Kalidas O Chemistry - Bengali Comedy Movie by Basu Chatterjee

Sept 11, 2010 (Washington Bangla Radio) Tollywood hero Saheb Chatterjee and heroine Ananya Chatterjee (exclusive interview) will star as the lead pair in Basu Chatterjee's next film titled Kalidas O Chemistry.

Kalidas O Chemistry is a remake of Basu Chatterjee's 1978 superhit romantic comedy DILLAGI (DVD release) starring Dharmendra-Hema Malini-Bindu. In 1999, Dharmendra's son Sunny Deol directed and starred in another film titled DILLAGI (DVD) co-starring brother Bobby Deol and Urmila Matondkar. The 1999 flick was produced by Dharmendra.

Born in Ajmer, Rajasthan, the octogenarian Basu Chatterjee is well-known for his superhit middle-class family comedy drama films like Rajnigandha (1974), Dillagi, Chitchor, Choti Si Baat, Khatta Meetha and Ek Ruka Hua Faisla and his acclaimed Hindi TV show featuring crime-mystery hero Byomkesh Bakshi played marvelously by Rajit Kapoor. Click here for more Basu Chatterjee Movies »

Watch a clip from the original Dillagi. Dharmendra played the Sanskrit professor romanticizing a Chemistry-crazy Hema Malini. The social issues portrayed are amazingly relevant even today.