We feel that like the art of living, art of films too plays an important role in lifting a person who has fallen deep into the world of sadness which is called depression. Though not completely but our films do help and motivate people who are suffering through depression. During those melancholy hours, a good movie can easily lighten up the mood of the person.Also Read - Viral Video: Siddaramaiah's Dhoti Slip in Karnataka Assembly Will Remind You of Hera Pheri. Watch
We bring to you 7 movies that one must watch during depression Also Read - Farhan Akhtar on 20 Years of Dil Chahta Hai: I Would Have Scrapped If Dimple Kapadia Had Rejected It
1. Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara Also Read - Asha Parekh Feels Her Vacation With Helen, Waheeda Rahman Was More Like Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara
A beautiful take on life is what Zoya Akhtar’s Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara is all about. As the title says you won’t get another life, so the best option is to live this life to its fullest. Life is all about conquering your fears and living it with pride and this movie is the perfect epitome of this thought.
2. 3 Idiots
Optimism can be the other name for Rajkumar Hirani’s 3 Idiots. All is well should be the mantra of our lives. One lesson that we should all take from 3 Idiots is that life is not meant to be taken seriously. 3 Idiots is the perfect movie to watch in times of sadness.
Barfi! is another great film which will definitely cheer up the people who are going through hard times. Don’t have expectations from life and always live with a big smile is what Anurag Basu has tried to convey through his beautiful film called Barfi!
4. Lage Raho Munna Bhai
Another great movie that gives you the courage to come out of hardships is Lage Raho Munna bhai. How one can achieve anything just by following the path of truth and happiness is what Lage Raho Munna bhai teaches us. And we bet Munna bhai’s way of leading life based on the principles of Gandhi Ji will surely put a smile on your face.
Well you just can’t ignore this fantastic film of Kangana Ranaut. It probably would be your first choice when you want to rejuvenate yourself up. Jugni udi, naye naye par liye, oh pinjra khol , this song from Queen says it all.
6. Dil Chahta Hai
If one wants to know that what is the best way of enjoying life, then Farhan Akhtar’s Dil Chahta is the apt movie for them. Enjoy life and don’t live with regrets is what Aamir Khan, Saif Ali Khan and Akshaye Khanna teach us in Dil Chahta Hai.
7. Hera Pheri
And our list is incomplete without this epic comedy film. If you want to laugh and have a good time, the simplest way is to watch Hera Pheri, a mind blowing comedy flick by Priyadarshan. Within few minutes of watching this film, we are sure that you will be beaming with joy.
We know dealing with depression is really tough, but we also feel that one must try all possible ways of pulling himself up from sorrow and dejection. And movies we think can sometimes really help you to cope up with your difficulties.