- 2 hr 22 min
Dostana (Friendship) is a romantic comedy that was directed by Tarun Mansukhani. Starring Abhishek Bachchan, the film also features Priyanka Chopra and John Abraham and was filmed in Miami, Florida. The story follows nurse Sameer Kapoor (Abishek Bachchan) and photographer Kunal Chopra (played by John Abraham) after they meet while apartment hunting. They both want the same place. However, the owner refuses to rent to single persons. Sameer attempts to convince Kunal to pretend to be a couple so that can live in the apartment. Kunal refuses but then changes his mind since he wants the apartment so desperately. They move in and become good friends with their neighbors. Neighbor Neha's boss decides to resign his position as editor of Verve magazine. Neha invites her over to impress her so that she can get the job stating her friends are gay and the dinner turns into a fiasco. With Kunal gone, Sameer and Neha go on a romantic date. He attempts to explain to Neha about his scheme to get the apartment and confess his love for her. Kunal overhears and decides to stop him. Kunal offers that Sameer should meet him and Neha at a dance club. Kunal instead takes Neha to a dinner and romantic movie. Sameer is furious at Kunal the next day. Abhimanyu and Neha begin dating. Kunal and Sameer conspire to sabotage their new relationship. However, Neha and Abhimanyu fall deeply in love. Then Kunal and Sameer turn their attention toward scaring Veer, Abhi's son about Neha as his future stepmother. Neha finds out that Abhi intends to propose during the basketball game. Sameer and Kunal are in shock, revealing they’re not gay and in love with her. Veer changes Abhi’s mind about marrying Neha and they decide not to marry. A devastated Neha resigns from Verve. Several months pass and Sameer and Kunal find themselves in court to get resident permits. They miss Neha and locate her at a local fashion show. They try to apologize, but she will not see them. When Abhi turns up, Kunal asks when the wedding is set for. Neha reveals that they broke up. Sameer and Kunal admit what they did to manipulate Veer, which infuriates Neha and Abhi. Kunal and Sameer profess their sorrow on stage, begging for Neha to forgive them. Ultimatly, the friends all make up.