Parineeta(Movie, 2005)

2h 11min | Genres: Romance / Love, Drama
ParineetaRating: 3.2/5 (with 2020 votes)
Parineeta (transl. The Married Woman) is a 2005 Indian Hindi-language musical romance film adaptation of Sarat Chandra Chattopadhyay's 1914 Bengali novella of the same name. Directed by debutant Pradeep Sarkar, it was based upon a screenplay by the film's producer, Vidhu Vinod Chopra. The film stars Sanjay Dutt, Saif Ali Khan, and Vidya Balan (in her Bollywood debut) in lead roles, with Raima Sen, Sabyasachi Chakrabarty and Dia Mirza in supporting roles. The film has several notable allusions to Indian literature and cinema. Parineeta primarily revolves around the lead characters, Lalita and Shekhar. Since childhood, Shekhar and Lalita have been friends and slowly this friendship blossoms into love. A series of misunderstandings surface and they are separated due to the conniving schemes of Shekhar... ()
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Awards & Nominations for Parineeta

Filmfare Award for Best Female Debut Indira Gandhi Award for Best Debut Film of a Director Zee Cine Award for Best Female Debut Producers Guild Film Award for Best Costume Design Stardust Award for Superstar of Tomorrow – Female IIFA Award for Star Debut of the Year – Female IIFA Award for Best Costume Design Producers Guild Film Award for Best Female Debut Producers Guild Film Award for Best Debut Director IIFA Award for Best Screenplay Filmfare Award for Best Choreography Filmfare Award for Best Art Direction

About Parineeta

Since childhood, Lolita has been in love with her next-door neighbor, Shekhar, whose father, Navinchandra, is a wealthy but heartless businessman. When she discovers Navinchandra's plan to seize her uncle's home and turn it into a hotel, she decides to seek help from Girish, a steel tycoon. Shekhar, however, suspects romantic motives are behind Lolita's entreaty.

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Additional Information

Production country: India
Plays in: Kolkata
Based on: "Parineeta" (find it on Amazon)
Original language: Hindi (HI)
Spoken languages: Hindi (HI)
Translated into 9 languages: Czech (CS), German (DE), English (EN), Spanish (ES), French (FR), Georgian (KA), Korean (KO), Russian (RU), Turkish (TR)
Status: Released
Release date US: 06/10/2005
Alternative titles in other countries (from previews, ads etc.):
Budget: 6,250,000 USD

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