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Bambukat (2016)

Bambukat, set in 1960, is a story about two sisters. One is a simple girl, Pakko, who's not fair skinned and look dusky, and Sami, who is prettier than Pakko. The story of Bambukat is how Pakko's husband tries to impress his in-laws.

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Pankaj Batra
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Ammy Virk ... Channan Singh
Simi Chahal ... Parminder Kaur 'Pakko'
Binnu Dhillon Binnu Dhillon ... Resham Singh
Sheetal Thakur ... Sammi
Hobby Dhaliwal Hobby Dhaliwal ... Pakko's father
Karamjit Anmol Karamjit Anmol ... Channan's friend
Nirmal Rishi Nirmal Rishi ... Resham's mother
Sardar Sohi Sardar Sohi ... Pakko's Uncle
Harby Sangha Harby Sangha ... Gaama
Anita Devgan Anita Devgan ... Channan's mother
Razia Sukhbir Razia Sukhbir ... Bholi
Mahabir Bhullar ... Dayal Singh- Maharaja of Dharampur
Veet Baljit Veet Baljit ... Thug bike seller- Special Appearance
Malkeet Rauni Malkeet Rauni ... Channan's father
Narinder Nina Narinder Nina ... Jailor
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Storyline

Bambukat, set in 1960, is a story about two sisters. One is a simple girl, Pakko, who's not fair skinned and look dusky, and Sami, who is prettier than Pakko. The story of Bambukat is how Pakko's husband tries to impress his in-laws.

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Genres:

Comedy | Drama

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Country:

India

Language:

Punjabi

Release Date:

29 July 2016 (USA) See more »

Filming Locations:

Punjab, India

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Box Office

Budget:

INR1,400,000 (estimated)

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$432,288
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Color:

Color
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In Spain was only released in 3 theaters (2 provinces): Barcelona (Filmax Gran Vía, for 14 days / Vic Sucre, for 1 day) and Girona (Olot, for 1 day). The film was only projected in english subtitled version. See more »

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awesome!
14 June 2018 | by szhshahSee all my reviews

Outstanding! such an underrated movie. one of the finest movies from contemporary Punjabi cinema


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