10 Best Aamir Khan Movies On Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, Zee5 & Hotstar
Best Aamir Khan movies on Netflix, Prime

We have compiled the list of best Aamir Khan movies that are streaming on Netflix, Amazon Prime, Zee5 and Hotstar.

Aamir Khan or Mr Perfectionist as he is fondly called by his colleagues and admirers is one of the most influential actors of Indian cinema. He has a large global following, especially in India and China, and has been described by Newsweek as “the biggest movie star” in the world. Aamir Khan movies are known for dealing with the social issues present in Indian society in an entertaining and engaging manner.

It’s been more than three years, since his last release, Thugs of Hindostan, which was a massive critical and commercial failure. Since then, his fans are eagerly awaiting the release of his next project, Laal Singh Chaddha, hoping that their star will bounce back in style. Due to the current pandemic, the shooting of the film has been halted so all that we can do is wait with bated breath. Don’t worry though, we have compiled a list of his top 10 movies which will help you experience his awesomeness once again, during these tough times. So what’s say, let’s begin.

Secret Superstar (2017)

The film follows Insia Malik, an ambitious young girl, who dreams of becoming a singer but faces opposition from her father. Undeterred she starts uploading her songs on the internet while disguising her identity. The film subtly sheds light on feminism, gender equality and domestic violence.

Director: Advait Chandan

Cast: Zaira Wasim, Aamir Khan, Mihir Vij, Raj Arun

IMDb Rating: 7.9

Where to watch: Netflix

Dil Chahta Hai (2001)

The film is a  coming-of-age romantic drama which follows three friends who get separated due to their different views on love. It has a generous mix of humour, emotion, sincerity and wisdom which makes the film a truly enduring watch. The soundtrack by Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy surely enhances the witty and slick vibe of the film.

Director: Farhan Akhtar

Cast: Aamir Khan, Saif Ali Khan, Akshaye Khanna, Preity Zinta

IMDb Rating: 8.1

Where to watch: Netflix, Amazon Prime

PK (2014)

The movie follows an alien who comes to Earth on a research mission but loses his remote to a thief, who later sells it to a godman. In his quest to retrieve his remote, he questions religious dogmas and superstitions which have divided people and created disharmony. The film has several emotional moments which will surely make the viewers tear up.

Director: Rajkumar Hirani

Cast: Aamir Khan, Anushka Sharma, Saurabh Shukla, Sushant Singh Rajput, Sanjay Dutt

IMDb Rating: 8.1

Where to watch: Netflix

Lagaan (2001)

The movie is set in the early 1890s, during the late Victorian period of India’s colonial British Raj. It follows Bhuvan, a farmer, who accepts the challenge of Captain Andrew Russell, the Commanding Officer of the British troops stationed there, to beat his team in a game of cricket. If Bhuvan wins the challenge it would that his village wouldn’t need to not pay taxes for the next three years. The film is a must-watch for its rich production values, stellar performances and its eclectic soundtrack.

Director: Ashutosh Gowarikar

Cast: Aamir Khan, Gracy Singh, Khulbhushan Kharbanda, Suhasini Mulay, Paul Blackthorne

IMDb Rating: 8.1

Where to watch: Netflix

Andaz Apna Apna (1994)

The film follows two day-dreamers, Amar and Prem, who compete to win the hand of Raveena, a millionaire’s daughter for marriage. The film is a laugh-riot and will have you chuckling every now and then at the witty one-liners or the brilliantly staged situational comedy.

Director: Rajkumar Santoshi

Cast: Aamir Khan, Salman Khan, Raveena Tandon, Karishma Kapoor, Paresh Rawal.

IMDb Rating: 8.2

Where to watch: Netflix and Amazon Prime

Jo Jeeta Wohi Sikander (1992)

The film is a coming-of-age drama that has an element of sports seamlessly infused in the narrative. It portrays the transformation of Sanju, a carefree college student when his elder brother is unable to participate in a prestigious competition due to an injury. The movie should be praised for its realistic storytelling.

Director: Mansoor Khan

Cast: Aamir Khan, Ayesha Jhulka, Deepak Tijori, Pooja Bedi, Khulbhushan Kharbanda

IMDb Rating: 8.2

Where to watch: Zee5

Rang De Basanti (2006)

The movie follows a few students, who when selected to portray various Indian freedom fighters in a film, unwittingly awaken their patriotism. It is technically brilliant with sharp editing and stunning cinematography. The stellar performances, coherently structured screenplay and soulful soundtrack make it a riveting watch.

Director: Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra

Cast: Aamir Khan, Siddarth, Sharman Joshi, Kunal Kapoor, Soha Ali Khan, Madhavan

IMDb Rating: 8.2

Where to watch: Netflix

Dangal (2016)

The film is based on Mahavir Singh Phogat, a former wrestler, who decides to fulfil his dream of winning a gold medal for his country through his daughters by training them for the Commonwealth Games. It portrays the challenges Mahavir had to face due to the social stigma attached to women wrestling. The film was a record-breaking commercial success and is regarded as the highest-grossing Indian film ever.

Director: Nitesh Tiwari

Cast: Aamir Khan, Fatima Sana Sheik, Sanya Malhotra, Zaira Wasim, Sakshi Tanwar

IMDb Rating: 8.4

Where to watch: Netflix

Taare Zameen Par (2007)

The movie explores the life and imagination of Ishan, an 8-year-old dyslexic child. It showcases how with the help of his art teacher, Ishan is able to overcome his disability. The film has several heart-wrenching moments which will make you weep. The soundtrack by Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy is one of a kind and elevates the entire movie.

Director: Aamir Khan

Cast: Aamir Khan, Darsheel Safary, Tisca Chopra, Vipin Sharma

IMDb Rating: 8 4

Where to watch: Netflix

3 Idiots (2009)

The film is a satire about the social and mental pressure that the students face in the Indian education system. It is a beautifully crafted drama with an ample dose of humour and nostalgia and manages to strike a strong emotional connection with the audience.

Director: Rajkumar Hirani

Cast: Aamir Khan, Sharman Joshi, Madhavan,  Kareena Kapoor Khan, Boman Irani

IMDb Rating: 8.4

Where to watch: Netflix and Amazon Prime

This is the list of Aamir Khan’s best movies streaming on Indian OTT platforms. Most of them are the top-rated Bollywood movies on IMDb. So, what are you waiting for? Grab a tub of popcorn and enjoy these movies over the coming weekend.

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