Friday WatchAlong: Ajnabee! For Kareena! And 2000s Stupidity!

I am excited! I haven’t watched a good old classic early 2000s movie in ages, and even longer since I watched one I hadn’t seen before. I am ready to be entertained and surprised!

Ajnabee! It’s available for rent on Prime, and on einthusan. At 3pm Chicago time I will put up an “and PLAY” comment and we can all watch along from there. Enjoy the neon! The cargo pants! Bobby curls!

393 thoughts on “Friday WatchAlong: Ajnabee! For Kareena! And 2000s Stupidity!

  1. At least on Einthusan, every instance of “Rum” in the subs is capitalized, as though it is a person we are proposing to serve Bobby instead of a drink : /

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    • I don’t know how to define it exactly, but his English dialogue is also a little stagey in a way you don’t hear any more in Hindi movies. Kind of the same accent Saif used to have in the ’90s, e.g., but has kind of rounded off these days.

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  2. Now, in a later Kareena thriller, we would alter discover all the desi neighbors are part of a spy sleeper cell. Which would be almost less irritating than this.

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    • Whoops, Anu Malik said Pritam ripped it off for Character Dheela. And he TOTALLY DID! I’m almost tone deaf and I felt like I had heard it before:

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