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Dharmendra and Hema Malini paired in many hit films of the 70s, including the romantic dramas Sita Aur Geeta, Dream Girl and Sholay. They've made 28 films together and finally got married in 1980. Dharmendra, Bollywood's romantic star who also carried his macho image with an easy charm, was already married when he fell in love with Hema. They have two daughter together. But their incredible chemistry is evident in films like Sharafat, Tum Haseen Main Jawan, Naya Zamana and Raja Jani.

The Greatest Romantic Couples on Celluloid - In Pictures

'You make me wanna be a better man,' Jack Nicholson famously said in the film 'As Good As It Gets'. These hit pairings on celluloid make you want to believe in the heady magic of love. We chronicle some of the greatest romantic couples of Indian cinema in the last 100 years.