THE BEST NON-TRADITIONAL INDIAN MOVIES

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1.
Game (2011)
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A wealthy man invites four people to his private island to blame three of them for his daughter's sudden death. The next morning, the wealthy man is found murdered. (135 mins.)
Director: Abhinay Deo
 
2.
London Paris New York (2012)
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Nikhil and Lalitha are two completely different individuals who are drawn to each other in spite of their differences -- or perhaps because of it. Follow their journey as they meet in London, Paris and New York for a night in each city. (100 mins.)
Director: Anu Menon
 
3.
Rockstar (2011)
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Janardhan Jakhar chases his dreams of becoming a big Rock star, during which he falls in love with Heer. (159 mins.)
Director: Imtiaz Ali
 
4.
Nenu Naa Rakshasi (2011)
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The journey of a girl who is interested in suicides and a boy who is interested in her. (140 mins.)
Director: Puri Jagannath
 
5.
Fox (2009)
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A disgraced lawyer-turned-author is arrested for multiple homicides. (145 mins.)
Director: Deepak Tijori
 
6.
Ladies vs. Ricky Bahl (2011)
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Three women hire a fourth to try and get even with a con-man. (140 mins.)
Director: Maneesh Sharma
 
7.
I Am (2010)
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Four traumatic and life-changing stories in various parts of modern secular India. (95 mins.)
Director: Onir
 
8.
7 Khoon Maaf (2011)
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Susanna's quest for love leads to a series of marriages, each ending in the mysterious death of her latest husband. (137 mins.)
Director: Vishal Bhardwaj
 
9.
Asambhav (2004)
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When the President of India is kidnapped by Kashmiri terrorists in Locarno, Switzerland, an Indian secret agent is sent to find him and set him free. With the help of an Indian singer he will make the "Impossible" to complete the mission. (139 mins.)
Director: Rajiv Rai
 
10.
Elaan (2005)
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Modern day secular India is held at ransom by international extortionist, Baba Sikiander and his brothers... (159 mins.)
Director: Vikram Bhatt
 
11.
The Last Lear (2007)
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An aging Shakespearean actor takes on one of the bard's most challenging roles. Based on Utpal Dutt's play "Aajker Shahjahan". (130 mins.)
Director: Rituparno Ghosh
 
12.
Ek Ajnabee (2005)
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Movie is a remake of the Hollywood movie Man on Fire (2004). Quite an effort to reproduce the movie with quite a different climax. (142 mins.)
Director: Apoorva Lakhia
 
13.
Shaurya: It Takes Courage to Make Right... Right (2008)
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A army lawyer goes out of his way to defend an army officer charged with the homicide of a decorated officer. (149 mins.)
Director: Samar Khan
 
14.
Anjaana Anjaani (2010)
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After numerous attempts at suicide fail, a couple decide to live it up, and then kill themselves on New Year's Day. (151 mins.)
Director: Siddharth Anand
 
15.
The Endless Wait (2009)
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A story about love, wait and loneliness. (120 mins.)
 
16.
Anuranan (2006)
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Rahul Chatterjee is a second-generation East Indian who lives in Birmingham, England, along with his wife... (113 mins.)
 
17.
Mr Perfect (2011)
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Vicky (Prabhas), an expert in gaming software, lives in Australia and never compromises in his life... (144 mins.)
Director: Dasaradh
 
18.
What's Your Raashee? (2009)
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A young man has only ten days to locate his soulmate as dictated by the stars, otherwise he could lose a fortune. He thus embarks on a journey through love, looking through twelve girls to find the one who fits his horoscope. (195 mins.)
 
19.
Aankhen (2002)
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Vijay Singh Rajput (Amitabh Bachchan) is a quirky manager of Vilasrao Jefferson Bank. He is extremely... (165 mins.)
 
20.
Force (2011)
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A vengeful drug-dealer/gangster targets and terrorizes an entire police unit and their families. (137 mins.)
Director: Nishikant Kamat
 
21.
Dum Maaro Dum (2011)
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A corrupt police officer is entrusted the task of apprehending drug-dealers. (128 mins.)
Director: Rohan Sippy
 
22.
Salaam Namaste (2005)
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Salaam Namaste is about two Indians who have left their houses to make a life on their own, and how they meet and how they tackle their own relationships and problems and overcome them themselves without their families. (158 mins.)
Director: Siddharth Anand
 
23.
Dostana (2008)
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Two straight guys pretend to be gay in order to secure a Miami apartment. When both of them fall for their roommate Neha, hilarity ensues as they strive to convince one and all that they're gay, secretly trying to win her heart. (145 mins.)
 
24.
Aashayein (2010)
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A man meets with assorted characters in a nursing home after being diagnosed with cancer. (120 mins.)
Director: Nagesh Kukunoor
 
25.
Dhoom (2004)
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With few clues to go on, a no-nonsense detective is tracking a gang of suave, motorbike-riding robbers who are sweeping through Mumbai. (129 mins.)
Director: Sanjay Gadhvi
 
26.
Dhoom 2 (2006)
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ACP Jai Dixit and his best friend Ali takes on an international thief known only as Mr. A. Will they be able to catch him? (152 mins.)
Director: Sanjay Gadhvi
 
27.
Yakeen (2005)
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The film begins with the recovery of Simar (Priyanka Chopra) and her husband Nikhil (Arjun Rampal) from a car accident... (116 mins.)
Director: Girish Dhamija
 
28.
Vaada (2005)
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A blind husband. An obsessed lover. And the missing body of a murdered wife...? (122 mins.)
Director: Satish Kaushik
 
29.
We Are Family (2010)
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A divorced mother of three children runs a happy household - until her former husband brings his new career-oriented girlfriend into the picture. (115 mins.)
 
30.
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.)
 
31.
Agent Vinod (2012)
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A series of seemingly unconnected events across the world leads to Agent Vinod undertaking a globe-trotting mission to discover why his colleague was murdered. (157 mins.)
Director: Sriram Raghavan
 
32.
Don 2 (2011)
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An international gangster turns himself in, then dramatically escapes - only to face treachery and betrayal. (148 mins.)
Director: Farhan Akhtar
 
33.
Housefull (2010)
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Believing himself to be jinxed, a man attempts to find true love, but instead gets caught in a web of lies. (144 mins.)
Director: Sajid Khan
 
34.
Kahaani (2012)
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A pregnant woman's search for her missing husband takes her from London to Kolkata, but everyone she questions denies having ever met her husband. (122 mins.)
Director: Sujoy Ghosh
 
35.
Rock On!! (2008)
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Four friends reunite to relive their moments of glory as a rock band. (145 mins.)
Director: Abhishek Kapoor
 
36.
Mausam (2011)
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A war, religious conflicts, and misunderstandings create obstacles for a couple of different faiths. (161 mins.)
Director: Pankaj Kapur
 
37.
Players (2012)
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Two thieves, a magician, a computer hacker, a wannabe actor and a explosives expert plan a robbery to fulfill the dream of Victor Braganza. Will they be successful or will destiny have something different for them? (163 mins.)
 
38.
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
 
39.
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.)
 
40.
Fashion (2008)
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A small-town girl finally realizes her dream of becoming a famous supermodel but soon finds out that there's a price for her glamorous new life. (167 mins.)