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Desi Boyz (2011)

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Two friends lose their jobs, then part bitterly after they get exposed as male escorts.

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Cast

Credited cast:
Bruna Abdullah ...
Rocco's Client
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Nikhil Mathur / Nick / Hunter
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Mall Manager
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Mr. Smith
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Dancer
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Teacher
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Boss
Matthew James Edge ...
Malcolm - Student
James a FitzGerald ...
Security
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Menon
Taj Gill ...
Passerby
Anisha Hathi ...
Student
J. Brandon Hill
Loula Kazantzi ...
Claire
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Suresh Awasthi
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Based in England, Nikhil Mathur is employed as an Investment Banker and has a idealist girlfriend in Radhika Awasthi. His friend, Jignesh Patel, works as a Security Guard in a mall and is the guardian of Veer, his late sister's son, and under close scrutiny of the Social Services Department. Global recession takes a toll on Nikhil - he not only loses his job but also his investments, while Jignesh gets fired for failing to prevent theft by a minor. Nikhil is unable to find employment and after Jignesh gets fired from yet another job, the duo end up working as male escorts with 'Desi Boyz' as Rocco and Hunter, and bring in enough income to keep them going. Radhika soon finds out and dumps Nikhil, while a Social Worker, Vikrant Mehra, takes custody of Veer and has him placed in a foster home. With their lives turned upside down, the duo blame each other and part company. Unable to even speak with Radhika, Nikhil is dismayed when he finds her in the company of a new boyfriend, Ajay Bapat... Written by rAjOo (gunwanti@hotmail.com)

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Budget:

£2,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$702,325 (USA) (18 November 2011)

Gross:

$1,066,167 (USA) (9 December 2011)
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(around 1 hour and 35 minutes) Nikhil Mathur finished talking to his ex-girlfriend. He should have walked towards the steps because that is where his guitar and dog were, but he was walking towards a dead end. See more »

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a refreshing movie
8 December 2011 | by (India) – See all my reviews

DESI BOYZ: a good entertainer with a backdrop of financial recession with a mix of emotions,,,,,the first half will make you laugh while the second half is filled with emotions which is good to watch john played his role well while Akshay moved like mercury in his character,,,Deepika is good enough

the negative points of this movie is that it goes back in entertainment at few places the songs are not so good except for the title song and poor background music

Sanjay Dutt plays a good comical role

MY WORD: go for it and refresh yourself


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