The film starring Kartik Aaryan, Sara Ali Khan and Arushi Sharma showcases two love stories - one set in Udaipur in the early 90s and the other in modern-day Delhi. Here again, the train features prominently in the love story set in the 90s.
Trains have always played an important part in Imtiaz Ali’s films
Trains have always played an important part in the narrative of Imtiaz Ali’s films. Jab We Met had Shahid Kapoor (Aditya) meeting Kareena Kapoor Khan (Geet) in a train, which leads to their love story. The director's love for train journeys is evident in his upcoming film Love Aaj Kal, too.
The story of train journey by Imtiaz:
Imtiaz says, Train journeys, especially, have many memories for me, and so going back to them and creating something special in my films feels natural and good.” Ask him about the chances of being recognized or being compelled to make conversation with other passengers, and he says, “In a train, everyone is accessible, which is the best thing.