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Theatrical release poster
|Directed by||Prabhu Deva|
|Produced by||Kumar Taurani|
|Screenplay by||Shiraz Ahmed|
|Story by||Veeru Potla|
|Based on||Nuvvostanante Nenoddantana |
by Paruchuri Brothers
|Edited by||Hemal Kothari|
|Distributed by||Tips Films|
|Box office||29.5 crore|
Ramaiya Vastavaiya (English: Ramaiya will come) is a 2013 Indian Hindi-language action romantic comedy-drama film directed by Prabhudheva and produced by Kumar S. Taurani, under Tips. Film stars debutant Girish Kumar alongside Shruti Haasan in lead roles. It is a remake of the 2005 Telugu film Nuvvostanante Nenoddantana. The film was released on 19 July 2013.
Ram (Girish Kumar) is a rich, city boy, born to billionaire parents and brought up in Australia. On the other hand, Sona (Shruti Haasan) is a traditional, simple desi girl from Punjab who is brought up by her only brother, Raghuveer (Sonu Sood). He is heartbroken when their father marries another woman and throws them out of the house, humiliating them on the way. Their mother dies and her tomb is built on the small land which they own until the zamindar tells them that it is his land, since their mother had taken a loan from the man. Raghuveer volunteers to work day and night, to pay off the loan as long as they don't tear down his mother's tomb. The Zamindar agrees and the local station master helps them. Slowly Raghuveer and Sona grow up. One day, Riya, Sona's best friend, comes to their house to invite Sona to their house as she is getting married. Riya's cousin, Ram also arrives on the same day with his mother, Ashwini (Poonam Dhillon).
Slowly Ram and Sona fall in love but Ram's mother does not bear it as Sona is not as rich as them, and is thus not to their standards; Ram is also to be married to Ashwini's brother's business partner's daughter, Dolly. Ashwini humiliates Sona as well as Raghuveer, who arrives a minute before, and both are thrown of the house after Ashwini accuses them of trying to entice and trap Ram. When Ram learns of this, he goes to Sona's house and pleads with her brother to accept him. Raghuveer gives him a chance, just like he was given a chance by the Zamindar when he was little. Ram is tasked to take care of the cows, clean up after them and grow more crops than Raghuveer by the end of the season; if he does not, Ram will be thrown out of the village and can never see Sona again. The Zamindar and his son is not happy as the Zamindar's son wants to marry Sona. With them and Dolly and her father trying to get Ram to lose the competition, Ram has to work hard for his love, eating red chillies and rice everyday, even though he can't bear it. Through many antics from the Zamindar's side and Dolly's side, Ram eventually proves his love for Sona to Raghuveer, and succeeds in growing more grains. However, Zamindar & his son kidnap Sona and then later try to rape her. Ram kills the Rao and Zamindar's son & Raghuveer brutally beats Jayprakash and Zamindar. Raghuveer, after realizing that Ram and Sona should be together, takes the blame for this and spends 7 years in prison. The movie ends with Raghuveer's release from prison which is also when Sona and Ram get married, in everyone's presence. Ashwini then accepts Sona as her daughter-in-law.
- Girish Kumar as Ram
- Shruti Haasan as Sona
- Sonu Sood as Raghuveer, Sona's elder brother
- Poonam Dhillon as Ashwini, Ram's Mom
- Randhir Kapoor as Siddharth, Ram's Dad
- Vinod Khanna as Station Master
- Paresh Ganatra as Bijlee
- Satish Shah as Krishnakant, Ram's maternal uncle
- Nassar as Jayprakash (J.P.), Krishnakant's business partner
- Govind Namdev as Zamindar
- Sarfaraz Khan as Zamindar's son
- Zakir Hussain as Rao
- Shiraz Ahmed as Jailor
- Pankhuri Awasthi as Dolly
- Anchal Singh as Riya
- Anshul Trivedi as Anshul (Riya's Husband)
- Prabhu Deva in a special appearance in song "Jaadu Ki Jhappi"
- Jacqueline Fernandez in a special appearance in song "Jaadu Ki Jhappi"
- Harry Josh as Afzal
- Namit Shah (child artist)
- Jiya khan (child artist)
- Aarti Puri as Gauri
The filming began on 1 August 2012 in Mumbai. The film had also completed a schedule in Himachal Pradesh. It had been announced that the film would be a remake of director Prabhu Deva's Telugu directorial debut Nuvvostanante Nenoddantana.
Character map and remakes
Characters in Nuvvostanante Nenoddantana and its adaptations This film was successful, and it got remade in 7 languages; which is the highest number for an Indian movie to be remade in other languages.
- Tamil as Something Something... Unakkum Enakkum (2006),
- Kannada as Neenello Naanalle (2006),
- Odia as Suna Chadhei Mo Rupa Chadhei (2009),
- Indian Bengali as I Love You (2007),
- Bangladeshi Bengali as Nissash Amar Tumi (2010),
- Nepali as Flash Back: Farkera Herda (2010), and
- Hindi as Ramaiya Vastavaiya (2013)
|Nuvvostanante Nenoddantana (2005)||Unakkum Enakkum (2006)||Neenello Naanalle (2006)||I Love You (2007)||Suna Chadhei Mo Rupa Chadhei (2009)||Nissash Amar Tumi (2010)||Flash Back: Farkera Herda (2010)||Ramaiya Vastavaiya (2014)|
|Telugu||Tamil||Kannada||Bengali (Indian)||Odia||Bengali (Bangladeshi)||Nepali||Hindi|
|Soundtrack album by Sachin - Jigar|
|Released||19 July 2013|
|Label||Tips Industries Limited|
|Sachin - Jigar chronology|
The first song promo of the film was released on 10 May 2013, under the title of "Jeene Laga Hoon", sung by Atif Aslam and Shreya Ghoshal. The song was uploaded on the Tips Music Films YouTube channel (tipsmusic) and received over 20 million views on YouTube, and the full soundtrack was released on 15 May 2013. Jeene Laga Hoon was the second biggest hit of 2013 after Tum Hi Ho. All songs of this album are composed by Sachin - Jigar.
|1.||"Jeene Laga Hoon"||Atif Aslam, Shreya Ghoshal||3:57|
|2.||"Hip Hop Pammi"||Mika Singh, Monali Thakur||3:40|
|3.||"Bairiyaa"||Atif Aslam, Shreya Ghoshal||4:08|
|4.||"Peecha Chhute"||Mohit Chauhan||3:47|
|5.||"Rang Jo Lagyo"||Atif Aslam, Shreya Ghoshal||4:56|
|6.||"Jadoo Ki Jhappi"||Neha Kakkar, Mika Singh||3:37|
|7.||"Jadoo Ki Jhappi (Reprise)"||Mika Singh, Neha Kakkar||2:11|
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