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Ae Dil Hai Mushkil
Seven years after he first made his presence felt as a lyricist, with ‘Emotional Atyachar’ (from 2009’s Dev.D), Amitabh Bhattacharya, who just turned 40, still calls himself an accidental lyricist.
This one is for the broken hearts, the poets and the mad people. Karan Johar makes the most un-Bollywood film of his career and knocks it out of the park.
Bollywood’s Rockstar has not had a hit in four years. With contemporaries sailing past him in box office earnings and popularity, the magic seems to be waning. Ae Dil Hai Mushkil feels like Kapoor’s desperate attempt to hold on to relevance and stardom.
“If People Have Deep, Dark Issues With Glamour, That’s Their Problem”: Karan Johar Has Some Confessions To Make
With Ae Dil Hai Mushkil releasing tomorrow, Karan Johar talks about his films, how he loves bubblegum and why he think Kuch Kuch Hota Hai is a bad film.