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1. Project Marathwada (2016)

110 min | Drama

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Project Marathwada is the story of a Marathwada-based indebted farmer, who comes to Mumbai in hope of being helped by the Government after the suicide of his son. The story takes a turn ... See full summary »

Director: Bhavin Wadia | Stars: Om Puri, Seema Biswas, Govind Namdeo, Dalip Tahil

Votes: 7

2. Bharat Ek Khoj (1988– )

History

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The 5000-year history of India from its beginnings to independence in 1947.

Stars: Roshan Seth, Ravi Jhankal, K.K. Raina, Salim Ghouse

Votes: 473

3. Tamas (1986– )

297 min | Drama

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This TV miniseries ("Darkness" in English) became famous in India in the mid/late 80s for its realistic depiction of the partition of the Indian subcontinent. In 1947, the sub continent ... See full summary »

Stars: Om Puri, Deepa Sahi, Amrish Puri, Bhisham Sahni

Votes: 252

4. Sea Hawks (1997–1998)

Thriller

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The pivot of the series is the Indian Coast Guard, which is a multi-mission independent armed force. There's plenty of action as the coast guards battle terrorists and mafia syndicates, with help from local police.

Stars: Vijay Raj, Madhavan, Manoj Pahwa, Om Puri

Votes: 75

5. Yeh Hai Lollipop (2016)

Comedy

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Mix of drama, thrill, romance and a lot of humor the movie is based on the growing mall culture in India.

Director: Manoj Sharma | Stars: Om Puri, Chirag Thakkar, Shilpa Anand, Himani Shivpuri

Votes: 13

6. The Jewel in the Crown (1984)

778 min | Drama, History, Romance

8.5
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The British Raj: though their position seems secure, thoughtful English men and women know that "their" time in India is coming to an end. The story begins with an unjust arrest for rape, ... See full summary »

Stars: Tim Pigott-Smith, Geraldine James, Wendy Morgan, Judy Parfitt

Votes: 1,651

7. Jaane Bhi Do Yaaro (1983)

Not Rated | 132 min | Comedy, Drama

8.5
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Two friends, attempting to start-up their own photo studio, come across shady dealings, corruption and murder, and must fight to bring the guilty to light.

Director: Kundan Shah | Stars: Naseeruddin Shah, Ravi Baswani, Bhakti Barve, Satish Shah

Votes: 10,318

8. Chaar Sahibzaade 2: Rise of Banda Singh Bahadur (2016)

Not Rated | 134 min | Animation

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A profound and courageous story on how Guru Grace changed Banda Singh Bahadur in and out and enabled him to lead Sikh army to Punjab province to establish righteousness and equality in the ... See full summary »

Director: Harry Baweja | Star: Om Puri

Votes: 393 | Gross: $0.69M

9. Chann Pardesee (1980)

147 min | Drama

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In a small town in the state of Punjab, India, lives a honest farm worker, Harnek Singh alias Nek, who works hard for his employer, Jagirdar Joginder Singh. Nek is in love with village ... See full summary »

Director: Chitraarth | Stars: Raj Babbar, Rama Vij, Kulbhushan Kharbanda, Amrish Puri

Votes: 52

10. Kakaji Kahin (1988– )

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Stars: Om Puri, Akhil Mishra

Votes: 21

11. Rang De Basanti (2006)

Not Rated | 157 min | Comedy, Drama

8.3
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The story of six young Indians who assist an English Woman to film a documentary on the extremist freedom fighters from their past, and the events that lead them to relive the long forgotten saga of freedom.

Director: Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra | Stars: Aamir Khan, Soha Ali Khan, Siddharth, Sharman Joshi

Votes: 92,900 | Gross: $2.20M

12. Chaar Sahibzaade (2014)

Unrated | 135 min | Animation, History

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The sacrifices of the four sons of Guru Gobind Singh ji (tenth guru of Sikhs) - Baba Ajit Singh ji, Baba Jujhar Singh ji, Baba Zorawar Singh ji and Baba Fateh Singh ji.

Director: Harry Baweja | Stars: Om Puri, Harman Baweja

Votes: 7,376

13. Gubbare (1999–2000)

Comedy

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Stars: Dilip Prabhavalkar, Prashant Damle, Suhas Joshi, Niki Walia

Votes: 23

14. Kirdaar (1993–1995)

Drama

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A television series directed by Gulzaar Sahab. Based on different short stories written by several famous Indian writers. Music given and sung by Jagjit Singh. Surely a classic from 90's.

Stars: Om Puri, Bhupendra, Manav Kajaria, Mita Vasisht

Votes: 32

15. Maqbool (2003)

132 min | Crime, Drama

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The intrigue of the Shakespearean tragedy 'Macbeth' is transposed to the Mumbai underworld.

Director: Vishal Bhardwaj | Stars: Irrfan Khan, Tabu, Pankaj Kapur, Naseeruddin Shah

Votes: 6,810

16. OMG: Oh My God! (2012)

Not Rated | 125 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy

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A shopkeeper takes God to court when his shop is destroyed by an earthquake.

Director: Umesh Shukla | Stars: Paresh Rawal, Mithun Chakraborty, Akshay Kumar, Om Puri

Votes: 38,935 | Gross: $0.92M

17. Hera Pheri (2000)

Not Rated | 156 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

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Three unemployed men find the answer to all their money problems when they recieve a call from a kidnapper. However, things do not go as planned.

Director: Priyadarshan | Stars: Akshay Kumar, Paresh Rawal, Sunil Shetty, Tabu

Votes: 44,171

18. Comedy Nights with Kapil (2013–2016)

TV-PG | 60 min | Comedy, Talk-Show

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Every episode starts with stage act of Kapil Sharma and various characters and then Kapil take one or more celebrity interview with co-actors.

Stars: Kapil Sharma, Kiku Sharda, Ali Asgar, Sumona Chakravarti

Votes: 4,200

19. Sparsh (1980)

145 min | Drama, Romance

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Anirudh Parmar is blind, but he does not let this impairment bind him down. He runs a school for the blind as a Principal. He meets with social worker, Kavita. Kavita is attracted to him, ... See full summary »

Director: Sai Paranjape | Stars: Shabana Azmi, Naseeruddin Shah, Sudha Chopra, Mohan Gokhale

Votes: 491

20. Ardh Satya (1983)

130 min | Crime, Drama

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A newly appointed police rookie deals with corruption, romance, and brutality.

Director: Govind Nihalani | Stars: Om Puri, Smita Patil, Amrish Puri, Shafi Inamdar

Votes: 1,307

21. Antarnaad (1991)

160 min | Drama

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The story of Antarnaad is based on the work of Pandurang Shastri which over the last 36 years is revolutionizing the Indian countryside by transforming the lives of people in a way that can... See full summary »

Director: Shyam Benegal | Stars: Girish Karnad, Kulbhushan Kharbanda, Shabana Azmi, Om Puri

Votes: 99

22. Mr. Yogi (1989– )

Comedy

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It is a story of an USA settled Indian boy trying to arrange his marriage in India.

Stars: Mohan Gokhale, Pallavi Joshi, Om Puri, Chandrakant Thakkar

Votes: 71

23. Gandhi (1982)

PG | 191 min | Biography, Drama, History

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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: 197,966 | Gross: $52.77M

24. Bajrangi Bhaijaan (2015)

Not Rated | 163 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

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An Indian man with a magnanimous heart takes a young mute Pakistani girl back to her homeland to reunite her with her family.

Director: Kabir Khan | Stars: Salman Khan, Kareena Kapoor Khan, Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Om Puri

Votes: 57,068 | Gross: $8.18M

25. Trafficker (2015)

90 min | Action, Drama

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When a young Vietnamese-Australian thug botches a gangland assassination and runs into serious debt with his triad, his younger brother is forced to embark on a harrowing drug run from Vietnam to pay off the mob bosses.

Director: Larry Smith | Stars: Amanda Donohoe, Om Puri, Vithaya Pansringarm, Elidh MacQueen

Votes: 17

26. Woh Chokri (1994 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 129 min | Drama

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Tunu lives and spends her time at the Howrah Railway Station, searching desperately for her father Dinesh Roy, a small-time politician. He abandoned her and her mother, Geeta, who is now a bootlegger and prostitute in order to survive.

Director: Subhankar Ghosh | Stars: Pallavi Joshi, Neena Gupta, Paresh Rawal, Om Puri

Votes: 60

27. Ankuram (1993)

Not Rated | 131 min | Drama

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The story of a woman trying to return the child of a naxalite to him.

Director: Uma Maheswara Rao | Stars: Revathy, Sarath Babu, Balaiah M., Om Puri

Votes: 45

28. Hey Ram (2000)

Not Rated | 186 min | Crime, Drama, History

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Saketh Ram's wife is raped and killed during direct action day riots in Calcutta. He is convinced that Mahatma Gandhi is responsible for all the problems happening in the country and sets out to kill him.

Director: Kamal Haasan | Stars: Kamal Haasan, Shah Rukh Khan, Rani Mukerji, Hema Malini

Votes: 9,306 | Gross: $0.27M

29. Aakrosh (1980)

144 min | Drama, Mystery, Thriller

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A public prosecutor discovers the harsh realities about life of the scheduled tribes in India during 1980s while defending a case of a tribesman charged of murdering his wife.

Director: Govind Nihalani | Stars: Naseeruddin Shah, Smita Patil, Amrish Puri, Om Puri

Votes: 590

30. Long Da Lishkara (1986)

143 min | Drama, Romance

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A man (Raj Babbar) must decide between true love or his family's reputation when he falls in love with a servant.

Director: Harpal Tiwana | Stars: Raj Babbar, Om Puri, Gurdas Maan, Nina Tiwana

Votes: 61

31. Sadgati (1981 TV Movie)

45 min | Action, Drama

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Untouchable shoemender Dukhi comes to the Brahmin's and asks him to arrange his daughter's engagement. The Brahmin belongs to a higher caste. He wants Dukhi to work for him (and for free) ... See full summary »

Director: Satyajit Ray | Stars: Om Puri, Smita Patil, Mohan Agashe, Gita Siddharth

Votes: 304

32. Katha Sagar (1986– )

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Stars: Rahul Singh, Iftekhar, Irrfan Khan, Suresh Oberoi

Votes: 29

33. Godhuli (1977)

Drama

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Set in an underdeveloped village in the vast rural hinterland, the story opens with Public Works Department workers taking measurements for construction of a road that is to pass through ... See full summary »

Directors: B.V. Karanth, Girish Karnad | Stars: Sita Kadlekop, Kulbhushan Kharbanda, Lakshmi Krishnamurthy, Paula Lindsay

Votes: 22

34. Lakshya (2004)

Not Rated | 186 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

7.9
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An aimless, jobless, irresponsible grown man joins the army and matures into a battlefield hero.

Director: Farhan Akhtar | Stars: Amitabh Bachchan, Hrithik Roshan, Preity Zinta, Om Puri

Votes: 16,177 | Gross: $0.75M

35. Maachis (1996)

160 min | Action, Crime, Drama

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A realistic, hard-hitting portrayal of terrorism and youth in the Punjab after the 1984 riots.

Director: Gulzar | Stars: Om Puri, Tabu, Chandrachur Singh, Kanwaljit Singh

Votes: 1,645

36. Actor in Law (2016)

116 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

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Estranged from his attorney father, an aspiring actor poses as a lawyer who becomes a celebrity for taking on difficult cases.

Director: Nabeel Qureshi | Stars: Om Puri, Mahira Khan, Alyy Khan, Mehwish Hayat

Votes: 1,638

37. Triyacharitra (1994)

Not Rated | 120 min | Drama

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A daughter of poor parents was engaged to a man when she was 13. The man is away working in Calcutta. In the meanwhile, she befriends a truck-driver who promises her parents a huge amount ... See full summary »

Director: Basu Chatterjee | Stars: Rajeshwari Sachdev, S.M. Zaheer, Mansi Upadhyay, Deepak Qazir

Votes: 44

38. Shodh (1981)

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Surendra (Om Puri), having been exiled from his village in youth and established himself in the city, comes back to the news of his father's demise, reportedly at the hands of a phantom. He... See full summary »

Director: Biplab Roy Chowdhury | Stars: Om Puri, Kanhu Bandhopodhyay, Tapti Bhatachrjee, Uday Chandra

Votes: 8

39. Mirch Masala (1987)

Not Rated | 128 min | Drama, Thriller

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In colonial India, subedars (tax collectors) went from village to village with soldiers, often demanding more than taxes. A subedar commands Sonbai, a beautiful and confident woman whose ... See full summary »

Director: Ketan Mehta | Stars: Ram Gopal Bajaj, Benjamin Gilani, Mohan Gokhale, Nina Kulkarni

Votes: 891

40. Kalyug (1981)

152 min | Drama

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This movie tells story of fierce and total competition of two related business families in the days of license raaj India.The overall plot is based on Mahabharat.This movie shows that how ... See full summary »

Director: Shyam Benegal | Stars: Shashi Kapoor, Rekha, Raj Babbar, Kulbhushan Kharbanda

Votes: 413

41. Target (1995)

122 min | Drama

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Director: Sandip Ray | Stars: Mohan Agashe, Barun Chakraborty, Champa, Gyanesh Mukherjee

Votes: 71

42. The Ghazi Attack (2017)

Not Rated | 116 min | Action, History, Thriller

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A Pakistani submarine, Ghazi plans to secretly attack Vizag port. For doing so, it has to get past Indian submarine S21.

Director: Sankalp Reddy | Stars: Rana Daggubati, Kay Kay Menon, Atul Kulkarni, Om Puri

Votes: 7,812

43. Droh Kaal (1994)

162 min | Drama, Thriller

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Riveting suspense thriller about a dedicated cop who leads an under-cover squad against a group of terrorists. He manages to capture their leader, but finds himself and his family mentally ... See full summary »

Director: Govind Nihalani | Stars: Om Puri, Naseeruddin Shah, Mita Vasisht, Annu Kapoor

Votes: 305

44. Ghayal (1990)

163 min | Action, Crime, Drama

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Ajay Mehra, an amateur boxer, takes revenge against Balwant Rai, a crooked businessman, after his elder brother is killed.

Director: Rajkumar Santoshi | Stars: Sunny Deol, Meenakshi Sheshadri, Amrish Puri, Moushumi Chatterjee

Votes: 3,202

45. Mile Sur Mera Tumhara (1988 TV Movie)

Musical

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The national integration video was intended to instill a sense of pride and promote unity amongst Indians, highlighting the different linguistic communities and societies that live in India... See full summary »

Director: Kailash Surendranath | Stars: Shabana Azmi, Amitabh Bachchan, Mangalampalli Balamuralikrishna, Mithun Chakraborty

Votes: 23

46. Debshishu (1987)

Not Rated | 100 min | Drama

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This powerful and realistic film is a study of poverty, illiteracy, natural calamities and the toll they take on the human soul. the story of a rural couple who're trying to survive on the ... See full summary »

Director: Utpalendu Chakrabarty | Stars: Bijoy Dey, Noni Ganguly, Sadhu Meher, Sunil Mukherjee

Votes: 15

47. Susman (1987)

140 min | Drama

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A story about the "Ikat" handloom weavers of Pochampally through the master weaver Ramulu and his family struggle in time of mass-production.

Director: Shyam Benegal | Stars: Shabana Azmi, Om Puri, Kulbhushan Kharbanda, Neena Gupta

Votes: 20

48. Chokh (1983)

98 min | Drama

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Director: Utpalendu Chakrabarty | Stars: Om Puri, Anil Chatterjee, Shyamanand Jalan, Sreela Majumdar

Votes: 24

49. The Jewel in the Crown (1984)
Episode: Crossing the River (1984)

TV-14 | 105 min | Drama, History, Romance

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In February 1942 Daphne Manners, the niece of the one-time Governor of the District, arrives in Mayapore, India full of enthusiasm. She is staying with her 'aunt' Lili, a close friend of ... See full summary »

Directors: Christopher Morahan, Jim O'Brien | Stars: Matyelok Gibbs, Om Puri, Art Malik, Tim Pigott-Smith

Votes: 38

50. A Death in the Gunj (2016)

Not Rated | 110 min | Drama, Thriller

7.6
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Life for a shy young Indian student slowly falls to pieces during a family road trip.

Director: Konkona Sen Sharma | Stars: Chandram Bhagat, Gulshan Devaiah, Kalki Koechlin, Shimanti Kumari

Votes: 2,298