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The Lunchbox (2013)

PG 2014-02-28 (US) DramaRomance 1h 44m
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Can You Fall In Love With Someone You Have Never Met?


A mistaken delivery in Mumbai's famously efficient lunchbox delivery system (Mumbai's Dabbawallahs) connects a young housewife to a stranger in the dusk of his life. They build a fantasy world together through notes in the lunchbox. Gradually, this fantasy threatens to overwhelm their reality.

  1. Ritesh Batra

    Director, Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Irrfan Khan

    Irrfan Khan

    Saajan Fernandes

  2. Nimrat Kaur

    Nimrat Kaur


  3. Nawazuddin Siddiqui

    Nawazuddin Siddiqui


  4. Lillete Dubey

    Lillete Dubey

    Ila's Mother

  5. Nasirr Khan

    Nasirr Khan

    Ila's Father

  6. Bharati Achrekar

    Bharati Achrekar

    Mrs. Khrishnan

  7. Nakul Vaid


  8. Yashvi Punneet Nagar


  9. Denzil Smith

    Denzil Smith

    Mr. Shroff

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The Lunchbox
The Lunchbox

Status Released

Original Language Hindi

Budget $3,400,000.00

Revenue $17,240,000.00


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