He is remembered as the 'King of Romance.' is always alive in all of ours memories through his movies. He started his career way back in 1973 and even died while directing his last film Jab Tak Hai Jaan in 2012.
Today we take a look at ten such films of his career which gave us the true meaning of love.
Though the director started his career before but it was only in Waqt that he got the recognition he was hounding for. He received his first Best Director Filmfare Award for the same. “Waqt” explored the concept of an ensemble cast that followed up in the Indian film industry.
2. Kabhi Kabhie
'Kabhi Kabhie' is a cute love story for many generations, directed by Chopra. It was again a multi-starrer film, released in 1976 with superstars and in the lead. The story was one of the highest grossing movies of that year.
Yash Chopra went through a hard time when many of his films flopped at the box office. Chandni came as a whiff of fresh air for the YRF Banner. It stars
, Sridevi, and
. The movie also won a National Award in Best Popular Film category.
4. Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge
DDLJ is a movie that still runs in a theater near you. This is a story that does keep Yash Chopra fresh in people's memory. Raj & Simran is a Jodi that people admire. It was also a wide overseas success.
5. Dil To Pagal Hai
1997 YRF came up with another exciting project, Dil To Pagal Hai. A musical journey enchanting a love triangle among
, SRK, and
. It gave a new angle to love and friendship.
6. Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi
The film gave the industry a talented actress in the form of
. The story was a new element in the ongoing industry. Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi saw the struggle of a man to woo his wife.
Veer-Zaara saw Yash Chopra back in the director seat after the success of Dil Toh Pagal Hai. It was a story showing how love has no boundary. It star
Shah Rukh Khan
as Veer and Zaara.
The movie brought together the two superstars of Hindi Cinema, Amitabh Bachchan, and Shah Rukh Khan. The film captured four beautiful love stories, in their college, Gurukul. The films also saw
to name a few.
Bachna Ae Haseeno
Another ensemble cast movie from the YRF banner, Bachna Ae Haseeno touched the heart of the youths. It stars
in the lead.
10. Jab Tak Hai Jaan
This film is the most specific one on this list, as this was the last film, Yash Chopra was working upon before he died. Jab Tak Hai Jaan saw coming together of three actors, SRK, Anushka, and in a well made a love story.