Deewar Movie: What spice is needed for a film to become a blockbuster? Of course the answer would be the fabric of relationships, clever dialogues, cool action and popular songs. Then what can we say if there is an angry young man in this? Yes, here we are going to talk about a film in which three words like mother, money and father were made a blockbuster. This film got such success that it got included in the list of 25 must watch films of Bollywood. This film had action, emotions, romance, and the world of crime. How could you think of the name of the film? The name of this film is Deewar.
Mother, money and father made the film a blockbuster
I have a mother. My father is a thief. Even today I don’t pick up thrown money. These are three dialogues from the film Deewaar which are fresh in the minds of cinema lovers even after 49 years of the film’s release. These dialogues can often be heard saying to fans. I have a mother, Shashi Kapoor says this dialogue while talking to Amitabh Bachchan. Mera Baap Chor Hai is written on Amitabh Bachchan’s hand in the film during his childhood. Even today I don’t pick up thrown money, Amitabh Bachchan says this dialogue to Iftikhar. In this way, these three dialogues, Amitabh Bachchan’s acting, the relationship between brothers and mother, and the powerful story made this film a blockbuster.
Deewar ran in theaters for 100 weeks, this much was the budget
Deewar starring Amitabh Bachchan, Shashi Kapoor, Neetu Singh, Parveen Babi, Iftikhar, Madan Puri and Nirupa Roy was directed by Yash Chopra. The story of the film was by Salim-Javed. The film was released on January 24, 1975. The film ran in theaters for 100 weeks. The budget of the film was around Rs 1.30 crore while the film collected Rs 7.5 crore at the box office. In this way the film earned six times the budget.
Deewaar remake in Tamil with Rajinikanth
The special thing about Amitabh Bachchan’s Deewar is that Rajinikanth was seen in its Tamil remake six years after the film’s release. Deewar was remade in Tamil with the name ‘Tee’. Rajinikanth and Suman played the characters of Amitabh Bachchan and Shashi Kapoor in the film. The film was directed by R. Krishnamurthy had directed.