Bollywood Movies

Whether it's the vibrant costumes, extravagantly choreographed musical numbers, epic storytelling, laugh-out-loud misadventures, or intense melodrama, Bollywood has it all. The Indian film industry is the biggest in the world, and Bollywood movies are its largest contributor. With such an array of offerings, choosing what to watch can be a daunting prospect. This list of some of Bollywood's finest films is a great place to start to share a slice of movie escapism like no other with kids, tweens, teens, and even adults. For more movies from around the world, check out Best International Films for Kids.

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Chak De! India

age 9+

Indian underdog sports film will make American girls cheer.

On DVD/Streaming (Release Year: 2007)
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Skater Girl

age 10+

Uplifting Indian drama has positive messages, some violence.

On DVD/Streaming (Release Year: 2021)
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Ta Ra Rum Pum

age 10+

Fanciful Bollywood dramedy fine for tweens and up.

On DVD/Streaming (Release Year: 2007)
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Veer-Zaara

age 11+

Bollywood forbidden love tale with song, dance, drama.

On DVD/Streaming (Release Year: 2004)
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Pagglait

age 12+

Slow family drama finds widow looking for personal freedom.

On DVD/Streaming (Release Year: 2021)
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Bombay Rose

age 13+

Slow but gorgeous animated romance has mature themes.

On DVD/Streaming (Release Year: 2021)
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Bride and Prejudice

age 13+

Fluffy Bollywood-style musical romance.

On DVD/Streaming (Release Year: 2005)
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Love per Square Foot

age 13+

Spirited Bollywood-style romcom has sexual situations.

On DVD/Streaming (Release Year: 2018)
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Meenakshi Sundareshwar

age 13+

Newlywed Indian couple survives separation; language.

On DVD/Streaming (Release Year: 2021)
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Minnal Murali

age 13+

Violence, some language in fun superhero movie.

On DVD/Streaming (Release Year: 2021)
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Bharat

age 14+

Historical family Bollywood action drama has some violence.

On DVD/Streaming (Release Year: 2019)
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Chhorii

age 14+

Indian horror tale addresses violence against women.

On DVD/Streaming (Release Year: 2021)
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Good Newwz

age 14+

Slick Bollywood comedy about IVF has adult themes.

On DVD/Streaming (Release Year: 2019)
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Jalsa

age 14+

Hindi thriller studies corruption, has graphic hit-and-run.

On DVD/Streaming (Release Year: 2022)
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Ajeeb Daastaans

age 15+

Anthology examines Indian social issues; language, violence.

On DVD/Streaming (Release Year: 2021)
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Dabangg 3

age 15+

Bollywood action threequel has music, humor, and violence.

On DVD/Streaming (Release Year: 2019)
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Monsoon Wedding

age 15+

Poignant Indian tale of family, love, and culture.

On DVD/Streaming (Release Year: 2002)
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War

age 15+

Slick Bollywood action thriller has bloody violence.

On DVD/Streaming (Release Year: 2019)
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