Best 10 Salman Khan Movies of All Time

If you're into Bollywood and Indian cinema, the name Salman Khan is a familiar one. This internationally renowned actor has had a career spanning over three decades and according to Forbes Magazine, is one of the highest-paid celebrities in the world. His success as a leading man in dozens of Hindi films makes this hunky actor familiar to millions of fans.

His career has also brought international recognition, with accolades including two National Film Awards as a film producer, and a Filmfare Award as an actor. Businessman, producer, actor and one of the most successful Indian actors of all time, Salman Khan is a giant of Bollywood and Indian cinema in general. Salman Khan movies IMDb scores are usually high, and critical acclaim for many of his roles has made him a household name in Asia and around the world.

With a back-catalogue of so many film and TV appearances, what are the top 10 Salman Kahn movies of all time? We've taken a look at the IMDb scores and have put together a Salman Khan movie list that will introduce you to this remarkable actor.

Grab some popcorn, settle in, and let’s run through the top 10 Salam Khan movies according to their IMDb scores.

1. Tere Naam (2003) (7.2)

Widely regarded as the best performance of his career, Khan stars in this powerful love story. It stands at the top of any Salman Khan filmography for the depth and power of his performance as the 'bad boy' with a hot temper who falls in love with a young woman from a respectable family. The trouble for these two star-crossed lovers is that she has already agreed to marry someone else. A fight leads to injury and Khan’s character loses his memory. Can his former lover reach through the fog of amnesia and touch his heart once again? Also starring Bhoomika Chawla, Sachin Khedekar, and Savita Prabhune.

2. Bajrangi Bhaijaan (2015) (8.1)

A challenging journey sees a kind-hearted Indian man lead a young mute Pakistani girl back to her homeland, his aim to reunite her with her family and get her to safety. Bajrangi Bhaijaan is an action-packed film with some genuinely moving moments as the two strangers become friends. This gripping and beautifully acted film went on to garner 34 awards and a further 28 nominations and was one of Khan’s most successful films. Also starring Harshaali Malhotra, Nawazuddin Siddiqui, and Kareena Kapoor Khan.

3. Andaz Apna Apna (1994) (8.0)

A quirky comedy where two slackers are tied in a battle to win the affections of a wealthy heiress. However, they have to show a little more ingenuity when a ruthless criminal comes onto the scene. Expect plenty of comedy as mistaken identities and double crosses pepper the story, as well as plenty of action and romance. Also starring Aamir Khan, Raveena Tandon, and Karisma Kapoor.

4. Hum Aapke Hain Koun…! (1994) (7.5)

This classic boy-meets-girl love story is the stuff that all the great Bollywood movies are made of. Prem and Nisha meet at the wedding of their older siblings. All looks rosy for the young lovers but plans change, and the death of Nisha's sister means she has to take responsibility for her late sister’s baby. Can love still blossom between Prem and Nisha? Also starring Madhuri Dixit, Mohnish Behl, and Renuka Shahane.

5. Baghban – 2003 (7.4)

This is a more serious outing for Khan, who is best known for his comedy and romantic leads. An elderly couple want their children to care for them in their old age, but rather than embracing the task, the children see their frail parents as a burden. Can the parents regain their dignity without alienating their kin? Also starring Amitabh Bachchan, Hema Malini, and Mahima Chaudhry.

6. Kuch Kuch Hota Hai (1998) (6.5)

A delightful rom-com that sees college friends reunited after many years. Can a relationship be rekindled and become something much more than just a friendship? It could be up to an eight-year-old child to play matchmaker and fan the flames of romance between her father and his former college friend. Also starring Kajol, Rani Mukerji, and Sana Saeed.

7. Saajan (1991) (7.2)

It can be difficult when you and your best friend fall in love with the same woman, and that’s exactly what happens to Khan in this musical romance. Khan plays the best friend and love rival of a poet who falls for a beautiful woman. Does the love rivalry go deeper than just two men battling for the attention of a beautiful woman, or could this be the end of their lifelong friendship? Also starring Sanjay Dutt, Madhuri Dixit, and Ekta Sohini.

8. Dabangg (2010) (6.2)

Corruption abounds in this tense police thriller. Following his journey from a young boy to a rowdy, crooked and easily corrupted cop, the film embraces a wealth of emotions, from romance to hardcore action. The highest-grossing Bollywood film of 2010, and one of the highest-grossing of all time, this multi-award-winning film received the National Film Award for Best Popular Film Providing Wholesome Entertainment and six Filmfare Awards. Also starring Sonakshi Sinha, Sonu Sood, and Arbaaz Khan.

9. Bharat (2019) (6.2)

Set during one of the most historically important periods of India's history, this sweeping film charts the story of a young man who promises to keep his family together as they journey towards freedom. Over the next 60 years, we see the young man's life unfold in all its glory. One of the best Salman Khan movies and a joy to watch. Also starring Katrina Kaif, Sunil Grover and Jackie Shroff.

10. Ek Tha Tiger (2012) (5.4)

India’s most important intelligence agent puts his career and even his life in jeopardy as he falls in love with Zoya, the carer of a scientist that Tiger has been tasked with observing. The scientist is suspected of treason, but can Tiger carry out his mission without putting Zoya at risk? In a world where spies are forbidden from falling in love, Tiger breaks all the rules. Also starring Katrina Kaif, Girish Karnad, and Ranvir Shorey.

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