Movies Watched in the Year 2013

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1.
The Help (2011)
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An aspiring author during the civil rights movement of the 1960s decides to write a book detailing the African American maids' point of view on the white families for which they work, and the hardships they go through on a daily basis. (146 mins.)
Director: Tate Taylor
 
2.
Ferrari Ki Sawaari (2012)
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How the pursuit of an Indian cricket legend's Ferrari makes a young boy's dreams of playing cricket at Lords a reality. (140 mins.)
Director: Rajesh Mapuskar
 
3.
War Horse (2011)
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Young Albert enlists to serve in World War I after his beloved horse is sold to the cavalry. Albert's hopeful journey takes him out of England and to the front lines as the war rages on. (146 mins.)
 
4.
Life of Pi (2012)
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A young man who survives a disaster at sea is hurtled into an epic journey of adventure and discovery. While cast away, he forms an unexpected connection with another survivor: a fearsome Bengal tiger. (127 mins.)
Director: Ang Lee
 
5.
Children of Heaven (1997)
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After a boy loses his sister's pair of shoes, he goes on a series of adventures in order to find them. When he can't, he tries a new way to "win" a new pair. (89 mins.)
Director: Majid Majidi
 
6.
The Impossible (2012)
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The story of a tourist family in Thailand caught in the destruction and chaotic aftermath of the 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami. (114 mins.)
Director: J.A. Bayona
 
7.
Flight (2012)
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An airline pilot saves almost all his passengers on his malfunctioning airliner which eventually crashed, but an investigation into the accident reveals something troubling. (138 mins.)
Director: Robert Zemeckis
 
8.
Argo (2012)
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Acting under the cover of a Hollywood producer scouting a location for a science fiction film, a CIA agent launches a dangerous operation to rescue six Americans in Tehran during the U.S. hostage crisis in Iran in 1980. (120 mins.)
Director: Ben Affleck
 
9.
Yakeen (1969)
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Rajesh Sharma, working with the Indian Government on a top secret research project, has to deal with enemy agents, explosions, murder and last but not least a dangerous look-alike.
Director: Brij
 
10.
MP3: Mera Pehla Pehla Pyaar (2007)
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Delhi-based Rohan Sood lives a wealthy lifestyle along with his businessman dad, Shekhar, and mom, Renu... (118 mins.)
Director: Robby Grewal
 
11.
Amour (2012)
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Georges and Anne are an octogenarian couple. They are cultivated, retired music teachers. Their daughter, also a musician, lives in Britain with her family. One day, Anne has a stroke, and the couple's bond of love is severely tested. (127 mins.)
Director: Michael Haneke
 
12.
Les Misérables (2012)
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In 19th-century France, Jean Valjean, who for decades has been hunted by the ruthless policeman Javert after breaking parole, agrees to care for a factory worker's daughter. The decision changes their lives forever. (158 mins.)
Director: Tom Hooper
 
13.
Unbreakable (2000)
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A man learns something extraordinary about himself after a devastating accident. (106 mins.)
 
14.
Zero Dark Thirty (2012)
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A chronicle of the decade-long hunt for al-Qaeda terrorist leader Osama bin Laden after the September 2001 attacks, and his death at the hands of the Navy S.E.A.L.s Team 6 in May 2011. (157 mins.)
Director: Kathryn Bigelow
 
15.
Field of Dreams (1989)
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An Iowa corn farmer, hearing voices, interprets them as a command to build a baseball diamond in his fields; he does, and the Chicago White Sox come. (107 mins.)
 
16.
Billu (2009)
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When a famous Bollywood actor visits a small village for a film's shoot, a lowly hairdressers claim that they were once childhood friends soon makes him the centre of attention. (137 mins.)
Director: Priyadarshan
 
17.
The Croods (2013)
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After their cave is destroyed, a caveman family must trek through an unfamiliar fantastical world with the help of an inventive boy. (98 mins.)
 
18.
Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani (2013)
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Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani is the story of the relationship between two characters, Bunny (Ranbir Kapoor) & Naina (Deepika Padukone)... (160 mins.)
Director: Ayan Mukerji
 
19.
Vivah (2006)
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Poonam, a traditionally brought-up young woman, is to marry Prem, a groom chosen by her uncle. Poonam and Prem's faith and love are to be tested however, when an accident occurs and Poonam might be scarred for life. (160 mins.)
 
20.
Ransom (1996)
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When a rich man's son is kidnapped, he cooperates with the police at first but then tries a unique tactic against the criminals. (121 mins.)
Director: Ron Howard
 
21.
English Vinglish (2012)
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A quiet, sweet tempered housewife endures small slights from her well-educated husband and daughter everyday because of her inability to speak and understand English. (134 mins.)
Director: Gauri Shinde
 
22.
Kai po che! (2013)
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Three friends growing up in India at the turn of the millennium set out to open a training academy to produce the country's next cricket stars. (120 mins.)
Director: Abhishek Kapoor
 
23.
Bodyguard (2011)
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The daughter of a wealthy nobleman secretly falls in love with her bodyguard. (130 mins.)
Director: Siddique
 
24.
Despicable Me 2 (2013)
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When Gru, the world's most super-bad turned super-dad has been recruited by a team of officials to stop lethal muscle and a host of Gru's own, He has to fight back with new gadgetry, cars, and more minion madness. (98 mins.)
 
25.
Lahore (2010)
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A cricketer turns kick-boxer in order to avenge the death of his brother. (145 mins.)
 
26.
Beasts of the Southern Wild (2012)
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Faced with both her hot-tempered father's fading health and melting ice-caps that flood her ramshackle bayou community and unleash ancient aurochs, six-year-old Hushpuppy must learn the ways of courage and love. (93 mins.)
Director: Benh Zeitlin
 
27.
Barfi! (2012)
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Three young people learn that love can neither be defined nor contained by society's definition of normal and abnormal. (151 mins.)
Director: Anurag Basu
 
28.
Chennai Express (2013)
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What could have been a sad journey turns joyful for Rahul when he falls in love with a woman en route to submerging his grandfather's ashes. (141 mins.)
Director: Rohit Shetty
 
29.
Jolly LLB (2013)
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A small time lawyer files a PIL in court against his own idols case. (135 mins.)
Director: Subhash Kapoor
 
30.
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
 
31.
Sautela Bhai (1962)
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A brother gets jealous about another brother's mother
Director: Mahesh Kaul
 
32.
After Life (1998)
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After death, people have just one week to choose only a memory to keep for eternity. (118 mins.)
 
33.
Jagged Edge (1985)
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San Francisco heiress Page Forrester is brutally murdered in her remote beach house. Her husband Jack... (108 mins.)
 
34.
The Good Earth (1937)
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The story of a farmer in China: a story of humility and bravery. His father gives Wang Lung a freed slave as wife... (138 mins.)
Director: Sidney Franklin
 
35.
Amar Rahe Ye Pyar (1961)
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After her husband passes away, a woman adopts an abandoned baby, but the mother shows up years later to claim her child.
Director: Prabhu
 
36.
Anuradha (1960)
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A lonely housewife, who gave up her promising singing career to marry an idealistic village-doctor, begins to regret her decision. (141 mins.)
 
37.
Saanch Ko Aanch Nahin (1979)
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Manoharlal Agarwal is a wealthy businessman and lives with his family consisting of three sons: Pratap...
Director: Satyen Bose
 
38.
Ratnadeep (1979)
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A strong emotional story of a woman full of self-respect yet longing for her husband.
Director: Basu Chatterjee
 
39.
Lamhe (1991)
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Viren, on a visit to India, falls in love with Pallavi, who happens to be older than he is. Her age doesn't bother him but as Dai Maa points out... (187 mins.)
Director: Yash Chopra
 
40.
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.)
 
41.
Kala Pani (1996)
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Govardhan, a doctor by profession, is wrongly accused of bombing a train and is jailed by the British in Cellular Jail, also known as Kala Pani in Andaman and Nicobar Islands. He witnesses sufferings of hundreds of Indian prisoners there. (178 mins.)
Director: Priyadarshan
 
42.
The Graduate (1967)
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A disillusioned college graduate finds himself torn between his older lover and her daughter. (106 mins.)
Director: Mike Nichols
 
43.
Yeh Kaisa Insaf? (1980)
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Hoping to impress his National Bank co-worker Sudha, Shankar recounts his story, right from his birth...
 
44.
Reshma and Shera (1971)
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Reshma and Shera love each other in the midst of a violent feudal conflict between their clans. When their families find out about their relationship... (158 mins.)
Director: Sunil Dutt
 
45.
Ramaiya Vastavaiya (2013)
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Ram falls in love with Sona, who lives on the fields of Punjab. He follows her to her farm, where her elder brother challenges him to produce more seed on their fields. If he wins, he will be allowed to marry her. (148 mins.)
Director: Prabhudheva
 
46.
Raanjhanaa (2013)
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A small-town boy needs to break through the class divide to gain acceptance from his childhood sweetheart who is in love with big city ideals. (140 mins.)
Director: Aanand Rai
 
47.
Main, Meri Patni... Aur Woh! (2005)
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A short, nondescript man, Mithilesh Shukla marries a tall and beautiful woman. Now jealousy and Mithilesh's own insecurities threaten to wreck his happy home. (129 mins.)
Director: Chandan Arora