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Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara (2011)

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Three friends decide to turn their fantasy vacation into reality after one of their number becomes engaged.

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Imraan Qureshi
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Natasha Arora
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Nuria
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Raahila Qureshi
Mandi Sidhu ...
Rohini
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Nikhil (as Raghav Chanana)
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Zoya
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Kabir's Father
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Natasha's father
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Tanya Arora
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Storyline

Three friends decide to turn their fantasy vacation into reality after one of their number becomes engaged.

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3 young men take a holiday that changes their lives forever


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Release Date:

15 July 2011 (India)  »

Also Known As:

Csak egyszer élsz  »

Box Office

Budget:

INR 550,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$670,258 (USA) (22 July 2011)

Gross:

$3,076,226 (USA) (26 August 2011)
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Trivia

Anupam Kher played the role of Imran's (Farhan Akhtar) adoptive father (referred as faisal or abu) in a flashback scene that was cut from the final film. See more »

Goofs

When Hrithik and his friends see off Katrina and her friend at the hotel, Katrina asks for her friend's bike, at that time Katrina is wearing a pink top, then she follows Hrithik and they kiss, she is wearing a different top. See more »

Quotes

Laila: After achieving so much, are you happy? Do you miss something? Take time out for those things that really make you happy, like cooking...
Arjun: Ya, well that's the plan. I will retire after 40...
Laila: How do you know you will live till 40? Seize the day my friend!
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Connections

Referenced in Poola Rangadu (2012) See more »

Soundtracks

Dil Dhadakne Do
Sung by Shankar Mahadevan, Suraj Jagan, Joi Barua
Lyrics by Javed Akhtar
Composed by Shankar Mahadevan, Ehsaan Noorani & Loy Mendonsa
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Be Yourself...!
15 July 2011 | by (Reno, Nevada) – See all my reviews

No Farhan Akhtar movie has disappointed me - whether he stars in it or directs it. I am not claiming that he makes great movies - I am merely agreeing that his films are funny, intelligent and definitely entertaining.

The Hrithik-Farhan-Abhay trio have done a fabulous job. Incidentally, Katrina too is associated with a movie that makes more sense than all her prior films put-together. There are many instances in the movie where it appears that the actors are being themselves rather than actually acting - which is also the underlying theme of the movie. Be yourself and follow your heart, wherever you go, whatever you do.

Credit should be given to director Zoya Akhtar. This movie proves that her previous, Luck By Chance (2009) was not just luck. Cinematography and art direction have also been handled well. It was very refreshing to see Indian actors in casual street clothes holidaying in Spain. However, Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy are getting way too repetitive with their tunes, many songs give us a feeling that we have heard them before.

This is a summer movie that will give you what you seek - humor and entertainment. Wouldn't it be really fun if we could go on a nice little vacation and figure out what we want to do in life ? Wish life could be that simple.


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