They have a young son, Bunty , who does not want to get married because of the loveless relationship between his parents. He is then acquainted with her whimsical granddad, Professor Anthony Gonsalves, and finds that the last has imagined a time-travel machine. Sarita Tanwar of rated it 2. On their 35th anniversary, Kishen and Mala get in an argument because of her friend Kundan. However, Kishen and Mala's parents are against love marriages and, therefore, do not accept their relationship. Archived from on 15 April 2011. The film was declared a flop by box office India after grossing 480 million.
Director Vipul Shah however insists that it is an adaptation of a play of the same name and of '. Kundan used to tease Kishen and tries to repeat it after all these days. Bunty realises that the younger Kishen was an unattractive, weak and socially awkward youth where as younger Mala was attractive as well as spirited. Mala keeps making fun of Kishen. He is stunned to discover his buck-toothed weak father, and his mom — a goon-like boyish girl. Bunty tells Kishen to ignore Mala, while she is becoming friendlier towards him.
Rajeev Masand of rated it 1. Meanwhile, Kundan also falls for Mala, making things more complicated. She tells Mona about her feelings. This leads to a fight between Kishen and Mala and it goes too far that they decide to get a divorce. She takes Bunty to her granddad, Anthony Gonsalves Randhir Kapoor , who happens to be a researcher and he is chipping away at a time machine.
Bunty's girlfriend, Tanya , keeps proposing to him but he always rejects. Since the movie released on the day of Diwali, collections were lower than normal, however, it picked up pace at the box office on Saturday and its day 2 collections substantially increased to Rs 69 million. The plan succeeds in awakening Mala's feelings and she confesses her love for Kishen. At the end of the chase, Kishen slaps Kundan for his bad behaviour. Anthony asks Bunty for what good reason he declines to get hitched. When Bunty hears this, he runs to Anthony's lab to use the time machine and go back in time, so that he can make his parents fall in love. Bunty then uses the time machine to return to the future.
As expected, his parents are deeply in love with each other. Amidst the terror of Raman Raghav, the impending Emergency of former Prime Minister Indira Gandhi, banning of multinationals - including Coca Cola - and the Charisma of superstar Rajesh Khanna - he sets about to try and set things right between not only his bickering parents but also his feuding grandparents. The plot is loosely based on the 1985 film. Without Anthony's supervision, Bunty enters the time machine and goes back to a time before his parents got married. . Anthony asks Bunty why he refuses to get married.
Bunty makes Kishen over into a 'cool dude' with the help of money he borrowed from younger Anthony. Mona proposes to Bunty but he tells her that he loves another woman, who is waiting for him. She takes Bunty to her grandfather, Anthony Gonsalves , who happens to be a scientist and he is working on a. The film was scheduled for release coinciding with 2010. Mala's friend Mona falls in love with Bunty.
He is shocked to find his buck-toothed wimpy father, and his mother - a goon-like tomboy. But, unexpectedly, Mona and Kundan are also married to each other. He will soon find out that his mother has another admirer - who will not leave any stone unturned to marry her. Bunty goes back in time — particularly Holi 1975 — when Mumbai was called Bombay and gets the opportunity to meet his folks when they were more youthful. Their parents accept Kishen and Mala's relationship.
Bunty creates a plan to help Mala realise her love for Kishen. He is then introduced to her eccentric grandfather, Professor Anthony Gonsalves, and finds that the latter has invented a time-travel machine. Nikhat Kazmi of rated it 2. Kundan takes Mala's mother Bholi Devi and servant Bhikhu , along with Kishen's father Rai Bahadur , to chase the love birds. Mala doesn't stop him, moreover laughs over Kishen along with her friends. Bunty says that he is scared of marriage because his parents seem so unhappy with theirs. So the lovers, helped by Bunty, decide to elope.
After witnessing nothing but acrimony between his bickering Mumbai-based parents, Kishen and Mala Chopra, Bunty refuses to marry his girlfriend, Tanya Gonsalves. They have youthful child, Bunty Aditya Roy Kapoor , who does not have any desire to get hitched in view of the cold connection between his folks. Bunty then takes Tanya aside, proposes to her, and she accepts happily. He finds his grandfather's house, where he sees Kishen. Archived from on 25 December 2010. Archived from on 20 October 2011.
In the midst of the fear of Raman Raghav, the approaching Emergency of previous Prime Minister Indira Gandhi, prohibiting of multinationals — including Coca Cola — and the Charisma of whiz Rajesh Khanna — he sets going to attempt and set things directly between his quibbling guardians as well as his quarreling grandparents. Bunty travels back in time - specifically Holi 1975 - when Mumbai was called Bombay and gets to meet his parents when they were younger. . . .