5 Best Bollywood Action Movies of All Time
- Zanjeer (1973):
Best Bollywood Action Movies of All Time — Zanjeer is the movie which changed Bollywood romantic movies trend to crime action movies. This film is a 1973 Bollywood crime action film, written by Salim Khan with the assistance from Javed Akhtar, directed and produced by Prakash Mehra and starring Amitabh Bachchan, Jaya Bachchan, Pran, Ajit and Bindu. Storyline – A tough and an honest police officer (Amitabh Bachchan) clashes with a crime. Later, the police officer got to know that he is his parent’s murderer.
2. Deewar (1975):
Deewaar is a 1975 Indian crime drama film, written by Salim Khan and Javed Akhtar, directed by Yash Chopra and starring Amitabh Bachchan, Shashi Kapoor, Nirupa Roy, Parveen Babi and Neetu Singh. Storyline – Vijay (Amitabh Bachchan) struggles as a dockworker. Eventually, he becomes a leading figure in the underworld. While his younger brother, Ravi (Shashi Kapoor), is an educated, upright policeman. This causes problems in their relationship.
3. Sholay (1975):
Sholay is a 1975 Indian action-adventure film, written by Salim-Javed, directed by Ramesh Sippy, and produced by his father G. P. Sippy. Storyline – Two criminals, Veeru and Jai (played by Dharmendra and Amitabh Bachchan, respectively), hired by a retired police officer (Sanjeev Kumar) to capture the notorious and ruthless dacoit Gabbar Singh (Amjad Khan) because his family was murdered by Gabbar Singh. Hema Malini and Jaya Bhaduri played the role of Veeru and Jai’s love interests. Sholay is a classic and one of the best Bollywood films ever made.
4. Gadar: Ek Prem Katha (2001):
Gadar: Ek Prem Katha is a 2001 Indian period action film, directed by Anil Sharma and produced by Nitin Keni and starring Sunny Deol, Amisha Patel and Amrish Puri. This film was set at the time of the Partition of India in 1947. Storyline – During the partition, Tara marries Sakina and they live a happy life. However, their happiness is short-lived when Sakina’s father forces her to stay in Pakistan and separates her from her family.
5. Dabangg (2010):
Dabangg is a 2010 Indian action film directed by Abhinav Kashyap and produced by Arbaaz Khan under Arbaaz Khan Productions and starring Salman Khan in the lead role and also starring Sonakshi Sinha who is playing Salman’s love interest. This film was Sonakshi Sinha’s acting debut. Storyline – A police officer faces challenges from his family, gangsters and politicians.