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Heerak Rajar Deshe (1980)

Not Rated | | Comedy, Drama, Thriller | 19 December 1980 (India)
The musical duo of Goopi and Bagha make a comeback when they are invited to play for a king.

Director:

Satyajit Ray

Writers:

Satyajit Ray (screenplay), Satyajit Ray (story)
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Soumitra Chatterjee ... Pondit Moshai (teacher) (as Soumitra Chattopadhyay)
Utpal Dutt ... Hirak Raja (The diamond king)
Rabi Ghosh ... Bagha Bayen (as Robi Ghosh)
Tapan Chatterjee ... Goopy Gayen (as Tapen Chattopadhyay)
Santosh Dutta Santosh Dutta ... King of Shundi / Scientist
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Ajoy Banerjee Ajoy Banerjee ... Comedian
Bimal Banerjee Bimal Banerjee
Daya Banerjee Daya Banerjee
Ratan Banerjee Ratan Banerjee
Samaresh Banerjee Samaresh Banerjee
Anindya Basu Anindya Basu
Govinda Chakravarti Govinda Chakravarti
Abhijit Chatterjee Abhijit Chatterjee
Bimal Chatterjee Bimal Chatterjee
Kartik Chatterjee Kartik Chatterjee ... (as Kartik Chattopadhyay)
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Storyline

The musician duo of Goopi Gayin and Bagha Bayin make a comeback in this sequel, where they are invited to the court of the Hirak Raja (Diamond King), for their musical skills. They have to perform at the kingdom's Jubilee Celebrations. But coming to the kingdom, they use their natural goodness and curiosity to find out that all is not well in the kingdom. There is exploitation of poor farmers and diamond-miners. There are sycophant courtiers and ruthless armies. And there is a mad scientist with this Brain-washing machine. With the help of an upright school-master, Goopi and Bagha set out to correct the evils... with the help of their ghost-given skills, fast thinking and an impish sense of humour. Written by Diptakirti Chaudhuri <diptakirti@hotmail.com>

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Genres:

Comedy | Drama | Thriller

Certificate:

Not Rated
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Official Sites:

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Country:

India

Language:

Bengali

Release Date:

19 December 1980 (India) See more »

Also Known As:

Das K√∂nigreich der Diamanten See more »

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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

A unique aspect of the film is that most of the dialogues exchanged by the protagonists of the film are rhyming. The only person who did not speak in rhyme, was the teacher, symbolizing that though the thoughts of everybody else is bound, the teacher was a free-thinker. See more »

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Astrologer: No harm in eating less, more food only increases flesh.
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Followed by Goopy Bagha Phire Elo (1991) See more »

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Some movies are beyond our review..It's a pure gem of Satyajit Ray 's work


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