3 Idiots (2009)

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3 Idiots (hindi -३ इडियट )(stylized as 3 idiots) is a 2009 Indian coming-of-age comedy-drama film directed by Rajkumar Hirani, with a screenplay by Abhijat Joshi, and produced by Vidhu Vinod Chopra. It was loosely adapted from the novel Five Point Someone by Chetan Bhagat. The film stars Aamir Khan, Kareena Kapoor, R. Madhavan, Sharman Joshi, Omi Vaidya, Parikshit Sahni and Boman Irani. 3 Idiots went on to become the highest-grossing Bollywood film.

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Two friends embark on a quest for a lost buddy. On this journey, they encounter a long forgotten bet, a wedding they must crash, and a funeral that goes impossibly out of control. (source: imdb.com)


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Full cast list for the movie 3 Idiots.

Pia V. Sahastrabudhhe

Farhan Qureshi

Raju Rastogi

Viru Sahastrabudhhe

Chatur 'Silencer' Ramalingam


Ranchoddas Shamaldas Chanchad

Rajeev Ravindranathan
Lead Ragging Senior

Librarian Dubey

Junior 1

Mr. Qureshi

Joy Lobo

Airlines Ground Staff 2

Machine Class Professor

Dushyant Wagh

Atul Tiwari
Minister in Auditorium

Rahul Kumar
Millimetre - MM

Rakesh Sharma
Minister at Shyamaldas' Funeral

Matron in Hospital with Pia


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List of 3 Idiots quotes.

Rancho: (after indirectly making Pia break up with her fiancee) Come on, help us. My friend's father is very ill!
Pia V. Sahastrabudhhe: Go away!
Rancho: Come on! You are almost a doctor! What is that oath you take... oh yes, Hippocratic oath - I will help a fellow patient, I remain a member of society with special obligations etc.
Pia V. Sahastrabudhhe: (Reluctantly allows him to get up on her scooter) Okay.
Pia V. Sahastrabudhhe: (Later when Rancho is speeding with the scooter, with the patient and Pia on the back, towards the hospital) You crashed my sister's wedding, you broke my engagement, for you my Dad keeps taking blood pressure tablets... and I am helping you? Hippocrates screwed us Doctors!

Machine Class Professor: Why are you back?
Rancho: Sir, I forgot to take something...
Machine Class Professor: What?
Rancho: Instruments that record, analyse, summarise, organise, debate and explain information; that are illustrated, non-illustrated, hardbound, paperback, jacketed, non-jacketed; with foreword, introduction, table of contents, index; that are indented for the enlightenment, understanding, enrichment, enhancement and education of the human brain through sensory route of vision - sometimes touch.
Machine Class Professor: (confused) What are you trying to say?
Rancho: Books sir! I forgot to take my books.

Chatur Ramalingam aka 'Silencer': Sir: Machines are any combination of bodies so connected that their relative motions are constrained, and by which means force and motion may be transmitted and modified, as a screw and its nut, or a lever arranged to turn about a fulcrum or a pulley about its pivot, et cetera; especially, a construction, more or less complex, consisting of a combination of moving parts or simple mechanical elements, as wheels, levers, cams et cetera.


Trailer for the movie 3 Idiots.
3 Idiots (2009) - Official Movie Trailer

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