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1.
Gunga Din (1939)
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In 19th century India, three British soldiers and a native waterbearer must stop a secret mass revival of the murderous Thuggee cult before it can rampage across the land. (117 mins.)
Director: George Stevens
 
2.
Bhowani Junction (1956)
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Anglo-Indian Victoria Jones seeks her true identity amid the chaos of the British withdrawal from India. (110 mins.)
Director: George Cukor
 
3.
A Passage to India (1984)
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Cultural mistrust and false accusations doom a friendship in British colonial India between an Indian doctor, an Englishwoman engaged to marry a city magistrate, and an English educator. (164 mins.)
Director: David Lean
 
4.
Junoon (1979)
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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. (141 mins.)
Director: Shyam Benegal
 
5.
The Rising: Ballad of Mangal Pandey (2005)
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Based on the life and times of Mangal Pandey, 1857: The Rising is a film about the leader of the 1857 mutiny and his fight against the British rule. (150 mins.)
Director: Ketan Mehta
 
6.
Gandhi (1982)
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Gandhi's character is fully explained as a man of nonviolence. Through his patience, he is able to drive the British out of the subcontinent. And the stubborn nature of Jinnah and his commitment towards Pakistan is portrayed. (191 mins.)
 
7.
Marigold (2007)
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Ali Larter plays an American actress who becomes immersed in the Bollywood film world. (110 mins.)
Director: Willard Carroll
 
8.
Harold & Kumar Go to White Castle (2004)
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An Asian-American office worker and his Indian stoner friend embark on a quest to satisfy their desire for White Castle burgers. (88 mins.)
Director: Danny Leiner
 
9.
Harold & Kumar Escape from Guantanamo Bay (2008)
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The morning they return from their White Castle road trip, Harold and Kumar decide to go to Amsterdam... (104 mins.)
 
10.
The Namesake (2006)
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American-born Gogol, the son of Indian immigrants, wants to fit in among his fellow New Yorkers, despite his family's unwillingness to let go of their traditional ways. (122 mins.)
Director: Mira Nair
 
11.
Lagaan: Once Upon a Time in India (2001)
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The people of a small village in Victorian India stake their future on a game of cricket against their ruthless British rulers. (224 mins.)
 
12.
Slumdog Millionaire (2008)
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A Mumbai teen reflects on his upbringing in the slums when he is accused of cheating on the Indian Version of "Who Wants to be a Millionaire?" (120 mins.)
“ 1st crossover Hollywood movie to win 8 Oscars including best picture and best director - 'Danny Boyle' ” - samratnigam
 
13.
My Faraway Bride (2006)
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My Bollywood Bride tells the story of Alex, a copy-writer dreaming of being an adventure novelist someday... (95 mins.)
 
14.
Outsourced (2006)
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After his entire department is outsourced, an American novelty products salesman (Hamilton) heads to India to train his replacement. (103 mins.)
Director: John Jeffcoat
 
15.
Shakespeare-Wallah (1965)
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The story of a family troupe of English actors in India. They travel around the towns and villages giving performances of Shakespearean plays... (120 mins.)
Director: James Ivory
 
16.
Swades (2004)
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A successful Indian scientist returns to an Indian village to take his nanny to America with him and in the process rediscovers his roots. (210 mins.)
 
17.
Before the Rains (2007)
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A English spice baron settles in South India during the waning years of the Raj. (98 mins.)
Director: Santosh Sivan
 
18.
The Deceivers (1988)
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Fact-based account of a secret society of murderers, and of the man who exposed them in British India 1825. (102 mins.)
Director: Nicholas Meyer
 
19.
Patiala House (2011)
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a victim of British racial violence and profiling prevents his son from playing cricket. (140 mins.)
Director: Nikhil Advani
 
20.
I Proud to Be an Indian (2004)
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I is an Indian. He travels to London for a family wedding and finds his family live in fear of the terrorism by National Front Skinheads and finds he has to become involved which escalates the situation. (129 mins.)
Director: Puneet Sira
 
21.
Veer (2010)
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Circa 1920 British India, Pindari leader, Prithvi Singh, narrates his story to a Report from London... (169 mins.)
Director: Anil Sharma
 
22.
New York (2009)
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It's story about three students studying at the New York State University whose lives are changed by 9/11 and its aftermath. (153 mins.)
Director: Kabir Khan
 
23.
My Name Is Khan (2010)
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An Indian Muslim man with Asperger's syndrome takes a challenge to speak to the President seriously, and embarks on a cross-country journey. (165 mins.)
Director: Karan Johar
 
24.
Kurbaan (2009)
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A woman finds that her neighbors are terrorists, and her husband is not who he claims to be. (161 mins.)
Director: Rensil D'Silva
 
25.
Bride & Prejudice (2004)
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Jane Austen's Pride and Prejudice gets a Bollywood treatment. (122 mins.)
Director: Gurinder Chadha
 
26.
The Mistress of Spices (2005)
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In India, Tilo has the ability of foreseeing the future. When their parents are killed by bandits, she... (92 mins.)
 
27.
Provoked: A True Story (2006)
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It's the true story of a Punjabi woman named Kiranjit Ahluwalia who leaves India to marry a London-based guy, only to be badly abused. She ends up in prison for murdering her abusive husband. (113 mins.)
Director: Jag Mundhra
 
28.
The Guru (2002)
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Bored with Bollywood movies but fascinated with their Hollywood counterparts from his youth, Ram dreams to become a singer and actor in America... (94 mins.)
 
29.
Bollywood/Hollywood (2002)
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After Rahul's white pop-star fiancée dies in a bizarre levitation accident his mother insists he find another girl as soon as possible... (105 mins.)
Director: Deepa Mehta
 
30.
The Perfect Murder (1988)
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Police Inspector Ghote lives a middle-class life in Bombay along with his wife, Pratima. He has been employed with the Bombay Police for many years... (93 mins.)
Director: Zafar Hai
 
31.
The Beast of War (1988)
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During the war in Afghanistan a Soviet tank crew commanded by a tyrannical officer find themselves lost... (111 mins.)
Director: Kevin Reynolds
“ in few scenes Kabir Bedi (the bollywood actor) has given performance as a Afghan mujahideen fighter injured in combat but motivating his fellow fighters to capture the Soviet tank ” - samratnigam
 
32.
Bombay Talkie (1970)
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Lucia Lane, an English writer by way of the US, arrives in Bombay to watch the filming of one of her novels... (112 mins.)
Director: James Ivory
 
33.
Van Wilder 2: The Rise of Taj (2006)
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Taj Mahal Badalandabad leaves Coolidge College behind for the halls of Camford University in England, where he looks to continue his education, and teach an uptight student how to make the most out of her academic career. (97 mins.)
Director: Mort Nathan
 
34.
West Is West (2010)
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An immigrant father decides to take his truant son back to the old country. (103 mins.)
Director: Andy De Emmony
 
35.
East Is East (1999)
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In early 1970s England, a Pakistani father finds the authority he has previously maintained challenged by his increasingly Anglicized children. (96 mins.)
 
36.
West Is West (1987)
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(80 mins.)
Director: David Rathod
 
37.
The Myth (2005)
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Archeologist Jack keeps having reoccurring dreams of a past life, where he is the great General Meng Yi, whom is sworn to protect a Korean Princess named OK-soo. Jack decides to go investigate everything with his friend William. (122 mins.)
Director: Stanley Tong
 
38.
Octopussy (1983)
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A fake Fabergé egg and a fellow agent's death lead James Bond to uncover an international jewel-smuggling operation, headed by the mysterious Octopussy, being used to disguise a nuclear attack on N.A.T.O. forces. (131 mins.)
Director: John Glen
 
39.
Kites (2010)
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A wounded man searches for his sweetheart in the Mexican desert while on the run from the police, bounty hunters, and others. (123 mins.)
Director: Anurag Basu
 
40.
Kabul Express (2006)
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The attention of the world is focused, after the terrorist attacks in U.S.A. of 11Sep01, on Afghanistan... (105 mins.)
Director: Kabir Khan
 
41.
Lucky: No Time for Love (2005)
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Mr. Sekhri is the Indian Ambassador in Russia, and his Chief Assistant is Mr. Negi. Sekhri is widowed with a son named Aditya... (180 mins.)
 
42.
I Can't Think Straight (2008)
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A 2008 romance film adapted from a same name novel about a London-based Jordanian of Palestinian descent... (82 mins.)
Director: Shamim Sarif
 
43.
Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose: The Forgotten Hero (2005)
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The film, which is about the last five years of the Indian leader Subhas Chandra Bose's life, also includes his life's story in flashback sequences. However, it does not cover the controversy surrounding Bose's death. (208 mins.)
Director: Shyam Benegal
 
44.
Kaminey (2009)
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The desperate lives of two estranged twin brothers converge over missing drugs, politics, racial prejudice, corrupt cops and an unplanned pregnancy. (130 mins.)
Director: Vishal Bhardwaj
 
45.
Bend It Like Beckham (2002)
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The daughter of orthodox Sikh rebels against her parents' traditionalism and joins a football team (soccer in America). (112 mins.)
Director: Gurinder Chadha
 
46.
Dhan Dhana Dhan Goal (2007)
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Jaidev and Kavita Bhasin live a middle-classed lifestyle in Southall, England, along with their son... (167 mins.)
Director: Vivek Agnihotri
 
47.
Chopratown (2005 TV Movie)
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Vic Chopra (Sanjeev Bhaskar) investigates Ali Ergun (Omid Djalili) a shady Turkish bakery owner. During his investigation he falls foul of Asian wide boy Ash Desai (Manish Patel) and added to this is the mystery of a missing cow! (60 mins.)
Director: Sean Grundy
 
48.
The Pool (2007)
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A boy in abject poverty works in a hotel and becomes obsessed with a swimming pool in the opulent hills of Panjim, Goa, India. His life gets turned upside-down when he attempts to meet the mysterious family who lives at the house. (98 mins.)
Director: Chris Smith
 
49.
1 a Minute (2010 Documentary)
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The film chronicles the diagnosis and treatment of a breast cancer survivor, interspersed with personal tales from famous international celebrities who are also survivors, or affected closely by cancer. (90 mins.)
 
50.
American Chai (2001)
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Sureel is a first generation Indian American college graduating senior music major who's controlling father still believes that he is pre-med... (92 mins.)
Director: Anurag Mehta
 
51.
American Desi (2001)
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College freshman Krishna Reddy, who has never cared for his Indian-American cultural heritage, looks... (100 mins.)
 
52.
Americanizing Shelley (2007)
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A wannabe Hollywood player sets out to Americanize an Indian girl from the Himalayas. (90 mins.)
Director: Lorraine Senna
 
53.
Chutney Popcorn (1999)
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Reena is a young Indian American lesbian who lives and works in New York. Her sister Sarita, who is happily married... (92 mins.)
Director: Nisha Ganatra
 
54.
Cosmopolitan (2003 TV Movie)
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The story of an East Indian immigrant who turns to pop culture as he tries to reinvent his life and woo the girl next door. (53 mins.)
Director: Nisha Ganatra
 
55.
Where's the Party Yaar? (2003)
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Harish Kumar Patel lives with his mom and dad in Valsad, Gujarat, India, where he is studying Electronic Engineering... (110 mins.)
Director: Benny Mathews
“ aka - DUDE WHERE'S THE PARTY ” - samratnigam
 
56.
Flavors (2003)
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Flavors tells the stories of 13 different main characters in 5 parallel story lines. (118 mins.)
“ Flavors is a 2004 romantic comedy film concerning Indian immigrants in America. It was written and directed by Raj Nidimoru and Krishna DK and is their second collaboration after Shaadi.com (2001). ” - samratnigam
 
57.
Mississippi Masala (1991)
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An Indian family is expelled from Uganda when Idi Amin takes power. They move to Mississippi and time passes... (118 mins.)
Director: Mira Nair
 
58.
Anita & Me (2002)
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Meena, a 12-year-old living in a mining village in the English Midlands in 1972, is the daughter of... (89 mins.)
Director: Metin Hüseyin
 
59.
Bhaji on the Beach (1993)
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A group of women of Indian descent take a trip together from their home in Birmingham, England to the beach resort of Blackpool... (101 mins.)
Director: Gurinder Chadha
 
60.
Electric Moon (1992)
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Director: Pradip Krishen
 
61.
Hullabaloo Over Georgie and Bonnie's Pictures (1978 TV Movie)
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(85 mins.)
Director: James Ivory
 
62.
The Jewel in the Crown (1984 Mini-Series)
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The British Raj: though their position seems secure, thoughtful English men and women know that "their" time in India is coming to an end... (778 mins.)
 
63.
My Son the Fanatic (1997)
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Pakistani taxi-driver Parvez and prostitute Bettina find themselves trapped in the middle when Islamic fundamentalists decide to clean up their local town. (87 mins.)
Director: Udayan Prasad
 
64.
Sammy and Rosie Get Laid (1987)
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Sammy and Rosie are an unconventional middle-class London married couple. They live in the midst of inner-city chaos... (101 mins.)
Director: Stephen Frears
 
65.
Such a Long Journey (1998)
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Circa 1971, Gustad Noble lives in a one bedroom hall rented apartment in Byculla, Bombay. He travels... (113 mins.)
 
66.
The Jungle Book (1967)
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Bagheera the Panther and Baloo the Bear have a difficult time trying to convince a boy to leave the jungle for human civilization. (78 mins.)
 
67.
Adventures of Mowgli (1973)
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See Mowgli now! Mowgli will inspire young, artistic and musically minded audiences everywhere with it's original score, fantastic animal costumes, and lively ballet...and of course, the incomparably inspiring Alexander Prior. (90 mins.)
Director: R. Davidov
 
68.
The Jungle Book 2 (2003)
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Mowgli, missing the jungle and his old friends, runs away from the man village unaware of the danger he's in by going back to the wild. (72 mins.)
Director: Steve Trenbirth
 
69.
The Jungle Book (1994)
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Rudyard Kipling's classic tale of Mowgli, the orphaned jungle boy raised by wolves, and how he becomes king of the jungle. (111 mins.)
Director: Stephen Sommers
 
70.
The Jungle Book (2010 TV Series)
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(11 mins.)
 
71.
Kama Sutra: A Tale of Love (1996)
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Two girlhood friends become sexual rivals at maturity. (117 mins.)
Director: Mira Nair
 
72.
Breakaway (2011)
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An ethnic Canadian hockey player struggles against traditional family values and discrimination from mainstream hockey players. (101 mins.)
“ aka 'SPEEDY SINGH'S' ” - samratnigam