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An alien on Earth loses the only device he can use to communicate with his spaceship. His innocent nature and child-like questions force the country to evaluate the impact of religion on its people.

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Cast

Credited cast:
... P.K.
... Jagat Janani / Jaggu
... Tapasvi Maharaj
... Bhairon Singh
... Cherry Bajwa
... Sarfraz Yousuf
... Jaggu's Father
Amardeep Jha ... Jaggu's mother
Reema Debnath ... Puljaria
Dheerendra Dwivedi ... Terrorist
... Ticket Seller
Ram P. Sethi ... Uncle in Belgium
... Pakistan Embassy Receptionist (as Rukhsar)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
... Old Man who asked PK for money to pay Hospital bill
Pallavi Batra ... Maid of honour
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Storyline

P. K. is a comedy of ideas about a stranger in the city, who asks questions that no one has asked before. They are innocent, child-like questions, but they bring about catastrophic answers. People who are set in their ways for generations, are forced to reappraise their world when they see it from PK's innocent eyes. In the process PK makes loyal friends and powerful foes. Mends broken lives and angers the establishment. P. K.'s childlike curiosity transforms into a spiritual odyssey for him and millions of others. The film is an ambitious and uniquely original exploration of complex philosophies. It is also a simple and humane tale of love, laughter and letting-go. Finally, it is a moving saga about a friendship between strangers from worlds apart. Written by Abhijat Joshi

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Opening Weekend USA:

$3,565,258, 19 December 2014, Limited Release

Gross USA:

$10,616,104

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

INR 7,920,003,832
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Earned 20 million dollars i.e 130 Crores(approx) at the Chinese Box-office. Only behind Hollywood Movie, San Andreas in terms of collections in the month of May. See more »

Goofs

Towards the end Jaggu mentioned while narrating her story that PK came from a Planet 400 crore miles (4 billion miles) away from earth. This implies that PK's planet is very close to Pluto (4.67 billion miles). No such planet exists. Secondly, PK adapted to earth's atmosphere without any problems which implies that his planet must have a similar atmosphere. For this to happen his planet must lie in a Goldilocks zone. But we all know that 4 billion miles from earth is no where close to that. See more »

Quotes

Jagat Janani: What is your name?
P.K.: I don't have any name. But i don't know why people called me PK... Pk...
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References Phir Subha Hogi (1958) See more »

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Bhagwan Hai Kahan Re Tu
Lyrics by Swanand Kirkire
Music by Shantanu Moitra
Sung by Sonu Nigam
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Aamir's best performance till date.. again.. and again...
19 December 2014 | by See all my reviews

I don't know whether most of the people actually knew the plot, but surprisingly I did, somehow some brilliant guy about an year ago already guessed or leaked the plot of the movie and I SERIOUSLY THINK it must be some spot boy jerk. But anyways, despite knowing the plot I still went to see the movie, that too First day first show. The moment I saw the plot becoming real within the first 10 minutes, I was skeptical whether I will like this movie. But to my surprise Aamir Khan blew me away with his incomparable acting skills and cuteness of the character. He will make you feel as if you are looking at a child who has been introduced in the world for the first time but has a consciousnesses. The main subject of the movie or so to say the "Strong Message", has been adapted by many movies before but PK stands far out from any of them. This movie will make you laugh but also make you cry. My year definitely ended with such a present from Rajkumar Hirani.


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