When it comes to action movies, the Indian film industry leaves no stone unturned from fighting scenes, flying cars and punch dialogues they have it all. There are plenty of masterpieces in the action movie genre available on OTT (Over The Top) streaming platforms. If you love action dramas, then here are the best Action Hindi movies of 2021 that you need to watch right now.
- Bell Bottom
Bell Bottom is among the best action-thriller Hindi movies in Bollywood. The film is set in the late 70s and early 80s when Indira Gandhi was the Prime Minister of India. Starring superstar Akshay Kumar as a RAW (Research and Analysis Wing) undercover agent with a code-name Bell bottom. Kumar embarks on a mission to free 210 hostages held by hijackers. The narrative revolves around the rescue mission of Indian citizens stuck on a hijacked plane. It will be thrilling to watch Kumar in action scenes saving the day. You can get an Amazon Prime Video subscription to get online access to the film.
If you like war based films, this movie has it all. However, the movie has a romantic element to it as it is based on the life of Indian Army Captain Vikram Batra. The movie showcases war scenes of the 1999 Kargil War. Shershaah has some of the most beautiful love songs featuring Sidharth Malhotra as Vikram Batra and Kiara Advani as Dimple (Vikram’s love interest). To sum it up, in the movie, we get a perfect blend of Batra’s personal life and his life as a soldier serving in the army.
- Bhuj: The Pride of India
Bhuj: The Pride of India is a brilliant war film currently streaming on the Hotstar platform. It narrates the story of the IAF (Indian Air Force) squadron leader and Bhuj airport in-charge Vijay Karnik (Ajay Devgn). Vijay reconstructed an entire IAF airbase with the help of 300 women from a local village in Bhuj, Gujarat. We get to witness war scenes from the year 1971. The movie goes big on women empowerment and highlights how ordinary women in Bhuj took up an extraordinary task to serve the nation and help Vijay Karnik in his mission.
- Sardar Udham
The movie is based on the life of a freedom fighter, Sardar Udham Singh. He was best known for assassinating Sir Michael Francis O’Dwyer in London who was responsible for the horrific 1919 Jallianwala Bagh massacre in Amritsar, Punjab. Sardar Udham movie showcases a turbulent slice of India’s colonial past. The film stars Vicky Kaushal in a lead role as an Indian revolutionary. It is a good movie to watch if you like true story based action films.
- Vijay The Master
Vijay The Master is among the best actions films available on OTT platforms. In the movie, Thalapathy Vijay plays the role of an alcoholic professor. He is sent to a prison school for juveniles, where he clashes with a gangster, who takes advantage of children to carry out criminal activities. The action-packed film is a treat for superstar Vijay’s fans. You can watch the Hindi dubbed version of the Tamil action thriller on the ZEE5 platform.
No doubt Indian action movies are entertaining, be it India or overseas, almost everyone enjoys watching an action flick. So, the next time you wonder which action movie you should watch. You can refer to the above list of top action Hindi movies and decide for yourself.