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King Uncle (1993)

Stern, strict and prestigious Ashok Bansal is an industrialist and the eldest in the Bansal family. He is a very strict man especially when it comes to his family, his younger brother, Anil... See full summary »

Director:

Rakesh Roshan

Writers:

Anees Bazmee (dialogue), Ravi Kapoor (screenplay) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Jackie Shroff ... Ashok Bansal
Shah Rukh Khan ... Anil Bansal
Nagma ... Kavita
Sushmita Mukherjee ... Shanti - Orphanage Principal
Deb Mukherjee ... Ashok
Deven Verma ... Karim, the butler
Yunus Parvez
Dinesh Hingoo ... Chunilal
Dewan Sarar Dewan Sarar
Birbal ... Fenni's father
Coca Cola Coca Cola
Anu Agrawal ... Fenni
Paresh Rawal ... Pratap
Dalip Tahil ... Pradeep Mallik
Pooja Ruparel ... Munna (orphan girl)
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Storyline

Stern, strict and prestigious Ashok Bansal is an industrialist and the eldest in the Bansal family. He is a very strict man especially when it comes to his family, his younger brother, Anil, and sister Sunita who must all follow his rules and regulations pattern. Fail to act proactively and abide by these rules Anil decides to run away from home with an orphan named Kavita and seeks employment in a garage. His sister who loves a peon named Kamal is forced to marry the alcoholic, cruel, abusive and womanizer Pradeep Malik. Soon a run-away orphan named Munna ended up in Ashok's house. Where she decides to mend his ways. Will she be successful in doing so? Written by gAvInDrA (brave_loverboy2004@hotmail.com)

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Country:

India

Language:

Hindi

Release Date:

5 February 1993 (India) See more »

Also Known As:

Влюбленный король See more »

Filming Locations:

Goa, India See more »

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Trivia

Shahrukh Khan signed the film because he was told Amitabh Bachchan was doing the film. When Rakesh could not sign Amitabh, Shah Rukh asked Rakesh Roshan if he could leave the film. Shah Rukh asked him if he could find a replacement, and Rakesh said yes he could but he would prefer to have him in the film. Shah Rukh decided to stay on. See more »

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Very Sweet!
6 February 2006 | by scotland_jewelSee all my reviews

You will really like this film... If you can get past your first impressions of Pooja Ruparel .... Munna (orphan girl), you will soon come to love this film. Granted Pooja is a bit over the top in her portrayal, a bit like watching the stage production of Annie, but she does seem to manage to steal your heart in the end, just as she does in the film.

Just remember, this is an older film, from Shah Rukh Khan's early days in films, so things may seem a bit dated, but you will soon get past that, and come to love the characters and story.

This is a very sweet film.


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