SAAJAN – the movie that strengthened Sanjay Dutt-Salman Khan's bond

Film actor Sanjay Dutt and Salman Khan’s blockbuster hit movie SAAJAN completed 25 years yesterday.


SAAJAN was a 1991 Bollywood romantic movie starring Sanjay Dutt, Salman Khan and Madhuri Dixit in lead roles and was helmed by director Lawrence D’Souza.

SAAJAN rotates around Aman played by Sanjay Dutt, Akash Verma played by Salman Khan and Pooja Saxena played by Madhuri Dixit. The movie takes you through a beautiful journey of friendship between Orphan, poor and handicapped Aman and the rich wealthy Akash.

The movie also has given Bollywood one of the most iconic friendships – that of Salman Khan and Sanjay Dutt and the career graph of both the actors had changed after this cult movie.

Sanjay Dutt and Salman Khan both were at the peak of their career after SAAJAN. The thick friendship between Sanjay Dutt and Salman Khan that was featured in the film was exactly their real life’s reflection in the film.

The chemistry between the two was the talking point and set a great example for others.

The friendship of Sanjay Dutt and Salman Khan flourished after the movie, and still the friendship between the two is talked about.

Sanjay Dutt was honored with best actor award for his strong performance in the movie along with Madhuri Dixit bagging the best actress award. Salman Khan too had mesmerized everyone with his charm in the movie.

The movie was released on 30th August 1991 & was declared a blockbuster hit as soon as the movie was released.

SAAJAN was also the highest grossing film of the year shattering all box office records of previous movies, and has also established itself as the 5th highest grosser of the 90s decade.

The film still has a cult following because of power packed performances by Sanjay Dutt, Salman Khan and Madhuri Dixit & the music of the film which was given by 90s musical genius Nadeem -Shravan.

The film has given many chartbuster numbers like ‘Dekha Hai Pehli Baar’, ‘Tum Se Milne Ki Tamanna Hai’, ‘Bahut Pyar Karte Hai’, ‘Tu Shayar Hain’ and ‘Jiye to Jiye Kaise’ which are still popular today.

The songs of SAAJAN had created a storm then, and still has its effect on today’s generation because of the mellifluous music and excellent play back singing by all singers.

The movie’s dialogue, screen play, & the story were also very well appreciated. There are chances there could be a sequel of the cult hit soon, which is the greatest news you could hear!

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SAAJAN – the movie that strengthened Sanjay Dutt-Salman Khan's bond

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