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1. Gandhi (1982)

PG | 191 min | Biography, Drama, History

8.1
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Gandhi's character is fully explained as a man of nonviolence. Through his patience, he is able to drive the British out of the subcontinent. And the stubborn nature of Jinnah and his commitment towards Pakistan is portrayed.

Director: Richard Attenborough | Stars: Ben Kingsley, John Gielgud, Candice Bergen, Edward Fox

Votes: 179,921

2. The Namesake (2006)

PG-13 | 122 min | Drama

7.6
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82 Metascore

American-born Gogol, the son of Indian immigrants, wants to fit in among his fellow New Yorkers, despite his family's unwillingness to let go of their traditional ways.

Director: Mira Nair | Stars: Kal Penn, Irrfan Khan, Tabu, Jacinda Barrett

Votes: 16,896 | Gross: $13.57M

3. Devdas (I) (2002)

185 min | Musical, Romance

7.6
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After his wealthy family prohibits him from marrying the woman he is in love with, Devdas Mukherjee's life spirals further and further out of control as he takes up alcohol and a life of vice to numb the pain.

Director: Sanjay Leela Bhansali | Stars: Shah Rukh Khan, Madhuri Dixit, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Jackie Shroff

Votes: 28,286

4. Aparajito (1956)

Not Rated | 110 min | Drama

8.2
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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.

Director: Satyajit Ray | Stars: Smaran Ghosal, Kamala Adhikari, Lalchand Banerjee, Kali Bannerjee

Votes: 7,471 | Gross: $0.17M

5. Detective Byomkesh Bakshy! (2015)

139 min | Action, Drama, Thriller

7.7
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Detective Byomkesh Bakshy is set in the 2nd World War torn Calcutta during the 1940s. Enter a magical world of nostalgia and 'Expect the Unexpected'.

Director: Dibakar Banerjee | Stars: Sushant Singh Rajput, Anand Tiwari, Neeraj Kabi, Divya Menon

Votes: 11,165 | Gross: $0.58M

6. The Charge of the Light Brigade (1936)

Approved | 115 min | Action, Adventure, Romance

7.1
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A major countermands orders and attacks to avenge a previous massacre of men, women, and children.

Director: Michael Curtiz | Stars: Errol Flynn, Olivia de Havilland, Patric Knowles, Henry Stephenson

Votes: 3,549

7. Up at the Villa (2000)

PG-13 | 115 min | Drama, Romance

6.0
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57 Metascore

Superficial people are revealed and drastically changed by circumstance or luck in this a tale of death, seduction, blackmail and theft among British and Americans in Florence in the ... See full summary »

Director: Philip Haas | Stars: Kristin Scott Thomas, Sean Penn, Anne Bancroft, James Fox

Votes: 2,356 | Gross: $2.93M

8. Apur Sansar (1959)

Not Rated | 105 min | Drama

8.2
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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.

Director: Satyajit Ray | Stars: Soumitra Chatterjee, Sharmila Tagore, Alok Chakravarty, Swapan Mukherjee

Votes: 7,678 | Gross: $0.02M

9. Do Bigha Zamin (1953)

131 min | Drama

8.4
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In the hope of earning enough money to pay off his debts and save his land, a poor farmer becomes a rickshaw puller in the Calcutta and faces many difficulties.

Director: Bimal Roy | Stars: Balraj Sahni, Nirupa Roy, Rattan Kumar, Murad

Votes: 1,231

10. Mother Teresa (2003 TV Movie)

110 min | Biography, Drama

7.1
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Mother Teresa - the movie: the inspirational portrayal of Mother Teresa, a simple nun who became one of the most significant personalities of the 20th Century. Armed with a faith that could... See full summary »

Director: Fabrizio Costa | Stars: Olivia Hussey, Sebastiano Somma, Ingrid Rubio, Michael Mendl

Votes: 488

11. Mahanadi (1993)

162 min | Crime, Drama

8.6
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A man tries to get his family back in shape after a stint in jail.

Director: Santhana Bharathi | Stars: Kamal Haasan, Sukanya, Poornam Vishwanathan, Mahanadhi Shobana

Votes: 1,771

12. Calcutta (1947)

Passed | 83 min | Action, Crime, Drama

6.7
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Neale and Pedro fly cargo between Chungking and Calcutta. When their buddy Bill is murdered they investigate. Neale meets Bill's fiancée Virginia and becomes suspicious of a deeper plot while also falling for her charms.

Director: John Farrow | Stars: Alan Ladd, Gail Russell, William Bendix, June Duprez

Votes: 240

13. China Town (1962)

151 min | Comedy, Crime, Romance

7.1
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A Darjeeling-based singer is asked to impersonate and take over the life of a Calcutta-based China Town gangster.

Director: Shakti Samanta | Stars: Shammi Kapoor, Shakila, Helen, Madan Puri

Votes: 140

14. Clive of India (1935)

Approved | 94 min | Action, Adventure, Biography

6.5
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In the mid-1700's the East India Company has power over commerce on the sub-continent, with the blessings of the British government. A clerk in the company, Robert Clive, is frustrated by ... See full summary »

Director: Richard Boleslawski | Stars: Ronald Colman, Loretta Young, Colin Clive, Francis Lister

Votes: 230

15. Jana Aranya (1976)

131 min | Drama

8.3
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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.

Director: Satyajit Ray | Stars: Pradip Mukherjee, Rafiq Ahmed, S. Bagchi, Ajit Banerjee

Votes: 851

16. Pratidwandi (1970)

110 min | Drama

8.2
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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.

Director: Satyajit Ray | Stars: Dhritiman Chatterjee, Asgar Ali, Arabinda Banerjee, Soumitra Banerjee

Votes: 999

17. Gandhi, My Father (2007)

136 min | Biography, Drama, History

7.4
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57 Metascore

The account of troubled relationship between Mahatma Gandhi and his eldest son.

Director: Feroz Abbas Khan | Stars: Akshaye Khanna, Darshan Jariwala, Shefali Shetty, Bhoomika Chawla

Votes: 1,340 | Gross: $0.24M

18. Calcutta (1969)

105 min | Documentary

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With minimal narration by the director and very little context this is a kaleidoscope of stunning visuals from Calcutta, a city of 8,000,000 in the late 1960's: rich and poor, exotic and ... See full summary »

Director: Louis Malle | Star: Louis Malle

Votes: 423

19. Paar (1984)

141 min | Drama

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This is Goutam Ghose's speculative commentary on poverty and exploitation in rural Bihar, based on Bengali story Paathi.

Director: Goutam Ghose | Stars: Naseeruddin Shah, Shabana Azmi, Utpal Dutt, Anil Chatterjee

Votes: 206

20. India Song (1975)

120 min | Drama, Fantasy, Romance

6.4
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Poetical tale of Anne-Marie Stretter, the wife of a French diplomat in India in the 1930s. At 18 she had married a French colonial administrator and went with him on posting to Savannakhet,... See full summary »

Director: Marguerite Duras | Stars: Delphine Seyrig, Michael Lonsdale, Mathieu Carrière, Claude Mann

Votes: 1,026

21. The Thirteenth Chair (1937)

Passed | 66 min | Drama

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Inspector Marney of Scotland Yard travels to Calcutta to investigate the murder of Leonard Lee, a generally despised man in these parts. John Wales, who did consider Lee a friend - his best... See full summary »

Director: George B. Seitz | Stars: Dame May Whitty, Madge Evans, Lewis Stone, Elissa Landi

Votes: 192

22. Angry Monk: Reflections on Tibet (2005)

97 min | Documentary

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A road-movie and a time-travel in the footsteps of the rebellious Tibetan monk Gendun Choephel - revealing a face of old & present-day Tibet that goes against popular clichés.

Director: Luc Schaedler | Stars: Thomas Sarbacher, Loten Namling, Philip Maurice Hayes

Votes: 85

23. Calcutta News (2008)

Crime, Drama, Romance

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Director: Blessy | Stars: Dileep, Meera Jasmine, Indrajith, Vimala Raman

Votes: 189

24. Choodalani Vundi (1998)

Action, Drama, Romance

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In Calcutta, a man searches for his son who has been kidnapped by his father-in-law.

Director: Gunasekhar | Stars: Chiranjeevi, Soundarya, Anjala Zaveri, Prakash Raj

Votes: 279

25. Janwar (1965)

247 min | Musical, Romance

7.1
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The wealthy patriarch of a Mumbai family learns more than wants to about his own origins after his refusal to accept his sons' chosen spouses drives them and his own wife away.

Director: Bhappi Sonie | Stars: Shammi Kapoor, Rajshree, Rehman, Shyama

Votes: 117

26. Monsoon Baby (2014 TV Movie)

Drama

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For many years Nina and Mark have been trying to have a child, including many unsuccessful attempts with IVF treatment. Adoption is not an option for them. They long for their own child, ... See full summary »

Director: Andreas Kleinert | Stars: Deepak Bandhu, Ella Frey, Viktor Frey, Swaroopa Gosh

Votes: 66

27. Nishi Padma (1970)

90 min | Drama

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Director: Arabinda Mukhopadhyay | Stars: Gangapada Basu, Premangshu Bose, Nripati Chatterjee, Sabitri Chatterjee

Votes: 18

28. The Trouble with Merle (2002)

55 min | Documentary, Biography

7.2
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The director explores the birth origins of actress Merle Oberon, traveling to Tasmania and India in search of the truth, but her quest ultimately results in probably more questions than it answers.

Director: Maree Delofski | Stars: Merle Oberon, Charles Higham, Alexander Korda, Harry Selby

Votes: 6

29. A Journey from Calcutta to Kolkata (2009)

60 min

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This is about the documentary feature film on the "City of Joy"- Calcutta which is framed on the transition of the city from where it used to be called Calcutta to when now it is called as Kolkata.

Director: Debasis Choudhuri | Stars: Smarjit Bandopadhya, Saibal Banerjee, Sarbani Chatterjee, Joy

30. Relic Hunter (1999–2002)
Episode: Dagger of Death (2000)

42 min | Fantasy, Mystery, Adventure

7.5
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India, 500 AD: A precious dagger is used in human sacrifices to goddess Kali. 2000: Dr. Terrace is in a maximum security prison for killing his assistant. The dagger compelled him and now Sydney must return it to its sheath in India.

Director: Ian Toynton | Stars: Tia Carrere, Christien Anholt, Lindy Booth, Elias Zarou

Votes: 19