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Coolie No. 1 (1995)

In order to avenge his insult against wealthy Hoshiarchand Choudhary; Pandit Shaadiram Gharjodhe asks Raju; a coolie by profession to masquerade as a wealthy business tycoon so that he can ... See full summary »

Director:

David Dhawan

Writers:

Rumi Jaffery (screenplay), Kader Khan (dialogue)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Govinda ... Raju
Karisma Kapoor ... Malti
Harish ... Deepak
Kanchan Kanchan ... Shalini (as Kaanchan)
Kader Khan ... Choudhry Hoshiarchand Shikarpuri Bakulwala
Shakti Kapoor ... Goverdhan
Sadashiv Amrapurkar ... Shaadiram Gharjodhe
Kulbhushan Kharbanda
Mahesh Anand
Vikas Anand
Mahavir Shah
Tiku Talsania
Shammi ... Dadi
Javed Khan
Dinesh Hingoo
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Storyline

In order to avenge his insult against wealthy Hoshiarchand Choudhary; Pandit Shaadiram Gharjodhe asks Raju; a coolie by profession to masquerade as a wealthy business tycoon so that he can get marry to Choudhary's daughter Malti. Choudhary does accept the match and the wedding of Raju and Malti are celebrated. After the wedding Raju will find that he might as well have to pretend all his life as gradually Choudhary begins to suspect him especially when he gets caught by Choudhary at the bus station working as a coolie. Written by gavin (racktoo@hotmail.com)

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Country:

India

Language:

Hindi

Release Date:

30 June 1995 (India) See more »

Also Known As:

Носильщик No 1 See more »

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Puja Films See more »
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Trivia

The film spawned an onslaught of No 1 productions such as "Hero No. 1", "Aunty No. 1", "Anari No. 1", etc. Except S"haadi No. 1" all starred Govinda. See more »

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Referenced in Deewana Mastana (1997) See more »

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Written by: Sameer Anjaan
Produced by: Anand Chitragupth and Milind Chitragupth
Performed by: Abhijeet and Chandana Dixit
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Super Comedy Film!
26 May 2016 | by salirocketSee all my reviews

Govinda is an excellent comedian and no-one can be better than him. He did really well in this film and Raja Babu as well, I'm surprised that he can do comedy. I was thinking that why he didn't do comedy film in 1980's until 1990's but thanks to David Dhawan who directed both of films. David makes us laugh and enjoy to watch them.

It was a huge hit at that time, they're classic and much more funny than nowaday.

Before the film released, I remember I viewed a very short song trailer on VHS, 'Main To Raste Se Jaa Raha Tha'. It was very rare trailer and difficult to find which VHS that it contains. Someone who is out there might still got them.


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