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Hindi Medium (2017)

Not Rated | | Comedy, Drama | 19 May 2017 (USA)
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A couple from Chandni Chowk aspire to give their daughter the best education and thus be a part of and accepted by the elite of Delhi.

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Saket Chaudhary

Writers:

Sonu Sinha (cowriter), Saket Chaudhary | 2 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Irrfan Khan ... Raj Batra
Saba Qamar ... Mita Batra
Dishita Sehgal Dishita Sehgal ... Pia
Deepak Dobriyal ... Shyam Prakash
Swati Das Swati Das ... Tulsi
Amrita Singh ... Principal Lodha
Sumit Gulati Sumit Gulati ... Chotu
Angshuman Nandi Angshuman Nandi ... Mohan
Neha Dhupia ... Mrs. Suri
Sahani Sahani ... Maya's Husband
Arha Mahajan Arha Mahajan ... Consultant Office Girl Aarya
Shiva Kumar Shiva Kumar ... Parent with CM letter
Sachin Kumar Sachin Kumar ... Chandani Chowk Neighbour #
Kiran Khoje ... Sushila
Pammi Khanna Pammi Khanna ... Suraj Valley High School Principal
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A couple from Chandni Chowk aspire to give their daughter the best education and thus be a part of and accepted by the elite of Delhi.

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Comedy | Drama

Certificate:

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Country:

India

Language:

Hindi

Release Date:

19 May 2017 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Хинди школа See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Maddock Films See more »
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Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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The film won praises and made over 100 Crores at the box office. See more »

Quotes

Raj Batra: My life is Hindi but my wife is English.
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Soundtracks

Tum Hi Ho Bandhu
(uncredited)
Written by Irshad Kamil
Performed by Neeraj Shridhar, Kavita Seth
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A Film to be watched by every Parent
20 May 2017 | by pranayjalviSee all my reviews

Hindi Medium is an enjoyable and realistic tale which lands a tight slap on the face of a society which considers English as a parameter for judging people, where people are not taken seriously if they don't speak English well and they are made to feel inferior. The dialogues are hilarious and keep you entertained throughout. The plot gets a bit predictable towards the end and the film glorifies government schools, which are looked down upon in our society. A little preachy and over-dramatic towards the end, Hindi Medium strongly drives its point home.

My Rating : 3.5/5


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