Gadar: Ek Prem Katha

2001 film by Anil Sharma

Gadar: Ek Prem Katha (transl.Revolt: A Love Story) is a 2001 Indian Hindi-language period romantic action drama film directed by Anil Sharma and set during the Partition of India in 1947.[4] Loosely based on the life of Boota Singh, the film stars Sunny Deol and Ameesha Patel in lead roles alongside Amrish Puri and Lillete Dubey.[2]

Gadar: Ek Prem Katha
Directed byAnil Sharma
Produced byNittin Keni
Written byShaktiman Talwar
StarringSunny Deol
Ameesha Patel
Amrish Puri
Lilette Dubey
Narrated byOm Puri
Music byUttam Singh
CinematographyNajeeb Khan
Edited byA. D. Dhanashekharan
Keshav Naidu
Arun V. Narvekar
Distributed byZee Telefilms
Release date
  • 15 June 2001 (2001-06-15)
Running time
170 minutes
CountryIndia
LanguageHindi
Budget₹190 million[1]
Box officeest. ₹1.33 billion[2][3]

This film had a global cinema release on 15 June 2001, opposite Ashutosh Gowariker's sports drama Lagaan starring Aamir Khan and Gracy Singh.[5] This film was a blockbuster and was the highest-grossing Indian film of all time.[6] Gadar: Ek Prem Katha is the second most-watched Hindi film in India since the 1990s.[7]

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  1. Shubhra Gupta. "Blockbuster bucks trend". The Hindu Business Line. Retrieved 20 August 2001.
  2. 2.0 2.1 "Gadar - Ek Prem Katha - Movie - Box Office India". 17 July 2016. Archived from the original on 17 July 2016. Cite error: Invalid <ref> tag; name "BOI Gadar" defined multiple times with different content
  3. Anupama Chopra (31 December 2001). "Historic break - Society & The Arts News - Issue Date: Dec 31, 2001". India Today. Retrieved 12 February 2021.
  4. Shubhra Gupta. "Blockbuster bucks trend". The Hindu Business Line. Retrieved 20 August 2001.
  5. "Gadar - Ek Prem Katha - Movie - Box Office India". boxofficeindia.com.
  6. "The Biggest Blockbusters Ever In Hindi Cinema". Box Office India. Archived from the original on 21 October 2013. Retrieved 4 October 2012.
  7. "Bahubali 2 Is The Biggest Hindi Blockbuster This Century - Box Office India". www.boxofficeindia.com.