The power of three
With Yamla Pagla Deewana 2 releasing this week, the three Deols will play three members of the Dhillon family (no relation with Poonam) bringing madness and mayhem to a screen near you and millions to film distributors all over Punjab. This might be the right time to look at triple barrelled movie names and their charms thereof.
We bring you Filmy Friday, a column by Diptakirti Chaudhuri.
Chaudhuri is crazy about Bollywood. In fact, he is crazy enough to have
written a book on Bollywood trivia. He can be found on Twitter and Blogger by his first name.
Towards the end of his career, Manmohan Desai returned to triple-named films with Ganga Jamuna Saraswati though it was not an all-female title cast. Amitabh Bachchan played Ganga Prasad, a displaced ... more
Towards the end of his career, Manmohan Desai returned to triple-named films with Ganga Jamuna Saraswati though it was not an all-female title cast. Amitabh Bachchan played Ganga Prasad, a displaced scion of a royal family who ended up becoming a truck driver and the object of two women’s affections. The two women were Jamuna (Meenakshi Sheshadri) and Saraswati (Jaya Prada). Mythology repeated itself when the mythical Saraswati vanished (read: died) at the sangam of Ganga and Jamuna. Oops, did I give away a spoiler? less
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Mon 10 Jun, 2013 9:30 AM IST