Cult classic Hindi movies to watch on ZEE5

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Mughal-E-Azam (1960)

Despite the tragic ending, Dilip Kumar and Madhubala's film is still considered the no.1 epic romance drama in Indian cinema. Originally released in black and white, it also became the first Hindi film to be digitally coloured.

Mera Naam Joker (1970)

From Raj Kapoor, Dharmendra, Rishi Kapoor, Manoj Kumar, Padmini, Dara Singh to Simi Garewal, this film has one of the greatest ensemble star casts even today. Even songs like 'Jeena Yahan Marna' are evergreen.

Khal Nayak (1993)

Remember 'Choli Ke Peeche' song - where Madhuri Dixit stole our hearts? You can enjoy the beautiful song and Sanjay Dutt's iconic villainous role Balaram in this movie.

Jo Jeeta Wohi Sikandar (1992)

The song 'Pehla Nasha' remains popular among couples even today. The undeniable chemistry between Aamir Khan and Ayesha Jhulka is a major reason for its enduring appeal.

Karan Arjun (1995)

Shah Rukh Khan and Salman Khan's bond remains one of the deadly combinations of siblings to date. This is the first time the duo collaborated and took the nation by storm with their undeniable brotherhood.

Gadar: Ek Prem Katha (2001)

This action-romance drama was one of the highest-grossing films upon its release. Sunny Deol and Ameesha Patel's chemistry was also very popular. The sequel, Gadar 2, was made in 2023.

Koyla (1997)

After Anjaam, Shah Rukh Khan and Madhuri Dixit once again impressed everyone with their stellar performances in this action thriller. Their classic romance is still cherished by many.

Kaho Naa... Pyaar Hai (2000)

This iconic film marks Hrithik Roshan's debut as a hero. The hit combination of Hrithik Roshan and Ameesha Patel was very popular in the early 2000s.