Trivia for ITTEFAQ
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- Shah Rukh Khan pays tribute to Yash Chopra
- Sidharth Malhotra announced it will be an adaptation from the 1969 film
- Sidharth Malhotra works with Akshaye Khanna and Sonakshi Sinha for the first time
- This Film is produced by Red Chillies Entertainment (Shahrukh Khan) and Dharma Productions (Karan Johar)
- Fawad Khan was originally casted to play the role of main protagonist but sidharth replaced him after India/Pakistan differences.
- The shooting of the movie was completed in 50 days non-stop schedule.
- This a remake of Ittefaq (1969), which itself was copied from Signpost to Murder (1964).
- Mandira Bedi appears in a film after a long. Her last known film was Dus Kahaniyaa 2007.
- Shahrukh Khan was about to play the character of Akshay Khanna.But opted out as he busy with Fan 2016 and Raees 2017.
- Remake of Yash Chopra's classic Iteffaq staring Rajesh Khanna and Nanda.B.R Chopra produced the original film whose grandson Abhay Chopra directed the remake.
- directional debut of Abhay Chopra.
- While in making the makers had disclosed that the film would have a different climax from original to keep the suspense alive.
- Akshay Khanna plays investigating officer for the third time earlier being 36 China Town 2006,Aakrosh 2010 and Mom which released few months before Iteffaq.
- Bappi Lahiri's hit song Raat Baaki Baat Baki from Namak Halal 1982 had a re created version as a promotional song.
- The makers of the film had decided that movie will NOT be promoted at any platform.But before the release they promoted it on Digital Media by Requesting to not disclose suspense.
- Rajkumar Rao was to play a doctor in the film but opted out.
- The film got a good opening an did a successful business during first weekend.
- Sidharth Malhotra's second Negative role after Ek Villain!
- Sidharth Malhotra appears to be the real killer.His character is seen goofing the entire police department by framing Sonakshi as the murderer.