Shah Rukh Khan and Kajol-starrer Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge (DDLJ) have completed 25 years, and to showcase the feat, film distributors have re-released the film in several countries.
DDLJ is being reissued in Germany, UAE, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, US, UK, Canada, Mauritius, South Africa, Australia, New Zealand, Fiji, Norway, Sweden, Spain, Switzerland, Estonia and Finland.
Confirming the news, Nelson D’Souza, Associate Vice President of International Distribution said: “On its 25th anniversary, we are very pleased to announce that we are re-releasing DDLJ, so that viewers will be able to release this cult classic. To celebrate. The world will once again get a chance to see the film on the big screen as we plan to re-release in several major diaspora and non-diaspora global markets. ”
Directed by Aditya Chopra was released on October 20, 1995. It tells the love story of Raj (SRK) and Simran (Kajol), who live in Britain. The film closed the trend of NRI romance on Bollywood screens, and also reorganized the romance in Hindi cinema forever.
Over the past few days, many actors and crew members from SRK and Kajol to Parmeet Sethi, Karan Johar, Anupam Kher and Mandira Bedi shared their memories of the film on social media.
SRK wrote on Instagram, “25 years !!! Full of gratitude to you for loving Raj and Simran. It always feels special. # DDLJ25,” SRK wrote.