Sajid Khan said so many people would want to see the film, it would sell out for 3 straight days. No one came to see the film. After 5 days, it was out of every theatre.
When the shooting of the film started a promotional poster was released which had Ajay Devgan without a mustache,the same poster was released during the films release where Ajay Devgan spotted a mustache.
Sajid Khan went on record saying the film will be a blockbuster even before it's release however the film tanked badly at the box office and all laughed at Sajid after the release.
Asrani who started in the original Himmatwala plays the role of ticket checker in this movie. Paresh Rawal essays Kadar Khan's character while in the original his wife Swaroop Sampat had played Jitendra's Sister.
Sonakshi Sinha makes a cameo in the film she dances to the song Thank God its Friday,her look was inspired from Reena Roy's look in Sanam Teri Kasam 1982 in the song Nisha.
Ajay Devgan plays a street fighter in the film whereas Jeetendra was an Engineer in the original.
For the song Dhoka Dhoka, 5 actresses danced from 5 different language film: Amruta Khanvilakar (Marathi), Surveen Chawla (Punjabi), Sayantani Ghosh (Bengali), Rinku Ghosh (Bhojpuri), and Mona Thiba (Gujarathi).
Tamannah's comeback to Hindi Cinema after a flop debut Chand Sa Roshan Chehra in 2005.
Although the film flopped at the box office, Paresh Rawal role was singled out for praise among critics and audience's.