Dil To Pagal Hai

Dil To Pagal Hai ( Hindi, दिल तो पागल है, Dil To Pagal Hai, lit: The Heart Is Crazy ) is a Bollywood film, which came into the Indian cinema on 31 October 1997. Yash Chopra directed and produced the film along with Aditya Chopra. This is the story of the dancers from a musical dance group. Shahrukh Khan, Madhuri Dixit and Karisma Kapoor play the lead roles while Akshay Kumar has a guest appearance. In addition, you can see at the beginning of the film also Yash Chopra and his wife ( the last couple on the bench ). The film won seven Filmfare Awards.

The tagline of the movie is "Someone ... Somewhere ... is made ​​for you " ( Somewhere someone made ​​just for you ).


Rahul is a dancer and the director of a successful dance group. He and Nisha are best friends, but she is secretly in love with him. After a successful tour Rahul announces immediately to the next and calls them " Maya ", after the girl of his dreams.

Rahul does not believe in love or marriage, but he is still in love in "Maya", a girl he knows only from his imagination. One day, Nisha injured her foot and will not be able to train for the new show, so Rahul is looking for a replacement - and finds Pooja, a gentle young woman. Pooja feels very comfortable at marriage and love - and it is their principle to marry only their soul mate.

Since Pooja's parents died, she grows up with her ​​uncle, her aunt and her son Ajay. Ajay is in love with Pooja, but she brings him only accept friendship. Yet she gets engaged to him, because she believes that he could be her soul mate, maybe.

Pooja starts to train with the squad and as Nisha is discharged from the hospital, she realizes that Rahul is in love with Pooja, so she leaves the troop and goes to London.

Ajay has spent some time outside of India and is now returning to marry Pooja. As Rahul learns of the wedding, he is devastated. Pooja tries Ajay to tell that they 're in love with Rahul, and sends him a cassette with the recorded voice explanation, but she manages not submit them because Ajay 's mother firmly expects that the marriage of her son with Pooja and this does not dare her breaking heart. Nisha returns from London back to see the show, complaining that " Maya " has a bad end. Rahul, however, is very bitter about Pooja's marriage, refuses to amend that end. "Maya" is Pooja and Rahul's story, as she sees Rahul: He and Pooja met, fell in love and are still not come together.

The show is a great success and in the last scene awaken Rahul's feelings for Pooja and he asks her in front of the entire audience of the stage if she ever loved him. She denies this, but suddenly heard the cassette holder, the Pooja Ajay has sent. Pooja hears her own declaration of love for Rahul. Ajay broke off his engagement and convinces Pooja educate Rahul about her feelings. She does this in front of the entire audience and the relationship between the two is saved.


Filmfare Award 1998:

  • Best Picture
  • Best Actor ( Shahrukh Khan)
  • Best Actress ( Madhuri Dixit )
  • Best Supporting Actress ( Karisma Kapoor ),
  • Best Art Direction ( Sharmishta Roy )
  • Best dialogue ( Aditya Chopra )
  • Best Music ( Uttam Singh )

National Film Awards 1998:

  • Best Supporting Actress ( Karisma Kapoor )