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PK (2014)

Not Rated | | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy | 19 December 2014 (India)
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An alien on Earth loses the only device he can use to communicate with his spaceship. His innocent nature and child-like questions force the country to evaluate the impact of religion on its people.

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Rajkumar Hirani
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Cast

Credited cast:
Aamir Khan ... P.K.
Anushka Sharma ... Jagat Janani / Jaggu
Saurabh Shukla ... Tapasvi Maharaj
Sanjay Dutt ... Bhairon Singh
Boman Irani ... Cherry Bajwa
Sushant Singh Rajput ... Sarfraz Yousuf
Parikshat Sahni ... Jaggu's Father
Amardeep Jha ... Jaggu's mother
Reema Debnath Reema Debnath ... Puljaria
Dheerendra Dwivedi Dheerendra Dwivedi ... Terrorist
Sai Gundewar ... Ticket Seller
Ram P. Sethi ... Uncle in Belgium
Rukhsar Rehman ... Pakistan Embassy Receptionist (as Rukhsar)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Arun Bali ... Old Man who asked PK for money to pay Hospital bill
Pallavi Batra Pallavi Batra ... Maid of honour
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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

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Genres:

Comedy | Drama | Fantasy

Certificate:

Not Rated | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

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Details

Official Sites:

Official site [Japan]

Country:

India

Language:

Hindi | English | Urdu | Persian | Kurdish

Release Date:

19 December 2014 (India) See more »

Also Known As:

P.K. See more »

Filming Locations:

Rajasthan, India See more »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$3,565,258, 21 December 2014

Gross USA:

$10,616,104

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$100,370,104
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Trivia

PK is the first film of Aamir Khan and Sanjay Dutt together. In the early 90s they were supposed to do the film Sahabzaade (1992) together but Aamir left the film and the role went to Aditya Pancholi. See more »

Goofs

PK learns the whole vocabulary of the language from a "prostitute" but doesn't have any idea about the word "condom" which he comes across in the second part of the movie. 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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Soundtracks

Nanga Punga Dost
Lyrics by Swanand Kirkire
Music by Shantanu Moitra
Sung by Shreya Ghoshal
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PK will definitely win your hearts.
19 December 2014 | by sairam1087See all my reviews

You'll laugh your hearts out, you'll cry, you'll leave the theater inspired, and with a sense of joy, that only a Rajkumar Hirani film can give to you. Aamir was the heart and soul of the movie. You can't take your eyes off of him. Anushka Sharma was brilliant too. She has evolved as an actor over the years, and it clearly reflects in her role. Sanjay Dutt and Sushant chipped in with some brilliant cameos. This movie is definitely the best of 2014. In Rajkumar Hirani, we trust.

P.S. There's a pleasant surprise right at the end. Enough said, go book your date with PK.

Sai Ram


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