Bollywood industry is a magical place which has released wonderful movies from the start that have made the audience cry, laugh, sympathize and whatever emotion they wanted to feel. The suspense movies have kept people on the edge of their seats eager to know what would happen next in the movie and the actors and actresses carry out their roles with such striking performances that people instantly fall in love with the characters. The best thing about Bollywood movies is that they can be watched over and over again without getting bored and there is no hesitation to watch them with family which is very important in Asian culture because not all movies are such that they can be watched with parents because of the social and religious taboos.
It is very hard to choose only ten from the long list of movies that have been released by Bollywood, but the Top 10 List of Best Bollywood Movies has been made based on the rating they have received over the years.
- Dilwale Dulhaniya Le Jayenge
- 3 Idiots
- My Name is Khan
- Kaho Naa Payaar Hai
- Mother India
- Kuch Kuch Hota Hai
- Ek Tha Tiger
- Rang De Basanti
1. Dilwale Dulhaniya Le Jayenge:
Dilwale Dulhaniya Le Jayenge is an ionic film of the Bollywood Industry and has everything that a movie needs to be completely entertaining and lovable. It has hit songs that people can relate to, just the right amount of comedy and romance in its best form. It stars the best actor Shah Rukh Khan and Kajol in their youth falling in love with each other and then facing the family problems and then overcome them in the end. There is nothing to hate in this movie and is still played in the Indian Cinemas and people still go to watch it.
2. 3 Idiots:
Based on the novel by Chetan Bhagat “Five Point Someone”, the movie 3 idiots target the youth and presents a jam-packed movie where the main role has a very different view of the world and its education system that fascinates the audience and the humor in it is just too good to keep people entertained. 3 idiots are a movie whose hype has still not died down and people watch it with just as much attention as they did the first time.
Sholay is a movie that stars the iconic duo of Amitabh Bachchan and Dharmendra in their prime who gave a wonderful performance in this action movie. Indian movies almost always contain a bit of humor in them. The dialogues of Sholay are still used in daily life and the fans of Sholay say that it’s the Best Indian Movie to date and no better film can ever be made even though there are many similar movies, but they do not have the same impact on the audience.
4. My Name is Khan:
My Name is Khan is a family movie which again stars the duo of Shah Rukh Khan and Kajol which is a fan favorite after DDLJ. The story of this movie is very powerful and touches the sensitive topic of 9/11 and how Muslims faced problems because of their religion and were blamed for the attack. In the movie, Shah Rukh Khan plays the role of a Muslim overcoming these problems to find justice for his son’s murder.
5. Kaho Naa Pyaar Hai:
Kaho Na Pyaar Hai is a typical romantic comedy where the hero and heroine fall in love at first sight and then have to face many obstacles to find love at the end. The songs and picturization of this movie is wonderful. Half of this movie was shot in the best spots of New Zealand and the movie is very fun to watch with friends and family.
Lagaan shows the period of British Empire ruling over India where they used to collect unjustified tax from farmers in the form of their crops which left nothing to them. The farmers go to beg to their head for some mercy when they see the Britishers playing cricket and are challenged by them to a match in turn for complete relief from the tax called “Lagaan” for three years and Amir Khan accepts as a matter of pride. While the whole town opposes on him, he manages to build a team and win the game even. The acting in this movie is brilliant which is why it is one of the Top Rated Indian Movies.
7. Mother India:
The movie shows the beautiful and strong relationship of a mother with her sons and how she protects them form everything. The main role is played by Nargis, one of the legendary actresses of Bollywood and other famous actors too.
8. Kuch Kuch Hota Hai:
Kuch Kuch Hota Hai is comes near to the league of DDLJ because it has the same cast and the story is just as beautiful but so different. The movie is all about finding one’s first love and crossing many obstacles to finally get it.
9. Ek Tha Tiger:
Ek Tha Tiger is a recent movie by Salman Khan, but it has moved the charts a lot. This is a romantic movie filled with a lot of action in it and doing whatever possible to finally get the one. It is one the Best Action Bollywood Movie.
10. Rang De Basanti:
Rang De Basanti is an unforgettable movie by Amir Khan showing the history of independence days and finding new friendships and losing old ones. The acting by the whole cast in this movie is brilliant and the direction of the movie is just wonderful about how all the scenes are portrayed, the emotions and relationships. This is a movie that will make anyone cry. It definitely deserves a place in the Top 10 Bollywood Movies of all time.