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Dharam Sankat Mein (2015)

Not Rated | | Comedy | 10 April 2015 (India)
At the age of 55, a Hindu man discovers that he was born Muslim and adopted by a Hindu family.

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Fuwad Khan

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Sanjay Sharma (screenplay & dialogue), Alpesh Dixit (screenplay & dialogue) | 2 more credits »
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Cast

Credited cast:
Naseeruddin Shah ... Neelanand Baba
Paresh Rawal ... Dharampal
Annu Kapoor ... Nawab Mehmood Nazeem Ali Shah Khan Bahadur
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Auritra Ghosh ... Shraddha
Gippy Grewal
Hazel Keech ... Special Appearance
Rushita Pandya Rushita Pandya ... Antara
Jagdish Rajpurohit ... Mr. Bhatt
Nitesh V. Ranglani Nitesh V. Ranglani ... Peter
Manoj Raghubir Sharma Manoj Raghubir Sharma ... Amit (as Manoj Sharma)
Prachi Sharma Prachi Sharma ... TV Anchore
Sharat Sonu Sharat Sonu ... Long Hair Guy
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Mr Dharam at the age of 55 figures out that he was adopted by a Hindu family after his Muslim father left him.He then tries to Meet his father who is in Critical Condition but the Imam says him to Become a Muslim for that. What Follows Next Are a bunch of comical events Written by Ayaan Mohamed

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Language:

Hindi

Release Date:

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This movie is remake of the British movie "The Infidels". See more »

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[Around 0:34:42] In the song sequence, the younger version of Dharampal has a deep scar on his right eyebrow, while the grown up Dharampal has no such scar. See more »

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Remake of The Infidel (2010) See more »

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Paresh Rawal Stars In Yet Another Superb Film Following OMG – Oh My God! 2012.
2 June 2015 | by Vivekmaru45See all my reviews

Love of humanity follows no caste or creed. The main message of this beautiful film emphasizes this. The central character of this film Dharam Pal(Paresh Rawal) finds out upon the opening of a safe deposit box left by his late mother - that he is a child adopted from a Muslim couple.

Having been raised as a Hindu for so long, this comes as a rude awakening to him. He is left in a moral dilemma - whether to confide in his wife or not. He opts not to tell his wife, but confides his secret to his next-door neighbor Nawab Mehmood Shah(Anu Kapoor), who is a lawyer by profession. Nawab Shah helps him to find his real biological father.

Upon learning that his father has been found and is seriously ill, Dharam Pal rushes to meet him, but he is stopped by the Imaam who is taking care of his father.

He tells Dharampal that if his father saw that his only son has been brought up as a non-Muslim, it could cause severe damage to his health. Therefore, he tells Dharampal to learn how to become a true Muslim and come back to meet his father once he is ready.

Watch this excellent film to find out what happens next...

The film also stars veteran actor Naseeruddin Shah in the role of Neel Anand Baba.

Paresh Rawal Films To See: Woh Chokri, Sir, Sardar, Naam, Kshana Kshanam (1991), Money (1993), Money Money (1995), Govinda Govinda (1994), Rikshavodu (1995), Bavagaru Bagunnara (1998), Shankar Dada M.B.B.S. (2004), and Teen Maar (2011), Shiva (1990), Tamanna (1996), Chachi 420 (1997), Hera Pheri (2000), Phir Hera Pheri (2006), Deewane Huye Paagal (2005), Bhool Bhulaiyaa (2007).

Anu Kapoor: Utsav, Mr. India, Tezaab, Chameli Ki Shaadi, Arjun, Ram Lakhan, Main Azaad Hoon, Ghayal, Yodha.

Naseeruddin Shah: Tridev, Woh Saat Din, Pestonjee, Mirch Masala, The Perfect Murder, Hum Paanch, Masoom, Jalwa, Paar, The League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen(LXG), Khamosh, Hero Hiralal, Khoj, Vishwatma, Mohra, Albert Pinto Ko Gussa Kyoon Aata Hai, Sarfarosh, Chinagate, Sir, Panaah.


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