Question of a Song.   
Jul,13,2008
 

Thank you folks for the response to Imran and Genelia. They are absolutely thrilled.

Have a very unusual question for you.

You see we had two more songs in the film, one is the female version of Jaane Tu Mera Kya Hai, Jaane Tu Mera Kya ThaÖ sung by Runa , and the other is the male version of the same song sung by Sukhvinder. Both songs had been shot. In the test screenings we decided to cut out the male version because we felt it stopped the flow of the story. However opinion on the female version was divided. Through all the test screenings and the final edit we were not sure whether to cut that song out or retain it in the film. Sometimes we would remove it, then we would put it back in. A.R., if I remember correctly, wanted it to stay in. We finally decided to complete the final copy (first print) with the song in it. We figured we would see the final film and then take a final call whether to keep it or cut it out.

The music had released by then so the music CDs and cassettes have the songs in it. The music company was strongly in favor of keeping the female version song in the film. As per their feedback the song had become quite popular. Around the 2nd week of June with less than a month left for the release our final copy was finally ready. We saw the film and had a long discussion again about the song. About 40 to 50 people were at that screening, again the opinion was divided. However Abbas, Mansoor and I were of the opinion that we should go without it. We felt it didnít fit in with the rest of the movie. So we cut the song out and what we have released is what we think the movie should be.

Am always curious about such decisions. The movie has been loved so I am assuming we took the right decision. But a number of people have also come up to me and said that they had liked the song in the audio and missed it in the film.

Want your opinion.

Should it have been in the film? Do you think we should add the song into the film now? The song is ready and its easy enough for me to do...

 
Posted by Aamir Khan at 10:08 PM 2065 Comments  Post Comment
 
 
2065 Comments
 
2025.Fawad4amir
Posted on Aug,15,2008 at 02:00 AM
put this song in the movie....really sweat song... it will be good for movie......at what stage this song will come in the movie?

 
2024.jainkiranr
Posted on Aug,14,2008 at 05:28 PM
well I feel the muv was good but it did lack emotions in the last quarter.......wen i 1st heard the song(male version) the only thing in my mind was how the song would be placed in the film........but i had to come out of the theatre unhappy

 
2023.samira26
Posted on Aug,14,2008 at 06:49 AM
hi aamir...i love both the songs of jaane tu ya jaane na..i really missed it in the movie...i was really wondering how the video was gona b....so if u dont mind can u post the real video of jaane tu meri kya hai (male)...i can c the female version in the movie as u decided to add it in :D...plz and thank u :D

 
2022.chavi_sriv
Posted on Aug,12,2008 at 07:13 PM
hello!!!!!
amir
I really like the male version of jaane tu .......
In my opinion male version did not affect on the fillm and the feelings of Imraan(jai)should also come beautifully to the people .
but finally it's really a very nice movie.


with love
chhavi

 
2021.rakesh_roy
Posted on Aug,12,2008 at 01:38 PM
yes, I want you should atleast add the female version of Jaane Tu Mera Kya Hai

 
2020.kayvan_505
Posted on Aug,12,2008 at 03:16 AM
hey aamir, i m your OLD fan but NEW here...

I have one small REQUEST for u, plz dont do dangerous stunts on
yr own like u r doing for GAJINI... n also in GULAM... i know it
gave u excellent result in d end but still take care of yr self s
v have many SUPERSTARS in BOLLYWOOD but v have only few ACTORS
here... I hope u got my point...

I M WAITING 4 YR REPLY, I KNOW U R TOO BUSY, BUT I WIL HAVE HUGE
SMILE ON MY FACE IF I WIL GET RESPONSE FROM U... TAKE CARE.

 
2019.mathewsjoji
Posted on Aug,11,2008 at 08:17 PM
boss relax .... we saw the movie ... liked it ... now its over .... its just a movie ... move on man ...

 
2018.rish_rish2
Posted on Aug,11,2008 at 02:26 PM
hi aamir
i wana give u suggestion that u have aad the male version song in JTYJN.............................

and u have to think about to make sequel of JTYJN ........................................

it would be a great movie.

 
2017.kr_ankush
Posted on Aug,09,2008 at 10:51 PM
hi
i will tell u one thing.....
i saw ur movie JTYJN when i was on a trip to himachal pradesh with my friend........i was so eager to watch ur movie...my frnd brought the dvd when he was coming..then in the mid night we started the movie in the car and plz dnt mind sir it was making us bore nt bcoz the story bcoz we were so tired that time but still it was attracting us some time as its really a nice movie then we just switched off the player and had a sleep then in the morning we restarted and reaally then we realized that what mistake we did last night by being bored of ur movie..............
really each and every scene i mean we were not even looking out of car to have the beautiful look of himachal...........u know we saw it two times continously............
its really nice

and now
u were saying that u wanna add that song to it..........
so plz sir dnt do that
u have done grt and now plz dnt change wt u did...........

 
2016.shadab567
Posted on Aug,09,2008 at 10:34 PM
Hi Aamir,

Jane tu mera kya hain..(Female ver ) is an amazing, romantic track.

I love its music. i desperately wait for the song on FM radio channels. its too melodious.

Please add it into the movie.

 
 
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