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Dil To Pagal Hai (1997)

Not Rated | | Comedy, Drama, Musical | 30 October 1997 (India)
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A grand musical about three passionate and dreamy characters: Rahul, Pooja and Nisha. Will their dreams come true? Will they find their true love?

Director:

Yash Chopra

Writers:

Tanuja Chandra (screenplay), Aditya Chopra (dialogue) | 2 more credits »
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Shah Rukh Khan ... Rahul
Madhuri Dixit ... Pooja
Karisma Kapoor ... Nisha
Akshay Kumar ... Ajay (Special Appearance)
Farida Jalal ... Ajay's mother
Deven Verma ... Ajay's father
Aruna Irani ... Nisha's Dai
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Murad Ali Murad Ali
Hemlata Deepak Hemlata Deepak
Suresh Menon
Tanya Mukherjee Tanya Mukherjee
Balvinder Singh Suri Balvinder Singh Suri
Rajesh Tandon Rajesh Tandon
Shruti Ultaf Shruti Ultaf
Priya Varma Priya Varma
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Storyline

DIL TO PAGAL HAI is the story of Rahul (Shahrukh Khan), who does not believe in love. Rahul fails to understand how two people can spend their lives together. It is the story of Pooja (Madhuri Dixit), who believes that there is someone who is made for her and she is destined to meet that person. It is also the story of Nisha (Karisma Kapoor) who believes that love is friendship and one day her dream will come true. Dil To Pagal Hai is a grand musical about passionate people with dreams. Will their dreams come true? Will they find their true love? Dil To Pagal Hai makes us believe that - someone - somewhere - is made for us. Written by Official Source

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Someone..... Somewhere..... is made for you. See more »


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Not Rated | See all certifications »

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Details

Country:

India

Language:

Hindi

Release Date:

30 October 1997 (India) See more »

Also Known As:

The Heart Is Crazy See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Yash Raj Films See more »
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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Trivia

The movie was initially titled "Mohabbat Kar Le". See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Rahul: What is love?
Pooja: Love?... Love is life.
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Crazy Credits

The opening credits are set in a montage of loving couples. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Comedy Nights with Kapil: Shah Rukh Khan and Kajol (2014) See more »

Soundtracks

Koi Ladki Hai
Sung by Lata Mangeshkar and Udit Narayan
Composed by Uttam Singh
Lyrics by Anand Bakshi
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Done by Yash Chopra
24 February 2005 | by PreaSee all my reviews

This film has reached expectations beyond belief and it is no surprise that Dil Tu Pagal Hai was done by none other than Yash Chopra. I'm into musicals and romances, which was probably why I adore this film and is the best. The performances were phenomenal, but that is no surprise coming from stars such as Shah Rukh Khan who is the 'Baadshah' of Bollywood (plus i recommend you watch Veer-Zaara - that film I think surpasses this one in some scenes). Madhuri Dixit had come back again in this film after Hum Aapke Hain Kaun... and to me she is the best dancer and actress I have ever seen in Bollywood. Karisma Kapoor was exceptional as Nisha in the film and I think no one else could have done her role better as the modern Indian girl - though now it is seen in practically all Yash Raj films (e.g. Mujhse Dosti Karogi). Watch the film and hopefully you'll love it as much as me.


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