Movie Review: Kaashh... Mere Hote

By Taran Adarsh, Bollywood Hungama News Network

Almost a decade-and-a-half-ago, Yash Chopra's DARR catapulted Shah Rukh Khan to super-stardom. Over the years, various versions of DARR have been churned out by dream merchants in Bollywood. KAASHH… MERE HOTE! is yet another twisted version of DARR. The difference is, in DARR, it was a man playing an obsessed lover. In KAASHH… MERE HOTE!, it's a woman.

Sadly, KAASHH... MERE HOTE! relies on the age-old tricks that made masala films so popular with viewers in 1970s and 1980s. The movie throws logic out of the window [the obsessed girl is blessed with super-natural powers], unwanted songs keep popping up every 10 minutes [at times, every 5 minutes], there's a comedy track running parallel, with no connection w