» DDLJ completes its 800 weeks in Maratha Mandir Cinema
DDLJ completes its 800 weeks in Maratha Mandir Cinema
Kalyani Prasad Keshri
Posted By: Kalyani Prasad Keshri
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Yash Raj Films" most successful movie Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge has been loved by millions of fans and even after 15 years of its release, the movie still continues to make news. The movie is going to complete its 800 weeks at the Maratha Mandir Cinema in Mumbai next year. Interestingly, the owner of the theater Manoj Desai is in no mood to stop the screening of this blockbuster film.
The classic romantic drama, which was released in 1995 under the Yash Raj banner, has really made a history by becoming the longest running film in the Indian cinema history. Producer Yash Chopra is reportedly planning an extravagant celebration in the February next year when the film completes 800 weeks. The preparations for this mega event have already started in typical grand style of Chopra.
According to a source, “This extravagant celebration is likely to take place either at the Maratha Mandir Cinema or at a five-star hotel in Mumbai".
On October 20, 1995, DDLJ was released with full houses and till then it has been screening in Maratha Mandir. The cast and crew of DDLJ will soon receive the invitation for this grand celebration.