Top 10 Romantic Characters: Female

In Hindi films, we have epitomised romance and romantic heroines. Think of Hindi films minus the heroines clad in chiffon saris and Lata Mangeshkar’s melodious voice. It wouldn’t be the same, would it be? Would you have returned home bedazzled by the charm of the heroine and buy the latest poster to stick it on your walls? Every Indian man has wanted, at some point of time or the other in his life, to marry an actress – and that my friend could be ascribed only to the romantic films. In the second part of the twin post, we look at the top 10 female romantic character portrayals in Hindi cinema.Continue reading “Top 10 Romantic Characters: Female”

Top 10 Romantic Characters: Male

In Hindi films, we have epitomised romance and romantic heroes. I wonder if any other film industry in the world has made so many love stories or romantic dramas as we have. There are production houses that have taken pride in churning out one love saga after the next. And indeed, actors have become heartthrobs among the opposite sex only through love stories. In a part of the twin post, we look at the top 10 male romantic character portrayals in Hindi cinema.Continue reading “Top 10 Romantic Characters: Male”

THE UNCONVENTIONAL ROMANCES

Bollywood or the Indian Film Industry has never had a dearth of love stories. On the contrary, they find a way out to insert a love angle in almost every movie they make. And who can forget that the most popular Hindi songs are also from the tales of romances. To top everything, love stories are time tested formula for saving many an actor’s career or giving it a thrust.Continue reading “THE UNCONVENTIONAL ROMANCES”