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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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Rajkumar Santoshi

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Aamir Khan ... Amar (as Aamir Khhhan)
Salman Khan ... Prem (as Salllman Khan)
Raveena Tandon ... Raveena (as Raveeena Tandon)
Karisma Kapoor ... Karisma (as Karisma Kapooor)
Paresh Rawal ... Ram Gopal Bajaj / Teja (as Paresssh Rawal/Paresh Rawwwal)
Viju Khote ... Robert
Shehzad Khan ... Bhalla
Mehmood ... Johnny (as Mehmoood)
Deven Verma ... Murli Manohar (as Devvven Verma)
Jagdeep ... Bankeylal Bhopali (as Jagdeeep)
Tiku Talsania ... Inspector (as Tikkku Talsania)
Suresh Bhagwat Suresh Bhagwat ... Man who went to collect money from Bankeylal (as Suresh Bhagggwat)
Harish Patel ... Sevaram
Javed Khan ... Anand Akela
Anand Mishra 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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Genres:

Comedy | Family | Romance

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Country:

India

Language:

Hindi

Release Date:

4 November 1994 (India) See more »

Also Known As:

Andaz Apna Apna See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Vinay Pictures See more »
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Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Trivia

The scene where Aamir Khan acts as a patient who has lost memory and Salman Khan acts as doctor but brings in carpenters tools and hammer to beat Aamir, to teach him a lesson is actually a plot fully replica of a scene from Tamil film Thenmazhai (1966) where in the role played by Aamir was done by Nagesh and Salman Khan 's role was originally played by Cho Ramasawamy. See more »

Goofs

During the scene where Salman and Aamir meet in the lodge, after Aamir gets released from jail, Aamir asks Salman how he is. Salman replies "Tip Top" but the visual looks like he doesn't say anything at all. See more »

Quotes

Ram Gopal Bajaj: Shut up! Ever since I have come here all I've got to hear is Amar-Prem, Amar-Prem... nobody over here cares about me... *cries*
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Crazy Credits

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 »

Connections

Referenced in Haider (2014) See more »

Soundtracks

Shola Shola Tu Bhadke
Performed by S. P. Balasubrahmanyam, Sapna Mukherjee, Debashish Dasgupta, Behroze Chaterjee
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Best Indian comedy of the Khan era!
12 January 2001 | by iqbal_maskatiyaSee all my reviews

It's simply ridiculous how underrated this movie is. It is one of the funniest movies I have ever seen. It never lags, it never slows down, it is a movie that has a wonderful flow to the plot. That along with the brilliant writing makes this an awesome movie. Aamir and Salman are outrageous, even Raveena and Karishma are funny in this movie. Paresh Rawal and Shakti deliver some great bad guy comedy, but Viju Khote and the Ajit-wannabe are the best with their dumbfounded bad-guy intentions. If you want to laugh, and enjoy a movie, watch this movie, do it with family or friends, you will not regret it. Most indian movies tire me out by the end, cause they are 3 hours long. This movie is just as long, but I wish there was more when it ends, cause it's an amazing flick.


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