Sunny Deol and Ameesha Patel starrer ‘Gadar: Ek Prem Katha’ had released in 2001. The film had proved to be a huge hit despite the fact that it had released with Aamir Khan starrer ‘Lagaan’. There was a huge clash between both the films and yet, both proved to be cult and continue to be remembered 22 years later. The film is now being re-released on June 9, two months before the release of its sequel on August 11.
The film will be a digitally remastered version in 4K and Dolby Atmos Sound. The audience can once again watch the film in theatres on June 9.
‘Gadar: Ek Prem Katha’ is an Indian period action drama film directed by Anil Sharma and produced by Nitin Keni under the banner Zee Motion Pictures. The film is set in the time of the Partition of India in 1947 and tells the story of a Sikh truck driver who falls in love with a Muslim girl belonging to an aristocratic family. The film stars Sunny Deol and Ameesha Patel in lead roles.
|Title||Gadar: Ek Prem Katha|
|Directed by||Anil Sharma|
|Produced by||Anil Sharma|
|Written by||Shaktimaan Talwar|
|Production Company||Anil Sharma Productions|
Distributed by Zee Studios
Gadar: Ek Prem Katha Plot
The story of ‘Gadar: Ek Prem Katha’ is loosely based on the life of Boota Singh. The film is set during the Partition of India in 1947. The film tells the story of a truck driver, Tara Singh (Sunny Deol), a Sikh, who falls in love with a Muslim girl, Sakina (Amisha Patel), belonging to an aristocratic family. Amongst the communal riots that erupt in the city, Tara shelters a wayward Sakina from a crazed mob and a bond that blossoms into love is created. The two eventually get married and have a son.
What was the budget of this movie?
‘Gadar: Ek Prem Katha’ was made on a budget of ₹19-20 crores. If we talk about the movie ‘Gadar 2: The Katha Continues’ then this movie is made on a budget of ₹50 crore.
What was the box office collection of Gadar: Ek Prem Katha?
‘Gadar: Ek Prem Katha’ collected ₹111.73 crores at the worldwide box office. In India, it collected ₹106.78 crores and in overseas, it collected ₹4.95 crores.