Dil Kabaddi

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Dil Kabaddi
Dil Kabsddi.jpg
Film poster
Directed by Anil Sharma
Produced by Shailesh Singh (Paramhans Creations)
Written by Vivek Anand
Anil Senior
Lezlie Sparx
Starring Irrfan Khan
Rahul Bose
Rahul Khanna
Konkona Sen Sharma
Soha Ali Khan
Payal Rohatgi
Music by Sachin Gupta
Cinematography Anay Goswamy
Release date
  • 5 December 2008 (2008-12-05)
Country India
Language Hindi

Dil Kabaddi is an Indian Hindi film directed by debutante Anil Sharma (Senior). The film stars Irrfan Khan, Rahul Bose, Konkona Sen Sharma, Soha Ali Khan, Payal Rohatgi, Rahul Khanna and special appearance by Rahat Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan.[1]


The movie follows the same plot as Woody Allen's Husbands and Wives.

Set in contemporary Mumbai, the movie takes a close look at the evolving equations among urban couples and paints the metamorphosis amongst the relationships with a comic stroke.

The film tracks the lives of two modern-day married couples — Samit (Irrfan Khan) and Mita (Soha Ali Khan); Rishi (Rahul Bose) and Simi (Konkona Sen Sharma) — caught in web of boredom, loss of love and temptation.

The film starts with an announcement by Samit and Mita of their separation and follows the moral muddles and emotional crises of the couples over the next year and a half — as friends fight, separate, take lovers and, in a way, reconcile.



Popular song from the movie titled Ehsaan was a copy from a Chicago-based underground band, Ghom. Ghom's original track, titled Ehsaas, written by lead singer Azhar Mohammad and produced by Haaris Haroon, was uploaded to YouTube on 21 November 2007. Through inquiry it was noted that Sachin Gupta had listened to this track on YouTube, where the melody of the song was copied. The loyalty of this track was never honored to the original owners.


The music for all the songs were composed by Sachin Gupta & Dhruv Dhalla and lyrics were penned by Virag Mishra.

# Title Singer(s) Duration
1 "Ehsaan" Sachin Gupta, Jaspreet Jasz 04:35
2 "Uthale Ya Phenk De" Jaspreet Jasz, Aditya Jassi, Sachin Gupta 03:36
3 "Zindagi" Rahat Fateh Ali Khan, Sachin Gupta 04:58
4 "Ok Tata Done" Mika Singh 03:02
5 "Nasha Nashila" Jaspreet Jasz, Sachin Gupta, Paroma Banerji 03:40
6 "Ehsaan - Remix" Sachin Gupta, Jaspreet Jasz 03:01
7 "Zindagi Ye - (Rock Version)" Rahat Fateh Ali Khan, Sachin Gupta 05:26
8 "Good Night" Poroma Banerji, Monali Thakur, Jaspreet Singh 02:35


  1. ^ "India FM". Bubblegum gives way to Dil Kabaddi. Retrieved 2008-04-01. 

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