It was cinematic brilliance recreated with the ever-green duo Dev Anand and Sadhana at Cinemax Versova yesterday. The leading multiplex in India hosted a mega premiere of block-buster Hum Dono Rangeen and the grand premiere was graced by some of the biggest Bollywood cinestars of today and yesteryears.
Yes, it was celebrity galore at Dev Sahab's film premiere. Big names in the film industry like Dharmendra, Aamir Khan, Bappi Lahiri,Govinda, Imtiaz Ali, Jackie Shroff, Ranbir Kapoor, Javed Akhtar, Prem Chopra, Salman Khan, Sanjay Khan, Sunny Deol and others grace dthe event.
Commenting on this occasion, Sunil Punjabi, CEO of Cinemax, stated, “Hum Dono was a box-office hit and Cinemax is proud to bring back glory of a golden era to its patrons. For the mega premier, all six screens were pre-booked, which is a clear indication of the popularity of the movie as well as Cinemax being a preferred destination for movie loving audiences."
Hum Dono Rangeen tells the story of Mahesh Anand and Major Verma, who have two things in common. Both are in the army and both look-alike. When Major Verma is missing in action (MIA) in Burma Campaign during World War II, believed dead (KIA) during the battle, Mahesh is asked to convey this news to his family.
Upon arrival, he is mistaken for Major Verma. He meets with Verma's mom, Mrs. Verma, as well as his ailing wife, Ruma. Unable to break the news of Verma's death and shatter their fragile world, Mahesh gets mistaken as Verma and is welcomed home. This creates complications in Mahesh's life as his sweetheart, Meeta, thinks that Mahesh no longer loves her. Then Ruma finds out that her husband is in love with another woman. Mahesh finds himself in a deep quandary, for he is unable to confide to anyone, and the only one who can assist him find his way back to his own life and family is Major Verma.