‘Kapoor & Sons’ most identifiable film of Dharma Productions: Karan Johar
Mumbai, March 16 (IANS) Filmmaker Karan Johar, known for delivering family blockbusters like “Kuch Kuch Hota Hai” and “Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham…”, says his forthcoming production “Kapoor & Sons” is the most identifiable film of his home banner Dharma Productions.
Karan, who was present at an event here to unveil his limited edition jewellery line with Mumbai-based jewellery label Gehna, said: “‘Kapoor & Sons’ is a very beautiful film. I have specified it to everybody that this film is the most identifiable film of Dharma Productions. It is special to all of us.
“I think it has a different perspective on family. Whoever you are, you will identify and see yourself in the film.”
“Kapoor & Sons” sees the return of director Shakun Batra, who had previously directed the Imran Khan-Kareena Kapoor-starrer “Ek Main Aur Ekk Tu” which fared average at the box office.
The movie catches the on-and-off bond between characters essayed by Sidharth Malhotra and Fawad Khan, who play siblings. Rajat Kapoor and Ratna Pathak Shah play their parents, while Alia Bhatt’s character gets involved with the family and the brothers at different points of the story. Veteran actor Rishi Kapoor plays old Mr. Kapoor in the movie, which is releasing on Friday.