Luka Chuppi Story
Director: Laxman Utekar
Cast: Kartik Aaryan as Vinod Kumar Shukla aka Guddu, Kriti Sanon as Rashmi Trivedi, Aparshakti Khurana as Abbas Sheikh (Guddu and Rashmi's friend), Pankaj Tripathi as Babulal (Guddu's brother's brother-in-law), and Vinay Pathak as Vishnu Trivedi (Rashmi's father).
Luka Chuppi tells the story of Vinod Kumar Shukla aka Guddu and his love story with Rashmi Trivedi and the confusion that follows their trials at a live-in relationship. Vinod Kumar Shukla is a reporter for a television channel in Mathura. A new addition, Rashmi Trivedi, the daughter of a local politician who uses his influence to get her a job, joins his team which includes Abbas.
While working together, both Guddu and Rashmi fall in love with each other. But they are poles apart when it comes to taking their relationship further. Guddu, one day, proposes to Rashmi. But she replies to him that she is not interested in marriage but would consider a live-in relationship to his horror. Guddu comes from a traditional family and it would break hell loose if he goes into a live-in relationship. Also, it is important to note that Rashmi's father, Vishnu Trivedi is a person who staunchly opposes live-in relationships.
Things remain at a standstill for some time. Abbas suggests to them that it would be better if they try live-in relationship when the three go to Gwalior on their work. There they take a house for rent from a snooping woman and convince the neighbors that they are married for about a year. When Guddu's brother-in-law notices them accidentally, all of Guddu's family invade the newly 'married' couple. Now they have to maintain a live-in relationship Saparivaar. What happens next is a hilarious ride.
Luka Chuppi received generally positive reviews and the critics praised the performances of the lead actors. The humor is appreciated and Laxman Utekar's direction is said to be effective. The movie went on to become a super hit with a gross of about 125 crore rupees.
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