The movie is beyond doubt an urban cult. It centers around the unexplored aspects of otherwise daily life which if partaken can bring about significant joy and the realization of sheer being. A coming-of-age ‘Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara’ is a road movie about three friends who have one last trip together before one of them gets married. The three central characters of the film Abhay Deol, Hrithik Roshan and Farhan Akhtar set off to Spain, where they visit some exotic places ever known - Costa Brava, Seville, and Pamplona. Needless to say, the retreat is an experience which changes their course of life.
A joyride with Vinay Phatak and Lara Dutta, ‘Chalo Dilli’ discovers the colours of India as the central characters travel from Jaipur to Delhi. The story is weaved in such a fashion that the audience gets a chance to see both- the large urban conglomerations and the small rural areas that make up our nation.
Even though the movie did not prove to be a commercial success, Ram Gopal Varma’s road movie ‘Daud’ went on to become a cult film. With Sanjay Dutt and Urmila Matondkar in the lead, ‘Daud’ was a thriller with some very sensual songs and impeccable picturization.
Honeymoon Travels Pvt. Ltd.
Coming from the banner of Farhan Akhtar and Ritesh Sidhwani, ‘Honeymoon Travels’ is one road movie to watch out for. The story is about six couples, who are on their honeymoon on the Honeymoon Travels Pvt. Ltd. bus and their trials and tribulations during the four-day journey to Goa is captured brilliantly in the film.
An edge of the seat thriller from Ram Gopal Varma, ‘Road’ had all the ingredients of a typical road movie. Some exceptional performance by Manoj Bajpayee and Vivek Oberoi make ‘Road’ an ultimate adventure movie churned out of RGV’s factory.
Dil Hai Ki Manta Nahi
Here’s a wonderful story of a girl at loose, bumping into a handsome guy and love blossoming on the road! Starring Pooja Bhatt and Aamir Khan, ‘Dil Hai Ki Manta Nahi’ is a great film to watch. The central characters go through various adventures on a journey they embark on together only to find themselves falling more and more in love.
Phas Gaye Re Obama
An interesting set of characters make ‘Phas Gaye Re Obama’ an enjoyable watch. The film is a comedy set against the backdrop of global recession that originated in USA, but the effects of which were felt even to the crooks and mafias of the hinterland.
As the title suggests, the story of this Abhay Deol starrer off beat film unfolds while characters are on the road. ‘Road, Movie’ tells a riveting story of a young man`s journey across the mythic Indian landscape which eventually becomes a life changing odyssey for him.
‘Tashan’ promises breathtaking views of the natural beauties right from the Ganges to Greece forming a backdrop for a typical potboiler starring Akshay Kumar, Kareena and Saif ali Khan in the lead.
If you are looking for unlimited comedy on road – ‘Dhamaal’ is your best bet. The story is about four friends in pursuit of a hidden wealth in Goa. But mayhem strikes when they all reach there at the same time!.