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1.
3 Idiots (2009)
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Two friends are searching for their long lost companion. They revisit their college days and recall the memories of their friend who inspired them to think differently, even as the rest of the world called them "idiots". (170 mins.)
Director: Rajkumar Hirani
 
2.
Rang De Basanti (2006)
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The story of six young Indians who assist an English Woman to film a documentary on the extremist freedom fighters from their past, and the events that lead them to relive the long forgotten saga of freedom. (157 mins.)
 
3.
Taare Zameen Par (2007)
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An eight-year-old boy is thought to be lazy and a trouble-maker, until the new art teacher has the patience and compassion to discover the real problem behind his struggles in school. (165 mins.)
Director: Aamir Khan
 
4.
Dil Chahta Hai (2001)
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Three inseparable childhood friends are just out of college. Nothing comes between them - until they each fall in love, and their wildly different approaches to relationships creates tension. (183 mins.)
Director: Farhan Akhtar
 
5.
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.)
 
6.
Black (2005)
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The cathartic tale of a deaf, mute and blind girl, and her teacher who brings a ray of light into her world of BLACK. (122 mins.)
 
7.
Andaz Apna Apna (1994)
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Two slackers competing for the affections of an heiress, inadvertently become her protectors from an evil criminal. (160 mins.)
 
8.
Munna Bhai M.B.B.S. (2003)
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A gangster sets out to fulfill his father's dream of becoming a doctor. (156 mins.)
Director: Rajkumar Hirani
 
9.
A Wednesday (2008)
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A retiring police officer reminisces about the most astounding day of his career. About a case that was never filed but continues to haunt him in his memories - the case of a man and a Wednesday. (104 mins.)
Director: Neeraj Pandey
 
10.
Udaan (2010)
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Expelled from his school, a 16-year old boy returns home to his abusive and oppressive father. (134 mins.)
 
11.
Hera Pheri (2000)
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Three unemployed men find the answer to all their money problems when they recieve a call from a kidnapper. However, things do not go as planned... (156 mins.)
Director: Priyadarshan
 
12.
Company (2002)
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A small-time gangster named Chandu teams up with Malik, a low-level enforcer for a criminal syndicate. Together they eliminate all their enemies, becoming the most feared gangsters in Mumbai. (155 mins.)
Director: Ram Gopal Varma
 
13.
Khosla Ka Ghosla! (2006)
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A Delhi based retired middle class man tries half-heartedly to get his land back from a swindling property dealer with the help of his sons and their friends. (135 mins.)
 
14.
Sarfarosh (1999)
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After his brother is killed and father severly injured by terrorists, a young med student quits his studies to join the Indian Police Service to wipe out the terrorists. (174 mins.)
 
15.
Jo Jeeta Wohi Sikandar (1992)
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A rich brat and a poor chap try to woo a girl, with their rivalry culminating in the most prestigious college event - the marathon cycle race. (174 mins.)
Director: Mansoor Khan
 
16.
Nayakan (1987)
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The aging patriarch of an organized mafia dynasty looks out for a way to die with minimum pain and maximum repletion. (145 mins.)
Director: Mani Ratnam
 
17.
Satya (1998)
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A young man named Satya (J.D Chakravarthy) comes to Mumbai from South India in search of a job. Jailed for something he did not do... (170 mins.)
Director: Ram Gopal Varma
 
18.
Black Friday (2004)
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Black Friday is a film about the investigations following the 1993 serial Bombay bomb blasts, told through the different stories of the people involved --police, conspirators, victims, middlemen. (143 mins.)
Director: Anurag Kashyap
 
19.
Jaane Bhi Do Yaaro (1983)
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Two friends, attempting to start-up their own photo studio, come across shady dealings, corruption and murder, and must fight to bring the guilty to light. (132 mins.)
Director: Kundan Shah
 
20.
Anand (1971)
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The classic story of a terminally ill man who wishes to live life to the full before the inevitable occurs, as told by his best friend. (122 mins.)
 
21.
Anbe Sivam (2003)
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Nalla Sivam and Anbarasu meet under different circumstances and their lives are changed as they take the journey of their life. (160 mins.)
Director: Sundar C.
 
22.
Gol Maal (1979)
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Ramprasad is a recent college graduate who finds a job with a finicky man, Bhavani Shankar, who believes... (144 mins.)
 
23.
The Love Chariot (1987)
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A silent movie about an unemployed young man. (125 mins.)
 
24.
Chupke Chupke (1975)
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A newly wedded husband plays a practical joke on his wife's family with full support from his wife and friends. (127 mins.)
 
25.
My Father and My Son (2005)
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Sadik is one of the rebellious youth who has been politically active as a university student and became a left-wing journalist in the 70's... (108 mins.)
Director: Çagan Irmak
 
26.
The Bandit (1996)
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The epic adventures of the legendary Baran the Bandit following his release from prison. After serving 35 years... (128 mins.)
Director: Yavuz Turgul
 
27.
The Chaos Class (1975)
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Lazy, uneducated students share a very close bond. They live together in the dormitory, where they plan their latest pranks. When a new headmaster arrives, the students naturally try to overthrow him. A comic war of nitwits follows. (87 mins.)
Director: Ertem Egilmez
 
28.
The Chaos Class Failed the Class (1975)
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A young and beautiful female teacher starts working in an all boys high school. (91 mins.)
Director: Ertem Egilmez
 
29.
Tosun Pasa (1976)
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Late 19th century in Alexandria. Two traditionally rival Turkish families, "Seferoglu"s and "Tellioglu"s are competing for the "Green Valley"... (90 mins.)
Director: Kartal Tibet
 
30.
The Chaos Class Is Waking Up (1976)
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A kind and hardworking student joins to Hababam Sinifi (The Chaos Class) but they don't accept him as one of them and he becomes the target of all class' pranks. (94 mins.)
Director: Ertem Egilmez
 
31.
The Foster Brothers (1976)
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Shaban is Ramadan's best friend whom he met whilst serving as a marine in the Ottoman navy forces. But things get really complicated when Ramadan falls in love with Shaban's milk sister, Gulshen Sonofbubik. (80 mins.)
Director: Ertem Egilmez
 
32.
The Girl with the Red Scarf (1977)
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Story of a dilemma between a woman's love and her logic. Asya, a young girl with a strict mother, meets Ilyas who is a womanizer city man... (90 mins.)
Director: Atif Yilmaz
 
33.
Saban, Son of Saban (1977)
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The commander of the army constantly angered Husamettin'i Saban, after discharge to a friend instrumentalist health Ramazan begins... (90 mins.)
Director: Ertem Egilmez
 
34.
The Chaos Class Is on Vacation (1977)
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Hababam Sinifi (The Chaos Class) continue to their adventures. Now first female students of the school... (97 mins.)
Director: Ertem Egilmez
 
35.
Feyzo, the Polite One (1978)
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A feudal village in Southeastern Turkey in 1970's. A poor peasant, Feyzo returns from military service dreaming about getting married to Gülo... (83 mins.)
Director: Atif Yilmaz
 
36.
The Broken Landlord (1985)
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The landowner (Agha) of the Haraptar village marries off his old father with the young and beautiful Kiraz... (101 mins.)
Director: Nesli Colgecen
 
37.
Everything's Gonna Be Great (1998)
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When Altan swipes prescription drugs from his brother Nuri's pharmacy, they soon find themselves on... (107 mins.)
Director: Ömer Vargi
 
38.
On Board (1998)
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The sailors who were duped by woman sellers, want to steal their capitals to retaliate from them. There are four men and one woman in a ruined boat... (102 mins.)
Director: Serdar Akar
 
39.
Mr. Muhsin (1987)
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An ingenuous countryman Ali Nazik migrates to Istanbul and meets producer Muhsin Kanadikirik to have his first album. (119 mins.)
Director: Yavuz Turgul
 
40.
Innocence (1997)
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Yusuf is released from prison after serving a ten-year sentence. He is scared of life outside as he goes to an address given to him by another prisoner. (110 mins.)
Director: Zeki Demirkubuz
 
41.
Abbas in Flower (1982)
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Abbas is the assistant of Sakir who is a rogue guy, and Abbas has a dream which is to buy a minibus for his own. (87 mins.)
Director: Sinan Çetin
 
42.
Davaro: Son Eskiya (1981)
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Memo returns from Germany to get married with his love but his fathers killer Sulo is being released from jail... (94 mins.)
Director: Kartal Tibet
 
43.
The King of the Street Cleaners (1977)
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Going through his daily routine in a stereotypical neighborhood, a street cleaner falls in love with a charwoman. Unfortunately for him, so does his superior officer. (80 mins.)
Director: Zeki Ökten
 
44.
Happy Days (1978)
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A mid-aged couple with 6 kids who are running a pickle shop gets divorced with 3 kids each. The family members find each other years later with a funny story. (92 mins.)
Director: Orhan Aksoy
 
45.
My Dear Brother (1973)
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Two poor men try to find a television as a last wish for the terminally ill brother of one of them. (92 mins.)
Director: Ertem Egilmez
 
46.
Don't Let Them Shoot the Kite (1989)
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Baris, a 5 year-old little boy, has to stay in a prison with her mother during her detention period. Baris develops a special relationship with Inci, a young woman who also stays in prison. She promises him that the kite will fly someday. (100 mins.)
Director: Tunç Basaran
 
47.
From the Village to the City (1974)
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The sequel of The Stupid Millionaire (1974), the fun continues this time in Ankara, after the 4 brothers find the heritage from their father which is a box-ful of gold. (77 mins.)
Director: Ertem Egilmez
 
48.
King of the Doormen (1976)
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A janitor/doorman and his family who came to "big city" Istanbul, with the hope to live a better life... (84 mins.)
Director: Zeki Ökten
 
49.
Ivan Vasilievich: Back to the Future (1973)
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Shurik Timofeev builds a working model of a time machine. By accident, Ivan Bunsha, an apartment complex manager... (93 mins.)
Director: Leonid Gayday
 
50.
Operation 'Y' & Other Shurik's Adventures (1965)
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The movie consists of 3 short movies, each about Shurik - a nerdy student.. 1. "Naparnik" ("Partner")... (95 mins.)
Director: Leonid Gayday
 
51.
Gentlemen of Fortune (1971)
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A kindergarten director Troshkin is a dead ringer for a criminal nicknamed "Docent" who stole the priceless... (88 mins.)
Director: Aleksandr Seryj
 
52.
Office Romance (1977)
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Anatoli Yefremovich Novoseltsev works in a statistics institution, whose director is an unattractive and bossy woman... (159 mins.)
Director: Eldar Ryazanov
 
53.
White Sun of the Desert (1970)
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At the end of the Russian Civil War, Red Army soldier Fyodor Sukhov is ordered to guard the harem of a Caspian Sea guerrilla leader. (84 mins.)
Director: Vladimir Motyl
 
54.
Twelve Chairs (1971)
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A former aristocrat Ippolit Vorobyaninov leads a miserable life in Soviet Russia. His mother-in-law reveals a secret to him... (161 mins.)
Director: Leonid Gayday
 
55.
Mimino (1977)
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Pilot Mimino works at small local airlines in Georgia, flying helicopters between small villages. He... (91 mins.)
 
56.
Watch Out for the Automobile (1966)
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The hero of the film is an insurance agent who is also a car thief. He steals cars only from various crooks and never from the good people... (94 mins.)
Director: Eldar Ryazanov
 
57.
Philanthropy (2002)
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Ovidiu, a high-school teacher looking for an extra buck, finds an unexpected way to earn easy money. (110 mins.)
Director: Nae Caranfil
 
58.
Michael the Brave (1970)
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At the end of the 16th century Wallachian ruler Prince Michael the Brave overcame the adversity of the Ottoman and Austrian Empires to unite Wallachia, Moldavia and Transylvania into one country. (203 mins.)
 
59.
The Moromete Family (1987)
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Story of a family. Problems, marriage, taxes, revenge, friendship, army, life and much more... (142 mins.)
Director: Stere Gulea
 
60.
Uncle Marin, the Billionaire (1979)
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A Romanian peasant, visiting a friend who is working at a hotel on the Black Sea Riviera, is mistaken for a look-alike rich American businessman. (88 mins.)
 
61.
The Marathon Family (1982)
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The Topalovic family has been in the burial business for generations. When the old (150 yrs old) Pantelija dies... (92 mins.)
Director: Slobodan Sijan
 
62.
Balkan Spy (1984)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.0/10 X  
Ilija Cvorovic, a reformed former Stalinist who spent several years in a prison as a political prisoner... (95 mins.)
 
63.
We Are Not Angels (1992)
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Angel and the devil fight for the soul of a Belgrade playboy who made a young girl pregnant. (98 mins.)
 
64.
Barking at the Stars (1998)
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Comedy about teachers and students at a high school in a small provincial town. Mihailo tries to win the heart of a girl his brother is also chasing. (95 mins.)
Director: Zdravko Sotra
 
65.
Montevideo: Taste of a Dream (2010)
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A story about one team that decides to follow a dream that takes them on a journey to the First World Football Championship in Montevideo, Uruguay in 1930. A dream that allows them to become true stars and living legends. (140 mins.)
 
66.
Day of the Wacko (2002)
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24 hours in the bitter life of a frustrated divorced teacher who stays in the vicious circle of his numerous obsessions. (93 mins.)
Director: Marek Koterski
 
67.
Teddy Bear (1981)
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The main character is the manager of a sport club, nicknamed "Teddy Bear" by his friends and acquaintances... (111 mins.)
 
68.
A Trip Down the River (1970)
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A stowaway on a cruise ship is mistaken for an entertainment director. (65 mins.)
Director: Marek Piwowski
 
69.
The Class (2007)
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An average guy of an Estonian high-school decides to defend his bullied classmate. This starts war between him and the informal leader of the class. As teenagers' honour is a touchy thing, everything ends in bloodshed. (99 mins.)
Director: Ilmar Raag
 
70.
The Winter War (1989)
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Set during World War 2. After Nazi Germany invaded Poland in September 1939, Russia attacked Finland in November 1939... (199 mins.)
Director: Pekka Parikka
 
71.
Cat City (1986)
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In the year 80 AMM (After Mickey Mouse) on planet X the crime-syndicated Cats try to erase the Mouse-population once and for all... (96 mins.)
 
72.
The World is Big and Salvation Lurks Around the Corner (2008)
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The story of Alex, who, with the help of his charismatic grandfather, Bai Dan, embarks on a journey in search of his real self. (105 mins.)
 
73.
A Dog's Will (2000)
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The lively João Grilo and the sly Chicó are poor guys living in the hinterland who cheat a bunch of people in a small Northeast Brazil town... (104 mins.)
Director: Guel Arraes
 
74.
Cosy Dens (1999)
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Two families, Sebkovi and Krausovi, are celebrating christmas, but not everyone is in a good mood. Teenage kids think their fathers are totaly stupid... (115 mins.)
Director: Jan Hrebejk
 
75.
Waiting for the Hearse (1985)
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Each member of this family tries to endorse someone else to care for the old Mother. (94 mins.)
Director: Alejandro Doria
 
76.
The Lizard (2004)
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A recently jailed petty thief disguises as a religious and succeeds in escaping; but has to stay in a religious' role more than he expected to. (115 mins.)
Director: Kamal Tabrizi
 
77.
The Goat Horn (1972)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  
The film sends us to the 17th century when Bulgaria was a part of the Ottoman Empire. Four hoodlums break into the house of the shepherd Karaivan... (105 mins.)
Director: Metodi Andonov