Shah Rukh Khan turned a year older today (November 2). The actor is all delighted to celebrate his as Shah Rukh has had a hard month in his personal life, with his son Aryan Khan being arrested by the NCB in connection with the cruise drugs bust case. SRK endured countless restless nights during a legal battle that lasted over three weeks and saw Aryan imprisoned at Mumbai’s Arthur Road Jail.
On the note of SRK’s Birthday, Checkout these 6 films that have always given us hope and strength at different times in our lives.
1 Veer Zaara
Yash Raj’s period romantic drama ‘Veer Zaara’ will still make you cry, even after watching it over years, The 2004 released film directed by Yash Raj ‘Veer Zaara’ is an absolute masterpiece and a classic to remember and cherish for many many years to come. Shah Rukh as Veer in the film is very intense and touching. Every Character in Veer-Zaara is impactful. Kiron Kher, Rani Mukherjee, and Preity Zinta make the film pretty realistic. The monologues written by Aditya Chopra make the characters’ on-screen effect everlasting. Last but not the least, the music of the film is incredible with eternal heart-touching tracks.
2 My Name Is Khan
Shah Rukh & Kajol’s iconic Jodi made a comeback after years with Karan Johar’s ‘My Name Is Khan’. The film is the story of Rizwan (Shah Rukh), a man with Asperger’s syndrome, who marries Mandira (Kajol). When unfortunate events unfold after the twin tower attacks, he embarks on a journey to change people’s perception of his community. With relatable characters and an appreciable story, the film is totally a masterpiece of Indian cinema and When it comes to Shah Rukh Khan nothing to say for his impressable acting in this movie is as it is beyond your expectations.
Ashutosh Gowariker directed the film, Swades is one of the highly appreciated films from SRK’s kitty. Swades is inspired by the story of Aravinda Pillalamarri and Ravi Kuchimanchi the NRI couple who returned to India and developed the pedal power generator to light remote, off-the-grid village schools. SRK has acted really well after a long time, and there is a naive yet charming idealism underpinning the movie. With a fantastic human story, Swades is a cult-classic priceless film with accurate music by A R Rahman.
4 Kal Ho Na Ho
Dharma Productions one of the best films ‘Kal Ho Na Ho’ is still the most solid and adequate film in the industry. SRK, Preity Zinta, and Saif Ali Khan starrer romantic comedy-drama is still close to every SRK fan’s heart. SRK as Aman again proved that he is the king of romance. The film has provided its 100% reliability in all the fields from acting to the script, cast, dialogues, and music. Overall the film is an awesome emotional fully loaded movie with all elements – Love, Friendship, Family, and Life.
5 Dear Zindagi
Though Shah Rukh was not a lead actor in Alia Bhatt starring ‘Dear Zindagi’ but I am sure, one must have re-watched the film only for Dr. Jug’s Phylosiphical and most evoked character. Shah Rukh Khan has certainly won our hearts all over again with his charm, wit, and sensibility in ‘Dear Zindagi.’ The character’s valuable advises to Alia Bhatt’s character in the movie that we could also implement in our lives. Gauri Shinde’s directorial ‘Dear Zindagi’ is about a story of a girl Kaira (Alia Bhatt), who suffers Insomnia due to career pressure and relationship downturns, visits Dr. Jehangir, a psychologist, who uses unconventional methods to treat her. The film is really inspiring and it tells you the true meaning of life.
6 Chak De! India
Yash Raj Chopra produced sports genre film Chak De! India is a story of Kabir Khan (Shah Rukh Khan), a former hockey star, who is tainted as someone who betrayed his country. However, he later became the coach of the Indian women’s national hockey team and proved his loyalty to the nation by winning the World Cup. Not only a sports drama but Chak De! India is also an outmost patriotic film with an amazing script. Shah Rukh’s intriguing acting as Kabir Khan is phenomenal and praise-worthy. SRK’s Kabir Khan character is by far his finest and most nuanced performance till date.”Sattar minute, Sattar minute hai tumhare paas”. Shah Rukh Khan’s iconic lines from Chak De! India is remembered to date. The expressions, the patriotic feeling, and of course, Shah Rukh Khan makes the monologue the heart of Chak De! India. Directed by Shimit Amin, Chak De! India is one of the hit films from Shah Rukh’s career.