Romantic drama “Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge” (DDLJ), a film that redefined romance in Indian cinema, is completing 1,000 weeks Dec 12. A slew of activities are being planned for the day, but for now a special trailer has been launched.
“The film released Oct 20, 1995, and ever since has been playing out in the iconic Maratha Mandir, making it the longest running film in the history of Indian cinema.”
The film won 10 Filmfare Awards, including the awards for the best film, best actor, best actress, best director, at the 1996 edition of the ceremony.
Release Date: 20 Oct 1995
Starring: Shah Rukh Khan, Kajol, Amrish Puri, Farida Jalal, Anupam Kher, Satish Shah, Parmeet Sethi, Mandira Bedi, Achla Sachdev, Himani Shivpuri, Pooja Ruparel.
Lyrics: Anand Bakshi
Music: Jatin – Lalit
Produced By: Yash Chopra
Story, Screenplay& Directed By: Aditya Chopra
When Raj (Shahrukh Khan) & Simran (Kajol) first met on an inter-rail holiday in Europe, it wasn’t exactly Love at first sight…but when Simran is taken back to India for an arranged marriage, Love makes its presence felt.
Encouraged by his father Dharamvir (Anupam Kher – Bend it like Beckham & ER), Raj decides to fly down from London to not just win his Bride but her whole family and the blessings of her father Baldev Singh (Amrish Puri – Indiana Jones & Temple of Doom). All this while the celebrations for her wedding are in full swing.
The longest running film in Indian Cinema released on 20th October 1995 and is still showing in Mumbai (India). It won every major award in the year of release & Shahrukh Khan shot to superstardom with this film and it defined the term “Bollywood”.
Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge – NEW TRAILER – Celebrating 1000 Weeks
Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge – Full Movie