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Gully Boy (2019)

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A coming-of-age story based on the lives of street rappers in Mumbai.

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Zoya Akhtar
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Ranveer Singh ... Murad
Alia Bhatt ... Safeena
Siddhant Chaturvedi ... Sher
Kalki Koechlin ... Sky
Vijay Raaz ... Shakir
Amruta Subhash ... Razia
Vijay Varma ... Moeen
Sheeba Chaddha ... Hamida
Tina Bhatia Tina Bhatia ... Parveen
Naveen Chaudhary Naveen Chaudhary ... Driver 3
Shruti Chauhan Shruti Chauhan ... Maya
Kulsen Chougule Kulsen Chougule ... Driver 1
Aishwarya Desai Aishwarya Desai ... Nikki Narain
Vikrant Dhote Vikrant Dhote ... Editor
Alvaro Ruiz Garcia Alvaro Ruiz Garcia ... Recordist at Studio
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Gully Boy is a film about a 22 year old Muslim kid from a ghetto in Bombay. The boy is a rapper, and the story is his journey from realising his love for rap, to chasing his dream, and to inadvertently transcending his class. Authentic Hip Hop in India is a recent phenomenon and like anywhere else in the world, is rising from the streets. It is the only true political space in music right now and it's coming from people that have nothing to lose, the colonised poor.

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Apna Time Aayega!

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Language:

Hindi

Release Date:

14 February 2019 (USA) See more »

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Shakir: Tu kaun hain? Kya Aukat Kya hain tera?
Murad: Yeh Doosra mereko batayega main kaun hoon.
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it's not a copy of 8 mile you morons
14 February 2019 | by mr-shekhar88See all my reviews

Almost every rap star came from hardships and poverty and that is what rap is, poetry of your life with awesome beats so what the hell were these morons expecting, a guy with no issues becoming a rap star - what was copied from 8 mile? i dare you to justify yourselves you stupid morons. Every part of the movie was awesome.


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