|Directed by||Dharmesh Darshan|
|Screenplay by||Robin Bhatt|
|Story by||Dharmesh Darshan|
|Produced by||Ali Morani|
|November 15, 1996|
Raja Hindustani (English: 'Indian King') is a 1996 Bollywood movie directed by Dharmesh Darshan. The movie has Aamir Khan and Karisma Kapoor playing the main roles. The music were done by Nadeem-Shravan. The movie won six Filmfare awards and also many other several awards that year.
Cast[change | change source]
- Aamir Khan as Raja Hindustani
- Karisma Kapoor as Aarti Sehgal
- Rajwinder Deol as Raju
- Suresh Oberoi as Mr. Sehgal (Aarti's father)
- Johnny Lever as Balvant Singh
- Navneet Nishan as Kamal Singh / Kammo
- Veeru Krishnan as Gulab Singh
- Kunal Khemu as Rajnikant (as Master Kunal Khemu)
- Pramod Moutho as Swaraj (Shalu's brother)
- Mohnish Behl as Jai (as Mohnish Behl)
- Tiku Talsania as Chacha (Raja's uncle)
- Farida Jalal as Chachi (Raja's aunt)
- Archana Puran Singh as Shalini Sehgal / Shalu (Aarti's stepmother)
- Kalpana Iyer as Guest appearance in the song "Pardesi Pardesi"
- Pratibha Sinha as Guest appearance in the song "Pardesi Pardesi"
Soundtrack[change | change source]
The music was composed by Nadeem-Shravan. Plannet Bollywood ranks the movie soundtracks at 56 in its all time top 100 Greatest Bollywood soundtracks. The music album was also the most sold album of 1996.
Tracklist[change | change source]
|1||"Perdesi Perdesi (I)"||Udit Narayan, Alka Yagnik, Sapna Awasthi||07:31|
|2||"Aaye Ho Meri Zindagi Mein (Male)"||Udit Narayan||06:02|
|3||"Aaye Ho Meri Zindagi Mein (Female)"||Alka Yagnik||06:02|
|4||"Kitna Pyaara Tujhe Rab Ne"||Udit Narayan, Alka Yagnik||06:20|
|5||"Perdesi Perdesi (II)"||Kumar Sanu, Alka Yagnik||08:19|
|6||"Poocho Zara Poocho"||Kumar Sanu, Alka Yagnik||06:12|
|7||"Tere Ishq Mein Nachenge"||Kumar Sanu, Alisha Chinai, Sapna Mukherjee||08:14|
|8||"Perdesi Perdesi (Sad)"||Suresh Wadkar, Bela Sulakhe||02:40|
Awards[change | change source]
1997 Filmfare Awards[change | change source]
- Filmfare Best Actor Award — Aamir Khan
- Filmfare Best Actress Award — Karisma Kapoor
- Filmfare Best Movie Award — Dharmesh Darshan
- Filmfare Best Music Director Award — Nadeem-Shravan
- Filmfare Best Male Playback Award — Udit Narayan for "Pardesi Pardesi"
Star Screen Awards[change | change source]
- Star Screen Award for Best Film
- Star Screen Award for Best Director - Dharmesh Darshan
- Star Screen Award for Best Actor - Aamir Khan
- Star Screen Award for Best Comedian - Johnny Lever
- Star Screen Award for Best Music Director- Nadeem Shravan
- Star Screen Award for Best Male Playback - Udit Narayan for "Aaye Ho Meri Zindagi Mein"
- Star Screen Award for Best Screenplay - Robin Bhatt
References[change | change source]
- "Raja Hindustani on the list of top 100 music albums". Retrieved 2012-09-23.
- "Music Hits 1990-1999". Boxoffice India. Web.archive.org. 2009-01-22. Archived from the original on 2009-01-22. Retrieved 2012-09-23.