It's a story about Raj Sharma who meets three young women at different stages in his life: Mahi, a small-town girl from Punjab; Radhika , an aspiring model in Mumbai; and Gayatri, a non-resident Indian student in Australia. He runs from one conquest to another only to crash into true love.

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Raj Sharma
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Radhika / Shreya Rathod
Minissha Lamba ...
Mahi Pasricha / Mahi J. Singh Ahluwalia
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Gayatri
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Joginder Singh Ahluwalia
Hiten Paintal ...
Sachin
Puneet Issar ...
Mahi's Father
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Menekka Arora ...
Mahi's Mother (as Menaka Arora)
Sumit Arora ...
(as Sumeet Arora)
Ntasha Bhardwaj ...
Preeti
Pratik Dixit
Bidyut Dumra ...
Wall Street Banker (as Bidyut Durma)
Karan Gill ...
Karan Bahl
Avantika Hundal
Willi Jezler
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Storyline

During 1996 Raj Sharma, while in Switzerland, meets with Amritsar-based Mahi Pasricha, successfully woos, then dumps her. Then during 2002, he meets with aspiring model, Radhika, who is also attracted to him, and both move-in to live together in a small apartment in Mumbai. When he gets the opportunity to settle in Sydney, Australia, he dumps her and re-locates there. Now it is 2006, and Raj has met a brilliant taxi-driver, Gayatri, who he falls in love with. The question remains, will his attraction again be temporary? And what will be the consequences if Gayatri finds out about his past? Written by rAjOo (gunwanti@hotmail.com)

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Also Known As:

Bachna Ae Haseeno - Liebe auf Umwegen  »

Box Office

Budget:

INR 180,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

£100,693 (UK) (15 August 2008)

Gross:

$691,678 (USA) (29 August 2008)
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Trivia

Since two of the film's characters work for Microsoft Game Studios, plenty of video games that have been released by the studio are referenced. In addition, nearly all of the movies referenced are previous releases from Yash Raj Films, with the notable exception of Hum Kisise Kum Naheen (1977). See more »

Goofs

In the scene where Mahi misses the train, she is shown reading Harry Potter & The Half-Blood Prince. Even the first book in the Potter series wasn't released in 1996. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Raj Sharma: [In Hindi] Love. Affection. Fondness. Passion. Whenever it happens with someone, it changes one's life, the heart starts beating faster and makes you sigh. It gives you sleepless nights, one tends to daydream, it teaches you what it means to love someone. It teaches you how to take those seven steps, which lead to the journey of seven lives. If you're lucky, you find your love, in just one shot. My case is different. I am a killer. I found this love three times.
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Crazy Credits

As with many Indian films, the title at the beginning of the film is first displayed in the Latin alphabet and straight after in the Devanagari alphabet. See more »

Connections

References Halo 2 (2004) See more »

Soundtracks

Jogi Mahi
Written by Anvita Dutt Guptan
Composed by Vishal Dadlani (as Vishal) and Shekhar Ravjiani (as Shekhar)
Performed by Sukhwinder Singh, Shekhar Ravjiani and Himani Kapoor
Courtesy of Yash Raj Music
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A okay/ good movie!
12 November 2010 | by (Singapore) – See all my reviews

Okay, i went to see this film a week after its release. But before i went to see this film, i heard from friends that this film was not good and it was not worth watching!

Well they are wrong, the film for me was good!

There were some very funny moments in the film. Ranbir Kapoor was very good! Looking very handsome in costumes.

Deepika Padukone was good! I think that she could have done a much better job in playing her character. The other two were very good too.

The film's songs were out-of-the-world.

Overall, this film is worth watching.


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