The 12 Best Punjabi Movies Of All Time That You Need To Add To Your Watchlist RN!

Best Punjabi Movies

Punjabiyan di battery charge rehndi hai--and that's exactly why we all need a dose of desi tadka every now and then. With all these new OTT platforms, we have access to a large variety of content. We've got loads of web series, Hollywood and Bollywood films at our disposal. But every now and then we need some desi entertainment and what better than Punjabi movies to keep you hooked?

Punjabi movies are a complete entertainment package and they can get you pumped up, any time and place. Apart from the drama and comedy, Punjabi movies also have some amazing performances to look out for. But finding the right film is not easy at all. Most of us stumble upon some cringe-worthy films every now and then. This is exactly why we've put together a list of some of the best Punjabi films that you need to add to your watchlist stat!

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    Best Punjabi Movies On Netflix

    We know what you're thinking, Punjabi movies on Netflix? This OTT platform is home to a large variety of content in different languages. We don't know about other languages but when it comes to Punjabi films, the list is pretty long. This is why we've put together some must-watch Punjabi movies that are available on Netflix.

    1. Qismat

    This 2018 romantic-drama film stars Ammy Virk and Sargun Mehta in the lead roles. This film follows the story of a man from a village who moves to Chandigarh to study but falls in love with his bubbly neighbour. But life had different plans for these two. No spoilers, watch the movie to find out what happens!

    2. Guddiyan Patole

    Two sisters, Kashmeer aka Kash and Nicole return from Canada to Punjab and find an opportunity to mend their broken relationship with their grandmother. But what happens when Kash finds love along the way? Watch this Punjabi movie starring Sonam Bajwa, Tania and Gurnam Bhullar to find out.

    3. Manje Bistre

    This 2017 romantic-drama film, featuring Gippy Grewal and Sonam Bajwa, is set in the backdrop of a traditional Punjabi wedding. Amid his sister's wedding preps, Sukhi meets Rano whose marriage has already been fixed to someone else. Drama ensues!

    4. Jindua

    Starring Jimmy Sheirgill, Neeru Bajwa and Sargun Mehta, this film follows the story of a man who marries a Canadian pop singer for citizenship. But what happens when his girlfriend finds out all about his new wife? Watch to find out!

    5. Jatt James Bond

    Zareen Khan made her debut in Punjabi films with this comedy alongside Gippy Grewal. After being mistreated by his relatives, Shinda comes up with a crazy plan to marry the love of his life Laali and put an end to all the problems in his life. But will he succeed? Watch the movie to find out. 

    6. Needhi Singh

    This crime thriller Punjabi movie is based on a true story of a woman, Needhi Singh. When her friend's rapists get away with the crime, a determined Needhi vows to take revenge from all the people including the ones who wronged her. This film stars Kulraj Randhawa in the lead role and is by far one of the best Punjabi films to watch. 

    Best Punjabi Films On Amazon Prime

    Amazon Prime video is not far behind in the variety of content it has to offer the viewers. Much like Netflix, this OTT platform also had an exhaustive list of films and series in regional languages. Picking a good Punjabi movie from that list cannot be easy but fret not 'coz we've got you covered. We've put together a list of some of the best Punjabi films available on Amazon Prime.

    1. Shadaa

    This romantic-comedy film grossed a total of 527.5 million globally, making it the second-highest-grossing Punjabi movie of all time. Starring Diljit Dosanjh and Neeru Bajwa, this film follows the story of a young man who is looking for a bride. But what happens when he finds a girl who doesn't believe in marriage?

    2. Ardab Mutiyaran

    The story of this film revolves around Babbu Bains, a finance recovery agent. She is bold and independent but what happens when she gets married into a house controlled by her husband's sister-in-laws? Will Babbu be able to take a stand to live life on her own terms? Watch this Punjabi movie, starring Sonam Bajwa and Ninja, to find out.

    3. Sufna

    This 2020 romantic drama Punjabi movie features Ammy Virk and Tania in lead roles. It follows the life of a carefree Jeet who falls in love with a poor cotton picker, Teg, from another village. But will these two be able to bridge the social gap to maintain their relationship? Only time will tell. 

    4. Uda Aida

    This 2019 drama film is about a young boy from a poor family who gets enrolled in a prestigious school. But things take a turn when his parents have to face the rich families and their children. This Punjabi movie stars Tarsem Jassar and Neeru Bajwa in lead roles. 

    5. Nikka Zaildar

    Nikka (played by Ammy Virk) falls in love with Manraj (played by Sonam Bajwa) while studying in a college in Patiala. But when Manraj says that she'll only marry a man of her parent's choice, Nikka comes up with a crazy scheme to marry the love of his life. Watch the film to find out what happens next.

    6. Punjab 1984

    This period drama film is set in the backdrop of the insurgency period in Punjab from 1984 to 1986. It chronicles the impact it had on society and on the life of a mother and her missing son. It features Diljit Dosanjh and Kirron Kher in lead roles and is one of the best Punjabi films to watch.

    Comedy Movies List: Looking for something to de-stress after work? Well, what better than a good comedy film to turn your day around and make you laugh. From Bollywood to Hollywood, we've put together a list of some of the best comedy films to watch. 

    Must-Watch Horror Movies: Some of us just love a good horror film that can keep us on the edge of our seats. We love a good spine-chilling film but finding a good horror movie is no child's play. But fret not, we've got you covered. We've put together a list of some amazing films for every horror movie fanatic. 

    Best Mystery Movies To Watch: Move away horror films 'coz mystery movies are here. There's nothing more thrilling than a movie that can keep you guessing till the end. From murder mysteries to psychological thrillers, we've got a list of mystery films that will keep you hooked. 

    Must-Watch Crime Movie List: In a mood to binge-watch some crime films? We know crime films are a complete package with mystery, romance and thrill. We can never have enough of this genre. And if you're looking for a list of the best crime movies to keep you hooked, here's a list for you to pick from. 

    Now that your search for the best Punjabi movies has come to an end, we suggest you grab some popcorn and get started on your binge-watch sesh!