Golmaal is a 2006 bollywood comedy film directed by rohit shetty. the film stars ajay devgn, arshad warsi, sharman joshi, tusshar kapoor and rimi sen in lead roles. the storyline was inspired by the marathi play 'ghar-ghar'. the film released on 14 july 2006, and received generally positive reviews from the critics, and turned out to be a surprise hit at the box office. on 29 october 2008, the film spawned an sequel, golmaal returns which was even more successful than the original.