Mahesh Bhatt Birthday: Mahesh Bhatt is one of the most recognized Indian film directors, producers and screenwriters. The talented director is known for his huge contribution to the Indian cinema. Arth, Saaransh, Dil Hai Ki Manta Nahi, Sadak, Zakhm, Naam among others are some of his classic films you must watch.
No one can explain Mahesh Bhatt better than himself. Some of his best film stories are his personal ones which are perfect to watch. Cinema is in his blood and his parent’s relationship became a recurring motif in many of his films. However, after the 20th century, Mahesh decided to quit direction and stick to writing and producing. Mahesh Bhatt bagged many awards for his emotional drama films and now he likes it when people recognise him with the name of his daughter and talented actor Alia Bhatt.
On the special occasion of his birthday, here are 5 best films of Mahesh Bhatt you cannot miss:
1. Arth (1982): The emotional drama film features Shabana Azmi, Smita Patil, and Kulbhushan Kharbanda in key roles. The story revolves around a husband who cheats his wife to be with his girlfriend.
2. Saaransh (1984): The award-winning film Saaransh features Anupam Kher who is traumatized by his only son’s sudden demise.
3. Dil Hai Ki Maanta Nhi (1991): The romantic comedy featured Aamir Khan and Pooja Bhatt. The hit film showcases the amazing chemistry between the actors and the role played by Anupam Kher in the film is remembered by fans.
4. Sadak (1991): Sadak is undoubtedly one of his best films. The blockbuster film featured Pooja Bhatt and Sanjay Dutt in the lead. The romantic drama film had a classic storyline and amazing songs. Sadak 2 sequel was released recently in 2020 but the film failed to perform and got negative reviews.
5. Zakhm (1996): The Ajay Devgn starrer was a big hit and the actor got his first National award for this film. The story revolves around 1993 riots.
Watch the trailer of Mahesh Bhatt’s latest film Sadak 2 here: