Following the international style of movie making, of late, Bollywood movies have become more fascinating as the list of vehicles used in the fleet of these movies gets some of the master pieces of German art or the jaw dropping world class engine technology. However, there is another vehicle which is used quite often in the Bollywood movies and that is bicycle. Over the years, cycle has played an important role in various movies.
Here, we have gathered a list of such iconic scenes where the actors have been picturised while cycling:
1. Amitabh Bachchan- In the recent blockbuster Piku, it has been showed that after reaching his native city Kolkata, Amitabh Bachchan goes for an early morning cycle ride around the heart of the City of Joy. He covers some of the most popular places in Kolkata on his cycle such as Dalhousie, Maidan, Dharmatala and Shyambazar. The scene was so amazingly picturised that it has remained in the hearts of the audiences.
2. Aamir Khan- Those who love Bollywood movies, I am sure they still remember the Amir Khan starrer ‘Jo Jeeta Wahi Sikander’. The movie was released in 1992 and was mainly based on bicycle race sport. After this movie, track cycles became a prompt hit in the Indian market.
3. Irfan Khan- The era of making Indian biopic movies started with paan Singh Tomar. The role of Indian sprinter Paan Singh Tomar was played flawlessly by Irfan Khan. Before becoming an athlete, Pan Singh Tomar used to commute by bicycle.
4. Himansh Kohli- Yaariyan was one of the most successful movies of last year. Some of the music tracks of this movie coax people to dance on the beats of the songs. The climax of this film featured three adventurous tasks, cycling was one of them. Here, participants from India and Australia pedaled against each other.