#Independence Day Special: 5 Bollywood movies that explore India-Pakistan ties

#Independence Day Special: 5 Bollywood movies that explore India-Pakistan ties

Ever since that fateful night in 1947, Indians and Pakistanis have shared a love-hate relationship with each other, and Bollywood films have got a lot to do with that.

Be it showing what’s common in the neighbouring countries or showing the tension at the border areas, Bollywood films have played a major role in shaping the mentalities of both Indians and Pakistanis, and with the recent success of Pakistani dramas in India, there is a newfound love for Pakistani culture and art that we never knew we had.

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On the eve of Pakistan’s Independence Day, and keeping up with our Independence Day special stories, here are some Bollywood movies that explored the bitter-sweet relationship between India and Pakistan, different from the usual war-based movies.