Punjabi movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant punjabi movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, semi serious, humorous, touching, serious and captivating films and TV shows about / with punjabi, romance, love and romance, family relations, wedding, bollywood, sikh, love, mother daughter relationship and culture clash plots mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres shot in India, USA, UK and other countries.
punjabi movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as punjabi: Dil Dhadakne Do (2015), Udta Punjab (2016), Viceroy's House (2017), Khiladi 786 (2012), Punjabi House (1998), ECW December to Dismember (2006), Dance Baby Dance (2007), Waterborne (2005), Mutiny: A Love Story (2001), Made for Each Other (1981).

List of punjabi movies

Dil Dhadakne Do (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 170 min.
Story: On a cruise to celebrate their parents' 30th wedding anniversary, a brother and sister deal with the impact of family considerations on their romantic lives.
Style: semi serious, sentimental, realistic, touching, captivating ...
Plot: family relations, dysfunctional family, cruise, family problems, couples, romance, couple relations, ocean or sea, love and romance, ship, ocean, family vacation ...
Place: india, mediterranean sea, istanbul turkey
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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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Viceroy's House (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK, India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Sweden
Duration: 106 min.
Story: In 1947, Lord Mountbatten assumes the post of last Viceroy, charged with handing India back to its people, living upstairs at the house which was the home of British rulers, whilst 500 Hindu, Muslim and Sikh servants lived downstairs.
Style: disturbing, sincere, factual, captivating, touching ...
Plot: independence, democracy, palace, ceremony, servant, economics, colonialism, celebration, governor, politics, promise, school ...
Time: 1940s, year 1947, year 1945, year 1933
Place: delhi, london, new delhi, pakistan, india
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Khiladi 786 (2012)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: India
Duration: 141 min.
Story: The 8th installment in the Khiladi series.
Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous, captivating, light ...
Plot: wedding, parents and children, crimes, family business, cons and scams, hidden identity, dishonesty, disorder, bollywood, gangsters, love, deception ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, punjab, asia
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Punjabi House (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 146 min.
Story: Unni (Dileep) has many debts and no way to repay them. He decides to commit suicide so that his parents can use the insurance money to repay the debts, but he is saved by a fisherman named Gangadharan (Cochin Haneefa) and his employee Ramanan ...
Plot: debt, fake identity, suicide, brushing teeth, drunkenness, deception, manager, police station, sign language, lie, language barrier, misunderstanding ...
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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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Dance Baby Dance (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 138 min.
Story: London, an overcrowded cafe, one table to share. Two strangers tell each other “how I met my fiancé” stories to kill time. Rikki (Abhishek Bachchan) met his fiance Anaida (Lara Dutta) at the Ritz in Paris and Alvira (Preity Zinta) met her ...
Style: stylized, feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: romance, love triangle, social differences, destiny, unfulfilled love, friendship, breakup, couples, friends, couple relations, bollywood, terminal illness ...
Time: contemporary
Place: france, london, paris france, europe, england ...
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Waterborne (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Heera Bhatti, an American-Sikh, runs a corner store in Los Angeles with the help of her son, Vikram, and Gulu. She does not approve of Vikram's Caucasian girlfriend, Lillian, and would prefer that Vikram marry a Punjabi girl, but Vikram has ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, realistic, serious, bleak ...
Plot: survival, terrorism, contamination, danger, plague, bio weapon, deadly, racism, violence, husband wife relationship, thirst, society ...
Time: future
Place: usa, los angeles
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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, romantic, suspense
Plot: family relations, against the rules, fall in love, social differences, against the odds, political unrest, family tradition, love and romance, society, religions or cults, on the run, escape ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, year 1947, 1950s, 50s
Place: pakistan, punjab, india, asia, middle east
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Made for Each Other (1981)
Genre: Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 167 min.
Story: The movie is about the love between a Tamil man, Vasu (Kamal Haasan), and a North Indian woman, Sapna (Rati Agnihotri), who are neighbours in Goa. They come from totally different backgrounds and can hardly speak the other's language. Their ...
Style: tragic ending
Plot: tragedy, suicide, temple, vegetarian, widow, neighbor, love, photograph, tea, rape, elevator, culture clash ...
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Learning to Drive (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: As her marriage dissolves, a Manhattan writer takes driving lessons from a Sikh instructor with marriage troubles of his own. In each other's company they find the courage to get back on the road and the strength to take the wheel.
Style: touching, serious, sentimental, realistic
Plot: love and romance, driving lesson, family problems, couples, crumbling marriage, romance, elderly, friendship, husband wife relationship, adultery, illegal immigrant, unfulfillment ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2000
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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2 States (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 149 min.
Story: This is a story about a romantic journey of a culturally opposite couple - Krish Malhotra and Ananya Swaminathan. They meet at the IIM-Ahmedabad College and during the program they fall in love. Complications arise after the program comes to an end ...
Style: sentimental, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: wedding, love, love affair, romance, family feud, culture clash, society, couples, meet the parents, family disapproval, family gatherings, bollywood ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: punjab, india, asia, delhi, new delhi
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Yash Chopra's Veer-Zaara (2004)
Genre: Drama, Family, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 192 min.
Story: The story of the love between Veer Pratap Singh, an Indian, and Zaara Hayaat Khan, a Pakistani...a love so great it knows no boundaries...
Style: serious, emotional, atmospheric, captivating, realistic
Plot: forbidden love, prison, impossible love, rescue, bollywood, muslim, opposites attract, love affair, against the odds, false accusation, uncover truth, social differences ...
Place: india, pakistan, asia, middle east
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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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Tomorrow May Never Come (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 186 min.
Story: Naina is a very serious girl with a very serious life. But one day, her soul is awakened by the happy-go-lucky Aman, who teaches her that life is meant to be lived. Naturally, she falls in love with him. But Aman is harboring a secret that keeps him ...
Style: sincere, touching, realistic, serious, tragic ending
Plot: terminal illness, bollywood, basketball, neighbor, diary, secret, tragic event, unfulfilled love, family life, romance, best friends, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
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Bulletproof Monk (2003)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A mysterious and immortal Tibetan kung fu master, who has spent the last 60 years traveling around the world protecting the ancient Scroll of the Ultimate, mentors a selfish street kid in the ancient intricacies of kung fu.
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, stylized, suspense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: monk, heroes, prophecy, scroll, martial arts, good versus evil, master warrior, adventure, supernatural, supernatural ability, dragon, knife fight ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, contemporary, 1940s, 21st century ...
Place: tibet, san francisco, usa, asia, hong kong ...
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Booty Call (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Rushon is sexually pent-up and ready to take thing things to the next level with his girlfriend, Nikki. But when he calls for a date, she asks to make it a double -- bringing along her brash friend Lysterine, whom Rushon sets up with his lewd buddy, ...
Style: sexy, humorous, idiotic, sexual, realistic ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: best friend, dating, womanizer, lifestyle, looking for sex, romance, nothing goes right, strong sexual content, sexuality, friendship, women, adventure ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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Bollywood/Hollywood (2002)
Genre: Romance, Comedy, Drama, Musical
Country: Canada
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Rahul Seth is a dashing young millionaire who believes he is "western" enough to rebel against his mother and grandmother. They are not too keen about his Caucasian girlfriend Kimberly who, to make matters worse, is a pop star. Before you ...
Style: humorous, feel good, touching, inter cultural, stylized ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: culture clash, wedding, tradition, love affair, romance, parents and children, family life, hidden identity, society, love and romance, bollywood, bigotry ...
Time: contemporary
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada, india, london
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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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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, stylized, realistic, not serious
Plot: paralysis, mistaken identity, self discovery, impossible love, adventure, goofy hero, life turned upside down, love and romance, optimism, unfulfilled love, unlikely criminals, romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: punjab, australia, egypt, middle east, africa ...
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Anita & Me (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Meena, a 12-year-old living in a mining village in the English Midlands in 1972, is the daughter of Indian parents who've come to England to give her a better life. This idyllic existence is upset by the arrival in the village of Anita Rutter ...
Style: realistic, sentimental, touching, humorous, semi serious
Plot: culture clash, friendship, family relations, racism, teenage life, hopes, youth, best friends, family problems, mother daughter relationship, interracial friendship, coming of age ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1972
Place: england, europe
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