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De Dana Dan (2009)

Two down on their luck men tries to kidnap a wealthy businesswoman's dog to demand a hefty ransom from her. Things goes haywire when the dog goes missing and plan begins to deteriorate, leading to further chaos and confusion.

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Nitin Bankar
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Ram Mishra
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Anjali Kakkad
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Manpreet B. Oberoi
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Harbans Chaddha
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Brijmohan Oberoi
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Kaala Krishna Murari
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Dagdu
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Kakkad
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Pammi H. Chaddha
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Paramjeet Singh Lamba
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Kamini Kaur Lamba
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Mamu
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Anu Chopra
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Singapore-based Nitin Bankar's education was paid for by his employer, Kuljeet Kaur, and he, after the passing of his father, works as an unpaid maid-chauffeur for her until such time he pays off whatever she had spent. He is in love with gorgeous Anjali Kakkad but her father refuses to give his consent for this alliance. Desperate to get out of this situation, Nitin attempts suicide, albeit in vain, and then cooks up a scheme to abduct Kuljeet's pet, Mulchand, demand a hefty ransom, and then marry Anjali. He seeks assistance from his equally deadbeat-courier deliveryman, Ram Mishra, who wants to wed tall and pretty Manpreet Oberoi, and both book a room in Pan Pacific Hotel. However, Murphy's Law and a host of assorted characters get involved - resulting in hilarious and uncontrollable chaos. Written by rAjOo (gunwanti@hotmail.com)

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27 November 2009 (USA)  »

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Aise Ko Taisa  »

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INR 1,000,000 (estimated)

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$577,381, 29 November 2009, Limited Release

Gross USA:

$944,979, 13 December 2009
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A remake of the malayalam blockbuster comedy thriller Vettom See more »

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Akshay's hairstyle changes in some scenes. See more »

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De Dana Dan
Written by Sameer
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Amazing... movie. Funiest Movie of this year 2009
27 November 2009 | by See all my reviews

Its full of Gags for word go. You will continuously laugh out loud from the word go for 2.45 hrs. Story is quite similar to normal Priyadarshan type Hera Peri in the movie that will grip you to seats till end and roll you all over laughing. Ease your tension and enjoy ! Though I missed Akki in latter half. :( Music is not good. But two songs Pisa Pisa and U and I are mesmerizing. All n all this is the best movie of this year. If you like movie like APKGK then this one will take you off the seats. Akshay is at its best. And whole gang of all the actors have performed amazing well. Especially Jonny.

GO and Have FUN. :)


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