Shubh Mangal Savdhan
A romantic comedy taking a practical take on marriages in India.
Mudit and Sugandha are just about to commit themselves to the most important ceremony of their lives – their wedding. In love, it takes two to tango but in a North Indian wedding, entire families get involved adding to the newlyweds’ emotional upheavals.
When Sugandha finally says yes to Mudit’s marriage proposal, this middle-class couple inadvertently signs up for a ride of their lives.
They enter into an awkward period, between engagement and marriage, where a man and a woman get into a negotiation of sorts, to set the terms of this lifelong union. It’s a tale of practical side of romance for both where on one hand Sugandha longs for a fairy tale romance and on the other hand, Mudit has various man-issues he is supposed to have answers for. The meddling of their respective family members, not just tests the patience of Mudit and Sugandha’s new love but also the ego of their parents.
So, who will win in this constant tug of war? Faced with opposition, will their love blossom?
Will Sugandha accept Mudit with all his faults and vulnerabilities? Will the boy in Mudit lose his way or will the man in him stand up for his love?