Making Of: Hum Aapke Hain Koun (1994)
What is it like when you are involved in the process of making History? Hum Aapke Hain Koun one of the biggest blockbusters in the history of Indian cinema was made with the passion, dedication and hardwork of hundreds of film technicians. Watch the stars of Hum Aapke Hain Koun – Sooraj Barjatya, Salman Khan, Madhuri Dixit, Anupam Kher and many more get candid during the filming of this magnum opus.
It is a remake of Rajshri’s earlier movie Nadiya Ke Paar (1982). The film is a story of two Indian families and the relationships between them, celebrating Indian culture using modern production values.
Earning over 135 crore (US$24.57 million) worldwide, the film became the biggest Bollywood hit of the year, as well as one of the biggest Bollywood hits ever. It was the first Bollywood film to gross over 100 crore worldwide.
Not only did the film have immense success, it was also one of the biggest blockbusters of Indian cinemas during an era of short movies, where time length reduced to generally 2.5 hours (this movie being about 3.5 hours long and the longest of the 90s).
Courtesy: Rajshri Productions