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  • Karan Kapoor and Rhea Prakash meet for the first time in a flight bound from Delhi to New York. They just cannot stand each other: Rhea is disgusted by Karan's flirtatious mannerisms and Karan is frustrated because of Rhea's overt seriousness. They have a massive fallout and part ways, vowing never to see each other's face again. Destiny brings them together again at Rhea's marriage ceremony three years later and the mars vs. venus war continues. Rhea gets married and leaves for USA. Four years later, Karan has become a successful cartoonist and travels to Paris to visit his father. Co-incidentally he meets Rhea again and learns that her husband is no more. Karan tries earnestly to bring happiness back in Rhea's life by promising her mother that he will find a suitable groom for Rhea but the duo never realizes that they are drawing closer to each other. Will love happen? And if it does, will the star-struck couple ever admit to it? Watch the breezy romantic musical comedy Hum Tum for the answers.

    - Written by Soumitra
  • chapter 1: Meet Saif, the carefree and boyish-next-door-flirt, and Rani, the plain simple girl. They meet on the flight to new york and soon become friends, only to discover that saif is too "disrespecting" for a girl who has her mind at the right place, when he kisses her. chapter 2: Welcome back Karan, who works in some firm and also draws cartoons for some newspaper (the times of India), and reluctantly helps his mom in arranging marriages, one of which is of Rhea, the girl he met a few yrs back. Rhea is getting married to abhishek bachchan, a computer engineer- her love. The marriage goes very well, with a faint smile on Karan's lips... Chapter 3: Karan is in a train in Paris, writing a story between his cartoon characters hum tum, who are now a craze in India, till he hears a familiar phrase and voice. His curiosity meets a broken Rhea, who is now a widow, as sameer died in an accident. Now matured karan and rhea get close as friends and rhea, unknown to the plans of karan, visits India with her mother. She realises that she loves Karan while he finds her appropriate for his well mannered and caring friend jimmy shergill, and Karan is not ready to accept his love for her..

    - Written by priyodit
  • Both Rhea and Karan meet on a flight from Mumbai to New York as both are going to study there. On the flight there they meet, talk however Rhea finds Karan's fresh attitude disengaging and when he kisses her they part on angry terms. Than they continue to meet over the years including in New York and when Rhea is getting married. Karan and Rhea's relationship develops as their meetings continue - will they end up together?

    - Written by damn_woman007@hotmail.com
  • After a failed marriage between Rhea and Sameer, Paris-based Rhea meets with Karan Kapoor while on a flight from Paris to Bombay, and both are attracted to each. On her return to France, they meet again, and this time Rhea introduces Karan to her mom, Parminder Prakash, and Karan, in turn, introduces them to his dad, Arjun Kapoor. Rhea hopes that Karan will propose to her, as she is in love with him, only to find out that Karan has been busy looking for a groom for her - which he has found in his childhood buddy, Mihir Vora. Will Rhea accept this arrangement?

    - Written by rAjOo (gunwanti@hotmail.com)
  • Karan is a cartoonist at one of India's leading newspapers with a daily column called Hum Tum. He calls it that because that's how he sees the world divided: No countries, no religions, just two divisions--boys and girls. When Karan first meets Rhea they disagree on everything, furthering his beliefs, so to put things right he innocently gives her a kiss. Six months later the duo meet once again and Rhea hasn't forgotten the kiss. Forward ten years since their first encounter, Rhea and Karan become friends again despite their differences, but this time destiny has bigger plans for the pair.

    - Written by gavin (gunmasterM@hotmail.com)


Life isn't always like the movies. Love isn't always at first sight. Very often, a relationship develops slowly...

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