Happy Birthday Yash Johar!

Yash Johar—the man who made his own brand of cinema through 'Dharma Productions'. His legacy has been carried forward by son Karan Johar—who in every sense of the word, continued with the larger-than-life character portrayal, lavish sets and exotic foreign locales in their form of cinema. On his birthday, let's take a look at some of his famous films, which set a benchmark of filmmakers to follow:

Sep 06, 2014, 13:32 PM IST
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Yash Johar—the man who made his own brand of cinema through 'Dharma Productions'. His legacy has been carried forward by son Karan Johar—who in every sense of the word, continued with the larger-than-life character portrayal, lavish sets and exotic foreign locales in their form of cinema. On his birthday, let's take a look at some of his famous films, which set a benchmark of filmmakers to follow:

Dostana (1981)

The film was his first as a producer and went on to become a huge success at the Box Office.

Yash Johar—the man who made his own brand of cinema through 'Dharma Productions'. His legacy has been carried forward by son Karan Johar—who in every sense of the word, continued with the larger-than-life character portrayal, lavish sets and exotic foreign locales in their form of cinema. On his birthday, let's take a look at some of his famous films, which set a benchmark of filmmakers to follow: Dostana (1981) The film was his first as a producer and went on to become a huge success at the Box Office.

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This Amitabh Bachchan starrer created ripples and proved why Bachchan is considered to be the original 'angry young man' of Bollywood

This Amitabh Bachchan starrer created ripples and proved why Bachchan is considered to be the original 'angry young man' of Bollywood

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Yash Johar's 'Hum' had an ensemble cast of Amitabh Bachchan, Rajinikanth, Govinda, Kimi Katkar, Shilpa Shirodkar, Deepa Sahi, Danny Denzongpa, Anupam Kher and Kader Khan.

Yash Johar's 'Hum' had an ensemble cast of Amitabh Bachchan, Rajinikanth, Govinda, Kimi Katkar, Shilpa Shirodkar, Deepa Sahi, Danny Denzongpa, Anupam Kher and Kader Khan.

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This crime thriller was a huge Box Office success and presented the unusual pairing of Sridevi and Sanjay Dutt on screen for the first time.

This crime thriller was a huge Box Office success and presented the unusual pairing of Sridevi and Sanjay Dutt on screen for the first time.

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The Shah Rukh Khan starrer action comedy did average business at the BO window, but was loved for his comic timing and songs.

The Shah Rukh Khan starrer action comedy did average business at the BO window, but was loved for his comic timing and songs.

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Yash Johar's most successful film, was directed by none other than son Karan Johar, and gave Indian cinema it's most romantic on screen couple—Shah Rukh Khan and Kajol. It won all the awards that year and is still loved by the audiences of all age groups.

 

 

Yash Johar's most successful film, was directed by none other than son Karan Johar, and gave Indian cinema it's most romantic on screen couple—Shah Rukh Khan and Kajol. It won all the awards that year and is still loved by the audiences of all age groups.    

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This Yash Johar produced venture became one of the most commercially hit film of all times. This film had an ensemble cast of Amitabh Bachchan, Jaya Bachchan, Shah Rukh Khan, Kajol, Hrithik Roshan and Kareena Kapoor.

This Yash Johar produced venture became one of the most commercially hit film of all times. This film had an ensemble cast of Amitabh Bachchan, Jaya Bachchan, Shah Rukh Khan, Kajol, Hrithik Roshan and Kareena Kapoor.

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This romantic drama was directed by Nikhil Advani, and was declared as a blockbuster hit in India and overseas as well. The music was loved by all and the film went on win two National Film Awards and seven Filmfare Awards that year.

Compiled By--Ritika Handoo

This romantic drama was directed by Nikhil Advani, and was declared as a blockbuster hit in India and overseas as well. The music was loved by all and the film went on win two National Film Awards and seven Filmfare Awards that year. Compiled By--Ritika Handoo

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