2 States

2 States
  • Movie Director: Abhishek Verman
  • Cast and Crew: Arjun Kapoor, Alia Bhatt, Revathy, Amrita Singh
  • Music Composers: Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy
  • Lyricist: Amitabh Bhattacharya
  • Production House: Dharma Productions, Nadiadwala Grandson Entertainment
  • Fun Fact: The film is based on Chetan Bhagat’s novel of the same name and the story is said to be inspired by his own life.
  • Why it Made News: According to Box Office India, 2 States grossed US$5.85 million internationally, and was the second highest overseas grosser of 2014 in Bollywood at that point.

A north-meets-south love story between a rich Punjabi boy, Krish Malhotra and a Tamil Brahmin girl, Ananya Swaminathan. Krish and Ananya meet at a management college where they study together. They fall in love and decide to get married. After they get their placements and start off with their careers, they decide to introduce their families to each other. The very apparent north and south cultural, linguistic, traditional and temperamental differences Kick in between the families, which lead to the couple’s break up. However, true love wins and the couple sorts out their differences and eventually gets married.