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Bol Bachchan (2012)

 -  Comedy  -  6 July 2012 (India)
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Abbas Ali (Abhishek Bachchan) lives in Karol Bagh, New Delhi with his sister Sania(Asin Thottumkal)... See full synopsis »

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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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Zohra / Madhumati
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Vikrant Raghuvanshi
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Abbas Ali (Abhishek Bachchan) lives in Karol Bagh, New Delhi with his sister Sania(Asin Thottumkal)... See full synopsis »

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

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

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INR 700,000,000 (estimated)

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

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$1,216,258 (USA) (27 July 2012)
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Abhishek Bachchan was injured during a fight scene in Jodhpur. See more »

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Abbas is supposed to be poor and drives a taxi but he also wears an Omega watch and Nike shoes. In fact, everyone in Ranakpur wears Converse and Nike. See more »

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Prithviraj Raghuvanshi: Bagal mein chora aur shehar mein dhindhora! (Boy under armpit and hypercity noise pollution!)
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Bol Bachchan .... will remind you milk no. 6
20 July 2012 | by (India) – See all my reviews

Bol Bachchan made me laugh … period.

The "English" speaking Ajay Devgn (whose interpretation of famous Hindi proverbs, though forced, did extract quite a bit of laughter from the audience), the awkward Abhishek Bachchan playing 2 personalities (one of a hard-working man & the other a effeminate dancer) is hilarious and the surprise package Krishna Abhishek (better known from the comedy circus on TV) who has a meaty role and keeps you in tears (by making you laugh, of course), all have delivered a rollicking & high spirited comedy with signature Rohit Shetty action. Veteran Asrani and a regular character actor Neeraj Vora do a commendable job of supporting the main protagonists. The loud Archana Puran Singh is as usual loud, Asin could have been pivotal but is forgettable & Prachi Desai looks very fair (though the director was unfair to have given her a blink and miss role). Amit jee (Bachchan) graces us with his presence in the opening sequence song and very aptly clarifies, "I am not in the main movie … only my name is there".

I read somewhere that the movie is the official remake of yesteryear's hit comedy Golmaal (No, I am not talking about the Rohit Shetty series with the same name) and though neither Abhishek Bachchan can ever match the subtlety of Amol Palekar or Ajay Devgn remotely take on Utpal Dutt's style … this one still had me in splits from the start.

The team of Ajay Devgan & Rohit Shetty are back again doing what they do best … over the top action sequences (you do see a Singham hangover) & slapstick, in your face comedy which in this one was surprisingly funny. I hated myself for laughing at the Comedy Central styled jokes and loved every bit of it. Even though I went with a preconceived notion of watching a mindless, slapstick comedy, this one was completely worth it.


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