Most Popular Titles With Shabana Azmi
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1. The Reluctant Fundamentalist (2012)
R | 130 min | Thriller
A young Pakistani man is chasing corporate success on Wall Street. He finds himself embroiled in a conflict between his American Dream, a hostage crisis, and the enduring call of his family's homeland.
2. Midnight's Children (2012)
146 min | Drama
A pair of children, born within moments of India gaining independence from Britain, grow up in the country that is nothing like their parent's generation.
3. 24: India Version (2013– )
60 min | Action, Drama, Thriller | Active
This thriller series focuses on an anti-terrorist unit agent named Jai Singh Rathod who has twenty-four hours to save the country from a major terrorist attack.
4. Matru ki Bijlee ka Mandola (2013)
Not Rated | 151 min | Comedy, Drama
Harry is an industrialist who loves his daughter Bijlee, and the bond they share with Harry's man friday, Matru. Bijlee's plan to wed the son of a politician, however, brings twists and turns in the lives of Matru, Bijlee and Mandola.
5. Om Shanti Om (2007)
PG-13 | 162 min | Action, Comedy, Drama
In the 1970s, Om, an aspiring actor, is murdered, but is immediately reincarnated into the present day. He attempts to discover the mystery of his demise and find Shanti, the love of his previous life.
6. Son of the Pink Panther (1993)
PG | 93 min | Comedy
Charles Dreyfus encounters Jacques Gambrelli, who reminds him painfully of Inspector Clouseau, the man who drove him insane. With good reason: Gambrelli is Clouseau's son.
7. Koffee with Karan (2004– )
60 min | Comedy, Talk-Show
The celebrity couples that were on the show are as followed: Shahrukh Khan and Kajol Rani Mukherjee and Kareena Kapoor Preity Zinta and Saif Ali Khan Aishwarya Rai and Sanjay Leela Bhansali... See full summary »
8. City of Joy (1992)
PG-13 | 132 min | Drama
Hazari Pal lives in a small village in Bihar, India, with his dad, mom, wife, Kamla, daughter, Amrita, and two sons, Shambhu and Manooj. As the Pal are unable to repay the loan they had ... See full summary »
9. It's a Wonderful Afterlife (2010)
PG-13 | 100 min | Comedy, Drama, Horror
A comedy centered on an Indian mother who takes her obsession with marriage into the world of serial murder.
11. Earth (1998)
Unrated | 110 min | Drama, Romance, War
It's 1947 and the borderlines between India and Pakistan are being drawn. A young girl bears witnesses to tragedy as her ayah is caught between the love of two men and the rising tide of political and religious violence.
12. Fire (1996)
Unrated | 104 min | Drama, Romance
Ashok runs a family business that sells takeout food that also has a video rental store at the side. Ashok's extended family includes his wife Radha, his brother Jatin, their ailing mother ... See full summary »
13. Love Breakups Zindagi (2011)
Comedy, Drama, Romance
A couple and many of their friends experience changes and challenges in their respective lives after attending a wedding.
14. Mandi (1983)
167 min | Comedy, Drama
This classic film is based on a classic Urdu short story 'Aanandi' by Pakistani writer Ghulam Abbas. It deals with a brothel at the heart of a city, in an area that some politicians want ... See full summary »
15. Ek Hi Bhool (1981)
144 min | Drama, Family, Romance
Sadhana (Rekha) and Ramkumar (Jeetendra) are a married couple. Their marriage gets into troubled waters when Sadhana starts to suspect that Ramkumar is having an affair. Sadhana does not ... See full summary »
16. Night's End (1975)
140 min | Drama, Crime
Vishwam (Naseeruddin Shah) is the youngest son of the powerful, and influential village Zamindar (Amrish Puri). The Zamindar will not hesitate to do anything for the welfare and protection ... See full summary »
17. Main Azaad Hoon (1989)
A newspaper reporter exploits an ordinary man for few rupees to pose as a man who is fighting against the corrupt politicians and prints imaginary stories in his name to improve the ... See full summary »
19. Honeymoon Travels Pvt. Ltd. (2007)
Comedy, Drama, Romance
Six newly-married, diverse, honeymooning couples face marital bliss and discord, finding out more about themselves, their significant others and life in this happy-go-lucky, quirky drama.
20. Fakira (1976)
Young brothers Vijay and Ajay watch helplessly as their shanty house burns down with their father and ailing mother unable to escape from the flames. Vijay and Ajay are subsequently ... See full summary »
21. Dus Kahaniyaan (2007)
Adventure, Crime, Drama
After five years of being married to wealthy executive Rahul Sarin, Pooja has a secret and intimate affair with Lt. Col. Aditya Singh every Thursday, on the pretext of visiting an ailing ... See full summary »
Writers: Sanjay Gupta, S. Farhan, Hansal Mehta, Virag Mishra, Kartar Singh Duggal, Meghna Gulzar, Sudipto Chattopadhyay, Javed Siddiqui, Rajiv Gopalkrishnan, Kamlesh Pandey, Shivani Tibrewala, Gulzar | Directors: Jasmeet Dhodhi, Meghna Gulzar, Sanjay Gupta, Apoorva Lakhia, Hansal Mehta, Rohit Roy | Stars: Arbaaz Khan, Mandira Bedi, Sudhanshu Pandey, Jimmy Shergill
23. Amar Akbar Anthony (1977)
184 min | Action, Comedy, Drama
Three brothers are separated and united after many years - one is brought up a Hindu, another a Muslim and the last (and most memorable) a Christian. Hilarity and adventure ensues.
24. Gaja Gamini (2000)
122 min | Drama, Fantasy
Gaja Gamini, the embodiment of the Indian spirit, inspires artists of all kinds, interacts with and influences the West, and exists through the ages.
25. Madame Sousatzka (1988)
PG-13 | 122 min | Drama, Music
Bengali Sushila Sen and her son, Manek, relocate from India to London after Sushila's relationship with her husband fails. Sushila struggles with everyday living. A child piano prodigy, ... See full summary »
26. Shart (1986)
Drama, Mystery, Thriller
The city is rocked by a series of brutal murders. All the victims are women of lose character or prostitutes, and all have been brutally slain. Inspector Arjun Dutt is assigned this case, ... See full summary »
27. Arth (1982)
138 min | Drama, Romance
A film-maker who is having an extra-marital affair with an actress decides to leave his wife. Arth is the story of this women's search for her identity.
29. The Bengali Night (1988)
153 min | Drama
Hugh Grant stars as a British engineer who becomes entangled in a forbidden romance with his Indian employer's eldest daughter. As their passion ignites, the East-meets-West clash of ... See full summary »
30. Jwalamukhi (1980)
Action, Romance, Drama
Abandoned by his biological mother at the time of his birth, Rajesh is brought up by Rai saheb, who also has a son of his own, Vikram. Years later, Rajesh has grown up to be a police ... See full summary »
31. Avtaar (1983)
Avtaar Krishen lives a poor lifestyle with his wife, Radha, and two sons, Ramesh and Chander. He works in a factory and toils hard so that his sons can get the necessary education, and live... See full summary »
32. In Custody (1994)
PG | 126 min | Comedy, Drama
An editor asks Deven, a teacher who loves Urdu poetry, to interview poet Nur Shahjehanabadi, an aging whale of a man. Deven goes to Bhopal from Mirpur to meet Nur, of whom he is in awe. He ... See full summary »
33. Dahek: A Burning Passion (1999)
155 min | Romance, Thriller
Neelima Bakshi is a girl who belongs to a conservative Muslim family from Bombay. At the post office, she meets a boy named Sameer 'Prince' Roshan and it is love at first sight. The bond ... See full summary »
34. Mardon Wali Baat (1988)
Adventure, Action, Comedy
Dacoit Sunder Singh kills a brave police officer, Shefali's husband. To avenge his death, Shefali secretly hires two mercenaries. Typical Hindi action flick, with comedy, fights, songs, and emotions thrown in.
35. Side Streets (1998)
116 min | Comedy
Staten Island Cab-driver, Bipin Raj, picks up a passenger, mistakes her for a movie star, but tells her that his brother, Vikram Raj, is a very well-known Bollywood mega-star with millions ... See full summary »
37. Junoon (1979)
Set during the 1857 War of Independence, an obsessed Indian Nawab desires to wed a young Anglo-Indian woman, but the girl's obstinate mother stands between them.
38. Khamosh (1985)
Thriller about mysterious murders that take place on a film location. Which of the crew is guilty? Or is it someone from outside? Keeps you guessing till the end. No song and dance numbers ... See full summary »
39. The Web of the Witch (2002)
90 min | Fantasy
In a small North Indian village, Legend has it that a 100 years-old witch lives in an abandoned mansion on the village outskirts, and any person who goes inside is turned into an animal. In... See full summary »
40. Parvarish (1977)
Action, Crime, Drama
A policeman adopts the son of a bandit. A misunderstanding leads the officer's own biological son to believe he is the bandit's son and he takes up a secret life of crime; meanwhile, the adopted son becomes an officer of the law.
41. Loins of Punjab Presents (2007)
88 min | Comedy, Music
A ruthless philantrophist. A bhangra rapper. An over-protected prodigy. A reckless actress. A lovelorn businessman. An entrepreneurial yogi. And a Loin King. Enter a roller-coaster world of... See full summary »
42. Umrao Jaan (2006)
188 min | Drama, Romance
J.P. Dutta's adaption of the Urdu novel "Umrao Jan Ada" by Mirza Haadi Ruswa (1905).
43. Godmother (1999)
150 min | Crime, Drama, Musical
When an imminent drought threatens to ruin their crop, Rambhi and her husband Veeru move from their village to the city. Through threat, violence and blackmail, Veeru makes a career as a ... See full summary »
44. The Chess Players (1977)
Not Rated | 129 min | Comedy, Drama, History
Wazed Ali Shah is the ruler of one of the last independent kingdoms of India. The British, intent on controlling this rich country, have sent general Outram on a secret mission to clear the... See full summary »
45. Rakhwala (1989)
A little girl comes from her village to Bombay to find her father. She meets Vikram a kind hearted person who could help her. But Vikram is helpless as she doesn't know her father's name nor has his photograph.
46. Disha (1990)
135 min | Comedy, Drama, Musical
The Sarpat family, who live in Bhukari, consist of Parsaram, who has been involved in digging a well for the past over 12 years and is now called 'Pagal Parsa'; his brother, Soma, who gets ... See full summary »
47. Hari-Bhari: Fertility (2000)
134 min | Drama, Family
Ghazala (Shabana Azmi) has been married to Munirmiya (Srivallabh Vyas) for several years, and has given birth to a daughter, Salma (Rajeshwari Sachdev) Munir is unhappy that Ghazala has ... See full summary »
48. Ankur (1974)
131 min | Drama
Laxmi lives a poor lifestyle in a small village in India along with her husband, Kishtaya, who is a deaf-mute. Both husband and wife work for the wealthy landlord. The landlord's son, Surya... See full summary »
49. Hum Paanch (1980)
163 min | Action, Drama, Family
Tyrannical and wealthy Veer Pratap Singh, rules over a small town - ruthlessly. Whoever opposes him is crushed. He is attracted to women, and has a lengthy affair with Soundariya, and even ... See full summary »