1997 - HINDI - MOVIE
Kishorilal wants an Indian bride for his westernised son. He gets him engaged to Ganga, his friend's daughter, and brings her to USA. But she shares a deeper bond with Arjun, Kishorilal's foster son. Pardes is a 1997 Indian Hindi-language Drama Musical film featuring Shah Rukh Khan, Amrish Puri, Mahima Chaudhry, Apurva Agnihotri, Alok Nath, Himani Shivpuri and Ruhshad Nariman Daruwalla. Michael Jacobs Productions in association with Touchstone Television. were the production houses involved in the project along with executive producer(s) Subhash Ghai and Bharat S Shah. Pardes is written by Subhash Ghai, Neeraj Pathak and Javed Siddiqui and it is directed by Subhash Ghai. Mukta Arts acquired the distribution rights for the motion picture. Pardes was released on 8th December 1997 and takes a screen time of 191 mins. The movie made a box office gross of ₹22 crore. Cinematography was done by Kabir Lal and editing by Renu Saluja. The music was composed by Nadeem Akhtar Saifi along with Nadeem-shravan.