Garam Masala (2005)
The movie starts off when two photographers Shyam a.k.a Sam and Mac are doing a photo shoot. While Makrand is shooting the models in various exposing poses, his fiance leaves in disgust due to Mac’s closeness to the models. Their boss calls them into his office and tells them that they are good-for-nothing photographers. He threatens to reduce their pay if they don’t get some good pictures for the World Photography competition to make his magazine “Garam Masala” famous.
Both Mac and Sam ask Maggie, the boss’s secretary, on a date on the same day, at the same restaurant at the same time. As all three meet up at the restaurant a pickpocket takes both Mac’s and Sam’s wallets. After the meal, the competition to impress Maggie heightens thus evoking humorous events after which both Sam and Mac leave Maggie to pay the bill.
Sam visits a famous photographer, praising him and asking for a few outstanding shots. These stolen shots help Sam to win World photography competition. He gets promoted in his job, is given ten percent of the prize money and has his pay doubled, whilst Mac receives a demotion to assistant. Sam flies off to the to enjoy his holiday, leaving Mac fuming in Mauritius.
Starring: Akshay Kumar, John Abraham, Paresh Rawal, Rimi Sen, Neha Dhupia, Rajpal Yadav, Neetu Chandra, Nargis Bagheri, Daisy Bopanna.