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Kuch Kuch Hota Hai (1998)

During their college years, Anjali was in love with her best-friend Rahul, but he had eyes only for Tina. Years later, Rahul and the now-deceased Tina's eight-year-old daughter attempts to reunite her father and Anjali.

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Rahul Khanna and Anjali Sharma were best friends at college. Anjali realizes that she has fallen in love with Rahul but she's too late because Rahul has already fallen for Tina Malhotra. Heartbroken, Anjali leaves the city. Tina and Rahul get married and soon Tina becomes pregnant, giving birth to a daughter which they call Anjali. Due to complications during pregnancy, Tina passes away. Anjali is brought up by her father, and each year on her birthday he allows his daughter to read one of her mother's letters. Through these letters she learns that her mother (Tina) knew that another Anjali was in love with Rahul, and vows to bring them together again. Written by Soumitra

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£180,990 (UK) (18 October 1998)

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$2,100,000 (USA) (31 December 1999)
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Awaaz Do did a cover version of the song "Kuch Kuch Hota Hain". Its a heavy rock version. See more »

Goofs

Before the Koi Mil Gaya song, the stage is filled with rotten tomatoes but when Tina reaches it, it's clean. See more »

Quotes

Anjali Sharma: Why didn't you marry again?
Rahul Khanna: [jokingly] I didn't find you, did i? Otherwise I would have married you... Anjali, we get born once, we die once, we fall in love once, and we get married...
Anjali Sharma: [interrupting] ... once.
Rahul Khanna: well... why didn't you marry?
Anjali Sharma: I didn't find you, did I?
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Soundtracks

Koi Mil Gaya
Written by Sameer
Composed by Jatin Pandit and Lalit Pandit
Performed by Udit Narayan, Kavita Krishnamurthy and Alka Yagnik
Courtesy of Sony Music India
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25 February 1999 | by (Dubai,UAE) – See all my reviews

This Karan Johar's debut film, is a heartwarming beautifully woven three-way love story (or is it a four-way).

Shahrukh and his best friend Kajol (Mukherjee-Devgan) are collegiates,until the principal's daughter Tina (Rani Mukherjee) enters their lives. To Anjali (Kajol) she is just a part of their clique but to Rahul (Shahrukh) she is a lot more.

Kajol is simply brilliant as a tomboyish collegiate who transforms herself to a mature woman. Shahrukh is himself. Newcomer Rani Mukherjee is bound to go places, after Ghulam & Mehndi.Cinematography is "Abfab"; choreography & music is great,costumes are very chic, supporting cast good.


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