Kyo Kii... Main Jhuth Nahin Bolta

Kyo Kii... Main Jhuth Nahin Bolta (transl. Because... I do not lie) is a 2001 Indian Hindi-language fantasy comedy film directed by David Dhawan, starring Govinda, Sushmita Sen, Rambha, Anupam Kher, Satish Kaushik, Mohnish Bahl and Ashish Vidyarthi. It is inspired by the Hollywood film Liar Liar (1997), starring Jim Carrey.[2]

Kyo Kii... Main Jhuth Nahin Bolta
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Poster
Directed byDavid Dhawan
Screenplay byYunus Sajawal,
Imtiaz Patel
Story byDavid Dhawan
Produced byEkta Kapoor
Shobha Kapoor
StarringGovinda
Sushmita Sen
Rambha
CinematographyK. P. Prakash Rao
Edited byDavid Dhawan
Music byAnand Raj Anand
Production
company
Release date
  • 21 September 2001 (2001-09-21)
CountryIndia
LanguageHindi
Box officeINR ₹ 14.34 crores[1]

PlotEdit

Coming from small-town Hoshiarpur to big city Bombay, conman and compulsive liar, Raj Malhotra , a lawyer by profession, sets up shop with fellow lawyer, Mohan. He falls in love with Sonam, daughter of a wealthy lawyer Tejpal. He devises a scheme to marry into this wealthy family, and he succeeds. Years later, he has a son and Sonam finds out that his husband is now having a dishonest attitude to earn money.[3] So, she threatens him of divorce because she married him for his honesty. Now, his son decides to save his parents happily married life and wishes that his dad would stop lying. The son's wish comes true, and all utterances from Raj's mouth are truthful. This creates a crisis in his personal life, as he confesses about professional life, when he starts telling the truth in court, especially with his underworld clients, who are now out to kill him.[4]

CastEdit

SoundtrackEdit

The music has been composed by Anand Raj Anand. Akhlaq Hussain of Planet Bollywood rated the album 7 out of 10.[5]

Title Singer(s) Lyricist(s)
"Ek Ladki Chahiye" Sonu Nigam, Jaspinder Narula Dev Kohli
"Ek Ladki Deewani Si" Pratik Joseph Pratik Joseph
"Paa Liya Hain Pyar Tera" Udit Narayan, Alka Yagnik Dev Kohli
"Hai Udd Gayi" Sonu Nigam, Anuradha Sriram Dev Kohli
"Suno Miya Suno" Udit Narayan, Sadhana Sargam, Poornima Dev Kohli
"Kaun Kehta Hai" Abhijeet Dev Kohli

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Box office collections: Kyo Kii Main Jhoot Nahi Bolta
  2. ^ Pankaj Kapoor (28 August 2011). "Liar, Liar? Govinda Jhoot Nahin Bolta!". The Times of India.
  3. ^ "Kyo Kii Main Jhuth Nahin Bolta (2001)". Rotten Tomatoes. 5 February 2021. Retrieved 5 February 2021.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  4. ^ "Kyo Kii Main Jhuth Nahin Bolta (2001)". Rotten Tomatoes. Retrieved 5 February 2021.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  5. ^ HUSSAIN, AKHLAQ. "Planet-Bollywood — Music Review — KYON KE... MAIN JHUTH NAHIN BOLTA". www.planetbollywood.com. Retrieved 19 November 2017.

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