'Pardes' is a thought-provoking and socially relevant tale that delves into the fundamental differences between eastern Indian culture and belief system versus the Western ideology adopted by countries like the United States of America.
Kishorilal, a billionaire American NRI, deputes his nephew Arjun (Shah Rukh Khan) to choose an appropriate Indian bride for his American-Indian son Rajiv (Apoorva Agnihotri).
Ganga (Mahima Choudhary), the beautiful daughter of Krishorilal’s old friend is chosen as the bride-to-be. However, when Ganga visits her fiance, Rajiv in America, she realizes the cultural differences that divide them but refuses to change her Indian values.
Arjun, the catalyst, joins her struggle. He helps her return to India with purity of mind, but when the dark shadow of suspicion about the nature of their relationship arises, they are forced to stand up for themselves and listen to their hearts for once. How will this unique love story unfold?
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When Subhash Ghai decided on giving Mahima Chaudhry the lead role in this movie, he changed her name from Ritu to Mahima cause the letter 'M' was lucky for a Subhash Ghai debut, with iconic examples like Manisha Koirala and Madhuri Dixit to add weight to the superstition. Read More