top 10 indian action movies of recent years

Bollywood films are a separate kind of cinema. They always have a moral and touching drama. If you love dancing, fighting and passion, then be sure to check out the list of the best Indian action movies.

Brother of Bajrangi (2015)

Due to circumstances, a baby named Shahida found herself completely alone in an unfamiliar country. It is almost impossible for a small child to survive without the help of adults, and the life of the heroine is further complicated by her dumbness. A ray of light for the girl becomes Bajrangi – a new acquaintance who sheltered her in his house in India.

What do you think, is it worth filming a sequel, and what should be in it?

Having managed to establish contact, the hero of this action movie understands that Shahida’s homeland is in Pakistan. He decides to send the girl back home, but such an undertaking will cost a tidy sum. The matter is complicated by the fact that India and Pakistan are warring countries, and the conflict between them has been going on for 70 years.

Original title:
Bajrangi Bhaijaan

Cast:
Salman Khan, Harshaali Malhotra, Nawazuddin Siddiqui

Country:
India

Rating:
Myreleasedate – 8.2, IMDb – 8.0

Age limit:
16+

Don. Mafia Leader 2 (2011)

This is the second part of the Indian film about the confrontation between the leader of a criminal group and the police. After the successful introduction of the “mole”, who took the position of Don, very little time passed. The real leader skillfully took the reins of government into his hands and subjugated almost all of Asia. However, the victory does not bring satisfaction, and Don decides to play big.

Europe becomes the new goal of the mafia leader, and he chooses Germany as an aperitif. In Berlin, Don plans a daring bank robbery, assuming that he will have to take on local criminal groups. It will not do without the police, who intend to stop the criminal activities of the hero of this Indian action movie.

Original title:
Don 2

Cast:
Shah Rukh Khan, Priyanka Chopra, Boman Irani

Country:
India, Germany

Rating:
Myreleasedate – 8.1, IMDb – 7.1

Age limit:
16+

Villain (2014)

Throughout his adult life, the Guru did the “dirty” work for those who paid him. Criminal acts left their mark on the feelings of the hero. Having lost track of his tasks, the man became callous and ruthless. Aisha saved him from the engulfing quagmire.

Having plunged into love, the Guru decides to leave everything in the past and escape from the world of cruelty and crime. This is not so easy to do, but despite all the difficulties, the Guru starts a new life. The hero of the action movie plans a joint future with Aisha, but all dreams of happiness are shattered, and the past reminds of itself again…

Original title:
Ek Villain

Cast:
Sidharth Malhotra, Riteish Deshmukh, Shraddha Kapoor

Country:
India

Rating:
Myreleasedate – 8.1, IMDb – 6.5

Demon (2010)

An exciting Indian thriller about a policeman, his wife and the leader of a criminal gang. Mafiosi Veera kidnaps Ragini, the wife of his nemesis, who is serving as a police inspector. The revenge plan is to kill the captive, but the fragile girl turns out to be too sharp on her tongue.

Ragini ridicules the kidnapper and assures that he is not capable of taking life. After her words, the captive is thrown off the cliff, earning the respect and admiration of the leader. Viru decides to take the body of the impudent suicide and descends to the foot. To his surprise, the beach is empty…

Original title:
Raavanan

Cast:
Chiyan Vikram, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Prithviraj Sukumaran

Country:
India

Rating:
Myreleasedate – 7.9, IMDb – 6.8

Age limit:
12+

Lovers (2015)

Viru and Ishita’s romance began to spin shortly after the meeting. The spark that flared up turned out to be that same love at first sight. At first, the lovers tried to hide their feelings from their relatives, but after making sure of reciprocity, they decided to open up to the closest people.

Ishita shares with her sister Mira and Veeru shares with her brother Raj. It turns out that the brother and sister of the lovers not only know each other, but even dreamed of getting married. The reason for their quarrel was the illegal affairs of Raj, who appeared in a gangster group. The story takes an unexpected turn, jeopardizing Veer and Ishita’s relationship.

Original title:
Dilwale

Cast:
Shah Rukh Khan, Kajol, Varun Dhawan

Country:
India

Rating:
Myreleasedate – 7.8, IMDb – 5.2

Brothers (2015)

The rating of the best Indian action films includes a film about the confrontation between two brothers who met in the boxing ring after a long separation. David and Monty haven’t seen each other since they were young, when their alcoholic father went to jail. After parting, their paths and views on life diverged.

The first made a promise to wait for the release of the unlucky father, and the second rejected the past and started his own family. Despite the differences, both brothers burned professional boxing. Fate brought the heroes of the action movie in different corners of the ring, but there can only be one winner in this battle.

Original title:
Brothers

Cast:
Akshay Kumar, Jackie Shroff, Sidharth Malhotra

Country:
India, USA

Rating:
Myreleasedate – 7.8, IMDb – 6.7

There was a Tiger (2012)

On the next assignment, a successful special agent nicknamed “Tiger” became interested in a charming dancer. After a thorough acquaintance, the hero of this Indian action movie realizes that the girl is not as simple as it seems at first glance.

In addition to her passion for dancing, Zoya works for a doctor who is suspected of transferring secret developments to the Pakistani defense department. To catch a criminal working for enemy intelligence, the “Tiger” will have to deal more closely with his new acquaintance.

Original title:
Ek Tha Tiger

Cast:
Salman Khan, Katrina Kaif, Girish Karnad

Country:
India

Rating:
Myreleasedate – 7.8, IMDb – 5.5

Age limit:
12+

Bajirao and Mastani (2015)

This Indian film takes us back several centuries, when there was no ordinary police yet, and the life of the townspeople was protected by the army. The post of Peshwa of one of the Indian kingdoms is received by Bajirao. It was he who was able to surpass all rivals in spiritual wisdom and mastery of weapons. The troops under the leadership of the new commander-in-chief began to win victories one after another, despite the superior number of enemy forces.

During one of the campaigns, fate brings Bajirao to the Muslim princess Mastani, and feelings flare up between the heroes. This causes indignation of Peshwa’s relatives, because he has a legal wife. In addition to the rejection of loved ones, lovers will have to face dangerous trials that threaten their lives.

Original Title :
Bajirao Mastani

Cast:
Ranveer Singh, Deepika Padukone, Priyanka Chopra

Country:
India

Rating:
Myreleasedate – 7.7, IMDb – 7.2

Kites (2010)

A wounded man, losing his last strength under the ruthless rays of the desert sun, is called Ji. More recently, his life has changed dramatically, and he was put on the wanted list. The reason for the misadventures that have fallen is the beloved girl Natasha. Only for her sake does he cling to the elusive life with the last of his strength.

The best Indian melodramas of 2018

The hero of the Indian action movie intends to do everything possible to survive and return his love. To do this, he will have to fight with the bounty hunters and do everything possible not to fall into the hands of the police on the trail.

Original title:
Kites

Cast:
Hrithik Roshan, Kangana Ranaut, Barbara Mori

Country:
India

Rating:
Myreleasedate – 7.7, IMDb – 6.1

Age limit:
16+

Mary Kom (2014)

The cool Indian action movie is based on the biography of Mary Kom, the winner of five world boxing championships. Boxing gloves, given once for her birthday, forever changed the girl’s life.

Since childhood, Mary dreamed of becoming a part of professional sports, but she did not have enough money for this. Once she had a chance, and the girl grabbed him with a stranglehold. The heroine of the Indian action movie threw aside pity for herself and her rivals. She made training a major part of her life, devoted herself entirely to boxing, and soon her favorite sport reciprocated.

Original title:
Mary Kom

Cast:
Priyanka Chopra, Sunil Thapa, Robin Das

Country:
India

Rating:
Myreleasedate – 7.7, IMDb – 6.8

Age limit:
12+

Rating
( No ratings yet )
Jared Lambert/ author of the article

I’ve been writing about movies, TV shows and anime for over 3 years, and you may have seen my reviews on Rotten Tomatoes and Metacritic.

Leave a Reply

My Release Date - schedule of all popular series
Support Ukraine