This 12 months, Ajay Devgn delivered his largest blockbuster ever within the type of Tanhaji: The Unsung Warrior, which is by the way additionally his 100th movie as a number one man. Whereas as an actor he has been delivering hits, superhits and blockbusters at will, his debut as a director wasn’t actually as superior.
On today in the present day, again in 2008, he had lived his ardour of turning right into a director with U Me aur Hum. A heartwarming romantic drama, the movie was additionally particular since actual life couple Ajay Devgn and Kajol had been coming collectively on display another time and that too in a house manufacturing. The movie managed to fetch fairly some consideration for itself on its announcement. Nonetheless, many had been stunned that Ajay Devgn was kick-starting his route profession with a romantic movie, when many of the successes delivered by him over time had been motion entertainers.
Nonetheless, the movie bought made in a lavish means with majority of the taking pictures taking place on a cruise resulting from its setting. Expectedly, it noticed good promotion, advertising and launch for itself. Nonetheless, the opening was nearly common as audiences solely at key multiplexes stepped in to observe the movie, because of which the primary day quantity nearly went previous the 2 crores mark. There have been some jumps over the weekend to lead to round eight crores coming in by Sunday night time. Although elite preferred the movie, it wasn’t sufficient because the lifetime crossed simply 20 crores.
For a movie that was made at a price range of over 25 crores, U Me aur Hum couldn’t recuperate its prices. Impressed by the likes of Hollywood flicks like The Pocket book and 50 First Dates, it was about Ajay Devgn caring for his spouse Kajol for 25 years resulting from latter affected by Alzheimer’s illness. Although the movie did have a number of heartwarming moments and melodic songs as properly, it was means too stylish for the plenty resulting from its refined romance and at occasions miserable moments as properly. For these taking a look at a quintessential Ajay Devgn-Kajol romance, there wasn’t a lot.
Eight years later Ajay went the motion means with Shivaay  and the movie boasted of some never-seen-before motion sequences. Launched on Diwali, the movie went on to enter the 100 Crore Membership.
Joginder Tuteja tweets @tutejajoginder
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