7 Must-Watch Family Drama Movies

Hulchul (2004) - YouTube

A Bollywood family drama that revolves around the complicated dynamics of two feuding families. The film explores love, misunderstandings, and the humorous consequences of mistaken identities. With a mix of comedy and emotion.

Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham (2001) - Netflix

The cherished older son, adopted by a wealthy couple, faces expulsion from his father after opting to marry a woman from a middle-class background. In an attempt to restore family unity, the younger son embarks on a quest to locate his banished sibling.

Chup Chup Ke (2006) - Netflix

A heartwarming family drama that tells the story of a young man, played by Shahid Kapoor, who finds himself in a series of comedic situations while trying to escape debt. The film, featuring Kareena Kapoor and Paresh Rawal, explores themes of honesty, friendship, and love.

Dil Dhadakne Do(2015) - Netflix

The parents argue with an arsenal of passive aggression, straight-up aggression and manipulation from across a too-long table while a son sits in the middle, deadened by the crossfire. Directed by Zoya Akhtar the Film stars Ranveer Singh, Priyanka Chopra, Anil Kapoor and Shefali Shah.

Hum Saath Saath Hain (1999) - Prime Video

A quintessential family drama that epitomizes Indian values and traditions. a classic representation of the Indian joint family system, The story revolves around relationships, sacrifice, and the importance of familial unity.

Patiala House (2011) - Prime Video

A sports drama that delves into family relationships, aspirations, and cultural clashes. With a backdrop of a traditional Punjabi family settled in London, The film revolves around a young man's struggle to pursue his passion for cricket against his family's wishes.

Rocky Aur Rani Kii Prem Kahaani (2023) - Prime Video

In This Family Drama veterans and patriarchs find within themselves the courage to improve, to listen, to progress, to admit they were too rigid. A film in which two young lovers swap families for three months as a compatibility exercise as they come from different cultures.