Salman Khan is one of the most loved superstars in Bollywood and his movies have been loved by the audience since forever. The actors classic hit film Hum Aapke Hain Koun..! holds the record for the highest footfalls in Hindi Cinema.
According to Boxofficeindia.com, the 1994 film tops the list by a huge margin with 7,39,62,000 footfalls whereas Baahubali 2 had a footfall of 5,25,22,000.
This is proof of Salman Khan’s massive fandom that spans across decades and continues to grow stronger by the day.
But do you know the fun facts about Hum Aapke Hain Koun’s Box Office and it’s historic success?
Hum Aapke Hain Koun broke Sholay’s 19-year-old record by breaching the 15 crores mark threshold and did a historic business of 71 crores. None of the film was able to do this for so long because the condition of theaters at that time was not so good. Before HAHK’s release Rajshri told exhibitors to renovate their properties if they want to release the film at their properties. It was a family film so it was important for makers to keep the ambiance value in mind. The film was Red Hot among family audience so exhibitors agreed to repair their theaters and released the film. Rest we know is the history.
Also Madhuri Dixit was at peak of her career at that time. Her stardom was even bigger than Salman back in 1994 who was a newbie in the industry. It’s a common knowledge that Madhuri got more remuneration than Salman for Hum Aapke Hain Koun and that’s the proof of her market value and crowd pulling factor.