Whenever anyone talks about Bollywood, the first thing that comes to our mind is song and dance but in all actuality, Bollywood is much more than just song and dance. In the last few years, so many awesome movies are made that will compel to sit back and take notice of the stride Bollywood has made in terms of storytelling. Watching a Bollywood movie can be a sheer delight if you are watching the right Bollywood movie. Here in this post, we have assembled a list of Bollywood movies that should occupy the top list in your list of Bollywood movies you must watch at least once before you die.
The first movie on this list is the amazing 3 Idiots. It’s one of those rare Bollywood movies that you can watch again and again without ever getting bored for a single minute. This movie will insist you question your faith in the existing education system prevailing in our country. This movie revolves around the lives of the three idiots played aptly by Aamir Khan as Rancho, Madhavan as Farhan as Sharman Joshi as Raju.
In the movie, two friends embark on a journey to find a long-lost buddy. During this journey, they encounter a long forgotten bet, a wedding they must crash, and a funeral that goes haywire. And, during this journey, they go back on the memory lane and recalls their lives as Engineering students at the Regional College of Engineering and their free-spirited friend, Rancho who used to question the existence of all logics in his own inimitable style. The story moves on with the events that occur in their engineering college days, their encounters with the dean of the college, Viru Sahastrabudhe, played by the talented Boman Irani. And then one fine day Rancho disappears. Where did he go? Where did he come from? Questions like these will keep you glued to the screen, unlike any other movie. Watch 3 Idiots at the earliest if you haven’t watched it yet. It will change your perception of Bollywood movies for sure.
Memorable lines from the Movie – “Bachcha kabil bano, kabil … kamyabi toh saali jhak maarke peeche bhagegi” – Ranchhoddas
Taare Zameen Par
The next one on the list is yet another movie is yet again an Aamir Khan starrer. Tare Zameen Par was a critically acclaimed movie and box office success too and it brought everyone who watched it to tears by the end of it. The suffering and trauma that a normal student has to go through as shown by the lead character, Ishaan can be felt by all the students and parents. The emotional journey of a boy who is struggling to cope up with the other students is amazingly shown in the movie.
Memorable Lines from the Movie – “Bahar ek beraham competitive duniya basi hai … aur is duniya mein sabhi ko apne apne gharon mein toppers aur rankers ughaane hai” – Nikunj
The next movie on the list is a multi-starrer, Rock on. If you would like to see how Bollywood has come off age, then you must watch Rock on! Rock on is a movie that not only broke the stereo-typed storytelling ways but also it allows the audience to venture into other horizons of human lives, especially those of the Rock stars in a different light altogether. The plot of the movie revolves around the lives of four friends, four rock stars and the ups and downs in their respective lives. You must watch this movie right away if you haven’t done it yet.
Memorable Lines from the Movie – “Hum honge, lights hogi, ek huge audience hogi … aur hogi music jiske har beat mein, har note mein zindagi hogi … zindagi” – Aditya
The movie on this amazing list is a Shahrukh Khan starrer. In this movie, one would get to see a side of SRK’s acting skill that is not seen in his other movies. Swades movies have tried to address issues such as Brain-Drain and the dilemma of a highly ambitious Indian guy played by SRK in a very subtle way. This movie is the story of an idealistic engineer who works at NASA, Mohan Bhargav(Played by Shahrukh) who decides to go back to his routes, his village to bring in change. The entire movie goes on to show how Mohan brings in changes with the help of the villagers. This movie will compel you to think of certain things which you wouldn’t have considered thinking about otherwise.
Memorable Lines from the Movie – “Main nahi manta hamara desh duniya ka sabse mahaan desh hai … lekin yeh zaroor manta hoon … ki hum mein kabliyat hai, taqat hai, apne desh ko mahaan banane ki” – Mohan
Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara
The next movie on the list is the Zoya Akhtar directed movie, Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara. This movie demands just one thing from you, leave whatever you are doing or thinking about and get into adventure mode and go with the flow of watching this movie reveal itself. Rest assured, this movie is going to be a merry ride all the way with truck-loads of thrills, emotional banter, romance and self exploration seen unlike before.
Memorable Lines from the Movie – “Insaan ko dibbe mein sirf tab hona chahiye … jab woh mar chuka ho” – Laila