Everybody loves to watch a good action movie every once in a while. Those kicks, the suspense, and the fighting scene are something that no movie belonging to any other particular genre can match. However, just like the other different genres of a movie it is also quite hard to find a good quality action movie.

And you might also not feel like that you would want to go through the entire list of the Indian action movies and if that is the case with you then we at Reviewsxp have decided to make all things terribly easy for you. And one of the best ways through which we can do is by making the list of the best action movies in all of Bollywood.

10 Top Blockbuster Action Movies that Ruling in the Bollywood is mentioned below:

1. Thugs of Hindostan

Star cast & Role in Film:

  • Amitabh Bachchan (as ”Khudabaksh Azaad, a commander of the Thugs”)
  • Aamir Khan (as ”Firangi Mallah, a small-time Thug from Awadh”)
  • Katrina Kaif (as ”Suraiyya, a dancer and performer”)
  • Fatima Sana Shaikh (”as Zafira Baig, a warrior-archer Thug”)
  • Lloyd Owen (as ”John Clive, a ruthless British East India Company officer”)
  • Mohammed Zeeshan Ayyub (as ”Shanichar, Firangi’s Friend”)
  • Ronit Roy (as ”Mirza Sikander Baig”)
  • Abdul Qadir Amin (as ”Azhar Ali”)

Directed by: Vijay Krishna Acharya
Produced by: Aditya Chopra
Budget: ₹300 crore
Box Office India:

In India Collection

  • Day 1 [1st Thursday] ₹ 50.75 Cr
  • Day 2 [1st Friday] ₹ 32 Cr * Approx

India Net Collection – ₹ 82.75 Cr

Overseas Collection – ₹ 10 Cr

Telugu+ Tamil:

  • Day 1 – ₹ 1.50 Cr
  • Day 2 – ₹1.00 Cr

Box Office Worldwide:  ₹ 119.20 Cr

2. Bajirao Mastani

Star cast & Role in Film:

  • Ranveer Singh (as ”Maratha Peshwa Bajirao”)
  • Deepika Padukone (as ”Mastani ”)
  • Priyanka Chopra (as ”Kashibai”- Bajirao’s First Wife)

Directed by: Sanjay Leela Bhansali
Produced by: Sanjay Leela Bhansali, Kishore Lulla
Budget: ₹125 crores
Box Office India: ₹184 crores
Box Office Worldwide: ₹358 crores

We start this list of the best Bollywood action movies with a bang and a movie that certainly caused a lot of controversies for that bang to be made. This movie was released in the year 2015 and was directed by the incredibly talented Sanjay Leela Bhansali.

The plot of this movie basically revolves around a heroic warrior whose name is Peshwa Bajirao who is married to a woman who is named Kashibai. However, he falls in love with another woman who is named Mastani who is also a warrior princess but she is in a state of terrible distress.

Their conservative families and the society create a number of problems for them but they try to struggle continuously against all that to make their love triumph.

This movie did incredibly well on the box office and chances are that you might have already watched this movie but if you haven’t then we would seriously recommend watching this gem of a Bollywood action movie.

3. Baahubali: The Beginning / Baahubali 2 – The Conclusion

Star cast & Role in Film:

  • Prabhas (as ”Amarendra Baahubali”)
  • Rana Daggubati (as ”Bhallaladeva”)
  • Tamannaah (as ”Avanthika”)
  • Anushka Shetty (as ”Devasena”- Amarendra Baahubali’s mother)
  • Ramya Krishnan (as ”Sivagami”)
  • Sathyaraj (as ”Kattappa”)
  • Nassar (as ”Bijjaladeva”)

Directed by : S. S. Rajamouli
Produced by : Shobu Yarlagadda, Prasad Devineni
Budget: ₹115 crores
Box Office India: ₹420 crores
Box Office Worldwide: ₹587 crores

If you have been living at the edge of the entire world and have heard of Bollywood and not of this incredible movie named Baahubali: The Beginning then you are in a serious need of some real Bollywood exposure.

This movie took the entire Bollywood and even the world by storm. This movie is probably one of the best action movies mentioned in this list. This movie was released in the year 2015 and was directed by the incredibly talented S. S. Rajamouli. And the basic plot of the movie revolves around Shivudu who is living in a kingdom named Mahishmati and while pursuing the love of his life he eventually starts to learn about the deeply sad and troubling truth about his past.

He learns everything about his family and their legacy. He further learns about his arch-enemy and now he must prepare to finally defeat that arch-enemy of his. The runtime of this movie is around 2 hours and 39 minutes and trust us guys you will love every single second of it. You’ll probably end up wanting more which is exactly what you can get from our list of Bollywood action films.

4. Rudhramadevi

Star cast & Role in Film:

  • Anushka Shetty (as ”Rudrama Devi”)
  • Allu Arjun (as ”Gona Ganna Reddy”)
  • Rana Daggubati (as ”Chalukya Veerabhadra”)
  • Vikramjeet Virk (as ”Mahadeva Nayakudu”)
  • Krishnam Raju (as ”Ganapati Devudu”)
  • Prakash Raj (as ”Shiva Devaiah”)

Directed by : Gunasekhar
Produced by : Gunasekhar, Raagini Guna, Neelima Guna, Yukthamukhi
Budget: ₹60 crores
Box Office India: ₹68 crores
Box Office Worldwide: ₹86 crores

This movie was released in the year 2015 and was directed by the incredibly talented Gunasekhar. The basic plot of this movie revolves around the king Ganapathi Devudu who does not have a male heir and actually fears that nobody will accept his daughter as the new ruler after his death.

So, he decides to raise his daughter like a boy but the real test begins when their kingdom is attacked by the enemies and all those learned skills must be put down to the test. This movie has a rather interesting plot and because of this, we suggest that you should definitely try this movie out.

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5. Sultan

Star cast & Role in Film:

  • Salman Khan (as ”Sultan Ali Khan”)
  • Anushka Sharma (as ”Aarfa Ali Khan née Hussain”)
  • Randeep Hooda (as ”Fateh Singh/Sultan’s coach”)
  • Amit Sadh (as ” Aakash, Pro Takedown founder and Sultan’s presenter”)

Directed by: Ali Abbas Zafar
Produced by: Aditya Chopra
Budget: ₹80 crore
Box Office India: Rs 300.45 crore
Box Office Worldwide: Rs 589.25 crore

If you are a huge Salman Khan fan and a fan of action movies then you are bound to love this movie that we have on our list today. This movie was released in the year 2016 by the genius Ali Abbas Zafar.

The basic plot of this movie simply revolves around a middle-aged wrestler whose name is Sultan Ali Khan. Tragedy strikes and Sultan Ali Khan ends up losing his son and this incident shatters him completely because of which he ends up giving up the sport.

A few years later motivation returns as he needs the prize money and Sultan Ali Khan sets out again to get back his career and his lost reputation. This movie did incredibly well and is further considered as Bollywood’s seventh-best grossing movie worldwide. This movie isn’t just filled with awe-worthy action scenes but further contains a long list of songs that are bound to provide you with the ultimate Bollywood action movie experience.

6. Dangal

Star cast & Role in Film:

  • Aamir Khan  (as ”Mahavir Singh Phogat”)
  • Sakshi Tanwar (as ”Daya Shobha Kaur, Mahavir’s wife”) 
  • Fatima Sana Shaikh (as ”Geeta Phogat, Mahavir’s oldest daughter”)
  • Zaira Wasim (as ”Young Geeta Phogat”)
  • Sanya Malhotra (as ”Babita Kumari, Mahavir’s second daughter”)
  • Suhani Bhatnagar (as ”Young Babita Kumari”)
  • Aparshakti Khurana (as ”Omkar”)
  • Girish Kulkarni (as ”Young Omkar”)

Directed by: Nitesh Tiwari
Produced by: Aamir Khan, Kiran Rao, Siddharth Roy Kapur
Budget: ₹70 crore
Box Office India: ₹370 crores
Box Office Worldwide: ₹2001 crores

A father’s and daughter’s bond is sacred and this movie just goes on to show how sacred and beautiful that bond truly is. This movie was released in the year 2016 and was directed by the brilliantly talented Nitesh Tiwari. This movie is further based on the true stories of our country’s two best female wrestlers named Geeta Phogat and Babita Kumari.

The basic plot of this movie revolves around a wrestler named Mahavir Phogat who was not able to fulfill his dream of winning a gold medal for his country in the Commonwealth Games.

However, he has two daughters and he vows to train both of his daughters and make sure that they are able to bring a gold medal for the country in a Commonwealth game. But he has to against the pressure of the society and faces many other obstacles to do just that. This movie is filled with action scenes and it will further pull at your heartstrings too.

This movie further contains a large list of some of the best songs you might have heard in a long while which all just ends up making this movie an absolute treat. This movie is also the highest grossing Indian movie in a number of different overseas markets.

7. Mohenjo Daro

Star cast & Role in Film:

  • Hrithik Roshan (as ”Sarman”)
  • Pooja Hegde (as ”Chaani”)
  • Kabir Bedi ( as ”Maham”, the Senate chief)

Directed by: Ashutosh Gowariker
Produced by: Siddharth Roy Kapur, Sunita Gowariker
Budget: ₹115 crore
Box Office India: ₹58 crores
Box Office Worldwide: ₹107 crores

This is another great Bollywood action movie that we have on our list of the latest action movies Bollywood. This movie was also released in the year 2016 and was directed by the incredibly talented Ashutosh Gowariker.

The basic plot of this movie revolves around a poor farmer who is named Sarman. Sarman arrives in a city named Mohenjo Daro and this city is ruled by a tyrant named Maham. This poor farmer named Sarman ends up learning about the entire history that his family shares with the tyrant who is ruling the entire city. Sarman ends up making a great plan on how to take his revenge on Maham.

This is a movie that is packed with a number of action scenes and you are bound to love watching this movie. So, go ahead and give it a try!

8. Raees

Star cast & Role in Film:

  • Shah Rukh Khan (as ”Raees”)
  • Abdul Kareem chala (as ”young Raees”)
  • Nawazuddin Siddiqui (as ”IPS Jaideep Ambalal Majmudar”)
  • Mahira Khan (as ”Aasiya”, Raees’ wife)

Directed by: Rahul Dholakia
Produced by: Ritesh Sidhwani, Farhan Akhtar, Gauri Khan
Budget:  ₹127 crore
Box Office India: ₹139 crores
Box Office Worldwide: ₹291 crores

This is another great Bollywood action movie that was released in the year 2017. And this movie was directed by the extremely talented Rahul Dholakia. And the basic plot of this movie revolves around Raees Alam who is the owner of a bootlegger business. But his entire business is under threat because of an ACP named Majmudar who decides to get the better of him.

Throughout this entire movie, we see how Raees try to keep his business and the trade running by going against the ACP Majmudar. This movie has a rather interesting plot line and the various twists and turns that the movie takes are bound to keep you hooked to the screen while this great movie continues to run.

This movie is also considered as the sixth highest grossing Bollywood movie in terms of the worldwide market. Apart from all this you also get to see some of the best performance given by the talented Shahrukh Khan. So, we definitely suggest you give this movie a try and get that bucket of popcorn.

9. Baahubali 2: The Conclusion

Star cast & Role in Film:

  • Prabhas (as ”Amarendra Baahubali”)
  • Rana Daggubati (as ”Bhallaladeva”)
  • Tamannaah (as ”Avanthika”)
  • Anushka Shetty (as ”Devasena”- Amarendra Baahubali’s mother)
  • Ramya Krishnan (as ”Sivagami”)
  • Sathyaraj (as ”Kattappa”)
  • Nassar (as ”Bijjaladeva”)

Directed by: S.S. Rajamouli
Produced by: Shobu Yarlagadda, Prasad Devineni
Budget:  ₹250 crore
Box Office India: ₹1,429.83 crore
Box Office Worldwide:  ₹1810.60 crore

You wouldn’t believe that we could even consider about moving to the year 2018 without mentioning the much waited and the widely anticipated sequel to the movie Baahubali: The Beginning? The prequel of this movie ended at a cliffhanger which left everybody wondering about what turn this movie was going to take, however, this part of the entire series ended up taking all those questions and let us on a wild emotional ride while finding the answers to all those questions.

As expected this movie was also directed by the genius S. S. Rajamouli and was released during the year 2017. The basic plot of this movie revolves around a king named Bhallaladeva who has conspired against his brother to get become the king of the kingdom which was named Mahishmati. Bhallaladev eventually succeeds and ends up killing his brother and imprisoning his wife.

After some years later her son returns to take revenge on Bhallaladev. This movie did incredibly well on the box office and ended up being the second highest grossing Indian movie in the worldwide market.

If you have watched the prequel of this movie then we wouldn’t even convince you to watch this but if you haven’t then we would seriously ask you to spare around 6 hours and watch both of these movies on end. You’ll thank us for recommending this Bollywood action movie to you.

10. Padmavat

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Star cast & Role in Film:

  • Deepika Padukone (as ”Padmavati”)
  • Shahid Kapoor (as ”Ratan Singh”)
  • Ranveer Singh (as ”Alauddin Khalji”)

Directed by: Sanjay Leela Bhansali
Produced by: Sanjay Leela Bhansali, Sudhanshu Vats, Ajit Andhare
Budget: ₹215 crore
Box Office India: ₹301 crores
Box Office Worldwide: ₹565 crores

If you live anywhere across our country that has a stable network connection then you must be aware of the huge controversy that was caused by the release of this movie. While we won’t go into all the details of that entire controversy we will still say that this movie is definitely worth a watch.

This movie was released on 25 January 2018 and was directed by the incredibly talented Sanjay Leela Bhansali. The basic plot of this movie revolves around the queen Padmavati who is happily married to a Rajput ruler. But soon things take a turn for the worst when a tyrant Sultan who was named Alauddin Khilji enters both their lives and start to wreak havoc.

Alauddin Khilji develops an obsession for the queen and calls a war on their kingdom. This movie is actually based on a poem that was written a very long time. This movie is also the eighth highest grossing Indian movie in the entire worldwide market. This movie is one of the best gems of our Bollywood cinema and hence, we suggest that you should definitely try this movie out.

11. Raazi

Star cast & Role in Film:

  • Alia Bhatt (as ”Sehmat Khan”)
  • Vicky Kaushal (as ”Iqbal Syed”)
  • Jaideep Ahlawat (as ”Khalid Mir”)

Directed by: Meghna Gulzar
Produced by: Vineet Jain, Karan Johar, Hiroo Yash Johar, Apoorva Mehta
Budget: ₹35–40 crore
Box Office Collection: ₹194.06 crore

This is the last movie that we have on our list of the best action movies in Bollywood. This movie was released in the year 2018 and was directed by the incredibly talented Meghna Gulzar.

The basic plot of this movie revolves around Sehmat Khan who is actually an undercover RAW agent. And this undercover RAW agent is married into a Pakistani family so that she can get some kind of valuable information from their enemy. This movie did extremely well in the box office and was also quite well received.

With this, we finish this list of our best action movies in Bollywood. And if you wish to know more about the upcoming Hindi action movies 2019 then feel free to stay up-to-date with all our latest releasing articles.