Most Popular Bengali-Language Feature Films
1. Lion (2016)
PG-13 | 118 min | Biography, Drama
A five-year-old Indian boy gets lost on the streets of Calcutta, thousands of kilometers from home. He survives many challenges before being adopted by a couple in Australia. 25 years later, he sets out to find his lost family.
Votes: 118,852 | Gross: $51.69M
2. Kahaani (2012)
Not Rated | 122 min | Drama, Mystery, Thriller
A pregnant woman's search for her missing husband takes her from London to Kolkata, but everyone she questions denies having ever met him.
3. Devdas (I) (2002)
185 min | Musical, Romance
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.
4. Pather Panchali (1955)
Not Rated | 125 min | Drama
Impoverished priest Harihar Ray, dreaming of a better life for himself and his family, leaves his rural Bengal village in search of work.
Votes: 15,833 | Gross: $0.54M
5. The Namesake (2006)
PG-13 | 122 min | Drama
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.
Votes: 17,187 | Gross: $13.57M
8. Ludo (2015)
90 min | Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Four desperate teenagers. A night of sexy mayhem. The big city. Or so the plan goes, until a series of misadventures later, Babai, Pele, Ria and Payal end up in a locked shopping mall in ... See full summary »
9. Wake Up Sid (2009)
138 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
A spoiled young adult living in Mumbai experiences a change in his lazy ways when he meets a woman at a party, who inspires him to "wake up".
Votes: 21,084 | Gross: $0.72M
11. Gunday (2014)
Not Rated | 152 min | Action, Drama, Romance
The lives of Calcutta's most powerful Gunday - Bikram and Bala, changes when Nandita enters it. Then a counter-force takes charge and a thriller unfolds.
14. Kaminey (2009)
130 min | Action, Comedy, Crime
The desperate lives of two estranged twin brothers converge over missing drugs, politics, racial prejudice, corrupt cops and an unplanned pregnancy.
Votes: 13,691 | Gross: $1.29M
15. Boss 2 (2017)
136 min | Action
Surya, the man who taught his people the art of dreaming and making their dreams come true, has now turned into their biggest enemy. People want him arrested and hanged as they suspect him ... See full summary »
16. Apur Sansar (1959)
Not Rated | 105 min | Drama
This final installment in Satyajit Ray's Apu Trilogy follows Apu's life as an orphaned adult aspiring to be a writer.
Votes: 8,084 | Gross: $0.02M
17. Gandu (2010)
Unrated | 85 min | Drama
Gandu is an angry young man who raps about his hatred of life, and of his mother. He and his rickshaw-puller friend enter the world of smack, rap, porn and horror. Reality and fiction, ... See full summary »
18. X: Past Is Present (2015)
105 min | Drama, Mystery, Romance
A filmmaker with a mid-life crisis meets a mysterious young girl who reminds of every woman in his past.
Directors: Hemant Gaba, Pratim D. Gupta, Sudhish Kamath, Nalan Kumarasamy, Anu Menon, Sandeep Mohan, Qaushiq Mukherjee, Rajshree Ojha, Raja Sen, Abhinav Shiv Tiwari, Suparn Verma | Stars: Rajat Kapoor, Radhika Apte, Bidita Bag, Piaa Bajpai
20. Bhool Bhulaiyaa (2007)
159 min | Comedy, Horror, Mystery
When U.S.-based Siddharth visits his Indian home town with his new wife, he insists they stay at the ancestral home, laughing off family members' warnings of ghostly goings-on in the ... See full summary »
Votes: 14,688 | Gross: $1.07M
24. Bossgiri (2016)
165 min | Action, Comedy, Thriller
This is a story of a strong man who was looking forward to earn a decent living in a crazy city. But unfortunately some events forces him to turn into a powerful don of the very city.
25. Cosmic Sex (2015)
97 min | Drama
One night, Kripa is on the run from sex and violence when he meets Sadhavi, a woman who strangely resembles his dead mother. She gives him shelter and teaches him to travel inwards through sex.
26. Charulata (1964)
Not Rated | 117 min | Drama, Romance
The lonely wife of a newspaper editor falls in love with her visiting cousin-in-law, who shares her love for literature.
Votes: 3,602 | Gross: $0.08M
27. Brick Lane (2007)
PG-13 | 102 min | Drama
A young Bangladeshi woman, Nazneen, arrives in 1980s London, leaving behind her beloved sister and home, for an arranged marriage and a new life. Trapped within the four walls of her flat ... See full summary »
Votes: 2,643 | Gross: $1.09M
28. Jalsaghar (1958)
Not Rated | 95 min | Drama, Music
Depicts the end days of a decadent zamindar (landlord) in Bengal, and his efforts to uphold his family prestige even when faced with economic adversity.
Votes: 3,878 | Gross: $0.09M
29. Aynabaji (2016)
147 min | Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Ayna is an actor and the prison is his stage. He slips into the characters of the powerful convicted in exchange of money and take their place in prison. This strange profession is borne ... See full summary »
30. Praktan (2016)
142 min | Comedy, Drama
A married woman (Rituparna Sengupta) who is on journey from Mumbai to Howrah by train, meets her ex-husband (Prasenjit Chatterjee).
31. Bojhena Shey Bojhena (2012)
145 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
A horrible accident takes place between two buses on the highway in Behrampore which includes students returning after winning their kabadi match, a newly-wed couple, a lover taking his ... See full summary »
32. Hello Memsaheb (2011)
145 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
Megh Chatterjee, having recently lost his father, had been compelled to return from USA to take over the reins of his father's Real Estate Business. Though known as a playboy amongst the '... See full summary »
33. Chaamp (2017)
120 min | Sport
It is the story of a boxer names shibaji. Who was a hero and inspiration for every indian but suddenly he falls down and everyone forgets him. The film is about how he rises up again.
36. Ghuri (2014)
134 min | Action, Drama
Based on Khaled Hosseini's novel 'The Kite Runner' the story is about two childhood friends- one friend's search for his friend's son, taken captive by terrorists.It's a story of ... See full summary »
37. Tasher Desh (2012)
112 min | Fantasy
The story of a prince who escapes his destiny, the prison of his mind. He lands on a fascist island and incites women to revolt. A psychedelic fantasy about destiny and humanity, social control and Utopian revolution.
40. Sonar Kella (1974)
120 min | Adventure, Family
A young boy becomes a target for crooks, after he claims to remember his past life and mentions precious jewels in a golden fortress.
41. Premi O Premi (2017)
136 min | Comedy, Romance
The film is inspired from Hollywood movie Leap Year. It has a unique story for Bangladeshi film industry. It is also the biggest worldwide release for a Bangladeshi movie.
46. Agantuk (1991)
97 min | Drama
A well-off family is paid an unexpected, and rather unwanted, visit by a man claiming to be the woman's long-lost uncle. The initial suspicion with which they greet the man slowly dissolves... See full summary »
47. Khelein Hum Jee Jaan Sey (2010)
168 min | Action, Drama, History
Children who are not allowed by the oppressive British colonists to play football decide to join a group of freedom fighters.
48. Bullett Raja (2013)
Not Rated | 138 min | Action, Crime, Drama
A common man who transforms into a gangster revolts against the very system he once obediently followed by declaring war on the police, the government, and the industrialists.
49. Amanush (1975)
153 min | Drama, Family
Madhusudan Chaudhary lives in a small fishing village in West Bengal, India, along with his wealthy but aging paternal uncle, who trusts him and lets him handle their estate and business. ... See full summary »