Movies and TV shows set in punjab

The list contains the best, new and most relevant movies set in punjab ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious, captivating, feel good and serious films and TV shows about / with love and romance, bollywood, romance, family relations, fall in love, couples, disorder, wedding, sikh and society plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres shot in India, Canada, USA and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as punjab: Udta Punjab (2016), My Brother's Bride (2011), Singh Is Kinng (2008), Son of Sardaar (2012), Jatt & Juliet (2012), Khiladi 786 (2012), Finding Fanny (2014), Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge (1995), 23rd March 1931: Shaheed (2002), Mutiny: A Love Story (2001).

List of movies set in punjab

 7.8
 30K
Udta Punjab (2016)
Genre: 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, tense, suspense, twists and turns, ambiguous ending
Plot: singer, drug addiction, police, doctor, dog, hospital, drug overdose, fight, escape, drugs, drug addict, cocaine ...
Place: punjab, india
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My Brother's Bride (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 139 min.
Story: London-based Luv Agnihotri decides to end his bachelorhood and asks his Bollywood film-maker brother, Kush, to find a bride for him - much to the displeasure of his Dehradun-based father. Kush accordingly meets and interviews a variety of women, and ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, romantic, light ...
Plot: fall in love, bad girl, family relations, couples, love and romance, love triangle, brother brother relationship, love at first sight, male female relationship, arranged marriage, relationships, love story ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: punjab, india, asia, new delhi, delhi ...
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 5.7
 15K
Singh Is Kinng (2008)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Australia, India
Duration: 135 min.
Story: A comic caper about Happy Singh, a Punjabi villager who goes through a series of misadventures and eventually becomes the King of the Australian underworld.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, stylized
Plot: adventure, love and romance, rise to the top, crimes, paralysis, goofy hero, life turned upside down, self discovery, impossible love, mistaken identity, romance, misfit ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: punjab, egypt, australia, india, asia ...
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 4.1
 10K
Son of Sardaar (2012)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Romance
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: exciting, humorous, captivating, entertaining, semi serious ...
Plot: vengeance, rivalry, sikh, uninhibited rivalry, fall in love, village, homecoming, escape, gang, chase, graphic violence, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: punjab, india, asia
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Jatt & Juliet (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: India, Canada
Duration: 140 min.
Story: Jatt is a mischievous lovable sort of a guy whilst Juliet is the typical Punjabi modern day girl. Sparks fly when their paths cross on their way to Canada due to their different outlook on life. But as faith brings them together time and time again ...
Style: feel good, humorous, light, captivating, not serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: romance, fall in love, love affair, couples, proposal, countryside, village, friendship, up and down relationship, opposites attract, love and romance, initially antagonists ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, punjab, india
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 4.3
 7K
Khiladi 786 (2012)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 141 min.
Story: The 8th installment in the Khiladi series.
Style: semi serious, humorous, exciting, captivating, tense ...
Plot: wedding, crimes, parents and children, family business, cons and scams, hidden identity, disorder, dishonesty, gangsters, love, deception, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, punjab, asia
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Finding Fanny (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A man embarks on a road trip to find his lost love.
Style: road movie, semi serious, feel good, humorous, captivating ...
Audience: date night
Plot: road trip, on the road, lost love, romance, lovers reunited, friendship, unfulfilled love, widow, love letter, looking for love, village life, social relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: punjab, india, asia
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Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge (1995)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 181 min.
Story: Raj is a rich, carefree, happy-go-lucky second generation NRI. Simran is the daughter of Chaudhary Baldev Singh, who in spite of being an NRI is very strict about adherence to Indian values. Simran has left for India to be married to her childhood ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, semi serious, humorous, touching ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, date night
Plot: love and romance, opposites attract, fall in love, forbidden love, family relations, wedding, parents and children, couple relations, wedding preparations and rituals, couples, friends, win over ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: india, england, punjab, europe, asia ...
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23rd March 1931: Shaheed (2002)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: India
Duration: 188 min.
Story: Bhagat Singh, a freedom fighter, is arrested for killing the British official responsible for the death of his mentor Lala Lajpatrai. He is ultimately hanged for his misdeed.
Style: disturbing, realistic, serious, rough, captivating
Plot: prison, vengeance, prison life, rebellion, politics, life sentence, rebelliousness, life is a bitch, legal, police brutality, freedom fighter, court ...
Time: 1930s, 1920s, year 1931, 20th century
Place: punjab, india, asia
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Qissa: The Tale of a Lonely Ghost (2013)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Germany, India, Netherlands, France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Set in post-colonial India, Qissa tells the story of Umber Singh, a Sikh who is forced to flee his village due to ethnic cleansing at the time of partition in 1947. Umber decides to fight fate and builds a new home for his family. When Umber marries ...
Style: touching, atmospheric, serious, captivating
Plot: family relations, hidden identity, society, dishonesty, parents and children, human nature, family life, obsession, gender bending, favoritism among siblings, secret, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 50s, year 1947
Place: punjab, asia, india
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Mutiny: A Love Story (2001)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 170 min.
Story: Amongst the communal riots that erupt in the city, Tara shelters a wayward Sakina from a crazed mob and a bond that blossoms into love is created. The two eventually get married and have a son. The happy family, now living in Amritsar, gets the ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspense, romantic
Plot: family relations, social differences, against the odds, fall in love, against the rules, political unrest, society, love and romance, family tradition, religions or cults, on the run, escape ...
Time: 1940s, 50s, year 1947
Place: india, punjab, pakistan, middle east, asia
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 8.1
 14K
Ghilli (2004)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: India
Duration: 160 min.
Story: Muthu Pandi, a village strongman, decides to marry Dhanalakshmi, and begins his quest by eliminating everyone who opposes their union - starting with both her brothers. In desperation, Dhanalakshmi decides to escape from the village, and in the ...
Style: realistic, serious, humorous, exciting
Plot: village, fall in love, ambition, crimes, romance, lovers on the run, family relations, woman in danger, rivalry, save the lady, manhunt, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: punjab, india
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Love Breakups Zindagi (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 156 min.
Story: Love Breakups Zindagi is a movie which tries to answer the question related to love, breakups and life. A couple and many of their friends experience changes and challenges in their respective lives after attending a wedding.
Style: feel good, semi serious, realistic, sentimental, humorous
Plot: looking for love, buddies, couples, breakup, best friends, fall in love, couple relations, lifestyle, romance, love affair, friendship, wedding ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, punjab, asia
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Jatt & Juliet 2 (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Canada, India
Duration: 140 min.
Story: A sequel to the hit Punjabi romantic comedy.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, feel good
Plot: disorder, unlikely couple, law enforcement, fall in love, love and romance, couples, opposites attract, romance, mission, chase, fish out of water, misfit
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, punjab
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 8.4
 2K
Punjab 1984 (2014)
Genre: Drama, Family, History
Country: India, Canada
Duration: 159 min.
Story: This is the story of a mother and her missing son set in the backdrop of 1984 Punjab, when the state was going through a terrible time of terrorism. The film depicts the longing of a mother for her son and her search for her son, who is labelled a ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, tense, realistic
Plot: missing person, loss of son, parents and children, rivalry, family relations, disorder, state affairs, atrocity, loss of child, village, uninhibited rivalry, rebelliousness ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: india, asia, punjab
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Pyaar Ka Punchnama (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 149 min.
Story: Outspoken and overly critical Nishant Agarwal meets gorgeous new co-worker, Charu, offers his help, assists her financially, and they become close friends. His room-mates, Rajat and Vikrant, are pleased with this outcome as they already have ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, melancholic, entertaining, touching ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: grownups, friendship, roommate, disorder, character change, looking for love, couples, fall in love, sexual identity, dating, shyness, life turned upside down ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, punjab, asia
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 5.5
 884
Sandwich (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 152 min.
Story: Shekar has moved to Mumbai from his home in Punjab and has fallen in love with Nisha. However, he is called back to his home to hear that his disabled sister is to marry a young man named Harpreet, but on the condition that Shekar marry ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, touching, realistic, sexual ...
Plot: couple relations, fall in love, love and romance, family relations, couples, true love, farce, homecoming, disability, society, rise to the top, religions or cults ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india, asia, punjab
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 6.6
 2K
China Gate (1998)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller, Western
Country: India
Duration: 175 min.
Story: After witnessing the brutal slaying of her Forest Officer father, Sunder Rajan, at the hands of dreaded dacoit Jageera, Sandhya goes to Colonel Krishnakant Puri and asks for his assistance in bringing an end to Jageera's rule in the Devdurg ...
Style: captivating, exciting, realistic, serious, rough ...
Plot: mexican standoff, disgraced, one last chance, rivalry, military, rescue, crimes, adventure, dishonesty, soldier, forest, village ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: asia, india, punjab
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 5.7
 2K
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, friends, family problems, sport, society, ambition, family in crisis, parents and children, male female relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada, punjab
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 6.1
 3K
Ours (2007)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: India
Duration: 173 min.
Story: An ex-boxer Baldev Choudhary (Dharmendra) has had a stain in his boxing career. He wanted to wash it with his son Angad's (Sunny Deol) success, but times were hard and a financial crunch kept him from achieving this dream. Though Angad pulled ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, emotional
Plot: family relations, rise to the top, athlete's life, ambition, follow your dream, hopes, once promising, athlete and trainer, parents and children, sport, rivalry, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india, punjab
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 5.4
 14K
Housefull (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 144 min.
Story: Believing himself to be a jinx and bringing bad luck upon himself and others, a man attempts to find true love, but ends up in very complicated relationships.
Style: not serious, realistic, feel good, humorous, sexy
Audience: date night
Plot: comedy of errors, true love, looking for love, change of luck, couples, love and romance, romance, lifestyle, nothing goes right, farce, couple relations, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: punjab, italy, london, europe, india
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 6.6
 2K
Legend (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 168 min.
Story: Legend’s (Balakrishna) family Vs Jitender’s (Jagapthi Babu) family. Jitender & Co belongs to cruel and wicked political family who don’t mind killing people. Jitender visits Vizag for wedding match. On his return trip, his car ...
Style: realistic, serious, sincere, sentimental, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: tough heroes, rivalry, injustice, graphic violence, family in danger, vengeance, crimes, one man army, fight, revenge, uninhibited rivalry, violence spree ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: punjab, india, asia, dubai
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London Paris New York (2012)
Genre: Romance
Country: India
Duration: 100 min.
Story: London Paris New York is a film that captures the angst of the twenties, the most dramatic period of one's life - when you have to find a career, you have your first significant relationship and most importantly form your identity in this ...
Style: realistic, touching, captivating, sincere, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: romance, opposites attract, couples, youth, lovers apart, social differences, young lovers, love and romance, unlikely couple, unfulfilled love, twentysomething life, premarital sex ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: paris france, london, new york, punjab
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Loins of Punjab Presents (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: India, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A ruthless philantrophist. A bhangra rapper. An over-protected prodigy. A reckless actress. A lovelorn businessman. An entrepreneurial yogi. And a Loin King. Enter a roller-coaster world of seven strangers whose lives collide during a singing ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, captivating, offbeat
Plot: immigrants, ambition, lifestyle, hotshot hero, artists and showbiz, contests and competitions, hip hop culture, music, gays and lesbians, hip hop, singer, competition ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new jersey, india, punjab, usa, asia
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Provoked: A True Story (2006)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: UK, India
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Provoked is the true story of Kiranjit Ahluwalia, a Punjabi woman who moved to London after her marriage with Deepak Ahluwalia. Her husband seemed caring at first but then began to beat her up. He started drinking a lot and sleeping around with ...
Style: serious, realistic, bleak, suspenseful, exciting
Plot: wife murders husband, murder, arranged marriage, prison, hopes, hotshot lawyer, crimes, life is a bitch, fighting the system, family problems, courtroom drama, domestic violence ...
Time: contemporary
Place: england, london, europe, punjab
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 6.6
 5K
Annie (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
TV show
Story: Eleven-year-old Annie has been living in an orphanage her whole life run by cruel Miss Hannigan. After unsuccessful escape attempts, Grace Farrell comes to take the child home to live two weeks with billionaire Oliver Warbucks during Christmas.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, touching, feel good
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: adoption, orphan, friendship, cons and scams, hopes, dishonesty, family, young heroes, ambition, youth, life is a bitch, follow your dream ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, punjab
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Goodness Gracious Me (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Goodness Gracious Me is a BBC English language sketch comedy show originally aired on BBC Radio 4 from 1996 to 1998 and later televised on BBC Two from 1998 to 2001. The ensemble cast were four British Indian actors, Sanjeev Bhaskar, Kulvinder Ghir, ...
Style: parody, realistic, not serious, cynical, witty ...
Plot: culture clash, satire, immigrants, society, suburbs, family life, suburban life, working class, eccentric family, disorder, ethnic, family relations ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: punjab, england, europe, india
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Monsoon Wedding (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India, USA, Italy, Germany, France, UK
Duration: 114 min.
Story: From an exciting Indian wedding comes a relationship from two different times not only showing the modern but also the traditional. Different characters and stories interact with each other in director Mira Nair film where she used an ...
Style: humorous, touching, semi serious, emotional, talky ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: wedding, arranged marriage, confession, culture clash, romance, disagreement, adultery, leaving home, understanding, family secret, conservative, first love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, new delhi, punjab, asia, delhi ...
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 7.8
 43K
Vicky Donor (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Dr. Baldev Chaddha (Anu Kapoor), a well qualified fertility expert, runs a fertility clinic and a sperm bank in Dariyaganj, New Delhi, that guarantees a high quality and specialized sperm for the purpose. Unfortunately he has more failed cases to ...
Style: humorous, feel good, light, captivating, semi serious ...
Plot: sperm donor, unsuccessful, romance, fall in love, wooing, slacker, clinic, living with parents, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, artificial insemination, friendship, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: delhi, india, new delhi, punjab
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 7.9
 52K
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: semi serious, humorous, melancholic, touching, sentimental ...
Plot: train, true love, fish out of water, romance, fall in love, love affair, couple relations, odd couple, disorder, family relations, marriage, male female relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, punjab, asia
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