Top Inspirational & Patriotic Movies That You Should Definitely Watch On This Independence Day

In today’s post-independence era, people have almost forgotten about the struggles that brave Indian freedom fighters have faced in making India free. On this Independence Day, make your evening sorted by watching any of the most rated and all-time favorite patriotic movies! We are presenting you a fresh list of top inspirational movies that will surely make you feel the actual struggle of the Indian freedom fighter.

Mother India:

The movie “Mother India” starring popular actors like Nargis, Rajendra Kumar, Sunil Dutt, and Raaj Kumar is a must watch till today. Directed by Mehboob Khan, Mother India was also nominated as the “Best Foreign Film” in the Oscars that time. This film portrays the old Indian society traditions and the true essence of the rural lifestyle at that time!


Shaheed, directed by Mr. Ramesh Sehgal, is a patriotic film that portrays the Indian independence movement in the most iconic way. Starring Kamini Kaushal and Dilip Kumar, Shaheed is one of many patriotic and nationalist films that will surely make you feel proud of India and the Indian freedom fighters. Feel the true struggle for Independence by watching this great movie on this Independence Day.


The movie Swades is directed and produced by Ashutosh Gowariker and stars Shahrukh Khan as a successful Indian scientist. In this film, Shahrukh works at NASA as a scientist. When he returned to his village home, he rediscovers his actual roots. The film Swades has successfully portrayed different development issues in India.


Released in 2002, the patriotic film “Lagan” is the perfect film to showcase India’s freedom struggle in the most dramatic way. Starring Aamir Khan, the award-winning film “Lagaan” is an epic drama that will surely make you amazing with its great cinematography and story-line. This film is directed by Ashutosh Gowariker who has done an amazing job in making this epic sports drama a success!


Watch the epic tale of the young Indian men and war in this inspiration film, “Border”. This movie actually highlights the real-life events at the Battle of Longewala. This battle has happened during 1971’s Indo-Pakistani War. This film was a big commercial hit in India.

Legend of Bhagat Singh:

The film “Legend of Bhagat Singh” stars Ajay Devgan, Amrita Rao, Raj Babbar, and Farida Jalal and it is directed by Rajkumar Santoshi. This film pays a tribute to Shaheed Bhagat Singh who kissed the British gallows when he was just twenty-four years old! Get inspired by Bhagat Singh’s life story and watch “Legend of Bhagat Singh” on this Independence Day.


No one could have played the role of the Father of the Nation on screen than Ben Kingsley! The Hollywood film Gandhi was released in 1982 which is basically a biopic of Mahatma Gandhi. This film has won a total of eight Oscars at that time. On this year’s Independence day, watch this great film and get inspired!