MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 29,436 this week

Judwaa (1997)

5.9
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 5.9/10 from 2,762 users  
Reviews: 7 user | 1 critic

Two lookalikes get involved in a love triangle.

Director:

Writers:

(story), (as Rumi Jaffri)
0Check in
0Share...

On Disc

at Amazon

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 36 titles
created 20 May 2012
 
a list of 42 titles
created 07 Nov 2012
 
a list of 36 titles
created 23 Dec 2013
 
a list of 44 titles
created 5 months ago
 
a list of 36 titles
created 1 week ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Judwaa" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Judwaa (1997)

Judwaa (1997) on IMDb 5.9/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Judwaa.
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Biwi No. 1 (1999)
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

A housewife learns that her husband is cheating on her. Thus, her quest to bring him back begins

Director: David Dhawan
Stars: Anil Kapoor, Salman Khan, Karisma Kapoor
No Entry (2005)
Comedy | Drama | Musical
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Kishen is a newspaper baron married to Kaajal, a housewife who suspects her husband of having numerous non-existent affairs. Pooja is the believing wife of ever-philandering globe-trotting ... See full summary »

Director: Anees Bazmee
Stars: Anil Kapoor, Salman Khan, Fardeen Khan
Saajan (1991)
Drama | Romance | Musical
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

Aman (Sanjay Dutt) is a poor, handicapped orphan who is befriended by wealthy Akash Verma (Salman Khan) during his childhood. Akash's parents adopt him and give him their family name, and ... See full summary »

Director: Lawrence D'Souza
Stars: Sanjay Dutt, Madhuri Dixit, Salman Khan
Partner (2007)
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

A 'Love Guru' assists other males, woos a widowed single mother, but becomes embroiled in controversies.

Director: David Dhawan
Stars: Salman Khan, Govinda, Lara Dutta
Comedy | Drama | Musical
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

It tells the story of two lovers, Prem (Salman Khan) and Nisha (Madhuri Dixit). Their older siblings, Rajesh and Pooja get married. After Pooja has her baby, the elders decide to get Prem ... See full summary »

Director: Sooraj R. Barjatya
Stars: Madhuri Dixit, Salman Khan, Mohnish Bahl
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  

Sapna has lost her parents at an early age and lives with her three quirky uncles - Bhola Nath is a fitness freak, Prabhu Nath is a deeply religious fellow and Vicky Nath is a disco-savvy ... See full summary »

Director: David Dhawan
Stars: Salman Khan, Om Puri, Paresh Rawal
Action | Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

Vir, a young man from a rural village, learns on his wedding day that the people whom he thought were his parents arn't. After an attempt is made on his life by unknown gunmen, whom he ... See full summary »

Director: Pankaj Parashar
Stars: Pankaj Dheer, Arbaaz Khan, Salman Khan
Wanted (2009)
Action | Comedy | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Radhe is a ruthless gangster who will kill anyone for money. He is attracted towards Jhanvi, a middle class girl, who does not approve of his work and wants him to change.

Director: Prabhudheva
Stars: Salman Khan, Ayesha Takia, Vinod Khanna
Comedy | Romance | Action
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.6/10 X  

The wealthy Oberoi family consists of dad, Balraj, his mother, and two sons, namely Vicky and Prem. Vicky is in love with a beautiful young woman, and they hope to marry soon. Unfortunately... See full summary »

Director: David Dhawan
Stars: Sanjay Dutt, Salman Khan, Karisma Kapoor
Tere Naam (2003)
Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

Problems arise when Radhey Mohan, a delinquent falls in love with a girl named Nirjara.

Director: Satish Kaushik
Stars: Salman Khan, Bhoomika Chawla, Mahima Chaudhry
Comedy | Drama | Musical
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

A student of classical music and his teacher's daughter fall in love. However, the young woman's family arrange for her marriage to another man. The new groom surprises everyone with his actions in handling the situation.

Director: Sanjay Leela Bhansali
Stars: Salman Khan, Ajay Devgn, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Sameer, fast at losing his temper is re-located to Goa where he falls in love with Rani. But Sameer's new roommate Sunny, has some plans of his own.

Director: David Dhawan
Stars: Salman Khan, Akshay Kumar, Priyanka Chopra
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
Raja / Prem Malhotra
...
Mala (as Karishma Kapoor)
Rambha ...
Kader Khan ...
Sharma
...
Police Inspector Vidyarthi
Shakti Kapoor ...
Rangeela
Bindu ...
Sundari Batwani
Reema Lagoo ...
Mrs. Geeta Malhotra (as Reema)
Satish Shah ...
Police Constable Guru
Mukesh Rishi ...
Ratanlal 'Tiger'
Ishrat Ali ...
Ratan's Brother 'Tau'
Dalip Tahil ...
Bharosa Malhotra
Tiku Talsania ...
Sharma's Brother-in-law
Jack Gaud ...
Tony
Sheetal Joshi
Edit

Storyline

Mrs. Malhotra (Reema Lagoo) is the mother of twins, who were separated at birth, and she only has one son. Since then she has been in shock and confined in a wheelchair in the USA. Quiet and mature Prem, (Salman Khan) one of the twins, and his dad (Dalip Tahil) return to India together with Mrs. Malhotra to get Prem married to outgoing and percocious Mala (Karishma Kapoor), who is the daughter of Mr. Sharma (Kader Khan). There Prem meets with his twin brother very outgoing and percocious Raja (also Salman Khan), who looks like him, but is exactly the opposite in nature, A series of comic scenes result as a result of the twins getting together. Raja loves quiet and mature Roopa (Rambha), and both the girls are confused by the change they perceive in their respective lovers. To muddy the waters Tiger Ratanlal (Mukesh Rishi) has sworn vengeance against the Malhotra family for what they did to his dad (Deepak Shirke). Written by rAjOo (gunwanti@hotmail.com)

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

mistaken identity | remake | See All (2) »


Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

7 February 1997 (India)  »

Also Known As:

Currykaksoset  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

|

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

The film marks Salman's first double role. See more »

Connections

References Ram Aur Shyam (1967) See more »

Soundtracks

Tu Mere Dil Mein Bas Ja
Written by Dev Kohli
Composed by Anu Malik
Performed by Kumar Sanu and Poornima
Courtesy of Venus Records & Tapes
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Judwaa- Salman's Second Coming

Judwaa directed by Salman Khan was released on Feb 13, 1997. I was there in India at that time. The film went on to do well at the box-office reportedly bringing in 2.1 crores rupees per territory. In many ways Judwaa gave Salman a second shot at super stardom. Before Judwaa there was Hum Aapke Hain Koun but that did more for Madhuri Dixit then Salman Khan. Before Judwaa Salman had done a number of films that failed miserably at the box office and cast a shadow over his career but Judwaa changed all that.

Judwaa is Salman Khan's first film in which he has done two roles. He is also the first among his contemporaries Amir and Shah Rukh. The plot is quiet simple. Two twin borthers separated at birth reunite after a chain of hillarious events. Both the twins can "feel" one another.



Salman has shown considerable flair for comedy in this film. The credit must also go to the director David Dhawan. Incidently Mr. Dhawan has been after Salman to do a film for him. The two later collaborated on another super hit Biwi No1.

The music for Judwaa is by Anu Malik. The style and the numbers definitely suit Salman's personality. The two heroines are simply gorgeous to look at but Rambha could use a few acting lessons.

Judwaa is fun film to watch though the plot is very similiar to a Jackie Chan movie Twin Brothers and loosely adopted from the telgu hit Hello Brother starring Nagarjuna. This movie will be most enjoyable to Salman Khan Fan.


7 of 7 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Discuss Judwaa (1997) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?