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Munna Bhai M.B.B.S. (2003)

Not Rated | | Comedy, Drama, Musical | 19 December 2003 (India)
A gangster sets out to fulfill his father's dream of becoming a doctor.

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Credited cast:
... Shri Hari Prasad Sharma
... Murli Prasad 'Munna Bhai' Sharma
... Circuit
... Dr. Suman Asthana (Chinki)
... Dr. J. C. Asthana
... Parvati Sharma
... Dr. Rustam Pavri
... Zaheer (as Jimmy Shergill)
... Anand Banerjee
... Manilal
Neha Dubey ... Girl in Club
... Nandini / Hospital dancer - Song: Dekh le
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
... Medical student
Anuradha Chandan ... Young lover's mother
Chirkut ... Student
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Storyline

In India gangsters are called Bhai (brothers). One such Bhai is Munna, who is feared by everyone in Mumbai, a big city in India. He cons his village-based parents into believing that he is a doctor. He gets a shock when he finds out that they are coming to verify for themselves. So he transforms a rooming shanty house into a makeshift hospital, populated by patients, people he beats up. His parents arrive, are pleased, and happy that their son is well settled. They would like him to get married to a doctor's daughter. The marriage is arranged, but before the engagement, the bride's father finds out the truth about Munna, and cancels the marriage. Munna's humiliated parents see the truth for themselves, and hurt, they return home, leaving Munna with a strong desire to hurt the doctor - and force him to let his daughter get married to him - even if it means getting admitted in the medical college - with forged documents!!! Written by Sumitra (corrected by Carrie)

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Trivia

Sanjay Dutt and Arshad Warsi's pairing worked and they both were paired together in many films. See more »

Goofs

When Dr. Asthana barges angrily in the ward after the song "Seekh Lay", Zaheer, the patient hugs him to cool him down. During these shots Zaheer's head is alternatively towards the left or facing Dr. Asthana. See more »

Quotes

Dr. J. Asthana: Mamu, he called me MAMU!
[Mamu means "dude" and/or "doofus"]
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Connections

Followed by Lage Raho Munna Bhai (2006) See more »

Soundtracks

Apun Jaise Tapori
Written by Abbas Tyrewala
Composed by Anu Malik
Performed by Sanjay Dutt, Vinod Rathod and Arshad Warsi
Courtesy of Universal Music India
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Superb Comedy
4 January 2004 | by See all my reviews

When I went to watch the movie I was not so sure on how well the director could handle a comedy ( He is not exactly known for that!), BUT 10 minutes into the show and all my doubts were dispelled! This is a superb comedy, and you should watch it for Arshad Warsi's acting, if not anything else. 8/10


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