SRK and Kajol reunite for extravagant and action-packed ‘Dilwale’ trailer
There’s chemistry, and then there’s Shah Rukh Khan and Kajol, whose on-screen romance all but taught a generation how to love. The couple reunites for the first time since 2010’s My Name is Khan (and only the sixth time ever) in the highly-anticipated trailer for Rohit Shetty’s Dilwale.
The opening of the trailer evokes memories of classic SRK-Kajol fare, such as the twinkling sarod instrumental of DDLJ and spectacular scenery and colors as in “Suraj Hua Maddham” from Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham.
For the most part, these scenes occur in isolation and are likely flashbacks or songs, with the couple reuniting in the present after 15 years apart (actually it’s 15 years, 4 months, and 10 days — as Shah Rukh reminds us before our hearts explode). Why they separated is a mystery, but not without its drama; it’s teased at the end of the trailer when he tells her never to show her face again. Read more…