Devdas Poster

Release Date: July 12th, 2002

DVD Release Date: April 22nd, 2003

Not Yet Rated|3 hr 1 min

Plot Summary
Devdas (Shahrukh Khan) makes his way back home to India after spending 10 years studying in London. He plans to marry Paro (Aishwarya Rai), his childhood best friend, but his parents (Vijay Crishna, Smita Jaykar) do not want Devdas to marry her. They believe that Paro's family, who descend from a line of dancers, is of a lower class than their own. Eventually, Paro marries another man, and the despondent Devdas descends into life-threatening alcoholism.

Cast: Shah Rukh Khan, Madhuri Dixit, Aishwarya Rai, Jackie Shroff, Kiron Kher, Vijayendra Ghatge, Ananya Khare, Smita Jaykar

Director: Sanjay Leela Bhansali

Genres: Drama, Romance

Keywords: Emotional, Fall, Quest, Brooding, Transformation, Marriage, Son, Daughter, London, Family


Nominated Film Not in the English Language
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2002)