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Break Ke Baad (2010)

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Childhood friends Abhay and Aaliya experience plenty of obstacles in their paths as they find their way in the world and back to each other.

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Danish Aslam

Writers:

Danish Aslam (story), Vishal Dadlani (lyrics) | 2 more credits »
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Credited cast:
Deepika Padukone ... Aaliya Khan
Shahana Goswami ... Nadia
Imran Khan ... Abhay J. Gulati
Lillete Dubey ... Pammi J. Gulati
Sharmila Tagore ... Ayesha Khan
Yudhishtir Urs Yudhishtir Urs ... Cyrus
Navin Nischol ... Jeet Gulati
Parzaan Dastur ... Young Abhay J. Gulati (as Parzan Dastur)
Neelu Kohli ... Kamal Gulati
Gaurav Nanda Gaurav Nanda ... Theatre Director
Ziyah Vastani Ziyah Vastani ... Young Aaliya Khan
Grady McGahan Grady McGahan ... Student
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Storyline

Mumbai-based Aaliya Khan and Abhay Gulati have been close friends for over a decade but Aaliya is not prepared to take this relationship to a marriage. Instead, without any warning, she decides to re-locate to Australia, to live with her aunt. Upon arrival, she finds her aunt very stern and organized, and ends up moving out to live with Nadia and Cyrus. Concerned about her safety, Abhay travels there but gets a lukewarm reception. She takes to acting, while he drives a taxi and then starts selling home-made food. He eventually returns home and takes Aaliya totally by surprise when she finds out that he is getting married. Written by rAjOo (gunwanti@hotmail.com)

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Comedy | Drama | Romance

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The photograph on Abhay's bedside table in Delhi is one of Deepika carrying Imran. This photo was taken during the shoot as part of a dare while prepping for a scene where Imran had to carry Deepika (this is the shot used on the poster). Deepika claimed that it was no big deal and she could carry him with ease. She did, the photo was taken by the director & eventually used as a prop. See more »

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Features Mr. India (1987) See more »

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To break or not to break..
19 December 2010 | by swagatam_82See all my reviews

Break ke Baad is not a movie that many people will be able to relate to but some definitely will. It is not particularly entertaining but in a juvenile way it does deal with some situations that are probably relevant with a lot of Gen Y couples. Aaliyah is a girl who wants everything in life without really bothering about anyone around her. This fact is shown by some irrelevant details like making her smoke a cigar, talk trash and get drunk in cinema halls but then bollywood movies have never been subtle. Diametrically opposite in personality is her childhood boyfriend who is sensitive , caring , selfless to the point that he spoils her completely - of course it was necessary to show his inclination towards cooking because businessmen are rarely sensitive. A very genuine rooftop scene reveals their very skewed relationship. Eventually Aaliyah wants to pursue with her ambitions so we know a break up is evident. She wants to move on he wants to hold on...and so it goes on and on...and you know it is getting confusing. The director drives home a lot of points all summed up in intelligent dialogues by everyone who seem to know whats up with the two protagonists except they themselves... Finally they decide to grow up so that they audience can call it a love story and go home...


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Country:

India

Language:

Hindi | English

Release Date:

26 November 2010 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

After the Break See more »

Filming Locations:

Mauritius

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$194,737, 28 November 2010

Gross USA:

$427,628

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$3,954,699
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Dolby Digital

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