Deewar is a 1975 crime drama film portraying the rivalry between two brothers. Directed by Yash Chopra, the film features Amitabh Bachchan and Shashi Kapoor as the two brothers. Parveen Babi and Neetu Singh play the female lead, whereas Nirupa Roy plays the mother.
The film tells the story of two brothers, who grew up together but set off to different paths. They are pitted against each other when one of them becomes a Police Office while the other turns into a smuggler. The major highlight of the film is the phenomenal dialogues in Deewar delivered by Bachchan’s character throughout the movie.
Mr. India (1987)
Touted as the first pure Sci-Fi film in India, Mr. India is a superhero film featuring Anil Kapoor in the titular role. Directed by Shekhar Kapoor, Mr. India tells the story of Arun and a bunch of orphan kids whom he has adopted. Amidst all the struggles he faces daily, he comes across a gadget that can make a man invisible. Using this newly found power, Arun helps the poor and needy as a superhero figure called Mr. India. However, he isn’t aware of the fact that an insane General named Mogambo is also after the gadget. Whether Mogambo gets the device from Arun and uses it to conquer India or Arun manages to outwit the supervillain forms the rest of the story.
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Mughal-e-Azam is an epic historical drama set at the backdrop of the Mughal Era. Directed by K. Asif, the film features a rivalry between Mughal Emperor Akbar and his son Salim after the Prince fall in love with a courtesan named Anarkali. The film stars Prithviraj Kapoor as Emperor Akbar, Dilip Kumar as Prince Salim, and Madhubala as Anarkali.
Dil Chahta Hai (2001)
Dil Chahta Hai is a comedy-drama film following the lives of three friends played by Aamir Khan, Saif Ali Khan, and Akshaye Khanna. Directed by Farhan Akhtar, the film tells the story of friendship, love, and heart desires. It depicts a story that makes us realize that love has no boundaries or restrictions. It’s an emotion and pure feeling that can’t be faked or subdued.
Directed by J.P. Dutta, Border is an Indian war drama based on the Battle of Longewala during the 1971 Indo-Pakistan war. The film features an ensemble cast of Sunny Deol, Sunil Shetty, Jackie Shroff, Akshaye Khanna, Tabu, and Pooja Bhatt in pivotal roles. The film tries to draw our attention to the sacrifices our soldiers make for our safety.
Munna Bhai M.B.B.S.
Munna Bhai M.B.B.S. is a comedy-drama film directed by debutant Rajkumar Hirani. The film tells the story of a gangster, who attends a medical school to become a doctor. Sanjay Dutt plays the titular character Munna Bhai, whereas Arshad Warsi plays his sidekick Circuit. The film tries to draw our attention towards the insincerity and insensitivity at the hospitals. Besides the incredible chemistry between Munna Bhai and Circuit, the film is also famous for beginning the trend of Jadoo Ki Jhappi (magical hug).
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Hera Pheri (2000)
Hera Pheri is a Hindi comedy thriller film featuring Akshay Kumar, Sunil Shetty, and Paresh Rawal in the lead roles. Directed by Priyadarshan, the film is a Hindi remake of Malayalam super hit comedy Ramji Rao Speaking. The film tells the story of three people, who try to change their fortune after they receive a call from Kabeera with a ransom demand. The film revived the career of Akshay Kumar and established Paresh Rawal as a more prominent star in Bollywood.
Directed by Shankar, Nayak is a political thriller film featuring Anil Kapoor in the lead role. The film is the Hindi remake of 1999 Tamil film Mudhalvan also directed by Shankar. The film tells the story of a young reporter, who is challenged to become Maharashtra CM for one day during a live interview with the CM himself. The reporter accepts the challenge and does exceptionally well during his tenure as the CM for a day and wins the hearts of the people. Rest of the film shows how he becomes a full-time CM and changes the face of Maharashtra state.
Gol Maal (1979)
Directed by Hrishikesh Mukherjee, Gol Maal is a Hindi comedy film released in 1979. The film tells the story of a young man, who gets caught in his lie and now, must act as himself as well as his non-existent twin brother. In the midst of covering up for this lie, he adds up more lies which turn into an immense chaos (Gol Maal) at the end. The film features Amol Palekar, Utpal Dutt, Bindiya Goswami, Dina Pathak, and Om Prakash in pivotal roles.
Over to you!
Well, here’s the list of most watched Bollywood movies that I can watch over and over again. Over the years, these films became cult favorites developing a cult following of its own. If you think, I missed adding your favorite movie in the list, then let us know in the comments below.