The King is back with Pathaan: Times when Shah Rukh Khan made a blockbuster comeback after delivering flops

 Here’s a look at times when Shah Rukh Khan delivered entertaining hits after flops



Siddharth Anand’s directorial Pathaan is out in cinemas. The film is already raking in rave reviews. Finally, SRK is not just here to rule hearts but also the box office. For those unaware, SRK’s two last films Jab Harry Met Sejal and Zero were big duds.

Kuch Kuch Hota Hai


Karan Johar’s directorial Kuch Kuch Hota Hai will be a classic for the 90s kids. SRK delivered another all-time blockbuster alongside Kajol Devgn and Rani Mukherji. His previous films, like Dil Se and Duplicate, were super flops.


SRK faced a low phase when Hey Ram and Phir Bhi Dil Hai Hindustani tanked. The star bounced back with Yash Raj Film’s Mohabbatein. In the film, SRK played Raj Aaryan.

Kabhi Khushi Kabhi Gham

Before delivering flops like Ashoka and One 2 ka 4, SRK hit the ball out of the park with another family entertainer with Karan Johar’s Kabhi Khushi Kabhi Gham.


SRK’s Hum Tumhare Hai Sanam was an average film. The star bounced back with Devdas alongside Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Madhuri Dixit, and Sanjay Leela Bhansali.

Main Hoon Na

In Yeh Lamhe Judaai Ke, SRK was paired opposite Bollywood actress Raveena Tandon. The film was a disaster. The star moved on to his next with a huge success in Main Hoon Na.

Kabhi Alvida Na Kehna

Paheli was a big flop for SRK. The film also starred Rani Mukerji. SRK returned with Kabhi Alvida Na Kehna also starring Rani Mukerji, Abhishek Bachchan, and Preity Zinta. The film was semi-hit.

My Name Is Khan

SRK featured in Billu with Irrfan Khan and Lara Dutta. For those unaware, the film was a disaster. The star then bounced back with My Name Is Khan co-starring Kajol.

Dear Zindagi

SRK delivered a major flop with Maneesh Sharma’s Fan. The star then bounced back with Gauri Shinde’s Dear Zindagi. The film also starred Alia Bhatt, and it turned out to be semi-hit.