Cult Films are films that have never-ending popularity. Over the course of time, we have seen thousands of Bollywood movies released. Many films are successful at the box-office and won the hearts of the audience. But there are some movies that are still loved by the people. We call these movies cult movies or cult classics. Today, we are here to mention the top 5 best cult films of Bollywood. These 5 movies are admired by a large number of people even today and are a favorite at the Bechuzi headquarters as well. Enjoy your weekend by watching these top 5 cult movies.
Directed by Ramesh Sippy, Sholay is a power-packed entertainer. The movie features Dharmendra, Hema Malini, and Amitabh Bachchan in lead roles. The Hard-hitting dialogues and Jai-Veeru’s friendship are the main highlights of the movies. Even though the movie is not successful at the box-office. But because of its action, drama, revenge, romance, comedy, and chart-busting music made this movie number one cult movie.
- Dilwale Dulhaniye Le Jayenge
Dilwale Dulhaniye Le Jayenge (DDLJ) is one of the most popular Bollywood cult movies. DDLJ is the longest-running movie in Indian film history. Over the past 24 years, the movie is still running in the Maratha Mandir Theatre in Maharashtra. DDLJ got immense fame since its release. Also, Shahrukh Khan and Kajol considered the best reel couple of Bollywood because of this movie.
- Hum Aapke Hai Kaun
Hum Aapke Hai Kaun is still loved by the people because of its family drama. Directed by Sooraj Barjatya, romantic music and songs are the plus points of this movie. It is one of the feel-good movies of all time. Hum Aapke Hai Kaun is the most successful cult film at the box-office. The movie stars Salman Khan and Madhuri Dixit in the lead roles.
Lagaan is one of the best sports movies in Bollywood. It gained immense popularity from the audience. Even today, people go for Lagaan, if at all they won’t watch a sports drama. Featuring Aamir Khan, Ashutosh Gowariker directed this movie and got tremendous success. Lagaan is one of the best sports cult movies. Inspired by this movie, some directors even started making movies based on sports.
Directed by Sanjay Leela Bhansali, the movie stars Shah Rukh Khan, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, and Madhuri Dixit in the lead roles. Devdas is an epic adaptation of a Bengali novel. This movie is a huge commercial success in India and also abroad. Even today, people love to watch the film, Devdas. Devdas remade in different languages and became successful in all the languages. Devdas is one of the best romantic cult classics.
These are just the top 5 best cult films of Bollywood. There are many other cult films that people are still liking.