Top 20 Punjabi Action Movies You Can Watch This Weekend

Sometimes all you need is to escape. You just want to watch things blow up or explode into each other, but it seems like Punjabi movies are no less than anything. It always tries to push a serious drama or comedy on you. But this time  we can help you with that. Here is the list of the best Punjabi action movies you can watch on your weekends.

The List Of Punjabi Language Action Movies

Jatt James Bond 

Rohit Jugraj film Jatt James Bond aka JJB features Gippy Grewal, Zareen Khan, Gurpreet Ghuggu and Yashpal Sharma. It’s a family drama that turns into action when the protagonist decides to rob the local bank in an attempt to become rich. The film released in 2014 consisting of romance, drama and action is a must watch film.

Rocky Mental 

Punjabi sports action drama film Rocky Mental is directed by Vikram Thori. The film stars Parmish Verma and Tannu Kaur Gill. Its story revolves around an athlete whose belief in his own invincibility makes him disregard the lurking threats posed by his abrasive personality. 


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Released in 2019, Daaka is one of the most loved action drama films of Gippy Grewal and Zareen Khan. The movie portrays the character of Gippy as a thief who robs the bank so he can be rich enough to marry the love of his life. The movie is packed with several punches, thrills and romance. If you are a fan of Gippy Grewal and action movies, you must watch this one.


Top 20 Punjabi Action Movies You Can Watch This Weekend

Another action movie of  Gippy Grewal paired with Kainaat Arora is a unique mixture. In the film Gippy Grewal plays a double role. This concept is unique in Punjabi Cinema as the actor travels to the United States and gets involved in an investigation. The film is directed by Baljit Songh Deo and was released in 2015. 

Sajjan Singh Rangroot 

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If you are a fan of period action dramas, this Pankaj Batra film must be in your watch list. It was released in 2018, starring Diljit Dosanjh, Yograj Singh and Sunanda Sharma. It’s a non fictional movie based on the experiences of Sikh Soldiers of British Indian Army fighting on the Western Front during World War I.

Toofan Singh 

This Punjabi film directed by Baghal Singh in 2017 stars Ranjit Bawa, Shefali Sharma, Yashpal Sharma, Raza Murad, Avtar Gill and Jarnail Singh. In this movie, a young Sikh fights for equality and struggles to escape the clutches of the police as he protects society from crime and corruption. It’s again a must watch Punjabi action film as the role of Ranjit Bawa is irreplaceable. 

Dakuan Da Munda 

Whom can we expect now in an action movie? Yes, action maniac Dev Kharoud. Dakuan Da Munda is a biographical movie based on a novel named ‘The Bandits Son’. Along with Dev Kharoud, the movie stars Jagjeet Sandhu, Sukhdeep Sukh and Pooja Verma. It was released in 2018. Moreover, it has a sequel also. The film plots the life of former Kabaddi player Mintu Gurusaria from Gurusar Jodha village, Mukhtsar. We recommend that one must not miss Dev Kharoud’s action film.

Rupinder Gandhi 

Another outstanding movie of Dev Kharoud’s Rupinder Gandhi is a hit action movie. Rupinder Gandhi has sequels The Gangster and The Robinhood. The film is directed by Tarn Mann, featuring Dev Kharoud, Jagjeet Sandhu, Lucky Dhaliwal, Kulwinder Kaur and many other amazing artists. The story is based on a group of college students who decide to take the law into their own hands to provide justice after they realize that the local police force is unable to deal with crime. 

Jora (Sequel) 

Amardeep Singh Gill’s action drama film Jora has two parts, Jora: 10 Numbaria and Jora: The Second Chapter. The plot of the first part is terrific, as in the story traumatic childhood and a corrupt justice system push a young man to become a ruthless gangster.

The second part of the film revolves around the complex web that connects Punjab`s local gangsters, policemen and political leaders. In this action thriller, Jora takes his story further as he steps onto the path of becoming a political leader. Both the parts have their speciality. It’s a great thriller film recommended to everyone.

The Great Sardar

Ranjeet Bal’s ‘The Great Sardar’ is one of the finest action movies starring Dilpreet Dhillon, Ashish Duggal, Teji Sandhu, Yograj Singh. The movie revolves around a man of great honour who is responsible for saving many lives. However, when he gets murdered, three men decide to avenge his death. The film was released in 2017. It’s a great action drama punjabi language film.

The Lion of Punjab 

This movie of Guddu Dhanoa starring Diljit Dosanjh is a remake of Tamil movie ‘Dhool’.The story of ‘The Lion Of Punjab’ revolves around a bunch of Indians in the US trying to keep the Bollywood spirit alive. It was released in 2011. Other than Diljit, the film features Jividha Astha, Pooja Tandon and Gurpreet Ghuggi. It’s again one of the best action films of Diljit Dosanjh.


An Indian Punjabi action film, Singham was released in 2019. The film is directed by Navaniat Singh. The film stars Parmish Verma, Sonam Bajwa, Kartar Singh in lead roles. Moreover,  it’s a remake of the Bollywood film Singham. The film chronicles the story of ethical cop Dilsher Singh, who fights against drug dealers in his village Singham Khurd. It’s a great Punjabi language action movie. 

Subedar Joginder Singh 

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A Punjabi language biographical war film based on the life of Joginder Singh. He was an Indian soldier who was killed in 1962 in the Sino Indian war. The film stars Gippy Grewal and Aditi Sharma in lead roles. Directed by Simetjit Singh, the movie was released in 2018. 


Top 20 Punjabi Action Movies You Can Watch This Weekend

How can we miss Dev Kharoud’s huge film DSP Dev? It’s a Punjabi language action film directed by Mandeep Benipal. The film features Dev Kharoud, Mehreen Pirzada and Manav Vij in lead roles. Dev Kharoud plays an honest cop Dev Sher Gill who tries to fight the corrupt system prevalent in Daulatpura. The film was a hit blockbuster and was released in 2018.

Ik Sandhu Hunda Si

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This movie of Rakesh Mehta shows relatability to many college students. In the movie the actor fights against the corruption in Punjab university, senior student Sandhu announces his candidacy as Grewal for the election. The film stars Gippy Grewal, Neha Sharma, VikramJeet Virk, Roshan Prince as the lead roles. It was released in 2020.


It is another Punjabi action drama film of Dev Kharoud, in which he can cross limits in order to protect his family. When circumstances are bad, the protagonist doesn’t budge from growing with them and even above. The film was directed by Inderpal Singh and was released in 2020.

Sikander 1-2

This Punjabi action film has a sequel too. First part is Sikander and the other is Sikander 2. First part is based on the story of rise to power and eventual fall of Sikander in a political game. And second, when the actor’s adopted brother flees after running afoul of a brutal gang, Sikander tries to locate him. The film stars Parzan Dastur, AyeshaKapur, R. Madhavan and Sanjay Suri as lead actors. Further, Kartar Cheema, Guri, Swan Rupowali have a pivotal role in the second part.

Once Upon A Time In Amritsar

Top 20 Punjabi Action Movies You Can Watch This Weekend

This Punjabi language action thriller film directed by Harjit Singh Ricky features Dilpreet Dhillon, Gurjind Maan, Tanvi Nagi and Sonia Kaur in lead roles. The film revolves around two young men Dilpreet and Gurjind who are set out to Amritsar, the holy abode of Sikhs, in search for the ulterior goal of their life and ask the Satguru to direct them towards the fulfillment of that goal. After seeking the blessings of the Almighty at the Golden temple, destiny rolls the dice and their life suffers a twist. The film was released in 2016.

Dulla Bhatti

This Punjabi film is inspired by the story of ‘Dulla Bhatti’. The film is directed by Minar Malhotra and features Binnu Dhillon, Sardar Sohi, Aman Hundal, Dev Kharoud, Amar Noorie, BN Sharma, Malkit Rauni and Nirmal Rishi. It was released in 2016. The story swirls around a child who has witnessed his father’s murder and after being an adult he seeks revenge against the ruthless landlord who killed him.


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Amrit Maan’s 2022 movie Babbar is one of the best action movies ever made in the Punjabi Industry. Apart from Amrit Maan, it also stars Yograj Singh, Raghveer Boli and Raj Singh Jhinjer in pivotal roles. Its story revolves around the chair and designation of Babbar, who rules the town. And to win it, goons can go to any extent.

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So, these are some best Punjabi action movies with a plot, we brought for you. You can enlist your favorite and watch them with your friends or family. The best thing in all Punjabi movies is the amalgamations of drama, comedy, romance and Action. 

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