With Valentine’s Day just round the corner, couples must already be busy making plans for their very special day! Ideally, it should be celebrated in privacy without any fuss and feathers. It should be day of falling back in love with your beloved with perfect ease. Have a great time with your lover by cuddling up on the couch with him and watching a great Bollywood Romantic Comedy. Here’s a list of the best Bollywood romantic tales which you can grab this Valentine’s:
1) Dilwale Dulhaniya Le Jayenge
DDLJ is the ultimate romantic movie of Bollywood. A simple hero meets heroine on a Europe trip and fall in love with each other. Raj and Simran are indefinitely the ultimate jodi of Bollywood till day. No matter how many movies come and go, nothing can erase the sizzling on screen chemistry of SRK-Kajol pair from DDLJ. This is one iconic movie. Cute, Charming and Die Hard Romantic!
2) Kuch Kuch Hota Hai
Karon Johar made a sensational Bollywood entry with this directorial venture with this movie. Bringing together Kajol and SRK back on screen with this movie; he made young people believe how every beautiful relationship in the world begins with friendship. Rani Mukherjee played the perfect supporting character. The story spanned over many years but showed how two people who are carved to be together, can fight all odds. Some bonds do last a lifetime, no matter how they begin!
3) Jab We Met
Who doesn’t know the tale of Aditya and Geet. Kareena in her best performance ever as the eccentric, lovable and talkative Geet, gave her audiences one of best Rom-Coms of Bollywood. Shahid Kapoor played the perfect role as the suave Aditya. Two strangers, one train journey, and then it changed all. JBW is fresh, has its share of hilarious and lovable moments. You will never regret watching this one, no matter how many times you have seen this before.
4) Jaane Tu …Ya Jaane Na
A sweet, right out of college romance, JTYJN is a tale of how youngsters often cannot differentiate between love and friendship; and how intertwined are these two. The movie saw a humorous narrative, youthful performances, and fresh music from the maestro Rahman himself. JTYJN is simply told and leave a fuzzy, tender, warm feeling in your heart.
5) Love Aaj Kal
People misjudge this movie when they see this in comparison with Jab We Met. Imtiaz Ali can easily be called the creator of best Bollywood Romances. He knows his characters well. His story telling is beautiful. He makes his movies so endearing that audiences remember them for years. LAK is the story of how love has changed its connotation over the generations. But love can never lose its essence, when life comes calling we run back to our love. Everlasting love is still possible in these times of flimsy and frail relationships. Just feel free and love like there’s no tomorrow.
6) Band Baaja Baarat
This is one coming of age romantic comedy. An obviously loud, zestful and overloaded with color, this movie is about a careerist, pragmatic Delhi girl who meets an unsophisticated boy. They start their business together in wedding planning. And then they fall in love. Things go wrong and in the end it all goes right. This movie is one dhamakedaar masala of an awesome Romantic comedy. Keep the popcorn handy for this one!
7) Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi
From the makers of DDLJ, comes another heart warming love saga. This one is the story of a simple, middle class, regular income earning man who falls in love with his gorgeous and extremely beautiful wife who doesn’t love him. He tries to transform himself into a hunk. This movie has one of SRK’s best performances as the simple Suri-ji. Love doesn’t get swayed by looks or personality. It can be all about just love!
This movie was an exhilarating experience. Ranbir Kapoor giving his best performance till date, this movie is Bollywood’s very own music telling the tale of love and its pain which can transform a person completely. The movie has its moments how the lady love blooms in Ranbir’s company, though she is bound to some other man in marriage. And the best music comes from Ranbir when he suffers the pain of being apart from the woman he loves. Rahman giving one of his career’s best music, this movie is for those who believe in loving the hardcore passionate way.
This is Bollygraph’s little way of paying tribute to few of the best romantic movies audiences would like to watch. So which one are you watching this Valentine’s?