The Romantics


Smriti Mundhra
Michael T. Vollmann & Michael Bourne
Production Partners

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Netflix celebrates the cultural legacy of iconic Indian filmmaker Yash Chopra and his studio Yash Raj Films (YRF) with documentary series The Romantics.

The star-studded, four-part series features 35 leading voices of the Hindi-language film industry and dives into the history of Bollywood through the lens of the studio’s impact over the past 50 years in making Bollywood globally known.

The late Chopra is regarded as the father of romance in Indian cinema because of his romantic films including Silsila, Lamhe, Kabhi Kabhie, Veer-Zaara, Dil To Pagal Hai, Chandni, and Jab Tak Hai Jaan.

The Romantics has been directed by Oscar and Emmy nominated Smriti Mundhra, who created Indian Matchmaking.

The Romantics trailer was released in 190 countries, subtitled in 32 languages.

So chock full of anecdotes, interpretations, and a level of excitement and energy that is honestly contagious.

Radhika Menon
The Decider

This docuseries has a contagious energy that makes you want to keep watching.

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