10 Best Bollywood Movies for Animal Lovers You Must Watch (Updated)

Bollywood has had an incredibly special and unique connection with the animals, and we have plenty of beautiful films on Animals especially on dogs. These films about animal lovers are emotional and family-oriented.

From playing light to saving the lead actors/actresses’ life in the climax of the story, animals have gone ahead of just being pets in cinema.

Let’s have a look at the various roles of these superstars from another species. We are sharing a list of Bollywood films, which shows the love between animals and humans. If you are an Animal lover or Dog lover then you will love the list of these Hindi films.

Bollywood Movies for Animal Lovers

Junglee (2019)

junglee animal lover film based on elephant tusk poaching

Junglee is a film about elephant poaching, it shares the story of a family who lives in a wildlife sanctuary with elephants and helps them to raise in their home environment, but some bad people wants to kill elephants for their tusk, the film is all about it and it shares the beautiful relationship between elephants and human, it stars Vidyut Jamwal in the lead role.

Dil Dhadakne Do (2015)

film for dog lovers pluto Dil Dhadakne Do Ranveer Singh

Dil Dhadakne Do is a Bollywood drama film directed by Zoya Akhtar starring Ranveer Singh, Priyanka Chopra, Farhan Akhtar, and Anil Kapoor.

The film shows the high-class societies and their issues narrated by Aamir Khan from the point of view of a Dog called Pluto.

Hathi Mere Sathi (1971)

Haathi Mere Saathi Best films for animal lovers

Director: M.A. Thirumugham

Starcast: Rajesh Khanna, Tanuja

The story of the film portrays the life of Raju, an orphaned child, who, along with four elephants perform on the streets to make his living.

As these animals become family to Raju, now after marriage and his newborn child, he has to make a selection between his animal friends or his wife and son.

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Teri Meherbaniyan (1985)

Teri Meherbaniyan best films for dog lovers

Director: Vijay Reddy

Starcast: Jackie Shroff, Poonam Dhillon

This is a film where the pet dog is playing the lead role and also takes revenge for his master’s death.

Brownie, with its razor-sharp jaws and cleverness, kills the villain. The title track of the film that Jackie sings to the dog is a smash hit and the film is a huge success.

Parivaar (1987)

Parivaar best films for animal lovers in Bollywood

Director: Shashi Lal K. Nair

Starcast: Mithun Chakraborty, Meenakshi Sheshadri, Aruna Irani, Jagdeep

The movie features a closely tied Parivar consisting of a man, two orphans, and two faithful beasts; a monkey and a German Sheperd dog.

The animals are smart in their own way and they handle everything from offering in a Mandir to driving a car to grab the bad guys.

Doodh Ka Karz (1990)

doodh ka karz best films for animal lovers

Director: Ashok Gaekwad

Starcast: Jackie Shroff, Neelam Kothari

The story of the movie revolves around a Sapheran Parvati, who is all set to avenge her husband’s death, along with her newborn son, Suraj, and a snake.

Maa (1992)

maa best Hindi film about dogs and dog lovers

Director: Ajay Kashyap

Starcast: Jeetendra, Jaya Prada

This paranormal film had a pet dog Dobby that could see ghosts. Jaya’s character has been killed and she returns back as a ghost to take revenge from the goons. The dog is the only one who can see her and so she uses him to fulfill her mission.

Aankhen (1993)

Monkey in Akhein best films for animal lover

Director: David Dhawan

Starcast: Govinda, Chunky Pandey

The film marks the beginning of the David Dhawan – Govind movies which became a permanent successful mantra in the 90s. The movie became such a huge hit that even the part played by a monkey became very famous.

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Hum Aapke Hain Kaun (1994)

Tuffy Dog in Hum Aapke Hain Kaun, best film for dog lovers

Director: Suraj Barjatya

Starcast: Salman Khan, Madhuri Dixit

The film celebrates the Indian wedding ceremony customs by connecting to the story of a marital couple.

A sweet Pomeranian dog, Tuffy plays a key role in bringing the lovers together by giving the secret letter to Rajesh instead of Prem.

Chillar Party (2011)

Chillar party film for dog lovers best Hindi film

Directors: Nitesh Tiwari, Vikas Bahl

Starcast: Irfan Khan(Child Actor), Sanath Menon, Rohan Grover, Naman Jain, Aarav Khanna, Vishesh Tiwari

The film won the National Film Award for Best Children’s Film. The film depicts the story of a stray dog Bhidu aka Buddy, and who is ordered to be captured as per the new municipal legislation proposed by a politician, Shashikant Bhide.

Entertainment (2014)

Entertainment dog best films for dog lover

Director: Farhad-Sajid

Starcast: Akshay Kumar, Tamannaah Bhatia, Johnny Lever

Akshay Kumar has a very special co-star in this film and it is a dog that will be seen with Mr. Khiladi. The film revolves around the dog named ‘Entertainment’, who is the owner of 3000 crore rupees left by a billionaire.

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