These 5 Bollywood Films Perfectly Explored Homosexual Relations in Indian Society


The recently released Bollywood film Ek Ladki Ko Dekha Toh Aisa Laga is getting appreciated among the Indian audience. The film shows a
consensual love between people of same sex. Before it also, there are many Bollywood films movies that what it be like being a homosexual in the Indian society. We will tell you about some of the films which deal with the LGBT topic.

Ek Ladki Ko Dekha Toh Aisa Laga

The film stars Sonam Kapoor, Anil Kapoor, Juhi Chawla and Rajkummar Rao in the lead roles. Sonam’s character is a bisexual who falls in love with the same sex. Its a story of father-daughter relation that how her father supports her choice of love.


The film is based on a lesbian relationship, starring Isha Koppikar and Amrita Arora. However, when one of them falls in love with a boy, the other starts troubling the two.


Fire Starring Nandita Das and Shabana Azmi released in the year 1996 much before section 377 was decriminalized. The movie has lesbian romance shared between the two female characters who find solace after being dumped by the husbands. The movie was highly criticized during that year as it was a sensitive topic back then.

My Brother Nikhil

The film showcased the gay relationship between actors Sanjay Suri and Purab Kohli. The film got a very good response from the critics.


It is a biopic of a gay Indian professor who died under mysterious circumstances after being suspended from the Aligarh Muslim University because of sexual orientation. The film stars Manoj Bajpayee and Rajkummar Rao.