Movie Reviews-Ekkees Toppon Ki Salaami


Story: When a righteous common man is disgraced, his integrity questioned, ideals dismissed and reputation damaged, he is forced to 'ask' for the respect he rightfully deserves. However, his sons find his principles outdated and futile in today's practical world. Can they fulfill his last wish?

Review: Ekkees Toppon Ki Salaami is a fitting tribute to the common man who still values his self-respect more than his pay cheque. Nearing his retirement, living in a modest chawl in Mumbai, Purushottam Narayan Joshi (Anupam Kher) serves the BMC diligently as a jamadar for 37 years of his life. While he takes pride in his morals, discipline and work ethics, annoyed by his unyielding honesty, his sons Shekhar (Manu Rishi Chadha) and Subhash (Divyendu Sharma) think otherwise. They find his 'lectures' boring and low-paying job worthless