Most Popular Nepali-Language Feature Films
1. Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981)
PG | 115 min | Action, Adventure
Archaeologist and adventurer Indiana Jones is hired by the U.S. government to find the Ark of the Covenant before the Nazis.
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2. Chhakka Panja (2016)
130 min | Comedy, Drama, Family
Story of five friends Raja (Deepak Raj Giri), Saraswoti (Jeetu Nepal), Magne (Kedar Ghimire) and Buddhi (Buddhi Tamang). Raja is rich but illiterate and enjoys life, and tells his friends ... See full summary »
3. Katmandú, un espejo en el cielo (2011)
104 min | Drama, Romance
At the beginning of the 90s, a young Catalan teacher goes to Kathmandu to work at the local school. Soon, she will have to deal with the extreme poverty of the region and the bleak educational system.
4. Seto Surya (2016)
89 min | Drama
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.
5. Highway to Dhampus (2014)
PG | 100 min | Drama, Romance
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 »
6. Pashupati Prasad (2016)
140 min | Drama
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.
8. Kalo Pothi (2015)
90 min | Drama
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 »
9. Dying Candle (2017)
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.
13. Visa Girl (2012)
105 min | Drama
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 »
15. Talakjung vs Tulke (2014)
133 min | Drama
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.
16. Jhola (2013)
90 min | Drama
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 »
17. Fanko (2016)
Action, Drama, Thriller
A driver named Bhakti Thapa is assigned a job to transport 1 crore rupees from Pokhara to Kathmandu. But people having this secret information are behind him to rob him when the chance comes.
19. Highway (I) (2012)
80 min | Drama
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 »
21. Jatra (2016)
150 min | Comedy, Drama
An innocent, poor and hardworking man Phadindra Timsina (Bipin Karki) finds a sack full of 3 Crores Nepalese rupees stolen from a bank. He then consults with his 2 friends Jayas (Rabindra ... See full summary »
22. Suntali (2014)
110 min | Comedy, Drama
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 »
23. Kabaddi (2014)
123 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
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.
25. Resham Filili (2015)
152 min | Comedy
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.
28. Muna Madan (2003)
133 min | Drama
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 »
29. Kathmandu (2011)
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 »
30. Basanti (I) (2000)
284 min | History, Musical, Romance
Basanti is a historical love story based on the novel by Diamond Shamsher.It depicts the story of a girl along with the accounts of the historical events during the time of Junga Bahadur Rana, the first Rana Prime Minister of Nepal.
33. Kusume rumal (1985)
Drama, Musical, Romance
A girl falls in love with her classmate. While everything seems right, a worker starts dreaming of marrying her and another classmate tries the same by force.
34. Zhigrana (2015)
125 min | Mystery, Thriller
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 »
39. Kagbeni (2008)
130 min | Drama, Horror
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.
40. Soongava (2012)
85 min | Drama
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 »
42. Palash (2017)
Drama | Filming
Samjhana,a middle class village girl wishes to marry a rich guy which later leads her to be sold at a brothel. The sweetness of her lover back from her village and the harshness of the ... See full summary »
44. Mero Euta Saathi Cha (2009)
161 min | Romance
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 »
48. Acharya (2011)
147 min | Biography, Drama, Music
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 »
50. Khandan (2002)
Sudha, who is pregnant, never thought that Gyatri Subedi, her mother-in-law, would hatch such a cruel conspiracy against her just after her newlywed husband Vijaya left for the city. ... See full summary »