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Vidhu Vinod Chopra is one filmmaker who has elite to pierce opposite a flow. When Bollywood was going gaga over adore stories, he gave us a regretful story set in a backdrop of a Independence transformation in a form of 1942: A Love Story. Just when a visitor called Hrithik Roshan was substantiating his feet in films as a romantic-actor star, Chopra sealed him to play a belligerent in Mission Kashmir. He even gave us a initial blockbuster authorization of Bollywood – Munna Bhai MBBS. He gave us Vidya Balan in Parineeta, and VVC even gave us landmark films like 3 Idiots and PK that forked fingers on some existent stereotypes in society.
A tighten demeanour during Chopra’s filmography will exhibit that any film he constructed or directed, has left on to brush a tip categories during any awards function, with many of his work apropos box bureau hits too. VVC doesn’t not follow a footsteps of banners like Yash Raj Films, Dharma Productions or even Phantom. He knows his approach and has kept his constant assembly bending for years now.
As this nonconformist producer-director turns 65 today, we take a peek during a films he has offering us, and since any one is a present to Bollywood.
Jaane Bhi Do Yaaro
VVC was a partial of this iconic film during a smaller turn though. He was an actor and a prolongation controller in this cult movie.
Producer, director, author – Vidhu Vinod Chopra did mixed jobs in this film, starring actors like Jackie Shroff, Anil Kapoor, Madhuri Dixit, Nana Patekar and Anupam Kher. This film binds belligerent for highlighting a underworld and gangsters, in a backdrop of a normal life in Mumbai.
1942: A Love Story
As pronounced before, this one weaved a supportive adore story with India’s leisure transformation in a background. It was one of Anil Kapoor and Manisha Koirala’s excellent works. And this film was special since it gave us a final tunes stoical by mythological RD Burman. It’s song still echoes in a minds.
Bobby Deol’s best remembered work Kareeb was a honeyed story of intrigue set in a plateau of Himachal Pradesh. Its song was as musical as a adore story.
After his large debut, Hrithik Roshan was perplexing to settle himself as a romantic-action star. But shortly he got stereotyped. Chopra expel him as a Kashmiri immature male who turns a militant, bringing out a grey shades of Hrithik. The actor got a lot of acclaim for his role.
This duration play gave Bollywood one of a many burning actors – Vidya Balan. A story of love, loathing and longing, this was Chopra’s unmitigated regretful film. With song to die for, even Saif Ali Khan and Sanjay Dutt stood out in this strike film.
Munna Bhai MBBS
Only Vidhu Vinod Chopra would consider of casting Sanjay Dutt as a mafiosi with a heart of gold. Munna’s onslaught to turn an MBBS to live a dream of his parents, done this film one of a biggest blockbuster of a time.
Lage Raho Munna Bhai
Sanjay Dutt wowed us once again with a second film in a Munna Bhai franchise. This time, he was training Gandhism, and a aptitude in a stream times. This film became critical as though removing preachy, it explained to a girl since a Gandhian truth was something that can never die.
Chetan Bhagat’s book ‘5 Point Someone’ got a new franchise of life with a Bollywood adaptation. And with actors like Aamir Khan, Sharman Joshi and Madhavan vital their characters to a hilt, it had all a elements of a blockbuster. 3 Idiots not usually brought out in open, all a loopholes in India’s preparation system, though also gave answers to arrange it out, if usually a authorities could move that into practice.
Another one starring Aamir Khan, PK was a spiteful take on blind faith and hurtful self-proclaimed godmen who have done it all a business. And all this from a point-of-view of an alien. What improved approach to demeanour over a ill practices of humans than an extra-terrestrial?
Chopra’s subsequent large film is a untitled Sanjay Dutt biopic, being destined by his tighten crony Rajkumar Hirani. Actor Ranbir Kapoor is personification Dutt’s part. Knowing VVC’s character of films, we can't be any reduction vehement for this one too. He also recently reliable a third film in Munna Bhai series.
Here’s wishing Vidhu Vinod Chopra, a really happy birthday.