S04E2: Bombay To Goa (1972) - Top 10 Comedy

Bombay to Goa is a 1972 Indian adventure-comedy film directed by S. Ramanathan, starring Amitabh Bachchan and Aruna Irani in lead roles, Shatrughan Sinha as the main antagonist and Mehmood.Mala, a young girl, witnesses a murder and boards a Goa-bound bus to escape from the killer. The bus is full of exciting people from different cultures, who make the journey adventurous.(Source:Wikipedia) You can listen and subscribe to our podcast on iTunes / Stitcher / TuneIn or on YouTube. You can also listen to this episode right here on this player below.
Podcast Episode Summary:

  • We try to figure out who was responsible for Amitabh's launch
  • We talk about the phenomenon that is Usha Uthup
  • We talk about how comedy in this movie is regional and specific to India and its diversity


Most of the comedians you never know are in the bus - Tanvi

I loved all the references they were throwing into the movie - Flo

Their clothing represents where they are from in India - Tanvi

It's rare to see her sing in her voice and in her habitat, on screen -Flo