Bhageshree refused to do any kissing scenes for the film as she was from a very conservative family and her father only allowed her to wear Chudidars it was the first time in her life that she had won Jeans and one piece dress.
The film was dubbed in English as When love calls in was the biggest hit in the Caribbean market at Guyana and also dominated the box-office collections at Trinidad and Tobago.It was also dubbed as Te Amo in Spanish.
Nutan wasn't keen that her son Monish Bahl playing a villain in Maine Pyar Kiya as he had played non villainous roles earlier.she was in good terms with the Barjatya's and asked if Monish could fit in other role but they assured her that Monish's character will be remembered for long and that was exactly a turning point for him.
After Salman Khan signed the film he recommend Monish Bahl's name to Barjatya's ,also asked Monish Bahl to go and try his luck and then was no looking back for him as he became one of the hated villains of 90s.,Pervin Dastur was picked from and English play by Sooraj Barjatya.
Mohnish Bahl whose acting career as a hero wasn't' taking off hence he had decided to quit acting at learn flying he also go the license in flying but when good friend Salman Khan got the lead role for the film he recommended his name to Rajshri productions and asked him to audition for the role and the rest was history.
Salman Khan being a new comer that time wasn't given much respect on the sets by assistants.As the scene would complete nobody would also pull a chair for him.Salman Khan then told Mohnish Behl that a day will come when the chair will come automatically to him.
When Salman Khan and Mohnish Behl had to to see the film in theater's.Chandini was celebrating 25 weeks and Mohnish Behl felt that Maine Pyar Kiya wont work alongside long running Chandini.But when the film started people started throwing coins on screen and Mohnish Behl said that Salman Khan's stardom has begun.
Maine Pyar Kiya released one and a half year after success of Qayamat Se Qayamat Tak 1988 and people felt that Aamir Khan and Salman Khan are brother's but later Salman Khan cleared the confusion in a interview.
SoorajjBarjatya tested Shabina Dutt for the lead actress role. Shabina Dutt failed the screen test and Sooraj Barjatya asked her if she could suggest any actor for the lead.She suggested Salman Khan with whom, she had done an ad film.
Until Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge came along in 1995, MPK held the record for the maximum Filmfare Awards, winning seven out of 13 nominations. DDLJ took over with 10 wins. The record is currently held by Black, with 11 wins.
The Rajshree Productions always made small budget films, then about 5 years before Maine Pyar Kiya, in 1983/84. Tarachand Bharjatya, had launched a big film at that time, which. was. tittled. Aadmi Bhool Jata Hai, to. be directed. by. Ram Govind and the film had Rajesh Khanna Tina Munium & Padmini Kolhapure. But the idea was droped and the Rajshree's decided to on making small budjet film until MPK came and they made big films.
Deepak Tijori claimed that Sooraj Barjatya signed him for the film but later dropped him for Salman Khan. Deepak said Sooraj had to pick between a performer, which was him, or a good looker which was Salman. Sooraj picked Salman over Deepak due to his handsome looks. Deepak mentioned that Sooraj said he could train Salman to act, but couldn't do anything with Deepak's non hero looks.
At the 35th Filmfare Awards held in 1990, it received seven Filmfare Awards from thirteen nominations, including wins for Best Film, Best Music Director, Best Male Debut, Best Female Debut, Best Music Director, Best Male Playback Singer and Best Lyricist.
Laxmikanth Berde made his debut in Hindi films but he was already a star in Marathi films his Marathi fans created a poster for the film saying Lakshya Hindii Mein which means Lakshya now in Hindi films.
Sooraj Barjatya had improved the sound system of many cinema halls before the release of the film from Dolby sound to 4 track stereo sound.Sholay 1975 was the last film before Maine Pyar Kiya where in the sound system of cinema halls were changed for last time.
Rhytum House a popular music store in Bombay would display its ten best selling audio cassettes on the showroom display in the history of Hindi cinema it was the first time that the audio cassettes of same film were on display number 1 & 2 first being songs of the film and second being film's dialog.