With its lavish sets and traditional costumes, the larger-than-life film scripted a fresh chapter of storytelling in Bollywood
One of the biggest hits of 1999 Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam clocked 21 years, and the movie’s loyal fanbase hasn’t been able to stop praising Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s magnum opus on Twitter.
The movie, featuring Salman Khan, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and Ajay Devgn in the principal roles, was packed with ingredients that make an intriguing love story. With its lavish sets and traditional costumes, the larger-than-life film scripted a fresh chapter of storytelling in Bollywood.
On its 21st anniversary, nostalgic fans took to the microblogging website to share scenes, snippets, stills, and posts about the movie. Hashtags such as #21YearsOfHum DilDeChuke Sanam and #AishwaryaRai started trending on Twitter.
“It swamp d nation vt itz romance n pathos. Some films r magnum-opus not bcoz of d scale alone, bt also for itz tymlessness, creativity, beauty, characters,pain,eternal luv, songs, d performances, d craft dat lives forever #Salmankhan u beauty #21YearsOfHumDilDeChukeSanam (sic),” wrote a fan.