Chief Subhash Ghai had arranged an aggressive war film with three of the greatest Bollywood hotshots — Dilip Kumar, Amitabh Bachchan and Shah Rukh Khan — however he needed to hold it. The chief said he had even a title for the film, which was to be called Mother Land. “In 2003, I needed to begin a war film called Mother Land, where I had thrown Dilip Kumar, Amitabh Bachchan and Shah Rukh Khan. The content was prepared and three tunes were additionally recorded, yet at last Shah Rukh retreated,” Ghai says in a PTI meet.
The movie producer, who has already worked with Shah Rukh in the 1997 hit film Pardes, said the whiz needed a performance saint venture in those days and subsequently the fantasy task couldn’t go on floors. “He (Shah Rukh) felt there are such a large number of characters in the film. He needed to do a performance legend film at that point, however mine was definitely not. It was an account of Dilip saab, Amitabh Bachchan, Shah Rukh. On my list of things to get were likewise Aishwarya Rai, Priety Zinta and Mahima Chaudhry for the film yet that is predetermination,” he says. Mother Land did not take off but rather there was another film, called Shikhar, that Ghai had intended to make with Shah Rukh. Be that as it may, that likewise got retired, in this manner bringing forth Pardes.