Veer-Zaara: Love and Law in Bollywood

Picturing Justice: The On-Line Journal of Law and Popular Culture, 2005

4 Pages Posted: 28 Jan 2018  

Michael H. Hoffheimer

University of Mississippi - School of Law

Date Written: July 28, 2005

Abstract

This review of Yash Chopra's 2004 megahit explores the themes of love, legal conflict, the status of women, and the neglect of Bollywood dramas by Western scholars.

Keywords: law, love, Hindu Muslim relations, India, Pakistan, women's rights. film studies

Suggested Citation

Hoffheimer, Michael H., Veer-Zaara: Love and Law in Bollywood (July 28, 2005). Picturing Justice: The On-Line Journal of Law and Popular Culture, 2005. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3104948

Michael H. Hoffheimer (Contact Author)

University of Mississippi - School of Law ( email )

Lamar Law Center
P.O. Box 1848
University, MS 38677
United States

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