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Shaukeen (1982)

Three friends, in their 60s, try to do everything that they couldn't do in their younger days - before death arrives.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
... Om Prakash Choudhury
... Inder Sen / Anderson
... Jagdish Bhai
... Anita
... Ravi Anand
Sharad Qazilbash
Minalini ... Leela
Athar Nawaz
Gautam Chakraborty
Meena Srivastava
Neelima
Meghdoot
... Sita Choudhury (as Ashalata)
Gita Siddharth ... Anuradha Devi
Jayshree T. ... Choudhury's neighbour
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Choudhry, Jagdishbhai, and Inder Sen are old friends in their early sixties, but believe they are in still in their forties. While Choudhry lives with his wife, Sita, Inder is widowed, and Jagdish is divorced. Their weakness is smoking, alcohol, and women. While they are able to satisfy they need for the first two vices, they are unable to openly indulge with women to their hearts' content while in Bombay. When Sita decides to take a religious pilgrimage, the three decide to travel out of town, and have fun with women. They hire a car driver named Sakharam, who takes them to Goa, and once there, he drives them to a night-club, which has a dancer and singer named Anita. All three friends find Anita gorgeous, and would love to be intimate with her. They plan to individually spend time with her, but Murphy's law prevails with hilarious results. Written by rAjOo (gunwanti@hotmail.com)

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Remade as The Shaukeens (2014) See more »

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Chalo Haseen Geet Ek Banaye
Music by Rahul Dev Burman
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Masterpiece
25 December 2017 | by See all my reviews

Three old friends are on a road trip to have fun and woo some girls.

With its slow pace, subtle comedies and awesome music/background music, this is one of the best movies to put on a cold Sunday afternoon with a drink and a blanket.

Chemistry between 3 main characters is extremely good. And you instantly project yourself with your best buddies to your old age.

Not to mention the deep voiced narration.


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