Carry On Jatta

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Carry On Jatta
Carry on Jatta - Poster.jpg
Directed by Smeep Kang
Produced by
  • Sippy Grewal
  • Pushpinder Happy
  • Semi Dhaliwal
  • Sukha Singh
  • Nitin Talwar
Written by Naresh Kathooria
Screenplay by Smeep Kang
Naresh Kathooria
Story by Smeep Kang
Naresh Kathooria
Starring Gippy Grewal
Mahie Gill
Binnu Dhillon
Gurpreet Ghuggi
Jaswinder Bhalla
Rana Ranbir
Music by Jatinder Shah
Cinematography Binendra Menon
Edited by Bunty Nagi
Production
company
  • Gurfateh Films
  • Sippy Grewal Production
Distributed by White Hill Studios
Release date
  • 27 July 2012 (2012-07-27)
Running time
143 minutes[1]
Country India
Language Punjabi
Box office 20.95 crore (US$2.9 million)[2]

Carry On Jatta is a 2012 Indian Punjabi comedy film directed by Smeep Kang, and starring Gippy Grewal opposite Mahie Gill in lead roles. The film released on 27 July 2012.[3] This movie was remade in Odia in 2015 as Pilata Bigidigala and in Telugu in 2016 as Eedo Rakam Aado Rakam and in Bengali in 2017 as Dhat Teri Ki . The core storyline was loosely based on the 1989 Malayalam movie Chakkikotha Chankaran.

Plot[edit]

Jass (Gippy Grewal) falls in love with Mahie (Mahie Gill) at a friends wedding, but she only wants to marry someone who doesn't have a family and is an orphan like herself because she doesn't want to deal with the nagging and interference of in laws post marriage. So to woo her Jass pretends he's an orphan and she falls in love with him, but when she tells her brother he forces them to marry right away or else he won't agree. So Jass marries Mahie without telling his father Advocate Dhillon (Jaswinder Bhalla), brother Goldy Dhillon (Binnu Dhillon) or his wife Diljit Dhillon (Anshu Sawhney). Now after marriage Jass tells Mahie to find them a place to stay and she finds a sublease room in Jass's own home and that's where the comedy of errors begins. Jass and his best friend Honey (Gurpreet Ghuggi) cook up several plans to confuse Jass's family so Jass can live with his wife Mahie in his own home without his family ever finding out. But in between all this Honey marries his girlfriend Preet (Khushboo Grewal) in secret because his dad Inspector Sikhander Tiwana (B.N. Sharma) won't agree to his marriage but Honey tricks Preet's parents into believing that she's marrying Jass without Jass even knowing it.

Cast[edit]

Production[edit]

This is Gippy Grewal's home production where he launched his banner Gurfateh Films along with his brothers Sippy Grewal who launched his banner Sippy Grewal Productions, sukha production and Pushpinder Happy. The entire shoot of the film took place in Jalandhar, Punjab.

Box office[edit]

Carry On Jatta had the second highest opening for a Punjabi film in Punjab with Rs. 61 lakh net on its opening day; this is Rs. 1 lakh more than Gippy Grewal's last film Mirza, which was the biggest opener at that time.[4] It then went on to have a weekend collection of Rs 2.05 Cr, an opening week collection of Rs 3.75 Cr and is on its way to make a total of Rs 10 Crore in India, making it the second-highest grossing Punjabi film in India.[5]

Soundtrack[edit]

Carry On Jatta
Soundtrack album by Jatinder Shah
Genre Feature film soundtrack
Language Punjabi
Label Speed Records

Track listing[edit]

Track Song Artist(s) Lyrics Music
01 Carry On Jatta Gippy Grewal Kumar Jatinder Shah
02 Sada Hi Funda Gippy Grewal Veet Baljit Jatinder Shah
03 Rakhi Karde Kanka Di Gippy Grewal-Gurlej Akthar Veet Baljit Jatinder Shah
04 Mar Jawan Gippy Grewal Veet Baljit Jatinder Shah
05 Udai Ja Udai Ja Gippy Grewal-Gurlej Akthar-Veet Baljit Veet Baljit Jatinder Shah
06 Ni Sweety Gippy Grewal Veet Baljit Jatinder Shah
07 Roula Pai Gaya Gippy Grewal - Sunidhi Chauhan Jaggi Singh Jatinder Shah
08 Tera Naam Gippy Grewal Veet Baljit Jatinder Shah
09 Mar Jawan (Lounge Mix) Gippy Grewal Veet Baljit Jatinder Shah

Awards[edit]

Carry On Jatta won eight awards at the 3rd PTC Punjabi Film Awards in 2013.

Category Winner's Name
Best Editing Bunty Nagi
Best Performance In A Comic Role Binnu Dhillon
Jaswinder Bhalla
Popular Star Of The Year Gippy Grewal
Best Supporting Actor Gurpreet Ghuggi
Best Dialogues Naresh Kathoria
Critics Award for Best Film Gurfateh Films, Sippy Grewal Productions,Sukha production
Critics Award for Best Director Smeep Kang

Sequel[edit]

Gippy Grewal announced Carry on Jatta 2 which will release on 1 June 2018 on his social media account. Shooting has been complete. Added new actors to the movie: Sonam Bajwa and Upasana Singh.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Carry on Jatta (2012)". BBFC.
  2. ^ "All Punjabi Movies Box Office Collection List".
  3. ^ "Carry on Jatta - 2012". Rotten Tomatoes.
  4. ^ "Carry On Jatta First Day Box Office Collections Report". Movie Weaver. 28 July 2012. Archived from the original on 30 July 2012.
  5. ^ "Carry On Jatta Is A Blockbuster". Archived from the original on 5 August 2012. Retrieved 2 August 2012.

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