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Chup Chup Ke

Here's what is brewing between the romantic couple, writes Sakshi Arora.

india Updated: May 26, 2006 12:20 IST
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Cast: Shahid Kapoor, Kareena Kapoor, Neha Dhupia, Sunil Shetty, Rajpal Yadav, Paresh Rawal, Sushma Reddy, Shakti Kapoor, Anupam Kher, Om Puri

Director: Priyadarshan

Storyline: Priyadarshan sticks to the genre he's best at -- Comedy. This time, it's a comedy of errors and mistaken identities.

A remake of the Malayalam hit

Punjabi House

, this one expects to laugh its way to the Box Office.

Tipped to be the most heartwarming comedy of the year, Chup Chup Ke was initially titled Khatta Meetha.


Chup Chup Ke

is the funny story of a jobless youth (Shahid Kapoor) who has taken loans from everyone he knows but is unable to payback. After facing all the aggravation and stress, he finally decides to commit suicide. He gets a life insurance policy which can reimburse his loans. However, he is saved and reaches a distant place where people take him as deaf and mute. There he meets Shruti (Kareena Kapoor) who is mute too. And there begins their love story. And so does the confusion...

USP: Priyadarshan, the king of comedy, is using the tried and tested formula of comedy.

The success of the music at the charts has added to the initial hype of the movie.

Mirch masala: Post the success of 36 China Town, the Shahid-Kareena chemistry is fresh and hot. Let's see if it sets the screen on fire.

With the much-in-demand pairing of Paresh Rawal, Sunil Shetty and Rajpal Yadav, Priyadarshan would hope to set the Box Office tinkling.

First Published: May 26, 2006 12:20 IST