Billu (2009)

A simple man with a loving family finds his life changing in ways he never anticipated when a superstar strolls into his life, transforming everything around him. Billu Barber lives in a small village with his wife, Bindiya, and their two… More

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Rated: PG
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Release Date: February 12, 2009
DVD Release Date: November 17, 2009
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Lisa Tsering
Hollywood Reporter

Bollywood comedy about an unlikely friendship is full of unexpected pleasures.

Frank Lovece
Film Journal International

A small Indian village gets upturned with excitement when a big Bollywood film comes to shoot, and the townsfolk think their local barber is great buddies with the star.

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Derek Elley

Quietly entertaining, finally moving.

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David Chute
L.A. Weekly

It is dedicated to the proposition that god-like celebrities are ordinary folks at heart. Groans all around.

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Cynthia S.
A little better than average Bollywood...complete with the constant strangely placed, singing and dancing videos. Nice story, though.
Leo L
An interesting movie that centralizes on a family man, whose also a local barber, in a small country village. Trying to make ends meet, Billu tries to upscale… More