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Release Date 27 October, 2000
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Budget ₹19 crores
Box Office India ₹42 crores
Box Office Worldwide ₹90 crores
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This is a story of a war between Narayan Shankar and Raj Aryan, a battle between love and fear. Narayan Shankar is the head of the most prestigious institution in India, Gurukul. He is an autocratic disciplinarian following three rules in his life, namely tradition, discipline, and honor. Raj Aryan is a teacher in that Gurukul, teaching music and spreading the love. One day 3 youngsters, Vicky, Sameer, and Karan, enter the gates of Gurukul and form a very strong bond. A place where fun and laughter is frowned upon, they take the risk and break open the gates of Gurukul by falling in love. Thus begins a battle between Narayan and Aryan, where one is against the love and hence against those 3 students. And the other preaches love and helps the 3 youngsters to follow their hearts. Who will finally win the battle, Love or Fear?

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Day-wise Box Office Collections

First Day₹1.19 crores
First Weekend₹3.54 crores
First Week₹7.62 crores
Second Week₹6.52 crores
Third Week₹5.54 crores
Lifetime India (net)₹42 crores
Worldwide Gross₹90 crores
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True Adj Domestic Net ₹304.5 (
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True Adj Worldwide Gross ₹652.5 (
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Movie Reception

Mohabbatein is one of the popular films of Indian film industry. On its opening day, showed its strong performance and announced to remain strong in its lifetime. With a powerful performance on the first weekend and the weekdays, it collected over Rs. 7 crores at the box office.

The drop of the film in the second week was less than 20% and it earned over Rs. 6 crores. This sequence continued even in the third week and its total earning crossed the mark of Rs. 19 crores.

Due to its successful journey in the theatres, the film became the second-highest Hindi grosser of 2000. Even in the overseas, Mohabbatein remained strong and turned out to be the highest worldwide grosser of 2000.

Full Cast & Characters

Shah Rukh KhanRaj Aryan Malhotra
Amitabh BachchanNarayan Shankar
Aishwarya Rai BachchanMegha Shankar
Jimmy ShergillKaran Chaudhary
Jugal HansrajSameer Sharma
Rohan MehraYoung Sameer Sharma
Uday ChopraVikram "Vicky" Oberoi/Kapoor
Shamita ShettyIshika Dhanraj
Kim SharmaSanjana
Preeti JhangianiKiran
Amrish PuriKiran's father-in-law
Shefali ShahKiran's sister-in-law
Parzan DasturAyush, Nandini's son
Saurabh ShuklaSanjana's father
Anupam Kherkake
Archana Puran SinghPreeto
HelenMiss Monica
Sindhu TolaniIshika's Friend
Geeta KapoorDancing Lady

Fun Facts & Triva

  • SRK's name in this film is inspired by his son Aryan.
  • He agreed to do this film without even going through the script.
  • This role was first offered to Aamir Khan.
  • Sridevi was about to play a prominent character which was later canceled.
  • The role of Ishika & Sanjana was first offered to Karishma Kapoor & Kajol.
  • Amitabh Bachchan himself approached Yash Chopra for this film.
  • Karan Johar was Amitabh's costume designer for this film.
  • The role played by Preeti Jhangiani was first offered to Sameera Reddy.
  • This was Shamita Shetty's debut film.

Official Trailer