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Chupke Chupke (1975)

Not Rated | | Comedy, Drama, Romance | 11 April 1975 (India)
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A newly wedded husband plays a practical joke on his wife's family with full support from his wife and friends.

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Upendranath Ganguly (story) (as Late Upendranath Ganguly), D.N. Mukherjee (screenplay) | 3 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Dharmendra ... Dr. Parimal Tripathi
Sharmila Tagore ... Sulekha Chaturvedi
Amitabh Bachchan ... Professor Sukumar Sinha
Jaya Bachchan ... Vasudha Kumar (as Jaya Bhaduri)
David Abraham ... Haripad Chaturvedi (as David)
Usha Kiran Usha Kiran ... Sumitra Sharma
Lily Chakravarty ... Lata Kumar Srivastav (as Lily Chakraborty)
Keshto Mukherjee ... James D'Costa (Driver) (as Kesto Mukherjee)
Dev Kishan Dev Kishan
Om Prakash ... Raghavendra Sharma (Raghav)
Lalita Kumari Lalita Kumari ... (as Lalita Sinha)
Naina Apte Naina Apte
Chaitali Chaitali
Aarti Aarti
Amol Sen Amol Sen ... (as Amal Sen)
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Storyline

Raghav brags that he can smell a rat or an impersonator automatically, and Dr. Parimal Tripathi decides to take him on - result: funny family slapstick comedy, with a dose of pure Hindi and Urdu thrown in, especially the dialogue delivery by Om Prakash, Dharmendra, and Amitabh Bachchan. Notable songs are :Sare ga ma, ma sa re ga ma...."; "Ab ke sajan sawan me, aag lagegi badan mein, ghata barshegi, magar tarsegi nazar, mil na sakenghe do mahn ek hi aagan mein..."; "Chupke chupke chal di purvaiya, basuri bajaike raas rachaye daiya re daiya, chupke...". Written by rAjOo (gunwanti@hotmail.com)

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Genres:

Comedy | Drama | Romance

Certificate:

Not Rated | See all certifications »
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Country:

India

Language:

Hindi

Release Date:

11 April 1975 (India) See more »

Also Known As:

Hush Hush See more »

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Budget:

INR991,000 (estimated)
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Rupam Chitra See more »
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Mono

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Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Trivia

Md. Rafi has one stanza less in the the song 'Sa re ga ma', as he was not present during the dubbing session. Kishore Kumar, who was the other singer, sang the additional stanza. See more »

Quotes

Dr. Parimal Tripathi: What is an actor? A mere puppet in the hands of the director.
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Connections

Remake of Chhadmabeshi (1971) See more »

Soundtracks

Chupke Chupke Chal Re Purvaiya
Sung by Lata Mangeshkar
Music composed by Sachin Dev Burman
Lyrics by Anand Bakshi
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an excellent comedy for the entire family.
8 December 1999 | by mukubSee all my reviews

This is vintage Hrishikesh Mukherjee for you. His forte is light comedies which can be watched with your entire family right from great-grand-father to great-grand-kid. And this one in particular is very funny. Amitabh and Dharmendra team up together once again after sholay(the biggest indian hit) to deliver another sterling performance as a team well supported by sharmila, jaya and ashok kumar. Film is too slow in first half at times but more than makes up for it in the second. Music is kind of disappointing though. But a good story, good dialogues (a little too incolloquial hindi though) and very good performance by the entire cast makes it a movie worth watching with family.


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