K.Asif's 'Mughal-e-Azam' was reportedly inspired by the true story of Mughal prince Salim falling in love with the courtesan Anarkali. Salim battles with his father Emperor Akbar but loses the battle and his lady love
It's the month of love and if you are looking to watch some romantic films, here's our list.
Vijay Anand's 'Guide' dealt with an unusual premise, where a guide falls in love with a unhappily married woman; while she manages to walk out on her marriage, her new relationship becomes complicated and unhappy
Raj Kapoor's 'Bobby' was a teenage love story between Rishi Kapoor and Dimple Kapadia. It was a typical Bollywood story where parents were against the love birds but with lovely songs, the film made for a fun watch
Yash Chopra's 'Silsila' was a bold love story. It made headlines because it had Amitabh, Jaya and Rekha playing the lead roles. Rumour has it that Amitabh and Rekha were having an affair then.
Yash Chopra's 'Lamhe' was another interesting love story with Anil Kapoor playing the male lead and Sridevi in a double role. Anil Kapoor gave a brilliant performance as the conflicted lover
Mansoor Khan's 'Qayamat Se Qayamat Tak' was Aamir Khan's debut film. Despite a sad ending, the film catapulted Aamir Khan to stardom
When rebellion was the order of the day, Aditya Chopra's 'Dilwale Dulhaniya Le Jayenge' had a very different story to tell. Shah Rukh went down to India from London to convince the father of the bride
Pradeep Sarkar's 'Parineeta' was made special with some brilliant acting by Saif and Vidya. Vidya as Lolita and Saif as the intense Shekhar made the film memorable,
Kunal Kohli's 'Hum Tum' might have been 'inspired' by 'When Harry Met Sally' but the film made for a fun watch
Imtiaz Ali's 'Jab We Met' was a simple story with a refreshing take that made the Shahid-Kareena love story different. Let us know your favourite romantic films.