Ekkees Toppon Ki Salaami (transl. Salute of 21 canons) is a 2014 Indian Hindi satire comedy film directed by Ravindra Gautam and produced by Abhinav Shukla under the banner of Nautanki Films. The film stars Anupam Kher, Divyendu Sharma, Manu Rishi, Aditi Sharma, Rajesh Sharma and Neha Dhupia in leading roles and was released in India on 10 October 2014.
Two sons set out to get their father what he dreamt of all through his life –the ultimate sign of respect. High on thrill and laughter, this film takes the audience through the unbelievable attempt of Shekhar and Subhash Joshi to provide their father an Ekkees Toppon Ki Salaami (21 gun salute). Purushotam Joshi is a common man who fails to earn his bit of appreciation despite being completely honest during his lifelong service as a government employee. Joshi’s sons are however willing to go the extra mile to get their father his only wish. But will they succeed in their endeavour?
Anupam Kher as Purushottam Narayan Joshi
Aditya Kapadia as young Purushotam Narayan Joshi
Neha Dhupia as Jayaprabha
Divyendu Sharma as Subhash Joshi
Manu Rishi as Shekhar Joshi
Aditi Sharma as Taanya Srivastav
Rajesh Sharma as Daya Shankar Pandey
Uttara Baokar as Kalawati
Supriya Kumari as Sushma Joshi
Bhagwan Tiwari as Abhinav Shivhare
Sudhir Pandey as Patwardhan
Aasif Sheikh as Arnab Sharma
Harshad Kumar as inspector