Dostana (2008) Poster



Jump to: Remake of (1) | References (8) | Referenced in (6) | Features (3) | Featured in (1) | Spoofs (1) | Spoofed in (1)

Remake of 

I Now Pronounce You Chuck & Larry (2007)
Bollywood remake


Kismet (1955)
When they are riding in the elevators at the Icon, up to 16-B, they mention how it is weird they keep running into each other, like Kismet.
The Good, the Bad and the Ugly (1966)
The theme is played when Sam shows himself in the doorway to meet M.
Sholay (1975)
Sam mentions about Gabbar Singh in of the lines.
Dirty Dancing (1987)
When he comes to visit Neha, Sam, and Kunal in the condo, M says that he loves dirty dancing.
Pink Cadillac (1989)
Same model Pink Cadillac from that film is Sam's convertible seen several times.
Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham... (2001)
The title song from this movie's soundtrack is used in one of the sequences.
Munna Bhai M.B.B.S. (2003)
It's mentioned that "something could be going on" between Munna and Circuit, the protagonists of this movie.
Omkara (2006)
The main characters dance to "Beedi" from Omkara

Referenced in 

De Dana Dan (2009)
Sunil Shetty references the film
Thillalangadi (2010)
When Prabhu and Ravi are partying, the song 'Desi Girl' plays
Kyaa Super Kool Hain Hum (2012)
Neha asks whether Tusshar saw Dostana
Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani (2013)
children dance to the song "Desi Girl"
2 States (2014)
Song from the movie is used in wedding(Desi Girl)
Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania (2014)
Song from the movie is used (Maa ka laadla)


The Exorcist (1973)
The characters are shown watching this movie during the song "Jaane Kyun"
Kuch Kuch Hota Hai (1998)
Title credits and few scenes from this movie are shown.
Taare Zameen Par (2007)
Abhimanyu's son Veer is shown watching this movie.

Featured in 

Aiyyaa (2012)
scene of John Abraham emerging from the ocean is projected onto curtains


The Seven Year Itch (1955)
Marilyn Monroe's famous white skirt outfit is worn by Sushmita Mukherjee's character.

Spoofed in 

Aiyyaa (2012)
character wears tiny yellow swim trunks in an homage to John Abraham

See also

Trivia | Goofs | Crazy Credits | Quotes | Alternate Versions | Soundtracks

Contribute to This Page