Top 25 Hindi Films (in terms of music)

The unique thing about hindi cinema is that it contains songs (at least the mainstream), there is no separate genre like 'musical'. This is not a list of my favorite hindi films. This is a list of favorite films in terms of the songs that were there...
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1.
Pyaasa (1957)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
A talented but indigent poet Vijay struggles for love and recognition in this selfish world. (146 mins.)
Director: Guru Dutt
“ Composer: S. D. Burman ” - santishere
 
2.
Anarkali (1953)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Shahenshah Jalaudin Akbar is the grandson of Babbar, and the son of Humayun. He is known to have ruled over Hindustan with a humane and just heart... (175 mins.)
“ Composer: C. Ramchandra ” - santishere
 
3.
Nagin (1954)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
Lovers from two warring snake-charming tribes face life-threatening challenges. (139 mins.)
“ Composer: Hemant Kumar ” - santishere
 
4.
Mughal-E-Azam (1960)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
Inspired by true events, a 16th century prince falls in love with a court dancer and battles with his emperor father. (197 mins.)
Director: K. Asif
“ Composer: Naushad Ali ” - santishere
 
5.
Pakeezah (1972)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
The story of a prostitute, with a pure heart (PAKEEZAH), and grand dreams... (126 mins.)
Director: Kamal Amrohi
“ Composer: Ghulam Mohammad ” - santishere
 
6.
Navrang (1959)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
Diwakar is a poet and loves his wife Jamuna on everything. But Jamuna does not agree that Diwakar lives... (157 mins.)
Director: V. Shantaram
“ Composer: C. Ramchandra ” - santishere
 
7.
Guide (1965)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  
A Guide falls in love with a married woman, and helps her rediscover her love for dance. (183 mins.)
Director: Vijay Anand
“ Composer: S. D. Burman ” - santishere
 
8.
Albela (1951)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
Day-dreamer and Artist, Pyarelal, lives a poor lifestyle in Bombay with his retired dad; housewife mom; married brother... (158 mins.)
Director: Bhagwan
“ Composer: C. Ramchandra ” - santishere
 
9.
Umrao Jaan (1981)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
In Faizabad, British India, Daroga Dilawar is sentenced to several years in prison after Amiran's dad testifies against him... (145 mins.)
Director: Muzaffar Ali
“ Composer: Khayyam ” - santishere
 
10.
Chalti Ka Naam Gaadi (1958)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
Three woman-hating brothers face changes in their respective lifestyles when two of them fall in love. (173 mins.)
Director: Satyen Bose
“ Composer: S. D. Burman ” - santishere
 
11.
Madhumati (1958)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
While driving his car on a rainy night, Anand's car breaks down, and he goes to seek shelter in a nearby house... (110 mins.)
Director: Bimal Roy
“ Composer: Salil Chowdhury ” - santishere
 
12.
Hum Dono (1961)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
An Indian army captain must break bad news to a sick woman. (164 mins.)
Director: Amar Jeet
“ Composer: Jaidev ” - santishere
 
13.
Awaara (1951)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
Raju lives as a derelict as a result of being estranged from his bitter father, a district judge, who threw Raju's mother out of the house years ago... (193 mins.)
Director: Raj Kapoor
“ Composer: Shankar-Jaikishen ” - santishere
 
14.
Malhar (1951)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  
Director: Harish
“ Composer: Roshan Lal ” - santishere
 
15.
Woh Kaun Thi? (1964)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
One stormy night, a doctor offers a ride to a ghostly woman he meets on the side of the road. Later, he discovers his intended bride is identical in appearance to the ghost. Who was she and why does she haunt him? (140 mins.)
Director: Raj Khosla
“ Composer: Madan Mohan ” - santishere
 
16.
Chori Chori (1956)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
A spoiled rich girl on the run travels with a reporter looking for a news scoop. (158 mins.)
Director: Anant Thakur
“ Composer: Shankar-Jaikishen ” - santishere
 
17.
Jism (2003)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  
Kabir Lal is an alcoholic lawyer whose life is looking as if going down the drain. One morning he sees... (136 mins.)
Director: Amit Saxena
“ Composer: M. M. Kreem ” - santishere
 
18.
Yasmin (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  
A powerful and princely Sheikh lives in 18th Century Persia, makes a living renting out properties, and recovering taxes and dues on them...
“ Composer: C. Ramchandra ” - santishere
 
19.
Heer (1956)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  
Heer is the story of two lovers, after the mythical Punjabi legend of Heer and Ranjhna. It tells their thwarted love...
Director: Hameed Butt
“ Composer: Anil Biswas ” - santishere
 
20.
Gunga Jumna (1961)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
Widowed Govindi lives a poor lifestyle in Haripur along with two sons, Gungaram and Jumna. While Jumna is studious... (178 mins.)
Director: Nitin Bose
“ Composer: Naushad Ali ” - santishere
 
21.
Padosan (1968)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
A simple man from a village falls in love with his new neighbor. He enlists the help of his musical-theater friends to woo the lovely girl-next-door away from her music teacher. (157 mins.)
Director: Jyoti Swaroop
“ Composer: R. D. Burman ” - santishere
 
22.
Shart (1954)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Who is deepak and where is he now?
Director: Bibhuti Mitra
“ Composer: Hemant Kumar ” - santishere
 
23.
Khel (1950)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  
Director: S.M. Nawab
“ Composer: Sajjad Hussain ” - santishere
 
24.
Mahal (1949)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
A young lawyer is involved with a ghostly woman in his new house, where the builder and his fiance died shortly after it was built. (165 mins.)
Director: Kamal Amrohi
“ Composer: Khemchand Prakash ” - santishere
 
25.
Aar-Paar (1954)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
An ex-convict gets a job as a taxi driver to change his girlfriend's prejudiced father's view of him, and becomes embroiled with a criminal gang in the process. (146 mins.)
Director: Guru Dutt
“ Composer: O. P. Nayyar ” - santishere