Punjabi Movies are always popular among audiences. These movies got good reactions from the public and best known for the comedy genre. These movies are really good to watch with friends and family together. Some of the movies mentioned below were personally watched by me. If you belong to Punjab, you must watch that movie and I am sure, you really like that movie. Movienasha has put together a list of the Top 10 Best Punjabi Movies of 2012.
One thing I must say is that I am not going to reveal the whole story of the movie. If I do that, then your interest in watching movies would be lost. I have mentioned 2-4 lines of each movie. Please leave comments or feedback if you think differently and have something in mind which you want me to notice. I try to pick the best movie name that I can think of and research what I have done for this list. After watching the movies, please mention your personal experiences. Your comments are most welcome! I hope this will entice you to watch some.
10. Sirphire (2012)
Sirphire is a Punjabi movie directed by Harjit Singh Ricky and produced by Gurpreet Singh Sidhu. It was released on 10 August 2012 starring Preet Harpal, Roshan Prince, Monica Bedi, Priyanshu Chatterjee, Karamjit Anmol, Gurleen Chopra, Binnu Dhillon, and Harwant Brar. This movie deserves to be counted from the top 10 best Punjabi movies. It is the story of three reckless, careless, thoughtless men who change their ways when falling in love. Both Inder (Priyanshu Chatterjee), Bittu (Roshan Prince), and Preet (Preet Harpal) are very busy making fun of life. The movie deals with the most common problems of youth these days. It is a good movie to watch.
9. Kabaddi Once Again (2012)
Kabaddi Once Again is a Punjabi movie directed by Sukhminder Dhanjal and produced by H.S. Dhanoa. It was released on 8 June 2012 starring Varinder Singh Ghuman, Sudeepa Singh, Amar Noorie, Jaswinder Bhalla, Binnu Dhillon, Nachhatar Gill and Rana Ranbir. It is one of the best Punjabi movies based on Kabaddi. In this movie, Shingara dreams of building the game of Punjab from muddy fields to the green lawn of international sports. For further, viewers have to watch the movie.
8. Pinky Moge Wali (2012)
Pinky Moge Wali is a Punjabi movie directed by Vikram Dhillion and produced by Rajan Batra and Swaran Singh. It was released on 28 September 2012 starring Neeru Bajwa, Gavie Chahal, Geeta Zaildar, K S Makhan, Harpal Singh, Dhriti Saharan, B.N. Sharma, Avtar Gill, Rana Jung Bahadur. The movie’s title Pinky Moge Wali comes from the popular character of Pinky presented in the best Punjabi movies Jinhe Mera Dil Luteya. I like the soundtrack “ Darmiyaan “by Mohit Chauhan of this movie.
7. Taur Mittran Di (2012)
Taur Mittran Di is a Punjabi drama-action comedy movie directed by Navaniat Singh and produced by Eros Entertainment & Jimmy Sheirgill Productions. It was released on 11 May 2012 starring Amrinder Gill, Rannvijay Singh, Mukesh Rishi, Surveen Chawla, Amita Pathak, and Binnu Dhillon. It is one of the best Punjabi movies where the youth power and love for Hockey are shown. In this movie, Japji Khera played a cameo role. In this movie, two rival collegians work together to save the sport of Hockey. Japji Khera did a cameo role in this movie.
6. Pata Nahi Rabb Kehdeyan Rangan Ch Raazi (2012)
ਪਤਾ ਨਹੀਂ ਰੱਬ ਕਿਹੜਿਆਂ ਰੰਗਾਂ ’ਚ ਰਾਜ਼ੀ is a Punjabi movie directed by Ravinder Peepat and produced by Harman and Jasmeet Singh Judge Films Production Pvt. Ltd. It was released on 17 February 2012 starring Neeru Bajwa, Tarun Khanna, Gurpreet Ghuggi, Amar Noorie, Rana Ranbir, and Sunita Dhir. This movie is counted as the best Punjabi movies. The movie revolves around Harman, his life, his struggle, and his dreams. His dream is to see his ailing parents cheerful and healthy. Due to his poverty, he leaves India and moves to Bangkok to improve his life, and returns home to announce his love on Valentine’s Day.
5. Aiven Raula Pai Gaya (2012)
Aiven Raula Pai Gaya-Fun Unlimited is a Punjabi movie directed by Atharv Baluja and produced by RG productions. It was released on 31 August 2012 starring Ravinder Grewal, Surbhi Jyoti, Binnu Dhillon, Jaswinder Bhalla, B.N. Sharma, Kartar Cheema, Sardar Sohi, Maninder Vaily, Bobby Layal. This movie became the best Punjabi movies. The whole movie has been shot in Punjab. One of the songs has been shot in Goa as well. It is a really good movie to watch.
4. Pure Punjabi (2012)
ਪਿਉਰ ਪੰਜਾਬੀ is a Punjabi musical drama directed by Munish Sharma and produced by Batra Showbiz & Kapil Batra Production in association with Sandal Production Calgary. It was released on 13 January 2012 starring Karan Kundra, Manjot Singh, Nav Bajwa, Kanwar Zorawar Singh, Sangram Singh, Dhriti Saharan, and Sukhbir Razia. Pure Punjabi is a story about four close friends with a passion for music. The movie is all about chasing dreams. They are all from Punjab and desire to make it big in life by establishing their own pop band. It is one of the best Punjabi movies based on music and dreams. I liked the soundtrack of the movie, the story, and their passion for music.
3. Desi Romeos (2012)
Desi Romeos is a Punjabi movie directed by Shafaq Khan and produced by Babbu Mann. It was released on 15 June 2012 starring Babbu Mann, Harjit Harman, Shilpa Dhar, Ravi Bal, Bhupinder Gill, and Jasprem Dhillion. Desi Romeos is a super hit movie in Punjabi cinema. It is the story of six young men who become very popular for their music as they go from hostel to house and meet young women. The ROMEOS are: R-Randhawa, O-Om, M-Maana, E-Ehsaas, O-Osho, S-Sandhu. This movie is from the best Punjabi movies. The movie was made under the budget of ₹1 crore and grossed over ₹6 crores at the box office.
2. Jatt & Juliet (2012)
ਜੱਟ ਐੰਡ ਜੂਲੀਅਟ is a Punjabi romantic comedy movie directed by Anurag Singh and produced by Darshan Singh Grewal and Gunbir Singh Sidhu. It was released on 28 June 2012 starring Diljit Dosanjh, Neeru Bajwa, Rana Ranbir, Sari Mercer, Upasana Singh, Jaswinder Bhalla, Karamjit Anmol, and B.N. Sharma. It is one of the best Punjabi movies which became a blockbuster at the box office and also won many awards. The sequel Jatt & Juliet 2 was released on 28 June 2013 and also became a box office hit. The movie won seven awards at the 3rd PTC Film Awards 2013 including Best Film, Best Actor, Best Director, Best Actress, Best Popular Song of the Year, Best Supporting Actress, and Best Screenplay. The movie was also nominated for Best Story, Best Dialogues, Best Music Director, Best Performance in a Comic Role, Best Cinematography, and so on. I had also watched that movie and I liked the story, comedy, song, and dialogue the most.
1. Carry On Jatta (2012)
ਕੈਰੀ ਆਨ ਜੱਟਾ is a Punjabi comedy movie directed by Smeep Kang and produced by GurFateh Films, Sukha production Sippy Grewal Productions. It was released on 27 July 2012 starring Gippy Grewal, Mahie Gill, Gurpreet Ghuggi, Binnu Dhillon, Jaswinder Bhalla, Rana Ranbir. The movie was one of the best Punjabi Movies of the year 2012. The story revolves around Jass as Gippy Grewal who falls in love with Mahie at a friend’s marriage. She only wants to marry someone who doesn’t have a family or is an orphan like herself.
So to gain the love of Mahie, Jass pretends he is an orphan and she falls in love with him. After this, Jass marries Mahie without telling his father. Furthermore, the audience has to wait and watch the movie. It is a superb comedy movie which I personally watch with my friends and family together. I liked the soundtrack of the movie which includes “O Sweety”, “Mar Jawan”, and the title song “Carry On Jatta”. The movie was a box office hit and grossed ₹29 crores.
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