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Andaz Apna Apna (1994)

Two slackers competing for the affections of an heiress, inadvertently become her protectors from an evil criminal.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
... Amar (as Aamir Khhhan)
... Prem (as Salllman Khan)
... Raveena (as Raveeena Tandon)
... Karisma (as Karisma Kapooor)
... Ram Gopal Bajaj / Teja (as Paresssh Rawal/Paresh Rawwwal)
... Robert
... Bhalla
... Johnny (as Mehmoood)
... Murli Manohar (as Devvven Verma)
... Bankeylal Bhopali (as Jagdeeep)
... Inspector (as Tikkku Talsania)
Suresh Bhagwat ... Man who went to collect money from Bankeylal (as Suresh Bhagggwat)
... Sevaram
... Anand Akela
Anand Mishra ... (as Anannnd Mishra)
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Storyline

Amar and Prem are two rivals who belonging to middle-class families with no scope of future advancement. Both individually, without the knowledge of the other decide to take matters into their hands and find ways to get rich quickly. Chaos and acrimony result when both find each other at loggerheads when both arrive to win the hand of the daughter of multi-millionaire Ram Gopal Bajaj amidst considerable upheavals when Shyam, the twin brother of Ram, decides to do away with Ram and assume his identity and thus take over the estate of the Bajaj family. Written by Sonia

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4 November 1994 (India)  »

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Svako ima svoj stil  »

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Actor 'Shehzad' paid a unique tribute to his father Ajit, a legendary villain, by adopting his mannerisms and voice for the negative character played in this movie. See more »

Goofs

Salman Khan's hairstyle keeps changing throughout the film as it was in making for 3 years, In many scenes he has long hair of Saajan Days while in some scenes he has the short hair he had during HAHK days See more »

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Amar Manohar: Where did you buy that cap from? France?
Prem: Oh, no. Its from Switzerland. I go there very often. I like the sunsets there.
Amar Manohar: Ah! The cap's very nice too. It looks good on you.
[Amar thinking - "He looks like an ape with a watermelon on his head."]
Prem: Where did you get this red jacket from? Is it a "Chaudhary & Sons" product?
Amar Manohar: No.
Prem: It must be from America then.
Amar Manohar: No. I purchased it from New York.
Prem: Oh, New York. I thought you purchased it from America.
[...]
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Names of actors are spelt with two extra letters-like, Aamir Khhhan and Salllman Khan. This is done because the title of the film is an alliteration of 'A' thrice- AAA (Andaz Apna Apna). Hence, two extra letters in names to make it three. See more »

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References Mr. India (1987) See more »

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Ye Raat Aur Ye Doori
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Performed by S. P. Balasubrahmanyam, Asha Bhosle
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The best Hindi comedy ever made!
19 February 2001 | by See all my reviews

There have been very few great comedy films in the history of Hindi Cinema. Andaz Apna Apna happens to be one of them. The film is based on a very simple story of two poor young men (Aamir and Salman) who dream of becoming rich by marrying a millionaire's daughter (Raveena). Aamir and Salman Khan try their best to outwit each other and woo Raveena. The plot thickens when Paresh Rawal & Co. plan to take over all the wealth. The movie is well paced and very funny. Rarely does one come across a Hindi comedy which is both funny and intelligent. This is one of the few films with Aamir and Salman together (probably the only film!). Unfortunately it did not succeed at the box-office, and we might never see a film of this calibre again. Aamir Khan is brilliant in the film and has proved his versatility as an actor in this film. Salman Khan gives a very good performance as a dim-wit. Raveena plays a convincing role as a confused rich girl, and Karishma who is Raveena's assistant/friend is also funny. Paresh Rawal, Junior Ajith, Shakti Kapoor, Deven Verma, Jagdeep and Tiku Talsania just add to the flavour of the film! All in all, the best Hindi comedy ever made and I wish they make more quality films like this one. You will want to watch this film time and again.

P.S - For those of you who have watched this film, I also suggest Gol Maal, Chupke Chupke, Chhoti Si Baat, Naram Garam, Hera Pheri (old and new), etc.


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