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Half Ticket (1962)

Not Rated | | Musical, Comedy, Romance
A diamond thief hides his loot on an innocent child, but the child turns out to be an adult posing as a youngster to purchase a half-priced train ticket. Now, the thief will have to outwit the eccentric in a series of wacky misadventures.

Director:

Kalidas

Writers:

Suhrid Kar (story) (as Surid Kar), Ramesh Pant (dialogue) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Kishore Kumar ... Vijay L. Chand / Munna / Vijay's mom in photograph
Madhubala ... Rajnidevi / Asha
Pran ... Raja Babu
Shammi ... Lily
Helen ... Stage Dancer / Singer ("Woh Ek Nighahen")
Manorama ... Asha's Aunt
Moni Chatterjee Moni Chatterjee ... Lal Dhyan Chand (as Moni Chatterji)
Narbada Shankar Narbada Shankar ... (as Narbada Shakar)
Mirajkar Mirajkar
Tun Tun ... Real Munna's Mother (as Tuntun)
Poonam Poonam
Lalita Kapoor Lalita Kapoor
Anil Kumar Anil Kumar
Nabo Kumar Nabo Kumar
Dilip Dilip
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Storyline

It is the story of a kind-hearted playful young man (Vijay). Unable to withstand his pranks his father drives him out of his home. He goes about his life doing odd jobs but never lasts longer than few days in one place. He meets a girl with dreamy eyes (Rajini) but pretends to a half-witted boy (Munna) to win her heart. Meanwhile some cops are chasing a diamond thief (Raja Babu) who hides the diamond in Munna's hip pocket. Rest of the plot revolves around how Raja Babu tries to retrieve his diamond, how successful Munna and Rajini are in getting rid of the bad guys. Written by Nisha J

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Language:

Hindi

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Trivia

Once Lata Mangeskar couldn't report for recording. This gave an idea to the eccentric Kishore Kumar. Why not sing both the male and the female part of a duet. Which he did. The male voice was picturised on Pran. And the female voice. Yes, on himself. Aake Seedhi Lagi !. See more »

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References Shree 420 (1955) See more »

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woh ek nigaah kya mili tabeeyaten machal gayi
Sung by Lata Mangeshkar, Kishore Kumar
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Classic Comedy Worth Watching
13 November 2018 | by upadhyaysatyam-75597See all my reviews

I bet u wouldn't feel disappointed a bit after watching this movie.


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