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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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Robert
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Bhalla
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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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Sevaram
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Anand Akela
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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Comedy | Family | Romance

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4 November 1994 (India)  »

Also Known As:

Svako ima svoj stil  »

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Trivia

The scene where Aamir Khan acts as a patient who has lost memory and Salman Khan acts as doctor but brings in carpenters tools and hammer to beat Aamir, to teach him a lesson is actually a plot fully replica of a scene from Tamil film Thenmazhai (1966) where in the role played by Aamir was done by Nagesh and Salman Khan 's role was originally played by Cho Ramasawamy. 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 »

Connections

References Mr. India (1987) See more »

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Ello Ello
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Performed by Vicky Mehta, Behroze Chaterjee
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Funniest Indian movie of all time.
22 June 2000 | by (New York) – See all my reviews

This movie is simply excellent. For some reason it wasn't a success at the box office in India. In New York, however, I have yet to come across a person who disliked this movie. This is definitely the funniest movie to come out of India. Everyone gives a good performance; Amir Khan; however, just takes over and puts the movie over the top.


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