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A story-writer attempts to convince a producer to accept four erotic stories from the Panchtantra.

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Vinay Shukla

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Javed Akhtar (lyrics), Vinay Shukla (story)
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Cast

Credited cast:
Arunoday Singh ... MaanavPrithvi Singh / Abhijeet
Raima Sen ... Maya / Manjula
Konkona Sen Sharma ... Rani Lavni / Anita
Tisca Chopra ... Seema
Pitobash ... Pitobash / Madan / Chedimal
Prem Chopra ... Raja Nirgun Singh
Ila Arun ... Kesar
Rajpal Yadav ... Kashi
Shahana Goswami ... Ruchi
Shreyas Talpade ... Manjul / Neelkanth
Sushant Singh ... Nitin
Mahie Gill
Boman Irani ... Asu Hotmal
Saurabh Shukla ... Satish
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Pushkar Shrotri Pushkar Shrotri ... Kaushal Bhatt
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Storyline

Maanav is a struggling filmmaker who does not want to compromise on his script. His girlfriend Ruchi is a successful film editor who arranges for him to meet Nitin, a producer. Nitin likes the script but is not very sure of its box office potential. Maanav then suggests a story from the Panchtantra: A woman is caught red-handed with her lover by her husband and yet, she manages to wriggle out of it Scot-free! Nitin loves the story but finds it too short for a feature film. Maanav then creates three more stories based on the same premise: in a way, the Panchantra story travels in different versions to the modern times through the film. The four stories are woven together by a common story. Mirch itself echoes this structure, with four stories mingling with the main narrative. Written by Mannu-Sadana

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India

Language:

Hindi | Rajasthani | Sindhi | English

Release Date:

22 October 2010 (India) See more »

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Maharashtra, India See more »

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Reliance Big Pictures See more »
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Dolby Digital

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Color
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Zindagi Tu Hi Bata
Performed by Sharmishta, Kunal Ganjawala, Vaishali Samant
Lyrics by Javed Akhtar
Music by Monty Sharma
Music by T-Series
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filmmaking lets it down
21 March 2011 | by rathivarunSee all my reviews

The concept of this movie is novel for bollywood. But filmmaking lets it down. The two center characters of this movie are screenplay writer cum director and editor. Probably this is one of the reason that original filmmaker falls in love with the film and looses the objectivity. There are many unnecessary scenes and buildups. If you just watch the end of each four stories, it is as good as you have watched full movie. All four stories are such that showing a long buildup is not necessary. If you just watch the end, you automatically understand the background, and there is no need of the buildup. This movie can be very easily edited into a short movie that would be much better to watch than this longer version.


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