YASH CHOPRA..The Legend of Bollywood 

Date of Birth: 1932, Lahore
Date of Death: 21 October 2012, Mumbai,

The aspect ..

I always believe that my films should give some hope to the man who comes to watch them for those three hours. If he goes home on an optimistic note, I would feel satisfied at having done my duty“.

Labeled as the eternal romantic and with one of the best musical senses in the business,Yash Chopra is arguably India’s most successful director of romantic films. Although he made action-oriented films like the ever-popular Deewaar (1975), it is in tackling love and its various aspects that he has been at his best.

>> Career Highlights:
Started His Film Career: As an assistant to I. S. Johar, and then for his director-producer brother, Baldev Raj Chopra.
Debut Film:Dhool Ka Phool,1959.
Film Production House: 
In the year 1970 Yash Raj Chopra set up his own film production house Yash Raj Films and Daag (1973) was the first movie under this banner.
Film Career (Filmography) 
Movies directed by Yash Chopra are listed here and include photos and movie posters whenever possible. From Yash Chopra’s studio films, to Yash Chopra’s independent films, the Yash Chopra filmography keeps tabs on all movies by this director….
>>List of Films Directed By Yash Chopra:
  1. Veer-Zaara (2004),

    Train from Jungfrau with Yash Chopra's autograph.

    Train from Jungfrau with Yash Chopra’s autograph. (Photo credit: long_shutter)

  2. Dil To Pagal Hai (1997),
  3. Darr (1993),
  4. Lamhe (1991),
  5. Chandni (1989),
  6. Faasle (1985),
  7. Mashaal (1984),
  8. Silsila (1981),
  9. Kaala Patthar (1979),
  10. Trishul (1978),
  11. Kabhi Kabhie (1976),
  12. Deewar (1975),
  13. Joshila (1973),
  14. Daag (1973),
  15. Ittefaq (1969),
  16. Aadmi Aur Insaan (1969),
  17. Waqt (1965),
  18. Dharmputra (1961),
  19. Dhool Ka Phool (1959)
>> List of Films Produced By Yash Chopra:
  1. Pyaar Impossible (2010),
  2. Rocket Singh:Salesman of the Year (2009),

    Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge

    Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge

  3. Dil Bole Hadippa (2009),
  4. New York (2009),
  5. Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi (2008),
  6. Roadside Romeo (2008),
  7. Bachna Ae Haseeno (2008),
  8. Thoda Pyaar Thoda Magic (2008),
  9. Tashan (2008),
  10. Aaja Nachle (2007),
  11. Laaga Chunari Mein Daag (2007),
  12. Chak De India (2007),
  13. Jhoom Barabar Jhoom (2007),
  14. Ta Ra Rum Pum (2007),
  15. Kabul Express (2006),
  16. Dhoom 2 (2006),
  17. Fanaa (2006),
  18. Neal N Nikki (2005),
  19. Salaam Namaste (2005),
  20. Bunty Aur Babli (2005),
  21. Veer-Zaara (2004),
  22. Dhoom (2004),
  23. Hum Tum (2004),
  24. Saathiya (2002),
  25. Mohabbatein (2000),
  26. Dil To Pagal Hai (1997),
  27. Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge (1995),
  28. Parampara
  29. Yeh Dillagi (1994),
  30. Darr (1993),
  31. Lamhe (1991),
  32. Chandni (1989),
  33. Silsila (1981),
  34. Kaala Pathar(1979),
  35. Noorie (1979),
  36. Doosra Aadmi (1977),
  37. Kabhi Kabhie(1976),
  38. Daag (1973)
  39. *Vijay
  40. *Parampara
  41. *Wrong Number
>> Awards & Recognitions:
National Award for “Best Film
for Providing popular and Wholesome Entertainment”:
  1. Veer-Zaara (2004)
  2. Dil To Pagal Hai (1997)
  3. Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge (1995)
  4. Darr (1994)
  5. Chandni (1989)
  6. Dharmputra (1962, President’s Gold Medal)
>> Filmfare Awards:

Filmfare Best Director Award:

Cover of "Veer - Zaara [Blu-ray] (Bollywo...

Yashraj Films

  1. Waqt (1965)
  2. Ittefaq (1969)
  3. Daag (1973)
  4. Deewar (1975)
> Filmfare Best Movie Awards:
  1. Deewar (1975)
  2. Lamhe (1991)
  3. Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge (1995)
  4. Dil To Pagal Hai (1997)
  5. Veer-Zaara (2004)
> Filmfare Power Award:
  1. Year 2006,
  2. 2007
  3. 2008
> In July 2008 He was honoured with the ‘Legion d’Honneur’– the highest French civilian award.
> In year 2001 Yash Chopra was conferred with the Dada Saheb Phalke Award which is the top most award of Indian film industry.
Yash Raj Chopra is the Vice President of the Film Producers Guild of India. He is on the Advisory Board of the Information & Broadcasting Ministry of the Government of India. Founder Trustee of Film Industry Welfare Trust. Only Indian Film Producer and Director to receive the BBC Asia Awards for two times in year: 1998 and 2001.
Honoured with the Dr. Dadabhai Naoroji Millennium Lifetim Achivement in 2001. Awarded with various recognitions by top houses of Indian industries like :
CII (Confederation of Indian Industry),
NAASCOM (National Asso of Software & Service Co.)

AIAI (All India Association of Industries). div>

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A Tribute to YASH CHOPRA
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A Shanepedia Compilation
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4 responses »

  1. G.J Singh says:

    he was the best

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  3. kiran says:

    So was he.. the greatest loveguru of indian cinema

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