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List Rules Vote for your personal favorite Bollywood films, regardless of how popular or successful they were at the box office.

 

Here are the best Bollywood movies ever made, many of which are streaming on Netflix and Amazon Prime. This Bollywood movie list can be sorted by cast, year, director, and more. This list of Bollywood films also contains Bollywood movie titles that can be clicked on for more information about the film. This Bollywood films list can also be copied to start your own. This list, though, contains the best Bollywood movies of all time, as voted on by fans of the films This Bollywood movie list can be sorted by alphabetically, by director, by year and more, but is currently ordered from best to worst. Vote for your favorite movies and downvote the ones you hate.

Also known as Hindi cinema, Bollywood is one of the biggest film producers in the world. Bollywood movies are especially known for their music, which has a large impact on the film's success. This list of Bollywood films includes Bollywood movie titles that can be clicked on for more information about the film. Re-rank this list to fit your opinion of what should be in which order and

These are the top films in the Bollywood genre, meaning that each and every one of these is a movie with at least a single element of the Bollywood genre in it. Be it the motifs of the Bollywood genre or just some of the most common archetypes.

The list has Indian movies like Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge and Road, so that you have plenty of stuff to vote for. If we missed any Bollywood movies on this list, please add them to the list yourself, as this is an open list which means you can add any movies whenever you like (choices are subject to moderation). The films on this list cover the most famous Bollywood movies of all time and are voted on by people who really care about Bollywood movie lists.You can find the release information for any of the films listed below. It's often available in the data set, so you can even find the cast of some of these by clicking on the names of the Bollywood movies. List includes photos and Bollywood movie trailers next to the names of the movies.

This is a list that includes movies like Kaminey and Chenkol.

Whether you're at home and want to watch these Bollywood movies on DVD, streaming Blu-ray or streaming, or if you're seeing them in theaters for the first time, this is a list of good Bollywood movies that can be helpful in either situation to see where they all stack up. So from the latest, to the greatest Bollywood movies, here is the full Bollywood movies list, ordered from best to worst.

Bollywood movies have been directed by some pretty famous names, including Kamal Haasan and Hema Malini.

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3 idiots is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Bollywood Movies of All Time
Matt Karleon added Kareena Kapoor, Aamir Khan, R. Madhavan 3 Idiots is a 2009 Indian coming of age comedy-drama film co-written, edited and directed by Rajkumar Hirani, produced by Vidhu Vinod Chopra, and screenplay by Abhijat Joshi. It was loosely ...more

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Munna Bhai M.B.B.S. is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Bollywood Movies of All Time
Sanjay Dutt, Sunil Dutt, Gracy Singh Munna Bhai M.B.B.S. is a 2003 Indian comedy directed by Rajkumar Hirani and produced by Vidhu Vinod Chopra. The story involves protagonist Munna Bhai, a goon, going to medical school. He is ...more

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Sholay is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Bollywood Movies of All Time
Sachin Pilgaonkar, Amitabh Bachchan, Hema Malini Sholay (English: Ember) is a 1975 Indian action-adventure film written by Javed Akhtar and Salim Khan and directed by Ramesh Sippy.

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Chak De! India is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Bollywood Movies of All Time
Matt Karleon added Shah Rukh Khan, Mohit Chauhan, Aanjjan Srivastav Chak De! English: Take off a 2007 Hindi-language Chak De! India Indian sports drama film about field hockey in India. It is directed by Shimit Amin and produced by Yash Raj Films, with action by ...more

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Lagaan: Once Upon a Time in In... is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Bollywood Movies of All Time
Amitabh Bachchan, Aamir Khan, Kulbhushan Kharbanda Lagaan is a 2001 Indian epic sports drama film written and directed by Ashutosh Gowariker. Aamir Khan, who was also the producer, stars with Gracy Singh in the lead roles; British actors Rachel ...more

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Rang De Basanti is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Bollywood Movies of All Time
Aamir Khan, Anupam Kher, Om Puri Rang De Basanti is a 2006 Indian drama film written and directed by Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra. It features an ensemble cast comprising Aamir Khan, Siddharth Narayan, Soha Ali Khan, Kunal Kapoor, ...more

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Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Bollywood Movies of All Time
Shah Rukh Khan, Kajol, Anupam Kher Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge, also known as DDLJ, is a 1995 Indian romantic drama film. It was written and directed by Aditya Chopra, produced by Yash Chopra, and stars Shah Rukh Khan and Kajol. ...more

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Hera Pheri is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Bollywood Movies of All Time
Hammad Ahmed added Akshay Kumar, Paresh Rawal, Sunil Shetty Hera Pheri is a 2000 Indian comedy film directed by Priyadarshan starring Akshay Kumar, Paresh Rawal, Sunil Shetty and Tabu. The story is based on the 1989 Malayalam film Ramji Rao Speaking, ...more

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Dangal is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Bollywood Movies of All Time
Matt Karleon added Aamir Khan, Sakshi Tanwar, Fatima Sana Shaikh Dangal (English: Wrestling competition) is a 2016 Indian Hindi-language biographical sports drama film directed by Nitesh Tiwari. It's about an amateur wrestler who trains his two daughters and ...more

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Kal Ho Naa Ho is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Bollywood Movies of All Time
Shah Rukh Khan, Preity Zinta, Kajol Kal Ho Naa Ho, abbreviated as KHNH, is a 2003 Indian romantic comedy-drama film, directed by debutante director Nikhil Advani. The film was written by Niranjan Iyengar and Karan Johar and ...more

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PK is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Bollywood Movies of All Time
Matt Karleon added Aamir Khan, Anushka Sharma, Boman Irani PK is a 2014 Indian satirical science fiction comedy film. The film was directed by Rajkumar Hirani, produced by Hirani and Vidhu Vinod Chopra, and written by Hirani and Abhijat Joshi. t tells ...more

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My Name Is Khan is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Bollywood Movies of All Time
tridib.b5 added Shah Rukh Khan, Kajol, Zarina Wahab My Name Is Khan, commonly referred to as MNIK, is a 2010 Indian Hindi drama film directed by Karan Johar, with a screenplay by Shibani Bathija, produced by Hiroo Yash Johar and Gauri Khan, and ...more

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Kuch Kuch Hota Hai is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Bollywood Movies of All Time
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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Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Bollywood Movies of All Time
Shah Rukh Khan, Amitabh Bachchan, Hrithik Roshan Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham..., also known as K3G, is a 2001 Indian drama film written and directed by Karan Johar and produced by his father, Yash Johar. Written specifically to evoke nostalgia ...more

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Andaz Apna Apna is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Bollywood Movies of All Time
mezarar added 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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Baahubali 2: The Conclusion is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Bollywood Movies of All Time
kumar deepak added Prabhas, Rana Daggubati, Anushka Shetty Baahubali 2: The Conclusion (English: The One with Strong Arms: The Conclusion), also known by the initialism BB2, is a 2017 Indian historical fiction film directed by S. S. Rajamouli. Shiva, ...more

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OMG – Oh My God! is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Bollywood Movies of All Time
Matt Karleon added Akshay Kumar, Sonakshi Sinha, Paresh Rawal OMG – Oh My God! is a 2012 Indian satirical comedy-drama film. The storyline is based on a Gujarati stage-play entitled Kanji Virudh Kanji. Its story is similar to an Australian film The Man Who ...more

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Swades is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Bollywood Movies of All Time
Matt Karleon added Shah Rukh Khan, Gayatri Joshi, Makarand Deshpande Swades: We, the People is a 2004 Indian film written, produced and directed by Ashutosh Gowariker. The film stars Shah Rukh Khan and Gayatri Joshi in her first film. The film received widespread ...more

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Devdas is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Bollywood Movies of All Time
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Shah Rukh Khan, Madhuri Dixit Devdas is a 2002 Indian romantic drama film directed by Sanjay Leela Bhansali and based on the 1917 Sharat Chandra Chattopadhyay novella Devdas. This is the third Hindi version and the first ...more

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Jab We Met is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Bollywood Movies of All Time
ArpitSingh added Kareena Kapoor, Shahid Kapoor, Dara Singh Jab We Met is a 2007 Hindi romantic comedy-drama directed and written by Imtiaz Ali. The film, produced by Dhillin Mehta under Shree Ashtavinayak Cinevision Ltd, stars Shahid Kapoor and Kareena ...more

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Lage Raho Munna Bhai is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Bollywood Movies of All Time
Sanjay Dutt, Vidya Balan, Abhishek Bachchan Lage Raho Munna Bhai is a 2006 Indian comedy film directed by Rajkumar Hirani and produced by Vidhu Vinod Chopra. It is the follow-up to the 2003 film Munna Bhai M.B.B.S. with Sanjay Dutt ...more

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Veer-Zaara is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Bollywood Movies of All Time
Shah Rukh Khan, Amitabh Bachchan, Hema Malini Veer-Zaara is a 2004 Indian romantic drama film directed by Yash Chopra under the Yash Raj Films banner. The film stars Shah Rukh Khan and Preity Zinta in the leading roles, with Rani Mukerji, ...more

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Hum Aapke Hain Kaun...! is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Bollywood Movies of All Time
mezarar added 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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Dil Chahta Hai is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Bollywood Movies of All Time
Preity Zinta, Aamir Khan, Saif Ali Khan Dil Chahta Hai is a 2001 Indian comedy-drama film starring Aamir Khan, Saif Ali Khan, Akshaye Khanna, Preity Zinta, Sonali Kulkarni, and Dimple Kapadia. The first film written and directed by ...more

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Baazigar is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Bollywood Movies of All Time
Shah Rukh Khan, Kajol, Shilpa Shetty 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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Baahubali: The Beginning is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Bollywood Movies of All Time
kumar deepak added Anushka Shetty, Tamannaah Bhatia, Prabhas ahubali: The Beginning, also known as BB1, is a 2015 Indian dramatic action film directed by S. S. Rajamouli. In ancient India, an adventurous and daring man becomes involved in a decades old ...more

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A Wednesday! is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Bollywood Movies of All Time
kumar deepak added Anupam Kher, Naseeruddin Shah, Deepal Shaw A Wednesday is a 2008 action drama thriller film written by Neeraj Pandey and directed by Neeraj Pandey.

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MAIN HOON NA is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Bollywood Movies of All Time
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An army major goes undercover as a college student. His mission is both professional and personal: to protect his general's daughter from a radical militant, and to find his estranged half-brother

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Ghajini is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Bollywood Movies of All Time
Matt Karleon added Aamir Khan, Asin, Tinnu Anand Ghajini is a 2008 Indian action psychological thriller film written and directed by A. R. Murugadoss and produced by Allu Aravind and Madhu Mantena. The soundtrack and score is by A. R. Rahman. ...more

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Dil To Pagal Hai is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Bollywood Movies of All Time
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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Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Bollywood Movies of All Time
Renuka Gowda added Deepika Padukone, Madhuri Dixit, Ranbir Kapoor Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani is a 2013 Indian coming-of-age romantic comedy film, directed by Ayan Mukerji and produced by Karan Johar. It stars Ranbir Kapoor and Deepika Padukone in lead roles. This ...more

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Golmaal: Fun Unlimited is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Bollywood Movies of All Time
Ajay Devgan, Paresh Rawal, Rimi Sen Golmaal is a 2006 Bollywood comedy film directed by Rohit Shetty. The film stars Ajay Devgn, Arshad Warsi, Sharman Joshi, Tusshar Kapoor and Rimi Sen in lead roles. The storyline was inspired by ...more

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Jolly LLB is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Bollywood Movies of All Time
Matt Karleon added Amrita Rao, Saurabh Shukla, Boman Irani

A lawyer from a small town in India moves to Delhi and tries to make a splash by reopening a high-profile case.

Jolly LLB is a 2013 Bollywood courtroom comedy drama film, written & directed by Subhash Kapoor. The film stars Arshad Warsi, Boman Irani and Amrita Rao in lead roles. The theatrical trailer ...more

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Mohabbatein is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Bollywood Movies of All Time
Matt Karleon added Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Shah Rukh Khan, Amitabh Bachchan Mohabbatein is a 2000 Indian musical romantic drama film directed by Aditya Chopra. It was Chopra's second directorial venture after Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge and was filmed at India and the ...more

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Om Shanti Om is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Bollywood Movies of All Time
Priyanka Chopra, Deepika Padukone, Shah Rukh Khan Om Shanti Om is a 2007 Indian romantic-thriller film directed and choreographed by Farah Khan. It stars Shah Rukh Khan and debutant Deepika Padukone in the lead roles while Arjun Rampal, Shreyas ...more

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Darr is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Bollywood Movies of All Time
Matt Karleon added 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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Airlift is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Bollywood Movies of All Time
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Ranjit Katiyal, an Indian businessman, leads a happy and successful life in Kuwait with his family. However, when Iraq invades Kuwait, he decides to risk his life to save his stranded countrymen.

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Maine Pyar Kiya is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Bollywood Movies of All Time
mezarar added Salman Khan, Mohnish Bahl, Reema Lagoo Maine Pyar Kiya is a 1989 Indian musical romantic film, written and directed by Sooraj R. Barjatya in his directorial debut. Starring Salman Khan and Bhagyashree in the lead roles, it was ...more

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Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Bollywood Movies of All Time
Matt Karleon added Shah Rukh Khan, Bipasha Basu, Anushka Sharma Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi is a 2008 India romantic comedy film written and directed by Aditya Chopra and produced by Yash Chopra and Aditya Chopra under the banner Yash Raj Films. The film stars Shah ...more

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Sarfarosh is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Bollywood Movies of All Time
Tara Jasonn added Aamir Khan, Naseeruddin Shah, Sonali Bendre Sarfarosh is a 1999 Indian action drama film. It was produced, written and directed by John Matthew Matthan and starred Naseeruddin Shah, Sonali Bendre and Aamir Khan. John started working on ...more

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Don: The Chase Begins Again is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Bollywood Movies of All Time
Priyanka Chopra, Shah Rukh Khan, Kareena Kapoor Don is a 2006 Indian action thriller film directed by Farhan Akhtar, and produced by Ritesh Sidhwani under Excel Entertainment. The film stars Shah Rukh Khan in a double role, opposite Priyanka ...more

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Dhoom 2 is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Bollywood Movies of All Time
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Bipasha Basu, Hrithik Roshan Dhoom 2 is a 2006 Indian action film directed by Sanjay Gadhvi and produced by Aditya Chopra and Yash Chopra at an estimated budget of 350 million under the Yash Raj Films banner. It is the ...more

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Nayak is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Bollywood Movies of All Time
Hammad Ahmed 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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Border is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Bollywood Movies of All Time
kumar deepak 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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English Vinglish is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Bollywood Movies of All Time
Lokesh Budha added Amitabh Bachchan, Ajith Kumar, Sridevi English Vinglish is a 2012 Indian comedy-drama film, written and directed by Gauri Shinde. The film's narrative revolves around a housewife who enrolls in an English-speaking course to stop her ...more

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Padman is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Bollywood Movies of All Time
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Lakshmi is a newly married welder who causes a stir in his East Indian village when he tries to revolutionize the manufacturing of sanitary napkins for women.

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Don 2 is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Bollywood Movies of All Time
Matt Karleon added Priyanka Chopra, Shah Rukh Khan, Hrithik Roshan Don 2 is a 2011 Indian action crime thriller film and the third installment of the Don franchise, directed and co-written by Farhan Akhtar. The film was produced by Ritesh Sidhwani, Shah Rukh ...more

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Mughal-e-Azam is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Bollywood Movies of All Time
kumar deepak added Madhubala, Dilip Kumar, Johnny Walker Mughal-e-Azam is a 1960 Indian film directed by K. Asif and produced by Shapoorji Pallonji. Starring Prithviraj Kapoor, Dilip Kumar, Madhubala, and Durga Khote, the historical epic follows the ...more

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Dhoom is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Bollywood Movies of All Time
Abhishek Bachchan, John Abraham, Rimi Sen Dhoom is a 2004 Indian action thriller film written by Vijay Krishna Acharya and directed by Sanjay Gadhvi. The film stars Abhishek Bachchan, Uday Chopra, John Abraham, Esha Deol, and Rimi Sen ...more

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Mr. India is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Bollywood Movies of All Time
Lokesh Budha added Sridevi, Anil Kapoor, Ashok Kumar Mr. India is a 1987 Indian Hindi fantasy superhero film directed by Shekhar Kapur. It stars Sridevi, Anil Kapoor, and Amrish Puri in lead roles The film was the second biggest hit of 1987, and ...more