12 May, 2021

Teen Thay Bhai

In the league of the recent gross out Hollywood comedies. The tone is loud, jokes are bawdy and scatological humour is in full flow

Teen Thay Bhai

Starring: Om Puri, Deepak Dobriyal, Shreyas Talpade, Yograj Singh
Directed by Mrighdeep Singh Lamba
Rating: **

The jokey title track of the film, written by Gulzar, pretty much sums up its spirit. It’s about three brothers who can’t see eye to eye but are forced to spend two days a year together, for three years in a row, to honour a clause in their grandfather’s will. How does that bring about a change in their relationship? That’s for us to discover.

We meet them in the third year, in a snowed out, isolated cottage in Manali. Chixy Gill (Om Puri) is a petty businessman trying to get his daughters married, Happy Gill (Deepak Dobriyal) is a dentist who dreams of becoming a dry-cleaner and Fancy Gill (Shreyas Talpade) is a struggling actor of Punjabi movies with dreams of...

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