Rehnaa Hai Tere Dil Mein (2001)
Director: Gautham Menon | Stars: Madhavan, Saif Ali Khan, Dia Mirza,Vrajesh Hirjee
It is a beautiful movie where the girl mistakes the boy(Madhavan) for a boy who is likely to be a potential bridegroom. The mistake soon turns into a beautiful romantic tale with super cute Madhavan sweeping away our hearts with his charm. The melodious songs in the movie need a special mention which are evergreen hits even today that will make a way straight to your heart.
Jab we Met (2007)
Director: Imtiaz Ali | Stars: Shahid Kapoor, Kareena Kapoor Khan, Tarun Arora, Dara Singh
It is romantic comedy where a Punjabi girl meets a depressed businessman and makes him experience the joy of living life to the fullest and seizing the moment. Kareena’s flawless performance as a carefree and free spirited girl sets the screen on fire with her expressions and spot on dialogues. Needless to say, the sizzling chemistry between Kareena and Shahid is like a cherry on the cake. The movie deserves an applaud for it’s story writing and screenplay. It is definitely one of my favorite movie of all times.
Director: Shaad Ali | Stars: Vivek Oberoi, Rani Mukerji, Shah Rukh Khan,Tabu
This movie is about the couple( Rani and Vivek) who elopes to get married and set a home for themselves. The movie highlights the problems and difficulties that they face while doing so and how they succeed in crossing those hurdles. Although the movie plot is set around a simple story, it is beautifully pictured and the songs in the movie give ultimate solace to your soul.
Dil Toh Pagal Hai (1997)
Director: Yash Chopra | Stars: Shah Rukh Khan, Madhuri Dixit, Karisma Kapoor, Akshay Kumar
The story revolves around three people who are passionate about music and dance and want to make it big. It takes you on a journey of different emotions through tales of friendship and love. The perfect onscreen couple, Sharukh and Madhuri add all the stardom and charm to the movie. Amazing dance and songs that make you groove with quirky tunes , this movie should definitely be in the must watch list.
Jaane Tu…Ya Jaane Na(2008)
Director: Abbas Tyrewala | Stars: Imran Khan, Genelia D’Souza, Manjari Phadnis, Ayaz Khan
The movie revolves around two best friends who are on the look out for love. They decide to find each other their true love without realizing that they are madly in love with each other. The movie plot does seem repeated but the comic timing, peppy dance numbers and the cute chemistry between the lead actors( Imrana and Genelia) make the movie a must watch which will simply make you smile and feel happy.
Director: Kunal Kohli | Stars: Saif Ali Khan, Rani Mukerji, Kiron Kher, Rati Agnihotri
This movie revolves around the lead actors( Rani and Saif) involved in the battle of the sexes. Each remind the other why they are better than the opposite sex and end up becoming good companions over a period of time whenever they bumped into each other. The film is said to be somewhat inspired by the famous Hollywood movie ‘Harry met Sally’. I still remember the animated characters that popped up in every ten minutes in the movie. They were my favorite characters in the movie.
Director: Yash Chopra | Stars: Shah Rukh Khan, Preity Zinta, Rani Mukerji,Kiron Kher
A lovely masterpiece by Yash Chopra. When you talk about romantic movies, you cannot go through the lists without his name been mentioned. It’s a beautiful love story between An Indian Pilot and a Pakistani girl who belongs to a wealthy political family. The hurdles they go through only makes their love stronger . What follows through is Sharukh(Indian Pilot) mistaken for a spy in Pakistan and is unable to meet his love. The heart touching music and die hard romance might make you cry till the end of the movie.(If you happen to be the sensitive types)
Kal Ho Naa Ho(2003)
Director: Nikkhil Advani | Stars: Preity Zinta, Shah Rukh Khan, Saif Ali Khan,Jaya Bhaduri
The movie revolves around a love triangle where the two boys are in love with the same girl but the girl(Preity) ends up falling in love with Sharukh, who has brought happiness into her life and loves her family. Things go topsy-turvy when she discovers that Sharukh is already married to someone else. Completely heartbroken, she finds solace in Saif Ali Khan’s arms until a shocking truth is revealed to her. The movie encompasses a beautiful journey called life with all mixed emotions that humans go through including love, sacrifice and happiness.
Wishing you all a very happy valentine’s day. Do watch the movies and let me know if there is any other movie that needs to be added to the list. Till then, keep spreading love and peace each day. Cheers!