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Dedh Ishqiya (2014)

Not Rated | | Comedy, Drama, Romance | 10 January 2014 (India)
Two lousy crooks find paradise in the seven stages of love.

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Abhishek Chaubey

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Vishal Bhardwaj (dialogue), Vishal Bhardwaj (screenplay) | 2 more credits »
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Credited cast:
Madhuri Dixit ... Begum Para
Naseeruddin Shah ... Khalujan
Arshad Warsi ... Babban Hussain
Huma Qureshi ... Munniya
Vijay Raaz ... Jaan Mohammad
Manoj Pahwa ... Noor Mohammad Italvi
Salman Shahid Salman Shahid ... Mushtaq Bhai
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Raymond D'Souza Raymond D'Souza ... Begger
Avdhesh Kumar Avdhesh Kumar
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Dedh Ishqiya is a 2014 Indian comedy thriller film. Out from jail, Khalujaan a.k.a Iftekhar (Naseeruddin Shah) and Babban (Arshad Warsi) have stolen a necklace made of royal jewels and are on the run. They part ways and meet at the Majidabad palace, where Iftekhar is competing with Urdu poets to win the heart of the nawab's widow Begum Para (Madhuri Dixit). Her quick-witted and mysterious friend and assistant Munniya (Huma Qureshi) slowly warms up to Babban and they together plot a kidnapping. Khalujaan (Naseeruddin Shah)and Babban (Arshad Warsi), the two romantic thieves are back in Dedh Ishqiya, sequel to the acclaimed and successful Ishqiya with their romantic adventures. And this time love will take them through the SEVEN STAGES OF LOVE... with the beautiful and dangerous Madhuri Dixit as Begum Para and Huma Qureshi as Munniya. Written by Sukh Sandhu

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Country:

India

Language:

Hindi | Urdu

Release Date:

10 January 2014 (India) See more »

Also Known As:

Glosno i z przytupem See more »

Filming Locations:

Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India

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Initially the character played by Madhuri Dixit was called 'Shahi Begum', but by the time shooting begin, writers of film renamed it to Begum Para. See more »

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League of Extra-ordinary Not-so-gentlemen !!
11 January 2014 | by anuraagdestinySee all my reviews

Perfect dialogues...perfect acting...what else does one need in a movie...Vijay Raaz, Arshad Warsi and Naseeruddin Shah create magic on screen with their characters !! Khalujan and Babban are the modern Jay Veeru of Sholay. Its a dark comedy through out with a tinge of love in urdu. Its definitely better than the first version. Madhuri has still the charm to carry movie on her shoulders at this age..its a dream comeback for her. She looks great in most of the frames. The dance choreographed by Ustad Birju Maharaj and the lyrics of poems are simply extraordinary.Its Huma Qureshi that matches the league of such wonderful acting cast to perfection. She is here to stay for long long time.The only flaw of the movie was the songs did not match the previous version.

If u liked Ishqiya you will be a fan of this movie.Trust me,you will be surprised.


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