Happy Birthday Sunny Deol: Top 5 Performances Of The Birthday Boy That Will Reminisce Your 90sMovies
On the occasion of Sunny Deol’s birthday, we bring you the top 5 performances of him and it will surely make you remember the good old days
Sunny Deol is one of the finest actors in the entertainment industry. He has given then the film industry more than 50 films and many of them are a blockbuster. His action scenes, his dialogue delivery and super cute dance moves have always stolen the hearts of the audiences.
Here are the top 5 performances of Sunny Deol. The pick being, Ghayal. The film was a 1990 released action drama directed by Rajkumar Santoshi and produced by Dharmendra. The film features Dharmendra’s son Sunny Deol, Meenakshi Seshadri, Raj Babbar and Amrish Puri. The film grossed at Rs. 17 crores and was declared Blockbuster by Box Office India. Sunny’s role was very much appreciated as this was the time when he was emerging as the action hero of that time.
The second movie of Sunny would be Damini. It is considered as a cult feminist film and is still regarded as an all-time classic female-oriented film and important for portraying women empowerment in cinema. The pathbreaking film was praised for breaking social taboos and handling the subject of rape with sensitivity; a rarity in Bollywood at the time.
The third pick would be Border. 1997 released, Border is an epic war film directed, produced and written by J. P. Dutta. It is set during the Indo-Pakistani War of 1971, it is an adaptation of real-life events that happened during the Battle of Longewala in 1971. The film stars an ensemble cast of Sunny Deol, Suniel Shetty, Akshaye Khanna, Jackie Shroff, Sudesh Berry and Puneet Issar. Sunny’s role as an army officer was highly praised and he brought a different light into his character.
Fourth, Arjun Pandit is an action crime film directed by Rahul Rawail and produced by N. R. Pachisia. It was released in 1999. It stars Sunny Deol and Juhi Chawla in pivotal roles. The film was an unofficial remake of the 1995 Kannada movie Om. The film was commercially successful. The love story displayed in this film was loved by the audiences very much back then.
Lastly, Ghatak: Lethal is an action thriller film which was directed by Rajkumar Santoshi and features Sunny Deol, Meenakshi Seshadri, and Amrish Puri. Marking Santoshi’s third collaboration with Deol, Seshadri, and Puri after Ghayal and Damini, it earned Rs. 440 million worldwide to become the fourth highest-grossing Bollywood film of the year 1996 and won three awards including Best Supporting Actor for Late Amrish Puri at the 42nd Filmfare Awards.