Film The Best 90s Bollywood Movies  

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List Rules Vote up your favorite Bollywood films that were released in the 1990s.

As you’ll see on this list of the best ’90s Bollywood movies, you’ll see that the decades continued Bollywoods fascination with action and romance mixed with six musical numbers. Vote for the movies you liked the most, vote down any that you don't think deserve a top spot and re-rank this list in any order you choose.
 

Among the top 1990s Hindi movies are Raja Hindustani, one of the biggest blockbusters of the ’90s telling the story of a poor man falling in love with a rich man’s daughter; Lamhe, about a man who falls in love with the daughter of his one-time love; and Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam, a poignant love story of a woman torn between love and duty.
 

Enjoy this list of top Bollywood movies from the ’90s, and feel free to add any of your favorites that might be missing. 

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Shah Rukh Khan, Kajol, Shilpa Shetty Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial Baazigar is a 1993 Bollywood crime-thriller film directed by Abbas-Mustan, it is a contemporary thriller about a young man who stops at nothing to get what he wants. The story of Baazigar was ...more

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Shah Rukh Khan, Anupam Kher, Juhi Chawla Darr: A Violent Love Story is a 1993 Indian psychological thriller film directed by Yash Chopra under the banner of Yash Raj Films. It stars Sunny Deol, Juhi Chawla and Shahrukh Khan in the lead ...more

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Dil To Pagal Hai is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best 90s Bollywood Movies
Shah Rukh Khan, Akshay Kumar, Madhuri Dixit Dil To Pagal Hai, also known as DTPH, is a 1997 Indian musical romance film directed by Yash Chopra. The film depicts the love lives of the dancers in a musical dance troupe. It stars Shahrukh ...more

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Kuch Kuch Hota Hai is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best 90s Bollywood Movies
ahitagni added Shah Rukh Khan, Salman Khan, Kajol Kuch Kuch Hota Hai, also known as KKHH, is an Indian Hindi coming-of-age romantic comedy drama film, released in India and the United Kingdom on 16 October 1998. It was written and directed by ...more

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Shah Rukh Khan, Amrish Puri, Mahima Chaudhry Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial Pardes is a Bollywood musical drama film directed by Subhash Ghai. It was released on 8 August 1997. The film stars Shahrukh Khan, Amrish Puri, Alok Nath, and newcomers Mahima Chaudhry and ...more

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Salman Khan, Anupam Kher, Madhuri Dixit Hum Aapke Hain Koun..! is a 1994 Indian musical romantic-comedy film, written and directed by Sooraj R. Barjatya, and produced by Rajshri Productions. Starring Madhuri Dixit and Salman Khan, it ...more

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Salman Khan, Aamir Khan, Paresh Rawal Andaz Apna Apna is a 1994 Indian Hindi comedy film directed by Rajkumar Santoshi, starring Aamir khan, Salman Khan, Raveena Tandon, Karisma Kapoor and Paresh Rawal in the lead roles. Mehmood, ...more

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Aamir Khan, nm2147526, Kulbhushan Kharbanda Jo Jeeta Wohi Sikandar is a 1992 Indian sports drama film directed by Mansoor Khan. The film stars Aamir Khan, Ayesha Jhulka, Mamik Singh, Deepak Tijori & Kulbhushan Kharbanda in the lead ...more

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Khiladi is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best 90s Bollywood Movies
NevilVira added Akshay Kumar, Shakti Kapoor, Johnny Lever Khiladi is a 1992 Bollywood suspense thriller film directed by Abbas Mustan. The film was Akshay Kumar's breakthrough role and also stars Ayesha Jhulka, Deepak Tijori, Sabeeha. While Prem ...more

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Aamir Khan, Anupam Kher, Madhuri Dixit Dil is a 1990 Indian Hindi romantic drama film starring Aamir Khan, Madhuri Dixit, Anupam Kher and Saeed Jaffrey. It was directed by Indra Kumar with music composed by Anand-Milind. Dil clashed ...more

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Aamir Khan, Johnny Lever, Karisma Kapoor Raja Hindustani is a 1996 Indian Hindi drama romance film directed by Dharmesh Darshan. It tells the tale of a cab driver hailing from a small town, who falls in love with a rich girl. Aamir ...more

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Akshay Kumar, Paresh Rawal, Naseeruddin Shah Mohra is a 1994 Indian action thriller film directed by Rajiv Rai starring Naseeruddin Shah, Akshay Kumar, Sunil Shetty and Raveena Tandon in the lead roles while Paresh Rawal, Gulshan Grover, ...more

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Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best 90s Bollywood Movies
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Salman Khan, Ajay Devgan Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam is a 1999 Bollywood romantic drama film directed by Sanjay Leela Bhansali. It was released in the English-speaking world as Straight from the Heart. The film stars Salman ...more

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Shah Rukh Khan, Naseeruddin Shah, Juhi Chawla Kabhi Haan Kabhi Naa is a 1994 Bollywood romantic comedy film directed by Kundan Shah, and starring Shah Rukh Khan, Suchitra Krishnamurthy, and Deepak Tijori. This is one of the rare mainstream ...more

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Amitabh Bachchan, Mithun Chakraborty, Madhavi Agneepath is a 1990 Indian crime drama film directed by Mukul Anand. It stars Amitabh Bachchan as the main protagonist Vijay Deenanath Chauhan along with Mithun Chakraborty, Madhavi, Neelam ...more

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Rangeela is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best 90s Bollywood Movies
Rangeela Salma Mumtaz, Saeed Khan Rangeela, Munawar Zarif Rangeela is a 1970 comedy film written and directed by Saeed Khan Rangeela.

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Khalnayak is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best 90s Bollywood Movies
ahitagni added Sanjay Dutt, Anupam Kher, Madhuri Dixit Khal Nayak is a 1993 Bollywood action thriller film produced and directed by Subhash Ghai. The story centres on the escape and attempted capture of a terrorist criminal Ballu by Inspector Ram ...more

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Aamir Khan, Juhi Chawla, Tiku Talsania Hum Hain Rahi Pyar Ke is a 1993 Indian comedy-drama film directed by Mahesh Bhatt, produced by Tahir Hussain and with a musical score by Nadeem-Shravan. It stars Juhi Chawla and Aamir Khan. It ...more

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Lamhe is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best 90s Bollywood Movies
Anupam Kher, Sridevi, Anil Kapoor Lamhe is a 1991 Hindi film directed by Yash Chopra and starring Sridevi and Anil Kapoor. The story was written by Honey Irani. It was inspired from the 1986 film Anokha Rishta starring Rajesh ...more

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Shah Rukh Khan, Madhuri Dixit, Amrish Puri Koyla is a 1997 Hindi action thriller film produced and directed by Rakesh Roshan. The film stars Madhuri Dixit, Shahrukh Khan, Amrish Puri, Himani Shivpuri, Johnny Lever, Ashok Saraf and ...more

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Shah Rukh Khan, Salman Khan, Kajol Karan Arjun is a 1995 Bollywood action thriller film starring Salman Khan, Shahrukh Khan, Raakhee, Mamta Kulkarni, Kajol, Amrish Puri and Ranjeet. The film was directed by Rakesh Roshan and ...more

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Border is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best 90s Bollywood Movies
NevilVira added Sunil Shetty, Tabu, Sunny Deol Border is a 1997 blockbuster Bollywood War film based on the Indo-Pakistani War of 1971. J. P. Dutta directed and produced this war epic which stars Sunny Deol, Sunil Shetty, Akshaye Khanna, ...more

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Shah Rukh Khan, Gulshan Grover, Johnny Lever Yes Boss is a 1997 Bollywood romantic comedy film directed by Aziz Mirza and produced by Ratan Jain. It stars Shahrukh Khan, Juhi Chawla, and Aditya Pancholi in pivotal roles. The film was a ...more

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Saajan is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best 90s Bollywood Movies
NevilVira added Salman Khan, Sanjay Dutt, Madhuri Dixit Saajan is a 1991 Hindi film directed by Lawrence D'Souza and starring Sanjay Dutt, Madhuri Dixit, and Salman Khan. It was released on 30 August, 1991. It is partly inspired by the French play ...more

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Nayak is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best 90s Bollywood Movies
ahitagni added Rani Mukerji, Anil Kapoor, Sushmita Sen Nayak: The Real Hero is a 2001 Indian political thriller film directed by S. Shankar, and starring Anil Kapoor, Rani Mukerji, Amrish Puri and Paresh Rawal in the main roles. The film is a remake ...more

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Prakash Raj, Sonali Bendre, Nassar Bombay is a 1995 Indian Tamil drama film directed by Mani Ratnam, starring Arvind Swamy and Manisha Koirala, with music composed by A. R. Rahman. The film is centred on events, particularly ...more

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Satya is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best 90s Bollywood Movies
ArnabPaul added Paresh Rawal, Urmila Matondkar, Manoj Bajpai Satya: The Sarkar is a 1998 action crime film directed by Ram Gopal Varma.

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Rani Mukerji, Aamir Khan, Dalip Tahil Ghulam is a 1998 Indian action crime drama film directed by Vikram Bhatt and starring Aamir Khan. The film was inspired by Elia Kazan's On the Waterfront. It is the second remake of On the ...more

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Aashiqui is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best 90s Bollywood Movies
Modar Phuqqer added Rahul Roy, Reema Lagoo, Tom Alter Aashiqui is a 1990 Bollywood romantic musical drama film. It was commercially and critically successful particularly because of its music. Even today the film's songs and music are as popular as ...more

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Hero No. 1 is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best 90s Bollywood Movies
NevilVira added Paresh Rawal, Shakti Kapoor, Kader Khan Hero No.1 is a 1997 Bollywood dramedy film directed by David Dhawan. It stars Govinda and Karishma Kapoor in lead roles. Most of the film's story is inspired by Bawarchi, a comedy film directed ...more

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Manoj Bajpai, Saurabh Shukla, Govind Namdev Bandit Queen is a 1994 Indian biographical film based on the life of Phoolan Devi. It was directed by Shekhar Kapur and starred Seema Biswas as the title character. It was produced by Bobby ...more

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Shah Rukh Khan, Kajol, Gulshan Grover Duplicate is an Indian Bollywood action comedy film released on 8 May 1998. The movie was directed by Mahesh Bhatt and stars Shahrukh Khan in a double role opposite Juhi Chawla and Sonali ...more

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Hum is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best 90s Bollywood Movies
ahitagni added Amitabh Bachchan, Rajinikanth, Anupam Kher Hum is a 1991 Hindi action crime film directed by Mukul S. Anand. It stars Amitabh Bachchan, Rajinikanth, Govinda, Kimi Katkar, Deepa Sahi, Shilpa Shirodkar, Danny Denzongpa, Anupam Kher and ...more

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Pyaar Kiya To Darna Kya is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best 90s Bollywood Movies
ahitagni added Salman Khan, Kajol, Dharmendra Pyaar Kiya To Darna Kya is a 1998 Indian Bollywood romantic comedy film. Written and directed by Sohail Khan, the film stars his real-life brothers Salman Khan and Arbaaz Khan alongside Kajol ...more

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Gharwali Baharwali is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best 90s Bollywood Movies
NevilVira added Gharwali Baharwali Madhuri Dixit, Anil Kapoor, nm2147526 Gharwali Baharwali is a 1998 comedy film directed by David Dhawan.

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Bandh Darwaza Aruna Irani, Johnny Lever, Raza Murad Bandh Darwaza is a 1990 Bollywood horror movie starring Kunika, Manjeet Kullar, Aruna Irani, Anirudh Agarwal and the Afghan actor Hashmat Khan. The film soundtrack was composed by the ...more

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Shah Rukh Khan, Paresh Rawal, Jackie Shroff King Uncle is a Hindi movie which was directed by Rakesh Roshan and released in India in 1993. The film stars Shahrukh Khan, Jackie Shroff, Anu Agarwal, Paresh Rawal, Pooja Ruparel, Deven Verma ...more

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Dil Hi Dil Mein is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best 90s Bollywood Movies
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Shabana Azmi, Kulbhushan Kharbanda, Nandita Das Fire is a 1996 Indian-Canadian romantic drama film written and directed by Deepa Mehta and starring Shabana Azmi and Nandita Das. It is the first installment of Mehta's Elements trilogy; it is ...more