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Bobby Jasoos (2014)

Not Rated | | Comedy, Drama, Thriller | 4 July 2014 (India)
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Bobby Jasoos starring Vidya Balan, is a film that celebrates the aspiration of Bobby, who wants to become the number one detective in the old city area of Hyderabad. The film is directed by... See full summary »

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Samar Shaikh

Writers:

Samar Shaikh (story), Sanyuktha Chawla Shaikh (screen play & dialogue by) (as Sanyukta Shaikh Chawla)
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Cast

Credited cast:
Vidya Balan ... Bobby
Ali Fazal ... Tasawur
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Mahima A Mahima A ... Amna Audition 3
Abhishek C Abhishek C ... Sharma Coaching
Sukesh Anand Sukesh Anand ... Sodhi
Anupriya Anupriya ... Afreen
Tanvi Azmi ... Kausar Khaala
Arjan Bajwa ... Lala
Prasad Barve Prasad Barve ... Shetty
Basavaraj Basavaraj ... Yateem khana Man
Bhavna Bhavna ... Bahu
Surbhi Chandna ... Aamna Khan
Ranjana Chilani Ranjana Chilani ... MQ Stationary Woman
Benaf Dadachandji Benaf Dadachandji ... Noor (as Benaf Dadachanji)
Aakash Dahiya Aakash Dahiya ... Munna
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Bobby Jasoos starring Vidya Balan, is a film that celebrates the aspiration of Bobby, who wants to become the number one detective in the old city area of Hyderabad. The film is directed by Samar Shaikh, produced by Dia Mirza and Sahil Sangha under their banner Born Free Entertainment and is presented by Reliance Entertainment. Bobby Jasoos releases on July 4th,2014. Written by Official Agent

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Comedy | Drama | Thriller

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Not Rated | See all certifications »
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Country:

India

Language:

Urdu | Hindi

Release Date:

4 July 2014 (India) See more »

Also Known As:

Bobby See more »

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Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$88,567
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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color
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The house where Bobby lives with her family was made up on the 1st floor of old haveli(mansion) in Kachiguda in Hyderabad. When it was found it was just an empty, dirty shell. Fake walls were created, windows, doors were added, entire place was painted and aged, front verandah was designed set up from scratch. See more »

Connections

References Aashiqui (1990) See more »

Soundtracks

B.O.B.B.Y
Sung by Neeraj Shridhar & Shreya Ghoshal
Music Composed by Shantanu Moitra
Lyrics written by Swanand Kirkire
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It is Vidya Balan's show all the way in this average drama
5 July 2014 | by ketgup83See all my reviews

Indian Cinema has certainly evolved over the years with experimental movies Queen, Holiday , Filmistaan to name few. Bobby Jasoos succeeds in experimenting the truth but final act pauses the entire movement of the film.

Bobby Jasoos tells the story of a wanna-be-detective(Vidya Balan) who has been given a secret assignment to search for people whose identities are provided by a multi-millionaire unknown guy.

Directed by Samir Shaikh , Bobby Jasoos starts off well with few hilarious moments in the first half with the doubt factor remains till the end. Unfortunately , the movie tumbles in the climax which could have been made better. Editing is loose. Screenplay is weak . Cinematography and art direction is simple. Music is below par. Background score does not gel well with film. Dialogues are good. It is Vidya Balan's show all the way. The actress gets into the character of Bobby Jasoos and gives a performance with aplomb.

Overall, a very brave niche flick with commendable first half and not so engrossing later half. Average 2.5/5


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