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Andaz Apna Apna (1994)

Two slackers competing for the affections of an heiress, inadvertently become her protectors from an evil criminal.

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Cast

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Amar (as Aamir Khhhan)
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Prem (as Salllman Khan)
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Raveena (as Raveeena Tandon)
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Karisma (as Karisma Kapooor)
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Ram Gopal Bajaj / Teja (as Paresssh Rawal/Paresh Rawwwal)
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Johnny (as Mehmoood)
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Murli Manohar (as Devvven Verma)
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Bankeylal Bhopali (as Jagdeeep)
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Inspector (as Tikkku Talsania)
Suresh Bhagwat ...
Man who went to collect money from Bankeylal (as Suresh Bhagggwat)
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Anand Mishra ...
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Storyline

Amar and Prem are two rivals who belonging to middle-class families with no scope of future advancement. Both individually, without the knowledge of the other decide to take matters into their hands and find ways to get rich quickly. Chaos and acrimony result when both find each other at loggerheads when both arrive to win the hand of the daughter of multi-millionaire Ram Gopal Bajaj amidst considerable upheavals when Shyam, the twin brother of Ram, decides to do away with Ram and assume his identity and thus take over the estate of the Bajaj family. Written by Sonia

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4 November 1994 (India)  »

Also Known As:

Svako ima svoj stil  »

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Trivia

The movie performed poorly at the box office upon its release but since then has gathered a cult following. See more »

Goofs

In the scene where Anand Akela shows Prem his token for the interview, Prem places it on the table. All three characters are shown to move away at the end of the scene, but Anand doesn't pick his token back. He reveals much later that he has given up hope of marriage to Raveena, but its only after their attempt to foil the plans of other hopefuls. See more »

Quotes

Amar Manohar: Heads I win, tails you lose.
Prem: No, no, no. Make it the other way round.
Amar Manohar: OK, if that makes you happy, tails you lose, heads i win.
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Crazy Credits

Shakti Kapoor's name is written as Thakti Kapoor with letter S from his first name striked out. This is done because his character Crime Master Gogo speaks S as T in all his dialogues. For example, "Kya Namatey Namatey?" for "Kya Namastey Namastey?"(What Hello Hello?) See more »

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Spoofs Qayamat Se Qayamat Tak (1988) See more »

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Ello Ello
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Performed by Vicky Mehta, Behroze Chaterjee
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Most Comic movie in Recent times
16 May 2004 | by See all my reviews

Andaaz Apna Apna is the most comic movie of the decade.You can't stop laughing during the movie.Right from the first scene to the last, your giggles don't stop.Amir Khan is brilliant.His comic timing is superb.His dialogue delivery, gestures,uninhibited style all compel you to laugh like hell.Salman Khan is good.Paresh Rawal is his usual best.The dialogues by Rajkumar Santoshi are good(Amir Khan mouthing Purush-Mahapurush).The music reminds you of good old times.The scenes where both the characters Amar Prem try to outwit each other,they try to woo Raveena and the fighting scenes in the Climax are really funny.It is very difficult to decide which is the most comic scene.All of them are on top of other.Definitely one of the best feathers in RajKumar Santoshi's Cap. I think this movie ranks no.1 in Comedy genre of Bollywood(at least in 1990s when there were very few comedy movies).


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