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Pehla Nasha (First Intoxication [as in love]) is a 1993 Indian thriller film and the debutfilm of director Ashutosh Gowariker and Assistant Director Hadi Ali Abrar. The movie is a remake of Brian de Palma's 1984 thriller Body Double. Deepak Tijori plays the lead role alongside Pooja Bhatt, Raveena Tandon and Paresh Rawal. The film also has cameo appearances by Aamir Khan, Sudesh Berry, Rahul Roy, Shahrukh Khan, Juhi Chawla and Saif Ali Khan as themselves.

Pehla Nasha
Pehla Nasha FilmPoster.jpeg
Release poster
Directed byAshutosh Gowariker
Produced byM A Rahim
Veeral Shah
Written bySanjay Chhel
StarringDeepak Tijori
Pooja Bhatt
Raveena Tandon
Paresh Rawal
Music byUttankk V.Vorra
Neeraj Vora
Release date
  • 13 August 1993 (1993-08-13)

It is the only film to feature Aamir Khan and Shahrukh Khan in a scene together along with Saif Ali Khan, Rahul Roy and Sudesh Berry.[1] Upon release, the film received poor reviews and failed at the box office.[2]



A down and out actor, Deepak Bakshi (Deepak Tijori), who has claustrophobia, goes to live as a caretaker at his friend's (Jayant Kripalani) apartment while he is away. His friend shows him a telescope which is used for spying on a neighborhood building which houses a beautiful woman. Deepak takes to spying on a regular basis. One day while spying on the woman, Deepak sees her getting attacked. He decides to get involved and lands himself into trouble with the police as he is now a suspect for murder. Later he is able to solve the mystery by overcoming his phobia and catching the main killer.



  • "Aaj Raat Bas Mein (Part 1)" by Asha Bhosle
  • "Aaj Raat Bas Mein (Part 2)" by Asha Bhosle
  • "Mr. Zero Ban Gaya Hero" by Vinod Rathod
  • "Nadiya Kinare" by Asha Bhosle, Vinod Rathod
  • "Pyar Ki Raat" by Asha Bhosle, Vinod Rathod
  • "Tu Hai Haseena" by Asha Bhosle, Vinod Rathod
  • "Tum Kiss Liye Ho Bekarar" by Sadhana Sargam


  1. ^ Gupta, Rachit (8 July 2016). "7 films where Khans worked together". Filmfare. Retrieved 21 May 2018.
  2. ^ Bhatkal, Satyajit (2002). The Spirit of Lagaan. Popular Prakashan. p. 15. ISBN 978-81-7991-003-0. OCLC 50712244.

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