Andaz Apna Apna is perhaps a cult comedy at present. However there was a time when Salman Khan tried to delay its capturing. The celebrity who performed one of many male leads – Prem within the Rajkumar Santoshi directorial, spoke about his rapport with co-actor Aamir Khan, whereas lauding his efficiency, in an interview dated 1992.
“Andaz Apna Apna is a hilarious movie. It’s unimaginable, the funniest movie on Indian display ever,” Salman mentioned within the interview, the video of which has been uploaded on YouTube by the channel The E Package deal.
Aamir and Salman’s duo – Amar-Prem have turn out to be a benchmark for his or her histrionics and comedian timing. Salman was all reward for Aamir, as the 2 proceed to stay nice buddies even at present. “Aamir is rattling humorous within the movie. He’s a talkative character and acquired all of the humorous traces. He’s completed his function so effectively. I play a dumb,” he mentioned.
Salman additionally revealed that he intentionally tried to interrupt the movie’s continuity in order that it will get delayed. “The movie is popping out in six months. I’m desperately making an attempt to delay the movie. I’m not giving them dates and harassing them with my damaged leg, I’ve reduce my hair brief. So the continuity is gone,” he shared.
Andaz Apna Apna additionally starred Raveena Tandon and Karisma Kapoor, other than Paresh Rawal, Shakti Kapoor, Viju Khote, Shehzad Khan and others.
Nevertheless, there’s a preferred perception that the lead actors of the movie weren’t on speaking phrases in the course of the movie’s capturing. Clarifying the rumours, director Rajkumar Santoshi, throughout an interview with Rajeev Masand on the movie’s 25 years in 2019 mentioned, “There have been quite a lot of rumours that Aamir and Salman weren’t getting together with one another. However the reality was not that. They had been excellent on the set. Quite the opposite, they had been serving to one another quite a bit. Although we learn new stories a couple of fallout. So many instances, after saying their “Aila-Uima” they used to chortle a lot they would depart the shot. Just like the bomb and bouquet sequence. That’s the type of friendship they’d.”
Santoshi, as a substitute mentioned it was the main girls who had points. “Raveena and Karisma had some pressure. However in the course of the capturing, they had been completely dedicated. They weren’t speaking in the course of the climax shoot. That they had gone to shoot Aatish and whereas returning, they’d some combat on the airport and therefore, they weren’t speaking. So the scene had them tied as much as a pillar. After they wished to inform one thing to one another, they did that by means of me, instance to maintain the rope free as a result of one needed to do a hand motion. I shouted at them to talk to one another straight. Once we had been altering the lighting of the shot, I requested the crew to not open them until the time they don’t discuss to one another,” he revealed.
Andaz Apna Apna was a field workplace flop upon its launch again within the day. However the movie’s TV broadcast, on-line streaming and different codecs grabbed the flowery of the viewers, ultimately declaring it an iconic comedy. The movie, to today, stays essentially the most seen on all mediums, holding an IMDb score of 8.20.
Speaking in regards to the movie’s journey, Santoshi informed Masand, “The distributor was very new that point. And lots of people informed me it’ll be dangerous. However I had dedicated. He launched the movie when neither Aamir or Salman, nor I used to be there within the metropolis. We had been capturing someplace. It was not launched correctly, neither hyped. What sort of a movie it’s, additionally wasn’t promoted effectively. It was totally different from the standard love tales Aamir and Salman would do. Folks had been taking time to soak up and perceive this. That’s why initially it wasn’t a hit. It gained momentum later.”
Over time, there have been a number of stories that the makers are eyeing a sequel or a remake of Andaz Apna Apna, with a number of new actors vying for the lead roles.