Assignment 25509


Om Shanti Om – physical copy at library
A Peck on the Cheek (Original title: Kannathil Muthamittal) – Streaming through the library

Kuch Kuch Hota Hai – Netflix
Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham – Netflix
Kal Ho Naa Ho – Netflix

1. Briefly describe the plot. How does the story function? How are techniques like flashbacks and side plots used to enhance the story (please cite specific examples)? In what precise ways is the viewer left to suspend their disbelief in the coherence of the film?
2. How does music function in the film? How many musical numbers are there? In which instances do the characters hear the music and in which do the musical numbers occur outside of the story? Does the music advance the plot?