All Genres: Romance, Comedy
Release Year: 2005
Languages: Hindi, English
Director: Imtiaz Ali
Sound: Dolby Digital
Writing by: Imtiaz Ali – writer
Produced by: Shahnaab Alam – executive producer
Dharmendra – producer
Cast: Abhay Deol – Viren Oberoi
Ayesha Takia – Aditi
Ayesha Jhulka – Viren's bhabhi
Apoorva Jha – Karen Fernandes
Rati Agnihotri – Aditi's aunt
Sandhya Mridul –
Sohrab Ardeshir –
Manish Chaudhary –
Lushin Dubey –
Anamika Goel –
Vijay Maurya –
Music: Sandesh Shandilya
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Plot Outline: A boy who forced to “see” a girl, whom he have to marry with. but the girl and boy, follows the constraints they made at their first meet, and , unfortunately, was unable to follow it.
Plot: Mr. Oberoi is a wealthy industrialist, and lives a comfortable lifestyle, with this two sons. The elder is married, and he would the second one, Viren, to also marry. He has already selected a bride for him in the shape and form of Aditi Malhotra. Vjren has always lived in his father and brother's shadows, he is romantically inclined, and hopes to fall in love first and then marry the girl of his choice. The presence of Aditi prevents this, and he makes all attempts to not marry her. He succeeds, the wedding arrangements are all called off. Then he meets the girl of his dreams, Karen Fernandes, and proposes marriage to her. The only setback he sees that she Catholic, and he is Hindu, but that is soon overcome. Everything seems to go on smoothly between the Fernandes and Oberoi families, when Viren falls out of love with Karen, and wants to cancel the wedding. When questioned about his change in mind, he responds that he is in love with Aditi. But Aditi will not have anything to do with him anymore, for she is getting engaged to a childhood friend, Mahesh, and she very forthrightly tells Viren to his face that she will only marry Mahesh and no one else. How will Karen react to Viren's change of mind? Will Viren change his mind again, or will he fall in love with a third female?
Movie Quotes: The Shepherd:”>narrating] A folktale… a love story about a woman named Lachchi. Like a rainbow, Lachchi's love was many-splendoured. But there was one obstacle in this love story – Lachchi's lover was a ghost…
Crazy Credits: We know about 1 Crazy Credits. One of them reads:
One of the names in the “Extras” section is “Gary Fugatafillouttadaforma” because he initially forgot to put his last name on the form.
Goofs: We know about 1 goofs. Here comes one of them:
Crew or equipment visible: In the scene where the police riot squad has overcome the barricade and is fighting with the girls, a cameraman can be seen on the right hand side during one shot.
Trivia: There are 6 entries in the trivia list – like these:
- The Rajasthan desert in the film was originally to have been CGI, which would have made this the first Hindi film with a CGI background, but it was too expensive, so an artificial desert was created.
- When Amol Palekar narrated the script to Shahrukh Khan, the first question he was asked was if his company Red Chillies could produce the film. The second question was if Palekar could give him a part in the film, no matter how small it was. He got the dual role of Kishen and the Ghost.
- Initially entitled “Ghost Ka Dost”.