Aashiqui (transl. Romance) is a 1990 Indian Hindi musical romantic drama film and first installment of Aashiqui series directed through Mahesh Bhatt, starring Rahul Roy, Anu Aggarwal and Deepak Tijori in pivotal roles. The film changed into acknowledged for its track, by using composer duo Nadeem–Shravan (Nadeem Akhtar Saifi and Shravan Kumar Rathod) organising their careers along side that of singer Kumar Sanu and music label T-Series.
Upon launch, it obtained high quality critiques and emerged as a industrial fulfillment. The soundtrack album has been rated fourth by using Planet Bollywood on their “one hundred Greatest Bollywood Soundtracks”. It changed into the fine promoting Bollywood album on the time of its launch. At the thirty sixth Filmfare Awards, the movie received 7 nominations and received four awards with a sweep inside the tune categories. The movie was remade in Kannada as Roja (2002).
The soundtrack album bought 20 million gadgets,[three] making it the exceptional-promoting Bollywood soundtrack album of all time.[four] A cover model of considered one of its songs, “Dheere Dheere” changed into later executed by way of Yo Yo Honey Singh and launched in 2015. A sequel to the film, Aashiqui 2, with a totally new subject matter, directed via Mohit Suri with Aditya Roy Kapur and Shraddha Kapoor, turned into launched on 26 April 2013.Plot
Rahul (Rahul Roy) is indignant along with his dad for marrying a 2d wife, while his mother remains alive; in rage and in fury he will pay an uninvited go to to the wedding in which he throws his mother’s mangalsutra and all the other household items she preserved. He breaks the windows of the wedding vehicle and is subsequently arrested and sent to the nearest police station.
Meanwhile, Anu (Anu Aggarwal) runs faraway from an oppressive women’ hostel run through Arnie Campbell (Tom Alter), who right now reviews to the police station that she is missing. The police catch her and keep her at a nearby police station (which takes place to be the identical one where Rahul is held).
While looking forward to Arnie, Rahul gives Anu his jacket, which she accepts. Arnie then arrives and takes her returned to the oppressive hostel, promising the police inspector that this could now not occur again. After they go away, the inspector turns to Rahul and offers him a few advice, then releases him to go back to his broken home.
Rahul can not forestall considering the lovely Anu. The very subsequent day, Rahul is going to the hostel area wishing to meet her and spots his jacket hanging outside. Since she lives in a lady’s hostel there’s no way he can input. Hence, he plays cricket together with his buddy and deliberately hits the ball into the compound. The safety we could him inside to retrieve the ball. Rahul goes internal and sees Anu hiking a ladder. She could be very amazed by using his presence and falls off the ladder. Rahul is not able to explicit his feelings for her so he wrote a observe on the strength bill his mom advised him to pay that very day. Anu takes the observe and leaves. His mom will become disillusioned that Rahul did no longer pay the bill and asks his Master (tailor) to assist get the invoice again.
The tailor helps Rahul retrieve the invoice, in conjunction with a reply from Anu requesting him to satisfy her at the principle city library the following Saturday. He arrives on time eagerly, in which Anu tells him she has not anything to give him except a “thanks”, however Rahul says no person can stop him from loving her, now not even herself.
Soon after he leaves, Arnie catches her and takes her to Ooty (some other city) to be admitted to another hostel. Rahul employs a undercover agent to eavesdrop and spot wherein Anu is going. The undercover agent learns approximately Anu’s travel plans and informs Rahul, who is going alongside with his friend to search for Anu and reveals the area she is staying. They discover that Arnie truly planned to get Anu married and lied to her about shifting her to a brand new hostel, because she would no longer have agreed.
At the hostel, Arnie organises a farewell birthday celebration for Anu and Anu invites Rahul, who promises to attend the celebration. After the celebration they plan to elope. At the party, he runs away with Anu and then Arnie catches them by the use of the police. Anu has to go back with Arnie and go to Ooty, whilst Rahul returns to his domestic.
After some months, Rahul techniques Mr. Arnie as he can not neglect his friend Anu, who he knows is sad. Rahul then unearths out from Arnie that Anu is an orphan who has a distant relative in Ooty named Uncle Peter who is an alcoholic. Long long ago, Peter had signed the files to have full custody over her.
Rahul asks Arnie about Anu’s whereabouts and different info in order that he may want to assist her settle (and be extra satisfied) and Arnie (trying to help Anu) famous the whole lot. They each locate Anu in a depressing nation with Uncle Peter and bribe the uncle for a sum of 20,000 rupees at the condition that he signs documents giving up his prison guardianship of Anu.
After Anu is finally free from Arnie, the hostel and Uncle Peter, she needs to come to be self-reliant and seeks admission in a typing institute.One day, she comes throughout a process advert attempting to find a model to run for “Jean Cardin” brand of clothes in Mumbai who requests Anu to audition.Anu agrees and wins a sum of 10,000 rupees along side a unfastened excursion of Paris and a secured residence. She thanks Rahul for all his help, but Rahul tells her that he loves her deeply and desires to marry her as quickly as viable. Anu concurs, however she says she can want some time to prepare.
Rahul’s mom (Reema Lagoo), on listening to their tale visits Anu and gives some advice, as she is aware of Anu is a lonely orphan, advising her no longer to marry him till he achieves some thing in life as equality of popularity among companions is essential for a healthful dating.
The next day, Rahul comes to the vicinity wherein Anu is having a picture shoot consultation. He hears the person in charge telling her to trade right into a swimming gown, to which Rahul gadgets. He tells him that they had been making plans to get married quickly and he disapproves of such revealing clothes. He is even greater shocked while he learns that Anu already signed a agreement promising she might no longer get married for two years.
Rahul is heartbroken through her choice and pens Anu a letter written with his blood.
As the years pass through, Rahul establishes himself as a singer at the same time as Anu is also successful as a model. Rahul plans to meet Anu now, but Padamsee (Homi Wadia) famous to Rahul that it is thanks to Anu that his debut report was released to marketplace, which hurts Rahul deeply as he now doubts his personal mettle and talent. Hence, Rahul cancels their marriage plans.
Anu, grieved with the aid of Rahul’s selection, makes a decision to in addition her career below director Padamsee, who persuades her to accompany him to Paris.
Rahul’s mom enlightens him that Anu had refused to marry him earlier because of her concept, and that Anu was only a medium for his skills to attain the public – it changed into his making a song that made him a hit and famous. She urges him to head lower back to Anu, his authentic love.
When Rahul comes to stop her from boarding the flight, Anu agrees to abandon the director and stays behind to renew their dating.Cast
- Rahul Roy as Rahul Vikram Roy
- Anu Aggarwal as Anu Verghese
- Deepak Tijori as
- Avtar Gill as Police Inspector Deshpande
- Tom Alter as Arnie Campbell
- Reema Lagoo as Mrs. Vikram Roy
- Homi Wadia as Mr. Padamsee
- Mushtaq Khan as Rafoo Master
- Javed Khan as Uncle Peter
- Anang Desai as Mr. Paul
- Virendra Saxena as Street Singer
- Sunil Rege as Vikram Roy
- Kumar Sanu as small villain
Aashiqui changed into credited as an all-time blockbuster on the Box-Office in 1990 mainly because of its melodious music. With a low price range of eighty lakh Indian Rupees, it grossed five.0 crores Indian Rupees at Box-Office, with the indicates walking to complete houses for 52 weeks.Awards and nominationsSoundtrack
The song for Aashiqui changed into composed via the duo Nadeem–Shravan (Nadeem Akhtar Saifi and Shravan Kumar Rathod) and lyrics were written with the aid of Sameer, Rani Mallik and Madan Pal. The soundtrack largely falls below the filmi-ghazal genre, primarily based on the ghazal fashion.Track #TitleSinger(s)Length1″Jaane Jigar Jaaneman”Kumar Sanu & Anuradha Paudwal05:152″Main Duniya Bhula Doonga”Kumar Sanu & Anuradha Paudwal05:193″Bas Ek Sanam Chaahiye (male)”Kumar Sanu06:144″Nazar Ke Saamne”Kumar Sanu & Anuradha Paudwal05:365″Tuu Meri Zindagi Hain”Kumar Sanu & Anuradha Paudwal04:466″Dil Ka Aalam”Kumar Sanu05:017″Ab Tere Bin”Kumar Sanu05:468″Dheere Dheere”Kumar Sanu & Anuradha Paudwal05:319″Mera Dil Tere Liye”Udit Narayan & Anuradha Paudwal04:3610″Bas Ek Sanam Chaahiye (woman)”Anuradha Paudwal06:1111″Jaane Jigar Jaaneman (II)”Kumar Sanu & Anuradha Paudwal03:5912″Dil Ka Aalam (II)”Nitin Mukesh04:40Sales