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)
Fate voice over
Racketeering money in bucket (Deewar)
cool eye line match
Friendly discussion with enforcer (not Deewar)
Slashfic bangle buying
Song! (Bandhan? Happy, good, family Kali?)
Truth to sons
Visit to Hawali, scary Kali! Amrish Puri
Sweet convoy with Grandpa
Mom turns down inheritance
Hand-shadow cool thing
Guys with swords
Dragged behind horses
Beat them up
Arjun told to run
both killed (almost Last of the Mohicans)
Kali, head wound
Ate Ma, now eating bottle
loving parents, riding club
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?
Mamta beats up groom (dev anand)
Salman’s not into it
Slaps Dad, breaks bottle
Shahrukh rides horses, breaks bottles (Johnny Lever)
That has happened
Salman being sold
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
Paying off debts
Bangles-Shahrukh is all “I’m not good enough!”
Stable owner shot!
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Buried in the walls of this house?
Johnny Lever puts it together! (Johnny Lever?)
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
Word comes to evil guys (grey at temples)
Gah, Johnny Lever! Mehbooba?
Sholay Khamosh scene
fight in quarry, goons killed
Amrish freaked, Ma says “bring Kajol home!”
Apologize to Kajol
cool roof thing
Get Smart theme!
Trained stuntman! That’s why jacket!