Even as he popularised white saris and made stars out of actors, Yash Chopra also had them delve depths they never knew they had.
Combining the light and the grey, the happy and the unsavoury, giving every character more layers than an onion, Chopra made films that got under our skin.
Even as we ready ourselves to bid him goodbye, we look back at some of our favourite scenes.
The interactions between Raaj Kumar and Rehman were this film's hallmark.
Who can forget the famous Mere paas Ma hai dialogue?
A son's thrist to bring down the father who abandoned him and his mother.
A King of Hearts, a King of Clubs and Two of Clubs: Who wins the game?
The finale if this epic romance that spans two generations is as gripping as the rest.
The wife and the mistress come together in this Holi secne.
A woman caught between two loves. But here, she's unaware of what her future holds.
Sridevi gives back as good as she gets.
"I love you K.K.K.K.Kiran!" Says it all, doesn't it?
An ill-fated romance begins with a heroic rescue.