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Bheja Fry (2007)

PG-13 | | Comedy, Drama | 13 April 2007 (India)
Ranjit, who makes fun of idiots, gets completely annoyed when he invites a tax inspector and a singer to his house.

Director:

Sagar Ballary

Writers:

Sagar Ballary (screenplay), Arpita Chatterjee (screenplay) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Credited cast:
Vinay Pathak ... Bharat Bhushan
Rajat Kapoor ... Ranjeet Thadani
Sarika ... Sheetal R. Thadani
Milind Soman ... Anant Ghoshal
Ranvir Shorey ... Asif Merchant
Bhairavi Goswami ... Suman Rao
Tom Alter ... Dr. Shepherd
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Harsh Chhaya ... Kapoor
Sharat Katariya Sharat Katariya ... Dinner Guest 1
Sushma Kaul Sushma Kaul ... Bharat's Colleague
Ikhlaq Khan Ikhlaq Khan ... Jagdish Verma (as Ikhlaque Khan)
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Storyline

Ranjeet Thadani lives a wealthy lifestyle in Mumbai along with his wife, Sheetal, who is a singer, while he manages Soundtrack Industries. At the request of his friend, Jagdish Verma, he decides to invite a singer and Libran, Bharat Bhushan, to his residence for dinner, as well as listen to him sing. Ranjeet, suffering from back pain, does not realize that Bharat is also an Income-Tax Inspector, and upon arrival at Ranjeet's residence, will virtually and hilariously turn his life upside down. Written by rAjOo (gunwanti@hotmail.com)

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Genres:

Comedy | Drama

Certificate:

PG-13 | See all certifications »

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Country:

India

Language:

Hindi

Release Date:

13 April 2007 (India) See more »

Also Known As:

Ужин с придурком See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Handmade Films See more »
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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color
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Trivia

This is a copy of a french movie Dîner de cons, Le (1998). Also known as "The Dinner Game" (English title). Someone says that it has been copied from dinner for schmucks which is absolutely wrong as this released in 2007. See more »

Quotes

Bharat Bhushan: Asif, this is Bhushan.
Asif Merchant: Bharat, your Dhoni was washed out by the Pakistanis.
Bharat Bhushan: Even I'm watching the match, there are a lot of overs left.
Asif Merchant: If they couldn't do anything in 43 overs, what can they uproot now?
Bharat Bhushan: Have you forgotten about the Multan one-day? So badly we uprooted you, that you are still holding it in your hand.
Bharat Bhushan: Get lost!
Asif Merchant: You get lost!
Bharat Bhushan: You get lost!
[Bharat bangs the phone]
Anant Ghoshal: What a character, man!
[...]
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Connections

Remake of Le Dîner de Cons (1998) See more »

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copycat!
29 July 2007 | by waxy007See all my reviews

Welcome Sagar Bellary to the ever-burgeoning group of 'inspired' directors, whose poster-boy is Mr Sanjay Gupta(Oldb..and reservoir...ahem..Zinda and Kaante fame) Bheja Fry is a direct frame-by-frame copy of 'The Dinner Game', a rib-tickling french comedy by Francis Veber When will filmmakers start giving credit to the original movie makers? Its one thing to use a story as a framework and foundation, but here even the screenplay is copied. The sad part is people who haven't seen 'the Dinner game' hail this movie. Shame on the director and producer of 'Bheja Fry' for not acknowledging the source of this movie.


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