MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 9,764 this week

Yamla Pagla Deewana (2011)

5.7
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 5.7/10 from 2,348 users  
Reviews: 26 user | 14 critic

A married Canadian travels to India to re-unite with his estranged father and brother but faces obstacles and challenges.

Director:

Writers:

(story),
0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 41 titles
created 29 Jun 2011
 
a list of 47 titles
created 19 Aug 2011
 
a list of 25 titles
created 03 Jan 2012
 
a list of 27 titles
created 06 Mar 2012
 
a list of 31 titles
created 10 months ago
 

Related Items


Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Yamla Pagla Deewana (2011)

Yamla Pagla Deewana (2011) on IMDb 5.7/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Yamla Pagla Deewana.
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Paa (2009)
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

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.

Director: R. Balki
Stars: Amitabh Bachchan, Abhishek Bachchan, Vidya Balan
Billu (2009)
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

Based on the story of friendship between Krishna and Sudama.

Director: Priyadarshan
Stars: Irrfan Khan, Shah Rukh Khan, Lara Dutta
Heyy Babyy (2007)
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

A baby is left outside the door of the three playboys. They don't know who the father is, but they can't let the baby go away.

Director: Sajid Khan
Stars: Akshay Kumar, Vidya Balan, Fardeen Khan
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  

Three individual's relationships and the effect that these relationships have on them.

Director: Farhan Akhtar
Stars: Aamir Khan, Saif Ali Khan, Akshaye Khanna
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

Harpreet Singh Bedi (Ranbir Kapoor) has just graduated, and his marks are, well, let's say a little embarrassing. But marks never stopped him from dreaming of an exciting and adventurous ... See full summary »

Director: Shimit Amin
Stars: Ranbir Kapoor, Prem Chopra, Gauhar Khan
Comedy | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

A video camcorder, a store security camera, and concealed cameras candidly expose lives in three loosely-linked tales.

Director: Dibakar Banerjee
Stars: Nushrat Bharucha, Anshuman Jha, Neha Chauhan
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.6/10 X  

Sapna has lost her parents at an early age and lives with her three quirky uncles - Bhola Nath is a fitness freak, Prabhu Nath is a deeply religious fellow and Vicky Nath is a disco-savvy ... See full summary »

Director: David Dhawan
Stars: Salman Khan, Om Puri, Paresh Rawal
Dasvidaniya (2008)
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

A man who loves to make "to-do lists" makes one last bucket list when he realizes he is about to die.

Director: Shashant Shah
Stars: Vinay Pathak, Sarita Joshi, Rajat Kapoor
C Kkompany (2008)
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  

Ramakant Joshi, Lambodar Jha and Akshay Kumar are residents in the 'C' block of a Mumbai Apartment complex with monetary issues. They decide to create a fake organization 'C Company' in ... See full summary »

Director: Sachin Yardi
Stars: Tusshar Kapoor, Anupam Kher, Rajpal Yadav
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

Life is carefree and filled with series of mischievous events for dashing and happy-go-lucky Yuvraj and rocking rebel Gurnoor at the Patiala University, until they are bedazzled by the ... See full summary »

Director: Mandeep Kumar
Stars: Gippy Grewal, Diljit Dosanjh, Neeru Bajwa
Bheja Fry (2007)
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

Ranjeet Thadani lives a wealthy lifestyle in Mumbai along with his wife, Sheetal, who is a singer, while he manages Soundtrack Industries. At the request of his friend, Jagdish Verma, he ... See full summary »

Director: Sagar Ballary
Stars: Vinay Pathak, Rajat Kapoor, Sarika
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

An educated man spends his days writing letters for the varied inhabitants of his small, poor, and illiterate village, in this political and social satire.

Director: Shyam Benegal
Stars: Shreyas Talpade, Amrita Rao, Ravi Kishan
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
Nafisa Ali ...
Mrs. Dhillon
Madhuri Bhattacharya ...
Item Girl
Emma Brown Garett ...
Mary Dhillon (as Emma Brown)
Mahek Chahal ...
Item Girl #2
Bobby Deol ...
Gajodhar Singh Dhillon
...
Paramveer Singh Dhillon
Mukul Dev ...
Gurmeet 'Billa' Singh Brar
...
Narrator
...
Dharam Singh Dhillon
Puneet Issar ...
Tejpal 'Minty'
Sucheta Khanna ...
Poli Kaur Brar
...
Joginder Singh Brar
Johnny Lever ...
Jeweler
Himanshu Malik ...
Tejinder 'Jarnail' Singh Brar
Amit Mistry ...
Binda
Edit

Storyline

The film begins in Canada, travels to Banaras and eventually makes its way to Punjab. The Father Son duo of Dharam Singh and Gajodhar Singh (Dharmendra and Bobby Deol) are the biggest conmen in Banaras. Their happy go lucky existence involves drinking and pulling off hilarious cons on unsuspecting people. The only hitch in their perfect albeit notorious life arrives in the form of Paramveer Singh Dhillon (Sunny Deol). A brawny and honest NRI from Vancover, Paramveer lands up in Banaras claiming to be Gajodhar's elder brother separated at childhood. The duo willingly accepts Paramveer into their fold only to exploit his muscle power to serve their con games. Meanwhile Gajodhar falls in love with Saheba (Kulraj Randhawa), a beautiful Sardarni from Punjab. As their romance reaches its peak, her brothers arrive and forcibly take her away. Paramveer saves the day with a crazy plan to win the girl back for Gajodhar which leads them to the rustic heartlands of Punjab. What follows is a ... Written by Anonymous

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

film | trailer | bollywood | download | promo | See more »

Genres:

Action | Comedy | Drama

Certificate:

See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

 »
Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Country:

Language:

|

Release Date:

14 January 2011 (India)  »

Box Office

Budget:

$4,340,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

£213,356 (UK) (14 January 2011)

Gross:

$961,257 (USA) (28 January 2011)
 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Connections

Followed by Yamla Pagla Deewana 2 (2013) See more »

Soundtracks

Pal Pal Na Maane Tinkujiya
Performed by Mamta Sharma, Javed Ali
Lyrics and Music by Anu Malik
Music on T-Series
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Deol Show all the way....
15 January 2011 | by (Gondor) – See all my reviews

The contribution of the Deol family to Hindi Cinema is not to be underestimated. It gave the first Indian He-Man..Dharmendra who in his hey days used to consistently top polls listing him as the most handsome man in India. Even though he did not win popular Film awards, he is one of the kings of Hindi Cinema.

His son Sunny carried on this tradition and has done his family proud.Even Bobby, the youngest son along with their sister Esha has jumped into the movie business.

The film is a tribute to the three male Deols', without giving anything away..paying homage to the lost and found formula story our Hindi films. It captures emotion, good locales( Varanasi and good o'l Punjab) as well as tickling the funny bone.Specially, the second half, which brings the house down. The music is not bad and add to this a fresh female actor who does a competent job opposite Bobby. Anupam Kher is a scene- stealer.

A word of caution, I saw this movie in a multiplex in a city in Southern India, so a major part of the jokes were a bit difficult to comprehend for the regional audience If you are a bit less informed and are not too familiar with this, ask a friend who is well versed to accompany you. Trust me, you will not regret it.

Over all my rating is 6 / 10

Enjoy !


18 of 22 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
The Deol's are back. power_8383
this film is nice to see the sequel is bad mmalik747
Discuss Yamla Pagla Deewana (2011) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?