135 Hindi Romantic Movies You Can't Miss...!!!!!

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1. Shuddh Desi Romance (2013)

Not Rated | 141 min | Drama, Romance

A romantic comedy which tells the journey of three restless young people who junk society's syllabus for finding love and decide to follow their heart.

Director: Maneesh Sharma | Stars: Sushant Singh Rajput, Parineeti Chopra, Rishi Kapoor, Vaani Kapoor

Votes: 5,605

2. Aashiqui 2 (2013)

Not Rated | 132 min | Drama, Music, Musical

Rahul loses his fans and fame due to alcoholism. But he then decides to turn a small time singer into a rising star.

Director: Mohit Suri | Stars: Aditya Roy Kapoor, Shraddha Kapoor, Shaad Randhawa, Salil Acharya

Votes: 24,610

3. Lootera (I) (2013)

Not Rated | 136 min | Drama, Romance

An aristocrat's daughter falls in love with a visiting archaeologist, but he holds a secret that could drive them apart.

Director: Vikramaditya Motwane | Stars: Ranveer Singh, Sonakshi Sinha, Barun Chanda, Adil Hussain

Votes: 13,551 | Gross: $0.38M

4. Raanjhanaa (2013)

Not Rated | 140 min | Drama, Romance

Kundan, the son of a Hindu pundit, discovers that his childhood sweetheart Zoya loves city-bred Akram and wants to marry him. However, he persistently seeks to win her heart.

Director: Aanand L. Rai | Stars: Dhanush, Sonam Kapoor, Mohammed Zeeshan Ayyub, Swara Bhaskar

Votes: 26,993 | Gross: $0.88M

5. Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani (2013)

Not Rated | 160 min | Comedy, Drama, Musical

Kabir and Naina bond during a trekking trip. Before Naina can express herself, Kabir leaves India to pursue his career. They meet again years later, but he still cherishes his dreams more than bonds.

Director: Ayan Mukherjee | Stars: Ranbir Kapoor, Deepika Padukone, Aditya Roy Kapoor, Kalki Koechlin

Votes: 34,244 | Gross: $3.83M

6. Jab Tak Hai Jaan (2012)

Not Rated | 176 min | Drama, Romance

A woman is made to realize that her prayers and sacrifice to save her boyfriend's life may have led him to a fate worse than death.

Director: Yash Chopra | Stars: Shah Rukh Khan, Katrina Kaif, Anushka Sharma, Anupam Kher

Votes: 48,516 | Gross: $3.05M

7. Jannat 2 (2012)

R | 150 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

A dealer of illegal guns is bullied into being an informer for a cop who wants to put an end to this racket.

Director: Kunal Deshmukh | Stars: Emraan Hashmi, Randeep Hooda, Esha Gupta, Mohammed Zeeshan Ayyub

Votes: 4,723

8. Kal Ho Naa Ho (2003)

Not Rated | 186 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

54 Metascore

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.

Director: Nikkhil Advani | Stars: Preity Zinta, Shah Rukh Khan, Saif Ali Khan, Jaya Bhaduri

Votes: 58,016 | Gross: $1.79M

9. Kuch Kuch Hota Hai (1998)

Not Rated | 177 min | Comedy, Drama, Musical

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.

Director: Karan Johar | Stars: Shah Rukh Khan, Kajol, Rani Mukerji, Sana Saeed

Votes: 43,513 | Gross: $2.10M

10. Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge (1995)

Not Rated | 181 min | Drama, Romance

When Raj meets Simran in Europe, it isn't love at first sight but when Simran moves to India for an arranged marriage, love makes its presence felt.

Director: Aditya Chopra | Stars: Shah Rukh Khan, Kajol, Amrish Puri, Farida Jalal

Votes: 58,225

11. Fanaa (2006)

Not Rated | 168 min | Drama, Romance

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?

Director: Kunal Kohli | Stars: Aamir Khan, Kajol, Rishi Kapoor, Tabu

Votes: 28,851 | Gross: $2.10M

12. Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi (2008)

Not Rated | 167 min | Comedy, Drama, Music

A breathtaking, goose flesh igniting, awe inspiring love journey of an ordinary man Suri and his 'total opposite' love Taani.

Director: Aditya Chopra | Stars: Shah Rukh Khan, Anushka Sharma, Vinay Pathak, M.K. Raina

Votes: 40,416 | Gross: $2.07M

13. Ghulam (1998)

Not Rated | 162 min | Action, Crime, Drama

Jai runs errands for Ronak Singh who is a gang lord and is involved in illegal activities. Jai's brother Siddharth decides to revolt against him and Ronak after some things goes lethally awry.

Director: Vikram Bhatt | Stars: Aamir Khan, Rani Mukerji, Rajit Kapoor, Mita Vasisht

Votes: 10,165

14. Chalte Chalte (2003)

Not Rated | 167 min | Drama, Romance

A man pursues a woman who is already engaged and eventually gets married to her. Differences between the two lead to a bitter separation that threatens to destroy their relationship forever.

Director: Aziz Mirza | Stars: Shah Rukh Khan, Rani Mukerji, Jas Arora, Satish Shah

Votes: 13,482 | Gross: $0.84M

15. Veer-Zaara (2004)

Not Rated | 192 min | Drama, Family, Musical

67 Metascore

Veer-Zaara is a saga of love, separation, courage and sacrifice. A love story that is an inspiration and will remain a legend forever.

Director: Yash Chopra | Stars: Shah Rukh Khan, Preity Zinta, Rani Mukerji, Kiron Kher

Votes: 45,255 | Gross: $2.92M

16. Hum Tum (2004)

Not Rated | 142 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

A novel look at the eternal battle of the sexes and the trials and tribulations of Karan and Rhea and their attempts to understand each other.

Director: Kunal Kohli | Stars: Saif Ali Khan, Rani Mukerji, Kiron Kher, Rati Agnihotri

Votes: 12,241 | Gross: $0.35M

17. Pyaar To Hona Hi Tha (1998)

156 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

Sanjana was Rahul's fiancé. When Rahul was gone to India for official trip He is attracted to Nisha, and announces that he will be marrying her soon. Sanjana does not take kindly to this, ... See full summary »

Director: Anees Bazmee | Stars: Ajay Devgn, Kajol, Bijay Anand, Kashmira Shah

Votes: 2,565

18. Na Tum Jaano Na Hum (2002)

158 min | Comedy, Drama, Musical

A romantically inclined couple decide to get to know each other through letters without disclosing their identities.

Director: Arjun Sablok | Stars: Saif Ali Khan, Hrithik Roshan, Esha Deol, Alok Nath

Votes: 2,506

19. Dil Chahta Hai (2001)

Not Rated | 183 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

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.

Director: Farhan Akhtar | Stars: Aamir Khan, Saif Ali Khan, Akshaye Khanna, Preity Zinta

Votes: 61,096 | Gross: $0.30M

20. Parineeta (2005)

Not Rated | 130 min | Drama, Musical, Romance

The lifelong romance between Lolita (Balan) and Shekar (Khan) is upset by the arrival of another man.

Director: Pradeep Sarkar | Stars: Vidya Balan, Saif Ali Khan, Sanjay Dutt, Dia Mirza

Votes: 8,342 | Gross: $0.80M

21. Salaam Namaste (2005)

Not Rated | 158 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

A quirky take on life and relationships as it looks at a fairy tale with a bit of a squint and an endearing look at what being in love really means.

Director: Siddharth Anand | Stars: Saif Ali Khan, Preity Zinta, Arshad Warsi, Javed Jaffrey

Votes: 6,112 | Gross: $1.41M

22. Love Aaj Kal (2009)

Not Rated | 128 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

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?

Director: Imtiaz Ali | Stars: Saif Ali Khan, Deepika Padukone, Rishi Kapoor, Rahul Khanna

Votes: 13,443 | Gross: $2.43M

23. Saajan (1991)

Not Rated | 181 min | Drama, Musical, Romance

A poet (Sanjay Dutt) and his best friend (Salman Khan) fall in love with the same woman (Madhuri Dixit).

Director: Lawrence D'Souza | Stars: Sanjay Dutt, Madhuri Dixit, Salman Khan, Ekta Sohini

Votes: 5,547

24. Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam (1999)

Not Rated | 188 min | Comedy, Drama, Musical

Nandini has to choose between Sameer, the man who taught her to fall in love; and Vanraj, the man from whom she learnt how to abide and fulfill promises of love.

Director: Sanjay Leela Bhansali | Stars: Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Salman Khan, Ajay Devgn, Zohra Sehgal

Votes: 15,574

25. In Your Name (2003)

Not Rated | 132 min | Action, Drama, Romance

Problems arise when Radhey Mohan, a delinquent falls in love with a girl named Nirjara.

Director: Satish Kaushik | Stars: Salman Khan, Bhoomika Chawla, Sachin Khedekar, Savita Prabhune

Votes: 14,983

26. Ajab Prem Ki Ghazab Kahani (2009)

Not Rated | 150 min | Action, Comedy, Romance

The wacky adventures of a young man who is willing to sacrifice his own love to insure the happiness of others, and get the girl-of-his-dreams married to the boy-of-her-dreams.

Director: Rajkumar Santoshi | Stars: Ranbir Kapoor, Katrina Kaif, Darshan Jariwala, Smita Jaykar

Votes: 10,903

27. Namastey London (2007)

128 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

A man takes his thoroughly-British daughter to his home country, India. There, he arranges her marriage to someone she considers a fool. The daughter attempts to outwit them, but the groom quietly and patiently hatches his own plan.

Director: Vipul Amrutlal Shah | Stars: Akshay Kumar, Katrina Kaif, Rishi Kapoor, Clive Standen

Votes: 19,632 | Gross: $1.21M

28. Jodhaa Akbar (2008)

Not Rated | 213 min | Action, Drama, History

69 Metascore

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.

Director: Ashutosh Gowariker | Stars: Hrithik Roshan, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Sonu Sood, Poonam Sinha

Votes: 27,006 | Gross: $3.44M

29. Kites (I) (2010)

Not Rated | 123 min | Action, Drama, Romance

62 Metascore

A wounded man searches for his sweetheart in the Mexican desert while on the run from the police, bounty hunters, and others.

Director: Anurag Basu | Stars: Hrithik Roshan, Kangana Ranaut, Bárbara Mori, Steven Michael Quezada

Votes: 11,415 | Gross: $1.60M

30. Om Shanti Om (2007)

PG-13 | 162 min | Action, Comedy, Drama

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.

Director: Farah Khan | Stars: Shah Rukh Khan, Deepika Padukone, Arjun Rampal, Kiron Kher

Votes: 35,442 | Gross: $3.60M

31. Yes Boss (1997)

163 min | Comedy, Drama, Musical

Rahul Joshi wants to be a successful businessman so he works hard for his boss Siddharth. One day Rahul meets Seema, an up and coming model, and he feels like he's finally met his match. Will Seema fall for Rahul?

Director: Aziz Mirza | Stars: Shah Rukh Khan, Juhi Chawla, Aditya Pancholi, Kashmira Shah

Votes: 11,700

32. Dil To Pagal Hai (1997)

Not Rated | 179 min | Comedy, Drama, Musical

A grand musical about three passionate and dreamy characters: Rahul, Pooja and Nisha. Will their dreams come true? Will they find their true love?

Director: Yash Chopra | Stars: Shah Rukh Khan, Madhuri Dixit, Karisma Kapoor, Akshay Kumar

Votes: 19,070

33. Mohabbatein (2000)

Not Rated | 216 min | Musical, Drama, Romance

A film about the battle between love and fear, between two stubborn men and their opposing beliefs and the outcome of the love stories of 3 couples.

Director: Aditya Chopra | Stars: Amitabh Bachchan, Shah Rukh Khan, Uday Chopra, Jugal Hansraj

Votes: 24,935

34. Devdas (I) (2002)

185 min | Drama, Musical, Romance

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.

Director: Sanjay Leela Bhansali | Stars: Shah Rukh Khan, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Madhuri Dixit, Jackie Shroff

Votes: 35,056 | Gross: $3.50M

35. Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham... (2001)

Not Rated | 210 min | Drama, Musical, Romance

After marrying a poor woman, rich Rahul is disowned by his father and moves to London to build a new life. Years later, his now grown up little brother Rohan embarks on a mission to bring Rahul back home and reunite the family again.

Director: Karan Johar | Stars: Shah Rukh Khan, Kajol, Amitabh Bachchan, Hrithik Roshan

Votes: 40,349 | Gross: $2.90M

36. Kabhi Alvida Naa Kehna (2006)

R | 193 min | Drama, Romance

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?

Director: Karan Johar | Stars: Shah Rukh Khan, Rani Mukerji, Amitabh Bachchan, Abhishek Bachchan

Votes: 16,825 | Gross: $3.28M

37. Jab We Met (2007)

Not Rated | 138 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

A depressed wealthy businessman finds his life changing after he meets a spunky and care-free young woman.

Director: Imtiaz Ali | Stars: Shahid Kapoor, Kareena Kapoor, Tarun Arora, Dara Singh

Votes: 42,611 | Gross: $0.41M

38. Vivah (2006)

Not Rated | 160 min | Drama, Family, Musical

Poonam, a traditionally brought-up young woman, is to marry Prem, a groom chosen by her uncle. Poonam and Prem's faith and love are to be tested however, when an accident occurs and Poonam might be scarred for life.

Director: Sooraj R. Barjatya | Stars: Shahid Kapoor, Amrita Rao, Anupam Kher, Alok Nath

Votes: 8,154

39. Socha Na Tha (2005)

Not Rated | 137 min | Romance, Comedy

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.

Director: Imtiaz Ali | Stars: Abhay Deol, Ayesha Takia, Ayesha Jhulka, Apoorva Jha

Votes: 6,749

40. Taal (1999)

Not Rated | 179 min | Musical, Romance

Manav, the son of a wealthy NRI falls in love with Mansi, the daughter of a poor but respected music teacher. Their relationship is mocked by Manav's family, humiliating Mansi due to her ... See full summary »

Director: Subhash Ghai | Stars: Akshaye Khanna, Anil Kapoor, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Alok Nath

Votes: 4,580

41. Raja Hindustani (1996)

165 min | Action, Comedy, Drama

India's biggest box office hit of 1996, Raja Hindustani is a musical drama about a poor cab driver who marries a rich woman and the struggles they face after marriage.

Director: Dharmesh Darshan | Stars: Aamir Khan, Karisma Kapoor, Suresh Oberoi, Johnny Lever

Votes: 6,324

42. Ishq (1997)

161 min | Action, Comedy, Drama

Harbans Rai and Ranjit Rai are two wealthy businessmen who absolutely *loathe* poverty and poor people . As fate would have it , Harbans Rai's daughter Madhu falls for a poor mechanic Raja ... See full summary »

Director: Indra Kumar | Stars: Aamir Khan, Ajay Devgn, Juhi Chawla, Kajol

Votes: 9,070

43. Ghajini (2008)

Not Rated | 183 min | Action, Drama, Mystery

A short-term memory loss patient sets out on his journey to avenge the death of his beloved girl.

Director: A.R. Murugadoss | Stars: Aamir Khan, Asin, Jiah Khan, Tinnu Anand

Votes: 52,124 | Gross: $2.43M

44. Jaane Tu... Ya Jaane Na (2008)

155 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

Two best friends being convinced that they are not in love search for each other's love.

Director: Abbas Tyrewala | Stars: Imran Khan, Genelia D'Souza, Manjari Fadnnis, Ayaz Khan

Votes: 23,310 | Gross: $0.60M

45. Qayamat Se Qayamat Tak (1988)

162 min | Drama, Musical, Romance

A young man and young woman fall in love against their feuding fathers' wishes in this version of 'Romeo and Juliet' set in contemporary India.

Director: Mansoor Khan | Stars: Aamir Khan, Juhi Chawla, Goga Kapoor, Dalip Tahil

Votes: 9,494

46. I Hate Luv Storys (2010)

Not Rated | 129 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

Jay doesn't believe in love Stories, and Simran, is a girl who's in love with the idea of Love itself.

Director: Punit Malhotra | Stars: Imran Khan, Sonam Kapoor, Sammir Dattani, Samir Soni

Votes: 6,955 | Gross: $0.85M

47. Bachna Ae Haseeno (2008)

Not Rated | 152 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

Raj is a heartbreaker. His love stories with Mahi, Radhika and Gayatri finally teach him about love and life in their own sweet, sexy and sassy way.

Director: Siddharth Anand | Stars: Ranbir Kapoor, Deepika Padukone, Bipasha Basu, Minissha Lamba

Votes: 9,277 | Gross: $0.69M

48. Wake Up Sid (2009)

138 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

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".

Director: Ayan Mukherjee | Stars: Ranbir Kapoor, Konkona Sen Sharma, Supriya Pathak, Anupam Kher

Votes: 25,115 | Gross: $0.72M

49. Armaan (2003)

Not Rated | 158 min | Drama, Family, Romance