15 Best Patriotic Bollywood Movies of all Time
There are many genres of movies in Bollywood. Every movie we watch brings out some or the other feelings or emotions inside us. But there are very few movies that bring out the patriotic feelings & fill us with pride for our country. So, let’s check the list of best Patriotic Bollywood Movies of all Time that you must watch today.
1. The Legend of Bhagat Singh
The Legend of Bhagat Singh is an Indian biographical movie directed by Rajkumar Santoshi. The movie is based on Bhagat Singh’s life who had observed cruelty during his childhood. This led him to become one of the most fearless freedom fighters of India. The story direction is so strong, that it will make you pride.
Border is one of the best Patriotic movies so far in Indian cinema history. The story of the movie is recreation of the Longhewalla battle which happened in 1971. A group of 120 Indian soldiers defend their posts in Longewala, until they receive the backing from the Indian Air Force. One thing we can assure you that, after watching this movie, you’re going to get pumped up with Pride and will be proud for our Indian Soldiers.
Lagaan is another Indian sports patriotic movie which was released in 2001. This film depicts the story of farmer named Bhuvan who accepts the challenge of Captain Andrew Russell to beat his team in cricket & make his village tax-free for next 3 years. If you are a cricket lover, then this movie should be in your must watch-list, if you haven’t seen yet.
4. Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose: The Forgotten Hero
Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose: The Forgotten Hero is a 2004 biographical war movie depicts the story of India’s freedom fighter Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose. After leaving from the president post of Indian National Congress, Subhash plays a vital role in India’s freedom struggle during the phase of World War II. There are many unknown facts about Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose will be unfolded while you watch the movie.
5. Rang De Basanti
This Bollywood movie was released in 2006 is based on six young Indians who assists English woman to film her documentary on Indian freedom fighters. But while making documentary she unthinkingly awakens the patriotism in them & they stand against a cause. This movie is so intense, that it will leave you stunned.
Swades was released in 2004 is Indian Hindi drama film which was directed by famous director Ashutosh Gowariker. The story of the movie is based on true story of NRI man named Mohan, who has returned to his country to take his beloved Nanny to America. But during his stay he finds himself recommending for village reformation. This movie will make you stand with pride.
Even Though the name of movie is 1971, it was released in 2007. This movie portrays the Indo-Pakistani War which had happened in 1971. A bunch of POWs decides to risk their lives when they learn about their strategic location & an unethical move by the media.
8. Chak De India!
This film was released in 2007, which is based on Hockey. The movie depicts the former hockey star Kabir Singh, who is known as the person who has betrayed his country. However, he begins coaching the Indian women's national hockey team to prove his loyalty towards his nation. The ending of the movie is so nail-biting, that you will watch it by sitting on the edge & hoping for best.
This Indian war drama movie was released in 2004 depicts the story of an aimless young man, who joins the Indian army, but gets back when he gets to know that soldier’s life is difficult. Later, this creates the disputes with his girlfriend, and he joins the Indian Army.
This historical drama film movie was released in 2016, is based on a story of an Indian businessman named “Ranjit Katiyal”. He was leaving a happy & successful life in Kuwait with his family. However, when Iraq seized Kuwait, he decided to risk his own life to save his helpless country peoples.
11. The Ghazi Attack
The Ghazi Attack is a war thriller movie released in 2017. The film is based on an Indian Naval submarine, S21, interrupts a Pakistani submarine, PNS Ghazi, during routine monitoring & prevent Ghazi’s mission of attacking INS Vikrant. This underwater thriller movie will leave you in amazed of the soldiers who lay their lives for their country.
12. Parmanu: The Story of Pokhran
Parmanu: The Story of Pokhran is a 2018 historical action drama film based on IAS officer Ashwat who is assigned a mission to lead an operation to develop & nuclear weapons with utmost care. He has to make sure that American intelligence agencies doesn’t know about it. After watching this movie, you will proudly say “Mera Bharat Mahan”.
13. URI: The Surgical Strike
Uri: The Surgical Strike is an Indian action war film released in 2019 is based on Major Vihaan Singh Shergill of the Indian Army leads an operation against a bunch of militants who had attacked a base of Uri in Kashmir. This attacked had killed many soldiers of Indian Army. This movie will refill your patriotic feelings towards your nation & next time whenever someone would ask you “How’s the Josh?” you answer will be “HIGH SIR!!”
Raazi is action spy thriller film narrates the story of an Indian girl named Sehmat Khan agrees to marry a Pakistani Army officer, so that she can get some valuable information about the Pakistan’s moves. The acting, direction & story of the film, has taken this movie to the next level.
15. Mission Mangal
Mission Mangal is a Drama Science Fiction film based on true events of the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO). A group of scientists balances their personal & professional lives & work hard for their only objective, which is Mars Orbiter Mission. There is no other happiness than watching your country getting success in their mission, which you can enjoy & cherish from this film.