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51. Deewaar (1975)

174 min | Action, Crime, Drama

8.1
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Vijay struggles as a dockworker. Eventually, he becomes a leading figure of the underworld, while his younger brother, Ravi, is an educated, upright policeman. This divide causes problems in their relationship.

Director: Yash Chopra | Stars: Amitabh Bachchan, Shashi Kapoor, Nirupa Roy, Parveen Babi

Votes: 9,124

52. The Story of Film: An Odyssey (2011)

Not Rated | 60 min | Documentary, History

8.5
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A comprehensive history of the medium and art of motion pictures.

Stars: Mark Cousins, Juan Diego Botto, Aleksandr Sokurov, Norman Lloyd

Votes: 3,637

53. Silsila (1981)

Not Rated | 182 min | Drama, Family, Romance

7.4
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SILSILA is a love story, thwarted by society's demands, which reappears as adultery but can it survive in the face of society?

Director: Yash Chopra | Stars: Amitabh Bachchan, Shashi Kapoor, Jaya Bhaduri, Rekha

Votes: 2,313

54. Mangal Pandey: The Rising (2005)

150 min | Biography, Drama, History

6.6
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This is a film about the leader of the 1857 mutiny and his fight against the British rule.

Director: Ketan Mehta | Stars: Aamir Khan, Rani Mukerji, Toby Stephens, Coral Beed

Votes: 8,807 | Gross: $0.87M

55. Force (2011)

R | 137 min | Action, Thriller

6.4
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A vengeful drug-dealer/gangster targets and terrorizes an entire police unit and their families.

Director: Nishikant Kamat | Stars: John Abraham, Genelia D'Souza, Raj Babbar, Mohnish Bahl

Votes: 6,394

56. Aisha (I) (2010)

126 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

5.0
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Chaos results after a wealthy woman decides to turn match-maker for a naive village belle.

Director: Rajshree Ojha | Stars: Sonam Kapoor, Abhay Deol, Amrita Puri, Cyrus Sahukar

Votes: 3,588

57. Namastey London (2007)

128 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.2
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A man takes his thoroughly-British daughter to his home country, India. There, he arranges her marriage to someone she considers a fool. The daughter attempts to outwit them, but the groom quietly and patiently hatches his own plan.

Director: Vipul Amrutlal Shah | Stars: Akshay Kumar, Katrina Kaif, Rishi Kapoor, Clive Standen

Votes: 19,670 | Gross: $1.21M

58. West Is West (2010)

103 min | Comedy, Drama

6.5
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An immigrant father decides to take his truant son back to the old country.

Director: Andy De Emmony | Stars: Aqib Khan, Om Puri, Linda Bassett, Robert Pugh

Votes: 2,712

59. Ekk Deewana Tha (2012)

PG | 136 min | Drama, Romance

5.9
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An aspiring filmmaker from Mumbai falls in love with a woman from a strict orthodox Christian family.

Director: Goutham Vasudev Menon | Stars: Prateik, Amy Jackson, Sachin Khedekar, Manu Rishi Chadha

Votes: 2,721

60. Fire (1996)

Unrated | 104 min | Drama, Romance

7.2
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64 Metascore

Two women who are abandoned by their husbands, find love and solace in each other.

Director: Deepa Mehta | Stars: Shabana Azmi, Nandita Das, Karishma Jhalani, Ramanjeet Kaur

Votes: 5,371 | Gross: $0.40M

61. Rock On 2 (2016)

Not Rated | 143 min | Drama, Music

5.0
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The band, Magik reunites with some new members.

Director: Shujaat Saudagar | Stars: Farhan Akhtar, Shraddha Kapoor, Arjun Rampal, Purab Kohli

Votes: 1,746

62. Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose: The Forgotten Hero (2005)

208 min | Biography, Drama, History

7.5
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The film, which is about the last five years of the Indian leader Subhas Chandra's life, also includes his life's story in flashback sequences. However, it does not cover the controversy surrounding Bose's death.

Director: Shyam Benegal | Stars: Vinay Anand, Ila Arun, Pankaj Berry, Nicolas Chagrin

Votes: 894

63. Baadshah (1999)

175 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

6.8
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A small time detective is mistaken as a CBI agent and gets embroiled in a deadly mission to save the Chief Minister from an assassination attempt.

Directors: Abbas Alibhai Burmawalla, Mastan Alibhai Burmawalla | Stars: Shah Rukh Khan, Twinkle Khanna, Amrish Puri, Johnny Lever

Votes: 15,476

64. 1942: A Love Story (1994)

Not Rated | 157 min | Romance, Action, Drama

7.2
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A young Indian couple, both from wealthy backgrounds, find themselves caught up in the 1940's Indian revolutionary movement against their families whom are under the thumb a sadistic British general.

Director: Vidhu Vinod Chopra | Stars: Anil Kapoor, Jackie Shroff, Manisha Koirala, Anupam Kher

Votes: 2,954

65. Saagar (1985)

186 min | Drama, Romance

7.2
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Raja, a fisherman is secretly in love with Mona. When wealthy Ravi comes to live with his grandmother, Kamladevi, he sees Mona and falls in love with her. Mona also reciprocates his love. ... See full summary »

Director: Ramesh Sippy | Stars: Rishi Kapoor, Kamal Haasan, Dimple Kapadia, Nadira

Votes: 772

66. Ishq (1997)

161 min | Action, Comedy, Drama

6.9
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Harbans Rai and Ranjit Rai are two wealthy businessmen who absolutely *loathe* poverty and poor people . As fate would have it , Harbans Rai's daughter Madhu falls for a poor mechanic Raja ... See full summary »

Director: Indra Kumar | Stars: Aamir Khan, Ajay Devgn, Juhi Chawla, Kajol

Votes: 9,109

67. Shakti (1982)

166 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.7
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A scrupulously honest cop refuses kidnappers' demands at grave risk to the life of his son. The son is rescued but lives forever scarred by his father's willingness to sacrifice his own son... See full summary »

Director: Ramesh Sippy | Stars: Dilip Kumar, Amitabh Bachchan, Rakhee Gulzar, Smita Patil

Votes: 1,714

68. LOC: Kargil (2003)

255 min | Drama, History, War

5.1
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Based on the real story during Kargil war fought between India and Pakistan in 1999.

Director: J.P. Dutta | Stars: Sanjay Dutt, Ajay Devgn, Saif Ali Khan, Sunil Shetty

Votes: 2,251

69. The Hero: Love Story of a Spy (2003)

Unrated | 160 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

5.2
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Arun Khanna is a spy for the Indian government whose aid is enlisted to stop ISI Chief Ishak Khan. Khan is trying to build a nuclear bomb with which he can liberate Kashmir from the Indians... See full summary »

Director: Anil Sharma | Stars: Sunny Deol, Preity Zinta, Priyanka Chopra, Amrish Puri

Votes: 1,865 | Gross: $3.38M

70. Umrao Jaan (2006)

188 min | Drama, Romance

5.5
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J.P. Dutta's adaption of the Urdu novel "Umrao Jan Ada" by Mirza Haadi Ruswa (1905).

Director: J.P. Dutta | Stars: Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Shabana Azmi, Sunil Shetty, Abhishek Bachchan

Votes: 1,749

71. Dhan Dhana Dhan Goal (2007)

167 min | Drama, Sport

4.9
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Jaidev and Kavita Bhasin live a middle-classed lifestyle in Southall, England, along with their son, Sunny. During the mid-80s Jaidev was a huge fan of the all-Asian Southall Football Club,... See full summary »

Director: Vivek Agnihotri | Stars: John Abraham, Arshad Warsi, Bipasha Basu, Boman Irani

Votes: 2,128

72. Meri Jung (1985)

Not Rated | 164 min | Drama

7.3
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Two top lawyers battle against each other while the whole city witnesses the battle.

Director: Subhash Ghai | Stars: Anil Kapoor, Girish Karnad, Nutan, Amrish Puri

Votes: 942

73. Virasat (1997)

Not Rated | 165 min | Drama, Family, Musical

7.5
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After completing his studies in London, England, Shakti Thakur returns home to India in a small town where his family resides. Accompanying him is his leggy girlfriend, Anita, who he is in ... See full summary »

Director: Priyadarshan | Stars: Anil Kapoor, Tabu, Pooja Batra, Milind Gunaji

Votes: 2,274

74. Aalavandhan (2001)

Not Rated | 177 min | Action, Thriller

7.1
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A psychopath tries to protect his twin brother from a lady he visualizes as his evil stepmother, and eventually ends up fighting with him.

Director: Suresh Krishna | Stars: Kamal Haasan, Raveena Tandon, Manisha Koirala, Kitu Gidwani

Votes: 1,727

75. Mere Yaar Ki Shaadi Hai (2002)

Not Rated | 158 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

5.3
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Sanjay wakes up to the truth that he loves his best friend Sanjana reluctantly but surely and sets off on a noble mission - to break her wedding.

Director: Sanjay Gadhvi | Stars: Uday Chopra, Jimmy Sheirgill, Bipasha Basu, Tanaaz Currim Irani

Votes: 1,939

76. Zubeidaa (2001)

Unrated | 153 min | Biography, Drama, History

6.2
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Zubeidaa, an aspiring Muslim actress, marries a Hindu prince to become his second wife. Her tumultuous relationship with her husband, and her inner demons lead her to a decision which has fatal consequences for them all.

Director: Shyam Benegal | Stars: Karisma Kapoor, Rekha, Manoj Bajpayee, Rajit Kapoor

Votes: 1,372

77. Jaadugar (1989)

Comedy, Fantasy

4.0
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After learning a few magical tricks from his fellow inmate former businessman and ex-jail convict assume the identity of an ascetic named Mahaprabhu Jagatsagar Chintamani so that he can ... See full summary »

Director: Prakash Mehra | Stars: Amitabh Bachchan, Jaya Prada, Amrita Singh, Pran

Votes: 425

78. Shaan (1980)

Not Rated | 181 min | Action, Adventure, Crime

7.1
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Two brothers go after the international mafia kingpin who murdered their cop brother. They are later joined by another man who wants revenge against the gangster.

Director: Ramesh Sippy | Stars: Sunil Dutt, Shashi Kapoor, Amitabh Bachchan, Shatrughan Sinha

Votes: 2,238

79. Duplicate (1998)

Not Rated | 164 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

5.5
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In order to evade the law, a ruthless don tries to kill his lookalike; a chef and takes his place.

Director: Mahesh Bhatt | Stars: Juhi Chawla, Shah Rukh Khan, Sonali Bendre, Kajol

Votes: 6,440

80. Vishwaroopam 2 (2018)

Not Rated | 145 min | Action, Thriller

5.9
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A continuation of Vishwaroopam (2013), it showcases Wisam's relationship with his wife and team as he struggles to counter an impending terror attack planned by his archenemy, Omar.

Director: Kamal Haasan | Stars: Kamal Haasan, Rahul Bose, Shekhar Kapur, Pooja Kumar

Votes: 1,917

81. Love Story 2050 (2008)

G | 180 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

2.6
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With the help of his uncle, a man travels to the future to try and bring his girlfriend back to life.

Director: Harry Baweja | Stars: Harman Baweja, Priyanka Chopra, Boman Irani, Archana Puran Singh

Votes: 2,134

82. Zanjeer (2013)

Not Rated | 137 min | Action, Drama

3.2
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ACP Vijay Khanna is transferred to Mumbai where he will have do deal with the oil mafia led by Rudra Pratap Teja.

Director: Apoorva Lakhia | Stars: Ram Charan, Priyanka Chopra, Sanjay Dutt, Prakash Raj

Votes: 2,149

83. Y.M.I. Yeh Mera India (2008)

137 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

7.8
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Lives of several people intertwine during an eventful day in Mumbai.

Director: N. Chandra | Stars: Anupam Kher, Atul Kulkarni, Milind Gunaji, Aakash Pandey

Votes: 862

84. Kaala Patthar (1979)

Not Rated | 176 min | Action, Drama, History

7.7
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Inspired by a true mining tragedy the film is about people from all walks of life showing courage and character to fight the forces of nature.

Director: Yash Chopra | Stars: Amitabh Bachchan, Shashi Kapoor, Shatrughan Sinha, Rakhee Gulzar

Votes: 1,873

85. Chalk N Duster (I) (2016)

130 min | Drama

6.6
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CHALK N DUSTER is an emotional journey of two teachers Vidya ( Shabana Azmi) & Jyoti ( Juhi Chawla) , serving at a Mumbai - based High School. Their passion and love for teaching, bonds ... See full summary »

Director: Jayant Gilatar | Stars: Richa Chadha, Shabana Azmi, Arya Babbar, Gavie Chahal

Votes: 545

86. Narasimha (1991)

Not Rated | 214 min | Action, Drama

5.6
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Narasimha a young and captive man lives a middle class life with his family in a quite neighbor hood. He gets his beautiful sister marry to an eligible young man in there vicinity. On the ... See full summary »

Director: N. Chandra | Stars: Sunny Deol, Dimple Kapadia, Urmila Matondkar, Ravi Behl

Votes: 343

87. Refugee (2000)

207 min | Drama, Musical, Romance

5.4
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Bihar-based Manzur Ahmed, his wife, his mother, and his daughter, decide to re-locate to East Pakistan after the partitioning of Hindustan during 1948, following the tussle between Sheikh ... See full summary »

Director: J.P. Dutta | Stars: Jackie Shroff, Sunil Shetty, Abhishek Bachchan, Kareena Kapoor

Votes: 1,722 | Gross: $0.54M

88. Keemat: They Are Back (1998)

162 min | Action, Comedy, Drama

5.8
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After a man is killed when a mugging goes wrong, the two small-time crooks responsible try to make amends by pretending to be his best friends and helping his village.

Director: Sameer Malkan | Stars: Akshay Kumar, Raveena Tandon, Saif Ali Khan, Sonali Bendre

Votes: 1,036

89. Trishul (1978)

167 min | Action, Drama, Musical

7.7
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Vijay Kumar is the illegitimate son of a construction baron, Raj Kumar Gupta and his first love, Shanti, whom he gives up in order to marry a wealthy heiress. Raj does not know of this son,... See full summary »

Director: Yash Chopra | Stars: Amitabh Bachchan, Sanjeev Kumar, Shashi Kapoor, Hema Malini

Votes: 1,779

90. Wajood (1998)

180 min | Action, Crime, Drama

6.9
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This story revolves around Malhar Gopaldas Agnihotri, a out-of-work actor, poor, and dependent on his father, who is heading for retirement. Malhar knows that he can act, very well indeed, ... See full summary »

Director: N. Chandra | Stars: Nana Patekar, Madhuri Dixit, Mukul Dev, Ramya Krishnan

Votes: 486

91. What's Your Raashee? (2009)

195 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

4.6
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A young man has only ten days to locate his soulmate as dictated by the stars, otherwise he could lose a fortune. He thus embarks on a journey through love, looking through twelve girls to find the one who fits his horoscope.

Director: Ashutosh Gowariker | Stars: Harman Baweja, Priyanka Chopra, Anjan Srivastav, Manju Singh

Votes: 2,391 | Gross: $0.26M

92. Saath Saath (1982)

Drama

7.1
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Avinash, an M.A. student, is an idealistic young man with socialist views and stern principles. He is not affected by materialistic nature of his generation and strongly opposes acquiring ... See full summary »

Director: Raman Kumar | Stars: Deepti Naval, Farooq Shaikh, Satish Shah, Iftekhar

Votes: 174

93. Kuch Naa Kaho (2003)

Not Rated | 169 min | Drama, Romance

5.4
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A man is coerced by his uncle to get married and assigns this task to his secretary. However the man falls for the secretary herself, who has a dark past.

Director: Rohan Sippy | Stars: Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Abhishek Bachchan, Satish Shah, Suhasini Mulay

Votes: 2,115

94. Corporate (2006)

142 min | Drama

6.5
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Two corporate giants compete in order to recklessly maximize their respective profits.

Director: Madhur Bhandarkar | Stars: Bipasha Basu, Kay Kay Menon, Raj Babbar, Rajat Kapoor

Votes: 1,815

95. Procession of Memories (1973)

164 min | Action, Drama, Musical

7.4
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Three brothers are separated after their parents' murder. Years later, their only hope of avenging their parents and reuniting as a family lies in the song they learned as children.

Director: Nasir Hussain | Stars: Dharmendra, Zeenat Aman, Vijay Arora, Imtiaz Khan

Votes: 1,744

96. Zanjeer (1973)

Not Rated | 145 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.6
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A tough and honest police officer clashes with a crime boss who, unbeknownst to him, happens to be his parents' murderer.

Director: Prakash Mehra | Stars: Amitabh Bachchan, Jaya Bhaduri, Pran, Om Prakash

Votes: 3,338

97. Seeta Aur Geeta (1972)

162 min | Comedy, Drama, Family

6.8
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Long-suffering heiress Seeta is treated worse than a servant by her abusive money-grubbing aunt. Meanwhile, her long-lost twin sister Geeta grows up to be a gutsy street-performer. One day, the girls unintentionally swap places.

Director: Ramesh Sippy | Stars: Dharmendra, Sanjeev Kumar, Hema Malini, Manorama

Votes: 1,492

98. Jaane Jigar (1998)

Not Rated | 175 min | Comedy, Drama, Family

3.4
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Ravi and Vijay's friendship was an example by itself. One was Life-Jaan, the other Jigar-Courage, the famous singer Ravi Kumar and the daring Vijay Kumar. Vijay's mother looked after Ravi ... See full summary »

Directors: Arshad Khan, Talat Jani | Stars: Jackie Shroff, Ayub Khan, Mamta Kulkarni, Manek Bedi

Votes: 25

99. Phir Bhi Dil Hai Hindustani (2000)

Not Rated | 160 min | Comedy, Drama, Musical

6.2
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In order to seek justice for a man who exacts vengeance on a politician, who was responsible for his daughter's death, two rival reporters teams up to help him to prove his innocence.

Director: Aziz Mirza | Stars: Shah Rukh Khan, Juhi Chawla, Johnny Lever, Paresh Rawal

Votes: 6,179 | Gross: $0.59M

100. Angaaray (1998)

141 min | Action, Crime, Drama

5.4
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Bangalore-based Police Inspector Amar, a reformed juvenile, convicted for knifing a male, is approached by Mumbai's Police Commissioner Vinod Talwar, and assigned the task of locating the ... See full summary »

Director: Mahesh Bhatt | Stars: Akshay Kumar, Nagarjuna Akkineni, Pooja Bhatt, Sonali Bendre

Votes: 716



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