Romantic love stories are the heart of Bollywood. Over the past century, Bollwood has gained international recognition in the realm of film making by releasing some eternal love stories. Here are the top 16 most romantic Bollywood movies of all time.
Released in 1965, Guide is a movie which had Dev Anand and Waheeda Rehman as its starcast. The movie is about a guide (Raju) who falls in love with a married woman (Rosie).
- Kuch Kuch Hota Hai
A legendary movie which highlighted a love triangle between Rahul (SRK), Anjali (Kajol) and Tina (Rani Mukherjee). Released in 1998, this movie created a trend among college goers and gave a new meaning to friendship and love. Moreover, every teenager of the era learnt “Pyaar Dosti Hai”; there’s no love without friendship!
- Hum Aapke Hai Kaun
If you are a fan of movies released in late 1990s, then you must have watched this movie. An ultimate love story between Prem and Nisha depicting love, sacrifice and family. The songs of the movie are worth listening!
This is a traditional love triangle where best friends, Akash and Aman, fall in love with the same girl Pooja. The love story shows the hindrances which a handicap faces in his life. Some of the most famous romantic songs of all time such as “Dekha Hai Pehli Baar” and “Mera Dil Bhi Kitna Paagal Hai” come from this movie.
A vintage movie with an exceptional love story. Amit, Chandni, Shobha and Dr. V.K. Anand play are the main cast of this movie. Directed by Yash Chopra, this is a once in a lifetime movie which every Bollywood lover must see.
Director Subhas Ghai made a comeback with this movie which had Shah Rukh Khan and Mahima Chaudhary in the lead role. This story depicts that love has no boundaries.
- Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam
A movie with a lovely storyline and some brilliant acting by Salman Khan, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and Ajay Devgan. The chemistry between the cast is an important factor for its success; and its place in this list!
- Namastey London
A love story that started in Punjab and settled in England. The movie showcases the thoughts NRIs have about India and the adorable nature of a simple Punjabi guy.
- Kabhie Kabhie
Another classic romantic movie released in 1976 and directed by Yash Chopra. Even if you are born after 1990s, you will find this movie interesting as it has an exceptional storyline.
A revolution in the realm of romantic movies! Released in 2000, this movie presented a clash between a stricted Gurukul Principal and a student who was rusticated from Gurukul after he fell in love with Principal’s daughter.
- Kaho Na Pyar Hai
One of the biggest blockbuster in Bollywood and the debut movie of Hrithik Roshan and Amisha Patel. This movie has double-role of Hrithik Roshan and some interesting turns and twists.
The legendary love story of Salim and Anarkali is celebrated in this movie. This is, perhaps, the first love story ever made in Bollywood.
- Maine Pyar Kiya
A perfect example of an innocent love story between Salman Khan and Bhagyashree. The movie shows a love story of a couple who have a different social status.
- Qayamat Se Qayamat Tak
Commonly known as the Bollywood version of Romeo and Juliet, this movie is about the innocent love of Raj (Aamir Khan) and Rashmi (Juhi Chawla). Their love story is full of hurdles and in the end, they both die together.
- Aashiqui Series
Aashiqui and Aashiqui 2 are immortal love stories backboned by sensational music. No matter what your date of birth is, you must have listened to the tracks of this series. Every teenager gets mesmerized with these two movies when he/she can relate the lead characters with the significant other.
1.Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge
Talking of romantic movies and missing out DDLJ is like omitting Sachin Tendulkar’s name from the ideal Indian Cricket Team squad. DDLJ is a legendary movie which completed 1000 weeks in December 2014. We all know how Raj met Simran, both discovered their love and hung on to tackle the hurdles that came their way.