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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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Storyline

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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19 December 2014 (India)  »

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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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Holds the record for highest 1st Week, 2nd Week and 3rd Week Collections at the box office in India. See more »

Goofs

When PK is being pushed out of the church, the person says, "Jesus sooli pe latak gaya" [Jesus got hanged]. In response to this, PK's lips move as if to say, "Kya?" [what?] but instead the sound is "sooli pe!" See more »

Quotes

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 »

Soundtracks

Love Is a Waste of Time
Lyrics by Amitabh Varma
Music by Shantanu Moitra
Sung by Sonu Nigam, Shreya Ghoshal
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Aamir's best performance till date.. again.. and again...
19 December 2014 | by See all my reviews

I don't know whether most of the people actually knew the plot, but surprisingly I did, somehow some brilliant guy about an year ago already guessed or leaked the plot of the movie and I SERIOUSLY THINK it must be some spot boy jerk. But anyways, despite knowing the plot I still went to see the movie, that too First day first show. The moment I saw the plot becoming real within the first 10 minutes, I was skeptical whether I will like this movie. But to my surprise Aamir Khan blew me away with his incomparable acting skills and cuteness of the character. He will make you feel as if you are looking at a child who has been introduced in the world for the first time but has a consciousnesses. The main subject of the movie or so to say the "Strong Message", has been adapted by many movies before but PK stands far out from any of them. This movie will make you laugh but also make you cry. My year definitely ended with such a present from Rajkumar Hirani.


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