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Writers:
Sameer (lyrics)
Mayur Puri (additional dialogue)
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Release Date:
1 April 2011 (India) See more »
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Plot:
Unable to get accepted, four academically-challenged students decide to open their own college. Full summary » | Add synopsis »
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Where were the Cameos ? See more (10 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order)

Arshad Warsi ... Google

Riteish Deshmukh ... Baaji Rao (as Ritesh Deshmukh)

Jackky Bhagnani ... Ritesh Virani (as Jacky Bhagnani)

Puja Gupta ... Pooja Nigam

Chandan Roy Sanyal ... Vishnu Vardhan

Angad Bedi ... Nanj Nair
Akbar Khan ... Cameo

Darshan Jariwala ... Virani
Vijay Kashyap ... Nair

Mahesh Thakur ... Nigam
Rameshwari ... Narayani Nair (as Rameshwari Seth)

Boman Irani ... School Principal
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Prayas Choudhary ... Prayas

Sahil Khan
Ashish Ranglani ... Ganji maker

Sushmita Sen ... Cameo
Aasif Shah ... Akash
Prince Shah ... Shishir
Shayamlal ... Chotu

Mallika Sherawat ... Cameo

Himani Shivpuri ... Herself - Judge at Function
Arshad Varshi ... Google

Vivek Vaswani ... Teacher

Mithun Chakraborty ... Minister (uncredited)

Directed by
Remo 
 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Vipul Binjola  additional dialogue
Tushar Hiranandani  screenplay
Aakash Kaushik  additional dialogue
Mayur Puri  additional dialogue
Mayur Puri  screenplay
Sameer  lyrics
Sameer Sharma  additional dialogue
Rishi Virmani  additional dialogue

Produced by
Vashu Bhagnani .... producer
Zia Khan .... line producer
Amit Khedekar .... line producer
Vishal Singh .... line producer
 
Original Music by
Jigar Saraiya (background & music) (as Sachin - Jigar)
 
Cinematography by
Vijay Kumar Arora (director of photography)
 
Film Editing by
Manan Sagar 
 
Production Design by
Aparna Sud 
 
Costume Design by
Amrita Sarkar (costumes designed by)
 
Makeup Department
Ayesha DeVitre .... hair stylist
 
Production Management
S. Zaheer Ahmed .... production manager
Suraj Gupta .... production manager
Swati Sharma .... assistant production manager
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Stanley D'Costa .... associate director
Deepak Dwivedi .... assistant director
Nekko Sha .... assistant director
Pankaj Shukla .... making director
Nitin Wagh .... associate director
 
Art Department
Sheena Dsouza .... assistant art director
Tejass Korya .... assistant art director
 
Sound Department
Leslie Fernandes .... re-recording mixer
Kingshuk Moran .... assistant sound re-recording mixer
Souvik Phukan .... assistant sound re-recording mixer
Aravind Vijayakumar .... adr engineer (as Aravind V. Kumar)
 
Visual Effects by
Shudhdodhan Milind Ambhore .... rotoscope artist: Prime Focus Ltd
Aditya Badekar .... vfx production coordinator
Santosh Choudhary .... smoke editor
Hardik Govindya .... motion graphic artist
Abhijeet Lamture .... senior matte painting artist
Rohit More .... roto artist
Abhijit Patil .... digital compositor
Craig Pereira .... vfx: line producer
Susheel Peris .... visual effects supervisor
Virendra Prajapati .... compositor
Shyam Shrivastava .... cleanup artist
Sutrayepavankumar .... digital compositor
Sunil Kumar Yadav .... roto artist
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Karan B. Rawat .... additional cinematographer (as Karan Bahadur Rawat)
Rajiv Sharma .... first assistant camera
Rajeev Shrivastava .... director of photography: second unit (as Rajeev Shrivastav)
Nawaraj Krishna Thapa .... assistant camera
 
Casting Department
Taran Bajaj .... casting assistant
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Kirti Kolwankar .... costume supervisor
Maria Tharakan .... assistant costume designer
 
Editorial Department
Rohan Desai .... digital intermediate supervisor
Sandeep Kurup .... associate editor
Chetan Solanki .... associate editor
 
Music Department
Atif Aslam .... playback singer
Neuman Pinto .... playback singer
Vijay Prakash .... playback singer
Jigar Saraiya .... music director
Jigar Saraiya .... playback singer (as Jigar)
Neeraj Shridhar .... playback singer
Mika Singh .... playback singer
 
Other crew
Amit Khedekar .... promotions
Alnoor Merchant .... digital campaign
Shailini Vijay Naik .... production coordinator
Durgesh Raje .... Visual Post Production
Remo .... choreographer
 
Thanks
Mithun Chakraborty .... special thanks
 

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120 min
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Did You Know?

Trivia:
This is a remake of the 2006 movie AcceptedSee more »
Movie Connections:
Remake of Accepted (2006)See more »
Soundtrack:
Fully FaltuSee more »

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11 out of 19 people found the following review useful.
Where were the Cameos ?, 1 April 2011
Author: A_Voice from India

I had not seen Steve Pink's Accepted, so I can't say to what extent F.A.L.T.U was copied. But I have heard that it is a complete Rip off.

F.A.L.T.U was as predictable as it gets. The humor is not at all humorous (barring a few punches). It was the same old film regarding the shortcomings of education system presented a bit differently. The only thing you will remember when you walk out of theaters is the last performance, its simply superb, hats off to Remo for such good choreography (though it too was copied from a talent search).

Remo was only good as a choreographer in the film. His directing was hardly impressive. Acting was ordinary, songs were good (but there were too many of them,which made them irritating). Screenplay was bad. In short it was a debut gone wrong.

I would rate it 3/10 And Where were the Cameos ?

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