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Roadside Romeo (2008)

PG  |   |  Animation, Comedy, Family  |  24 October 2008 (India)
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This is the story of Romeo. A dude who was living the life. He had the works - the mansion to live in, the chicks to party with and the cars to be driven around in. Until one day, the ... See full summary »

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Romeo (voice)
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Laila (voice)
Javed Jaffrey ...
Charlie Anna (voice) (as Jaaved Jaaferi)
Vrajesh Hirjee ...
Guru (voice)
Tanaaz Currim Irani ...
Mini (voice) (as Tannaz Irani)
Suresh Menon ...
Interval (voice) (as Suresh N. Menon)
Kiku Sharda ...
Hero English (voice)
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Chhainu (voice)
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This is the story of Romeo. A dude who was living the life. He had the works - the mansion to live in, the chicks to party with and the cars to be driven around in. Until one day, the family he was the favorite pet of, decided to move and left him back, abandoned on the mean streets of Mumbai. Romeo is now faced with situations he has never been in before. He encounters four strays, who scare the daylights out of him. But soon, he smooth talks his way into their hearts and he makes friends. Then, Romeo finds love! He encounters the beautiful, ravishing Laila, the most beautiful girl he has ever seen - and he loses his heart to her at first sight. Finally, he encounters a villain! The dreaded Don of the area - Charlie Anna. The Don who everyone is scared of. So hop on to the adventure as Romeo, wins friendship, love and a new life - inspite of Charlie Anna and his gang! Watch how Romeo turns into - Roadside Romeo! This Diwali - Get ready for a barking good time!! Written by Anonymous

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$41,770 (USA) (24 October 2008)

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$55,202 (USA) (31 October 2008)
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Mediocre CGI animation by Bollywood
26 February 2009 | by (India) – See all my reviews

This is a mediocre attempt at an Indian CGI animated film. It's the same old hackneyed storyline of a typical Bollywood romance with the characters all dogs. There is little evidence of any further imagination on display. The constant references to Yashraj films annoy. The voice work is unremarkable and both Kareena and Saif seem to be essentially reprising their well known off-screen personae. Only Javed Jaffrey leaves an impression as the villain Charlie Anna. One plus point- the animation quality. While not even close to international standards, it's leagues ahead of anything previously made in India.

Overall 4/10


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