Bollywood produces the biggest number of movies and TV films each year of all global movie studios.
Because of this, it is easy to see there are millions of Indian movie lovers. Also, Bollywood movies can rival many Hollywood movies for pure enjoyment for many to watch.
There is a lot to like and enjoy with colourful dancing and singing online, be it in English or in Hindi.
Because it isn't possible to catch many of these latest movies at the cinema, fans resort to watching the latest online Indian movies or those from Hollywood.
While a movie video download is accessible for some, many fans prefer to take a safer way and watch full movies from Bollywood online.
In our quick guide, you can find the top sites list to watch full movies in the native language, dubbed in English or with English subtitles.
By the end, you'll the list offers lots of places available to watch Bollywood movies of all types.
Sometimes, you will need to download a VPN as you could face geo-restrictions that stop you watching the latest Hollywood or Bollywood smash Hindi Indian movie online free.
Top Legal Sites to Watch Indian Movies Online
Here are the best sites you can search and choose the best quality popular movies from Bollywood. Each can be accessed from any region as long as you use a VPN that can support New Zealand and India.
If you want the best and most extensive collection of free Bollywood movies, then the Hotstar service pops right to the top.
While you don't need to sign up to play free movies, it does play some ads.
You can sign up for VIP (Hotstar premium) for much more content. Furthermore, Hotstar is part of the Disney company, and it can be an affordable way to get Disney Plus.
To play full free movie titles, search the easy-to-navigate categories and look for thumbnails that don't show the ‘Premium' badge.
You can find drama, romance, comedy along with just-released Hindi movies and TV shows. You can find languages of Hindi, Bengali, Telugu, Kannada, Tamil and English.
If you are into sports, then you can stream live sports. Streams are in high quality, and playback is smooth.
Zee5 comprises one of the largest numbers of Hindi movies covering all genres. To find the free titles, all you need to do is select thumbnails that are not showing the crown to indicate it is premium. (Read Watch Hulu NZ)
You can browse the site for the collection of old and new Hindi films and Hindi TV shows. You also have many in other regional languages as well as English.
TV shows and news are available, and all are with great streaming speed and high quality.
Unlike Hotstar, there are no geo-restrictions, so it is a great option for watching content including TV shows, movies, Zeeplex, LiveTV Zee5 Originals in English, Hindi, Telugu, Tamil, Marathi and lots more.
As you would expect from the reach of Google, YouTube has many Indian channels available. Although it comes from Google and YouTube, many are from illegal streaming sources.
Two of the main legal sources on Google and YouTube are:
- https://www.youtube.com/user/rajshri. Here there are many older Hindi movies from a well-known Bollywood production company on Google YouTube
- Shemaroo Movies: https://www.youtube.com/user/shemaroomovies/. Here you can find copyrighted movies which are available free on YouTube from Google.
Rivalling the best streaming sites, Voot is at the top for free Bollywood movies. It is home to a wide selection ranging from classics to new releases. Besides Hindi films, you can find Telugu, Kannad, Bengali, and English on offer.
You do have to watch ads, yet for high-quality movies, it is a small price. The site's easy to navigate and you can stream TV shows, short films, and a selection for children.
You can find a Voot app for Android and iOS and other devices.
To access many of these sites and many others you can find from a Google search, you do need a VPN.
Geo-restrictions face many of them are very similar to streaming services from other regions. Hotstar, for instance, gives anyone using a VPN to sign up for Disney Plus far cheaper than they can anywhere else. (Learn How to Watch the Mandalorian Online)
Besides this, ISP's are known to throttle streaming connections, and as many of these sites have Hollywood movies in full HD, you could find your connection slowing.
Using a VPN, you can watch a video, without your ISP knowing and thus throttling your connection.