Dil Chahta Hai hit the theatres on 10 August 2001. This means today the film completes 19 years since its release. This film is still significant and considered a cult classic as it was a game-changer when it comes to the perception of friendships. Even after almost 2 decades later, the film still manages to capture the emotions of everyone with its spot-on portrayal of messy relationships, confused ambitions and amazing music!
Here are some of the most memorable moments of the film.
“Hum dost the aur humesha rahenge.”
“Dad zindagi me cheque sign karne ke alava bhi bohot kuch hai.”
“Is ret ko jitna apne hath me band karne ki koshish kare, ye utni hi hath se nikal jaati hai.”
“Haan main..magar woh..suno toh! Tumhe toh- lekin main- kabse ke..”
Farhan Akhtar debuted as a director through this film. On the occasion of it’s 19th anniversary, he posted on his Instagram handle with the caption, “#19YearsOfDCH 19 years later, Akash, Sid aur Sameer dost the, hai aur hamesha rahenge.. Here’s to the moments that stayed with us, just like their friendship.”
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19 years later, Akash, Sid aur Sameer dost the, hai aur hamesha rahenge.. Here’s to the moments that stayed with us, just like their friendship. @_aamirkhan #AkshayeKhanna #SaifAliKhan @realpz #DimpleKapadia @sonalikul @samanthasirohi @suchipillai @jaduakhtar @shankarehsaanloy @ritesh_sid @excelmovies
The fresh content, offbeat subjects and unique cinematic treatment of the film makes it watchable and relevant for all age groups and especially the youth. So take some time off and celebrate friendship by watching ‘Dil Chahta Hai’ today!