Ishaqzaade Movie

The meaning of Ishaqzaade is the Born to Hate. This movie is directed by Habib Faisal and it is produced by Aditya Chopra under the banner of Yash Raj Films. It is a romantic thriller type of film. The Ishaqzaade film is written by Aditya Chopra and Habib Faisal. The Ishaqzaade movie is edited by Aarti Bajaj. The themes and decoration are handled by Hemant Chaturvedi. The language used in this movie was Hindi. The main actors included in this film are Parineeti Chopra and Arjun Kapoor. The music of this film was composed by Amit Trivedi. The background music is composed by Ranjit Barot. The Ishaqzaade film was released on 11 May 2012. The screenplay of this movie is handled by Habib Faisal. This film had achieved so many positive reviews In the starting of this film Parineeti Chopra, Gauhar Khan and Arjun Kapoor interacted. The production company of this movie was Yash Raj Films. Running time of this movie is around of 132 minutes. The budget for this movie is 160 million. The collection at the box office of this film was 870 million.


In this movie, there are Chauhans and the Qureshis two political families. In this movie, the name of the Arjoon Kapoor is Parma is. His grandfather does not like   Parma because he is a useless son of his widowed daughter-in-law and due to this reason Parma try to prove himself worthy. In this movie, the name of the Parineeti Chopra is Zoya (Parineeti Chopra) and her cast is Muslim. Zoya is the extremely happy, hot-tempered and she is the only daughter in a traditional Muslim house which is full of brothers. She lives with her parents. Zoya likes to go in politics but just because she is women her family laughed at her.


At the time of local elections, Parma and Zoya were meet for the first time. At that time Parma is impressed by Zoya’s fearlessness. During so many series of incidents between them, They fall in love and close to each other. Parma converts it’s cast to Islam and changed his name to Pervez. After marriage, Parma and Zoya come in a physical relationship in an empty train. But Parma said that the wedding ceremony was fake and they are not married. Due to this behavior of Parma, Zoya becomes sad. Therefore Zoya attempts this celebration in order to shoot Parma, but her mother stops her. Her mother name is Parvati who explained to Zoya to calm down. Parvati tells Parma that he must understand the true value of their relationship and do right by Zoya. The family of Parma gets to know that Zoya is a presence in their home at that time the Grandfather of Parma shoots Parma’s mother. Parma realizes his mistake and protects Zoya from being murdered by his family.

Parma and Zoya go on the run from their families at that time Zoya is confused and She attacks him with a piece of broken glass which cuts the Parma ’s arm badly. Parma asks her for forgiveness but Zoya refuses it and shows that she still loves him so much. The mutual grief of both Zoya and Parma soon brings them together which gives their love a second chance

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Zoya and Parma decide to run away to Jaipur. Perma is thirsty so he goes outside to bring the bottle of the water at that time their pursuers spot him and kidnap Zoya. Both are quickly found by Parma’s former friends and went to the local college which is closed due to Eid. Zoya realizes that they are outnumbered therefore She asks Parma to shoot her so that their love can win and they can die in the victory of their love, rather than be riddled with bullets by their own families, and allow hatred to win. The two shoot each other in the abdomen willingly and die in each other’s arms, smiling. At the end of  Ishaqzaade movie.bodies of Parma and Zoya’s lying on the terrace which indicates that how so many these types of lovers are killed every year because of falling in love outside of their caste or religion.


Arjun Kapoor as Parma Chauhan/Pervez

Parineeti Chopra as Zoya Qureshi

Gauhar Khan as Chand Baby

Ratan Singh Rathore as Aftab Qureshi

Anil Rastogi as Surya Chauhan

Natasha Rastogi as Paarvati (Parma’s Mother)

Charu Rastogi as Zoya’s Mother

Pravin Chandra (PC) as Chauhan Goon

Aradhana Dhawan as Rakshan

Akash Bathija as Bikram

Abdullah Osman as Chandu

Shashank Khaitan as Dharma Chauhan

Ankit Kakkar as Karma Chauhan

Aftab Khan as Shadaab Qureshi

Jafarpal Dhillon as Sohraab Qureshi

Faisal Husain as Mehtab

Romil Saraswat as Javed

Meeta Bandhu as Archana Nahak

Jay Shanker Pandey ‘ Jay ‘ as Chauhan flunky

Themes and political issue

This movie faces the problem like cur issues in India regarding things such as premarital sex, marriage with other religion, cast or other community as well as the very real issue of honor killing. It also indicates and somewhat criticizes the hypocrisy of men who engage in premarital sex (they are celebrated and considered men in the eyes of the community), versus women who do the same (they are considered a disgrace and a source of shame).



The Arjun Kapoor had joined the cast of Ishaqzaade in late 2011 because in earlier he debuts in another Yash Raj production, Virus Diwan. Due to some reason, the film got delayed so Yash Raj Films designed Ishaqzaade. Sham Kaushal is the Action Director.


On 15 October 2011, The shooting of this movie had begun. The main part of this movie was shot in Lucknow, Hardoi, Uttar Pradesh and at other sites near Lucknow.


The Ishaqzaade movie received both positive as well as negative reviews from critics. One of the bys called  Taran Adarsh gave the movie 3.5 stars out of 5, saying that “On the whole movie, a volatile and intense story with ample doses of fanatical romance, should appeal to a pan-India audience “.Pooja Gupta of Filmfare gave the movie 3 stars out of 5 and told that “ this movie is an extremely Indian adaptation of Romeo And Juliet. ” Daily Bhaskar gave the movie 3 stars out of 5, and wrote that “The Parineeti and Arjun which act as the main role doing a Brilliant performance, This is surely one of the reasons to visit your nearest theatre. People from major cities nay saw it difficult to relate to the culture or political drama that involves frequent gun-firing”.

Box office


The opening of the Ishaqzaade movie is good and had collected ₹45.4 million (US$700,000) net in its first day,₹51.5 million (US$790,000) on its 2nd day and ₹62.2 million (US$950,000) on its third day. The Ishaqzaade movie had collected ₹159 million (US$2.4 million) net in its first weekend and ₹257 million (US$3.9 million) net in its first week. It broke the record of Jaane Tu Ya Jaane Na movie. This movie had collected ₹73.8 million (US$1.1 million) net in its second weekend. This movie had collected around  ₹43.4 million (US$660,000) net in its third weekend.


The Ishaqzaade was the movie released in the Middle East and smaller markets. At the end of its run, It had collected around  ₹25.0 million (US$380,000). This movie was not released in major markets like North America, Canada, United Kingdom, Nepal, Pakistan, New Zealand and Australia.


Amit Trivedi had composed the music of the Ishaqzaade film. He worked first time with Yash Raj Films. Kausar Munir had penned the lyrics of this movie and the background score was composed by Ranjit Barot.



Parineeti Chopra had achieved an award of the National Film Award

Filmfare Awards

The Singer Shalmali Kholgade had achieved Best Female Playback Singer award for the song Pareshaan in the Filmfare Award.

Star Screen Awards

The Singer Shalmali Kholgade had achieved Best Female Playback Singer award for the song Pareshaan in the Star Screen Award.

The Singer Javed Ali had achieved Best Male Playback Singer award for the song Ishaqzaade in the Star Screen Award.

Stardust Awards

Arjun Kapoor had achieved Stardust Award for Superstar Male.

Parineeti Chopra had achieved Stardust Award for Superstar Female.

Habib Faisal and Kausar Munir had achieved Stardust Award for Best Lyricist (“Ishaqzaade”).

Shalmali Kholgade (“Pareshaan”) had achieved Stardust Award for Best New Musical Sensation Singer Female for the song “Pareshaan”.

Star Guild Awards

Shalmali Kholgade had achieved Star Guild Award for Best Playback Singer Female for the song “Pareshaan”.

Zee Cine Awards

Arjun Kapoor had achieved Zee Cine Award for Best Male Debut.

Kausar Munir had achieved Zee Cine Award for Best Lyricist for the song “Pareshaan”.

Shalmali Kholgade had achieved Zee Cine Award for Sa Re Ga Ma Pa Fresh Singing Talent for the song “Pareshaan”.


5th Mirchi Music Awards

Album of The Year – Amit Trivedi, Kausar Munir.

Female Vocalist of The Year – Shalmali Kholgade (“Pareshaan”).

Upcoming Female Vocalist of The Year – Shalmali Kholgade (“Pareshaan”).

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