Original press booklet of the cult Hindi comedy Andaz Apna Apna (1994) for sale.
This is an actual surviving old Bollywood pressbook of the 1994 Hindi comedy which featured Aamir Khan, Salman Khan, Raveena Tandon & Karishma Kapoor in lead roles.
Andaz Apna Apna opened with a dismal collection at the box office, but over the years its popularity grew to unimaginable levels, with many rating it as one of the finest comedy films ever made in Indian cinema, catapulting it into cult status today.
Printed and circulated during the original first release of Andaz Apna Apna in 1994, this rare Bollywood old pressbook was distributed to cinema audiences outside movie halls that actually screened the film.
Old Bollywood pressbooks are sometimes also referred to as Bollywood song booklets, story booklets or synopsis booklets. They contain the lyrics of songs from the film and were designed to give theater audiences the chance to sing along while watching their favorite songs on screen.
Rare Bollywood old pressbooks, such as the one featured here for sale provide a summary of the plot of the movie as well as full credits on the last page.
Old Bollywood pressbooks make great small wall hangings when framed and displayed on a wall, as they feature interesting artwork of the film on the cover. This three fold rare Andaz Apna Apna press booklet measures 8.75″ x 6.5″ inches when folded and 8.75″ x 19.75″ inches when opened. It will make a fabulous small wall hanging if framed and displayed.
This rare Bollywood old pressbook features artwork on two sides – i.e. on the front and back respectively. Both artworks are symmetrical in design which gives it a stunning appearance once the booklet is opened.
On the front side of this old Bollywood pressbook, a large still photograph of Aamir Khan is seen at the center surrounded by five small still photographs of Salman Khan from different key scenes of the film. Smaller still photographs of Raveena Tandon & Karishma Kapoor are also seen on the front side of this old Bollywood pressbook. The title of the film features a black and white silhouette caricature of the two lead actors Aamir Khan and Salman Khan.
The back side of this old Bollywood pressbook features the exact same design, only with the characters reversed. A large still photograph of Salman Khan is seen at the center surrounded by five small still photographs of Aamir Khan from different key scenes of the film. Smaller still photographs of Raveena Tandon & Karishma Kapoor are also seen on the back side of this old Bollywood pressbook. The title of the film features a black and white silhouette caricature of the two lead actors Aamir Khan and Salman Khan.
Characters from the film such as Amar, Prem, Teja and Crime Master Gogo have achieved cult fan following, leading to the creation of many dedicated groups and fan clubs on social networks. Songs from the film such as “Do Mastanae,” “Dil Karta Hai,” “Ye Raat Aur Ye Doori” and “Ello Ello” are fondly remembered till today.
Andaz Apna Apna (Everyone Has Their Own Style) is a 1994 Bollywood comedy film directed by Rajkumar Santoshi, starring Aamir Khan, Salman Khan, Raveena Tandon, Karisma Kapoor and Paresh Rawal in the lead roles.