Lagaan is a special movie. The Aamir Khan starter movie went on to not just win many awards in the Indian media circuit but even get in the race to the Oscars. It was based on a very unusual, unconventional idea conceived by Ashutosh Gowariker that struck a chord with millions of people.
The movie was released on June 15 2001 along with another sensational movie Gadar. Lagaan in no time became massive and a historic one. On the movie’s 20th anniversary #MyLagaan was trending on social media. Many social media users shared their experience of watching this movie and how it has left an impact on their lives over the period of time.
Even Indian team cricketers have shared their #MyLagaan memories as well, which makes it even more special.
Trivia about Lagaan
Lagaan was the third movie after Mother India and Salaam Bombay to get a nomination to the Oscars.
It was the first movie to be produced under the banner of Aamir Khan Productions
Lagaan is a timeless classic, a sports epic with Aamir Khan ‘Bhuvan’ as the lead. The superlative performances by the ensemble cast and soulful tracks by A.R.Rahman made it a melodious memory for all.
Aamir Khan is currently working on his upcoming movie Laal Singh Chaddha. The movie has been delayed due to the current pandemic.