Not Rated | | Action, Drama, History
A sixteenth century love story about a marriage of alliance that gave birth to true love between a great Mughal emperor, Akbar, and a Rajput princess, Jodha.
Due to the amount of money spent on the costumes and sets, the budget of the film, which was initially 370 million Rs. increased to 400 million Rs.
Jalaluddin Mohammad Akbar:
I don't understand?
Jodhaa Bai: No, you don't! You know how to wage war and conquer. But do not know how to rule.
Jalaluddin Mohammad Akbar: What did you say?
Jodhaa Bai: That you have only conquered me, but not won my heart yet... you should have at least tried to know what really happened. But the...
Potatoes are native to the Americas. The scene in which the vegetables are kept ready for Jodha's cooking shows potatoes. The film is set in second half of 16th century when potatoes had just reached Europe and potatoes were introduced in India much later.
In the opening credits, "Jodha" is written in Hindi, while "Akbar" is written in Urdu language.
£365,785 (UK) (17 February 2008)
$3,440,718 (USA) (13 April 2008)
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