My Favorite Bollywood Movies (Hindi Movies) of all time.

Here are some of the Hindi/Bollywood movies that have managed to impress me and persuade me with their storyline, acting frames, cast or direction. I am not a keen lover of Bollywood movies but have also managed to see many of them in which i have chosen these as the movies that have really been good.
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1.
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.)
 
2.
Chak de! India (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
Kabir Khan is the coach of the Indian Women's National Hockey Team and his dream is to make his all girls team emerge victorious against all odds. (153 mins.)
Director: Shimit Amin
 
3.
Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
Three friends decide to turn their fantasy vacation into reality after one of their number becomes engaged. (155 mins.)
Director: Zoya Akhtar
 
4.
Jaane Tu... Ya Jaane Na (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
Two best friends being convinced that they are not in love search for each other's love. (155 mins.)
Director: Abbas Tyrewala
 
5.
Karthik Calling Karthik (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
A loner, Karthik achieves success, and even wins the heart of his gorgeous co-worker, after getting early morning mysterious phone calls from someone claiming to be him. (135 mins.)
Director: Vijay Lalwani
 
6.
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
 
7.
Rock On!! (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
Four friends reunite to relive their moments of glory as a rock band. (145 mins.)
Director: Abhishek Kapoor
 
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
“ Taare Zameen Par ” - koolboy_mahendra
 
9.
Chalo Dilli (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Enroute to her destination via plane, a busy executive gets stranded with a middle-classed fast-talking male. (155 mins.)
Director: Shashant Shah
 
10.
Khosla Ka Ghosla! (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
A Delhi based retired middle class man tries half-heartedly to get his land back from a swindling property dealer with the help of his sons and their friends. (135 mins.)
“ Khosla Ka Ghosla ” - koolboy_mahendra
 
11.
Veer-Zaara (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
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
 
12.
Rocket Singh: Salesman of the Year (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
A story of a fresh graduate trying to find a balance between the maddening demands of the 'professional' way, and the way of his heart. (150 mins.)
Director: Shimit Amin
 
13.
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.)
 
14.
What's Your Raashee? (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.7/10 X  
A young man has only ten days to locate his soulmate as dictated by the stars, otherwise he could lose a fortune. He thus embarks on a journey through love, looking through twelve girls to find the one who fits his horoscope. (195 mins.)
 
15.
Mohra (1994)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Journalist Roma Singh is the daughter of a jailer. While taking a tour of the jail, she is molested by some of the inmates... (177 mins.)
Director: Rajiv Rai
 
16.
Hera Pheri (2000)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
Three unemployed men find the answer to all their money problems when they recieve a call from a kidnapper. However, things do not go as planned. (156 mins.)
Director: Priyadarshan
 
17.
Phir Hera Pheri (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
Babu Rao, Raju and Shyam, are living happily after having risen from rags to riches. Still, money brings the joy of riches and with it the greed to make more money - and so, with a don as an unknowing investor, Raju initiates a new game. (153 mins.)
Director: Neeraj Vora
 
18.
Samay: When Time Strikes (2003)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Assistant Commissioner of Police (ACP) Malvika Chauhan battles time to obtain & solve the clues to solve the various murders occurring in the city. (136 mins.)
Director: Robby Grewal
 
19.
Kyon Ki... (2005)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  
After learning the sad truth about a patient, a female psychiatrist falls in love with him. (160 mins.)
Director: Priyadarshan
 
20.
Luck by Chance (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
When Vikram gets tapped to play the male lead in a Bollywood film, he can't believe his luck. But it may ruin his relationship with his girlfriend. (156 mins.)
Director: Zoya Akhtar
 
21.
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.)
 
22.
Lakshya (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
An aimless, jobless, irresponsible grown man joins the army and matures into a battlefield hero. (186 mins.)
Director: Farhan Akhtar
 
23.
Andaz Apna Apna (1994)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
Two slackers competing for the affections of an heiress, inadvertently become her protectors from an evil criminal. (160 mins.)
 
24.
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.)
 
25.
Saawariya (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  
Two souls arrive in a small town, one on vacation, the other to meet a lover. They spend the most magical dream-like days of their lives in that town... with each other. (142 mins.)
 
26.
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.)
 
27.
Love Aaj Kal (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
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
 
28.
Dhobi Ghat (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
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
 
29.
Raajneeti (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
When the American-educated scion of a powerful Indian family returns to the subcontinent, his first taste of power starts him down a corrupt path. (163 mins.)
Director: Prakash Jha
 
30.
Dasvidaniya (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
A man who loves to make "to-do lists" makes one last bucket list when he realizes he is about to die. (113 mins.)
Director: Shashant Shah
 
31.
Agneepath (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
A young boy's father is lynched before his eyes; fifteen years later he returns home for revenge. (174 mins.)
Director: Karan Malhotra
 
32.
Akele Hum Akele Tum (1995)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
An estranged couple battle for the custody of their only son. (160 mins.)
Director: Mansoor Khan
 
33.
Tere Naam (2003)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Problems arise when Radhey Mohan, a delinquent falls in love with a girl named Nirjara. (132 mins.)
Director: Satish Kaushik
 
34.
No Entry (2005)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
Kishen is a newspaper baron married to Kaajal, a housewife who suspects her husband of having numerous non-existent affairs... (158 mins.)
Director: Anees Bazmee
 
35.
Aankhen (2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
After a temperamental man is unceremoniously stripped of his duties as a bank manager, he decides to seek revenge by robbing the bank. He trains three blind men to do this risky task for him. (165 mins.)
 
36.
Kehtaa Hai Dil Baar Baar (2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  
Ranshod Rai Patel is an egotistical and arrogant self-made Gujarati man who arrived from India and settled in the New York area years ago... (119 mins.)
Director: Rahul Dholakia
 
37.
Wake Up Sid (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
A spoiled young adult living in Mumbai experiences a change in his lazy ways when he meets a woman at a party, who inspires him to "wake up". (138 mins.)
Director: Ayan Mukherji
 
38.
Sarfarosh (1999)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
After his brother is killed and father severly injured by terrorists, a young med student quits his studies to join the Indian Police Service to wipe out the terrorists. (174 mins.)