Today, the nation celebrates National Youth Day or YuvaDiwas with the theme this year ‘Channelizing Youth Power for Nation Building’. The lives of the youth have always been depicted beautifully through films that have kept us engaged and entertained as they have captured various aspects and instances of their lives be it different struggles or joyous moments. Dedicated to all the youth, from characters that speak the lingo they understand, movies that are inspiring, teaching life lessons and goals to topics that enable them to make life decisions that might seem impossible but can easily relate to, here’s some of the most amazing Bollywood titles now streaming on Disney+ Hotstar for free. Jyothi Venkatesh
Divided by time, united by a tragic incident. In a bittersweet reunion, seven middle-aged friends take a walk down the memory lane at the least expected place.
Cast: Sushant Singh Rajput, Shraddha Kapoor, Varun Sharma
Balmukund Shukla’s pride lies in his hair, but premature baldness robs him of more than just his looks. With love at stake, will he have a ‘hairy’- tale ending?
Cast: Ayushman Khurrana, Bhumi Pednekar, Yami Gautam
Veera is abducted on the eve of her wedding. At first she resists and scorns her abductor, Mahabir. But slowly she builds a connection with him.
Cast:Aliya Bhatt, RandeepHooda, Arjun Malhotra
An aspiring singer and a single mother, Eela gives up her dream for her son. Years later, this overprotective mom rejoins college with her son.
Cast: Kajol, TotaRoychowdhury, Riddhi Sen, Neha Dhupia
An intertwined tale of a girl caught making out in a hotel and a young low-cast boy falling in love with an upper-cast girl. What’s in store for them?
Cast:Sanjay Mishra, Vicky Kaushal, Richa Chadha
Based on a novel by Chetan Bhagat; North and South India come together in this whirlwind romance between a Punjabi and a Tamilian girl.
Cast: Arjun Kapoor, Alia Bhatt, Ronit Roy
Five happy-go-lucky college friends set out to save their campus from a greedy australian businessman, who intends to convert it into a casino.
Cast: Hemant Pandey, Gulshan Grover, SmitaJaykar
Four friends dream to make it big with a ‘get-rich-quick’ scheme. Chaos and mayhem ensues when they get involved with a local gangster.
Cast:Pulkit Samrat, Ali Fazal, Priya Anand
Rehna Hain TereDil Mein
Ready to go to any lengths to win over Reena, Maddy impersonates Rajeev, Reena’s to be fiance. Will Reena discover the truth?
Cast: R Madhavan, Saif Ali Khan, Dia Mirza
MS Dhoni, The Untold Story
A tell-all tale about the life and times of Indian cricketer Mahendra Singh Dhoni; mapping his journey; from a ticket collector to a celebrated cricketer. You can watch that movie on Disney+ Hotstar
Cast: Sushant Singh Rajput, Anupam Kher, Bhumika Chawla
Kizie and Manny, two ordinary people brought together by a tragic twist, embark on a bittersweet and extraordinary journey into the heart of that crazy little thing called ‘life’.You can watch that movie on Disney+ Hotstar
Cast:Sushant Singh Rajput, Sanjana Sanghi, Saif Ali Khan
Aisha thinks she is a perfect matchmaker, despite her neighbour Arjun’s warning. As she continues to meddle in others’ lives, she falls short of her own. You can watch that movie on Disney+ Hotstar
Cast:Sonam Kapoor, Abhay Deol