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Aarzoo (1999)

Dayashankar witness the gun down of his friend Rajpal by his very own brother, Kalishnath. He then promises to rise his son, Amar and gets him marry to his only daughter, Pooja. 20 years ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview:
Madhuri Dixit ... Pooja Nath
Akshay Kumar ... Vijay Khanna
Saif Ali Khan ... Amar
Paresh Rawal ... Kailash Nath
Amrish Puri ... Dayashankar
Yunus Parvez ... Fisherman
Ranjan Kaushal Ranjan Kaushal
Anil Nagrath ... Police Commissioner
Vikas Anand ... Doctor
Tarana Tarana
Arun Kumar Arun Kumar
Baby Sadat Baby Sadat
Baby Gazala Baby Gazala ... (as Baby Ghazala)
Baby Sundas Baby Sundas
Mohan Joshi ... Rajpal
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Storyline

Dayashankar witness the gun down of his friend Rajpal by his very own brother, Kalishnath. He then promises to rise his son, Amar and gets him marry to his only daughter, Pooja. 20 years later he is prepared to fulfilled his promise but Pooja confesses of her love with an airline pilot, Vijay. Dayashankar is not willing to accept this but changes his mind when Amar convinces him and the marriage of Pooja and Vijay is celebrated. A few days later Vijay goes for a flight whereby he meets with an accident and is believed to be dead. As for Pooja; she re-marries Amar and give birth to a child. It is not long after Vijay returns and gets to learn that his accident was planned. He must now find out who planned his death, the reason(s) behind and if at all he can get his revenge. Written by gavin (racktoo@hotmail.com)

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Country:

India

Language:

Hindi

Release Date:

19 March 1999 (India) See more »

Also Known As:

Желание See more »

Filming Locations:

Perth and Kinross, Scotland, UK See more »

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Dayavanti Pictures See more »
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Dolby Digital

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Color

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2.35 : 1
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Trivia

During the fight scene in the bar, when Akshay Kumar goes in alone to beat the mob, a song from his earlier film is playing in the background. When Saif goes in alone to beat them after that, his song "Ole Ole" is being played in the background. The third time when they both go inside to beat them together,a song from a previous movie in which both Akshay and Saif were there is playing in the background. The last song is "Mai khiladi tu anari". See more »

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In the song Dosti Karte Nahin Akki's hairstyle keeps changing. See more »

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References Me, The Player, You, The Unskilled (1994) See more »

Soundtracks

Dosti Karte Nahin
Written by Anand Bakshi
Composed by Anu Malik
Performed by Kumar Sanu, Udit Narayan and Alka Yagnik
Courtesy of Saregama HMV
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Desires gone wrong
21 November 2009 | by Peter YoungSee all my reviews

Aarzoo is an awful film. It is terribly made and more terribly written. The entire idea of the film is one old cliché, and the amateurish dialogues do not really help to elevate its level. The story follows a typical love triangle affected from past incidents (blah blah blah...), and the film takes inspiration from different Hindi films, for instance Sangam. The film stars Akshay Kumar, Madhuri Dixit and Saif Ali Khan, all of whom get let down by the poor and overly melodramatic script. I really wanted to see Kumar and Dixit working together, as they worked before partially in Yash Chopra's bright musical Dil To Pagal Hai and both were good, but here - their romance is unconvincing although it started well at the beginning. I also expected to see Akshay and Saif, who had played brothers or good friends many times in such entertaining films as Yeh Dillagi and Main Khiladi Tu Anari. Ironically there was an action scene in this one in which they fight with some gangsters in a club and you could here the famous tunes of both these films in the background. Anyway, all the actors fail here, though Madhuri does do a good job for the most part. The film's second half is simply unwatchable, and the final sequences are boring, cheesy and ridiculous. Aarzoo means "Wish", and I really wish I had not seen this one.


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