Nothing works better than a Bolly flick when it comes to giving an instant boost to your current state of mind. Whether you’ve had a bad day at work, are trying to get over a bad break-up or simply want to unwind, here are our top 10 picks that will always help you be in a happy state.
3 Idiots: A super fun film with a very strong social message told through its protagonist Rancho and his friends, this film was the perfect combination of fun and romance.
Lage Raho Munnabhai: A fun series of a gangster and his sidekick’s encounter with situations that teach them and their opponents a lesson or two in human values, Munnabhai continues to be much-loved till date.
Dil Chahta Hai: Until this film about three friends battling their individual turmoils came around, we could not imagine a Bollywood film speaking the language of the youth. A game changer for generations.
Rockford: The movie chronicles the arrival new student to a strict all-boys Christian boarding school and how he finally settles down, the challenges he encounters. A delightful film on school days.
Jab We Met: A motor-mouth Punjabi girl meets a depressed businessman on a train. While attempting to get him back on board when he alights at a station stop, both are left stranded in the middle of nowhere. What follows is a tale high on fun and romance.
Jo Jeeta Wohi Sikandar: New-age schools, interschool rivalry, dollops of romance-with a completely novel story line, this film continues to be a favourite through generations.
Queen: Kangna Ranaut at her best as a woman finding herself in a journey across the world after being ditched by her fiancee, in Queen, is probably one of the best films we have watched in recent times.
Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara: An ensemble cast, beautiful locations, and a touching storyline, this film had everything to keep watching it time and again.
Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge: That iconic film that redefined romance for generations. Shot in exotic locales, this film firmly established the onscreen pairing of SRK and Kajol as one of the most-loved jodis of all times.
Maine Pyaar Kiya: A demure Bhagyasree and a charming Salman Khan, this film had the nation hooked. Its innocent romance, pigeons carrying love letters upholds the ’80s idea of romance perfectly.