Yeh Jo Mohabbat Hai (2012) WBRi Hindi Movie Review

Outdoor Poster of Yeh Jo Mohabbat Hai (Hindi, 2012) Film in MumbaiKolkata, August 4, 2012 (Washington Bangla Radio / Penning Creations) Quoting the popular Kishore Kumar song in Bollywood’s first ever romantic superstar Rajesh Khanna’s lips - Yeh Jo Mohabbat Hai as the title of his latest film, director Shree Narayan Singh keeps his fingers crossed awaiting your rush to the theatres to catch this flick. You may book your tickets if you don’t want to miss out a musical movie from the house which made some unforgettable romantic films like Aradhana, Amar Prem, Kati Patang, Kashmir Ki Kali and others.

Yeh Jo Mohabbat Hai is a refreshing romantic saga of two young protagonists who are caught between love and hatred as they come from two Rajput families holding age old enmity from generations. The film begins in a hospital showing two infants Karishma (Nazia) and Karan (Aditya Samanta, grandson of Shakti Samanta) born on the same day. 23 years later, Karishma and Karan meet each other again one summer at the Krakow University of Poland. They get along well and, ignorant to each other’s family background, fall in love pretty quickly too. But, when Karan finds that Karishma is from the very family theirs is dead against, he starts avoiding her. Here, the story takes a number of twists and turns. How does a love smitten Karishma react to Karan’s deliberate circumvent? What happens when she discovers the reason behind? How long can a young Karan suppress his emotions? Or does he choose to continue the series of hatred over a new beginning of love? Hope you have interesting moments while chasing for the answers.


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Acting is an empowering factor of Yeh Jo Mohabbat Hai. The flick brings some experienced actors in the same frame with the two dashing debutants. Aditya Samanta makes a mark as an actor in the male lead role of Karan Chaudhary. Viewers get a promising performance through him.

The young and bubbly Nazia Hussain makes a fresh entrance in Bollywood. The audience would love her spontaneous poise and vulnerability as Karishma Rathore. Veteran Farida Jalal makes an elegant appearance in the movie. Mohnish Behl is another powerful component of the acting contingent. His experience lights up some of the frames of Ye Jo Mohabbat Hai. The ravishing Rati Agnihotri, the gorgeous and graceful Anuradha Patel and the very powerful actor Mukesh Tiwari grace the flick with their pleasing performances.

It’s not a kind of story we have never heard or seen Bollywood, but writer Ashim Samanta has definitely tried to add some new flavor and garnishment while preparing and presenting it in his own way.

Music is something that deserves special recommendation about the film. The background score, by Sanjay Chowdhury, and the music by Anu Malik are very enchanting. Mohit Chauhan, Suzanne DMello, Roopkumar Rathod, Shaan, Shreya Ghoshal, Neeraj Shridhar, Anmol Malik, Sonu Nigam, Alisha Chinai sing to songs written by the legendary Anand Bakshi, Faiz Anwar, Kausar Munir & Anu Malik. The songs are situational, without, however, having the potential of becoming blockbuster hits.

There are certain dance numbers to complement the variety of tunes in Yeh Jo Mohabbat Hai. Choreographer Raju Khan makes the young on screen couple move and shake in style.

Director Shree Narayan Singh crafts the film into a beautiful narration where emotions, drama, elating music and passion make a savory blend. It reminds you of the ‘Qayamat se qayamat tak’ days, when love regularly won over family rivalry on the silver screen.

Cast: Aditya Samanta, Nazia Hussain, Mohnish Behl, Rati Agnihotri, Farida Jalal, Mukesh Tiwari, Anooradha Patel, Preet Kaur Madan.
Direction-Editor: Shree Narayan Singh
Producer: Ashim Samanta
Music: Anu Malik
Lyrics: Anand Bakshi, Faiz Anwar; Kausar Munir, Anu Malik
Screenplay, Dailogue: Dilip Shukla
Cinematographer: Fuwad Khan
Choreography: Raju Khan
Background Music: Sanjay Chowdhary
Action: Umesh Khanna
Sound: Adil Ali


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