Most Popular Nepali-Language Feature Films


1. Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981)

PG | 115 min | Action, Adventure

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Archaeologist and adventurer Indiana Jones is hired by the U.S. government to find the Ark of the Covenant before the Nazis.

Director: Steven Spielberg | Stars: Harrison Ford, Karen Allen, Paul Freeman, John Rhys-Davies

Votes: 668,113 | Gross: $242.37M

2. Highway to Dhampus (2014)

PG | 100 min | Drama, Romance

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When Laxmi, headmistress of a small orphanage in Nepal, is visited by a rich socialite attempting to fix her image through charitable acts, a chain of events is set in motion that affects ... See full summary »

Director: Rick McFarland | Stars: Rachel Hurd-Wood, Gunner Wright, Suesha Rana, Raj Ballav Koirala

Votes: 136

3. White Sun (2016)

87 min | Drama

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Anti-regime partisan Chandra confronts physical, social and political obstacles for his father's funeral. His search for a solution takes him to neighboring mountain villages and encounters with the police and rebel guerrillas. A portrait of post-civil war Nepal during the fragile deadlocked peace process.

Director: Deepak Rauniyar | Stars: Dayahang Rai, Asha Maya Magrati, Rabindra Singh Baniya, Sumi Malla

Votes: 18

4. Katmandú, un espejo en el cielo (2011)

104 min | Drama, Romance

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Laia, a young Catalan teacher, moves to Kathmandu in the early 90's, to volunteer in a local school. She... See full synopsis »

Director: Icíar Bollaín | Stars: Verónica Echegui, Sumyata Bhattarai, Norbu Tsering Gurung, Kalsang Tamang

Votes: 528

5. Yodha (1992)

149 min | Action, Comedy

8.4
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Fate brings a young man from rural Kerala to be the protector of a young Lama in Nepal, who is being chased by a dangerous cult.

Director: Sangeeth Sivan | Stars: Mohanlal, Siddharth Lama, Gopal Raj Bhutani, Beena Antony

Votes: 1,199

6. Kathmandu (2011)

Family

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Kathmandu, the capital city of Nepal is somewhat becoming fragile in terms of sociological and cultural facets. The city is deteriorating. The norms and values of family life is waning. ... See full summary »

Director: Akash Adhikari | Stars: Akash Adhikari, Ben-Nabin Adhikari, Prapti Ghimire, Resh Marhatta

Votes: 15

7. Jhola (2013)

90 min | Drama

7.6
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The film begins when an old man called Ghanashyam (Sujal Nepal) leaves his bag for a night at the writer's home. Suspicious, the writer checks the contents of the bag only to find an old ... See full summary »

Director: Yadav Kumar Bhattarai | Stars: Deshbhakta Khanal, Sujal Nepal, Garima Panta

Votes: 152

8. With a Girl of Himalaya (2008)

95 min | Drama

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A Korean executive ventures into the Himalayas to visit a family in a small mountain village, where time seems to have stood still for 100 years.

Director: Soo-il Jeon | Stars: Min-sik Choi, Hamo Gurung, Namgya Gurung, Tsering Kipale Gurung

Votes: 186

9. The Black Hen (2015)

90 min | Drama

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We are in the year 2001, a temporary ceasefire brings a much-needed break to a small war-torn village in Northern Nepal, bringing much joy among the residents. Prakash and Kiran, two young ... See full summary »

Director: Min Bahadur Bham | Stars: Khadka Raj Nepali, Sukra Raj Rokaya, Jit Bahadur Malla, Hansha Khadka

Votes: 245

10. Raghav (2014)

Drama

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After his long-time girlfriend dumps him and marries some other guy, Raghav finds himself compelled to move on and start a new relationship.

Director: Bhupendra Bhattarai | Stars: Gita Adhikari, Basanta Bhatta, Cait Brasel, Rocken Byanjankar

Votes: 23

11. Talakjung vs Tulke (2014)

133 min | Drama

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Tulké is a day-laborer in a Nepalese mountain village. He struggles to reclaim his lost aristocratic identity, while a violent revolution disrupts every aspect of village life.

Director: Nischal Basnet | Stars: Khagendra Lamichhane, Dayahang Rai, Shushank Mainali, Reecha Sharma

Votes: 278

12. Phulsiri (2016)

51 min | Drama, Family | Completed

One and a half months after the devastating earthquake reduced an entire village to rubble, and a ten-year-old girl longs for normality. News reaches her that school will re-open in a day ... See full summary »

Director: Ngima Gelu Lama | Stars: Dudh Man Ghale, Amar Gurung, Bimala Gurung, Saroj Bhujel

13. November Rain (2014)

132 min | Romance

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Aayush falls in love with Sheetal at first sight, unaware that fate already had them together somewhere in the past.

Director: Dinesh Rawat | Stars: Chulthim Dolma, Amitesh Shah, Namrata Shrestha, Aaryan Sigdel

Votes: 5

14. Jerryy (2014)

Romance

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The two youths, Xavier Rana and Akanchha fell in love in Mustang while going for a trip from Pokhara. Rana was a playboy until he meets Akanchha.

Director: Hem Raj B.C. | Stars: Anmol K.C., Amalya Sharma, Anna Sharma, Abhishek Man Sherchan

Votes: 28

15. Lukamari (2016)

125 min | Comedy

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Superb character portrait from the true theatre artists Saugat and Karma in an entertaining movie.

Director: Shree Ram Dahal | Stars: Saugat Malla, Karma, Bikram Singh, Surabina Karki

Votes: 20

16. Highway (I) (2012)

80 min | Drama

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A passenger filled highway coach traveling from Eastern Nepal to Kathmandu hits one delay after another, the first of those delays due to a bandh. After a lengthy stop, they are able to ... See full summary »

Director: Deepak Rauniyar | Stars: Dayahang Rai, Asha Maya Magrati, Shristi Ghimire, Karma

Votes: 158

17. Kohi Mero (2010)

Romance

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The search for that special person and the sacrifice it takes for us to show our love for each other.

Director: Alok Nembang | Stars: Jharana Bajracharya, Radha Lamsal, Sanchita Luitel, Tripti Nadakar

Votes: 8

19. Pashupati Prasad (2016)

140 min | Drama

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A story about a guy who lost his parents in earthquake and comes to kathmandu carrying a dream of paying his parents debt and settling his life where he faces different conflicts and situations.

Director: Dependra K. Khanal | Stars: Rabindra Singh Baniya, Bipin Karki, Khagendra Lamichhane, Barsha Siwakoti

Votes: 698

20. Muna Madan (2003)

133 min | Drama

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An epic tragedy, based on Nepal's most famous epic poem. Madan, a lower-class worker, is forced by poverty and mounting debts to go to Lhasa, Tibet, leaving behind his lonely mother and ... See full summary »

Director: Gyanendra Bahadur Deuja | Stars: Ramchandra Adhikari, Subhadra Adhikari, Dinesh D.C., Bijaya Lama

Votes: 69

21. Death Match (2018)

Action, Adventure, Thriller | Announced

Ajay takes on one last mission for Interpol, finding out who a rogue agent, who killed his brother, is working for. What Interpol thinks to be a simply criminal organization turns out to be a bio terrorist cell whom have a plan for a big bio terrorist attack that would mean the end of days. Ajay and Interpol must do anything in their power to stop it from happening.

22. Resham Filili (2015)

152 min | Comedy

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Resham Filili follows the friendship, dreams, hopes and deeds of Resham and Hariya - both whethered by bad luck and misfortunes, must at any cost beat the oddest odds to save their lives from Dorje's men.

Director: Pranab Joshi | Stars: Arun, Shisheer Bangdel, Kameshor Chaurasiya, Karma

Votes: 58

23. Soongava: Dance of the Orchids (2012)

85 min | Drama

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Independent and strong-willed Diya, now 22 years of age, is training to be a traditional Nepalese dancer. She forms a deep escalating friendship with another dance pupil, Kiran. Her ... See full summary »

Director: Subarna Thapa | Stars: Nisha Adhikari, Bashundara Bhushal, Nirmal Nisar, Rajendra Man Shakya

Votes: 44

24. Kabaddi Kabaddi (2015)

135 min | Comedy, Drama

8.4
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A lovely movie by Rabababu and co. As Always Dayahang hit the floor with his brilliant acting.

Director: Rambabu Gurung | Stars: Dayahang Rai, Saugat Malla, Rishma Gurung

Votes: 182

25. Suntali (2014)

110 min | Comedy, Drama

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Chinmaya Suberdani, the powerful matriarch of a sleepy village in Nepal, is preparing for her son's wedding when Suntali returns with a menacing foreigner in tow. Suntali befriends the ... See full summary »

Director: Bhaskar Dhungana | Stars: Pramod Agrahari, Bipana Basnet, Saraswoti Chaudhari, Pratibha Chettri

Votes: 14

26. Dying Candle (2016)

126 min | Drama, Family

A sister fights all odds to take care of her young brother, until things fall apart, and she is left with no option, but sell her dignity to save him.

Director: Naresh Kumar Kc | Stars: Bidhya Karki, Saugat Malla, Kesab Rai, Srijana Subba

27. Lama La (2016)

Drama | Completed

Jamyang is a young Buddhist monk who has recently finished his intermediate monastic education. He is now heading towards higher monastery for his higher education. In the course of his ... See full summary »

Directors: Nischal Poudyal, Manoj Kumar Pant | Stars: Jivan Pulami, Ravi Karki

28. Loot (I) (2012)

Crime, Mystery, Thriller

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A man with a 'master plan' to rob a bank searches and leads four frustrated men in their quest for quick money.

Director: Nischal Basnet | Stars: Karma Shakya, Saugat Malla, Prateek Raj Neupane, Sushil Raj Pandey

Votes: 528

29. Kagbeni (2008)

130 min | Drama, Horror

7.2
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Old friends Krishna and Ramesh meet after ages and on their way to home, an old hermit gives them "a monkey's paw" that has the power to grant wishes. And, from then onward, the paw changes everyone's life.

Director: Bhusan Dahal | Stars: Pooja Gurung, Vivek Gurung, Saugat Malla, Deeya Maskey

Votes: 309

30. Zhigrana (2015)

125 min | Mystery, Thriller

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Christine Summers has been working in an NGO in Nepal for the past four years. Her boss assigns her to do a last mission in Ruku to collect information of the life outside of the cities, ... See full summary »

Director: Pasang Lama | Stars: Clara Fields, Hanna Geschewski, Shanti Giri, Jyoti Karki

Votes: 51

31. Small World (2008)

144 min | Comedy, Romance

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Ravi and Reetu are good chat friends but they have got no idea that they hate each other in the real life situation.

Director: Alok Nembang | Stars: Jivan Luitel, Sushila Raimajhi, Neer Bikram Shah, Mahesh Shakya

Votes: 205

32. Kabaddi (2014)

123 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

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Kazi a young aimless man dreams of marrying Maiya, a village girl by any means although she wants to go to the city for higher education. Their lives are thrown into turmoil with the arrival of Bibek, a charming young man from the city.

Director: Rambabu Gurung | Stars: Nischal Basnet, Rishma Gurung, Dayahang Rai

Votes: 243

33. Chhadke (2013)

125 min | Action, Thriller

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Director: Nigam Shrestha | Stars: Saugat Malla, Namrata Shrestha, Arpan Thapa

Votes: 18

34. Masaan (2011)

Drama

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Director: Nir Shah | Stars: Keki Adhikari, Neeta Dhungana, Raj Ballav Koirala

Votes: 35

35. First Love (V) (2010)

135 min | Romance

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Director: Simosh Sunuwar | Stars: Nisha Adhikari, Karma Shakya, Reecha Sharma, Aaryan Sigdel

Votes: 29

36. Birami Sahar (Sick City) (2011)

75 min | Drama

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Story of a poor guy named Krishna who enters the world of drugs for fast and easy money and a luxurious life but sometimes things don't work out they way you want them to.

Director: Murray Kerr | Stars: Arpan Thapa, Sara Lama, Manu Thapa

Votes: 54

37. Here (2009)

86 min | Drama

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An amalgamation of the directors interests and experiences in painting, conceptual art and sound art.

Director: Tzu Nyen Ho | Stars: John Low, Jo Tan, Hemang Yadav, Andrew Hillyard

Votes: 55

38. Aama (1964)

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Director: Hira Singh Khatri | Stars: Shiva Shankar, Bhubhan Chand, Bhim Bahadur, Basundhara Bhushal

Votes: 13

39. Mero Euta Saathi Cha (2009)

161 min | Romance

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Jay is too spoiled to inherit his grandfather's vast wealth. When he fails to graduate from college, his grandfather's will sends him back to his ancestral village where, long ago, he made ... See full summary »

Director: Sudarshan Thapa | Stars: Keshab Bhattarai, Sushma Karki, Jiwan Luitel, Zenisha Moktan

Votes: 70

40. Hairaan (2017)

Action | Pre-production

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Director: Saugat Bista

41. Batch No.16 (2011)

Action

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Ram and Guru are police officers who have proved themselves time and again of being trustworthy and capable. When an important mission comes up where the prospect of earning a quick buck is... See full summary »

Director: Pitamber Pandey | Stars: Anup Baral, Rubi Bhattarai, Suman Singh

Votes: 26

42. Maan (2002)

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Director: Shovit Basnet

43. Chino (1991)

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A criminal is after a woman who has a husband and two sons.

Director: Tulsi Ghimire | Stars: Bhuwan K.C., Kristi Mainali, Sarmila Malla, Shiv Shrestha

Votes: 42

44. Love You Baba (2014)

Drama

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Nepali movie 'Love You Baba' is an unique movie in the world - directed by an 8-years-old director. The director win the World Record an being the youngest film director in the world.

Director: Saugat Bista

45. Ko Afno (2015)

133 min | Drama, Thriller | Completed

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In a deeply involving drama KO AFNO, well-to-do Couple who can't conceive their own child decide to adopt a 3 year old boy from ingenuous parents from a impoverished remote village of Nepal... See full summary »

Director: Anil Thapa | Stars: Anil Thapa, Sudam Ck, Rajan Khatiwada, Subash Thapa

46. Dreams (IV) (2016)

Romance

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Aveer, in his childhood loses his father to an accident which he claims he had seen in a dream. A grown up Aveer sees a dream where his love, Kavya dies in a car accident and tries everything to let this dream not come true.

Director: Bhuwan K.C. | Stars: Anmol K.C., Samragyee Rajya Laxmi Shah

47. Visa Girl (2012)

105 min | Drama

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A story of the freewheeling passion of youth set in modern day Nepal. It captures the candid journey of love, dedication, kindness, creativity and compassion of four strangers, all geared ... See full summary »

Director: Prachanda Shrestha | Stars: Reema Bishwokarma, Saloni Raj Bhandari, Karma, Recha Sharma

Votes: 25

48. Uma (2013)

Drama

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Set in the early 2000s, Uma is a story about Uma, her brother Milan and their widow mother living in rural Nepal during the Maoist insurgency.

Director: Tsering Rhitar Sherpa | Stars: Saugat Malla, Mithila Sharma, Reecha Sharma

Votes: 8

49. Ritu (2014)

129 min | Drama, Romance

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It is a story of youths and their struggle against the time, seasons, hearts and feelings that are trying their best to not remain the same.

Director: Manoj Adhikari | Stars: Raj Ballav Koirala, Malina Joshi, Rima Bishwokarma, Bishnu Neupane

Votes: 13

50. Acharya (2011)

147 min | Biography, Drama, Music

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A journey of a singer (Bhakta Raj Acharya) who grew up in an extreme poverty without father. his chances of achieving his dream of becoming a singer was slim to none, under the ... See full summary »

Director: Prashant Rasaily | Stars: Satya Raj Acharya, Aruna Karki, Sunil Pokhrel

Votes: 43