With the growth of Comic books (and Graphics novels) industry and a successful Comic Convention held in Bangalore, this art form is garnering more interest by the day.
In keeping with the theme, I would like to share my favorite movies based on characters from comic books, stories told often in comic books or adapted as comic books.
This list not strictly a list of ‘Comic Book Based Movies’, but in coming days, this theme will dominate Bollywood and we will have some true movie adaptions.
Here is the list of the top 5 comic-book based Bollywood cartoon movies for kids:
1. Chhota Bheem
2. Bal Ganesha
4. Little Krishna
5. Return Of Hanuman
See this post Top 10 Indian (Bollywood) Movies For Kids, this post Top 5 Animated Movies of 2012 for Kids, this post Top 10 Indian Animated Movies and this post Top 10 Bollywood (Indian) Musical Movies for Kids.
Bollywood movies has it’s own unique identity and known all over the world for being musical. We are witnessing an increase in the numbers of movies being made for educational, emotional and entertainment needs of entire family.
I have selected the best and all-time favorite ten Indian musical movies for kids. Here is the list of the top ten Bollywood (Indian) musical movies for kids:
1. 3 Idiots
“All is Well!” 3 idiots is the highest-grossing Bollywood movie of all time in India.
2. Tare Zameen Per
The story is all about an eight year old boy who is thought to be a troublemaker. Then a new art teacher, with patience and compassion, discovers the real talent/problem.
3. Chak De! India
The movie is about an Indian Hockey captain who led the women’s team to the Gold, restored his reputation and to be welcomed by those who had shunned him and his mother years before.
4. Koi Mil Gaya
This movie is considered to be Bollywood’s very first musical sci-fi thriller movie. A famous scientist’s son and his friends try to help the alien return back safely to the place where it belonged.
5. Munna Bhai MBBS
Munna Bhai, who lied to his father that he is a doctor, is trying to make amends. Along the way he and his friends try to help others.
Great family movie. The story is about parents who tried to provide for their sons with the hope of seeing then succeed and support the parents in old age. But, things do not go as planned.
7. Hum Hain Rahi Pyaar Ke
Full of fun, the story is about a young, single and handsome guy called Rahul and how he takes care of three kids and balances his love life.
A heart touching movie about a young boy who is a farmer’s son. He is passionate about cricket and wants to beat the odds.
All time favorite, heart touching and must-watch movie.
10. Blue Umbrella
The movie is about a little girl called Binya and how she was attracted to a blue umbrella.
Though the count of Indian (Bollywood) children’s movies are less, we can see the numbers coming up in last few years. With massive viewer’s response and fast growing in Bollywood cinemas, we still expect more to come. Based on educational, emotional and entertainment, I have selected the best and all-time favorite ten Indian movies for kids.
Here is the list of Top 5 Indian (Bollywood) Movies for Kids:
1.Taare Zameen Per
The story is all about an eight-year-old boy who is thought to be a troublemaker until the new art teacher has the patience and compassion to discover the real problem.
2. Koi Mil Gaya
An interesting movie and also considered to be Bollywood’s very first sci-fi thriller movie. A famous scientist son and his friends try to help the alien and sent him back safely to the place where they belong.
3. Stanley Ka Dabba
This movie reminds those school days. A fourth-grade school boy was forced by his Hindi teacher to get his own tiffin box and how his life becomes more difficult.
Very entertaining movie and it is about an orphaned boy who was abandoned by his uncle, later he soon realizes the hero within and become Zokkomon.
5. My Friend Ganesha
Lots of fun and masti! An eight years old boy who feels lonely since his parents don’t have time for him and ‘Ganesha’ becomes his friend, have lots of fun together.
6. Chillar Party
One must watch this movie and enjoy! how these young children fight for their own right.
7. Bum Bum Bole
The story is about a 12-year-old who was forced to grow up before his time as the family has fallen on bad times. This movie is an ‘official’ adaptation of the award winning Iranian film Children of Heaven.
8. Do Dooni Chaar
A comedy movie about a middle-class family that aspires for a little more in life.
9. Raju Chacha
The movie is about three young children who live a wealthy and comfortable lifestyle, the real fun started after their father passed away in a car accident and then a caretaker comes into the picture.
10. I Am Kalam
This movie is about a poor Rajasthani boy, he was inspired by the life of the former President of India, A P J Abdul Kalam. An incredible movie.
Though Indian animated movies came a little bit later, there are quite few animated movies that are very entertaining and can become all time favorites.
Here is the list of my top 10 Indian animated movies:
1. Delhi Safari
Mixture of fun, entertainment and awareness, a group of heroes come together to fight against the destruction their natural habitat.
2. Arjun – The Warrior Prince
A legendary archer who fought one man war against a powerful enemy army.
3. Roadside Romeo
A very entertaining movie of young and handsome dog who once lived a luxurious life.
4. Lava Kusa – The Warrior Twins
Most prestigious animation movie ever made in India and the story is about Lava and Kusa, twins who were born to mother Sita.
5. Cheenti Cheenti Bang Bang
One can’t imagine how the fight of this two warring kingdoms of ants came to an end.
6. Ramayana – The Epic
It’s story prince Ram and his fight with demon king Ravan.
A small blue elephant who got separated from his mother and set a mission to take a revenge on his father death.
8. Koochie Koochie Hota Hai
Romantic love story of three young dog.
The movie is based on the central character of Bhima in the Mahabharata.
10. Toonpur Ka Superhero
A superhero movie especially for those who are big fan of Kajol and Ajay Devgan.