After a hectic day at work, there is nothing better than to sit down and relax your mind by watching a comedy movie. Believe it or not, but Hindi comedy movies are amazing mood-lifters. In order to help you choose the best comedy movies, we have prepared a list of 10 awesome Bollywood comedy movies that are sure to cheer you up! Watch them and forget all your tensions-
The first name on this list of top Bollywood comedy movies is Padosan, which was released in 1968. The story is about a simple village guy Sunil Dutt who falls in love with his neighbor Saira Banu. To impress her, he takes the help of his musical-theatre friends. The film has some of the most famous comedians of its time – Mehmood, Kishore Kumar, Mukri, Raj Kishore and Keshto Mukherjee. Mehmood’s famous song “Ek chatur naar” is a big hit till date. The film was a huge hit that was later remade into Telugu and Tamil.
The second name on this list of top Bollywood comedy movies is Angoor. Not to mention, Sanjeev Kumar and Deven Verma were seen in double roles in 1982 comedy film ‘Angoor,’ which was an adaptation of Shakespeare’s play ‘The Comedy of Errors.’ Angoor movie revolved around the tale of two pairs of identical twins played by Sanjeev Kumar, who are separated at birth and reunited later in life. Power-packed performances and a puzzling plot make this movie a must watch.
ANDAZ APNA APNA
There is hardly any Bollywood comedy movies list that doesn’t include Andaz Apna Apna. It was released on 4th November 1994. It is one of the classics of Indian cinema, and its fan following has increased over the years. From characters to dialogues, the movie is iconic in many ways. Directed by Rajkumar Santoshi, the star cast includes Aamir Khan, Salman Khan, Raveena Tandon, Karisma Kapoor and Paresh Rawal.Though the movie didn’t fare well at the Box Office, it has slowly made its way up to the top of the Bollywood comedies due to its mad-comedy-drama and confusion.
MUNNA BHAI M.B.B.S.
‘Munna Bhai M.B.B.S.’ is one of the best Bollywood comedy movies ever made in the previous decade. Directed by Rajkumar Hirani, this movie revolves around a goon who goes to a medical college to fulfill his father’s dream of becoming a doctor. The film stars Sanjay Dutt, Sunil Dutt, Arshad Warsi, Jimmy Shergill, Gracy Singh and Boman Irani.
Starring Paresh Rawal, Akshay Kumar, Sunil Shetty and Tabu, Priyadarshan’s ‘Hera Pheri’ has acquired a top status among most of the Bollywood comedy movies. Though the performance of all actors was brilliant, much acclaim went to Paresh Rawal for his excellent comic timing.
LAGE RAHO MUNNA BHAI
Sanjay Dutt did it again with this one. The story so well-written that it will have the audience in awe of the simple and fantastic screenplay. The movie is about Munna, who is completely crazy over the voice of a radio jockey, Jhanvi, and his effort to impress her in a contest about the life of Mahatma Gandhi. Munna goes to learn more about Mahatma Gandhi and hilarity ensues.
It’s one of the best Bollywood comedy movies you can ever watch. The story of Dhol revolves around four friends who want to become rich, so they decide to go the easy way by marrying a rich, beautiful girl. Each of them tries their luck. The subsequent changes in the movie are filled with comedy, suspense, and drama.
GOLMAAL- FUN UNLIMITED
Released in the year 2006, Golmaal revolves around Lucky (Tusshar Kapoor), Gopal (Ajay Devgn), Madhav (Arshad Warsi) and Laxman (Sharman Joshi). It is mostly about four guys conning people for fun and money. As the title says, the film is indeed fun, laughter and entertainment unlimited. It’s one of the best, and most liked Bollywood comedy movies you can ever watch.
Dhamaal is a rib-tickling flick that makes you roll on the floor laughing. The star cast includes Ritesh Deshmukh, Arshad Warsi, Ashish Choudhary, Javed Jaffrey, Asrani and Sanjay Dutt. The story revolves around the lives of four best friends and how everything changes when a dying man tells them about a huge amount of money hidden in a graveyard. The film released in 2007 was one of the super hit Bollywood comedy movies released that time and is still loved by all.
It’s one of those Bollywood comedy movies that you can watch with anyone in your family and still enjoy as much as you would have alone. Released in 2009, ‘3 Idiots’ is produced by Vidhu Vinod Chopra and directed by Rajkumar Hirani. The film stars Aamir Khan, R Madhavan, Sharman Joshi, Kareena Kapoor, Omi Vaidya and Boman Irani. Alongside humor and fun, the movie also conveys a strong message. It encourages us to follow our real interests rather than pursuing something considered to be good by the society. The film that told the tale of three engineering students broke all opening box office records in India in its opening weekend.
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