You think you know everything about 'Dil Se..', if yes then think again. Below are some facts about Dil Se which are sure to STUN you.
1) 'Dil Se..' was the first Indian film which made a mark on the Box office of the United Kingdom, Interestingly it also made it to the Top 10 List of Hits.
2) Preity Zinta made her Bollywood debut with this movie.
3) 'Dil Se..' is the first and maybe the only Indian movie which had the 7 shades of love. The shades have been mentioned as attraction, infatuation, love, reverence, worship, obsession, and death. SRK went through these shades of love through his character in the film.
4) The movie was appreciated a lot overseas; it made an unbelievable profit of $975,000 and Â£537,930 in the U.S.A and U.K respectively. What was surprising was that this movie failed to entertain the Indian masses.
5) The song 'Chal Chaiya Chaiya' was first offered to Shilpa Shetty who refused to do it due to some personal issues.
6) Another fact about "Chal Chaiyya Chaiyya" was that it also happened to be the opening song of a Hollywood movie called Inside Man (2006) which starred Denzel Washington and Clive Owen.
7) The movie was to be named 'Ladakh - Ek Prem Kahani' before finally settling in for 'Dil Se..'.
8) The movie was first offered to Kajol who refused it due to unavailability of dates after which it went to Manisha Koirala.