The Top 16 Bollywood Action Movies of All Time

Bollywood movies are now getting much popular all over the world and the development of this industry is really inspirational. The action movies of this cinema are also got a great place and Indian movie fans are really love to watch action sequence of their favorite movie stars. In here we have listed out the best 16 Bollywood action movies which rock the movie fans of India and you can witness great action scenes from this movie. Compare to another genre in Hindi movies these action movies got a great place in the movie industry.

1. Singham (2011)

Singham (2011)
SINGHAM, Ajay Devgan (center), 2011. ©Reliance Entertainment

Singham is a super hit blockbuster Bollywood movie which directed by Rohit Shetty. The lead roles of the movie starring by Ajay Devgan alongside with Kajal Aggarwal and Prakash Raj as the villain.

The movie is based on pure action and this movie is a remake of Tamil Movie Singam which starts by  Suriya and Anushka Shetty.

Singham is a police officer who works in his village and he is totally committed to his duty. One day a thug humiliated by this police officer and he uses his political power to get revenge of Singham.  .The story follows the brave police officer who challenge a politically powered kidnapper and how he face the obstacles in his life.

Singham is very successful in commercially and this movie also creates a fortune for Ajay Devgan to become an action hero. The dialog is in this movie is superb.

The success of Singham movie creates a sequel which named as Singham Returns which released on 2014.


2. Wanted (2009)

Wanted (2009)

Wanted is another super hit action movie which directed by famous actor and dancer Prabhu Deva. The movie also produced by Boney Kapoor, Sohail Khan, Puri Jagannadh. The lead roles of the movie stars by Salman Khan and Ayesha Takia.

This movie brings fortune for Salman Khan to become an action hero in Bollywood movie and after this movie every movie which Salman Khan act become huge hits. The movie is also a remake of Telugu movie called Pokiri.

The movie is about a young man who is become criminal and enter into the underworld. He also got a romantic affair. The plot of the movie change suddenly. However, the movie also got great dance songs thanks to Prabhu Deva.


3. Ek Tha Tiger (2012)

Ek Tha Tiger (2012)

Ek Tha Tiger is a Bollywood action thriller which directed by  Kabir Khan and produced by Aditya Chopra under Yash Raj Films. The lead roles of the movie stars by  Salman Khan and Katrina Kaif.

The plot embarks on the Indian spy named Tiger who fall in love with another spy called Zoya and they fight for their government.  Later he gets to know that his girlfriend also works for another spy agency.

Ek Tha Tiger (2012) is one of the most commercially successful Bollywood movies of Salman Khan and the success leads another sequel of this movie called  Tiger Zinda Hai which released on 22 December 2017.

The movie is all about the spy, new technology, and high technological based super action movie.


4. Race 2 (2013)

Race 2 (2013)

Race 2 is a multi star super action movie which released on 2013. The movie is a sequel to the Race movie which released 2008.  The lead role of the movie is performed by  Anil Kapoor,  Saif Ali Khan, Deepika Padukone, John Abraham, Jacqueline Fernandez and Ameesha Patel.

There are some super hit songs in Bollywood action thriller like “Lat Lag Gayee”, “Be Intehaan” and “Party on My Mind” songs.

The movie is about a mastermind con artist Ranvir Singh who plans to steal on billionaire gangster Armaan Malik. The story got several twists and however the climax of the movie well played by these actors.

The movie also consists of betrayal of a woman and the planning of the mastermind personality to become a success in anticipated moments.


5. Dabangg (2010)

Dabangg (2010)

Dabangg is an Indian action movie which directed by Abhinav Kashyap. The movie is much famous as an action movie which stars Salman Khan, Arbaaz Khan, Sonakshi Sinha and Sonu Sood.

The movie became a huge hit in Bollywood in the year of 2010. The success leads to create a sequel call Dabangg 2 which was released in 2012.

Actress Sonakshi Sinha introduced to Bollywood by this movie. The item songs by”Munni Badnaam Hui” which performed  Malaika Arora get super hit all around India.

The story is about a corrupted police officer called Chulbul Pandey who believe himself as Robin Hood. However, his stepfather and stepbrother don’t like his activities. His mother is the only person who supports his stealing. unfortunately, his mother got died and things got to change.


6. Dhoom (2004)

Dhoom (2004)

Dhoom movie is the milestone of Bollywood action movies. The movie was super hit and all the actions were based on the high-speed motorcycles. The movie is pretty much influenced by Fast and Furious movie series.

The movie was directed by Sanjay Gadhvi and its product of Aditya Chopra’s Yash Raj Movies. Lead roles were stars by  Abhishek Bachchan, Uday Chopra, John Abraham, Esha Deol, and Rimi Sen.

The movie is a police officer and a funny character teamed up to find out a motorcycle gang who commit series of robberies in Mumbai.

This movie also one of the hugely successful movies of the 2004 and the success lead to creating several sequel Dhoom 2 which performed Hrithik Roshan and Doom 3 by legendary Aamir Khan.

The film consists of a lot of high technological action scenes which very new to the Bollywood on those days.

7. Krrish (2006)

Krrish (2006)

Krrish is a superhero science fiction movie which contains a lot of action sequence. The movie was a huge hit and the movie is the second movie of Krrish Series. The first movie of this series is Koi. Mil Gaya which is more a fantasy type Alien based movie which inspired by ET.

The movie is also one of the most successful superhero movies in Bollywood.

This movie was directed by Rakesh Roshan and Stars Hrithik Roshan alongside with Priyanka Chopra and Naseeruddin Shah.

Krrish also contains great songs by Rajesh Roshan. “Pyar Ki Ek Kahani”, “Chori Chori Chupke Chupke” and “Dil Na Diya” are some famous songs from this movie.


8. Ghajini (2008)

Ghajini (2008)

Ghajini is a Bollywood Psychological Thriller which contains a lot of great action sequence. The movie was directed by A. R. Murugadoss and stars by Aamir Khan and Asin.

The plot of the Ghajini is inspired by Hollywood Movie called Memento which directed by Christopher Nolan.

The movie is about a former billionaire who suffers now as a short-term memory disorder. He wants to get revenge from a criminal who murdered his girlfriend.

The performance of Aamir Khan is exceptional in this movie and this movie also became the most commercially successful movie of the year 2008.


9. Holi Day (2014)

Holi Day (2014)

Holiday: A Soldier Is Never Off Duty is an action thriller which also directed by A.R. Murugadoss. The lead roles of the movie performed by Akshay Kumar and Sonakshi Sinha. The movie considers as a remake of Tamil film Thuppakki which also directed by A.R. Murugadoss.

The movie is about a set of sleeper agents of the terrorist organization plan to create series of bomb explosion to kill innocent people.

A brave Army officer who off for a holiday who try to catch the head of this sleepers agent is the plot of the movie.


10. Agneepath (2012)

Agneepath (2012)

Agneepath is another Bollywood action flick which directed by Karan Malhotra and stars by Hrithik Roshan, Sanjay Dutt, Priyanka Chopra, Rishi Kapoor and Om Puri.

The movie is all about the revenge of young men who cause the death of his father.  The movie got great action sequence and the item song “Chikni Chameli” performed by Katrina Kaif got a huge hit in this movie.

The film is more about revenge and this movie is one of the landmarks in Hindi revenge based action movie. The movie is more bloody and vengeful with lots of gunfights.