A picture is worth a thousand words. Especially if it's a screen capture of magical movie moment and Bollywood has a history of many such memorable romantic scenes.
With Valentine's Day just around the corner, rediff.com takes its pick of iconic Hindi film images of this nature over the years.
Raj Kapoor and Nargis in Shree 420
The wonderful rush of romance and uncertainty is exquisitely captured in eternal melody, Pyar hua iqrar hua.
A riveting mix of excitement and tension possesses RK and Nargis as they share their anxiety and a lone umbrella in the pouring rain.
The innocence of this imagery is yet another reason why Raj Kapoor's masterful depiction of the eternal conflict between greed and conscience is unforgettable classic.
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Text: Sukanya Verma