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Kuch Kuch Hota Hai (1998)

Not Rated | | Comedy, Drama, Musical | 16 October 1998 (India)
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During their college years, Anjali was in love with her best-friend Rahul, but he had eyes only for Tina. Years later, Rahul and the now-deceased Tina's eight-year-old daughter attempts to reunite her father and Anjali.

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Karan Johar

Writers:

Karan Johar (dialogue), Karan Johar (screenplay) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Shah Rukh Khan ... Rahul Khanna
Kajol ... Anjali Sharma
Rani Mukerji ... Tina Malhotra (as Rani Mukherji)
Sana Saeed ... Anjali Khanna
Reema Lagoo ... Mrs. Sharma (as Reema)
Farida Jalal ... Mrs. Khanna
Archana Puran Singh ... Ms. Briganza
Himani Shivpuri ... Rifat Bi
Johnny Lever ... Col. Almeida, Camp Manager (as Johny Lever)
Anupam Kher ... Principal Malhotra
Parzaan Dastur ... Silent Sardarji
Salman Khan ... Aman Mehra
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Geeta Kapoor ... Dancer
Farah Khan ... Woman on the Neelam show
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Rahul Khanna and Anjali Sharma were best friends at college. Anjali realizes that she has fallen in love with Rahul but she's too late because Rahul has already fallen for Tina Malhotra. Heartbroken, Anjali leaves the city. Tina and Rahul get married and soon Tina becomes pregnant, giving birth to a daughter which they call Anjali. Due to complications during pregnancy, Tina passes away. Anjali is brought up by her father, and each year on her birthday he allows his daughter to read one of her mother's letters. Through these letters she learns that her mother (Tina) knew that another Anjali was in love with Rahul, and vows to bring them together again. Written by Soumitra

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Trivia

Tum Paas Aaye was sampled in the song Indian Breaks Bhangin Bhanga (Pubiabi) from the album, Indian Breaks, Holler At Me. See more »

Goofs

Before 'koi mil gaya' song, Rahul lifts Tina's arm and holds her arm over her jacket. In the continuous shot from the another angle, he is holding her bare arm. See more »

Quotes

Anjali Khanna: Dear God, how are you? Please keep Papa happy, and see that he doesn't miss me too much. You know he can't do anything without me. Please, huh? Okay.
Anjali Sharma: Caught you.
Anjali Khanna: Oh, Ms. Anjali. Hi.
Anjali Sharma: Hmm. All prayers for Papa, nothing for Mama?
Anjali Khanna: Why ask God for anything for Mummy?
Anjali Sharma: Why?
Anjali Khanna: She's with Him.
[Ms. Anjali looks shocked]
Anjali Khanna: Whatever she wants, she can ask for it herself.
[She takes the picture of her mother and compares it with Ms. Anjali, then hugs it]
[...]
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Didi Tera Devar Deewana
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got me hooked again!
2 June 2002 | by ziggy9802See all my reviews

I hadn't watched an Indian movie in years because I was unable to relate to the film and the stories were somewhat weak. When I got this movie, I procrastinated a bit; when I finally watched it, I was amazed! I was able to relate to the characters, the story was not as far-fetched as they had been, and the music was awesome. KKHH has a good mix of humor and drama, without being too over-the-top. It got my family and me watching Indian movies again. I recommend this to anyone who wants to be swept away by a good story and great actors.


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Release Date:

16 October 1998 (India) See more »

Also Known As:

Algo sucede en mi corazón See more »

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$2,100,000
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1.85 : 1
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