lead pair Shah Rukh Khan and Kajol relive moments from the film; the duo unveils a book titled Aditya Chopra Relives Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge by Nasreen Munni Kabir.
In many ways DDLJ
is a universal story along the lines of Romeo and Juliet but with a happy ending.
Shuffling that template this time is Karan Johar, self-confessed DDLJ
addict who incidentally was a starry-eyed assistant to Adi Chopra on that film (he also had a tiny cameo).
In no way are we ever going to compete with a film like DDLJ
The filmmaker, who had worked as Aditya Chopra's assistant director on DDLJ
besides doing a tiny cameo in the film, has always spoken of his sentimental attachment with the alltime blockbuster.
Today, we commence the 1,041st week of screening DDLJ
at Maratha Mandir," Manoj Desai, managing director of the cinema told tabloid
106 crore: Worth of earnings make DDLJ
the biggest hit of its time The SRK- Kajol romance helmed by Aditya Chopra opened to full houses.
As Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge (The Braveheart will Take Away the Bride), popularlarly referred to as DDLJ
, the romantic film starring Shah Rukh Khan and Kajol, celebrates its 20th anniversary on October 20, we asked tabloid
Ranbir spoofed SRK's DDLJ
image by taking a leak on mustard field singing Tujhe dekha toh yeh jna Sanam , and mocked barechested, cleanshaven machismo by showing off a hairy chest.
On October 20, DDLJ
, as it is popularly referred to, will mark 20 years since its release.
The director uses it to set up a few spoof tricks, lampooning everything from SRK's biggest films ( you won't miss the merry winks at DDLJ
, Kuch Kuch Hota Hai , Dil Se or Main Hoon Na ) to his own Golml films to the stock Rajinikanth image.
, the love story laced with lofty ideals, still has the power to win you over, even 20 years after its release.