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A stranger in the city asks questions no one has asked before. His childlike curiosity will take him on a journey of love, laughter, and letting go.

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Cast

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Jagat Janani / Jaggu (as Anushka Sharma)
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Cherry Bajwa
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Tapasvi Maharaj
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Sarfraz Yousuf
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Jaggu's Father
Amardeep Jha ...
Jaggu's mother
Reema Debnath ...
Puljaria
Dheerendra Dwivedi ...
Terrorist
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Ticket Seller
Ram P. Sethi ...
Uncle in Belgium
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Pakistan Embassy Receptionist (as Rukhsar)
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Old Man who asked PK for money to pay Hospital bill
Pallavi Batra ...
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Storyline

P. K. is a comedy of ideas about a stranger in the city, who asks questions that no one has asked before. They are innocent, child-like questions, but they bring about catastrophic answers. People who are set in their ways for generations, are forced to reappraise their world when they see it from PK's innocent eyes. In the process PK makes loyal friends and powerful foes. Mends broken lives and angers the establishment. P. K.'s childlike curiosity transforms into a spiritual odyssey for him and millions of others. The film is an ambitious and uniquely original exploration of complex philosophies. It is also a simple and humane tale of love, laughter and letting-go. Finally, it is a moving saga about a friendship between strangers from worlds apart. Written by Abhijat Joshi

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Comedy | Drama | Sci-Fi

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19 December 2014 (India)  »

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Opening Weekend USA:

$3,565,258, 19 December 2014, Limited Release

Gross USA:

$10,616,104

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

INR 7,920,003,832
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Costumes worn by Aamir Khan in the movie are actually collected randomly from the public See more »

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The scene of Jaggu traveling in Delhi metro shown after she received the letter from the boy in the church is actually from Mumbai Metro. The rolling stock and railway stations are of Mumbai metro. See more »

Quotes

Jagat Janani: What is your name?
P.K.: I don't have any name. But i don't know why people called me PK... Pk...
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Connections

References Phir Subha Hogi (1958) See more »

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Bhagwan Hai Kahan Re Tu
Lyrics by Swanand Kirkire
Music by Shantanu Moitra
Sung by Sonu Nigam
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A great social comedy movie
19 December 2014 | by See all my reviews

First half of the movie focuses on comedic aspect. I think the last time I heard such hearty laughs were at 3 idiots screening. Amir Khan's acting is brilliant as always. Whoever wrote this story had given it much thought on the basic idea as it was thought provoking and tries to shatter the root of evil in our religious society.

But the upper layers of the story were like any other Indian movie, with same emotional drama in awkward places, a love story, an evil guy who gets ridiculed, etc. Thus the movie couldn't get too deep. It couldn't deliver to its full potential, but at any moment in the story I didn't feel bored. Songs are right on spot and creates a good mood.

The movie also makes you realize how colorful, beautiful yet complex Indian society is. If you liked the movie Oh my god! then I am sure you would like this too. Worth a watch anyway.


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