Similar Movies. Related Videos. Jaya now files for a divorce in the local court citing the unavailability of a toilet in her husband's house as the primary reason for seeking a divorce. Due to its unique nature, the case receives much media attention.
Politicians and the concerned government departments spring into action to hasten the construction of toilets in Keshav's village. But Keshav's father remains steadfast on his decision to not have a toilet in his house, until one day, his mother, while going out to defecate, falls on the doorstep, injures her hip and cries vehemently that she can't possibly walk to the fields to defecate, and that she must use the toilet that Keshav constructed in the front yard.
After much reluctance, Keshav's father gives in and helps his mother to the toilet. He then realises that a toilet is indeed a critical requirement within a household. On the day of the hearing of the divorce case of Keshav and Jaya, the judge gets an official notice from the Chief Minister's office urging the judge to not grant their divorce as the construction of toilets in their village shall be started the very next day.
The couple comes out together happily. Keshav's father apologises to Jaya for his stubbornness. In the end credits, villagers are shown lining up to use mobile toilets outside their village while the construction of toilets throughout the village proceeds. It shares some similarities with a true event in which year-old Priyanka Bharti fled her husband's home in  when there was no toilet.
Filmmaker Praveen Vyas sent a legal notice to the makers, claiming that Toilet- Ek Prem Katha plagiarised scenes and dialogues from his documentary Manini , based on the same subject. Akshay Kumar dug a toilet in Madhya Pradesh to promote the film. The film released on 11 August , before India's independence day. Women especially, are treated more insensitively than cattle! Bollywood Hungama praised the performances of the lead actors of the film but criticized the long length and inconsistent screenplay, and concluded the review by giving the film a rating of 3 stars out of 5, saying that, "On the whole, Toilet — Ek Prem Katha, despite the minuses, integrates a strong social message with entertainment wonderfully and also questions several age old practises in the society.
It may not have the most polished screenplay, but director Shree Narayan Singh's deft handling of the subject makes the most out of its noble intentions. Rohit Vats of Hindustan Times gave it 2. Ageing Diary. Our Talking Heads. Akshay is one of my fav actors and it is great to see him do meaningful films. Fernley, United States So many people, including me, are asking for English subtitles. You might look at the players being used on thevideo. These players allow viewers to add their own subtitles.
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Bhool Bhulaiyaa Comedy Horror Mystery. Welcome I Comedy Romance. Trending Hindi Movies and Shows. Paatal Lok. Taglines: What happens when two people in love cannot be together because of the lack of a toilet in the house? Edit Did You Know? Goofs Akshay kumar's character breaks what is supposed to be an iron rod like a wooden stick after he gets hold of it from a man who is trying to demolish his toilet with it.
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