Karan Johar's debut directorial 'Kuch Kuch Hota Hai' completed 20 years on Tuesday, October 16. The crew and cast of the film held a special event to celebrate 20 years of the film, in presence of several prominent celebrities of Bollywood. The film that released in the year 1998 was a hit not only in that year, but went on to impress the people of the fortcoming generations.
The college romance love triangle was a fairly new concept back then. The movie revolved around the life of the trio- Anjali, Rahul and Tina played by Kajol, Shah Rukh Khan and Rani Mukherjee respectively. Rahul and Anjali are college best friends, while Tina comes into their life mid way, capturing the attention of Rahul. They two get close to each other, only to shatter Anjali's heart, who had secretly fallen in love with her best friend. However, years later, when Tina dies after her pregnancy, she leaves back letters fro her daughter to bring her father and Anjali together.
However, as Bollywood gathered to celebrate the success of the classic love story, Twitterati were in for a meme fest as they produced several hilarious meme based on the film.
The film is still one of the most loved films. But with changing times, several have also raised doubts about the validity of the story with respect to morals. Speaking to the audience at the event, Shah Rukh shared that AbRam hasn't seen this film yet and that this is the first time he has accompanied him for an event and his first introduction to the world of cinema is 'Kuch Kuch Hota Hai'.
"Now I find it quite creepy, you know, especially the scene where I am hugging a girl and holding her lustfully and very cheaply looking at a girl whose sari pallu flies in the air. It seemed really wrong," he said. Both Karan and Shah Rukh later joked about the fact how scenes from the film now stand very wrong.
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