2 States (2014)

 ●  Hindi ● 2 hrs 29 mins

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A romantic comedy film directed by Abhishek Varman, starring Arjun Kapoor and Alia Bhatt in the lead roles.
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Based on 9 ratings
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Did you know? Anushka Sharma was Karan Johar's choice for Alia's role. However, due to scheduling issues, Anushka declined the offer. Read More
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3WR: Too long drawn
3MW: Alia looks good
L3W: Go bowling instead

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as Ananya Swaminathan
as Krish Malhotra
Supporting Actor
as Krish's mom
as Ananya's mom
as Vikram Malhotra
as Shiv Swaminathan

Direction

Director
Assistant Director

Production

Executive Producer
Production Controller

Distribution

Distributor

Writers

Story Writer
Screenplay Writer
Dialogue Writer

Camera and Electrical

Director of Photography

Sound

Sound Designer
Sound Re-recording Mixer

Art

Production Designer
Associate Art Director

Casting

Casting Director

Choreography

Choreographer

Costume and Wardrobe

Editorial

Editor

Marketing and Public Relations

Publicity Still Photographer
Film Type:
Feature
Language:
Hindi
Colour Info:
Color
Frame Rate:
24 fps
Aspect Ratio:
2.35:1
Stereoscopy:
No
Archival Source:
QubeVault
Goofs:
Miscellaneous
Buses in Chennai were green when the story is set and were changed to brown shortly before the film was shot. However, when Krish and Ananya's dad are in the car, there is a brown bus next to them.

Character Error
Ananya does not speak Tamil properly in spite of being a Tamilian.

Miscellaneous
The song Dilliwali girlfriend is being played when the lead characters are having tea during their first year , which is not possible as the movie Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani released in the year 2013 , and the story of this movie is showed taking place in mid 2000s.

Factual Mistake
Tamilians, much like the rest of Indians, do not eat on banana leaves at all times and use them only in weddings or special occasions.

Continuity
Ananya's sari is yellow with red border during the song "Iski Uski" , but after the song the colour changes to black.

Revealing Mistakes
At the beginning of the movie, Krish's calls his mother's mobile phone. His father answers the call and the smartphone's screen remains lit throughout while the display should actually switch off as the phone is brought to his face.
Trivia:
2 states was based on Chetan Bhagat's real life story.

The film grossed over a 100 crores.

Anushka Sharma was Karan Johar's choice for Alia's role. However, due to scheduling issues, Anushka declined the offer.

This is Arjun Kapoor's first romantic film unlike the action hero roles he played in Gunday and Ishaqzaade.

Priyanka Chopra was considered for Alia's Role; The film was initially supposed to star Shahrukh Khan in lead role. After Shahrukh Khan, Ranbir Kapoor was considered.