Remembering Yash Chopra: 5 masterpieces by the King of Romance


 | Updated: Sep 28, 2020, 06:35 PM IST

The pioneer of romantic films in Bollywood, Yash Chopra redefined drama and romance onscreen. In his career spanning five decades, he gave us a string of hit romantic films

From 'Silsila' to 'Veer Zara': Look back at the best movies given by the King of Romance.


'Silsila' is undoubtedly one of the best movie given by Yash Chopra. Over the years, still their no movie that can over take the cherisma of 80's hit. This film stars Amitabh Bachchan along with Jaya Bachchan, Rekha, and Sanjeev Kumar. This movie was the last film where Rekha and Amitabh Bachchan was featured together. 


Kabhi Kabhi

Yash Chopra breakthrough movie 'Kabhi Kabhi', the songs, soulful poetries from the movie still holds a special place in out hearts. The film had multiple cast of Amitabh Bachchan, Raakhee, Shashi Kapoor, Waheeda Rehman, Rishi Kapoor, and Nitu Singh. The movie was one of the highest grosser movie in the year 1976.



With Veer-Zara, Yash Chopra made his return to director chair in the year 2004 after seven years of gap, and yet again he gave Bollywood one of the most ununconventional movies. The cross-border love story, which stars Priety Zinta and Shahrukh Khan redefined the true love, and the soul full songs of the film were the cherry on the cake.



In 1993, Yash Chopra delivered anathor masterpiese 'Darr', Physcological romantic film that shows Shah Rukh Khan as a obssesive lover. Chopra created a magic onscreen, where the villain managed to outshine the lead actor. 



Yash Chopra, Rishi Kapoor and Sridevi together gave a masterpiece 'Chandni'. The 1989 hit movie will  always stand out for its story, performances, and soulful songs.