One By Two is a Hindi romantic comedy. The film is directed by Devika Bhagat and stars the real life-couple, Abhay Deol and Preeti Desai. Besides these two, the film also features Lilette Dubey, Rati Agnihotri, and Jayant Kriplani.
The story focuses on the lives of two young people who live among Mumbai’s teeming millions. These are two completely opposite personalities who never met each other. Through accidents and coincidences, their paths cross and the unlikely pair develop a romantic relationship without seeing each other.
Amit Sharma has a job at an IT company and lives with his parents in Mumbai. He has a girlfriend, a job, and friendships that have lasted for years. But his life has become monotonous, and he lives the mechanical routine with a dull acceptance.
Samara Patel is a gifted young dancer with high ambitions. She is estranged from her father and lives with her alcoholic mother. She is in a relationship with a man who is afraid of long-term commitments. Samara is dynamic and has dreams that she intends to pursue.
Both Amit and Samara possess parents who have their own hopes for their children. Amit’s parents want their son to settle down in life. Samara’s mother wants her daughter to be successful and also settle down to a happy family life.
Amit and Samara are very different, yet they are frustrated and have unfulfilled yearnings. Somehow, fate conspires to bring the two together through strange situations. They then have to figure out if they really care for each other, and how their respective lifestyles fit together.
The 2-disc VCD pack of this Hindi film was released in 2014 by Shemaroo. One By Two songs have been composed by the trio, Shankar-Ehsaan Loy. This Devika Bhagat film is rated U/A (Parental Guidance), and has a runtime of 138 minutes.