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Singh Is Kinng (2008)

A comic caper about Happy Singh, a Punjabi villager who goes through a series of misadventures and eventually becomes the Kinng of the Australian underworld.

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Sonia
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Rose Lady / Sonia's mother
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Puneet
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Mika / Puneet's father
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Pankaj Udhas
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Dilbagh Singh
Kamal Chopra ...
Gurbaksh 'Guruji' Singh
Sudhanshu Pandey ...
Raftaar
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Vivica Mitra ...
Woman at party - casino - and wedding
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Australian Indian Man
Ingrid Breitfelder ...
Dancer
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Happy Singh lives in a small village in Punjab. He is always compassionate and helpful, but often ends up causing more damage so much so that the Village Panchayat gets together to reprimand him. When the community gets news that one of their residents, Lakhanpal Singh, is an underworld don in Australia, they decide to delegate someone to counsel him. The villagers chose Happy, so that they can get rid of him. Happy's ticket and other costs are paid for, and the Panchayat even asks a reluctant Rangeela to accompany him. Due to a mix-up, both end up in Egypt, leading to romance in Happy's life when he meets with Sonia, a Criminologist, who would prefer to have criminals killed than reform them. Both friends do find their way to Australia, where they locate Lakhanpal, who humiliates them and asks them to leave. Both befriend a boutique owner and live in her house. When rival goons attack Lakhanpal, Happy rescues him, and gets him hospitalized. Lakhanpal does recover, but is paralyzed. ... Written by rAjOo (gunwanti@hotmail.com)

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Summer 2008: The gang of Punjab arrives with a bang!


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AUD 1,000,000 (estimated)
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Trivia

The original title of the film was " Singh The King". See more »

Goofs

puneet was going alone to Egypt then how come he had two tickets that rangeela and happy could take. See more »

Quotes

Julie: [Addressing to the King]
Julie: Even death is so scared of him... as much as the film industry is scared of piracy
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Crazy Credits

Snoop Dog features in the credits singing 'Sing is King' in Rap style. Finally he wears a turban and dresses like a Sardar. Aneez Bazmi appears in the end and says 'Cut'. See more »

Connections

Spoofed in Ready Steady Bhaag (2015) See more »

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Bas Ek Kinng
(Tiger Style Mix)
Written by Mayur Puri
Composed by Pritam Chakraborty
Performed by Neeraj Shridhar, Mika Singh, Harshdeep Kaur and Ashiesh Pandit
Courtesy of Junglee Music
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Pure unadulterated fun !!
7 August 2008 | by See all my reviews

Just came back from preview screening of this movie. Its a Hilarious Comedy, we were literally in fits due to laughter. Akshay Kumar steals the show, nothing unexpected. But from the time he makes an entry, you know this is going to be one roller coaster ride. And he is supported very well by rest of the cast, however Katrina Kaif is there doing what she does the best, look good. She has nothing much to do in the movie. But I feel that this could have been a much better movie, the title of the movie had lot more potential, however I was not expecting much from Anees Bazmee. But yes, if you love Akshay Kumar, and do not might couple of hours of side splitting comedy, then go for it..


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