Kaho Naa... Pyaar Hai

2000 film by Rakesh Roshan

Kaho Naa... Pyaar Hai (transl.Say It... You're In Love) is a 2000 Indian Hindi-language musical romantic thriller movie, directed and written by Rakesh Roshan. The music was composed by Rajesh Roshan. This film stars his son Hrithik Roshan and Ameesha Patel in both of their debuts.

Kaho Naa... Pyaar Hai
Directed byRakesh Roshan
Written byRakesh Roshan
Screenplay byRavi Kapoor
Honey Irani
Story byRakesh Roshan
Based onRatha Sapthami
Produced bySunil
StarringHrithik Roshan
Ameesha Patel
Anupam Kher
Dalip Tahil
CinematographyKhushboo Khator
Edited byKhushboo Khator
Music byRajesh Roshan
Distributed byEros International
HMV-The Gramophone Company of India
Release date
  • 14 January 2000 (2000-01-14)
Running time
180 minutes
Budgetest. ₹10 crore[1]
Box officeest. ₹80 crore[1]

Kaho Naa... Pyaar Hai released on January 14, 2000 and it received positive reviews and became a blockbuster at the box office. It was also the most successful Bollywood movie of the year 2000.[2] As a result, this movie made Hrithik become famous and an overnight superstar.[3] His victorious debut was dubbed as "Hrithik Mania" [4] and he has been known as the Millennial Superstar ever since this film got released.[5]



This film is about a man named Rohit with a singing talent from a lower-class family who works at a car dealership, led by Mr. Saxena. He meets a girl, who happens to be his daughter, named Sonia from a middle-class family and they befriend each other. They even fall in love on an island after being separated from a cruise ship, but Sonia's father, who rescues both of them from the island, is not satisfied with their love due to their class differences. Rohit also ends up losing his job due to this. However, Rohit convinces Sonia's father that he will become successful and marry his daughter. They set up However, just before Rohit meets his goal, he gets caught by the police officers for witnessing them killing the police commissioner and gets killed in a bike accident by drowning while trying to get away, causing Sonia to be depressed. She is later sent to New Zealand, where she meets a man named Raj, who is a twin of Rohit, and gets scared and constantly runs away whenever she sees him thinking that Rohit came back to life. She later comes to the realization that it is not the real Rohit. Raj, still in love with Sonia, pursues her to India and gets shot by a police officer that he doesn't know of and both Raj and Sonia realize that Rohit was murdered. Simultaneously, they are also trying to put Sonia's life in jeopardy. Will they be able to find out who killed Rohit?

  • Hrithik Roshan as Rohit (Sonia's love interest who dies in accident) / Raj Chopra (Sonia's love interest and wife)
  • Ameesha Patel as Sonia Saxena (Rohit's love interest) / Sonia Raj Chopra (married name)
  • Anupam Kher as Mr. Saxena / Sirjee (Sonia's father)
  • Dalip Tahil as Shakti Malik
  • Mohnish Behl as Inspector Dilip Kadam
  • Ashish Vidyarthi as Inspector Satish Shinde
  • Satish Shah as Anthony Rodriques Uncle
  • Farida Jalal as Lily Anthony Rodriques Aunty
  • Rajesh Tandon as Atul Malik
  • Asha Patel as Mrs. Chopra
  • Tannaz Irani as Neeta Saxena
  • Vrajesh Hirjee as Tony
  • Abhishek Sharma actor as Amit
  • Johnny Lever as Inspector Parab
  • Ram Mohan as Police Commissioner
  • Payal Malhotra as Shobhna



The film's music was composed by Rajesh Roshan with lyrics by Ibrahim Ashk, Saawan Kumar Tak and Vijay Akela. The film's soundtrack album became the second best-selling Bollywood soundtrack of the year,[6] selling about 10 million units.[7]

No. TitlePerformer(s) Length
1. "Kaho Naa Pyaar Hai"  Udit Narayan, Alka Yagnik 7:03
2. "Na Tum Jano Na Hum"  Lucky Ali 6:18
3. "Pyaar Ki Kashti Mein"  Udit Narayan, Alka Yagnik 5:54
4. "Janeman Janeman"  Asha Bhosle 5:11
5. "Chand Sitaare"  Kumar Sanu, Alka Yagnik 6:33
6. "Dil Ne Dil Ko Pukara[8]"  Babul Supriyo 7:56
7. "Kaho Naa Pyaar Hai (Sad Version)"  Udit Narayan 1:06
8. "Ek Pal Ka Jeena"  Lucky Ali 6:36
9. "Believe in Love (Theme Music)" (instrumental)  3:58


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