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Straight from the Heart (1999)
"Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam" (original title)

 -  Comedy | Drama | Musical  -  18 June 1999 (India)
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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.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Sameer Rafilini
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Vanraj
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Nandini (as Aishwarya Rai)
Zohra Segal ...
Dadi (as Zohra Sehgal)
Vikram Gokhale ...
Pundit Darbar
Smita Jaykar ...
Amrita
Rekha Rao ...
Kamna Pui
Rajeev Verma ...
Vikramjeet (Vanraj's dad)
Keneth Desai ...
Bhairav (as Kenneth Desai)
Ghanshyam Nayak ...
Vitthal Kaka (as Ghanshyam Naik)
Vinay Pathak ...
Tarun
Sheeba Chaddha ...
Anupama
Meenakshi Verma ...
Pushpa
Preeti Koppikar ...
Radha
Divya Jagdale ...
Sanjukta
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Storyline

When Salman asks for Ash's hand in marriage her family refuses. They have already chosen a husband for their daughter. Salman returns to Italy. When Ajay, Ash's new husband realizes that his new bride has been in love with someone else, he is prepared to sacrifice his love for her and take her to Italy to be reunited with her true love, Salman. Written by hEmRaJ (gavin_coolhgr@hotmail.com)

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Taglines:

In this world... where desire rules the heart, you will discover... love is the flame that lights up the soul See more »


Certificate:

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Release Date:

18 June 1999 (India)  »

Also Known As:

Straight from the Heart  »

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Box Office

Budget:

INR 60,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

£49,723 (UK) (18 June 1999)

Gross:

£111,200 (UK) (25 June 1999)
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Trivia

In the wedding scene, Sameer says that Aishwarya Rai's chracter, Nandini, acts as if she is Miss World. Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, actually was Miss World in 1994. See more »

Goofs

All of the scenes supposedly set in Italy are in Hungary - the signs are all in Hungarian, and the locals all speak Hungarian. See more »

Quotes

Sameer: [to Nandini] If you keep looking at me that way, you will fall in love with me.
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Connections

Featured in Main, Meri Patni... Aur Woh! (2005) See more »

Soundtracks

Jhonka Hawa Ka Aaj Bhi
Written by Mehboob
Composed by Ismail Darbar
Performed by Hariharan and Kavita Krishnamurthy
Courtesy of Super Cassettes Industries Limited (T-Series)
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Tooo Goood (must watch)
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One of the best Bollywood movies... Very lovely,sentimenatal,emotional,touching .... very near to real life.

Acting superb Direction superb Music superb

a new definition of love and perfect presentation of this new meaning. Aishwarya and salman in love in first part but then ajay enters and studd acting and how he acts when he knows truth after his marriage with aishwarya.

10/10 from my side...


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