23 Years, 1200 Weeks: Dilwale Dulhaniya Le Jayenge Still Running And Shah Rukh Khan-Kajol Have Something To Say On The Milestone

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Shah Rukh Khan and Kajol took to Twitter as 'Dilwale Dulhaniya Le Jayenge' achieved another milestone.

Written By Joel Kurian | Mumbai | Updated On:

One of the most popular films of Hindi cinema history is showing no signs of taking a break or stopping altogether. Aditya Chopra-directed love story 'Dilwale Dulhaniya Le Jayenge' starring Shah Rukh Khan and Kajol, is still running at a theatre in Mumbai, Maratha Mandir, because lovers of the movie are still ensuring footfalls. And on 19 October, the film completed 23 years since its release, also achieving the milestone of 1200 weeks of non-stop run.

READ: Kajol Recreates Songs From 'Baazigar' And 'Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge'

Shah Rukh took to Twitter recently on the film, calling it a 'special journey' that is still going on. The superstar credited the fans for the milestones the film has created, by thanking them for loving Raj and Simran unconditionally for 23 years.

Kajol echoed Shah Rukh's views saying how the movie was, is and will always be 'incredibly special' for the team.

READ: Ajay Devgn Has Not Yet Watched 'Dilwale Dulhania Le Jaayenge', Reveals Kajol

Another much-loved Shah Rukh and Kajol film 'Kuch Kuch Hota Hai' had also completed 20 years of its release few days, and the occasion was celebrated with a grand and start-studded celebration. Incidentally, the director, Karan Johar, who was an assistant on the sets of 'Dilwale Dulhaniya Le Jayenge', also had a cameo in the film. From the songs of the movie, to scenes like 'Palat' or 'Ja Simran' are considered iconic today and people perform scenes based on them in movies and acts, while it is also used by many in everyday lingo.



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