Barsaat (2005 film)

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Barsaat: A Sublime Love Story
Barsaat.jpg
Theatrical release poster
Directed by Suneel Darshan
Produced by Suneel Darshan
Written by Suneel Darshan
Robin Bhatt
Shyam Goel
Rumi Jaffery
K.K. Singh
Starring Bobby Deol
Priyanka Chopra
Bipasha Basu
Music by Nadeem-Shravan
Cinematography W.B. Rao
Edited by Sanjay Sankla
Distributed by Shree Krishna International
Release dates
  • 19 August 2005 (2005-08-19)
Running time 144 minutes
Country India
Language Hindi
Budget Rs. 12 crores

Barsaat: A Sublime Love Story (English: Rain) is a 2005 Bollywood romantic drama film, directed by Suneel Darshan. It stars Bobby Deol, Priyanka Chopra, and Bipasha Basu. The film is inspired by the 2002 Hollywood romantic comedy film, Sweet Home Alabama (film).

Plot[edit]

Arav (Bobby Deol) is an ambitious young Indian whose dream is to design cars. He travels to the United States seeking greener pastures, where he meets the beautiful Anna (Bipasha Basu). Anna instantly goes head over heels for Arav, but Arav remains focused on his career. Over time, he mellows and the two fall in love. Moreover, Arav's ambitions go on the upswing as the Chairman of the BMW company in the U.S. (Shakti Kapoor) gives him a job as a designer. Coincidentally, the BMW chairman just happens to be Anna's grandfather, and he announces the impending nuptials of Arav and Anna.

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Reception[edit]

The film received mixed to negative reviews from critics. Taran adarsh of Bollywood hungama gave 1/5 and said the film like watching a 1970 film but overall the film was rated 5/10. The film was declared a below awerage at the box office [1][2]

Box office[edit]

At the box office, Barsaat had a good initial opening due to the curiosity surrounding the two damsels,Barsaat (2005) Raw Box Office Net Collections was Rs. 6.67 crores and Barsaat total Box Office Gross was Rs. 9.44 crores. Barsaat did well in overseas (UK) with a total gross of £454,660

Soundtracks[edit]

The music was composed by Nadeem Shravan and the lyrics were penned by Sameer. The songs were very popular in 2005.[citation needed] Singers like Abhijeet, Alka Yagnik, Kumar Sanu, Udit Narayan & Swapna Awasti lent their voices for the album. The album was voted at No 9 in the all time music sales chart.[citation needed]

Track # Title Singer(s)
1 "Saajan Saajan Saajan" Kailash Kher, Alka Yagnik, Priyanka Chopra
2 "Nakhre" Alisha Chinai, Ishq Bector
3 "Maine Tumse Pyaar Bahut Kiya" Alka Yagnik
4 "Aaja Aaja" Alka Yagnik
5 "Chori Chori" Udit Narayan, Alka Yagnik, Sapna Awasthi
6 "Mushkil" Abhijeet, Alka Yagnik
7 "Pyaar Aaya" Sonu Nigam, Alka Yagnik
8 "Barsaat Ke Din Aaye" Kumar Sanu, Alka Yagnik

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