In a delightful treat for Bollywood fans, the much-loved Hrithik Roshan and Preity Zinta starrer “Koi Mil Gaya” is all set to make a grand return to the big screen on its 20-year anniversary. Directed by the talented Rakesh Roshan, the film was originally released on August 8, 2003, and won hearts with its heartwarming storyline and memorable performances.
As part of the film’s 20-year celebrations, the re-release will take place in 30 cities across the country, promising a nostalgic trip down memory lane for movie enthusiasts. Although originally released in 450 screens, this time the release will be tight, but the prints can increase based on the demand, as we saw with the successful re-releases of other Bollywood classics in recent times.
“Koi Mil Gaya” tells the endearing story of Rohit, a developmentally delayed young man portrayed by Hrithik Roshan, who befriends an adorable alien named Jadoo. The film beautifully showcases Rohit’s journey of love and friendship with Nisha, played by the charming Preity Zinta, and how he receives special powers from the benevolent alien, which he later passes on to his son, Krrish.
The immense success of “Koi Mil Gaya” paved the way for a series of blockbuster sequels, starting with “Krrish” in 2006, where Hrithik Roshan reprised his role as the superhero Krrish, alongside the talented Priyanka Chopra. The movie captivated audiences with its thrilling storyline and epic face-off with the villainous Dr. Siddhant Arya, played brilliantly by Naseeruddin Shah.
The visionary director Rakesh Roshan is now actively working on the fourth installment of the popular franchise, “Krrish 4.” In a recent interview, he shared his excitement about the upcoming project and emphasized the challenge of competing with international superhero films. Roshan is committed to delivering a high-quality production that combines strong content with innovative ideas, making it a must-watch for audiences worldwide.
As we eagerly await the release of “Krrish 4” in 2024, let’s relish the opportunity to witness the magic of “Koi Mil Gaya” once again on the silver screen. This re-release promises to be a cinematic celebration of a timeless Bollywood classic that continues to inspire and entertain generations of moviegoers.
So mark your calendars for August 4, as “Koi Mil Gaya” returns to cinemas, offering an unforgettable movie experience filled with love, friendship, and the thrill of a heartwarming superhero journey. Grab your popcorn and get ready to be transported into a world of wonder and joy, as the iconic movie lights up the silver screens across the country. Don’t miss this chance to relive the magic of “Koi Mil Gaya” with your loved ones and create new memories that will last a lifetime.