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  • 2014
  • 6.1  (6,105)

Daawat-e-Ishq is a 2014 Indian romantic comedy-drama film directed by Habib Faisal and produced by Aditya Chopra under the banner of Yash Raj Films. The film stars Aditya Roy Kapoor and Parineeti Chopra in the lead roles and features Anupam Kher in a supporting role. The movie tells the story of Gulrez "Gullu" Qadir (Parineeti Chopra), who lives in Hyderabad and dreams of going to America. However, her father (Anupam Kher) refuses to give her permission to go to America, and instead, he decides to marry her off to a wealthy man. Gullu is distressed by this turn of events and decides to take matters into her own hands. She hatches a plan to extort money from the men who express interest in marrying her, by accusing them of dowry harassment.

On one such occasion, Gullu meets Tariq "Taru" Haidar (Aditya Roy Kapoor), a Lucknow-based chef who runs a popular restaurant. Gullu sees an opportunity in Taru and decides to use him to get the money she needs. She pretends to be interested in marrying Taru, but her plan hits a roadblock when she develops feelings for him.

Taru is initially unaware of Gullu's true intentions and falls in love with her. However, when he finds out the truth, he is heartbroken and feels betrayed. Gullu tries to explain her actions, but Taru refuses to listen to her.

As the story progresses, Taru and Gullu's relationship becomes strained, and Gullu realizes that her plan to extort money from men was wrong. She decides to come clean and confess her crimes to Taru. Taru forgives her, and they decide to start over.

The rest of the movie follows Taru and Gullu's attempts to get their families to accept their relationship, and their journey towards a happily-ever-after.

Daawat-e-Ishq is a delightful romantic comedy-drama that showcases the talent of the lead actors. Parineeti Chopra shines as Gullu, a feisty young woman who is determined to break free from societal norms. Aditya Roy Kapoor is charming as Taru, a kind-hearted chef who falls in love with Gullu. Their chemistry is palpable, and their performances will leave you rooting for them throughout the movie.

The film's music, composed by the trio of Sajid-Wajid and lyrics by Kausar Munir, is upbeat and catchy. The cinematography by Himman Dhamija is excellent, and the backdrop of Hyderabad and Lucknow adds to the film's charm.

Overall, Daawat-e-Ishq is a feel-good movie that will leave you with a smile on your face. It is a perfect family entertainer that has something for everyone. The film's message of breaking down societal barriers and following your heart is one that will resonate with audiences of all ages.

Daawat-e-Ishq is a 2014 drama. It has received moderate reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 6.1.

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