|Directed by||Sajid Khan|
|Written by||Anvita Dutt (dialogue)|
|Screenplay by||Milap Zaveri|
|Story by||Sajid Nadiadwala|
original story by
Crazy Mohan (uncredited)
|Based on||Kaathala Kaathala|
by Singeetam Srinivasa Rao, Crazy Mohan & Kamal Haasan
|Produced by||Sajid Nadiadwala|
|Edited by||Rameshwar S. Bhagat|
|Distributed by||Eros International|
|Language||Hindi - Urdu|
|Box office||est. ₹124.50 crore|
Housefull is a 2010 Indian Hindi-language comedy film directed by Sajid Khan and produced by Sajid Nadiadwala. The movie is partly adapted from the 1998 Tamil drama Kaathala Kaathala. The dialogues were done by Anvita Dutt, while Nadiadwala wrote the storyline and Rameshwar S. Bhagat served as the editor. It became the first installment of the Housefull franchise.
Cast[change | change source]
- Akshay Kumar as Aarush Avasthi, Sandy's boyfriend, Pooja's ex-boyfriend and Devika’s ex-husband
- Riteish Deshmukh as Babu Rao "Bob", Hetal’s husband, Aarush’s best friend
- Lara Dutta as Hetal Rao (nee Patel), Bob’s wife
- Arjun Rampal as Major Krishna Rao "Anna", Sandy’s brother
- Deepika Padukone as Soundarya Venkateshwari Bhagyalakshmi Basappa Rao, "Sandy"
- Jiah Khan as Devika Avasthi (Nee'Samtani), Kishore’s daughter, Aarush’s ex-wife
- Boman Irani as Batuk Patel, Hetal’s father
- Chunky Pandey as Aakhri Pasta
- Aastha Gill as Chindi
- Randhir Kapoor as Kishore Samtani, Devika’s father
- Lillete Dubey as Zulekha Ji
- Malaika Arora Khan as Pooja Rao, Aarush’s ex-girlfriend, Sandy and Major's Elder Sister
- Manoj Pahwa as Santa Singh
- Suresh Menon as Banta Singh
- Daisy Irani as Batuk's mother
- Jacqueline Fernandez as Dhanno (cameo appearance in song "Aapka Kya Hoga")
- Rajesh Kava as voice of a talking parrot
Awards and nominations[change | change source]
- 6th Apsara Film & Television Producers Guild Awards
- Nominated – Apsara Award for Best Performance in a Comic Role – Riteish Deshmukh
- Best Director – Sajid Khan
- Best Actor – Akshay Kumar
- Best Music – Shankar Ehsaan Loy
- Best Supporting Actress – Lara Dutta
- Best Comedian – Riteish Deshmukh
- Zee Cine Award for Best Track of the Year – "Aapka Kya Hoga (Dhanno)"
- Best Performance in a Comic Role – Riteish Deshmukh
- Best Item Song of the Year - "Aapka Kya Hoga (Dhanno)"
- Best Song Recording - Abhay Rumde, Sameer Khan and Ashish Saksena - "Oh Girl You're Mine"
Soundtrack[change | change source]
The film's soundtrack is composed by Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy. The lyrics are penned by Sameer and Amitabh Bhattacharya. The song "Aapka Kya Hoga" was a remake of the song "Apni Toh Jaise Taise" from the 1981 movie Lawaaris.
|Soundtrack album by|
|Released||16 March 2010|
Track list[change | change source]
|1.||"Oh Girl You're Mine"||Tarun Sagar & Alyssa Mendonsa||3:56|
|2.||"Papa Jaag Jaayega"||Neeraj Shridhar, Ritu Pathak & Alyssa Mendonsa||3:17|
|3.||"I Don't Know What To Do"||Shabbir Kumar & Sunidhi Chauhan||3:20|
|4.||"Aapka Kya Hoga (Dhanno)"||Mika Singh, Sunidhi Chauhan & Sajid Khan||5:08|
|5.||"Loser"||Amitabh Bhattacharya & Vivienne Pocha||3:17|
|6.||"Oh Girl You're Mine" (O Boy What A Girl Mix)||Tarun Sagar, Alyssa Mendosa & Loy Mendonsa||3:39|
|7.||"Papa Jaag Jaayega" (Insane Insomaniac Mix)||Neeraj Shridhar, Ritu Pathak & Alyssa Mendonsa||3:44|
|8.||"I Don't Know What To Do" (Shabbir's Sexy 70's Mix)||Shabbir Kumar & Sunidhi Chauhan||4:03|
References[change | change source]
- ADESARA, HETAL (4 May 2010). "Box Office: Housefull holds on Monday with Rs 50 million net collections in India". Businessofcinema. Archived from the original on 30 November 2010. Retrieved 6 May 2010.
- "Nominations for 6th Apsara Film & Television Producers Guild Awards". Bollywood Hungama. Archived from the original on 9 January 2011. Retrieved 7 January 2011.
- "Nominations for Zee Cine Awards 2011". Bollywood Hungama. Archived from the original on 16 January 2011. Retrieved 7 January 2011.
- "Nominees - Mirchi Music Award Hindi 2010". 30 January 2011. Archived from the original on 30 January 2011. Retrieved 30 September 2018.
- "Housefull: Soundtrack listing". Archived from the original on 10 November 2011.
- "HC bars use of remixed 'Laawaris' song in film". The Times of India. 1 May 2010. Retrieved 11 March 2018.