How many times can you watch the same movie?
For me, it’s three max if the movie’s as good as Japan’s Departures or Korea’s Hwai (The Bow). It seems in India however, watching a movie over and over is a time pass for some.
Dilwale Dulhania le Jayenge was filmed twenty years back and run a marathon 1 000 plus weeks consecutively. Finally, it’s reached the finish line. That’s twenty years! The once unknown stars, Shah Rukh Khan and Kajol are both famous today, but honestly, it wasn’t that great a movie so I don’t get it. Is it the lost innocence that is no longer a part of modern day Bollywood movies? Or is it Shah Rukh who is considered a king by some? Even called King Khan?
You tell me. Watch this song (Tujhe Dekha to ye Jana Sanam) from the movie. It will be easy to guess the rest of the corny love story: