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Toilet - Ek Prem Katha (2017)

Not Rated | | Comedy, Drama | 11 August 2017 (India)
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A woman threatens to leave her husband unless he installs a toilet in their home. To win back her love and respect, he heads out on a journey to fight against the backward society.

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Siddharth Singh (as Siddharth), Garima Wahal (as Garima)
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Cast

Credited cast:
Akshay Kumar ... Keshav
Bhumi Pednekar ... Jaya
Sudhir Pandey ... Pandit Vimalnath Sharma (Bauji)
Divyendu Sharma ... Naru
Anupam Kher ... Dinanath Joshi (Kaka)
Atul Srivastava ... Jagdish
Ayesha Raza Mishra Ayesha Raza Mishra ... Vidya Joshi
Shubha Khote ... Daadi
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Kimti Anand Kimti Anand ... Pradhan
Mukesh Bhatt Mukesh Bhatt ... Rastogi
Satyen Chaturvedi Satyen Chaturvedi ... Aadhar, Keshav's friend
Vijay Kumar Dogra Vijay Kumar Dogra ... Shiv Shankar , Keshav's friend
Satyajeet Dubey Satyajeet Dubey
Sana Khaan ... Keshav's Girl Friend
Sachin Khedekar ... Film Director
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Storyline

Keshav and Jaya are from two villages near Mathura where at least 80% of households have no access to lavatories. Conflict comes knocking on the first day of their marriage, when Jaya discovers that Keshav's home has no toilet and she leaves. Distraught and desperate, Keshav embarks on a mission to win back his love by battling against the age-old traditions, mindset, and value system of his country.

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Taglines:

What happens when two people in love cannot be together because of the lack of a toilet in the house?

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Comedy | Drama

Certificate:

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Country:

India

Language:

Hindi

Release Date:

11 August 2017 (India) See more »

Also Known As:

Toilet: A Love Story See more »

Filming Locations:

Mathura, Uttar Pradesh, India

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$678,532, 13 August 2017, Limited Release

Gross USA:

$1,830,715, 7 September 2017
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When the shoot started Akshay Kumar tweeted that this is his 20th film with Anupam Kher. See more »

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Akshay kumar's character breaks what is supposed to be an iron rod like a wooden stick after he gets hold of it from a man who is trying to demolish his toilet with it. See more »

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Agar Biwi Chahiye Ghar me Pass to Ghar mein hona padega sandas
12 August 2017 | by amitalokrmSee all my reviews

I myself never thought of watching this movie having a weird kind of name Toilet -Ek Prem katha....but once the movie starts and shows the struggle of two lovers just for a toilet....it becomes interesting at each and every moment ...the film never looses its grip from the story and keeps on astonishing with surprises and twists....Moreover the at each and every moment there is a logic for. Normally which we don't see in some of the third grade comedy movies...Songs also beautifully inserted into the movies without feeling you bored over there even if you are not a song lover.....More than this the movies ultimate aim is to fight against the narrow minded ness of the society which thinks a toilet can not be built in Home and that will opoosite of our culture...but the things it beautifully explains to those who think like this in their own language ...Thanks Akshay and his team for choosing this subject for the benefit of society and for viewers an ultimate comedy movie


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