Om Shashtri goes bust in PHAS GAYE RE OBAMA (2010) - Synopsis and Theatrical Trailer Release - Rajat Kapoor, Neha Dhupia

Phans Gaye Re Obama Poster

Calcutta, Oct 20, 2010 (Washington Bangla Radio) The first posters and theatrical trailer of Bollywood satirical comedy film on the recession in the United States, Phans Gaye Re Obama (2010), have been released.

The release date of the film is Nov 26, 2010.

Phans Gaye Re Obama stars Rajat Kapoor, Neha Dhupia and Amole Gupte in lead roles.

‘Phas Gaye Re Obama’ is comedy set against the backdrop of global recession/meltdown that originated in USA. The film traces the journey of Om Shashtri, an American citizen of Indian origin, who loses all his wealth overnight to the global recession & has been asked to vacate his home by the bank unless he pays up $100,000 (mortgaged amount) within 30 days.

Seeing no other option Om comes to India to sell a small piece of an ancestral property. But within days of landing in India he is kidnapped by a ‘recession-hit’ underworld gang those who think that he is still a millionaire.

What happens to Om, is he able to save his home, how did the ‘poor’ gangster cope with their ‘poor’ catch & what do small town Indian gangsters have to say to President Obama...is largely forms the rest of the story.

The film, showcases how global recession impacted lives from an America based businessman to underworld dons in the dusty plains of small town India.

Watch the theatrical trailer online.