Roadside Romeo

Last Updated on: January 20th, 2024

Roadside Romeo disneyThe film tells the story of Romeo (Saif), a dog who was used to living a luxurious life in a huge mansion. He had the works – a mansion to live in, chicks to party with and the cars to be driven around in, until one day, the family he was the favorite pet of, decided to move and left him back, abandoned on the mean streets of Mumbai. Poor Romeo now faces situations he has never been in before.

He ends up encountering a gang of four ruffians that comprises of three dogs Guru (Vrajesh Hirjee), Interval (Suresh Menon), Hero English (Kiku Sharda) and cat Mini (Tanaaz Currim). They first scare the living daylights out of him with their bhaigiri but the smart dude Romeo convinces them about how he can be an asset to their team by showcasing his hair cutting skills. They all become friends an open a salon called Romeo s salon. Their business starts running briskly in a short span of time. But hey also end up facing the wrath of the local dreaded don of that area the fat bull dog, Charlie Anna (Jaaved Jaffrey). But Romeo outsmarts him as well. Then one full moon night Romeo encounters Laila (Kareena) practicing her dance steps atop a roof. He falls for her instantly and tries unsuccessfully to woo her. She lays him a condition that to win her love he should and dance and propose to her at the Moonlight Club where she performs every night. Romeo goes on to that only to realize that Charlie Anna has a soft spot for her and has been trying to woo her for long.

Charlie captures Romeo and is about to kill him for attempting to get closer to Laila when Romeo manages to convince him that he would manage to win Laila s heart for Charlie. Charlie spares his life. Now Romeo is in a fix. He has to hide this deal of his with Charlie Anna from Laila and at the same time save his life from Charlie Anna. How Romeo manages to come out of this tangle forms rest of the film. Saif Ali Khan manages to bring in the cool dude attitude with his voice for the Romeo s character. Kareena too brings in the perfect elegance required for Laila. But one who towers above them both is Jaaved Jaffrey whose Tamilian don makes the film memorable with his dialogue delivery style.

Roadside Romeo

Additional Details


  • Saif Ali Khan: Romeo
  • Kareena Kapoor: Laila
  • Javed Jaffrey: Charlie Anna
  • Vrajesh Hirjee: Guru
  • Kiku Sharda: Hero English
  • Suresh Menon: Interval
  • Tannaz Irani: Mini
  • Sanjay Mishra: Chhainu


  • Directors: Jugal Hansraj
  • Producers: Aditya Chopra
  • Music: Salim–Sulaiman

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