Bollywood Release: Ishaqzaade

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Arjun Kapoor and Parineeti Chopra exude raw chemistry on screen in Ishaqzaade. The film has a distinct rustic flavour to it. Here're the stills.

Arjun Kapoor and Parineeti Chopra exude raw chemistry on screen in Ishaqzaade. The film has a distinct rustic flavour to it. Here're the stills.

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Presenting Arjun, Parineeti as Ishaqzaade...

Presenting Arjun, Parineeti as Ishaqzaade...

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Arjun Kapoor and Parineeti Chopra share a fiery chemistry on screen.

Arjun Kapoor and Parineeti Chopra share a fiery chemistry on screen.

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Looks like Arjun Kapoor has got into the skin of his character.

Looks like Arjun Kapoor has got into the skin of his character.

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Parineeti Chopra had debuted with Ladies Vs Ricky Bahl.

Parineeti Chopra had debuted with Ladies Vs Ricky Bahl.

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Ishaqzaade is directed by Habib Faisal.

Ishaqzaade is directed by Habib Faisal.

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Arjun Kapoor is making heads turn with his first item number Chokra Jawaan Re.

Arjun Kapoor is making heads turn with his first item number Chokra Jawaan Re.

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During the shoots of one of the songs titled Chokra, the temperature in Barabanki, UP dipped drastically. Arjun was to wear a wet vest and Gauahar a tiny blouse. Everybody was worried as to whether they would be able to manage. But ultimately the two of them completed the shoot on time and received a standing ovation from the unit.

During the shoots of one of the songs titled Chokra, the temperature in Barabanki, UP dipped drastically. Arjun was to wear a wet vest and Gauahar a tiny blouse. Everybody was worried as to whether they would be able to manage. But ultimately the two of them completed the shoot on time and received a standing ovation from the unit.

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Ishaqzaade was not the original choice for the movie title, as the makers had almost settled on Tewar, which means attitude in Hindi.

Ishaqzaade was not the original choice for the movie title, as the makers had almost settled on Tewar, which means attitude in Hindi.

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Arjun, Parineeti in a still from the film Ishaqzaade.

Arjun, Parineeti in a still from the film Ishaqzaade.

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Arjun Kapoor's debut Ishaqzaade looks promising. What say?

Arjun Kapoor's debut Ishaqzaade looks promising. What say?

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A still from the film Ishaqzaade.

A still from the film Ishaqzaade.

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Ishaqzaade narrates the story of two people, "born to hate, but destined to love", and follows how their "turbulent journey unfolds in the often unrealistic and daunting political confines of rural India".

Ishaqzaade narrates the story of two people, "born to hate, but destined to love", and follows how their "turbulent journey unfolds in the often unrealistic and daunting political confines of rural India".

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Parineeti Chopra in the still from Ishaqzaade.

Parineeti Chopra in the still from Ishaqzaade.

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There's something about Parineeti Chopra that sets her apart from regular newcomers.

There's something about Parineeti Chopra that sets her apart from regular newcomers.

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Arjun Kapoor in an action scene.

Arjun Kapoor in an action scene.

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The release date of Ishaqzaade, starring Parineeti Chopra and newcomer Arjun Kapoor, has been advanced from May 18 to May 11.

The release date of Ishaqzaade, starring Parineeti Chopra and newcomer Arjun Kapoor, has been advanced from May 18 to May 11.

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Ishaqzaade marks the debut of filmmaker Boney Kapoor's son Arjun opposite actor Priyanka Chopra's cousin Parineeti.

Ishaqzaade marks the debut of filmmaker Boney Kapoor's son Arjun opposite actor Priyanka Chopra's cousin Parineeti.

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Ishaqzaade narrates the story of two people, "born to hate, but destined to love," and follows how their "turbulent journey unfolds in the often unrealistic and daunting political confines of rural India", a statement from YRF revealed.

Ishaqzaade narrates the story of two people, "born to hate, but destined to love," and follows how their "turbulent journey unfolds in the often unrealistic and daunting political confines of rural India", a statement from YRF revealed.

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Ishaqzaade is written and directed by Habib Faisal of Do Dooni Chaar fame. He has also written Band Baaja Baaraat.

Ishaqzaade is written and directed by Habib Faisal of Do Dooni Chaar fame. He has also written Band Baaja Baaraat.

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Amit Trivedi will compose the music for Ishaqzaade, while Rekha and Chinni Prakash will choreograph it.

Amit Trivedi will compose the music for Ishaqzaade, while Rekha and Chinni Prakash will choreograph it.

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Since it's Arjun Kapoor's debut vehicle, YRF is trying to keep the actor under wraps.

Since it's Arjun Kapoor's debut vehicle, YRF is trying to keep the actor under wraps.

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Ishaqzaade is slated to release on 18th May, 2012.

Ishaqzaade is slated to release on 18th May, 2012.

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Ishaqzaade is produced by Aditya Chopra.

Ishaqzaade is produced by Aditya Chopra.

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Priyanka Chopra and Sonam Kapoor are also promoting their first cousins Parineeti Chopra and Arjun Kapoor respectively. Priyanka's chat status had read: "Go Pari and Arjun!" while Sonam had tweeted: "My brother Arjun's trailer of Ishaqzaade comes out in a few minutes. It's gonna be brilliant. Congrats Parineeti and Arjun."

Priyanka Chopra and Sonam Kapoor are also promoting their first cousins Parineeti Chopra and Arjun Kapoor respectively. Priyanka's chat status had read: "Go Pari and Arjun!" while Sonam had tweeted: "My brother Arjun's trailer of Ishaqzaade comes out in a few minutes. It's gonna be brilliant. Congrats Parineeti and Arjun."

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Arjun and Parineeti in a still from Ishaqzaade.

Arjun and Parineeti in a still from Ishaqzaade.

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Parineeti in action mode.

Parineeti in action mode.

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Arjun reveals that he never wanted to debut with a typical chocolate boy role.

Arjun reveals that he never wanted to debut with a typical chocolate boy role.

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Arjun and Parineeti ride a bike.

Arjun and Parineeti ride a bike.

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Arjun-Parineeti in a still from Ishaqzaade.

Arjun-Parineeti in a still from Ishaqzaade.

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Parineeti and Arjun play Ishaqzaade.

Parineeti and Arjun play Ishaqzaade.

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Arjun Kapoor and Parineeti Chopra in a still from Ishaqzaade.

Arjun Kapoor and Parineeti Chopra in a still from Ishaqzaade.

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Arjun Kapoor once weighed 140 kgs and had to lose 68 kilos to make it as an actor.

Arjun Kapoor once weighed 140 kgs and had to lose 68 kilos to make it as an actor.

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Boney Kapoor’s son Arjun, who is also Sonam Kapoor’s cousin, bagged his first movie Ishaqzaade through the social networking site Facebook.

Boney Kapoor’s son Arjun, who is also Sonam Kapoor’s cousin, bagged his first movie Ishaqzaade through the social networking site Facebook.

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Arjun-Parineeti's Ishaqzaade hits theatres today. Will Arjun impress with his acting prowess?

Arjun-Parineeti's Ishaqzaade hits theatres today. Will Arjun impress with his acting prowess?

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