Directed: Yash Chopra
Released Date: 12 November 2004 (India)
Genres: Drama, Family, Musical
Film Stars: Shah Rukh Khan, Preity Zinta,
Movie Quality: 720p BluRay
File Size: 2200MB
Veer-(Hindi pronunciation: ) is a 2004 Indian romantic drama film directed and co-produced by Chopra with his son Chopra. It stars Shah Khan and as the eponymous star-crossed lovers; Veer is an Indian Air Force pilot and is a Pakistani woman hailing from a rich political family of Lahore. When Veer learns loves him, he quits his job to go to Pakistan, where he is imprisoned on false charges. Years later, a young Pakistani lawyer played by finds Veer in prison and upon listening to his story, tries to free him. Veer-has , , and play supporting roles, with a special appearance from and .
Chopra wanted to make his return to cinema after seven years; he was dissatisfied with the scripts he received. then narrated a few scenes of a story he had written, which interested Chopra and prompted him to direct it. Chopra intended the film to be a tribute to Punjab; it was to be titled Hum. Set in India and Pakistan, principal photography took place in Punjab and various locations in Mumbai; parts of the film were also shot in Pakistan. The soundtrack album, based on old compositions by with lyrics by , was the highest-selling album of the year in India.