Mujhe Chand Chahiye

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Mujhe Chand Chahiye
Directed byShaan
Written byPervez Kalim
Produced byTanvir Rehman
Moammar Rana
CinematographyFaisal Bokhari
Waqar Bokhari
Music byRaunaq Ali
Sajjad Ali
Riaz Shahid Films
Distributed byX-one X-Films
Release date
  • 17 March 2000 (2000-03-17)

Mujhe Chand Chahiye (Urdu: مجھے چاند چاہیے) is a 2000 Pakistani Urdu language romantic film which was released in March 2000. The film was Shaan's second directorial venture and was a huge success at the box office. The film's cast included Noor Bukhari, Moammar Rana, Atiqa Odho, Javed Sheikh and Reema.[1] The movie's story revolved around the life of a divorced woman (Atiqa Odho) and her musician son (Shaan) who falls in love with a model (Noor).

Story summary[edit]

Mujhe Chand Chahiye is a romantic lighthearted comedy. Razi (Javed Sheikh) secretly marries a second wife Phool. Maima (Atiqa Odho), his first wife, splits up with him when she discovers it, and soon afterwards Maima leaves for Hong Kong, along with their young son, without informing her husband Razi. Years go by and Maima now has raised this son, Zain (Shaan Shahid) in Hong Kong, who falls in love with a visiting Pakistani model Chand (Noor Bukhari). He arrives in Pakistan and manages to secure a job as Chand's music teacher. Chand happens to be Razi's daughter with his second wife Phool. Imran (Moammar Rana) is also in love with Chand because he is one of her college friends.[2]



Mujhe Chand Chahiye
Soundtrack album by
Released2000 (2000)
LabelSilver Streak
ProducerRaunaq Ali

Sajid Ali and his brother Raunaq Ali arranged music for the film and won Nigar Awards for it. Some of this film's better-known tracks include "Kal Shab Main Ne Dekha Chand Jharoke Mein" by Waris Baig, "Tujhey Dekha Tau Yoon Laga", "Jaan Bhi De Doon" and the sensational Punjabi track by Abrar-ul-Haq "Waan Kuttiya". The film's music was composed by the Pakistani pop singer Sajjad Ali.

# Song Singer(s)
1 "Jaan Bhi Day Doon" Saima Jehan
2 "Tujhe Dekha To Yun Laga" Tausif Dar
3 "Pyar Karta Hoon" Tausif Dar
4 "Pyar Karti Hoon" Saima Jehan
5 "Waan Kuttiya" Abrar-ul-Haq
6 "Kal Shab Main Ne Dekha Chand Jharoke Mein" Waris Baig
7 "Jaan Bhi Day Doon - 2" Tausif Dar
8 "Aag Si Badan Mein Hai" Shazia Manzoor
9 "Jaan e Man Jaane Jaan" Saima Jehan

Box office[edit]

The film completed 51 weeks at the main theater and thus crowned as a golden jubilee hit.[3]


Year Award Film Winner Result
2000 Nigar Awards Best Film Mujhe Chand Chahiye (actual winner film) Tere Pyar Mein Nominated
2000 Nigar Awards Best director Mujhe Chand Chahiye Shaan Nominated
2000 Nigar Awards Best supporting actress Mujhe Chand Chahiye Atiqa Odho Won
2000 Nigar Awards Best musician Mujhe Chand Chahiye Raunaq Ali and Sajjad Ali Won
2000 Nigar Awards Best lyricist Mujhe Chand Chahiye Riaz ur Rehman Saghar Won
2000 Nigar Awards Best cinematographer Mujhe Chand Chahiye Waqar Bukhari and Faisal Bukhari Won
2000 Nigar Awards choreographer Mujhe Chand Chahiye Pappu Samrat Won
2000 Nigar Awards Best playback female singer Mujhe Chand Chahiye Saima Jahan Won
2000 Nigar Awards Best playback male singer Mujhe Chand Chahiye Waris Baig[4] Won
2000 Nigar Awards art director Mujhe Chand Chahiye Tanweer Fatima Won
2000 Nigar Awards Best playback female singer Mujhe Chand Chahiye Saima Jahan Won
2000 Nigar Awards Special award Mujhe Chand Chahiye Reema Khan Won


  1. ^, Retrieved 11 July 2016[user-generated source]
  2. ^, Movie Review of Mujhe Chand Chahiye (2000 film) on website, Retrieved 11 July 2016
  3. ^ "Mujhay Chand Chahiye". Pak Film Magazine. Retrieved 27 September 2021.
  4. ^, Waris Baig Best Male Playback Singer Award for 2000- song on YouTube, Uploaded 25 Feb 2012, Retrieved 18 Feb 2016