clear clear
clear clear clear clear clear
   Scoops & News

Lara's CHALO DILLI inspired by Hollywood 'road romcoms'?

April 16, 2011 03:20:39 PM IST
Glamsham Editorial
Send to Friend

Lara Dutta is ready with her first home production CHALO DILLI. And by the look of the things, it seems like the film is inspired by many a Hollywood romcoms that are set in a road movie genre. The promo so far reveals that the film is a comedy where Lara finds an unlikely company in Vinay Pathak, a stranger, who drives her down to Delhi. However it turns out to be an eventful ride with surprises at every juncture.

'There are so many references that one can think of when one watches the promos of CHALO DILLI which are currently on air,' says a film enthusiast, 'The film that I was reminded of was a lesser known affair called LEAP YEAR (2010) which was about a woman (Amy Adams) who took help of a stranger (Matthew Goode) to drive her down to Dublin so that she could propose to her boyfriend on the Leap Day.'

download CHALO DILLI wallpaper
download CHALO DILLI wallpaper

Well, in that case LEAP YEAR by itself was not the most original story ever as it too found references in 1934 released Hollywood classic IT HAPPENED ONE NIGHT which was about a spoiled heiress (Claudette Colbert) who, while running away from her family, was helped by a man (Clark Gable) who was actually a reporter looking for a story.

'And to think of it, later Mahesh Bhatt made an official remake of the same film with Aamir Khan and Pooja Bhatt in DIL HAI KI MAANTA NAHIN (1991). There too Pooja had run away from home to meet her boyfriend Deepak Tijori,' says an industry insider, 'Now looks like two decades later, it is all being revisited with Lara Dutta and Vinay Pathak turning out to taking a similar road trip together.'

Well, we would wait to know more about that as well when we join the duo in this road trip to Delhi starting 29th April.


More related news

- Birthday Special: 9 hot Lara Dutta photos that will make you want to be as sexy as her! - News
- Why Lara Dutta has high regards for Akshay Kumar? - News
- Lara Dutta-Vinay Pathak's CHALO CHINA to begin this year - News
- Lara Dutta Happy Birthday! - News
- Lara Dutta shares her daughter Saira Bhupathi's first photo - News
- After Oscars, DAM999 gets nominated in Golden Rooster Awards - News
- Lara Dutta: I'll get back to work by August - News
- Wish Lara Dutta a very happy birthday! - News
- Bollywood showers best wishes for Lara-Mahesh's baby girl - News
- It's a baby girl for Lara Dutta! - News
- Lara Dutta keeps her baby shower simple! - News
- Lara Dutta and Mahesh Bhupathi excited about baby - News
- CHALO DILLI and SHOR IN THE CITY fight it out! - News
- Lara's one-take gag! - News
- Bollywood box-office report of the week - News


 News Archives


Movie Reviews
  Hot Gallery
On the sets of Dil Dhadakne Do
On the sets of Dil Dhadakne Do
Cross legged hot Bollywood babes
Cross legged hot Bollywood babes
Bollywood Babes Go Dark On Their Lips!
Bollywood Babes Go Dark On Their Lips!
Bollywood Actresses Pose With Stylish Hats
Bollywood Actresses Pose With Stylish Hats


Zareen Khan Amy Jackson Pernia Qureshi Sana Khan Sunny Leone Tia Bajpai Imran Khan Adah Sharma Sonal Chauhan Sofia Hayat Kriti Sanon Hazel Keech Arjun Kapoor Veena Malik Chitrangada Singh Complete List

A Fifth Quarter Infomedia Pvt. Ltd. site.