The maverick has just turned 53 and he looks just awesome. We are talking about none other than Mr. Aamir Khan who has just turned a year younger. Of course, his hunger for good work and his zest for life seem insatiable. Friday Fans pays a tribute to this guy who has completely redefined the meaning of acting. All his movies are worth talking about; but you should not miss these 5 at least.
Jo Jeeta Wohi Sikander
Let’s begin with one of the movies from his chocolate boy days; Jo Jeeta Wohi Sikander. Released in 1992 and directed by Mansoor Khan, this is one of the evergreen classics which gave us major school life goals. A small town ridden with rivalry between three schools and how the hero of the movie grows up through a period of trials and tribulations, this was one of the earlier movies of Aamir Khan which showed the first glimpses of Mr. Khan’s talent.
Dil Chahta Hai
A new age friendship story of three young men left us wondering about our own long-lost friends. Every guy who has left college would find something familiar. This is one of the coolest coming-of-age movies. This is one movie which has impressed us for the next five decades.
Rang de Basanti
When we talk about one of the most defining movies of Aamir Khan, it has to be Rang de Basanti. This meticulously-written movie showed glimpses of brilliance. Aamir Khan, of course stood tall amongst all. A bunch of college goers decide to take matters in their own hands when one of their closest friends die an extremely undignified death. This is one of the few movies which have combined the aspirations of youngsters with politics effortlessly.
Taare Zameen Par
There are some movies which simply stupefy you with their brilliance. You do not know how to react after watching Taare Zameen Par. The story of a dyslexic boy and his relationship with his mentor forms the backbone of the film. But everything in this movie is handled with such sensitivity, that you are left with a heavy but joyous heart at the end.
Considered among the one of the best movies in Bollywood, 3 Idiots was extremely entertaining and also stressed on one of the most critical topics of today: education. Critically adored, 3 Idiots has made us realize that participating in rat race can only make you run, but cannot make you successful.