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Bol Bachchan (2012)

PG | | Action, Comedy | 6 July 2012 (India)
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When a child falls into the well of the temple and Abbas breaks the temple's lock to save the child. When Prithviraj arrives at the scene, Ravi says Abbas's name as Abhishek Bachchan to ... See full summary »

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Cast

Credited cast:
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Prithviraj Raghuvanshi
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Sania Ali / Apeksha
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Abbas Ali / Abhishek Bachchan
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Radhika Raghuvanshi
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Krishna Abhishek ...
Ravi Shastri
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Shastri
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Harish Shetty
Archana Puran Singh ...
Zohra / Madhumati
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Vikrant Raghuvanshi
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Maakhan
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Storyline

When a child falls into the well of the temple and Abbas breaks the temple's lock to save the child. When Prithviraj arrives at the scene, Ravi says Abbas's name as Abhishek Bachchan to avoid religious controversies of a temple being broken open by a Muslim. Prithviraj hires Abhishek Bachchan (Abbas) and is happy with his work, but Ravi and his friends have to come up with a new plan when Prithviraj spots Abbas celebrating Eid as a Muslim. Abbas and the others convince Prithviraj that the one celebrating Eid was actually 'Abbas', an effeminate man and classical Kathak dancer. Things become worse for Abbas and Ravi when Prithviraj kindly hires Abbas for teaching Kathak to his sister Radhika (Prachi Desai). The more Abbas tries to manage his dual life without letting Prithviraj know, the more he has to lie to cover up other lies; this forms the crux of the story.

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We came from them. They will come for us. See more »

Genres:

Action | Comedy

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG for sequences of action violence, thematic elements and brief mild language | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

6 July 2012 (India)  »

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Обманщик  »

Box Office

Budget:

INR 700,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$561,996 (USA) (6 July 2012)

Gross:

$1,216,258 (USA) (27 July 2012)
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Trivia

Amitabh Bachchan created his act from Amar Akbar Anthony 1977 for the title song of the film where he had to come out off an huge egg. See more »

Goofs

Shastri introduces about his son Ravi to Abbas and Sania before he comes as if they don't know him. However when Ravi comes, he says he has visited Abbas's and Sania's home many times and greets them. See more »

Quotes

Prithviraj Raghuvanshi: 12'o clock in the night you do ONE NIGHT STAND for me!
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Connections

References Devdas (2002) See more »

Soundtracks

Nach Le Nach Le
Written by: Swanand Kirkire
Produced by:Ajay Gogavale and Atul Gogavale
Performed by: Sukhwinder Singh and Shreya Ghoshal
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It is enjoyable at the condition to leave your brain at home.
6 July 2012 | by (India) – See all my reviews

Watched "BOL BACHCHAN". It is a typical Rohit Shetty's film. Just go to theater with your heart and leave the brain at home. Then you will enjoy the movie. It is a paisa vasool movie. It bores in the starting 45 minutes but after that, you will start enjoying it. Rohit Shetty has a different style of filming movie and always tries to show something different in action. He proves himself right again. Music is as usual weak of Rohit Shetty's films. One track could have been popular "CHALAO NA NAINO KE VAAN RE" but I think it was not well promoted. Screenplay by Yunus Sajawal is weak. It is jerky. Transition is not very smooth. It is forced. Dialogues by Farhad -Sajid are awesome at places but same time somewhere worst too. Ajay Devgan is marvelous in action as well as in comedy scenes. Abhishek Bachchan is irreplaceable as Abbas Ali. He has proved himself after "DOSTANA" that no one can carry a gay character better than him. He is simply mind-boggling and very enjoyable as Abbas Ali. When he comes as Abbas Ali movie sparks. Asin is a too good actress but totally wasted in this film. She does not have any good scene, so she can show her performance. I am shocked with Krishna Abhishek. I am a big fan of him in Comedy circus. I just laugh and love to watch him. There is some magic when he performs in Comedy at small screen but in this film, I am disappointed. His magic is missing in big screen. After all it is enjoyable.


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