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Phata Poster Nikhla Hero (2013)

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After Vishwas Rao (Shahid Kapoor) is raised up by his Mother (Padmini Kolhapure), who apparently dreams for him to become a Police Inspector. However, he has different plans in mind. Vishwas wants to become a film hero.

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Vishwas Rao
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Kajal
Padmini Kolhapure ...
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Yeshwant Rao / Napolean
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Shivanand Khare
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Gundappa Das
Zakir Hussain ...
Deepak Ghorpade
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Guruji
Shiva Natrajan ...
Dr. Vinod Khanna
Rana Jung Bahadur ...
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Prateek
Ishtiyaq
Vishwanath
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After Vishwas Rao (Shahid Kapoor) is raised by his Mother (Padmini Kolhapure), who apparently dreams of him becoming a Police Inspector. However, he has different plans in mind. Vishwas wants to become a film star. In Mumbai, after helping out a social-worker, Kajal (Ileana D'Cruz), whilst dressed as an Police Inspector for a photo shoot, she mistakes him as an Inspector, and he eventually plays along. Suddenly her mother arrives in Mumbai. How will Vishwas get rid of his troubles? Written by jarlie rao

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$73,688 (USA) (27 September 2013)

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$390,207 (USA) (27 September 2013)
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This movie is a tribute to bollywood blockbusters like Don 1978 & Munnabhai MBBS 2003. See more »

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Great fun ride!!
23 September 2013 | by (Pakistan) – See all my reviews

Was pleasantly surprised as to how enjoyable the movie really was!! Total paisa vasool, fun and wholesome Bollywood flick after a long time. It is not sleazy like Grand Masti or mindless like Chenni Express!!

Raj Kumar Santoshi has given us another timeless classic comedy after my favorite 'Andaz Apna Apna!!

Leads are good - I mean Shahid annoys and Ilena looks pretty!

Songs are fun, especially the Atif Aslam track and the 'aghal bhaghal' number.

Dialogues and scenes LOL - without being cheap! Perfect night out movie without your thinking hats on!!


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