Karan-Arjun in Bullet Points

So many more notes here than I made for Bajirao!  It really is a much deeper film.  Or at least faster paced.  I’ll be putting up the full and detailed summary over the next few days, but in the meantime, here is a little preview of all that happens in this wonderful wonderful movie.

(also, how proud am I of the pun in my header image?  SO PROUD)

(bullet point version of synopsis, for full film, available here.  Part 2 here.  Part 3 here. Part 4 here.  Final part here.)

Fate  voice over

Explosions! (Trishul)

Racketeering money in bucket (Deewar)

cool eye line match

Friendly discussion with enforcer (not Deewar)

Slashfic bangle buying

Race home

Touch feet

Secret widow?

Song! (Bandhan? Happy, good, family Kali?)

Nighttime Visitor

Truth to sons

Visit to Hawali, scary Kali! Amrish Puri

Sweet convoy with Grandpa

Mom turns down inheritance

Amrish Puri!

Hand-shadow cool thing


Guys with swords


Dragged behind horses

Ma hit!

Beat them up

Arjun told to run

Comes back

both killed (almost Last of the Mohicans)

Kali, head wound


Babies together!

Ate Ma, now eating bottle

loving parents, riding club

Bought food

Knocks down thief

Beats up boy (girl watches) flashbacks

Father learns it was all for him!

Fever, loving parents, flashbacks

Ma is living in temple now?  Hears cry?  Priest sucks. Evil cousin

Still same goons?

Salman!  Fight!

Given money

Mamta beats up groom (dev anand)

Salman’s not into it

Slaps Dad, breaks bottle

Shahrukh rides horses, breaks bottles (Johnny Lever)

Kajol! (earrings)

That has happened


Fight (horse)

Parents expired

Salman being sold

Amrish Puri

Shahrukh Dream

Arjun Dad/throw fight

Hired by Saxena

Dead Dad, fire

House, phone, Kajol

Return money minus $2,000

Sees the fire within him, airport

Confronts Amrish Puri’s son “Keep right hand in pocket, or you will be eating with your left”

Jaati Hoon Main!

Kajol blows off evil fiance

Gun show!

Car window!

Paying off debts


Bangle flashback!

Bangles-Shahrukh is all “I’m not good enough!”


Dil-like scene

Stable fight!

Stable owner shot!




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Buried in the walls of this house?

Johnny Lever puts it together! (Johnny Lever?)

Prison! (Zanjeer?)

Must rescue Kajol!

Car ride fighting in backseat

Shahrukh arrives, flashes like crazy

Useless priest says “hey!  you again!”

MA!  No Karan?


Bad pants!  BAD

Jail break!

Sexy train

Meeting! Bandhan!

Word comes to evil guys (grey at temples)

Quarry confrontation

Goons confrontation!

Song! (Kajol?)


Funny scene?

Kajol!  Window!

Threaten Ma

Gah, Johnny Lever!  Mehbooba?

guns taken!

Sholay Khamosh scene

fight in quarry, goons killed

Amrish freaked, Ma says “bring Kajol home!”

Kali again

In Hawali!

Apologize to Kajol

Leopard print?


cool roof thing




Get Smart theme!

Trained stuntman!  That’s why jacket!


Bald spot

Sholay arms

Ooo, Shadow!







7 thoughts on “Karan-Arjun in Bullet Points

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  4. So glad you are doing Karan Arjun! It’s one of the movies most likely to make me clap my hands in delight and astonishment — so good. I can’t wait to read why I like it so much 🙂


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