Iconic Landlord-Tenant Relationships in Bollywood Movies

Landlord-Tenant Relationships:

You’re sure to have encountered a pesky landlord and an even more vexatious tenant. If not then iconic landlord-tenant relationships would have brought a smile on your face.

 1. Paying Guest

Paying Guest released in the year 1957. An iconic landlord-tenant relationship that turns into a romantic story.

Starring: Dev Anand, Nutan

Director: Subodh Mukherjee

 2. Kirayadar

Kirayadar released in the year 1986. In true Basu Chatterjee style, the movie is a drama-comedy. The movie is a tale that is encountered by many landlords who find it difficult to vacate the tenant and get their house back.

Starring: Raj Babbar, Padmini Kolhapure, Utpal Dutt

Director: Basu Chatterjee

 3. Woh Saat Din

Woh Saat Din released in the year 1983 and is considered one of the most iconic movies of all time. The movie had Anil Kapoor play the memorable Prem Partap Patialewale, the meek tenant to a cunning landlord whose daughter he falls in love with.

Starring: Anil Kapoor, Padmini Kolhapure, Naseeruddin Shah

Director: Bapu

 4. Mr. India

Landlord-Tenant Relationships
Landlord-Tenant Relationships

India released in the year 1987. A cult classic the movie is a favorite with young and old alike. Sridevi as Hawa Hawai, Anil Kapoor as Mr. India, and Amrish Puri as the unforgettable Mogambo was an iconic landlord-tenant relationship movie. The dialogues, songs, and action made this movie a must-watch.

Starring: Sridevi, Anil Kapoor, Satish Kaushik, Amrish Puri, Annu Kapoor

Director: Shekhar Kapur

 5. Hera Pheri

Landlord-Tenant Relationships
Landlord-Tenant Relationships

Hera Pheri released in the year 2000 and the rest they say is history. A cult classic all the way, the movie is one of the biggest comedies of Bollywood. The movie treated the iconic landlord-tenant relationship like no other.

Starring: Akshay Kumar, Suniel Shetty, Paresh Rawal, Tabu

Director: Priyadarshan

 6. Yeh Teraa Ghar Yeh Meraa Ghar

Yeh Teraa Ghar Yeh Meraa Ghar released in the year 2001. The movie was an engaging comedy that kept the relationship between landlord and tenant bubbling.

Starring: Suniel Shetty, Mahima Choudhary, Paresh Rawal

Director: Priyadarshan

 7. Mujhse Shaadi Karogi

Mujhse Shaadi Karogi released in the year 2004. An all-out comedy the movie is a romantic comedy in true David Dhawan style.

Starring: Salman Khan, Akshay Kumar, Priyanka Chopra

Director: David Dhawan

 8. Gulabo Sitabo

Landlord-Tenant Relationships
Landlord-Tenant Relationships

Gulabo Sitabo released in 2020 and is the latest addition to the iconic landlord-tenant relationship movies.

Starring: Amitabh Bachchan, Ayushman Khurana

Director: Shoojit Sircar

These iconic landlord-tenant relationship movies will surely set the ball rolling for loads of drama and comedy.

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