Was Silsila movie a hit or flop?

Silsila did not do well at the box office, grossing ₹70 million (US$8.05 million), but has since achieved a cult status among Indian audiences. It launched Shiv Hari as a commercially successful duo, and its songs continue to be remembered and heard in India.

Is Silsila movie a true story?

Silsila is a 1981 Hindi romantic drama film directed by Yash Chopra. The movie is rumoured to have been loosely inspired by the alleged real-life love triangle of its three stars, Amitabh Bachchan, Jaya Bachchan and Rekha. Their alleged love triangle was one of the most talked-about affairs.

Why was Silsila flopped?

One of the reasons why ‘Silsila’ was a flop was that Jaya Bachchan was initially shown as Amitabh Bachchan’s sister-in-law in the film. And, later, those who were so passionately allowed to finally meet.

What is the story of movie Silsila?

Two brothers want to get married on the same day. However, one dies in an accident and leaves his pregnant fiancee behind.
Silsila/Film synopsis

Why did Jaya Bachchan agree to Silsila?

In the end, Jaya had agreed to the desperate request of Yash Chopra and had played the role of Amitabh Bachchan’s wife, starring Rekha as the other woman. With Silsila, one of the most controversial star-cast was achieved.

How old is Amitabh Bachchan now?

79 years (October 11, 1942)
Amitabh Bachchan/Age

Which was Rekha’s last movie?

The 2000s saw her appear in several movies such as Bachke Rehna Re Baba (2005), Kudiyon Ka Zamana Hai (2006), Yatra (2007), Sadiyaan (2010) – all of which were box office disasters. Rekha last appeared in a cameo role in R. Balki’s Shamitabh released in 2015.

What does Silsila mean?

chain
Silsila (Arabic: سِلْسِلَة‎) is an Arabic word meaning chain, link, connection often used in various senses of lineage. In particular, it may be translated as “(religious) order” or “spiritual genealogy” where one Sufi Master transfers his khilfat to his spiritual descendant.

What does silsila mean?

Was Jaya pregnant during Silsila?

This little scene is one of the two in the entire film when Jai speaks to the widow, Radha, and it is the start of their love story. Jaya was three months pregnant at the time. Amitabh did not think that an untested and unconventional location like Ramanagaram was appropriate for a film like Sholay.

Who is Jaya Bachchan’s sister?

Rita Verma
Jaya Bachchan/Sisters

What is age of Aishwarya Rai?

47 years (November 1, 1973)
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan/Age

Why did the movie Silsila not do well?

Rekha stated the film flopped because Jaya Bachchan demanded changes in the script mid way. This altered the original script. Another factor was that Jaya Bachchan’s character initially plays a ‘Bhabhi’ figure to Amitabh. This did not gel with audience.

Who are the actors in the movie Silsila?

Cast overview, first billed only: Amitabh Bachchan Amit Malhotra Shashi Kapoor Sqdr. Leader Shekhar Malhotra Jaya Bachchan Shobha Malhotra Rekha Chandni Sanjeev Kumar Dr. V.K. Anand

What was the box office gross of Silsila?

Silsila did not do well at the box office, grossing ₹70 million (US$8.05 million), but has since achieved a cult status among Indian audiences. It launched Shiv Hari as a commercially successful duo, and its songs continue to be remembered and heard in India.

Which is the best Blu ray for Silsila?

SILSILA remains a landmark in Hindi cinema and enabled Amitabh Bacchan to create an inter generational appeal.The present Blu ray is good, after all in India we hardly find the attitude to please the audience truly. THANKS AMAZON FOR THE FAST DELIVERY.