One of the best filmmakers of Bollywood Yash Chopra also popularly called as the King of Romance may no longer be with us; however his movies are very much alive in all our hearts. Let us all take a moment to thank this legendary filmmaker who taught us what love and friendships are all about. Every leading actor of Bollywood had always dreamt of working with him. His movies have always maintained a perfect balance of Indian traditions and young, carefree love. Today, as we celebrate his 85th birthday anniversary, it is only fair that we jog down the memory lane and bring to you the top 5 romantic movies. These movies are etched strongly in every die-hard romantic’s mind. If you want to recreate the magical love that Yash Chopra showed on screen in your personal life, just watch these 5 movies with your loved one.
Kabhie Kabhie was one of the best romantic movies of its time. This love story will always remain timeless and people of this generation also tout it as one of the best. The story is about a love story that pans across generations. This is a must watch with your loved one.
Another blockbuster by Yash Chopra was Chandni starring Sreedevi, Rishi Kapoor and Vinnod Khanna. This movie’s romance earned it great success and popularity. This is about a love that triumphs over every obstacle and hurdle that life throws at the couple. Keep some tissues handy please.
Dil toh Pagal Hai
Now kids of this generation will definitely know about Dil Toh Pagal Hai which was another successful movie by the renowned filmmaker. The story has a love triangle between good friends in the movie Shahrukh Khan and Karishma Kapoor and Madhui Dixit. Pyaar dosti hai does not really work in this one. However, if you believe in soul mates, you must watch this movie.
After a long gap of 7 years, Yash Chopra was back with this commercial hit Veer Zaara starring Shahrukh Khan and Preity Zinta. This is a cross border love story that is sure to make you all welled up.
Jab Tak Hai Jaan
Jab Tak Hai Jaan was Yash Chopra’s last movie before he passed away. Jab Tak Hai Jaan starring Shahrukh Khan, Anushka Sharma and Katrina Kaif is about unconditional love in spite of all the time and geographical gap. And like the name of the movie suggests, it is a story about how two people love each other for as long as they live.
If we have so many good romantic movies, it is all thanks to Yash Chopra. He made even the most clichéd and unrealistic stories look so real that you could relate to it easily.