The 20 Best Bollywood Film 2000-2010

List of my Fave "Bollywood/Hindi Language film" (not Tamil,Bengali,etc) from 2000-2010.
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1.
Lagaan: Once Upon a Time in India (2001)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
The people of a small village in Victorian India stake their future on a game of cricket against their ruthless British rulers. (224 mins.)
“ Seriously, Lagaan is cinematic masterpiece that will take your breath away... ” - BlackwidowisHot
 
2.
Swades (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
A successful Indian scientist returns to an Indian village to take his nanny to America with him and in the process rediscovers his roots. (210 mins.)
“ Truly... made from the heart. Shah Rukh Khan best Film ” - BlackwidowisHot
 
3.
Black (2005)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
The cathartic tale of a young woman who can't see, hear or talk and the teacher who brings a ray of light into her dark world. (122 mins.)
“ A most inspiring story that takes you through a world of darkness and unconditional love. Powerfull performance, and Awesome, awesome .... VERY AWESOME cinematography!! ” - BlackwidowisHot
 
4.
Dil Chahta Hai (2001)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
Three inseparable childhood friends are just out of college. Nothing comes between them - until they each fall in love, and their wildly different approaches to relationships creates tension. (183 mins.)
Director: Farhan Akhtar
“ Welcome to the New Generation of Hindi Cinema! ” - BlackwidowisHot
 
5.
Rang De Basanti (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
This story is about six friends who help an English filmmaker create a documentary about Indian freedom struggle. During filming, this group of friends learn about those before them and the importance of fighting for their rights. (157 mins.)
“ Rang De Basanti is truly world class! ” - BlackwidowisHot
 
6.
3 Idiots (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
Two friends are searching for their long lost companion. They revisit their college days and recall the memories of their friend who inspired them to think differently, even as the rest of the world called them "idiots". (170 mins.)
Director: Rajkumar Hirani
“ ALL IZZ WELL... Welcome to the IDIOTs!! ” - BlackwidowisHot
 
7.
Kal Ho Naa Ho (2003)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
Naina, an introverted, perpetually depressed girl's life changes when she meets Aman. But Aman has a secret of his own which changes their lives forever. Embroiled in all this is Rohit, Naina's best friend who conceals his love for her. (186 mins.)
Director: Nikhil Advani
“ a Story of A Lifetime, in a Hearbeat. The Best of Romantic Comedy i've ever seen... ” - BlackwidowisHot
 
8.
Like Stars on Earth (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
An eight-year-old boy is thought to be a lazy trouble-maker, until the new art teacher has the patience and compassion to discover the real problem behind his struggles in school. (165 mins.)
Director: Aamir Khan
“ Aamir Khan, the Mr. Perfect, relly done well in his debut movie as a Director. Tare Zamen Par is touching... ” - BlackwidowisHot
 
9.
Firaaq (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
Chronicles the devastating impact on vulnerable Muslims in Gujarat after riots. (101 mins.)
Director: Nandita Das
“ FIRAAQ is one of the finest docu-dramas made in India. It's disturbing. It's powerful. It's thought-provoking... ” - BlackwidowisHot
 
10.
Munna Bhai M.B.B.S. (2003)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
A gangster sets out to fulfill his father's dream of becoming a doctor. (156 mins.)
Director: Rajkumar Hirani
“ Really Funny!! ” - BlackwidowisHot
 
11.
Black Friday (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  
Black Friday is a film about the investigations following the 1993 serial Bombay bomb blasts, told through the different stories of the people involved --police, conspirators, victims, middlemen. (143 mins.)
Director: Anurag Kashyap
“ welcome to the bombay blast! ” - BlackwidowisHot
 
12.
Guzaarish (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
A paralyzed Magician-turned-Radio Jockey files a Petition in Court seeking permission to end his life. (126 mins.)
“ so go on, break the rules..forgive quickly...love truly, never regret anything that made you smile... ” - BlackwidowisHot
 
13.
Kabhi Alvida Naa Kehna (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
Dev, a famous footballer, becomes injured and gets dependent on Riya. Brooding on his ill-fate, he gets suspicous of an affair going on between Riya and another man. Is the affair a reality, and if it is, will Dev openly accuse Riya? (193 mins.)
Director: Karan Johar
“ to Much people dislike thismovie, but i like it, a very realistic movie~! ” - BlackwidowisHot
 
14.
Jodhaa Akbar (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
A sixteenth century love story about a marriage of alliance that gave birth to true love between a great Mughal emperor, Akbar, and a Rajput princess, Jodha. (213 mins.)
“ beautiful..but to much hype.. ” - BlackwidowisHot
 
15.
Eklavya: The Royal Guard (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
As the kingdom of Devigarh comes apart at the seams, an aging bodyguard attempts to protect the Royal Family, as well as keep its darkest secrets from ever coming to light. (105 mins.)
“ elegant...its all about loving your children.. ” - BlackwidowisHot
 
16.
Devdas (2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
After his wealthy family prohibits him from marrying the woman he is in love with, Devdas Mukherjee's life spirals further and further out of control as he takes up alcohol and a life of vice to numb the pain. (185 mins.)
“ as a tagline say : a grand saga of timeless love ” - BlackwidowisHot
 
17.
Omkara (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
A politically-minded enforcer's misguided trust in his lieutenant leads him to suspect his wife of infidelity in this adaptation of Shakespeare's 'Othello'. (155 mins.)
Director: Vishal Bhardwaj
“ i Like all Vishal Bhardwaj movie...but omkara is no 1 ” - BlackwidowisHot
 
18.
Kaminey (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
The desperate lives of two estranged twin brothers converge over missing drugs, politics, racial prejudice, corrupt cops and an unplanned pregnancy. (130 mins.)
Director: Vishal Bhardwaj
“ Best thriller i've seen ” - BlackwidowisHot
 
19.
Udaan (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
Expelled from his school, a 16-year old boy returns home to his abusive and oppressive father. (134 mins.)
“ Heart Touching Movie..its about Chasing ur Dream. ” - BlackwidowisHot
 
20.
That Girl in Yellow Boots (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
A British woman faces challenges while attempting to locate her father in India. (103 mins.)
Director: Anurag Kashyap
“ Shock Ending!! ” - BlackwidowisHot