‘Rockstar’ is poised to be one of the best films by Imtiaz Ali.
The 2011 Indian musical romantic drama film starring Ranbir Kapoor and Nargis Fakhri had the former jamming to A. R. Rahman’s compositions. Irshad Kamil created sparks with his words as his lyrics heals the soul. Even today, the songs from ‘Rockstar’ sounds just as magical.
The film was received with positive to mixed reviews but over time, ‘Rockstar’ gained a cult following among the youths.
The movie is about Janardhan Jakhar a.k.a Jordan who has a dream of becoming like his idol, Jim Morrison. In the process, star-crossed protagonists Jordan and Heer fall hopelessly in love with one another, after which follows a film full of poignant dialogues about true love, lust, rage and death that will forever resonate with the audience.
Heer and JJ exchange thoughtful words that can reduce even the most stoic viewer to a pool of tears.
So here’s a list of 15 heart-wrenchingly beautiful lines from Imtiaz Ali’s ‘Rockstar’ that will definitely break your heart (in a good way).
1. Kun fayakūn
2. From the song “Jo Bhi Main”
3. We lose our battles to people we love, don’t we?
4. Did this make you feel something? Yes?
5. You’d relate to this if you’ve ever had your heart broken…
6. What we see in people is nothing but a reflection of ourselves…
7. “Out beyond the ideas of wrongdoing and right doing, there is a field. I’ll meet you there.”
8. What else do you do if you’ve got nothing but your heart?
9. Need I say more?
10. Can there be a cage for every “animal”? No.
11. There, you have it.
12. And for the artists…
13. Pain comes with a reward, eh?
14. If you’ve found the answer, let us know?
What were few of your favourite lines from the film?