“Old is Gold” is a famous quotation that we all have heard. The movies of the 90s are those gold ones which are still shining in this scenario. They are the leading ones that nobody can forget. Though it is very hard to discriminate which are the best movies of that time, here are some of those who are still ruling over our hearts.
1. ‘Ghayal’ (1990)
The finest action and thriller film directed by
and produced by the legend ‘’. The evergreen actor
and the gorgeous 'Meenakshi Sheshadri' are in the lead roles. This movie of 1990 got the “Best Movie” Filmfare award in its name and also Sunny Deol won the National Award for his brilliant performance.
2. ‘Dil’ (1990)
The film having the great combination of romance and comedy still provides the entertainment to the people. The best music brings the people to the world of romanticism. The legend
, the beautiful
, the best personality
are in the lead roles.
It is one of the classic films of Yash Raj Productions in which
falls in love with ‘
’ and after her death, he again falls in love with Sridevi’s daughter. Thus it is a complex romantic drama having the best supporting actors including
and Anupam Kher. Lamhe also won the “Best Movie” Filmfare award.
4. ‘Jo Jeeta Wohi Sikandar’ (1992)
The best motion directed by
which focuses on the fact that “if anyone has courage to do anything to get success, then nothing can stop him from winning”. This movie is appreciated highly because of its song “Pehla Nasha” which was choreographed by
. The soft and heart touching music by ‘Jatin-Lalit’ provides peace and excellent feeling to the audience. The lead actors Aamir Khan and
, Marmik Singh,
and played their roles so nicely that they won the hearts of the people. This romantic drama also won the “Best Movie” Filmfare award.
5. ‘Hum Hain Rahi Pyar Ke’ (1993)
Hum Hain Rahi Pyar Ke, directed by
is a good family entertainment movie and an out and out comedy. The picture is not original as it has some scenes from sources like ‘Adventure is babysitting’. The lead role played by Aamir Khan and
who after the release of the movie got Filmfare Best Actress Award. The movie got a huge appreciation for its heart touching music especially the title song i.e.” “Hum Hain Rahi Pyaar Ke, Chalna Apna Kaam”.
6. ‘Hum Aapke Hain Kaun’ (1994)
Hum Aapke Hain Kaun is a lovable and emotional family drama directed by
. This movie has fourteen songs in total, and it became the first movie in the Indian film industry to collect one billion rupees from the box office. The film beautifully described the North Indian culture of the wedding. The music by Raam Lakshman is good. The movie having in its lead roles
and Madhuri Dixit won five Filmfare awards that consisted of best film, best director and best actress.
Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge
One of the super hit movies of the 90s directed by
. The most famous onscreen romantic couple i.e.
Shah Rukh Khan
made it a great success. The role of Raj and Simran are beautifully played by Shah Rukh Khan and Kajol respectively.
is considered to be the best supporting actor who played the role of Simran’s father. The song “Tujhe Dekha To” was highly appreciated for which
got the Filmfare award for the best playback male. The film collected in total ten Filmfare awards for the best movie, the best director, the best actor, the best actress, the best supporting actress, the best performance in the comic role, the best lyricist, the best screenplay, and the best dialogue.
The typical romantic drama directed by
shows the feeling of love between a taxi driver and a rich girl. The important thing about the film is that it is the first ever movie which showed the “smooching scene”. Aamir Khan and
are in the lead roles. Raja Hindustani won awards for its music and acting. It collected 763.4 million around the world.
9. ‘Border’ (1997)
Border is a film about the sacrifice and contribution of our army soldiers during the war to save our country. This movie directed by J.P. Dutta shows the Indo-Pakistani war of 1971. The movie got famous because of the performance of the actors which include Sunny Deol,
as the lead actors.
’ are in the supporting roles whose acting left the people weeping. Its song “Sandeshe Aate Hain” touched the audience deeply.
Kuch Kuch Hota Hai
’s “Kuch Kuch Hota Hai”, starring Shah Rukh Khan, Kajol and
is a love triangle story which had left the audience spellbound. The most romantic onscreen couple Shah Rukh and Kajol had made this movie a great successful blockbuster during the 90s. The music by Jatin-Lalit got huge attention from youngsters which ultimately gave this movie many Filmfare awards.
The era of the 90s is considered to be the golden period of Bollywood because it has given a lot of inspiring stories, beautiful and heart touching songs, meaningful scripts, and pure romance.