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Anwar is a Muslim who lives a middle-class lifestyle in Lucknow, India, along with his mom, brother, and Bhabhi, Suraiya. Anwar is doing a research on ancient Hindu Mandirs. They rent out a... See full summary »

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Manish Jha

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Priyamvad (inspired by short story "Phalgun Ki Ek Upkatha"), Manish Jha
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Cast

Credited cast:
Nauheed Cyrusi ... Mehru
Kashish Duggal Kashish Duggal
Pankaj Jha Pankaj Jha
Manisha Koirala ... Anita
Siddharth Koirala Siddharth Koirala ... Anwar
Sanjay Mishra
Sudhir Pandey ... M.L.A.
Vijay Raaz ... Master Pasha
Yashpal Sharma ... Supdt. of Police Ashok Tiwari
Naval Shukla Naval Shukla ... Muslim guy
Sharat Sonu Sharat Sonu ... Gardener
Hiten Tejwani ... Udit
Lalit Tiwari Lalit Tiwari ... Pappu
Rajpal Yadav ... Gopinath
Prithvi Zutshi Prithvi Zutshi ... Minister
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Anwar is a Muslim who lives a middle-class lifestyle in Lucknow, India, along with his mom, brother, and Bhabhi, Suraiya. Anwar is doing a research on ancient Hindu Mandirs. They rent out a room to a poor widow and her attractive daughter, Mehru. Anwar falls in love with her. Anwar is certain of Mehru's love for him, but is shocked when he finds out that she has eloped with Udit, his Hindu friend, who is about to immigrate to America. He informs her mother, who in turn calls upon her nephew and other kith and kin, to locate Mehru. They do locate the couple abroad a bus, Udit is killed, while Mehru is beaten and ultimately hangs herself. A guilt-ridden Anwar takes shelter in an ancient Mandit in Dholpur and his bag, which contained drawings of Mandirs and notes on 'Lord Krishna', 'Devi Maa Meera', and 'Mehru'. This bag ends up with the Police and they believe that Anwar is a terrorist who is planning to detonate bombs in sacred Hindu temples. The place is surrounded by Police, ... Written by rAjOo (gunwanti@hotmail.com)

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Language:

Hindi

Release Date:

12 January 2007 (India) See more »

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Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India See more »

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Mohabat nahi to kahan zindgi hai ..
10 May 2017 | by udi-vyasSee all my reviews

the purity , the realness , the rawness of the movie as well as the direction specially the song .. what GOVERMENTS doing with both HINDU- MUSLIMS .. the struggle of MINORITtiES .. and the thing called EXPECTATION killing us slowly .. thank you for this movie .. and The lead actor is way to good ... will remember it forever .. - anmol


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