Friendship day came into existence by the budding greeting card industry in Europe. Recently the growth of this holiday tradition grows exponentially with help of social networking sites and movie culture. Friendship day is celebrated on August 5th every year all across the world. This day is dedicated to all those friends who stood up for you in your difficult times and never left your side. Bollywood industry has been celebrating this day since forever. Bollywood industry has made sure that it gives people major friendship goals by making epic Friendship themed movies. In order to make this year’s Friendship Day more special for you peeps, we have a surprise for you. We have gathered a list of most iconic Friendship themed movies in the last century, which you can binge watch with your buddies.
3 Idiots (2009)
This is often regarded as the one the most iconic friendship movie ever made in Bollywood. It is directed by Rajkumar Hirani and produced by Vinod Chopra Films. The film depicts a friendship between 3 students from an Indian engineering college. 3 Idiots represent the satire of peer pressure that is present in our education system.
Dil Chahta Hai (2001)
Dil Chahta Hai which literally translate to ‘What the heart wants’. It is 2001 comedy-drama film directed by Farhan Akhtar and starring Aamir Khan, Saif Ali Khan, Akshaye Khanna, Preity Zinta, Sonali Kulkarni, and Dimple Kapadia. The plot of the movie is set on three childhood friends and their transition in their respective lives. It has such a wonderful shoot location with a decent plot line that it attained a cult status over the past years.
Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara (2011)
Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara is launched just completes its glories 7 years of success. It is directed by Zoya Akhtar and produced by Farhan Akhtar and Ritesh Sidhwani. The film’s plotline shows an incredible journey of three friends; Arjun, Kabir, and Imraan, who have been inseparable since childhood. They went on a vacation to Spain to cool off corporate lifestyle and enjoy their life.
Rang De Basanti (2006)
Rang De Basanti is an Indian drama film directed by Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra and co-written by Rensil D’Silva and Aamir Khan. The film is quite famous and well praised in the industry for its strong screenplay and dialogues. The plot of this movie revolves around the fact that a British documentary filmmaker has come to the country for her movie. She decided to make a movie based on the diary entries of her grandmother on Freedom movement in India.
Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani (2013)
Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani is a romantic-drama movie, directed by Ayan Mukerji and produced by Karan Johar. It stars Deepika Padukone and Ranbir Kapoor in lead roles. Also, both Aditya Roy Kapur and Kalki Koechlin play supporting roles. The story of the movie depicts how an introverted girl’s life changed after going to an accidental trip with her school friends in the snow.