Ek Ladki Ko Dekha Toh Aisa Laga (lit. How I felt once I noticed that woman) is a 2019 Indian Hindi-language romantic coming-of-age movie directed by Shelly Chopra Dhar. The movie is produced by Vidhu Vinod Chopra beneath the banner of Vinod Chopra Movies, and distributed by Fox Star Studios. It stars Anil Kapoor, Juhi Chawla, Sonam Kapoor and Rajkummar Rao, and options Akshay Oberoi, Regina Cassandra, Brijendra Kala and Madhumalti Kapoor in supporting roles. The movie follows Sweety Chaudhary, a closeted lesbian, and traces her makes an attempt to come back out to her non secular and conventional Punjabi household.
Principal images for Ek Ladki Ko Dekha To Aisa Laga started at Patiala in January 2018. It marked the Bollywood debut of Cassandra, and the primary collaboration between real-life father and daughter Anil and Sonam. It was the primary mainstream Indian movie to cope with a lesbian relationship. The movie‘s title was derived from the music of the identical identify from 1942: A Love Story (1994). The soundtrack was composed by Rochak Kohli with lyrics written by Gurpreet Saini. Ek Ladki Ko Dekha To Aisa Laga was launched worldwide on 1 February 2019, and acquired optimistic opinions from critics. In keeping with the newest report by BoxofficeIndia.com, the movie has managed to gather a complete of Rs 16.50 crore in its first week on the field workplace. Regardless of being a household movie, the film has confronted rejection as a result of topic on which the movie relies.
The plot of the movie revolves across the title character Sweety Chaudhary (performed by Sonam Kapoor) who’s in a gay relationship with a lady and goes on to reject a number of marriage proposals inside her Punjabi household whereas hiding her identification as she tries to come back out of the non secular, cultural and societal limitations.
Directed and co-written by Shelly Chopra Dhar, ‘Ek Ladki Ko Dekha Toh Aisa Laga’ is produced by Vidhu Vinod Chopra and likewise stars Akshay Oberoi and Regina Cassandra. The title of the movie is derived from the favored romantic variety of Anil Kapoor’s 1994 movie ‘1942: A Love Story’.