When I watched ‘Maine Pyar Kiya’ some 25 years ago, I had no idea I was giving in to some twisted form of mind control which insisted on drilling gender stereotypes and such like into young, impressionable minds.
Looking back, I realize just how steeped in nonsense these “family type” movies were. Sooraj Barjatya and his ilk made sure everyone could discern the gharelu type girls from the short-haired, mini-clad ‘modern’ types.
‘Maine Pyar Kiya’ ruined my generation. Here’s how: