romantic bollywood movies

People of India have always liked romantic Bollywood movies. Romance is one genre that stands apart when compared to others and the reason is people often say love is stupid.

Love in Bollywood movies always showed us how a boy met a girl, fell in love with her at first sight, and ends up marrying her after defeating the demons. However, the scripts have changed for the good, and feelings that could never be imagined have made their way into Bollywood movies. The directors have diverged their path from the traditional love story and have tried to inculcate some reality into Bollywood romances.

So we bring you the best Bollywood romances, that sums up how love is perceived by our generation.

Must Watch Romantic Bollywood Movies:

1.Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani

Our generation has a constant battle between love and passion. Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani has a constant battle of love, romance, friendship, and life. In more appropriate terms this movie can be called the DDLJ of our generation. The movie shows it’s good to fight for love but not at the cost of one’s passion.

2. Jab We Met

Jab we met is definitely one of the best romantic Bollywood movies to be produced. The movie shows us how to love, laugh, and live at the same time. Geet’s character is someone everyone wants in our lives. Someone whose should we can cry on and who provides us with the best ways to live our life. The movie shows how a person who has a special place in our heart can help us turn fortune.

3.Wake Up Sid

If any movie that can be easily related to nuances of an urban relationship beautifully it is definitely this amazing Ranbir Kapoor starrer. Sid’s character in the movie distinctly shows people in our generation. Sid a lazy brat just like most of us is carefree and has no idea where his life is heading.

4. Rehna Hai Tere Dil Mein

If you believe in the concept of love at first sight, then just and watch this brilliant Bollywood movie. The way love is swayed in the movie makes it the epitome of Bollywood romance. The love story shows that true love is hard to find in the world and somehow you do, we need to stick to it.

5. Barfi

This wasn’t a typical rich boy and poor girl love story. The movie revolved around the love story of an autistic girl and a deaf and mute boy. The movie shows how love has no boundaries and just needs to share a bond with the other person.

6.Band Baja Baaraat

Band Baja Baraat is a love story of two business partners falling in love with each other. It is like an office romance where if you hide your love or are not sure about the feelings of other person that it starts reflecting in your performance at the office. Most of us have found someone in the office and liked them however were unaware of their feelings and can easily relate to this Urban Bollywood love story.

7. Masaan

It is a gem of a movie that one should not afford to miss. Love in our generation has never been a happy ending. It has been more about moving on. The movie speaks about our deepest fears and insecurities. It is a story of love and loss and a constant battle of love with the caste system that is not ready to accept love as it is.

8.Honeymoon Travels Pvt. Ltd.

Honeymoon Travels is a Bollywood movie about 6 newly married couples, who went on their honeymoon to Goa. What makes a film unique is a middle-aged couple who is constantly mocked by people for their second marriage. The movie reached us how to live your life without thinking about ” chaar log kya khange“.

9. Cocktail  

The movie is a love triangle between 1 boy and two girls. Something which many of us might have encountered in our life.  It is heartbreaking for a girl to find out that her man has feelings for her/his friend. The movie is all about that. A girl trying to get his boyfriend back who has feelings for someone else. Trust me it’s never easy to deal with such an emotional phase.


Love makes you strong if you are true to your core and this movie is an excellent example of that. You smile without any reason, feels safe when the person is around and everything seems like a dream. Sometimes things seem impossible but love makes them happen. The love story of Jordan and Heer is a sheer example of that. How love can make people stand on their toes when they are down.

11. Tanu Weds Manu

Tanu weds Manu is a  story of any other Indian guy who is in love with his female friend and her happiness is the only thing that matters to him. He also tries to help her friend to get the love of her life without caring for himself and his feelings.

12.Shuddh Desi Romance

The concept of live-in relationship is in trend for the last few years in India however the Bollywood movie Shuddh Desi Romance showed it is still given a stern look by society. The movie depicts how the tag of being married is not a barrier to profess true love for someone.

13. Akaash Vani

Akaash Vani is one film to which most of us might be able to relate as the characters of the movie with each other until their college ended. They could not continue their relationship due to “log kya sochenge” and parental pressure. In the movie, the parental pressure forces the girl to marry a man of her parent’s choice, forcing her to end her love life.

14.Dum Laga Ke Haisha

The film resembles the Indian society where people who get into arrange marriage are able to find love in the person they barely know. The main characters of the movie find it hard to settle with each other after marriage and file for divorce. However, falls in love with each other when the judge asks them to stay together for 6 months for better understanding. The movie is a great example of how arranged marriage in Indian society survives a lifetime.

15. Jaane Tu Ya Jaane Na

This is the story of every other Indian guy who never accepts his love for one of his female friends. The story is about a Rajput boy and an aggressive girl. Both don’t realise their love for each other until the girl starts missing the guy and his company.

16. Socha Na Tha

One of our favorite romantic films is going to be Socha Na Tha. This movie provides you with insight into love and relationship in India. The movie has a plot where two people who are to marry each other in arranged marriage however refuse to do so. The twist comes when both fall in love with each other unknowingly.

17. Break Ke Baad

In today’s time, it’s hard to work out the differences in a relationship with the distance between two individuals. However, the movie is a prime example of how to do it. Where the central characters of the movies try to work out their relationship. It is a love story of a couple growing together.

18. Bareilly Ki Barfi

Most of us have a crush on someone at some point in time. However, this movie taught us that being a secret admirer of someone never helps, and letting out your love for someone is flow is the right thing to do.

EndNote to Romantic Bollywood movies

So the Romantic Bollywood movies mentioned the post are based on the storyline and the work of art and the easily relatable to our generation.

So which is your favorite romantic Bollywood movie and what’s your take on the movies about love mentioned by us.

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