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Writer:
R. Balki (written by)
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Release Date:
4 December 2009 (USA) See more »
Genre:
Tagline:
A very rare father-son son-father story...
Plot:
A politician's relationship with his unusually developed son - the child suffers from a disease that causes him to age rapidly, rendering him an old man. Full summary » | Add synopsis »
Awards:
10 wins & 10 nominations See more »
NewsDesk:
(476 articles)
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Paa....!! Go for it.... See more (50 total) »

Cast

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Directed by
R. Balki 
 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
R. Balki  written by

Produced by
Sunil Manchanda .... producer
Mahesh Ramanathan .... co-executive producer
Rajesh Sawhney .... executive producer
Marathe Swanand .... line producer
 
Original Music by
Ilayaraja (music director) (as Ilayaraaja)
 
Cinematography by
P.C. Sreeram 
 
Film Editing by
Anil Naidu 
 
Casting by
Richa Kapur 
 
Art Direction by
Kiran Khanna 
 
Makeup Department
Robin Myriah Hatcher .... special makeup effects production coordinator
Natasha Nischol .... prosthetics makeup artist
Dominie Till .... hair stylist
Dominie Till .... makeup department head
Christien Tinsley .... designer and creator: special makeup effects
Hiroshi Yada .... special makeup effects crew: Tinsley Transfers Inc.
 
Production Management
K.S. Ravindran .... production team
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Abhishek Dogra .... assistant director
Abhishek Dogra .... first assistant director
Ranjit Govind .... assistant director
Suganndha Mehrotra .... assistant director
Jagan Shakti .... assistant director
 
Art Department
Madhura Gokarn .... assistant art director
Ashwini Kale .... assistant art director
Kiran Khanna .... construction coordinator
Jerad Marantz .... concept artist
 
Sound Department
Hitendra Ghosh .... re-recording mixer
Rhitwik Raj Pathak .... associate re-recording mixer
 
Special Effects by
Allison Oliver .... special effects technician
Prasad Patel .... compositing
 
Visual Effects by
Yatin Bhave .... digital compositor
Satyendra Chaturvedi .... roto & cleanup
Santosh Choudhary .... smoke artist
Danish Davis .... digital compositor
Swapnil Hirave .... roto & cleanup artist: Prime Focus
Anish Holla .... render wrangler/render support
Paras Kawa .... digital compositor
Ashutosh Khandelwal .... rendering artist
Swapnil Kulkarni .... cleanup artist
Suryakant Mahunta .... digital compositor
Sameer Malik .... senior compositor
Stephen Mascarenhas .... head of production visual effects
Aziz Merchant .... cleanup artist
Vishram Mondkar .... visual effects artist
Prasenjit Mukherjee .... roto/paint artist
Prasenjit Mukherjee .... visual effects artist
Susheel Peris .... visual effects supervisor
Virendra Prajapati .... compositor
Chandrachur Roy .... motion graphics artist
Ankur Sachdev .... digital compositor
Swapnil Shahane .... rendering artist
Shyam Shrivastava .... cleanup artist
Suryaji Suryavanshi .... digital compositor
Merzin Tavaria .... visual effects supervisor
Parikshit Tyagi .... compositor
Anuj Upadhyay .... digital compositor
Anu Verma .... motion graphics artist
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Rashid Jam .... key grip
Rajesh Madaan .... focus puller
Simon Priestman .... jimmy jib operator
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Chetna Rawat .... assistant costume designer (as Chetna Kapoor)
 
Editorial Department
Rohan Desai .... digital intermediate supervisor
 
Music Department
Amitabh Bachchan .... playback singer
K. Bavatharini .... playback singer
Sunidhi Chauhan .... playback singer
Swanand Kirkire .... lyricist
Bhavatharani R. .... playback singer
Shilpa Rao .... playback singer
Shravan Rathod .... playback singer (as Shravan)
Shaan .... playback singer
 
Other crew
Nikki Anand .... post production assistant
Bruce Patel .... production coordinator
 
Thanks
Gauri Shinde .... special thanks
 

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Additional Details

Runtime:
133 min
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2.35 : 1 See more »
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Did You Know?

Trivia:
Jaya Bhaduri called out the credits at the beginning of the movie. Ironically, this was done by her husband Amitabh Bachchan for her film Bawarchi (1972).See more »
Goofs:
Errors in geography: During the "Mudi Mudi" song sequence covering Vidya and Amol's meeting and courtship in Cambridge, there are a number of close-ups of Brasenose Lane. Brasenose Lane is in Oxford, not Cambridge.See more »
Movie Connections:
Referenced in Kyaa Super Kool Hain Hum (2012)See more »
Soundtrack:
Mudhi Mudhi Ittefaq SeSee more »

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17 out of 27 people found the following review useful.
Paa....!! Go for it...., 5 December 2009
Author: mujtabashareef from India

Paa...a great movie...

I have seen it yesterday....loved it...story is simple and subtle, the characters are really very good...

Big B...he has shown his one more form of acting, no one could compete him on this.... He enacted the role of a 13 year old boy with so sincerity , that in Auro you will never be able to see that its him who is enacting this character.... Auro is a gem....

Vidya Balan as a unwed mother is good to see...she has proved her mettle once again after very long, thats after Parineeta.... she looked beautiful in sari's....

Abhishek Bachan has enacted the role of a Young Indian Politicain sincerely...if all India Politicians, become like him, we wont have any more corruption in India...

Paresh Rawal is good in a brief role and Bum is exceptional...

Technically, the movie is very well directed and the dialouges are very good... R Balki is a very good director and Paa is another feather in his Cap after Cheeni Kum....

Music by the maestro Ilaiyaraja is very good and soft on ears, Paa Theme is the best...

Go for it with your Family... This is for all ages from 6 to 60...

My Ratings..

Perfomrances... 10/10 Story and Direction ... 9/10 Music ... 10/10 Overall... 9/10

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