Life is not always like the movies. Love isn't always at first sight. Very often, a relationship develops slowly and it takes many years between "boy meets girl" and "boy gets girl". Hum Tum is a refreshing look at the eternal battle of the sexes as it follows the lives of Karan (Saif Ali Khan) and Rhea (Rani Mukerji). Karan is a cartoonist and his character "Hum" and "Tum" reflect his perspective on the strange love-hate relationship between men and women. Rhea is sensitive, well bred and self-confident. She can give as good as she gets and is not afraid of standing up to men. Initially, the two have very little in common. But, as life would have it, their paths keep crossing and, over the course of a decade, their relationship evolves, from hate to mutual respect, friendship and finally - In a cinematic universe that offers simplistic scenarios to the complex relationship between men and women. Hum Tum is a novel look at the trials and tribulations of "every man" and "every woman" ...
28 May 2004 (India)
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Also Known As:
Hum Tum - Ich & du, verrückt vor Liebe
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Opening Weekend USA: $275,882,
30 May 2004
Gross USA: $796,641
Cumulative Worldwide Gross: $1,878,702
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Aspect Ratio: 2.35 : 1
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Did You Know?
Shah Rukh Khan was considered for the lead role but was not approached. Vivek Oberoi was approached first,but he refused as he did not like the script. The role was then offered to big names like Hrithik Roshan, Aamir Khan and Salman Khan until Saif Ali Khan was finally chosen. See more
Flashback scenes set 10, 6, and 3 years in the past show the main characters using modern mobile phones that were unavailable at the time. See more
Well done yaar, you're looking like a girl.
The brief scene showing Karan and Rhea in bed after spending the night together was deleted from some theatrical prints in India. See more
References Before Sunrise
Hum Tum - Instrumental
Composed by Jatin Pandit
(as Jatin) - Lalit Pandit
Courtesy of Saregama HMV See more