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Paying Guests (2009)

Not Rated | | Comedy, Drama | 19 June 2009 (India)
Paying Guests is a movie starring Shreyas Talpade, Javed Jaffrey, and Aashish Chaudhary. Four friends' attempts to find employment and accommodation pits them against landlords and gangsters in Bangkok.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
... Bhavesh Verma / Karishma
... Parag / Kareena
... Parikshit 'Pari
... Jayesh Thakur
... Ballu Singh
... Sweety Kaur (as Delnaaz Paul)
... Seema
... Aarti
... Kalpana (as Celina Jaitley)
... Arpita
... Kiska Meglani
... Seema's dad
... Jayesh's boss
... Ronnie
... Murli
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After Bhavesh, Parag, Parikshat, and Jayesh ridicule their Bangkok-based landlord, Kiska Meglani, he evicts them. Broke and with nowhere to go, the hapless foursome decide to pose as couples, with Bhavesh and Parag assuming the guise of voluptuous females, Karishma and Kareena respectively. They find a sympathetic landlord, Ballu Singh, who lets them move in. Subsequently, Jayesh finds employment in an architectural firm and assures his friends that their problems may well be resolved. But before that could happen, Ballu's wife, Sweety, comes to know that Kareena is pregnant, and the involvement of gangsters who want a signed deed from Ballu at any and all costs. Written by rAjOo (gunwanti@hotmail.com)

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Char Yaar  »

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INR 100,000,000 (estimated)
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The names of the characters of the four friends are the names of the director Paritosh Painter's best friends and their respective wives. See more »

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Jack And Jill Went Up The Hill
Performed by Shaan, Earl D'Souza
Composed by Sajid Ali, Wajid Ali
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Payking Guest - fail to Pay anything...
19 June 2009 | by See all my reviews

The movie is full of SICK Jokes. Not worth watching in theater. Shreyas & Javed are the best amongst the lot along with Johny Lever and Delnaz. Rest of the cast is wasted. Amongst songs: the only good one is: Jack and Jill. End of the movie is straight lift from Jaane Bhi Do Yaaro.

I think Mukta Arts is not capable handling Comedy Movies. Cinematography is strictly OK. The locales of Bangkok and Pattaya are shot well. Story line is weak in parts and fails to lift the story in first 30 minutes. The Whistling Woods Institute should actually look out for good writers and directors. Its a high time for the Mukta Arts to come out with the good quality cinema.


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