The 90s generation has witnessed some classical Bollywood films over the years. From drama, romance, comedy, patriotism and a lot more has been showcased in the special 90s era. While the world is under Quarantine, let’s take a look at some of the best movies that were released in the 1990s.
Jo Jeeta Wohi Sikandar (1992)
Never give up till the end, the film, Jo Jeeta Wohi Sikandar had a very strong messaging for the audience at that time and it is appropriate today as well. Based on the inter-college sports championship, the film leaves you wondering till the very end. The film has got Aamir Khan, Ayesha Jhulka, Deepak Tijori, Mamik Singh and Pooja Bedi playing the lead roles.
Akshay Kumar had a breakthrough through the film Khiladi. It’s an action thriller in which Akshay Kumar plays the role of Rajveer who is a prankster along with his three friends. The film has got plenty of twists and turns to keep you glued to it till the complete end.
Andaz Apna Apna (1994)
"Teja main hu. Mark Idhar hai", "Crime Master Gogo, Mogambo ka Bhatija", "Do dost ek cup me chay piyenge". These amazing dialogues are still spoken till date and will leave us holding our stomachs due to the excessive laughter. The film had a big star cast in Aamir Khan, Salman Khan, Raveena Tandon, Karisma Kapoor, Paresh Rawal and Shakti Kapoor.
A romantic comedy in which Aamir Khan plays the role of a Tapori (rowdy) along with Jackie Shroff and Urmila Matondkar in the lead roles. The film revolves around the Mumbai movie industry and has a typical Bollywood romantic ending. The film was A.R. Rahman’s debut Hindi film as well.
Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge (1995)
DDLJ had the loveable on-screen couple Shah Rukh Khan and Kajol play the memorable roles of Raj and Simran respectively. Both of them are NRIs and eventually fall in love during a vacation in Europe. Amrish Puri plays the role of a strict father and till the very end doesn’t agree to let Simran go with Raj. Eventually, Amrish Puri agrees to their love and says “Ja Simran ja, jee le apni zindagi”.
The film Border will always be remembered for its anti-war messaging, action scenes and some outstanding performances. The movie depicts the life of the soldiers who stand up to fight for their country every single time. The film is inspired by real-life events.
The film stars an impressive cast of Sunny Deol, Suniel Shetty, Akshaye Khanna, Jackie Shroff, Sudesh Berry, Puneet Issar and Kulbhushan Kharbanda. Tabu, Raakhee, Pooja Bhatt and Sharbani Mukherjee feature in supporting roles.
Chachi 420 (1997)
This comedy film was co-written, produced and directed by Kamal Haasan. He also plays the lead role where he impersonates the role of a female. Kamal Haasan, named Jai in the film does everything to win back over his divorced wife, Tabu who plays the role of Janki. It’s a perfect family entertainer and will make you laugh for a very long time.
Dulhe Raja (1998)
Dulhe Raja mainly revolves around the battle between a Hotel owner (Kader Khan) and a Dhaba owner (Govinda). Kader Khan tries his best to dislodge the dhaba but doesn’t get any success. It’s a hilarious film with good punch lines and completely worth enjoying on any given day of the week.
Kuch Kuch Hota Hai (1998)
A love triangle between Shah Rukh Khan (Rahul), Rani Mukerji (Tina) and Kajol (Anjali), the film Kuch Kuch Hota Hai was a super hit success at the box office in India as well as abroad too. The three key characters get to know each other during their college days but things change aplenty after that. This one’s a good one for romantic lovers.
Hum Saath - Saath Hain (1999)
A family drama, Hum Saath - Saath Hain is a very good example of a film that showcased great family bonding and relationships. It had a good star cast of Salman Khan, Saif Ali Khan, Mohnish Behl, Tabu, Sonali Bendre and Karisma Kapoor.