadevan, Ehsaan Noorani and Loy Mendonsa
Performed by Feroz Khan
Courtesy of Super Cassettes Industries Limited (T-Series)
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7 November 2009 | by (India) – See all my reviews

The film was written 10 years back and a different director was planning it with SRK and Aamir in lead roles

The film finally was made now with Vipul Shah directing it And Ajay and Salman starring together after a decade HUM DIL DE CHUKE SANAM(1999)

The movie however falls short due to it's 90's handling and worst it's loopholes

The film tries to pack in too many commercial ingredients and we also hav the love triangle

Everything is predictable and filmy and too clichéd

There are loopholes like how Ajay runs away from London Airport and makes a place for himself with no one? even the way he starts his band is not convincing The second half gets better with the twist in the tale of Ajay destroying Salman but sadly the climax falls short and the film ends on a bad note

Direction by Vipul Shah is ordinary to below average Music is the worst point, most songs are mediocre

Amongst actors Ajay gives his best shot though he isn't convincing as a Rock singer yet he does superb as the negative role Salman however irritates with his punjabi and talking nonsense he only impresses when he gets drugged and thereon Asin is nothing great just a show piece Ranvijay should stick to MTV Om Puri is okay


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