My Top Hindi Romance Films from the last two decades (in no order)

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1.
Band Baaja Baaraat (2010)
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Shruti and Bittoo decide to start a wedding planning company together after they graduate from university, but romance gets in the way of business. (139 mins.)
Director: Maneesh Sharma
 
2.
My Name Is Khan (2010)
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An Indian Muslim man with Asperger's syndrome takes a challenge to speak to the President seriously, and embarks on a cross-country journey. (165 mins.)
Director: Karan Johar
 
3.
Love Aaj Kal (2009)
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An old-fashioned romantic tells his personal love story to a modern man who has just broken up with his girlfriend. Has love really ever changed? (128 mins.)
Director: Imtiaz Ali
 
4.
U Me Aur Hum (2008)
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The first time Ajay saw Pia, she served him drinks. She affected him more than the alcohol, and he found true love... (156 mins.)
Director: Ajay Devgn
 
5.
Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi (2008)
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A middle-aged man who lost his love for life rediscovers it by assuming a new identity in order to rekindle the romantic spark in his marriage. (167 mins.)
Director: Aditya Chopra
 
6.
Jodhaa Akbar (2008)
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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.)
 
7.
Jaane Tu... Ya Jaane Na (2008)
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Two best friends being convinced that they are not in love search for each other's love. (155 mins.)
Director: Abbas Tyrewala
 
8.
Namastey London (2007)
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A man takes his thoroughly-British daughter to his home country, India. There, he arranges a marriage to someone she considers a fool. The daughter attempts to outwit them, but the groom quietly and patiently hatches his own plan. (128 mins.)
 
9.
Jab We Met (2007)
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A depressed wealthy businessman finds his life changing after he meets a spunky and care-free young woman. (138 mins.)
Director: Imtiaz Ali
 
10.
Cheeni Kum (2007)
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An egotistical 64-year-old chef and confirmed bachelor falls for a woman 30 years his junior. (140 mins.)
Director: R. Balki
 
11.
Pyaar Ke Side Effects (2006)
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Bengal-speaking Siddharth Bose lives a middle-classed lifestyle in Delhi along with his mother, and sister... (132 mins.)
Director: Saket Chaudhary
 
12.
Parineeta (2005)
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The lifelong romance between Lolita (Balan) and Shekar (Khan) is upset by the arrival of another man. (130 mins.)
Director: Pradeep Sarkar
 
13.
Paheli (2005)
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A folk tale - supernatural love story about a ghost who falls in love with a newlywed woman. (140 mins.)
Director: Amol Palekar
 
14.
Veer-Zaara (2004)
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The story of the love between Veer Pratap Singh, an Indian, and Zaara Hayaat Khan, a Pakistani...a love so great it knows no boundaries... (192 mins.)
Director: Yash Chopra
 
15.
Socha Na Tha (2005)
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A boy is forced meet a girl for an arranged marriage but even though he refuses the match, they secretly become friends. As things get complicated and both get engaged to different people they realize they've fallen in love with each other. (137 mins.)
Director: Imtiaz Ali
 
16.
Hum Tum (2004)
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Karan Kapoor and Rhea Prakash meet for the first time in a flight bound from Delhi to New York. They... (142 mins.)
Director: Kunal Kohli
 
17.
Saathiya (2002)
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The tale of a young couple in love who elope and marry, but soon find that that marriage is not the bed of roses it is made out to be. (138 mins.)
Director: Shaad Ali
 
18.
Mitr: My Friend (2002)
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A lonely and neglected wife seeks e-friendship on the chat room while her rebellious daughter suspects her of having an affair with their neighbor. (104 mins.)
Director: Revathy
 
19.
Tum Bin...: Love Will Find a Way (2001)
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Shekhar accidentally kills his associate Amar, and decides to watch over Amar's company and take care of his family and friends. However, he falls in love with Amar's fianc Piya. (158 mins.)
Director: Anubhav Sinha
 
20.
Rehnaa Hai Terre Dil Mein (2001)
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A young girl is torn between an obsessive lover and a mild-mannered suitor. (160 mins.)
Director: Gautham Menon
 
21.
Kaho Naa... Pyaar Hai (2000)
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Rich girl loves poor singer and vice versa. But fate has two surprises in store. (172 mins.)
Director: Rakesh Roshan
 
22.
Dhadkan (2000)
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Wealthy Anjali falls in love with poor Dev, both want to get married, but Anjali's family objects and instead get her married to equally wealthy Ram... (161 mins.)
 
23.
Taal (1999)
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On a sight-seeing road trip of India, U.K. based Manav Mehta meets Mansi, the daughter of a singer, Tarababu... (179 mins.)
Director: Subhash Ghai
 
24.
Mast (1999)
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Krishnakant Mathur (Aftab Shivdasani) alias "kittu", works in a restaurant, which is located right opposite the bunglow of famous movie actress... (153 mins.)
Director: Ram Gopal Varma
 
25.
Pyaar Kiya To Darna Kya (1998)
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Muskaan (Kajol) is an orphan girl living on a farm run by her overly-protective older brother, Vishal (Arbaaz Khan) and their 'Chachu' (Dharmendra)... (162 mins.)
Director: Sohail Khan
 
26.
Kuch Kuch Hota Hai (1998)
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During their college years, Anjali was in love with her best-friend Rahul, but he had eyes only for Tina. Years later, Rahul and the now-deceased Tina's eight-year-old daughter attempts to reunite her father and Anjali. (177 mins.)
Director: Karan Johar
 
27.
Jab Pyaar Kisise Hota Hai (1998)
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A Playboy's past catches up with him, when he wants to get married (154 mins.)
Director: Deepak Sareen
 
28.
Dil Se.. (1998)
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The clash between love and ideology is portrayed in this love story between a radio executive and a beautiful revolutionary (163 mins.)
Director: Mani Ratnam
 
29.
Yes Boss (1997)
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There are lots of poor people in India who want to get rich soon. A woman named Seema is one of them... (163 mins.)
Director: Aziz Mirza
 
30.
Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge (1995)
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A young man and woman - both of Indian descent but born and raised in Britain - fall in love during a trip to Switzerland. However, the girl's traditional father takes her back to India to fulfill a betrothal promise. (189 mins.)
Director: Aditya Chopra
 
31.
Akele Hum Akele Tum (1995)
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An estranged couple battle for the custody of their only son. (160 mins.)
Director: Mansoor Khan
 
32.
Hum Aapke Hain Koun...! (1994)
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Prem, a top student, is learning the ropes of business under his elder brother Rajesh and his uncle Kailashnath... (206 mins.)
 
33.
1942: A Love Story (1994)
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A young Indian couple, both from wealthy backgrounds, find themselves caught up in the 1940's Indian revolutionary movement against their families whom are under the thumb a sadistic British general. (157 mins.)
 
34.
Kabhi Haan Kabhi Naa (1994)
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Sunil and some of his friends start a band and perform at weddings and special occasions. Sunil is in... (158 mins.)
Director: Kundan Shah
 
35.
Lamhe (1991)
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Viren, on a visit to India, falls in love with Pallavi, who happens to be older than he is. Her age doesn't bother him but as Dai Maa points out... (187 mins.)
Director: Yash Chopra
 
36.
Dil Hai Ki Manta Nahin (1991)
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Runaway heiress in search of her beloved falls in love with another man on the way. (154 mins.)
Director: Mahesh Bhatt
 
37.
Rockstar (2011)
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Janardhan Jakhar chases his dreams of becoming a big Rock star, during which he falls in love with Heer. (159 mins.)
Director: Imtiaz Ali
 
38.
Ek Main Aur Ekk Tu (2012)
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A few drinks too many leads an uptight architect and quick-witted hairstylist to marry in Las Vegas. Can a mistake lead to friendship and love? (110 mins.)
Director: Shakun Batra
 
39.
Raanjhanaa (2013)
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A small-town boy needs to break through the class divide to gain acceptance from his childhood sweetheart who is in love with big city ideals. (140 mins.)
Director: Aanand Rai
 
40.
Lootera (2013)
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An aristocrat's daughter falls in love with a visiting archaeologist, but he holds a secret that could drive them apart. (136 mins.)