Sikh movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant sikh movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, touching, captivating, humorous and semi serious films and TV shows about / with sikh, society, muslim, bollywood, train, friendship, racism, family relations, revenge and father son relationship plots mostly in Drama, Action and Comedy genres shot in India, USA, UK and other countries.
sikh movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as sikh: Amu (2005), Kesari (2019), Ocean of Pearls (2008), Colour It Yellow (2006), Partition (2007), Singh Saab the Great (2013), Son of Sardaar (2012), Bend It Like Beckham (2002), Run Milkha Run (2013), Sacred Games (2018).

List of sikh movies

Amu (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: India, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Amu is the story of Kaju, a twenty-one-year-old Indian American woman who returns to India to visit her family and discover the place where she was born. The film takes a dark turn as Kaju stumbles against secrets and lies from her past. A ...
Style: disturbing, serious, realistic, touching
Plot: sikh, adoption, genocide, uncover truth, orphan, haunted by the past, buried truth, family relations, homecoming, political unrest, society, indian american ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, new delhi, asia, delhi
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Kesari (2019)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Thriller, War
Country: India
Duration: 150 min.
Story: In 1897, an army of 21 Sikhs battles 10,000 Afghans to prevent the Saragarhi Fort from being taken down.
Style: epic, intense, scenic, exciting
Plot: sikh, war, against the odds, historical character, patriotism, human spirit, courage, warrior, heroic mission, fight scenes, heroism, army ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
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Ocean of Pearls (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: As a Sikh man with a full beard and turban, AMRIT SINGH is often the target of racial profiling. But when he sees his dreams of becoming Chief of Surgery at a state-of-the-art transplant center dwindle because of his appearance, Amrit goes against a ...
Style: realistic, contemplative, psychological, captivating, atmospheric ...
Plot: sikh, culture clash, doctors and patients, workplace, discrimination, surgeon, ambition, immigrants, hospital, parents and children, society, hopes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, detroit, toronto ontario canada, michigan
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Colour It Yellow (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 167 min.
Story: A young idealistic English filmmaker, Sue, arrives in India to make a film on Indian revolutionaries Bhagat Singh, Chandrashekhar Azad and their contemporaries and their fight for freedom from the British Raj. Owing to a lack of funds, she recruits ...
Style: serious, feel good, sincere, exciting, realistic ...
Plot: rebelliousness, politics, patriotism, bollywood, sikh, society, state affairs, filmmaker, courage, watching a movie, singing, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, new delhi, asia, delhi, london
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Lagaan: Once Upon a Time in India (2001)
Genre: Drama, Musical, Sport
Country: India, UK
Duration: 224 min.
Story: Lagaan tells the tale of the Indian village Champaner, beset by drought and British colonialism in the year 1893. Without a drop of rain in months, the worried villagers of Champaner decide to ask the local authorities for a temporary repeal of ...
Style: stylized, uplifting, semi serious, serious, realistic ...
Plot: patriotism, village, british raj, friendship, self esteem, teamwork, jealousy, muslim, poverty, love triangle, sikh, sport ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian era, 1890s
Place: europe, india, asia, england
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Partition (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, UK, Canada, South Africa, India, Pakistan
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Determined to leave the ravages of war behind, 38 year old Gian Singh resigns from the British Indian Army to a quiet life. His world is soon thrown in turmoil, when he suddenly finds himself responsible for the life of a 17 year old girl, ...
Style: sincere, touching, emotional, realistic, serious ...
Plot: interracial relations, forbidden love, fall in love, sikh, soldier, romance, love and romance, society, political unrest, couples, village, social relations ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s
Place: india, pakistan, middle east, asia
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Singh Saab the Great (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 134 min.
Story: A common man fights corruption and injustice.
Style: exciting, tense, captivating, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: one man army, sikh, heroes, rivalry, revenge, corruption, redemption, leader, remorse, reporter, politician, false accusation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
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Son of Sardaar (2012)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: India
Duration: 141 min.
Story: Jassi Randhawa (Ajay Devgan) is an unemployed good-for-nothing man who receives a letter from the Punjab government about buying his property in Punjab. To sell the property, Jassi leaves for Punjab. On the train, he meets and falls in love with ...
Style: humorous, exciting, captivating, entertaining, realistic ...
Plot: vengeance, rivalry, sikh, fall in love, uninhibited rivalry, village, homecoming, gang, escape, chase, graphic violence, one man army ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: punjab, india, asia
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Bend It Like Beckham (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: UK, Germany, USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Jess Bhamra, the daughter of a strict Indian couple in London, is not permitted to play organized soccer, even though she is 18. When Jess is playing for fun one day, her impressive skills are seen by Jules Paxton, who then convinces Jess to play ...
Style: humorous, feel good, touching, light, sweet ...
Audience: family outing, girls' night, teens, chick flick
Plot: soccer, sport, football, generation gap, friendship, hinduism, immigrants, culture clash, coach, tradition, family relations, family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london, europe, hamburg germany, germany ...
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Run Milkha Run (2013)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: India
Duration: 186 min.
Story: The true story of the "Flying Sikh" world champion runner and Olympian Milkha Singh who overcame the massacre of his family, civil war during the India-Pakistan partition, and homelessness to become one of India's most iconic athletes.
Style: uplifting, inspirational, captivating, meditative, realistic ...
Plot: rise to the top, running, talented, athlete's life, army, sport, lifestyle, rising to stardom, follow your dream, ambition, rivalry, determination ...
Time: 50s, 60s, 20th century, 70s
Place: india, asia, pakistan, punjab, rome italy
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Sacred Games (2018)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India, USA
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: A link in their pasts leads an honest cop to a fugitive gang boss, whose cryptic warning spurs the officer on a quest to save Mumbai from cataclysm.
Style: tense, suspense, serious, suspenseful, psychological ...
Plot: investigation, criminal underworld, sikh, politics, conspiracy, police, arrest, brutality, police officer, violence, terrorist, race against time ...
Time: 80s, 90s, 1990s, 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, mumbai india, africa, nigeria, bombay india
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Train to Pakistan (1998)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: UK, India
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Tensions run high near the border of British India, which is about to be partitioned with a new country called Pakistan. Sikhs living in this border town have heard numerous stories of Muslims killing, raping, and looting other Sikhs, Hindus, and ...
Plot: sikh, muslim, female director, male nudity, lust, premarital sex
Time: 1940s
Place: india, pakistan
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Breakaway (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: Canada, India, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A hockey enthusiast since 12 years of age, Toronto-based Rajvinder Singh, even went to the extent of trimming his hair, discarding his Pagri/turban, did not complete his education, incurred the wrath of his father, Darvesh, who wanted him to be ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, realistic
Plot: ice hockey, culture clash, follow your dream, sport team, society, sport, family in crisis, parents and children, friends, hockey, family problems, ambition ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada, punjab
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The Legend of Bhagat Singh (2002)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, History
Country: India
Duration: 155 min.
Story: The Legend of Bhagat Singh is a 2002 Indian historical biographical film about Bhagat Singh, a freedom fighter who fought for Indian independence.It shows in detail how Singh came to develop his views on the British Raj and his struggle for Indian ...
Style: sincere, emotional, realistic, serious, tense ...
Plot: patriotism, police brutality, social decay, fighting the system, rebellion, danger, society, life is a bitch, deadly, injustice, revolution, rebelliousness ...
Time: 1930s, 1920s, 30s, 20s, 20th century
Place: asia, india, punjab
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Gandhi (1982)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK, India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Nepal, Myanmar, USA, South Africa
Duration: 191 min.
Story: In the early years of the 20th century, Mohandas K. Gandhi, a British-trained lawyer, forsakes all worldly possessions to take up the cause of Indian independence. Faced with armed resistance from the British government, Gandhi adopts a policy of ...
Style: realistic, emotional, uplifting, serious, factual ...
Plot: human spirit, leadership, idealism, freedom, protest, muslim, religious intolerance, fighting the system, political unrest, politics, state affairs, life philosophy ...
Time: 1920s, 1930s, 1910s, 20th century, 1940s ...
Place: india, england, new delhi, europe, asia ...
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Udta Punjab (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 148 min.
Story: The insurgence of substance abuse among the young in the Indian state of Punjab through the stories of a rock star, a migrant laborer, a doctor and a policeman.
Style: disturbing, suspense, tense, twists and turns
Plot: singer, drug addiction, doctor, police, dog, drugs, hospital, escape, cocaine, drug overdose, blood, fight ...
Place: punjab, india
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Blinded by the Light (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: UK, USA, France
Duration: 118 min.
Story: In 1987, during the austere days of Thatcher’s Britain, a teenager learns to live life, understand his family, and find his own voice through the music of Bruce Springsteen.
Style: captivating, touching, humorous, tense, semi autobiographical
Plot: teenage protagonist, british asian, coming of age, father son conflict, interracial friendship, father son relationship, college student, poetry, teenager, dark humor, racism, rock music ...
Time: 80s, year 1988, year 1987
Place: london, england, punjab, america
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Zaalim (1994)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Judge Somnath lives with his wife, three sons, and a daughter. Two of his sons, Vikram and Mohan are married, while his daughter, Kaamna, and youngest son, Ravi, are of marriageable age. Somnath had wanted his sons to be a doctor, police officer, ...
Plot: dancer, swimming pool, on the run, shot to death, knife, father daughter relationship, police station, grief, violence, stabbed in the back, court, marketplace ...
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The Boy with the Topknot (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Born to traditional Punjabi parents and growing up in Wolverhampton, Sathnam Sanghera moves to London after graduating from Cambridge University. Now in his late 20s he is planning to reveal to his family that he will defy expectations of an ...
Style: emotional
Plot: turban, acceptance, interracial relations, autobiography, little boy, boy, british asian, journalist, bearded man, arranged marriage, sikh, university ...
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Oye Lucky! Lucky Oye! (2008)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Inspired by the incredible true story of Lucky Singh, an extremely charismatic and fearless confident man and thief who socialized with the rich, famous and influential of Delhi society and then proceeded to rob them blind. He was the bête noire of ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, exciting, sentimental
Plot: thief, betrayal, rise to the top, rise and fall, lifestyle, master criminal, double life, buddies, dishonesty, cons and scams, deception, notoriety ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
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ECW December to Dismember (2006)
Genre: Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 156 min.
Story: December to Dismember (2006) was a PPV event produced by World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE), which took place on December 3, 2006 at the James Brown Arena in Augusta, Georgia. The event starred wrestlers from the ECW brand . The main attraction ...
Plot: wrestling, strongman, stupidity, african american, vampire, mexican american, brother brother relationship, italian american, television flop, exhibitionist, tough guy, sikh ...
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The Changes (1975)
Genre: Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: When a strange noise is emitted from machinery and electricity pylons, previously placid and easy-going folk turn violent against the technology that surrounds them, ruthlessly attacking radios, TVs and other domestic appliances. In the devastating ...
Plot: girl, post apocalypse, sentenced to death, death, plague, sikh, horse riding, lost child, boy, farming, revolt, discrimination ...
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Kohram: The Explosion (1999)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 150 min.
Story: Major Balbir Singh Sodhi (Amitabh Bachchan) attempts to kill the Indian Home Minister Veer Bhadra Singh (Danny Denzongpa) but is unsuccessful. He has been identified, and the army is on the look-out for him to court-martial him. They suspect that he ...
Plot: terrorist, flashback, revenge, fake identity, seduction, vengeance, tea, politician, statue, female police officer, punching bag, deception ...
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The Bushbaby (1969)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The young daughter of a park ranger in Tanzania is distressed to learn that she and her father must permanently return to England, thus separating her from the one thing she loves most, a pet Bushbaby. Fearing what the future holds she decides to ...
Plot: political corruption, reverend, ship, drought, animal, airplane, doctor, officer, chase, sergeant, animals, runaway ...
Place: east africa, kenya, africa
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WWE Wrestlemania XXVI (2010)
Genre: Action, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 240 min.
Story: WrestleMania XXVI was the twenty-sixth annual WrestleMania PPV and was presented by Slim Jim. It took place on March 28, 2010 at the University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, Arizona. The first main event was a No DQ, no count-out match that ...
Plot: wrestling, wrestlemania, professional wrestling, revenge, feud, strongman, giant, monster, champion, sport, women's wrestling, world wrestling entertainment ...
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Love Stories (2000)
Genre: Musical, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 216 min.
Story: In India, open romance is forbidden, as is showing affection in public. A college principal named Narayan is a strong believer in this, aware that a male student named Vicky is in love with Ishika; while another male student is hopelessly in love ...
Style: serious, realistic, romantic, touching
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: discipline, boss, forbidden love, friendship, tradition, against the rules, true love, fall in love, love affair, teenage life, love and romance, youth ...
Time: 90s
Place: india, england, asia, europe
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Carry On, Munna Bhai (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 144 min.
Story: A hilarious underworld gangster known as Munna Bhai falls comically in love with a radio host by the name of Jahnvi, who runs an elders' home, which is taken over by an unscrupulous builder, who gets the residents kicked out ironically with the ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, buddy comedy, exciting ...
Plot: friendship, friends, love and romance, contests and competitions, best friends, golden years, romance, fall in love, professor, disorder, radio, father daughter relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: india, asia, goa india, mumbai india
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When We Met (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 138 min.
Story: Depressed after the passing of his father, Dharamraj; as well as his gorgeous girlfriend ditching him, Mumbai-based businessman Aditya Kashyap takes a BEST bus, goes to Chatrapati Shivaji Train Terminus, and boards a train. This is where he meets ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, touching, sentimental, melancholic ...
Plot: bollywood, train, true love, fish out of water, couple relations, fall in love, love affair, romance, odd couple, marriage, disorder, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india, asia, punjab
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Ae Fond Kiss... (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, Italy, Germany, Spain, Belgium
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A young man upsets his Punjabi family when he falls in love with an Irish schoolteacher.
Style: realistic, sentimental, touching, emotional, serious ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: muslim, culture clash, racism, family relations, romance, arranged marriage, forbidden love, tragic love, society, immigrants, marriage, irish ...
Time: 70s
Place: glasgow scotland, scotland, spain, manchester, pakistan ...
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The English Patient (1996)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 162 min.
Story: In the 1930s, Count Almásy is a Hungarian map maker employed by the Royal Geographical Society to chart the vast expanses of the Sahara Desert along with several other prominent explorers. As World War II unfolds, Almásy enters into a world of ...
Style: emotional, romantic, sentimental, erotic, captivating ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: tragic love, world war two, war, expedition, mysterious character, love story, stranded, beautiful scenery, loss of loved one, power of love, love and romance, adultery ...
Time: 40s, 1940s, 20th century, year 1942, year 1944 ...
Place: italy, libya, ethiopia, sahara, egypt ...
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