The Indian film industry has to its credits some of the best visionaries. They have given the audience films that are heart-wrenching, spine-chilling, inspirational and more. These directors have been successful in evoking these out of anyone. One filmmaker who needs to be mentioned is Karan Johar. Karan Johar movies changed the landscape of Bollywood for its freshness and the younger gen related to his films and characters. Let’s go through some of the ace director’s films that became immensely popular and were some of the highest grossing Bollywood films.
Kuch Kuch Hota Hai
The directorial debut of Karan Johar is still remembered even today. Kuch Kuch Hota Hai released on 16th October, 1998 and it instantly became a blockbuster hit. The film starred Kajol, Shah Rukh Khan, Rani Mukherjee and Salman Khan, what more could any Bollywood fan ask for? This romantic-comedy was the perfect start for the filmmaker who went on to make more blockbuster films then on.
Kabhi Khushi Kabi Gham
This 2001 film had all the big actors that Bollywood film industry boasts of. It had Shah Rukh Khan, Kajol, Kareena Kapoor, Hrithik Roshan, Amitabh Bachchan, Rani Mukherjee and Jaya Bachchan. A family drama that even after 16 years is still remembered fondly, Kabhi Khushi Kabhi Gham is a must-watch.
Kal Ho Na Ho
With a deeply emotional story-line, Kal Ho Na Ho was a love-triangle that would leave you in splits but will also make you cry. The story of Naina (Preity Zinta), Aman (Shah rukh Khan) and Rohit Patel (Saif Ali Khan) will keep you hooked throughout. The film though was directed by Nikhil Advani who was a debutant at that time, it had Karan Johar written all over it. Co-written and produced by Karan Johar, this film will always remain special for any Bollywood movie fan.