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A stranger in the city asks questions no one has asked before. His childlike curiosity will take him on a journey of love, laughter, and letting go.

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Jagat Janani / Jaggu (as Anushka Sharma)
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Cherry Bajwa
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Tapasvi Maharaj
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Sarfraz Yousuf
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Jaggu's Father
Amardeep Jha ...
Jaggu's mother
Reema Debnath ...
Puljaria
Dheerendra Dwivedi ...
Terrorist
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Ticket Seller
Ram P. Sethi ...
Uncle in Belgium
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Pakistan Embassy Receptionist (as Rukhsar)
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Old Man who asked PK for money to pay Hospital bill
Pallavi Batra ...
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P. K. is a comedy of ideas about a stranger in the city, who asks questions that no one has asked before. They are innocent, child-like questions, but they bring about catastrophic answers. People who are set in their ways for generations, are forced to reappraise their world when they see it from PK's innocent eyes. In the process PK makes loyal friends and powerful foes. Mends broken lives and angers the establishment. P. K.'s childlike curiosity transforms into a spiritual odyssey for him and millions of others. The film is an ambitious and uniquely original exploration of complex philosophies. It is also a simple and humane tale of love, laughter and letting-go. Finally, it is a moving saga about a friendship between strangers from worlds apart. Written by Abhijat Joshi

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Comedy | Drama | Sci-Fi

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Opening Weekend USA:

$3,565,258, 19 December 2014, Limited Release

Gross USA:

$10,616,104

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

INR 7,920,003,832
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Junaid Khan, the son of Aamir Khan, worked as an assistant director in this film. See more »

Goofs

The TV show at the climax of the movie is scheduled to being at 6PM in New Delhi. The evening light should be low/dim, while Jaggu's mother sits at her house with bright sunlight in background. If it is said that the show was not live, and instead was recorded, then Jaggu's mother could not have been watching it at the same time of telecast. See more »

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Jagat Janani: What is your name?
P.K.: I don't have any name. But i don't know why people called me PK... Pk...
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References Phir Subha Hogi (1958) See more »

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Nanga Punga Dost
Lyrics by Swanand Kirkire
Music by Shantanu Moitra
Sung by Shreya Ghoshal
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The best Indian satire movie till date
19 December 2014 | by See all my reviews

Till yesterday, the benchmark for the best Hindi movie was 3 Idiots. But after watching PK, I would say that the benchmark should be changed. The same team that brought 3 Idiots has brought another magnificent movie. Everyone in the movie acted exceptionally well. The manner in which the social issues are depicted is very good. If we see the comedy aspects alone, 3 idiots is better. But if we see the social issues taken, PK is far better than the other movie. This is Aamir's best performance till date. Ranbir Kapoor comes in a comical guest role. Anushka Sharma, Sushant Singh Rajput and Saurabh Shukla are the other main characters.

Overall rating- 9.5/10


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