The movies in Bollywood from 1976-1985 enthralled the nation with the spectacular releases one after the other. Keeping up with the changing times the movies turned out to be faster and more gripping in their plot and storyline. Bollywood in the late 70s` not only came up with romantic films, but also with films on quite a number of diverse themes that indeed charmed the audience. The movie viewers were simply awestruck with the diverse range of films made by the new directors and filmmakers of the times, emerging one after the other. Bollywood from 1976-1985 came up with directors like Asit Sen, Basu Chatterjee, Yash Chopra and Mrinal Sen, who all produced great works of artistry.
The films of Bollywood from 1976-1985 created history with the release of Adalat. Directed by Narendra Bedi the film starred Amitabh Bachchan and Waheeda Rahman, who showed their acting talents making the film a super hit. The melodious tune in the film was attributed to the work of Kalyanji Anandji the musical maestros of Bollywood. Bairag was a great success as one of the happening romantic films of the decade. The film directed by Asit Sen was an instant hit countrywide and the performances of Dilip Kumar and Saira Banu surpassed the expectations of the general public.
Balika Badhu, Aashiq Hoon Baharon Ka and Golmaal were the great comedies created in Bollywood from 1976-1985. These movies were an instant success due to the great cinematography, familiar settings and pleasant theme. The film Golmaal was a masterpiece of Hrishikesh Mukherjee with the acting of Amol Palekar, Utpal Dutta, Deven Varma and David reaching the heights of excellence. The film era from `76-`85 in Bollywood also witnessed the makings of several other great romantic comedies like Do Ladke Dono Kadke, Do Hawaldar and Mr. Natwarlal that entertained the audience as never before.
The Bollywood movies from 1976-1985 captured a wide audience countrywide with the spectacular romantic hits and action thrillers that talked the language of the present times. The era witnessed the rise of some of the great action heroes like Shatrughan Sinha, Shashi Kapoor and Mithun Chakraborty. It was also the peak time for the heroes like Amitabh Bachchan and Dharmendar who ruled the silver screen with their masterly performances in a series of romantic and action films. The films like Jaani Dushman, Kaala Patthar and Lahu Ke Do Rang topped the list of favorites of all the movie enthusiasts throughout the country. Rishi Kapoor, Rajesh Khanna and Kamal Hassan soon rose to represent the great heroic icons in Bollywood.
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