5.9/10
11,174
36 user 25 critic

Desi Boyz (2011)

Not Rated | | Comedy, Drama, Romance | 25 November 2011 (India)
Two friends lose their jobs, then part bitterly after they get exposed as male escorts.

Director:

Writers:

(screenplay), (story) | 2 more credits »
Reviews
2 wins & 5 nominations. See more awards »

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Rowdy Rathore (2012)
Action | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

A con man uncovers a deadly secret and must save his lady love, the small-town locals and the little girl who insists she's his daughter, from the mob.

Director: Prabhu Deva
Stars: Akshay Kumar, Sonakshi Sinha, Nassar
Heyy Babyy (2007)
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

Three bachelors who are compulsive womanizers find their lives turned upside down when a baby is left at their doorstep. The trio suspect each other of being the father.

Director: Sajid Khan
Stars: Juanna Sanghvi, Akshay Kumar, Fardeen Khan
Patiala House (2011)
Drama | Sport
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

A victim of British racial violence and profiling prevents his son from playing cricket.

Director: Nikkhil Advani
Stars: Rishi Kapoor, Dimple Kapadia, Akshay Kumar
Garam Masala (2005)
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

A rib tickling tale of two flirts who constantly flirts with women despite one of them having engaged. Chaos ensues when the fiancee finds that her to-be bride is cheating on her.

Director: Priyadarshan
Stars: Akshay Kumar, John Abraham, Paresh Rawal
Khatta Meetha (2010)
Action | Comedy | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

A seemingly corrupt petty contractor faces challenges from the local municipality, his family, his employees, as well as a former girlfriend and her family.

Director: Priyadarshan
Stars: Akshay Kumar, Trisha Krishnan, Johnny Lever
Drama | Musical | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

Follows a love triangle between Agastya, Suhaan and Piya.

Director: Shirish Kunder
Stars: Salman Khan, Akshay Kumar, Preity Zinta
Bhagam Bhag (2006)
Comedy | Crime | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

The members of a drama troupe falls in trouble when they are framed for a murder. Things goes worst when they find their actress commits suicide, which is somehow linked with the murder.

Director: Priyadarshan
Stars: Akshay Kumar, Govinda, Paresh Rawal
Welcome I (2007)
Comedy | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

A man falls in love with a beautiful woman, but later discovers that her brothers are gangsters.

Director: Anees Bazmee
Stars: Akshay Kumar, Nana Patekar, Anil Kapoor
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

Karan (Bobby Deol) was wealthy and a mansion was his habitat. Raj (Akshay Kumar) had empty pockets and the sky was his roof. Karan's jet ensured that he could fly if he wanted. Raj could ... See full summary »

Director: Suneel Darshan
Stars: Akshay Kumar, Bobby Deol, Kareena Kapoor
Action | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

Khiladiyon Ka Khiladi is about the deadly game of survival in a ruthless world of crime & sleaze, Akshay (Akshay Kumar) who is an army officer on his way to the USA to attend his brother, ... See full summary »

Director: Umesh Mehra
Stars: Rekha, Akshay Kumar, Raveena Tandon
Action | Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  

A man embarks on journey to find his love in Dubai, only to learn she has different suitors and admirers.

Director: Vikram Bhatt
Stars: Akshay Kumar, Sunil Shetty, Shahid Kapoor
Comedy | Drama | Musical
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

Waqt the race against time is the story of a father and a son between whom there is a special bond. Ishwarchand Thakur (Amitabh Bachchan) and Sumitra Thakur (Shefali Shah) are a married ... See full summary »

Director: Vipul Amrutlal Shah
Stars: Amitabh Bachchan, Akshay Kumar, Priyanka Chopra
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
... Jerry
... Nick
... Radhika Awasthi
... Tanya Mehra
... Suresh Awasthi
... Vikrant Mehra
... Ajay Bapat
Virej Dasani ... Veer (as Master Virej Dasani)
... Indian Recruiter
... Jerry's Mother
Shrman Jain ... Rohan Mehta
... Natasha Mehra
Suparna Marwah ... Female Judge
Kim Jagtiani ... Rhea
Jennifer Mayani ... Female Escort
Edit

Storyline

Based in England, Nikhil Mathur is employed as an Investment Banker and has a idealist girlfriend in Radhika Awasthi. His friend, Jignesh Patel, works as a Security Guard in a mall and is the guardian of Veer, his late sister's son, and under close scrutiny of the Social Services Department. Global recession takes a toll on Nikhil - he not only loses his job but also his investments, while Jignesh gets fired for failing to prevent theft by a minor. Nikhil is unable to find employment and after Jignesh gets fired from yet another job, the duo end up working as male escorts with 'Desi Boyz' as Rocco and Hunter, and bring in enough income to keep them going. Radhika soon finds out and dumps Nikhil, while a Social Worker, Vikrant Mehra, takes custody of Veer and has him placed in a foster home. With their lives turned upside down, the duo blame each other and part company. Unable to even speak with Radhika, Nikhil is dismayed when he finds her in the company of a new boyfriend, Ajay Bapat... Written by rAjOo (gunwanti@hotmail.com)

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Comedy | Drama | Romance

Certificate:

Not Rated | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

 »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

| | |

Release Date:

25 November 2011 (India)  »

Also Known As:

Настоящие индийские парни  »

Filming Locations:

 »

Edit

Box Office

Budget:

£2,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

INR 282,500,000 (India), 28 November 2011

Opening Weekend USA:

$702,325, 18 November 2011, Limited Release

Gross USA:

$1,066,167, 11 December 2011
See more on IMDbPro »

Company Credits

Show more on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

John Abraham can be seen wearing the jersey named "Dhoni" with number '7' which is a direct reference to cricketer Mahendra Singh Dhoni, who is a good friend of John. See more »

Goofs

(around 1 hour and 35 minutes) Nikhil Mathur finished talking to his ex-girlfriend. He should have walked towards the steps because that is where his guitar and dog were, but he was walking towards a dead end. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Chashme Baddoor (2013) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
a movie with a fresh idea , concept and story
9 December 2011 | by See all my reviews

first of all guys in this movie you cant take your eyes off .the movie has strong content with drama and comedy or u can say Dramedy. Akshay Kumar was superb. and i think after Hera Pheri and Garam Masala it is strong performance by Akshay Kumar. John Abraham is now continuously improving his acting skills and this may be the best performance ever i had seen by John.in between movie the one man who steels the show is Sanjay Dutt. he is unbeatable in his typical role.and the best thing about the movie is Akshay Kumar not only done his typical comedy but you will see him as a outstanding acting in serious role. and Akshay is looking exceptionally handsome in this movie . Anupam Kher is also done a good job and Deepika acting is OK but after interval the gorgeous Chitrangada steals the show as a professor so guys if you miss this , you just missed the entertaining dose


8 of 13 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 36 user reviews »

Contribute to This Page

Top Rated and Trending Indian Movies

Check out the Indian movies with the highest ratings from IMDb users, as well as the movies that are trending in real time.