(, , translation
: Indian King
) is a 1996 Hindi film
directed by Dharmesh Darshan
. It tells the tale of a cab
driver hailing from a small town, who falls in love with a rich girl. Aamir Khan
and Karisma Kapoor
play the lead roles. The film was one of the most commercially successful films of the 1990s.
The film's music became popular and was successful especially in central and eastern states of India. The controversial kissing scene added to its publicity. Karisma Kapoor
was hugely complimented for her looks and outstanding performance as Aarti, a rich beautiful sensitive young girl full of dreams and desires. She won the Filmfare Best Actress Award
for this film and was then cast by director Yash Chopra
for the role of Nisha in his movie Dil To Pagal Hai
is a story about two people from opposite socio-economic backgrounds who fall in love. The title character, Raja Hindustani (Aamir Khan
), is a taxi-driver / tourist guide. He lives by his own simple code and is prone to violence when that code is violated. Aarti Sehgal is a wealthy debutante who is seeking to connect with her past. Standing in the way of their love are a disapproving father and a stepmother bent on obtaining total control of the family assets.
Wealthy Mr Sehgal (Suresh Oberoi) lives with his daughter, Aarti (Karishma Kapoor
), and her stepmother Shalini (Archana Puran Singh) in a palatial home. Aarti decides to go for a vacation to a small hill station named Palankhet to... Read More