Friends make every moment special and every day more beautiful. And, as Friendship Day approaches, you may be wondering what you should do on this special day with your crime partner to strengthen your bonds.
Friendship has been celebrated in the movies since time immemorial. Some memorable friendship bonds have been depicted in films, from Jai-Veeru to Dil Chahta Hai, that seem incomplete without each other.
So take a seat, a bowl of popcorn, and prepare to be moved by the best Bollywood movies about friendship.
1- Rang De Basanti
If you’re going to watch this movie with your best friend, bring a tissue box. For this film, veteran director Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra received several awards and nominations, as well as a National Award. The main characters in this film were played by Aamir Khan, Sharman Joshi, and Kunal Kapoor. This film conveys the message that true friends are not only present during happy times, but also fight for you when you are no longer present in this world.
2- Dil Chahta Hai
This film, directed by Farhan Akhtar, captures the essence of friendship. The plot revolves around three childhood friends, Aamir Khan, Saif Ali Khan, and Akshay Khanna, who cherish their friendship bonds in both happy and sad times. This is a must-see with your best friend!
3- 3 Idiots
This is an excellent film to watch with a close friend on Friendship Day. This film was directed by Rajkumar Hirani and was released in 2009. This is the story of three friends and their undying love for one another.
This film starred Aamir Khan, R. Madhwan, Sharman Joshi, and Kareena Kapoor Khan, and it received numerous nominations, awards, and positive reviews from critics and audiences alike. We bet you’ll be completely speechless after watching this movie because of the bonding of all three friends in it.
4- Kai Po Che
This film is based on Chetan Bhagat’s novel The Three Mistakes of My Life. The story of the film is based on three ambitious close friends, Sushant Singh Rajput, Amit Sadh, and Rajkumar Rao, who have demonstrated their acting potential in the film and received positive responses.
5- Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara
Three estranged friends, one bachelorette trip, and a truckload of comedy! This is a must-see with a friend on Friendship Day. This film was directed by Zoya Akhtar, a talented female Bollywood director. The plot revolves around three high school friends who plan a bachelor road trip and enjoy every moment of it, making it a memorable event. This film starred Hrithik Roshan, Abhay Deol, and Farhan Akhtar in the lead roles.
6- Munna Bhai M.B.B.S
Who can forget the incredible bond that Circuit and Bhai shared? Arshad Warsi and Sanjay Dutt’s masterpiece will undoubtedly provide you with new friendship goals. Munna Bhai M.B.BS. was directed by Rajkumar Hirani. This comedy-drama genre film depicts unconditional affection for a friend, with a character named Circuit doing anything for his best friend, Munna. The film was even nominated for a National Award for Best Popular Film.
7- Andaz Apna Apna
Many people admired NOK-jook’s friendship. We will never forget how Funny people fight to each other and became incredible friends who supported one another during difficult times.
8- Rock On
The musical play Rock On is based on the story of a musical band formed by four friends. Rock On (2008), directed by Abhishek Kapoor, is still very popular among young people. The music, dialogue, and drama in the film were all excellent. On Friendship Day, you can watch this movie with your best friend.
9- Ek Main Aur Ekk Tu
This film was a complete diametrical opposite of Kuch Kuch Hota Hai. It explains how friendship is more than love and it is not needed to be in love with a girl. The myth that ladka ladki kabhi dost nahi ban sakte is busted. A novel perspective.
10- Jaane Tu.. Ya Jaane Na..
The film marked Imran Khan’s Bollywood debut. The film’s two pillars were A. R. Rahman’s music and Abbas Tyrewala’s direction. The chemistry between Genelia and Imran was the cherry on top.
11- Yeh Jawani Hai Deewani
The focus of Kabir’s narrative is his friendship with Aditi, Avi, and Naina. The film illustrates how being alone without friends leaves one unhappy, and how true happiness can only be found when one’s true friends are there.
12- Veere Di Wedding
The audience was completely astounded by the four ladies’ incredible friendship in this movie. This movie shows how ladies may support one another without criticizing themselves and that they aren’t always prone to catfights and jealously. In this movie, the lead roles were portrayed by Swara Bhaskar, Shikha Talsania, Sonam Kapoor, and Kareena Kapoor. On Friendship Day, it can be fun to watch this movie.
The plot of this film is around the straightforward goals of four slacker boys and how they support one another in achieving their goals. Because they all perform below expectations, they support one another in improving. This is why they are buddies.
14- Wake up Sid
Sid’s coming-of-age tale is a modern-day tale of friendship. Because of his friendship with Ayesha, Sid is independent and responsible. Along with letting her live in her apartment, she also helps him find himself by getting him a job he likes.
This film depicts the awkward friendship shared by two straight men pretending to be gay. Though you’ll wish they’d stop snubbing Priyanka when they claim to be her friends, they ultimately demonstrate how valuable her friendship is to them.
This list would be incomplete if we did not include the masterpiece film Sholay! Even today, people remember Jai and Veeru’s friendship, who always stood next to each other in this film. On Friendship Day, this oldie goldie classic can be enjoyed with your best friend.
We wish you a happy Friendship Day and hope you enjoyed our list of the top ten Bollywood movies about friendship. Leave a comment about your favorite.