Happy Birthday Aamir Khan: Top 5 movies of Bollywood's Mr Perfectionist

On March 14, the versatile actor turned 57 years old. Check out some of his outstanding films and powerful performances that have stood the test of time, ranging from Lagaan to Dangal.

Aamir Khan has always delivered, whether he is playing a man with a golden heart in Raja Hindustani or freedom fighter Mangal Pandey in Mangal Pandey: The Rising.

Khan's first film after 'Qayamat Se Qayamat Tak' was this 1989 action film directed by Aditya Bhattacharya. The film, which received widespread critical acclaim and three National Film Awards.

Raakh

Aamir Khan and actor Darsheel Safary, who played Ishaan, left an indelible impression on audiences while raising an important issue with sensitivity.

Taare Zameen Par 

Khan played ACP Ajay Kumar Singh Rathod in the 1999 drama 'Sarfarosh,' directed by John Mathew Matthan. 

Sarfarosh

Ashutosh Gowariker's epic sports drama, released in 2001, is set during the British Raj, with a farmer named Bhuvan, played by Khan, accepting Captain Andrew Russell's challenge to defeat his team in a game of cricket.

Lagaan

The film 3 Idiots, directed by Rajkumar Hirani, was a brutal reminder of how one should choose their profession based on what they love, rather than on external factors.

3 Idiots