Dum Laga Ke Haisha

Dum Laga Ke Haisha

A marriage is arranged between a slim guy and an over-weight girl. Feb. 27, 2015 IN. 110 Min.
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Ayushmann Khurrana isPrem Prakash Tiwari
Prem Prakash Tiwari
Sanjay Mishra isChandrabhan Tiwari
Chandrabhan Tiwari
Bhumi Pednekar isSandhya Verma
Sandhya Verma
Seema Pahwa isSubhadra Rani
Subhadra Rani
Alka Amin isSashi Tiwari
Sashi Tiwari

Synopsis

Prem Prakash Tiwari (Ayushmann Khurrana) listening to Kumar Sanu is the film’s opening shot. Set in Haridwar, 1990s, the film captures the nascent feel of the town. Prem owns a cassette shop in the local market. His father is keen to get him hitched and the family goes to a local temple to meet Sandhya (Bhumi Pednekar). B.Ed, waiting for a teaching job, the most visible thing about her is her weight. Coming from a patriarchal cognitive set-up, she doesn’t fit the quintessential idea of beautiful. And still, the school drop out Prem must marry her because he is incapable of attaining a girl with ‘Juhi-Chawla-level-of-looks.’ In an elaborate community-wedding ceremony, Prem and Sandhya get married. Their wedding night is uncomfortable with neither treading towards establishing conjugal relations. Prem has in his own reasons and the girl is naturally shy. Next morning on a call, she announces it to a friend and the whole family finds out

 

Original title Dum Laga Ke Haisha
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