Favorite Bengali Movies

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1.
Herbert (2006)
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(142 mins.)
 
2.
Antaheen (2009)
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A story about love, waiting, and loneliness. (120 mins.)
 
3.
The Japanese Wife (2010)
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Pen pals decide to get married and carry-on a long-term relationship. (105 mins.)
Director: Aparna Sen
 
4.
Pather Panchali (1955)
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Impoverished priest Harihar Ray, dreaming of a better life for himself and his family, leaves his rural Bengal village in search of work. (125 mins.)
Director: Satyajit Ray
 
5.
The Golden Fortress (1974)
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A young boy becomes a target for crooks, after he claims to remember his past life and mentions precious jewels in a golden fortress. (120 mins.)
Director: Satyajit Ray
 
6.
Shadows of Time (2004)
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Ravi has settled in his dreary fate as indented boy-laborer in a textile plant outside Calcutta, making... (122 mins.)
 
7.
Shubho Mahurat (2003)
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An actress mysteriously dies after the "Shubho Mahurat," a celebration of the first shot of the film. A journalist and her perceptive aunt investigate. (150 mins.)
Director: Rituparno Ghosh
 
8.
Kaalbela (2009)
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The violence and upheaval of Calcutta in the 1970s is focalized through a young man coming to the city to study. (120 mins.)
Director: Goutam Ghose
 
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10.
Shob Charitro Kalponik (2009)
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Indraneel's sudden death averts a possible divorce, and takes Radhika on a fantastic inward journey... (135 mins.)
Director: Rituparno Ghosh
 
11.
Mahanagar@Kolkata (2010)
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The cinematographic idea of the film is 'PHOBIA' and 'VIGOR' in a contemporary Indian metropolis like Kolkata... (96 mins.)
 
12.
The First Monsoon Day (2002)
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A young girl's crush on a movie star has a chance of blossoming into love when the pair meet...but fate has a twist in store.
Director: Rituparno Ghosh
 
13.
Vacation Blues (2003)
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Director: Subrata Sen
 
14.
Chalo Let's Go (2008)
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This is a story about four friends, Hari, Shekhar, Ashim, and Sanjay. They studied at the same school... (142 mins.)
Director: Anjan Dutt
 
15.
Byomkesh Bakshi (2010)
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Byomkesh Bakshi is a Bengali Detective who is called upon for a spine-chilling case with his assistant cum friend Ajit. (136 mins.)
Director: Anjan Dutt
 
16.
The Stranger (1991)
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A well-off family is paid an unexpected, and rather unwanted, visit by a man claiming to be the woman's long-lost uncle... (120 mins.)
Director: Satyajit Ray
 
17.
Days and Nights in the Forest (1970)
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A group of Calcutta city slickers, including the well-off Asim (Soumitra Chatterjee), the meek Sanjoy (Subhendu Chatterjee) and the brutish Hari (Samit Bhanja), head out for a weekend in the wilderness. (115 mins.)
Director: Satyajit Ray
 
18.
The Adventures of Goopy and Bagha (1969)
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Goopy wants to sing, and Bagha wants to play the dhol. They meet accidentally and are helped by King of Ghosts... (132 mins.)
Director: Satyajit Ray
 
19.
Kalpurush (2005)
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A man struggles with his memories of his powerful father. (120 mins.)
 
20.
The Zoo (1967)
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Byomkesh Bakshi, a detective, is hired by a rich man to investigate the name of an actress appeared in a movie decades ago, who has eloped ever since. The case became complicated when the rich man is murdered by someone for that. (125 mins.)
Director: Satyajit Ray
 
21.
The Bong Connection (2006)
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The film is based on the lives of Bengali's across the world, especially on those settled abroad. It... (131 mins.)
Director: Anjan Dutt
 
22.
Ora Thakey Odharey (1954)
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The sweet and sour incidents between two neighbor families.
 
23.
Autograph (2010)
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The plot revolves around three lives - a superstar, a young director and a theatre actress - and how... (131 mins.)
Director: Srijit Mukherji
 
24.
Phatik Chand (1983)
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Mystery-drama about a botched kidnapping of a Calcutta schoolboy and his relationships and adventures. (103 mins.)
Director: Sandip Ray
 
25.
Abohomaan (2009)
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Abohomaan tells the story of Aniket, one of the finest filmmakers of Bengal in eastern India and the loves of his life... (122 mins.)
Director: Rituparno Ghosh
 
26.
Sharey Chuattar (1953)
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The owner of Annapurna boarding house facing an upcoming trouble for let in a girl in the boys hostel. (111 mins.)
Director: Nirmal Dey