Dhan Dhana Dhan Goal
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|Directed by||Vivek Agnihotri|
|Produced by||Ronnie Screwvala|
|Written by||Anurag Kashyap
|Cinematography||Attar Singh Saini|
|Editing by||Hemal Kothari|
|Release dates||23 November 2007|
|Running time||167 mins|
|Box office||230 million (US$3.7 million)|
Dhan Dhana Dhan Goal (English: Get Set Goal) is a 2007 Bollywood sport film. It was released on 29 November 2007, produced by Ronnie Screwvala and directed by Vivek Agnihotri for UTV Motion Pictures. The film stars John Abraham, Bipasha Basu, Arshad Warsi and Boman Irani. The film's soundtrack is composed by Pritam with lyrics by Javed Akhtar. Dhan Dhana Dhan Goal is a contemporary fictional story of the South Asian community in the UK, told through the prism of professional football. The film received positive reviews though the film was only moderately successful at the box-office and was declared "Below average" by Box Office India.
- John Abraham as Sunny Bhasin
- Arshad Warsi as Shaan Ali Khan
- Bipasha Basu as Rumana
- Boman Irani as Tony Singh
- Sana Khan … Special Appearance
- Dalip Tahil as Johny Bakshi
- Naveen Bawa as Hanif
- Rajendranath Zutshi as Monty Singh
- Dibyendu Bhattacharya as Debashis
- Kushal Punjabi as Ranveer
- Judan Ali as himself
- Carlton Joseph Dsouza as Harry.
- Banner: UTV Motion Pictures
- Presenter: UTV Motion Pictures
- Producer: Ronnie Screwvala
- Director: Vivek Agnihotri
- Writer: Rohit Malhotra
- Co-Producers: Zarina Mehta & Deven Khote; Krishan Khanna (Hanwell London)
- Music Director: Pritam
- Lyrics: Javed Akhtar
- Director of Photography: Attar Singh Saini
- Screenplay: Vikramaditya Motwane
- Dialogues: Anurag Kashyap & Rohit Malhotra
- Production Designer: Nitin Chandrakant Desai
- Editor: Hemal Kothari
- Cinematography: Atarsingh Saini
- Choreography: Saroj Khan
- Football Consultant: Andrew Owusu Ansah
- Associate Producers: Alpana Mishra, Ram Mirchandani & Siddharth Roy Kapur
- Supervising Producers: Rajesh Nair & Prem Pillai
|Dhan Dhana Dhan Goal|
|Studio album by Pritam Chakraborty|
23 November 2007 (India)
|Genre||Feature film soundtrack|
|Pritam Chakraborty chronology|
|Music Review at IndiaFM.com|
The soundtrack for the film was released on November 2007. It has been given a rating of 3 out of 5 on indiaFm.com.
Lyrics by Javed Akhtar. Background score by Sanjoy Chowdhury, the son of late Maestro Sri Salil Chowdhury.
|Billo Rani||Anand Raj Anand, Richa Sharma||5:33||Halla Bol||Daler Mehndi||5:05|
|Hey Dude||Devrat||5:00||Ishq Ka Kalma||Neeraj Shridhar||4:44|
|Billo Rani (Remix)||Anand Raj Anand, Richa Sharma||4:42|
Indiafm.com gave the film 3 Out of 5, saying that "On the whole, Dhan Dhana Dhan Goal has an ordinary first hour, but the post-interval portions, especially the exhilarating climax, makes up for everything." Joginder Tuteja of IndiaGlitz gave 3.5 of 5 stars stating the film is "One more sports anthem in 2007".
Old Trafford the stadium of Manchester United is shown during a scene where Tony tries to inspire the players to play for more than themselves for honour, glory and pride by telling them the story of the Munich Air Disaster and how Manchester United fought through the odds. The cast got to shoot inside the dressing room too. '
After the release of Dhan Dhana Dhan Goal, director Vivek Agnihotri announced that there will be a sequel to the film. The sequel will have the same principal cast of John Abraham, Arshad Warsi, Bipasha Basu and Boman Irani. The film is yet to begin production however, it has been confirmed by Agnihotri and Abraham. The sequel's working title is Goal 2.
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- Goal 2 confirmed, Yahoo India
- Sequel to Goal, Smash Hits