Salman Khan is one of the most popular Hindi film actors. He made his acting debut with a tiny role in the 1988 movie ‘Biwi Ho To Aisi’ and became a heartthrob after the release of his super successful movie, ‘Maine Pyar Kiya’. He is one of the most successful actors now delivering box office superhits in a row. He enjoys a massive fan following and is extremely loved by the audience for his on-screen and off-screen persona. His career spans over thirty years in which he has received various awards including, National Film Awards and Filmfare Awards. Most of his movies are family movies that people love to watch in cinema halls on a big screen. Every year, the actor brings a visual feast for all his passionate fans on the auspicious occasion of Eid. His latest film was slated to be released in May 2020 but it got postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Here’s the list of Salman Khan Movies.
Bharat is a 2019 Indian Hindi-language drama film written and directed by Ali Abbas Zafar. It is jointly produced by Atul Agnihotri, Alvira Khan Agnihotri, Bhushan Kumar, Krishan Kumar, Nikhil Namit and Salman Khan under the banners Reel Life Productions, Salman Khan Films and T-Series. The film stars Salman Khan, Katrina Kaif, Sunil Grover, Disha Patani and Jackie Shroff. Tabu makes a friendly appearance. It traces India’s post-independence history from the perspective of a common man, and follows his life from the age of 8 to 70.
Based on the 2014 South Korean film Ode to My Father, principal photography for Bharat began in April 2018. Shooting took place at such locations as Abu Dhabi, Spain, Malta, Punjab and Delhi. Kaif joined the cast soon after Priyanka Chopra opted out of the role after filming commenced, for her impending engagement to Nick Jonas. Filming concluded in March 2019. The film’s score was composed by Julius Packiam and the songs were composed by Vishal-Shekhar, with lyrics written by Irshad Kamil, and released under the banner T-Series.
Bharat was theatrically released in India on 5 June 2019, on the occasion of Eid al-Fitr. It received mostly mixed reviews from critics. The film earned ₹42.30 crore on its first day, becoming Khan’s biggest opening day release. It emerged as a commercial success with a worldwide gross of ₹325.58 crore (US$46 million).
Race 3 is a 2018 Indian Hindi-language action thriller film directed by Remo D’Souza and produced under Tips Films and Salman Khan Films. The film features Salman Khan, Anil Kapoor, Bobby Deol, Jacqueline Fernandez, Daisy Shah, Saqib Saleem and Freddy Daruwala. It is the third installment of Race film series which started with Race in 2008 and Race 2 in 2013. Although it has a sparsely related plot to the previous films. It was released on 15 June 2018 coinciding with Eid Though the movie received negative reviews,it was a box office success collecting of over ₹178.98 crores in india and approximately ₹303 crore worldwide.
Biwi Ho To Aisi
Biwi Ho To Aisi is a 1988 Bollywood film, directed and written by J.K. Bihari and starring Rekha, Farooq Sheikh and Bindu in lead roles. The music was scored by the duo of Laxmikant–Pyarelal. The film marked the on-screen debut of Salman Khan and Renu Arya.
Tubelight is a 2017 Indian Hindi-language war drama film written and directed by Kabir Khan. The film is produced by Salman Khan and Kabir Khan. Set in the 1962 Sino-Indian War, it stars Salman Khan, Sohail Khan, Zhu Zhu, Matin Rey Tangu, Om Puri and Mohammed Zeeshan Ayyub. Shah Rukh Khan appears in a cameo in the film. Julius Packiam and Pritam scored the music of the film, with the former composing the film score and latter composing the songs. It is an adaptation of the 2015 American film Little Boy.The film released on 25 June 2017. The film grossed an estimated ₹211.14 crore against a budget of ₹100 crore and received mostly negative reviews from critics.
Bajrangi Bhaijaan is a 2015 Indian Hindi-language comedy-drama film directed by Kabir Khan and written by Khan, K. V. Vijayendra Prasad, and Parveez Sheikh. Produced by Salman Khan and Rockline Venkatesh, it stars Salman Khan and Harshaali Malhotra with Nawazuddin Siddiqui and Kareena Kapoor Khan appearing in the supporting roles. Salman Khan plays Pawan Kumar Chaturvedi, an ardent devotee of Hindu deity Hanuman, who embarks on a journey to take a mute six-year-old Pakistani Muslim girl, separated in India from her parents, back to her hometown in Pakistan.
Made on a budget of ₹90 crore (US$13 million), the principal photography commenced in November 2014. The cinematography was done by Aseem Mishra and was edited by Rameshwar S. Bhagat. Julius Packiam composed the film score while the songs featured in the film were composed by Pritam.
The film received wide acclaim from critics, and was a commercial success. It grossed ₹969 crore ($150 million) worldwide, and is currently the third highest-grossing Indian film and second highest-grossing Bollywood film. It won the National Film Award for Best Popular Film Providing Wholesome Entertainment at the 63rd National Film Awards, and was nominated for four awards at the 61st Filmfare Awards, including Best Film and Best Actor, and won the Filmfare Award for Best Story. It was also nominated for Best Foreign Film in China’s 2015 Douban Film Awards.
Sultan is a 2016 Indian Hindi-language sports drama film directed by Ali Abbas Zafar. Produced by Aditya Chopra under the Yash Raj Films banner, the film stars Salman Khan as the title character opposite Anushka Sharma. The film focuses on Sultan Ali Khan, a fictional pehlwani wrestler and former world wrestling champion from Haryana whose successful career has created a rift in his personal life.The film was released worldwide on 6 July 2016. It has grossed ₹623.33 crore ($89 million) worldwide, and was one of the top five highest-grossing Indian films ever.
Tiger Zinda hai
Tiger Zinda Hai is a 2017 Indian Hindi-language action thriller film directed by Ali Abbas Zafar and co-written with Neelesh Misra. A sequel to the 2012 film Ek Tha Tiger, it is the second installment in the Tiger franchise, and stars Salman Khan and Katrina Kaif. In Tiger Zinda Hai, Tiger (Khan) and Zoya (Kaif) are forced to come out of hiding to save a group of hostages held by a militant terrorist organization in Iraq.
A sequel was conceived following the success of the Ek Tha Tiger, but faced a number of delays after the writer and director of the first film, Kabir Khan, refused to return for a sequel; Zafar was subsequently hired to write and direct, and the film’s story draws inspiration from the 2014 abduction of Indian nurses by ISIL. By 2016, pre-production had begun on the film, and filming concluded by 2017, with filming locations including Abu Dhabi, Austria, Greece, and Morocco. Tiger Zinda Hai also features Sajjad Delafrooz, Angad Bedi, Kumud Mishra, Nawab Shah, Ivan Rodrigues, Girish Karnad and Paresh Rawal. With a budget of ₹210 crore (US$29 million), it is the one of the most expensive Hindi films and one of the most expensive Indian films ever made.
Upon release, Tiger Zinda Hai received generally positive reviews, with praise for its action and Khan’s performance, while there was criticism for its length and dialogue. The film grossed over ₹565 crore (US$79 million), becoming the eighth highest-grossing Indian film. At the 63rd Filmfare Awards, it won for Best Action. A sequel is currently in development.
Jai Ho is a 2014 Indian Hindi-language action-political drama film directed by Sohail Khan, who also produced the film under the banner Sohail Khan Productions, and co-produced by Sunil Lulla of Eros International, which distributed the film. It stars Salman Khan, Tabu Hashmi, Daisy Shah, Aditya Pancholi and Danny Denzongpa. It also features Sunil Shetty and Genelia D’Souza in cameo appearances.
The film is an official remake of the Telugu film Stalin (2006), directed by A. R. Murugadoss, which is also inspired from the American-drama film Pay It Forward.
Jai Ho was released on 24 January 2014, during the Republic Day weekend. It received mixed reviews from critics. However, the film grossed ₹183 crore (US$26 million) at the box-office.
Prem ratan dhan payo
Prem Ratan Dhan Payo is a 2015 Indian Hindi-language romantic drama film written and directed by Sooraj Barjatya, produced by Rajshri Productions and distributed by Fox Star Studios. The film stars Salman Khan and Sonam Kapoor in the lead roles. This is the fourth collaboration between Barjatya and Khan after their previous films Maine Pyar Kiya, Hum Aapke Hain Koun..!, and Hum Saath Saath Hain. In the film, Salman Khan plays a double role for the second time in his career after Judwaa. With a budget of ₹1.80 billion (US$25 million) (including print and advertising costs), Prem Ratan Dhan Payo is one of the most expensive Hindi films.
The cinematography of the film was done by V. Manikandan, which was edited by Sanjay Sankla. Nitin Chandrakant Desai was the Art Director and Production Designer of the film. Himesh Reshammiya composed the soundtrack and Sanjoy Chowdhury composed the score. Principal photography began on 26 June 2014 and completed on 2 September 2015. The film was released worldwide on 12 November 2015. With earnings of ₹4.32 billion (US$61 million) worldwide, the film emerged as a commercial success as well as the second highest-grossing Bollywood film of 2015 and one of the highest-grossing Bollywood films. Indian media outlets reported that it was inspired by the South Korean film Masquerade (2012), which was loosely based on the 1894 novel The Prisoner of Zenda by Anthony Hope.
Maine Pyar Kiya
Maine Pyar Kiya is an Indian 1989 Hindi-language musical romance film directed by Sooraj Barjatya who made his directorial debut and also co-wrote the film starring Salman Khan in his first leading role and Bhagyashree in her debut. It also features Alok Nath, Mohnish Bahl, Reema Lagoo, Rajeev Verma, Ajit Vachani, and Laxmikant Berde in pivotal roles. The story revolves around Prem and Suman. Suman is the daughter of a poor mechanic Karan who leaves her with his rich friend Kishan before going abroad. Suman is befriended by Kishan’s son Prem and they fall in love.
The film released on 29 December 1989. Produced by Rajshri Productions on a budget of ₹20 million, Maine Pyar Kiya emerged as a major critical and commercial success, with a lifetime worldwide gross of ₹308.1 million at the box office, becoming the highest-grossing Bollywood film of the year and the highest-grossing Indian film of the 1980s. It was declared an All Time Blockbuster by Box Office India catapulating the leads to fame. The film garnered positive reviews from critics upon its release, with Sooraj Barjatya’s direction, the story, and the performances earning critical praise. The film has 11-song soundtrack, an unusually large number with popular singer Lata Mangeshkar lending her voice for 8 of the 11 songs in the film.
Maine Pyar Kiya won 6 Filmfare Awards, including Best Film, Best Music Director, Best Lyricist, Best Male Playback Singer, Best Male Debut, and Best Female Debut. The film was also dubbed into the Telugu, Tamil and Malayalam language and released with the title Prema Paavuraalu, Kaadhal Oru Kavithai and Ina Praavukal respectively. It is still counted among the top 10 most successful Bollywood films.
Sanam Bewafa is a 1991 Indian Bollywood film directed and produced by Saawan Kumar Tak, starring Salman Khan, Chandni, Pran and Danny Denzongpa. It is a remake of the Pakistani film Haque Meher.
The music was composed by Mahesh Kishor and lyrics were penned by Saawan Kumar himself. Singers Lata Mangeshkar, Kavita Krishnamurthy & Vipin Sachdeva contributed their voice. The songs were and had a flavor of 1970’s music. “Choori Maza Na Degi” & “O Hare Dupatte Wali” were popular songs.
Patthar Ke Phool
Patthar Ke Phool is an Indian 1991 Hindi-language action film directed by Anant Balani, produced by G. P. Sippy, written by Salim Khan, and edited by Deepak Sehgal. It stars Salman Khan as a police officer opposite debutant Raveena Tandon. The supporting cast includes Kiran Kumar as an underworld gangster and Reema Lagoo as mother of the police officer. The film was one of the highest-grossing Bollywood films of the year. Tandon won a Filmfare Award for Best Female Debut for her performance.
Saajan is a 1991 Indian Hindi-language romantic drama film directed by Lawrence D’Souza and produced by Sudhakar Bokade. It stars Madhuri Dixit, Sanjay Dutt and Salman Khan, with Kader Khan, Reema Lagoo and Laxmikant Berde in supporting roles. Nadeem–Shravan composed the film’s music whereas Sameer wrote the lyrics of them. Saajan grossed ₹18 crore worldwide. It became the highest-grossing Bollywood film of 1991.
Baaghi: A Rebel for Love is a 1990 Indian Hindi-language romantic action drama film, starring Salman Khan, Nagma and Shakti Kapoor, which was released on 21 December 1990. It was Nagma’s first role in Bollywood; as the opening credits note, she was 15 years old when the film was released. The DVD cover has a warning noting that the movie is “suitable only for persons of 15 years and older,” presumably because the plot revolves around prostitution. The subtitle “A Rebel for Love” does not appear on the DVD box, nor in the Hindi titles or license at the start of the movie. According to BoxOfficeIndia.com, Baaghi is reported to have been Bollywood’s seventh highest-grossing film in 1990, despite its release in mid-December holiday.The movie opens with a dedication, which reads: “In this year of the girl child, we dedicate our film to those women, who have been victimised by lust and greed and are subjected to social rejection and also laud those who strive to uplift them.” The movie was a hit. The story of Baaghi: A Rebel for Love was Salman’s idea, for which he was given due credit.
Love is a 1991 Hindi romance film directed by Suresh Krishna and starring Salman Khan and Revathi in lead roles. It is the remake of the Telugu film Prema (1989). It could not repeat the success of the original and ended up as an average grosser. The makers changed the tragic climax from the original film to one with a happy ending. This movie is also remembered for the romantic song “Saathiya Tune Kya Kiya”. The rights to this film are owned by Shah Rukh Khan’s Red Chillies Entertainment.
Hum Tumhare Hain Sanam
Hum Tumhare Hain Sanam is a 2002 Hindi romantic drama film directed by K. S. Adhiyaman. It features Shahrukh Khan, Salman Khan and Madhuri Dixit in the lead roles, with Aishwarya Rai in a cameo appearance.
The movie is K. S. Adhiyaman’s first in Hindi, a remake of his own Tamil film, Thotta Chinungi. It took five years to make, with huge sabbaticals between shoots due to production problems. The rights of the film was owned by Shah Rukh Khan’s Red Chillies Entertainment.Hum Tumhare Hain Sanam is the third film to feature the two-Khans together after the blockbusters Karan Arjun (1995) and Kuch Kuch Hota Hai (1998). Dixit was cast opposite both Khans for the fourth time–she worked with Salman Khan in the flop Dil Tera Aashiq (1993) and the blockbusters Saajan (1991) and Hum Aapke Hain Koun..! (1994); and with Shah Rukh Khan in Anjaam (1994), Koyla (1997), and Dil To Pagal Hai (1997).
Ek Ladka Ek Ladki
Ek Ladka Ek Ladki is a 1992 Indian Hindi romantic comedy film directed by Vijay Sadanah, starring Salman Khan and Neelam Kothari. The film was released on 19 June 1992. The film is largely a remake of Hollywood movie Overboard released in 1987.
Nishchay is a 1992 Indian Hindi-language film directed by Esmayeel Shroff and released on 17 July 1992. The film stars Vinod Khanna, Salman Khan and Karisma Kapoor.
Hum Aapke Hain Koun
Hum Aapke Hain Koun..! also known by the initialism HAHK, is a 1994 Indian Hindi-language romantic drama film written and directed by Sooraj Barjatya and produced by Rajshri Productions. The film stars Madhuri Dixit and Salman Khan, and celebrates the Indian wedding traditions by relating the story of a married couple and the relationship between their families; a story about sacrificing one’s love for one’s family. It is an adaptation of the studio’s earlier film Nadiya Ke Paar (1982), which was based on Keshav Prasad Mishra’s Hindi novel Kohbar Ki Shart.Earning about ₹2 billion worldwide, Hum Aapke Hain Koun..! became the highest-grossing Indian film. It contributed to a change in the Indian film industry, with new methods of distribution and a turn towards less violent stories. It was the first Indian film to gross over ₹1 billion, and when adjusted for inflation, is the highest grossing Indian film of the 1990s and also still one of the highest-earning Bollywood films ever. Box Office India described it as “the biggest blockbuster of the modern era.” The film was also dubbed into the Telugu-language and released with the title Premalayam. The 14-song soundtrack, an unusually large number, is also one of the most popular in Bollywood history, with popular singer Lata Mangeshkar lending her voice for 11 of the 14 songs in the film.
Hum Aapke Hain Koun..! won five Filmfare Awards, including Best Film, Best Director, and Best Actress, as well as winning the National Film Award for Best Popular Film Providing Wholesome Entertainment. It made a lasting impact on wedding celebrations in India, which often include songs and games from the film.
Chaand Kaa Tukdaa
Chaand Kaa Tukdaa is a 1994 Hindi-language Indian feature film produced and directed by Saawan Kumar Tak starring Sridevi, Salman Khan and Shatrughan Sinha in lead roles.
Karan Arjun is a 1995 Indian Hindi-language action film directed and produced by Rakesh Roshan, starring Salman Khan, Shah Rukh Khan, Mamta Kulkarni, Kajol, Raakhee, and Johnny Lever in lead roles, with Amrish Puri portraying the antagonist and Arjun, Jack Gaud, Ranjeet, and Aasif Sheikh in supporting roles. It tells the story of the titular two brothers who seek revenge from their greedy uncle for murdering their father, but are killed by him and are reincarnated to complete the revenge.
Karan Arjun was theatrically released in India on 13 January 1995. The film received positive reviews from critics and grossed ₹640 million ($20 million), emerging as a “blockbuster” and the second highest-grossing Bollywood film of 1995, behind Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge, which also featured Shah Rukh Khan, Kajol and Amrish Puri.
Kick is a 2014 Indian Hindi-language action heist film produced and directed by Sajid Nadiadwala, and starring Salman Khan, Jacqueline Fernandez and Randeep Hooda in prominent roles, with Mithun Chakraborty, Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Saurabh Shukla and Archana Puran Singh portraying other important characters. Kick is an official remake of a 2009 Telugu film released with same title, and has been made under the banner of Nadiadwala Grandson Entertainment in collaboration with UTV Motion Pictures on a reported budget of ₹90 crore (US$13 million). Rajat Arora scripted the film, apart from giving screenplay alongside Nadiadwala, Chetan Bhagat and Keith Gomes. Released on 25 July 2014 coinciding with Eid, Kick grossed over ₹400 crore (US$56 million) worldwide becoming a blockbuster success and emerged as Khan’s first film to enter 200 Crore Club. A sequel named Kick 2 with the same cast & crew goes on shooting floors in February 2022 and will release on Christmas 2022.
Dil Tera Aashiq
Dil Tera Aashiq is a 1993 Indian Bollywood romantic comedy film directed by Lawrence D’Souza. The film stars Salman Khan and Madhuri Dixit in pivotal roles. The film released on 22 October 1993 along with another Salman Khan starrer Chandramukhi.
Andaz Apna Apna
Andaz Apna Apna is a 1994 Indian Hindi language comedy film directed by Rajkumar Santoshi, produced by Vinay Kumar Sinha, starring Aamir Khan, Salman Khan, Karisma Kapoor, Raveena Tandon, Paresh Rawal and Shakti Kapoor in the leading roles; Mehmood, Govinda and Juhi Chawla having guest appearances. The film was released on 4 November 1994. The plot elements of the film were later used in other language films such as Ullathai Allitha (1996), Veedevadandi Babu (1997) and Galate Aliyandru (2000), though none being a frame to frame remake. The film has emerged as a cult film over the years. The lexicon of the film has become part of every day language. The climax of this film is a rehashed version of the climax of a 1972 film Victoria No. 203.
Sangdil Sanam is a 1994 Indian Bollywood film directed by Shomu Mukherjee. The film stars Salman Khan and Manisha Koirala in lead roles. It released on 16 December 1994.
Veergati is a 1995 Indian Hindi-language action film written, produced and directed by K.K Singh, starring Salman Khan, Atul Agnihotri, Divya Dutta and Akhilendra Mishra.. This film is only film of Pooja Dadwal. Upon release the film received positive reviews mostly for its action, and did average business at the box office, but had a successful DVD release.
Khamoshi: The Musical
Khamoshi: The Musical is an Indian 1996 Hindi-language musical romantic drama film directed by Sanjay Leela Bhansali in his directorial debut. The film stars Manisha Koirala, Nana Patekar and Salman Khan. It was not successful at the box office but is cited as one of the best musicals of Hindi cinema. Manisha Koirala’s portrayal of Annie, a caring daughter of a deaf-mute couple, was critically praised, and is regarded as one of her finest performances till date. She won several awards for her performance including the Screen Award for Best Actress and her second consecutive Filmfare Critics Award for Best Actress. Music of the film was composed by the duo Jatin–Lalit, with lyrics by Majrooh Sultanpuri.
Jeet is a 1996 Indian Hindi-language action thriller film starring Sunny Deol, Salman Khan and Karisma Kapoor. It is directed by Raj Kanwar and produced by Sajid Nadiadwala. Tabu, Amrish Puri, Dalip Tahil and Alok Nath feature in supporting roles. Jeet was released on 23 August 1996, receiving generally positive reviews from critics. It went on to become the fourth-highest-grossing Hindi film of 1996, and grossed ₹550 million worldwide against its budget of ₹60 million.The movie was remade in Dhallywood as named Laal Baadshah starring Manna, Sardika Parvin Popy & Rachana Banerjee Released in 1999 & Odia as named Munna-A Love Story starring Anubhav Mohanty & Naina Das Released in 2008.
Judwaa is a 1997 Indian Hindi-language action comedy film, directed by David Dhawan, produced by Sajid Nadiadwala and starring Salman Khan in a dual role opposite Karisma Kapoor and Rambha. Released on 7 February 1997, the film was successful at the box office. The film is a remake of the Telugu film Hello Brother (1994), which in turn was based on the Jackie Chan film Twin Dragons (1992).
Har Dil Jo Pyar Karega
Har Dil Jo Pyar Karega is an Indian 2000 Hindi-language romantic comedy film directed by Raj Kanwar, produced by Sajid Nadiadwala, written by Rumi Jaffrey and edited by Sanjay Verma. Salman Khan, Preity Zinta and Rani Mukerji are featured in pivotal roles. Har Dil Jo Pyar Karega was the third consecutive hit between Khan and Nadiadwala’s collaboration after Jeet (1996) and Judwaa (1997) as well as one of the year’s top-earnings film releases with a gross of ₹369.5 million worldwide. This film is the Hindi remake of the Malayalam movie Chandralekha starring Mohanlal. The film entered Top 10 chart in the UK.
Tumko Na Bhool Paayenge
Tumko Na Bhool Paayenge is a 2002 Indian action thriller film directed by Pankaj Parashar. The films stars Salman Khan, Sushmita Sen and Dia Mirza.
The film later remade in Bangladesh as Jor Kore Bhalobasha Hoy Na starring by Shakib Khan.
Dushman Duniya Ka
Dushman Duniya Ka is a 1996 Hindi-language drama film, produced by Ashok Mishra, Babubhai, Masoom Ali under the Canmore Cinema banner and directed by Mehmood. It stars Jeetendra, Sumalatha, Manzoor Ali, Laila Mehdin in the lead roles while Shah Rukh Khan and Salman Khan have given special appearances and the music was composed by Anu Malik. The film is a debut to Laila Mehdin and Manzoor Ali.
Auzaar is a 1997 Indian Hindi action thriller film directed by Sohail Khan and written by Anwar Khan. The film starred Salman Khan, Sanjay Kapoor and Shilpa Shetty in lead roles. The movie did average business at the box office.
Pyaar Kiya To Darna Kya
Pyaar Kiya To Darna Kya is a 1998 Indian Hindi-language romantic comedy film. Written and directed by Sohail Khan, the film stars his real-life brothers Salman Khan and Arbaaz Khan alongside Kajol and Dharmendra in pivotal roles. The film is shot in the school Daly College, Indore.
Bandhan is a 1998 Indian Hindi romantic drama – action film starring Salman Khan, Jackie Shroff, Rambha and Ashwini Bhave. The film was a remake of the Tamil film Pandithurai. The film was a third hit of Salman Khan after Pyaar Kiya To Darna Kya and Jab Pyaar Kisise Hota Hai in the following year.
Jaanam Samjha Karo
Jaanam Samjha Karo is a 1999 Indian Hindi-language romance film directed by Andaleb Sultanpuri who is the son of veteran lyricist Majrooh Sultanpuri who made his directorial debut with this film and it remains his only film he had directed. It was released on 2 April 1999. The film stars Salman Khan, Urmila Matondkar in lead roles, with Shakti Kapoor, Shammi Kapoor and Monica Bedi in supporting roles.
The movie was shot in many parts of West London including Heathrow, Slough and Windsor. It did average business at the box office.
Biwi No.1 is a 1999 Indian Hindi-language comedy-drama film directed by David Dhawan, produced by Vashu Bhagnani, and featuring Anil Kapoor, Salman Khan, Karisma Kapoor, Tabu, and Sushmita Sen in the lead roles. Amitabh Bachchan and Saif Ali Khan appear in cameo roles. The film was theatrically released in India on 28 May 1999, receiving generally positive reviews from critics, and proved to be the second highest-grossing Bollywood film of the year. The film was nominated for seven awards at the 45th Filmfare Awards, including Best Film (Bhagnani), Best Director (Dhawan), Best Actress (Karisma Kapoor), and Best Comedian (Khan and Anil Kapoor), winning Best Supporting Actress (Sen). It is a remake of the 1995 Tamil-language film Sathi Leelavathi.
Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam
Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam is a 1999 Indian Hindi-language romantic drama film directed by Sanjay Leela Bhansali. It was released internationally as Straight From the Heart. The film stars Aishwarya Rai in lead role along with Ajay Devgan and Salman Khan.
The film has been described as a loose adaptation of Maitreyi Devi’s Bengali novel Na Hanyate and is based on a love triangle although the film does not give credit to it. The theme is based on Rashtriyashayar Jhaverchand Meghani’s play “Shetal ne Kathe”. Sanjay Leela Bhansali is a huge fan of Meghani and he acknowledged it many interviews.
It was filmed throughout the Gujarat-Rajasthan border region, in addition to Budapest, Hungary, which was used to represent Italy. The film was premiered in the Indian Panorama section at the 1999 International Film Festival of India. It was remade in Bengali as Neel Akasher Chandni in 2009, with Jeet reprising Salman Khan’s role, Jisshu Sengupta reprising Ajay Devgn’s role, and Koel Mallick reprising Aishwarya Rai’s role.
Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam received a leading 17 nominations at the 45th Filmfare Awards, including Best Actor for Khan and Devgn, winning 7 awards, including Best Film, Best Director for Bhansali, and Best Actress for Rai and Best Male Playback for Udit Narayan.
Hello Brother is a 1999 Indian romance action comedy film starring Salman Khan, Arbaaz Khan and Rani Mukerji. It was directed by Salman Khan’s brother Sohail Khan. The movie was inspired by 1990 film Heart Condition.Upon release it was below average at Box office, while critics praised the comic timing of Salman Khan & Razak Khan.
Hum Saath-Saath Hain
Hum Saath Saath Hain is a 1999 Indian Hindi-language drama film written and directed by Sooraj R. Barjatya. The film was produced and distributed by the home production of Sooraj Barjatya, Rajshri Productions. It stars Salman Khan, Sonali Bendre, Mohnish Bahl, Tabu, Saif Ali Khan, and Karisma Kapoor in lead roles while Alok Nath, Reema Lagoo, Neelam Kothari, and Mahesh Thakur play supporting roles. Lyricist Raghvendra Singh served as the assistant director of the film.
The story centers on a family headed by Ramkishan, containing his wife Mamta and three sons. The film was shot in Mumbai’s Film City and in the villages of Rajasthan.
Grossing over ₹810 million (US$11 million) worldwide, Hum Saath-Saath Hain went on to become the highest-grossing film of the year. It received predominantly positive reviews from critics. It was also the first Bollywood film to be played in Canadian theatres, with six screenings in Toronto.
Salman Khan’s performance earned him Best Actor nomination at the Zee Cine Awards held in 2000. Mohnish Behl received a Best Supporting Actor nomination at the 45th Filmfare Awards . The film was also dubbed into the Telugu and released with the title Premaanuraagam.
Dulhan Hum Le Jayenge
Dulhan Hum Le Jayenge is a 2000 Indian Hindi-language romantic comedy film starring Salman Khan and Karisma Kapoor. Dulhan Hum Le Jayenge was directed by David Dhawan and was the fifth highest-grossing Bollywood film of 2000.
The film was inspired by Bhappi Sonie’s 1960 film Ek Phool Char Kaante.
Yeh Hai Jalwa
Yeh Hai Jalwa is a 2002 Indian Hindi-language romantic comedy film directed by David Dhawan. It stars Salman Khan and Amisha Patel, with Kader Khan, Rati Agnihotri, Shammi Kapoor, Rishi Kapoor, Anupam Kher, Rinke Khanna and Sanjay Dutt in supporting roles. Considered as an underrated movie as songs were really popular among the masses.
Chal Mere Bhai
Chal Mere Bhai is a 2000 Indian Hindi comedy film. The film was produced by Nitin Manmohan and directed by David Dhawan. It stars Sanjay Dutt, Salman Khan and Karishma Kapoor in the lead roles. This was Karisma’s fourth time in a row playing a character with the name Sapna.
Kahin Pyaar Na Ho Jaaye
Kahin Pyaar Na Ho Jaaye is a 2000 Indian Hindi-language romantic comedy film starring Salman Khan and Rani Mukerji and directed by K. Muralimohana Rao. This is a remake of the 1998 romantic comedy film The Wedding Singer.
Baghban is a 2003 Indian Hindi-language drama film directed by Ravi Chopra, featuring Amitabh Bachchan and Hema Malini in lead roles and Salman Khan in a special appearance. Aman Verma, Samir Soni, Saahil Chadha and Nasir Khan portray Bachchan and Malini’s four sons. Mahima Chaudhry, Paresh Rawal, Rimi Sen and Lilette Dubey are featured in important supporting roles.
This film was an unofficial adaptation of the highly acclaimed 1937 Hollywood film Make Way for Tomorrow which had been adapted on screen multiple times – in Japanese in 1953 as Tokyo Story , in Marathi in 1954 as Oon Paus , in Kannada in 1958 as School Master (which was remade in four languages including in Hindi in 1959 as School Master), in Urdu in 1972 as Samaj, in Hindi in 1976 as Zindagi , in Tamil in 1990 as Varavu Nalla Uravu ( which was remade in two languages). Baghban was remade in Kannada as Ee Bandhana in 2007, starring Vishnuvardhan and Jaya Pradha in the lead roles.
The film was critically acclaimed, especially for the on-screen chemistry between Bachchan and Malini who came together 20 years after Nastik (1983). Their performances in the film were highly lauded.
Garv is a 2004 Indian Hindi-language action film directed by Puneet Issar. The film stars Salman Khan, Shilpa Shetty, Arbaaz Khan and Amrish Puri. Sunny Deol was the initial choice for Salman Khan’s role, while Sanjay Dutt was considered for Arbaaz Khan’s role. This film was Puneet Issar’ s directional debut, dealing with Mumbai Underworld and politics in Maharashtra.
The film was initially titled Sanghar.
Mujhse Shaadi Karogi
Mujhse Shaadi Karogi (transl. Will You Marry Me?) is a 2004 Indian Hindi-language romantic comedy film directed by David Dhawan and produced by Sajid Nadiadwala. The film stars Salman Khan, Akshay Kumar and Priyanka Chopra, the second collaboration of Kumar and Chopra after their successful Andaaz (2003). The supporting cast includes Amrish Puri, Kader Khan, Satish Shah and Rajpal Yadav. Set primarily in Goa, Mujhse Shaadi Karogi follows the adventures of two men (Kumar and Khan) who try to win a woman’s (Chopra) heart.
Wanting to re-invent himself, Dhawan decided to make a film which would deviate from his signature mass-market comedies in look and feel, approaching it as a romantic comedy. The screenplay was written by Dhawan’s longtime collaborator Anees Bazmee and Rumi Jaffery. Although the film is set in Goa, it was not shot there. Instead, principal photography was done on two detailed sets created by Sharmishta Roy in Film City and Mauritius. Additionally, several scenes and songs were filmed on-location in Mauritius.
Mujhse Shaadi Karogi was released on 30 July 2004 to positive reviews, receiving praise for its direction, performances, music, cinematography, art direction, costumes and styling. With a box-office gross of ₹ 565 million, the film was a commercial success, becoming the third-highest-grossing Indian film of the year. Mujhse Shaadi Karogi was nominated for three Filmfare Awards. The film received thirteen nominations at the 2005 IIFA Awards, including Best Film, Best Director (Dhawan), Best Actor (Khan) and Best Actress (Chopra), winning five awards. It received ten Screen Awards nominations, including Best Film.
Dil Ne Jise Apna Kahaa
Dil Ne Jise Apna Kahaa is a 2004 Indian Hindi-language film starring Salman Khan, Preity Zinta, Bhumika Chawla, Delnaaz Paul, Riya Sen and Helen. It is a remake of the American film Return to Me (2000).
Lucky: No Time For Love is a 2005 Indian Hindi-language romance film depicting the story of two lovers in war-torn Russia written and directed by Radhika Rao and Vinay Sapru. The film stars Mithun Chakraborty, Salman Khan and Sneha Ullal in the lead roles.
No Entry is an 2005 Indian Hindi-language comedy film written and directed by Anees Bazmee. It is produced by Boney Kapoor, and stars an ensemble cast of Anil Kapoor, Salman Khan, Fardeen Khan, Bipasha Basu, Lara Dutta, Esha Deol and Celina Jaitly, while Sameera Reddy makes a cameo appearance. The soundtrack of the film is composed by Anu Malik. The film was released worldwide on 26 August 2005. Made on a production budget of ₹220 million, it went on to become the highest-grossing Hindi film of 2005, earning over ₹798.5 million worldwide. It is an official remake of the 2002 Tamil film Charlie Chaplin. This film is remade in Bengali as Kelor Kirti in 2016 starring Dev Adhikari , Ankush Hazra and Jisshu Sengupta. Dev was in place of Salman Khan, Ankush in place of Fardeen Khan and Jisshu in place of Anil Kapoor.
Salaam-e-Ishq is a 2007 Indian Hindi-language romantic drama film directed by Nikkhil Advani, it featured an ensemble cast of Salman Khan, Priyanka Chopra, Anil Kapoor, Juhi Chawla, Akshaye Khanna, Ayesha Takia, John Abraham, Vidya Balan, Govinda, Shannon Esra, Sohail Khan and Isha Koppikar in lead roles. The film weaves 6 love stories together thanks to the relationships of the people within it. The film was Advani’s second directorial venture after Kal Ho Naa Ho (2003) and the unofficial remake of Hollywood film Love Actually (2003). The shooting for the film begun in 2004 and finished by 2006. Amid huge hype due to its novel concept and the huge star-cast, Salaam-e-Ishq released on 26 January 2007. The film met with negative reviews from critics and was recorded as disaster at the box-office.
Partner is an Indian 2007 Hindi-language comedy-drama film directed by David Dhawan. Inspired by the 2005 American film Hitch, it follows the story of a love guru, Prem Kulkarni, played by Salman Khan, who gives his client, Bhaskar Chaudhary, played by Govinda, the ideas of wooing his gorgeous boss, Priya Jaisingh, played by Katrina Kaif. In the process, he ends up falling in love with a widowed mother, Naina Sahani, played by Lara Dutta, leading him to hide his identity. Ali Haji, Deepshikha, and Dalip Tahil are featured in supporting roles as Naina’s son, Prem’s sister and Priya’s father respectively. The film was released on 20 July 2007, receiving positive reviews and praise for its comedic scenes and Govinda’s comical performance.
Partner emerged as a major box-office commercial success, grossing a total of ₹1.03 billion (US$14 million) at the worldwide box office. According to box office, it was the fourth highest-grossing Bollywood film of the year behind Om Shanti Om, Welcome and Chak De! India.
Dhawan has expressed interest in creating a sequel to the film, but as of 2012 no script had been finalized and news outlets have reported that the film has been shelved entirely.
Suryavanshi is a 1992 Indian Hindi-language film directed by Rakesh Kumar and produced by Vijay Kumar Galani, starring Salman Khan, Sheeba, Saeed Jaffrey and Amrita Singh.
Chandra Mukhi is a 1993 Hindi-language Indian feature film directed by Debaloy Dey starring Sridevi, Salman Khan, Mohnish Behl and Pran in lead roles.
Maine Pyaar Kyun Kiya
Maine Pyaar Kyun Kiya? is a 2005 Indian Hindi-language romantic comedy film directed by David Dhawan. It stars Salman Khan, Sushmita Sen, Katrina Kaif and Sohail Khan in lead roles, with Arshad Warsi, Beena Kak, Rajpal Yadav and Isha Koppikar in supporting roles. Arbaaz Khan made a guest appearance in the film. The film is about the relationships of a womanizing doctor who gets ultimately stuck between two women: a patient with suicidal tendencies and his nurse.
It is based on the 1969 Hollywood film Cactus Flower which itself was inspired by a famous French play Fleur de cactus by Pierre Barillet and Jean-Pierre Gredy. The 2011 Hollywood FILM Just Go with It was also based on Cactus Flower.
Kyon Ki, is a 2005 Indian romantic drama film directed by Priyadarshan starring Salman Khan, Kareena Kapoor, Rimi Sen, Jackie Shroff, Om Puri and Suniel Shetty. The film is a remake of Priyadarshan’s own 1986 Malayalam film Thalavattam, which itself drew inspiration from the novel One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest by Ken Kesey.
Shaadi Karke Phas Gaya Yaar
Shaadi Karke Phas Gaya Yaar is a Bollywood film directed by K. S. Adhiyaman best known for directing Hum Tumhare Hain Sanam (2002). Salman Khan and Shilpa Shetty star in the lead roles as husband and wife. Reema Lagoo, Mohnish Behl and Shakti Kapoor also star. The film was remade in Tamil as Priyasakhi with Madhavan and Sadha. The delay of the film meant that Priyasakhi ended up releasing first.Shooting took place in London, United Kingdom and in India. The film was earlier titled Dil Chura Ke Chal Diye. The film is produced by Bubby Kent who previously produced the Salman Khan starrers Kurbaan (1991), Chandra Mukhi (1993) and Jaanam Samjha Karo (1999). The film released in 2006 after being delayed in production for several years.
Jaan-E-Mann is a 2006 Indian Hindi-language musical romance film directed by Shirish Kunder and is produced by Sajid Nadiawala. The film stars Salman Khan, Akshay Kumar and Preity Zinta in lead roles. This was Shirish Kunder’s first film as a director. He also edited and wrote the dialogues and screenplay.
The first trailer was released in late August and its filming cost nearly Rs. 40 crore. The film released on 20 October 2006 on the festive weekend of Diwali/Eid. The DVD for the film released on 15 December 2006.
God Tussi Great Ho
God Tussi Great Ho is a 2008 Indian fantasy comedy film, written and directed by Rumi Jaffery and starring Amitabh Bachchan, Salman Khan, Priyanka Chopra and Sohail Khan in a friendly appearance. According to director Rohit Dhawan, the film is inspired from a village folk tale about a Brahmin, though most reviewers noted that the film’s story-line has similarities with the 2003 Hollywood comedy Bruce Almighty, starring Jim Carrey, Morgan Freeman and Jennifer Aniston. However the film performed poorly at the box office.
Heroes is a 2008 Indian Hindi film directed by Samir Karnik and starring Mithun Chakraborty, Sunny Deol, Salman Khan, Bobby Deol, Preity Zinta, Sohail Khan, Vatsal Sheth, and Dino Morea. The film is written by Aseem Arora. Although initially set to be released on 6 June 2008, it was pushed to 24 October 2008, the opening weekend of the holiday Diwali. On 22 November 2008 the script of Heroes was asked to be part of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.
Yuvvraaj is a 2008 Indian drama film directed and produced by Subhash Ghai. The film stars Salman Khan, Boman Irani, Anil Kapoor, Zayed Khan and Katrina Kaif in the lead roles and is inspired by the Hollywood film Rain Man (1988). Yuvvraaj is a musical story of a fragmented family of three brothers who try to con each other to inherit their father’s wealth. According to the director, the film is about the arrogance and overconfidence of contemporary youth. The film was released on 21 November 2008. Although the film received mixed reviews from critics and bombed at the box-office, its script was added to the library of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences in 2009.
Wanted is a 2009 Indian Hindi-language action-thriller film directed by Prabhu Deva. The film stars Salman Khan, Ayesha Takia, Prakash Raj, Vinod Khanna and Mahesh Manjrekar in the lead roles. The film was released on September 18, 2009 and is an official remake of the Telugu film Pokiri. It received an A certificate for its depiction of violence, making it Khan’s 2nd adult film after Garv: Pride and Honour (2005). The film was a critical and commercial success and gave Khan a much-needed boost, establishing him as one of the most successful actors in Bollywood.
Main Aurr Mrs Khanna
Main Aurr Mrs Khanna is a 2009 Indian romance film starring Salman Khan, Kareena Kapoor and Sohail Khan in pivotal roles with Dino Morea, Nauheed Cyrusi, Yash Tonk and Bappi Lahiri in supporting roles while Preity Zinta and Deepika Padukone make brief special appearances. Directed by debutant Prem Soni, the film, which revolves around the theme of extramarital affair, is a joint production of Sohail Khan Productions and UTV Motion Pictures. The film is produced by Sohail Khan and Ronnie Screwvala, and was released during Diwali festival on 16 October 2009.
London Dreams is a 2009 Indian Hindi-language musical drama film directed and produced by Vipul Amrutlal Shah. The film stars Salman Khan and Ajay Devgn in the lead roles while Asin plays the female lead and Rannvijay Singh, Om Puri, and newcomer Aditya Roy Kapur are featured in supporting roles. The film had a worldwide release on 30 October 2009 and was a critical and commercial failure. It marks the second collaboration between Khan and Devgn after Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam (1999).
Veer is a 2010 Indian Hindi-language epic action film directed by Anil Sharma, and starring Mithun Chakraborty, Salman Khan, Zareen Khan, Jackie Shroff, Sohail Khan and Rishabh Jain.
The story was written by Salman Khan twenty years ago, who described it as his dream project. At that time, Khan planned to direct the film himself and cast Sanjay Dutt in the lead role. Veer is also partly based on the Russian novel Taras Bulba by Nikolai Gogol. For his role as Veer, Salman Khan went on a special diet and worked out with a personal trainer. For her role as a 19th-century princess, Zarine Khan put on eight kilos of extra weight.
Dabangg is a 2010 Indian Hindi-language action comedy film directed by Abhinav Kashyap, and produced by Malaika Arora and Arbaaz Khan under Arbaaz Khan Productions, and Dhillin Mehta under Shree Ashtavinayak Cine Vision Ltd. Khan’s elder brother Salman Khan stars in the lead role, with Sonakshi Sinha in her acting debut, Arbaaz, Om Puri, Dimple Kapadia, Vinod Khanna, Anupam Kher, Mahesh Manjrekar and Mahie Gill featuring in supporting roles, while Sonu Sood plays the main antagonist. The film marks the debut of Arbaaz as a producer and Kashyap as a director. Malaika Arora appears in the item number “Munni Badnaam Hui”.
Dabangg is set in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh, and tells the story of a fearless police officer, Chulbul Pandey, and his troubled relationship with his stepfather and half-brother. Made with a budget of ₹300 million and marketed at ₹120 million, Dabangg was shot primarily in the town of Wai in Maharashtra, while other major scenes were shot in the United Arab Emirates.
Dabangg was released during Eid-Ul-Fitr on 10 September 2010 in nearly 2100 cinemas worldwide. It opened to generally positive reviews, and went on to gross ₹2.19 billion ($47 million) worldwide. It is the highest-grossing Bollywood film of 2010. Dabangg has won several awards—the National Film Award for Best Popular Film Providing Wholesome Entertainment and six Filmfare Awards, including Best Film and Best Female Debut (Sinha). Later remade in Tamil as Osthe and in Telugu as Gabbar Singh, the film was followed by two sequels: Dabangg 2 (2012) and Dabangg 3 (2019). The latter serves as a partial prequel, describing a flashback which formed the events of Dabangg itself.
Ready is a 2011 Indian Hindi-language action comedy film directed by Anees Bazmee. It stars Salman Khan and Asin Thottumkal, with Paresh Rawal, Mahesh Manjrekar, Arya Babbar, Sharat Saxena, Nikitin Dheer, Manoj Joshi, Manoj Pahwa among others playing supporting roles. Ajay Devgn, Zareen Khan, Sanjay Dutt, Arbaaz Khan, Chunky Pandey and Kangana Ranaut make cameo appearances in the film.
The film is an official remake of the 2008 Telugu film with the same name and was narrated by Salman Khan. Principal photography of Ready began on 20 June 2010 at Colombo, and it was also filmed in Mumbai and Bangkok. The first look poster was unveiled on 5 April 2011, and the official trailer premiered on 15 April 2011. Made on an approximate budget of ₹30 crore, Ready opened with a positive response on 3 June 2011, and it went on to gross ₹180 crore worldwide, becoming one of the highest-grossing Indian films. The domestic nett of the film at ₹120 crore made it the second highest-grossing Bollywood film of 2011 in India, and Asin’s highest-grossing release ever.
A sequel for the film was unofficially announced in July 2018, and it has been confirmed that Asin will not be seen in that.
Kurbaan is an Indian Hindi movie directed by Deepak Bahry, starring Salman Khan and Ayesha Jhulka. The film, which was released on 31 May 1991, marked Ayesha Jhulka’s debut.
It is a love story with a backdrop of violence. The film had stalwarts Sunil Dutt and Kabir Bedi pitted against each other in the form of a dacoit and a top cop. Their children fall in love in each other and thus begins a major second confrontation between the two biggies amidst the obstacles faced by the young lovers in the course of their love against all odds. Kurbaan declare 5th consecutive hit film of Salman Khan after Maine Pyar Kiya, Baaghi, Sanam Bewafa, Patthar Ke Phool.
Jaagruti is a 1992 Indian Bollywood action drama film directed by Suresh Krissna, released on 3 July 1992. The film stars Salman Khan and Karisma Kapoor in lead roles. The movie was produced by Stunt Director Raam Shetty under the name of S. R. Shetty. The rights to this film are owned by Shah Rukh Khan’s Red Chillies Entertainment.
Majhdhaar is a 1996 Indian Bollywood film directed by Esmayeel Shroff. The cast of the movie includes Salman Khan, Manisha Koirala and Rahul Roy.
Jab Pyaar Kisise Hota Hai
Jab Pyaar Kisise Hota Hai is an Indian Hindi-language romantic film released in 1998. Directed by Deepak Sareen and written by Honey Irani, the film stars Salman Khan as womaniser Sooraj and Twinkle Khanna as his first real love. Aditya Narayan plays Khan’s previously unknown son. The film is inspired by the acclaimed 1980 novel Man, Woman and Child by Erich Segal.
Phir Milenge is a 2004 Indian drama film starring Shilpa Shetty, Abhishek Bachchan and Salman Khan. The film is directed by Revathi. The film touched on the subject of AIDS. It is inspired by the American film Philadelphia. The film was critically acclaimed and is remembered for Shilpa Shetty’s career best performance which fetched her several award nominations including Filmfare Award nomination.
Saawan… The Love Season is a 2006 Indian Hindi-language romance film directed by Saawan Kumar, starring Saloni Aswani, Kapil Jhaveri, Ranjeet, Prem Chopra and Salman Khan amongst others in pivotal roles. The title of the film was named after the director Saawan Kumar. This movie has many similarities with Angelina Jolie’s 2002 starrer – Life or something like it; even though there hasn’t been any confirmation whether it was based on the latter.
Baabul is a 2006 Indian Hindi-language drama film, directed by Ravi Chopra. The movie stars Amitabh Bachchan, Hema Malini, Salman Khan, John Abraham and Rani Mukerji. The movie celebrates B. R. Chopra’s 50 years in cinema. The movie was praised for the bond shown between Salman Khan and Amitabh Bachchan, though it was declared a flop at the box office.
Saawariya is a 2007 Indian Hindi-language romance film produced and directed by Sanjay Leela Bhansali, based on Fyodor Dostoevsky’s 1848 short story “White Nights”,
Co-produced by Sony Pictures Entertainment and released on 9 November 2007 it is the first Bollywood film to receive a North American release by a Hollywood studio, Additionally, it is one of the first Bollywood films to be released on Blu-ray Disc. This film would also mark the last film appearance of Zohra Sehgal before her death on 10 July 2014.
The film marks the debut of both the lead actors; Ranbir Kapoor son of actors Rishi Kapoor and Neetu Singh, and Sonam Kapoor, daughter of actor Anil Kapoor.
Saawariya was released during Diwali festival alongside clash competition with Om Shanti Om.
Marigold (also known as Marigold: An Adventure in India) is a 2007 romantic musical comedy about an American actress who begins a personal transformation and becomes enamored with India as she experiences Bollywood firsthand. Director Willard Carroll intended the film to bridge “the gap between Indian and American cinema.”
Bodyguard is a 2011 Indian Hindi-language romantic action comedy film film co- written and directed by Siddique. It is a remake of the director’s own 2010 Mollywood film of the same name starring Dileep and Nayantara. The film was produced by Atul Agnihotri and Alvira Khan Agnihotri.It features Salman Khan and Kareena Kapoor in the lead roles, with Aditya Pancholi in a special appearance and Karisma Kapoor in a voice role. It also stars Raj Babbar, Mahesh Manjrekar and Hazel Keech in supporting roles. The film’s first look and theatrical trailer was unveiled on 21 July 2011. Bodyguard was released in 3250 theatres worldwide.
The film broke many records upon its release. Within the first day of its release, it went on to become the highest opening day grosser as well as the biggest grosser ever for a single day up until then. The film set another box office record, netting ₹1.03 billion (US$14 million) in its first week, thus becoming the highest opening week grossing Bollywood film until then. The film became a major commercial success with a worldwide gross of ₹2.34 billion (US$33 million).
Ek Tha Tiger
Ek Tha Tiger is a 2012 Indian Hindi-language action thriller film directed and co-written by Kabir Khan, and produced by Aditya Chopra. It is the first installment in the Tiger franchise and the first installment of YRF’s Spy Universe. The film contains an ensemble cast, which stars Salman Khan and Katrina Kaif. It also features Ranvir Shorey, Girish Karnad, Roshan Seth, and Gavie Chahal.The film follows Tiger (Salman Khan), an Indian spy tasked with recovering information before it is gained by Pakistan, but is sidetracked after falling in love with Zoya (Kaif), a girl with a dark secret.
Ek Tha Tiger is the third collaboration between Kabir Khan and Yash Raj Films, after he directed Kabul Express (2006) and New York (2009). The film’s production was extensive; the script underwent several re-writes, and production was delayed for a number of years prior to commencing in 2011. Ek Tha Tiger was filmed primarily in India, as well as in Turkey, Ireland, Cuba, and Thailand, and was initially scheduled for release in June 2012. Its music was primarily composed by Sohail Sen, and the film was released on August 15, 2012.The film received generally mixed reviews, with praise for its action, music, and performances of its leads, while there was some criticism for its inconsistent tone. It set numerous box-office records during its theatrical run, grossing ₹320 crore (US$45 million) worldwide. It is the highest-grossing Indian film of 2012, and the 25th highest-grossing Indian film of all time, unadjusted for inflation. It also set the record for highest-grossing domestic opening weekend with ₹57.9 crore (US$8.1 million), a record it held for three years. The film received six People’s Choice Award nominations, and won five, including for Best Film, Best Actor and Best Actress for Khan and Kaif. It also won for Best Special Effects at the 14th IIFA Awards.
A sequel, Tiger Zinda Hai, was released on 22 December 2017.
Dabangg 2 is a 2012 Indian Hindi-language action comedy film co-produced (with Malaika Arora) and directed by Arbaaz Khan in his directorial debut. Its story is set in Kanpur and written by Dilip Shukla. Dabangg 2 serves as a sequel to the 2010 film Dabangg and is the second part in the highly successful Dabangg franchise. It stars Salman Khan, Sonakshi Sinha, Arbaaz Khan, Mahie Gill and Vinod Khanna reprising their roles from Dabangg, with Prakash Raj playing the antagonist replacing Sonu Sood. The supporting cast includes Nikitin Dheer, Gireesh Sahdev, Pankaj Tripathi, Manoj Pahwa and Deepak Dobriyal, with Manoj Joshi and Tinnu Anand appearing in cameo roles.
The development of Dabangg 2 commenced after the release of Dabangg. Abhinav Kashyap, who directed Dabangg, refused to direct the film citing unknown reasons; following this, Arbaaz Khan decided to make his directorial debut. Filming for Dabangg 2 began on 9 March 2012 in Mumbai.
Dabangg 2 theatrically released in India on 21 December 2012 during the Christmases festival. It earned ₹583 million (US$8.2 million) nett in India within three days of its release to break the record of Ek Tha Tiger, another film featuring Salman Khan. Dabangg 2 grossed over ₹2.52 billion (US$35 million) at the worldwide box office, becoming the second highest-grossing Bollywood film of 2012 behind Ek Tha Tiger, and one of the highest-grossing Indian films of all time. The film acculumated ₹1.55 billion (US$22 million) nett and was termed a “blockbuster” by Box Office India. The third film in the franchise, Dabangg 3, was released in December 2019.
Dabangg 3 is a 2019 Indian Hindi-language action comedy film directed by Prabhu Deva and co-produced by Salman Khan and Arbaaz Khan under their respective banners of Salman Khan Films and Arbaaz Khan Productions. The film serves as a prequel-cum-sequel to the 2010 film Dabangg and 2012 film Dabangg 2, and is the third installment of the Dabangg film series. The screenplay of the film is written by Salman Khan, Prabhu Deva, and Alok Upadhyaye. The story, written by Salman Khan, is set in the state of Madhya Pradesh. The film features Salman Khan, Sonakshi Sinha,and Arbaaz Khan reprising their roles from the previous film, along with Sudeep as the antagonist and Saiee Manjrekar in her Bollywood debut.Set after the events of Dabangg 2, the film showcases Chulbul Pandey’s origin as a police officer, after his encounter with an old rival named Bali Singh refreshes his memory.
Along with dubbed versions in Kannada, Tamil and Telugu languages, the film was theatrically released in India on 20 December 2019. It opened to mixed reviews from critics who praised Khan and Sudeep’s performances while others found it formulaic and weaker as compared to the prequels. At the box office, the film’s collections were further affected by the CAA protests, making it the second lowest-grossing film in the franchise.
Chori Chori Chupke Chupke
Chori Chori Chupke Chupke is a 2001 Indian Hindi-language romantic drama film directed by Abbas–Mustan, starring Salman Khan, Rani Mukerji and Preity Zinta. The music is composed by Anu Malik and lyrics are penned by Sameer. Telling the story of a married couple hiring a young prostitute as a surrogate mother, the film generated controversy during its release for dealing with the taboo issue of surrogate childbirth in India.
Chori Chori Chupke Chupke was to premiere in December 2000 but was delayed several months when producer Nazim Rizvi and financier Bharat Shah were arrested and the Central Bureau of Investigation seized the film’s prints on the suspicion that the production had been funded by Chhota Shakeel of the Mumbai underworld. The film was released in March 2001 to a wide audience and emerged a commercial success, becoming one of the highest-grossing films of 2001 in India. Critical praise was directed at Zinta’s performance as a prostitute-turned-surrogate mother. At the 47th Filmfare Awards, Zinta received the film’s only nomination, in the Best Supporting Actress category. The film has often been associated with surrogacy in Indian popular culture.
Tere Naam is a 2003 Indian Hindi-language romantic drama film directed by Satish Kaushik. Written by Bala and Jainendra Jain, the film stars Salman Khan and Bhumika Chawla in her Bollywood film debut. The film is a remake of Bala’s own Tamil film Sethu (1999).The film was based on a real-life incident of a friend of Bala’s, who had fallen in love, lost his mind and ended up at a mental asylum.Tere Naam was released on 15 August 2003. Khan was praised for his portrayal of Radhe Mohan and the role is widely considered to be his best performance till date. Tere Naam was nominated for a total of 24 Awards, winning 7 of them, including 8 Filmfare Award nominations. In 2011 Kaushik announced a sequel to Tere Naam, thus he is currently working on the script.
Radhe : Your Most Wanted Bhai is a 2021 Indian Hindi-language action film directed by Prabhu Deva, produced by Salman Khan, Sohail Khan, Atul Agnihotri and Zee Studios. The core plot of the film is based on the 2017 Korean film The Outlaws. The film stars Salman Khan, Disha Patani, Randeep Hooda and Jackie Shroff. The film was announced in October 2019; production on the film began in November 2019 and ended in October 2020.