- 2 hr 34 min
Dilwale is a romantic action-comedy movie that was released in 2015. The film stars Shah Rukh Khan, Kajol, Varun Dhawan, and Kriti Sanon in the lead roles. It is directed by Rohit Shetty and produced by Gauri Khan. The movie is about two rival gangs, Randhir Bakshi (Vinod Khanna) and Malik (Kabir Bedi), who have been enemies for more than 15 years. Raj (Shah Rukh Khan) is the younger brother of Randhir Bakshi, who falls in love with Meera (Kajol), who is the younger sister of Malik. The two fall deeply in love, but their families are enemies, and their love faces several obstacles. While their families do not agree to their marriage, they still decide to run away and get married. Years later, Raj and Meera have three children and run a successful garage in Goa. The eldest son, Veer (Varun Dhawan), falls in love with Ishita (Kriti Sanon), who is the sister of an underworld don. Contrary to their families, Veer and Ishita decide to follow their hearts and get married. The plot thickens with the arrival of Raj's past, as a man named King (Boman Irani) comes to Goa to take revenge on Raj. King has a dark history with Raj, and their past collides with their present. The movie is beautifully shot with picturesque locations like Iceland and Bulgaria. It has breathtaking action sequences, emotional moments, and light-hearted comedy that keeps the audiences thoroughly entertained. The chemistry between Shah Rukh Khan and Kajol is the highlight of the film, as the two actors who have worked in several movies before share a magnetic bond that translates onto the screen. The music of Dilwale has been composed by Pritam, and the iconic song, "Gerua," sung by Arijit Singh and Antara Mitra, became an instant hit. Other popular tracks from the movie include "Janam Janam," "Tukur Tukur," and "Manma Emotion Jaage." Dilwale was one of the biggest releases of 2015 and received mixed reviews from critics. However, it was a commercial success, grossing over 394 crores worldwide. The movie's theme is all about love, friendship, and family values with a message that it takes only one person to bring two warring families together. It also breaks the notions of stereotyping and shows how love can prevail even during tough times. In conclusion, Dilwale is a feel-good movie that has action, romance, comedy, and drama, which caters to all audiences. It is a perfect watch for families who want to enjoy a movie together or for fans who love the iconic onscreen couple, Shah Rukh Khan, and Kajol. Dilwale is a wholesome entertainer that leaves you with a smile on your face.