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Chennai Express (2013)

Not Rated | | Action, Comedy, Drama | 8 August 2013 (USA)
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Rahul, who is asked to immerse his late grandfather's ashes in Rameshwaram, unwillingly boards the Chennai Express and finds himself entangled with Meena, the daughter of a don.

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Rahul embarks on a journey to a small town in Tamil Nadu to fulfill the last wish of his grandfather: to have his ashes immersed in the Holy water of Rameshwaram. En route, he meets a woman hailing from a unique family down South. As they find love through this journey in the exuberant lands of South India, an unanticipated drive awaits them. Written by UTV Motion Pictures

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This Eid 8th Aug... Ready steady po!

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Action | Comedy | Drama

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Opening Weekend USA:

$2,220,497, 11 August 2013, Limited Release

Gross USA:

$5,306,729, 29 September 2013
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Trivia

Rohit Shetty's first film without Ajay Devgn See more »

Goofs

Rahul takes the urn from his house and keeps in his bag. Later at the railway station, his grandmother hands it to him again. See more »

Quotes

Rahul: Don't underestimate the power of the common man.
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Deepika Padukone's name is introduced first before the name of Shah Rukh Khan. See more »

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Spoofs Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge (1995) See more »

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One of the worse movies I have ever seen.
22 August 2013 | by See all my reviews

I have no idea why this movie is getting such good ratings. The movie was a pain to watch, with a handful of original comic moments. Shah Rukh Khan did a pretty horrible job of acting. Its disappointing that this movie is doing so well in the box office. Seriously, where are Bollywood's standards. I understand this is supposed to be a comedy/drama movie, but come on. Oh well, its made by Rohit Shetty, could not have expected anything better. The direction is horrible, more of a Tamil/Tollywood movie than a Bollywood movie. Cars flying, hero beating the crap out of 20 guys at once, I guess that turns on the audience.

VERY DISAPPOINTING MOVIE. NOT WORTH THE MONEY.


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