Producer: Bhushan Kumar, Kishan Kumar
Director: Ram Gopal Varma
Starring: Fardeen Khan, Esha Deol, Isha Koppikar
This Ram Gopal Varma's movie is the story of a man, his
wife and his dead lover. The movie's tagline calls it "a
killer love story".
Aditya Soman (Fardeen Khan) is a philandering,
unfaithful husband, who, nevertheless, loves his wife
and kid. Office affairs are just another perk he enjoys,
with no strings attached. But when he gets in physical
relationship with his secretary Gita Menon (Esha Deol),
he has no clue what a deadly mess he'll find himself in.
Aditya and his wife Ashwini
When the married Aditya
embarks on a passionate affair with his colleague Geeta
, it is just one of the many affairs for him. But for
her, it is much more than that. She truly believes that
Aditya will divorce his wife Ashwini and marry her.
Aditya, too, hangs around her as long as it suits him.
But suddenly things take a deadly turn. Gita gets
pregnant, but Aditya refuses to ditch his wife. In a
scuffle that ensues, Gita dies accidentally. But she
returns as a ghost to haunt Aditya.
Producers : Bhushan Kumar,
Director : Ram Gopal Varma
Cast : Fardeen Khan, Esha Deol, Isha Koppikar, Zakir
Hussain, Mukesh Bhatt, Shishir Sharma
Special Appearance : Nisha Kothari
Music Directors : Himesh Reshammiya, Pritam, Prasana
Lyricist : Sameer
Cinematographer : Amit Roy
Story Writers : Kusum Punjabi, Prawal Raman
Dialogue Writers : Kusum Punjabi
Screenplay Writers : Kusum Punjabi
Editors : Amit Parmar, Nipun Gupta
Art Director : Aparna Sood
Action Director : Parvez Khan
Costume Designers : Shahid Amir, Komal Shahani, Falguni
Thakore, Raghuveer Shetty
Sound Designer : Kunal Mehta
Background Sound : Prasanna Shekhar
Line Producer : Prabhuraj
Choreographer : Remo
Playback Singers : Himesh Reshammiya, Tulsi Kumar, Shaan,
Sunidhi Chauhan, Adnan Sami, Ranjitha Priyadarshini, Kay
She comes back as a Ghost..
Gita's wild wanton ways camouflage her insecurity. She
knowing well that he is married, has an affair with Aditya.
And she believes he loves her enough to marry her. But the
truth kills her. And then she comes back to collect what's
Ashvini (Isha Koppikar) is Aditya's pretty, homely
middle-class wife. Her world revolves around her husband
and son. When her husband starts acting strange, she
blames it on stress and tension rather than a vengeful
Geeta, played by Esha Deol
Haunted by guilt and Geeta's
ghost, Aditya turns into a nervous wreck. She walks all
over Fardeen's life, and she is impressively scary with a
piercing and considerably disarming gaze
'Darling' is the story of an adulterous husband who is
haunted by the ghost of his dead mistress. It is a pretty
watchable film and it surely does have its scary moments,
The film has good music by Himesh Reshammiya and others.