The Best Indian Movies I've seen

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1.
3 Idiots (2009)
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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
 
2.
My Name Is Khan (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
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.
Udaan (2010)
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Expelled from his school, a 16-year old boy returns home to his abusive and oppressive father. (134 mins.)
 
4.
Guzaarish (2010)
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A paralyzed Magician-turned-Radio Jockey files a Petition in Court seeking permission to end his life. (126 mins.)
 
5.
Like Stars on Earth (2007)
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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
 
6.
Rang De Basanti (2006)
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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.)
 
7.
Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham... (2001)
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Yashvardhan Raichand lives a very wealthy lifestyle along with his wife, Nandini, and two sons, Rahul and Rohan... (210 mins.)
Director: Karan Johar
 
8.
Mohabbatein (2000)
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Two stubborn men with opposing beliefs battle each other - three love stories are at stake. (216 mins.)
Director: Aditya Chopra
 
9.
Fanaa (2006)
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A sweet blind girl Zooni meets a flirty Rehan. She ignores her friends' warnings. It's her time to discover life. Is she making the right love choice? (168 mins.)
Director: Kunal Kohli
 
10.
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
 
11.
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.)
 
12.
Ghajini (2008)
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A short-term memory loss patient sets out on his journey to avenge the death of his beloved girl. (183 mins.)
Director: A.R. Murugadoss
 
13.
Lagaan: Once Upon a Time in India (2001)
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The people of a small village in Victorian India stake their future on a game of cricket against their ruthless British rulers. (224 mins.)
 
14.
Kal Ho Naa Ho (2003)
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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
 
15.
Dil Chahta Hai (2001)
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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
 
16.
Dhobi Ghat (2010)
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The lives of four people intersect in Mumbai: a washer-man who wants to become an actor, a banker-turned-photographer, a painter looking for inspiration, and a newly-married immigrant who journals her experiences on home video. (100 mins.)
Director: Kiran Rao
 
17.
Veer-Zaara (2004)
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Veer-Zaara is a saga of love, separation, courage and sacrifice. A love story that is an inspiration and will remain a legend forever. (192 mins.)
Director: Yash Chopra
 
18.
Mangal Pandey: The Rising (2005)
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This is a film about the leader of the 1857 mutiny and his fight against the British rule. (150 mins.)
Director: Ketan Mehta
 
19.
Sarkar Raj (2008)
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When Anita Rajan, CEO of Sheppard power plant, an international Company, brings a power plant proposal... (125 mins.)
Director: Ram Gopal Varma
 
20.
Main Hoon Na (2004)
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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. (179 mins.)
Director: Farah Khan
 
21.
Om Shanti Om (2007)
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In the 1970s, Om, an aspiring actor, is murdered, but is immediately reincarnated into the present day. He attempts to discover the mystery of his demise and find Shanti, the love of his previous life. (162 mins.)
Director: Farah Khan
 
22.
Wanted (2009)
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Radhe is a ruthless gangster who will kill anyone for money. He is attracted towards Jhanvi, a middle class girl, who does not approve of his work and wants him to change. (147 mins.)
Director: Prabudheva
 
23.
Kuch Naa Kaho (2003)
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Raj a mere bachelor, who has no intention of marrying is being convinced by his uncle. His uncle passes... (169 mins.)
Director: Rohan Sippy
 
24.
Dhoom (2004)
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A mysterious gang of bikers are on a robbing spree. ACP Jai gets Ali, a mechanic, to assist him in the case. With the clock ticking, it's up to them to nab the thieves red handed. (129 mins.)
Director: Sanjay Gadhvi
 
25.
Dhoom 2 (2006)
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Jai and Ali return, this time on the trail of an international thief who steals priceless artifacts and has chosen Mumbai as his next target. (152 mins.)
Director: Sanjay Gadhvi
 
26.
Bunty Aur Babli (2005)
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A small town pair become the legendary Bunty and Babli as caper after caper they turn the world on its head. Till they meet a very upset cop. (170 mins.)
 
27.
Welcome (2007)
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A man falls in love with a beautiful woman, but later discovers that her brothers are gangsters. (159 mins.)
Director: Anees Bazmee
 
28.
Koyla (1997)
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A village girl agrees to a marriage to a king she has never met after he sends her a photograph of himself. But the man in the photograph is not the king but his most loyal slave, the handsome but mute Shankar. (166 mins.)
Director: Rakesh Roshan
 
29.
Veer (2010)
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In early twentieth-century British India, the Pindari leader Prithvi Singh narrates his story to a reporter from the London Times... (169 mins.)
Director: Anil Sharma
 
30.
Housefull (2010)
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Believing himself to be jinxed, a man attempts to find true love, but instead gets caught in a web of lies. (144 mins.)
Director: Sajid Khan