Heer Ranjha is one of popular tragic romantic story. Ranjha and Heer fall in love with each other, but fate has something else in store for them. All the songs are memorable, especially “Milo na tum to, hum gabraye, milo to ankh churaye, humhe kya ho gaya…”; “Yeh duniya, yeh mehfil, mere kaam ki nahin…”. And to top this all the dialogues rhyme too!
Cast: Raj Kumar, Priya, Jeevan, Ajit, Pran, Jayant, Tuntun & Prithviraj
Made around 1970 with Priya Rajvansh and Raj Kumar it has all the ingredients that make it stick in the mind for a long time.
It is one movie that everyone must see. It is believed that the story of Heer and Ranjha had a happy ending but Waris Shah gave it the sad ending described above, thereby making it the legendary status it now enjoys. It is argued by Waris Shah in the beginning of his version that the story of Heer and Ranjha has a deeper connotation – the relentless quest of man (humans) for God.