Rainy days tend to limit the whole going out experience. But that doesn’t mean you need to put a full stop to fun. There are many ways to enjoy rainy days and nights with people you live with. If you live with roommates the best option is to have a house party. But if you live with your family and aren’t in the party mood, renting out some good movies for a cozy family night in is the perfect way to enjoy.
Here are our ten picks from Hollywood and Bollywood that you can try for a perfect family night in!
Under the Tuscan Sun
Throw off the rainy-day gloom with the Tuscan Sun! You will love the heart-warming film, full of unexpected adventures and life. It may even push you towards planning a holiday!
‘Calendar! Khana Lao‘ and ‘Mogambo khush hua‘ were not only great dialogues, they actually entered our daily lingo! That’s the power of a great Bollywood film, and Mr. India gave that to us!
A beautiful and heart-warming movie, Flying Home is about a man who has to choose between the deal that’ll change his career and the love of his life!
Who can forget this touching 1983 film that was based on Erich Segal‘s Man, Woman and Child. Jugal Hansraj and Urmila Matondkar are still fondly remembered for their kiddie roles, and the song ‘Lakdi Ki Kaathi‘ is still a favorite in many families.
The Hundred-Foot Journey
From Mumbai to a small French village in Provence, The Hundred-Foot Journey follows the journey of a young chef and his culinary wisdom.
A Bollywood classic you can enjoy with people of any age. Gather around the TV set with a humongous bowl of popcorn to watch Veeru, Jai and Basanti! Repeat the lines, act out the scenes, this one is a full-on, family bonding favorite.
The Bucket List
The perfect movie to lift the gloom and add a cheerful whiff of ‘living life king-size!’ The Bucket List is about two terminally ill men and their adventures as they embark on a journey to do everything on their bucket lists!
Kangana Ranaut‘s 2014 movie is a hot favorite. Not only is the film a fun take on the modern Indian woman it is also a great way to unwind and maybe show your parents that a solo trip isn’t such a bad idea after all.
The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel
Boasting of such a talented cast – Judi Dench, Maggie Smith, Bill Nighy, and Tom Wilkinson – The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel is another favorite for a family night. The witty comedy and great story leaves you wrapped in a cozy blanket of feel-good warmth.
Piku was an out-and-out delight. If you haven’t seen the adorable father-daughter duo of Amitabh Bachchan and Deepika Padukone, you must! An amusing look at the relationship we often take for granted.
Go ahead, an add to our list, and let us know which is your favorite family movie!