New Delhi: Yash Raj Movies (YRF) Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge (DDLJ), is a movie that formed romance and popular culture in India and has turn into an iconic, cult traditional. Written and directed by debutant Aditya Chopra, DDLJ starring Shah Rukh Khan and Kajol, shattered all field workplace information and is likely one of the greatest all-time blockbusters within the historical past of Hindi cinema.
It additionally went on to turn into the longest-running Hindi movie of all time! Whereas on a historic 1,274-week run at Mumbai’s Maratha Mandir theatre, it was compelled to briefly shut in March because of COVID-19 outbreak in India. Now, with theatres reopening in Maharashtra, DDLJ is again once more to unfold love and heat this festive season.
“As cinemas have been permitted to re-open in Mumbai, Yash Raj Movies is thrilled to deliver the longest-running movie within the historical past of Indian Cinema, Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge, again to the silver display at Maratha Mandir, Mumbai. The movie has simply accomplished 25 years and audiences can financial institution on the movie to entertain themselves in these unsure instances by transporting them to the world of Raj & Simran,” reveals Rohan Malhotra, Vice President Distribution, Yash Raj Movies.
DDLJ, which was made at a funds of 4 crore, emerged as a blockbuster in 1995 because it collected 89 crore in India and 13.50 crore in abroad markets. Thus, whole collections stood at 102.50 crore worldwide in 1995! In at the moment’s inflation-adjusted worth, DDLJ’s assortment stands at a staggering 455 crore in India and 69 crore in abroad territories, taking the entire worldwide collections to an outstanding 524 crore!
The movie will even be re-released internationally to mark DDLJ’s Twenty fifth-year celebrations. YRF has deliberate the movie to open in Germany, UAE, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, USA, UK, Canada, Mauritius, South Africa, Australia, New Zealand, Fiji, Norway, Sweden, Spain, Switzerland, Estonia and Finland to start with.