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Mere Yaar Ki Shaadi Hai (2002)

Sanjay and Anjali are childhood chums . When Sanjay's roommate Ria questions him whether he has fallen for Anjali he vehemently denies . But the truth that he indeed loves her hits him like... See full summary »

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Sanjay
Tulip Joshi ...
Anjali Sharma (as Sanjana)
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Rohit
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Ria
Tanaaz Currim Irani ...
Anu (as Tanaaz Currim)
Resham Seth ...
Neelima
Sheela Sharma ...
Gita
Bindu ...
Kapila Tai
Nina Kulkarni ...
Gayatri Sharma (as Nini Kulkarni)
Alok Nath ...
Vishnu Sharma
Mehul Buch ...
Ajit
Deven Verma ...
Hari Taya
Raja Vaid ...
Rajesh
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Lachhu Mama
Tushar Dalvi ...
Naren
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Sanjay and Anjali are childhood chums . When Sanjay's roommate Ria questions him whether he has fallen for Anjali he vehemently denies . But the truth that he indeed loves her hits him like a ton of bricks when Sanjana calls him to tell that she is getting married to Rohit. Sanjay wants to win Anjali's heart at any cost and sets off on his "noble" cause of stopping the marriage . Written by Soumitra

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Get ready for the shaadi of the year (yaar)!


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7 June 2002 (India)  »

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Свадьба моей любимой  »

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£45,281 (UK) (14 June 2002)
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The film was first offered to Amisha Patel who was a superstar at the time, but the actress refuse to do the film because she felt there is no meaning to act with flop actors in her beginning career. And then replaced by newcomer Tulip Joshi . Upset with Amisha's statement, actor Uday chopra told in an interview that he will never work with this actress and not even Yash Raj Banner will sign her. See more »

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Enjoyable flick
11 November 2003 | by (Holland) – See all my reviews

Having recently revived my interest for Bollywood movies, I was pleasantly surprised by 'Mere Yaar Ki Shadi Hai'. One only has to read the story to know that it is based on Hollywood's romantic comedy 'My Best Friend's Wedding'. Only the gender roles are reversed. Boy and girl are friends. Girl announces her engagement. Boy realises how much he loves her and tries to win her heart. Unfortunately the husband-to-be isn't a total prat, but handsome and charming.

The story has nothing new to add, but is despite that quite enjoyable. The songs are beautiful and the dances are quite exquisite, especially the one performed at the bachelor party. Who says women can only steam up a bachelor party by taking of their clothes? This scene is indeed sexier than any old striptease.

Naturally the film had some flaws. Not only technical, but also emotional flaws. But all in all, I very much enjoyed this film and can recommend it.

Bipasha Basu was absolutely adorable. My only regret is that her role was so small. She would have made an excellent leading lady in this movie.

***/5 stars


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