18/08/2016 5:10 PM IST | Updated 23/02/2017 2:01 PM IST

WATCH: 5 Heartwarming Indian Movies That Will Make You Look At Life Differently

It was in 1913 that India was first introduced to the glorious world of cinema. From the time of silent movies to the era of talkies, Indian cinema has gracefully evolved from producing black and white classics to creating magic with special effects.

Today, the Indian film industry is as rich and colourful as it can possible get.

Movies make us laugh, cry, believe, love, change. Movies are an inherent part of our existence and mirror the truth of our lives. We spent this week enjoying and appreciating the best that Indian cinema has to offer and here's an exciting list of five compelling movies you must watch!

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