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80 8 10
Total Votes: 23
Release Date 13 January, 1995
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Budget ₹6 crores
Box Office India ₹26 crores
Box Office Worldwide ₹44 crores
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Karan and Arjun reincarnate in the different parts of the country. But the faith of their previous mother brings them together in order to avenge their own deaths in previous lives. Will they be able to avenge it?
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Day-wise Box Office Collections

First Day₹0.80 crores
First Weekend₹2.24 crores
First Week₹4.28 crores
Second Week₹3.44 crores
Third Week₹2.85 crores
Lifetime India (net)₹26 crores
Worldwide Gross₹44 crores
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True Adj Domestic Net ₹288.6 (
) crores
True Adj Worldwide Gross ₹488.4 (
) crores

Movie Reception

Karan Arjun is one of the popular films of Indian cinema and it is an evergreen hit movie. The film gained an excellent response from the audience which appeared in huge numbers in the theatres to support the movie. Karan Arjun collected an excellent amount in the first week and showed a decent drop in the next few weeks.

It turned out to be the second highest grosser of the year 1995 and took the level of Indian cinema to a new height. Not only the film grossed an excellent amount in the domestic market but also collected a huge sum of money in the overseas. If it were released today, it would earn over Rs. 180 crores in the theatres and its worldwide collection would easily surpass the mark of Rs. 300 crores mark.

Full Cast & Characters

Salman KhanKaran Singh/Ajay
Shahrukh KhanArjun Singh/Vijay
RakheeDurga Singh
KajolSonia Saxena
Mamta KulkarniBindiya Singh
Amrish PuriThakur Durjan Singh
RanjeetSonia's Father
Johnny LeverLinghaiyya
Aashif SheikhSuraj Singh
Ashok SarafMunshiji
Jack GaudShamsher Singh
ArjunNahar Singh
Dinesh HingooPestonji

Fun Facts & Triva

  • Earlier, the title of the film was decided as "Kayaant".
  • The filmmakers decided to cast Ajay Devgn for the role of Karan but later Salman Khan got that role.
  • It is the first movie of Salman Khan and Shahrukh Kahn on screen together.
  • Juhi Chawla was the first choice for the character of Sonia in the movie.
  • Karishma Kapoor was offered the role in the film, but following the rejection by her it was played by Mamta Kulkarni.
  • Hrithik Roshan helped his father, Rakesh Roshan as the assistant director for the film.
  • It is the only film of Salman Khan with the director, Rakesh Roshan.
  • Aamir Khan was approached for the role in the movie. He liked the role but it did not suit his acting style which led him to reject the offer.