Bollywood has exemplified friendship through some of its films, giving us some real memorable tales, filled with laughter and emotion on the theme. Let’s take a look at the best among them:
1.) Sholay (1975)
This list is incomplete without mentioning the movie Sholay! Even today, Jai and Veeru are the perfect example of true friends who stand next to each other no matter what! Have you sung “Yeh dosti hum nahi todenge” with your besties yet?
2.) Dil Chahta Hai (2001)
The film that ushered in the road-trip theme to showcase a journey between friends. Sid, Akash, and Sam gave all guys new bro goals, and gave Bollywood some of its most memorable scenes and dialogues.
3.) Munna Bhai Franchise (2003)
Munna and Circuit’s friendship and loyalty to each other have become part of Indian folklore. The lengths that Circuit goes to for Munna personifies the adage, “a fiend in need is a friend in deed”, and their undying love for each other never fails to draw laughs and tears in equal measure no matter how many times we see their movies.
4.) Rang De Basanti (2006)
There are some friends who mean so much to us that we say we would do anything for them. But could you, put your life at stake for Friendship? Rang De Basanti, produced and directed by Rakesh Omprakash Mehra, starring Aamir Khan in the lead role is a movie which tells the story of a group of friends who raise their voice against injustice for the sake of their friend. The team puts their life at stake and fights bravely against the system. It is a group’s fight for freedom all over again- in the contemporary times.
5.) Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara (2011)
Three school best friends meet up for a bachelor trip to Spain before one of them ties the knot. Farhan Akhtar, Hrithik Roshan and Abhay Deol have three different professions and lifestyle, yet the best of friends. They too have their insecurities and are not the perfect friends. But, in their journey, they will teach you how to have fun and dig their past. It is also great to see how the friends have each other’s back despite their differences in the past. A feel-good film with some good acting, great storyline and amazing songs.
6.) 3 Idiots (2011)
Two friends who set out to find their third idiot and on the way reminisce their good old engineering days. It is a film packed with emotion, drama, comedy, bromance and romance. In all respects, one that will keep you and your friends entertained.
7.) Veere Di Wedding (2018)
Whosoever feels girls cannot be best friends needs to see this film. It celebrates the bond of four girl besties who stand next to each other in every situation and most importantly, without judging anyone!