Bengali Movies

Bangla Language movies, mostly from India. Bangladeshi movies are somehow hard to find..
The List starts off with a selection of contemporary movies, then three movies based on stories by Rabindranath Tagore, followed by films of famous bengali directors:
Mrinal Sen, Ritwik Ghatak and Satyajit Ray.
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1.
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
 
2.
Baishe Srabon (2011)
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An ex-cop is hired to track down a serial killer who carries out his killings according to Bengali poetry. (120 mins.)
Director: Srijit Mukherji
 
3.
Shatru (2011)
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Based in Hridaypur, Police Officer Dibakar Singha lives a wealthy lifestyle with his parents, grandmother... (150 mins.)
Director: Raj Chakraborty
 
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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
 
6.
Moner Manush (2010)
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The movie is about a poet and singer Lalon Fakir who belongs to a cult called baul and who believes and inculcates that the value of a human being is above the narrow belief of religions.
Director: Goutam Ghose
 
7.
Nagordola (2005)
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(145 mins.)
Director: Raj Mukherjee
 
8.
Antarmahal: Views of the Inner Chamber (2005)
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In late 19th Century, Bengal Bhubaneswar Chowdhury (Jackie Shroff) is a wealthy and tyrannical Zamidar (Squire)... (118 mins.)
Director: Rituparno Ghosh
 
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The Diamond Ring (1992)
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Gandharva Kumar reveals a long-forgotten secret wherein he claims to be heir to the family property to Ratanlal Babu. (111 mins.)
Director: Rituparno Ghosh
 
10.
Uphaar (1971)
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Anoop studies law in Calcutta, while his widowed mom in a small town in West Bengal. He has a sister...
Director: Sudhendu Roy
 
11.
Choker Bali: A Passion Play (2003)
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The book, Binodini, is the story of a young woman, who is left to her own devices when her sickly husband dies soon after they are married... (167 mins.)
Director: Rituparno Ghosh
 
12.
Kabuliwala (1957)
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Rahmat a middle-aged fruit seller from Afghanistan, comes to Calcutta to hawk his merchandise and befriends a small Bengali girl called Mini. (116 mins.)
Director: Tapan Sinha
 
13.
Noukadubi (2011)
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Months after an accident following his marriage, a husband finds that the veiled woman he brought home is not his wife. (135 mins.)
Director: Rituparno Ghosh
 
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The Case Is Closed (1982)
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The servant boy, a minor, engaged in a middle class family dies mysteriously locked in a kitchen. (99 mins.)
Director: Mrinal Sen
 
15.
Chorus (1975)
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It begins like a fairy tale. It starts with a ritual. A bard appears on the screen and sings.Glory be... (124 mins.)
Director: Mrinal Sen
 
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The Cloud-Capped Star (1990)
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A selfless young woman (Supriya Choudhury) sacrifices her own happiness for her unappreciative family. (126 mins.)
 
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A Soft Note on a Sharp Scale (1961)
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A highly critical look at the role of "progressive" art and artists in a changing society. (134 mins.)
Director: Ritwik Ghatak
 
18.
The Golden Thread (1965)
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A man (Abhi Bhattacharya) opposes the love between his sister and the orphan (Satindra Bhattacharya) they adopted years earlier. (143 mins.)
Director: Ritwik Ghatak
 
19.
A River Called Titas (1973)
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A 1973 Bangladeshi film it describes the life of the fishermen on the bank of the Titas River in Brahmanbaria, Bangladesh. (159 mins.)
Director: Ritwik Ghatak
 
20.
Reason, Debate and a Story (1977)
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(120 mins.)
Director: Ritwik Ghatak
 
21.
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
 
22.
Aparajito (1956)
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Following his father's death, a boy leaves home to study in Calcutta, while his mother must face a life alone. (110 mins.)
Director: Satyajit Ray
 
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The World of Apu (1959)
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This final installment in Satyajit Ray's Apu Trilogy, follows Apu's life as an orphaned adult aspiring to be a writer as he lives through poverty, and the unforeseen turn of events. (105 mins.)
Director: Satyajit Ray
 
24.
The Adversary (1970)
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A young college graduate is struggling to find a job. He lives in a flat with his younger, employed sister, revolutionary brother and widowed mother. The strain of the situation ultimately causes him to hallucinate. (110 mins.)
Director: Satyajit Ray
 
25.
Company Limited (1971)
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Chatterji is an ambitious and self-made young man who becomes the director of the company he works for. (110 mins.)
Director: Satyajit Ray
 
26.
The Middleman (1976)
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A bright and idealistic young man steels himself for the dog-eat-dog business world, only to flounder in a job market packed with thousands of other hopefuls. (131 mins.)
Director: Satyajit Ray
 
27.
Joi Baba Felunath: The Elephant God (1979)
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This is the second film about the detective Feluda (Soumitra Chatterjee) set in the holy city of Benares... (112 mins.)
Director: Satyajit Ray