Top 50 Best Bollywood Romantic Movies Of All Timeby minotaurmaxim | created - 11 Dec 2012 | updated - 11 Dec 2012 | Public
The best 50 romantic movies including cult classics as well as modernised romance.
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1. 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.
The cult classic which can never be replaced my any other movie. Make sure you watch,its worth a watch.
2. Guide (1965)
Not Rated | 120 min | Drama, Musical, Romance
When mistaken to be a sage by some villagers, an ex-tour guide reflects on his past and lost love to search for spiritual wisdom to guide the villagers.
A classic movie which presents a tale of true lover,undisputing faith and God. Fantastic movie!!
3. Maine Pyar Kiya (1989)
Not Rated | 192 min | Drama, Family, Musical
After Suman's father leaves her in the care of another family while he travels abroad, she falls in love with Prem. However, in order to for them to marry, Prem has to prove to Suman's father that he is not the same as his own dad.
This one is a fab,believe me you won't be able to take your eyes off it.
4. The Great Mughal (1960)
Not Rated | 197 min | Drama, Romance, War
A 16th century prince falls in love with a court dancer and battles with his emperor father.
Votes: 6,611 | Gross: $0.16M
This one is a classic all the way,undoubtfully the grandest of all movies,breathtaking performances and fabulous locales.
5. Pyaasa (1957)
Not Rated | 146 min | Drama, Musical, Romance
A talented but indigent poet Vijay struggles for love and recognition in this selfish world.
A soulful romantic movie one can never forget.
6. Kabhie Kabhie (1976)
Not Rated | 177 min | Drama, Romance
Kabhi Kabhie is a movie about the love story of generations and how a chain of events brings together old lovers as friends.
A classic movie by legendary director, A story of true love.
7. Madhumati (1958)
110 min | Fantasy, Musical, Mystery
While driving his car on a rainy night, Anand's car breaks down, and he goes to seek shelter in a nearby house. He is let into the house by the servant, and he is permitted to stay until ... See full summary »
A movie which leaves its stains of love on our hearts.
8. Devdas (I) (2002)
Not Rated | 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.
Votes: 36,153 | Gross: $3.50M
This one is a classic movie with grand setup and awesome acting,one of the finest movies till date.This movie was included in Top 10 movies to see before you die by TIME magazine appearing at 8th spot along with hollywood biggies.
9. Devdas (1955)
159 min | Drama, Musical, Romance
Childhood sweethearts, Devdas and Paro grow up in a small village with a love-hate relationship which changes to love when they mature. Devdas' dad does not approve of his marriage or even any friendship with Paro, and sends him away to Calcutta where he is introduced to a dancer, Chandramukhi, who adores him and falls hopelessly in love with him. Devdas in not aware of Chandramukhi's affection ... See full summary »
This movie also was awesome but was not recognised by international audience as was the above movie.
10. Daag: A Poem of Love (1973)
Not Rated | 146 min | Drama, Romance
Sunil is convicted of murder and is on the run. But the long arm of the law and his past finally catch up with him. Can he outrun his destiny for long?
This movie depicts the love of a common man in a very extraordinary way.
11. Silsila (1981)
Not Rated | 182 min | Drama, Family, Romance
SILSILA is a love story, thwarted by society's demands, which reappears as adultery but can it survive in the face of society?
This movie was not a huge commercial success but was in news and still is for its casting of lead roles,Take a bow Mr.YASHRAJ CHOPRA.
12. 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.
Votes: 8,511 | Gross: $0.80M
An adaptation of a classic novel,this movie makes you feel your love from the depth of your heart.
13. Veer-Zaara (2004)
Not Rated | 192 min | Drama, Family, Musical
Veer-Zaara is a saga of love, separation, courage and sacrifice. A love story that is an inspiration and will remain a legend forever.
Votes: 46,419 | Gross: $2.92M
This one is classic inspite of being modern,it makes you feel that love is beyond the boundaries.
14. 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.
All I need to say is 'Mar Bhi Jaye Pyaar Wale,Mit Bhi Jaye Yaar Waale,Zinda Rehti Hai Unki MOHABBATEIN'.
15. Chori Chori (1956)
Not Rated | 158 min | Musical, Romance
A spoiled rich girl on the run travels with a reporter looking for a news scoop.
A Showman's classic all the way.
16. 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.
Votes: 44,828 | Gross: $2.10M
Amazing movie,amazing performances,amazing story and my personal favourite.
17. 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?
Shah Rukh Khan is really a master of act i must say,and you'll also agree after watching this movie.
18. Hum Aapke Hain Koun...! (1994)
Not Rated | 206 min | Comedy, Drama, Musical
Prem and Nisha meet and fall in love at the wedding of their elder siblings, but their plans to be together are put in jeopardy when Nisha's sister dies, leaving behind a baby.
The huge celebrative movie full of romance and pleasure.
19. Qayamat Se Qayamat Tak (1988)
162 min | Drama, Musical, Romance
Despite knowing that their respective families are bitter enemies, Raj and Rashmi fall in love with each other and decide to elope.
This one is a sureshot masterpiece.
20. 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.
This movie is a class in itself depicting true love.
21. Lamhe (1991)
Not Rated | 187 min | Drama, Musical, Romance
Yash Chopra's most cherished film with soul-stirring music is a story of moments - moments of passion, of ecstasy and of life-changing love.
This movie takes you beyond the barriers of age.
22. 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.
Votes: 49,346 | Gross: $3.05M
A modernised form of a classic love story which again brings life in romantic movies.
23. 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.
Votes: 63,117 | Gross: $0.30M
This award winning movie is surely the favourite of youth,a very lively movie.
24. Kaho Naa... Pyaar Hai (2000)
TV-14 | 172 min | Action, Romance
A young girl meets the doppelganger of her deceased boyfriend and now has a chance to find the people who have murdered him.
Votes: 12,816 | Gross: $0.36M
Yes as the title suggest you'll end up saying 'pyaar hai'.
25. Hum Hain Rahi Pyar Ke (1993)
163 min | Drama, Family, Comedy
Rahul Malhotra (Aamir Khan) is the manager of the heavily in debt family business. He is also the guardian of his dead sister's mischievous kids. Rahul hires Vaijayanti (Juhi Chawla) as ... See full summary »
The movie takes you to a joy ride all the way.
26. Kabhi Alvida Naa Kehna (2006)
R | 193 min | Drama, Romance
Dev, a former football player is married to Rhea, a successful fashion editor. Maya is a kindergarten teacher who is married to Rishi, an outgoing event planner. These couples' lives intersect and they each question their own marriage.
Votes: 17,193 | Gross: $3.28M
This movie handles a social issue of extramaritial affair in a very fair way potraying romance.
27. Barfi! (2012)
Not Rated | 151 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
Three young people learn that love can neither be defined nor contained by society's definition of normal and abnormal.
Votes: 71,315 | Gross: $2.80M
This movie makes you feel the unconditional of a deaf-dumb man and an autistic girl in a very joyfull way.
28. 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.
Movie which presents the life and death of two lovers.
29. Rockstar (2011)
Not Rated | 159 min | Drama, Music, Musical
Janardhan Jakhar chases his dreams of becoming a big Rock star, during which he falls in love with Heer.
Votes: 36,415 | Gross: $0.99M
Besides being a musical movie it depicts love throughout.
30. 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.
Votes: 41,454 | Gross: $2.07M
No one can ever forget this movie of romance of an ordinary man and his wife which makes him change himself and be a Mach man.
31. Gadar: Ek Prem Katha (2001)
170 min | Action, Drama, Romance
Set during the Partition of India in 1947, a Sikh truck driver falls in love with a Muslim girl belonging to an aristocratic family.
This blockbuster movie goes beyond all th borders and all the religions only to portray the purest love.
32. 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.
Votes: 44,231 | Gross: $0.41M
This joyful movie makes you laugh and cry all the way.
33. 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.
Inspite of being ajab ghazab its strikes a chord at your heart.
34. Singh Is King (2008)
Not Rated | 135 min | Action, Comedy, Crime
A comic caper about Happy Singh, a Punjabi villager who goes through a series of misadventures and eventually becomes the Kinng of the Australian underworld.
A laughter riot which presents a ssoulful love.
35. Taal (1999)
Not Rated | 179 min | Musical, Romance
Businessman Manav falls for aspiring singer Mansi, but their romance faces an uphill climb when Manav must depart and Mansi's suave manager moves in.
The movie is a classic tale beautifully depicted by the director Mr.Subhash Ghai.
36. Bobby (1973)
168 min | Comedy, Musical, Romance
Raj, the son of strict, wealthy parents, falls in love with Bobby, the daughter of a poor Christian fisherman -- a romance his parents oppose.
A typical Raj Kapoor classic.
37. Kal ho naa ho (2003)
Not Rated | 186 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
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.
Votes: 59,603 | Gross: $1.79M
Kal ho naa ho is unarguably one of the potrayed movie SRK And Priety at their best.
38. 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.
Votes: 12,534 | Gross: $0.35M
This movie tells you that live is indeed long to find your true love.
39. Ek Tha Tiger (2012)
Not Rated | 132 min | Action, Romance, Thriller
India's top spy Tiger and his love Zoya battle the dark world of intelligence and espionage that forbids its soldiers from loving the enemy.
Votes: 27,373 | Gross: $2.35M
When you find salman and katrina there has to be romance.
40. Pardes (1997)
Not Rated | 191 min | Drama, Musical, Romance
Kishorilal wants an Indian bride for his westernised son. He gets him engaged to Ganga, his friend's daughter, and brings her to USA. But she shares a deeper bond with Arjun, Kishorilal's foster son.
This movie shows you the love in accordance with INDIA.
41. 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?
Votes: 13,982 | Gross: $2.43M
This movie makes you believe that love remains the same only the surroundins changes.
42. 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.
Votes: 36,500 | Gross: $3.60M
This is indeed a movie which makes you realise that in love you can born again just to get it back.
43. Love Story (1981)
161 min | Drama, Musical, Romance
Vijay Mehra loves Suman, but Suman is attracted to Ram, and marries Ram shortly thereafter. Vijay is angered by this. Subsequently, Vijay marries, and his wife gives birth to a baby boy, ... See full summary »
This movie is a simple but indeed a touching love story.
44. Teree Sang: A Kidult Love Story (2009)
132 min | Drama, Romance
An under-aged couple fall in love, face opposition from the girl's wealthy parents, elope, and go on the run from the police.
This movie shows the love of instant generation with a very beautiful message.
45. Dil (1990)
Not Rated | 172 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
A man pretends to be a rich industrialist to improve his son's chances of marrying in to wealth, but his plan backfires on him.
This movie shows you the phases of real youth love.
46. Julie (1975)
Not Rated | 145 min | Family, Musical, Romance