A family entertainer and an all time favourite of many, Salman Khan, Madhuri Dixit starrer ‘Hum Apke Hain Koun’ has completed 21 years of its release. The musical romantic film was directed by Sooraj R. Barjatya under Rajshri banner. Salman Khan’s fans made #21HistoricYearsOfHAHK trend on Twitter.
The movie portrayed the relationship between two families and the series of events that come with twists and turns. Prem (Salman Khan) loses his parents at a very early age and lives with his elder brother Rajesh (Mohnish Behl) and uncle Kailashnath (Alok Nath). Rajesh gets married to Professor Siddharth Choudhary’s (Anupam Kher) daughter Pooja (Renuka Shahane). Madhuri, who was seen as Nisha in the film plays the role of Anupam Kher’s younger daughter. Nisha and Prem fall in love, but keep mum on their relationship.
Film’s songs ‘Didi Tera Dewar Deewana’, Ye Mausam Ka jadoo, jootey do paise lo’ became huge hits and were heard at every weddings during that time. The film went on to become the highest box office grosser of all time then.
Salman Khan was loved for his performance as an innocent and shy Prem, while Madhuri complimented him really well. Their chemistry did wonders at the box office. The movie won a total of 5 Filmfare Awards the same year.
Salman Khan, who was last seen in the superhit film ‘Bajrangi Bhaijaan’, is also making a comeback as Prem in Sooraj Barjatya’s ‘Prem Ratan Dhan Payo’ later this year.