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Saathiya (2002)

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A couple elopes to get married and set up home hoping that just love will do the trick - but that's just the beginning of their story.

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Aditya
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Suhani
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Yeshwant Rao
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Dina
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Shobhana
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Om
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Shanti
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Daruwala
Ujjwal Rana ...
Raghu
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Prema
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Chandraprakash
Shehnaz Anand ...
Radha
Anu Ansari ...
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Chandrashekhar Gautam ...
Zafar
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Running away from home can't keep a couple together. A signed paper can't keep a couple together. Love can. While for most Love Stories, marriage is the "goal", the fact remains that marriage is just the beginning. Saathiya continues on, from where most love stories end. From the infatuation stage "when a couple thinks they are in love" right through to "when a couple discovers the true meaning of love". Aditya (Vivek Oberoi) and Suhani (Rani Mukerji) met and fell in love. But when they eloped and set up home hoping that just Love will do the trick - well that's just the beginning of their story. Written by Official Source

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An A.R. Rahman musical

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20 December 2002 (India)  »

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£41,951 (UK) (20 December 2002)

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$71,400 (USA) (20 December 2002)
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At the beginning of the film, when Vivek Oberoi is seen driving his bike and grooving to the music on his headphones, he is simply acting as he performed the scene without any music whatsoever. See more »

Quotes

Aditya Sehgal: I love you.
Suhani Sharma: What is that?
Aditya Sehgal: I Love you...means I love you.
Suhani Sharma: Means what?
Aditya Sehgal: Means that I am in love with you, I can do anything for you.
Suhani Sharma: Anything? Can you jump off this train?
Aditya Sehgal: Sure! i'll jump as soon as it stops.
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Connections

Remake of Alai Payuthey (2000) See more »

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O Humdum Soniyo Re
Written by Gulzar (as Sampooran Singh Gulzar)
Composed by A.R. Rahman
Performed by Krishnakumar Kunnath, Shaan, Kunal Ganjawala and Pravin Mani
Courtesy of Saregama HMV
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Fantastic Film
19 January 2003 | by (New York) – See all my reviews

Yes, the film is almost like any other hindi film and yes its unbelievable how far better it is, than any of its contenders. A fabulous love story of a boy and a girl who marry each other against the wishes of their parents and society, 'Saathiya' shows the human side of love, stressing on the problems human beings deal with and work through in order to maintain a relationship.

The songs are amazing and their picturization magnificent. The movie has good doses of fun, emotion and tragedy. Rani Mukherjee looks ravishing and will take your breath away, she almost looks and acts like the perfect wife for any young man. Vivek Oberoi, who is very clearly the find of 2002 as far as the Hindi Film industry is concerned, turns in another great performance, he is absolutely flawless in the film, portraying the many emotional facets of his character 'Aditya Sehgal', with an almost unrecognizable ease. Shaad Ali puts in a fantastic effort for his first film, picking the perfect actors with the perfect locales to create a near perfect film. I cannot yet comment on the replayability of this film as I have only seen it once, but it is almost a surity that the movie would be as good on the second watch. A 10/10 film, and a must watch.


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