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1. Anari (1959)

2 hr 46 min | Comedy, Drama, Musical

Rated on 09 Apr 2016

Raj Kumar is an honest, handsome and intelligent young man to boot. He works as a sole Trader therefore a painter by trade, but unable to earn a living, and unable to pay rent to his ... See full summary »

Director: Hrishikesh Mukherjee | Stars: Raj Kapoor, Nutan, Lalita Pawar, Shubha Khote

Votes: 543

2. Teesri Kasam (1966)

2 hr 39 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

Rated on 09 Apr 2016

A naive bullock-cart driver falls for a traveling courtesan.

Director: Basu Bhattacharya | Stars: Raj Kapoor, Waheeda Rehman, Dulari, Iftekhar

Votes: 620

3. Sahib Bibi Aur Ghulam (1962)

Not Rated | 2 hr 32 min | Drama, Musical

Rated on 09 Apr 2016

A lowly servant, Bhootnath gets close to the wife of his employer, and narrates her story through his eyes and perspective.

Director: Abrar Alvi | Stars: Meena Kumari, Guru Dutt, Rehman, Waheeda Rehman

Votes: 1,254

4. Airlift (2016)

Not Rated | 2 hr 10 min | Action, Drama, History

Rated on 23 Jan 2016

When Iraq invades Kuwait in August, 1990, a callous Indian businessman becomes the spokesperson for more than 170,000 stranded countrymen.

Director: Raja Menon | Stars: Akshay Kumar, Nimrat Kaur, Kumud Mishra, Prakash Belawadi

Votes: 43,916

5. Bahubali: The Beginning (2015)

Not Rated | 2 hr 39 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

Rated on 10 Jul 2015

In ancient India, an adventurous and daring man becomes involved in a decades old feud between two warring people.

Director: S.S. Rajamouli | Stars: Prabhas, Rana Daggubati, Anushka Shetty, Tamannaah Bhatia

Votes: 85,676

6. The Act of Killing (2012)

Not Rated | 1 hr 57 min | Documentary, Crime

Rated on 20 May 2015

A documentary which challenges former Indonesian death-squad leaders to reenact their mass-killings in whichever cinematic genres they wish, including classic Hollywood crime scenarios and lavish musical numbers.

Directors: Joshua Oppenheimer, Anonymous, Christine Cynn | Stars: Anwar Congo, Herman Koto, Syamsul Arifin, Ibrahim Sinik

Votes: 28,883

7. Socha Na Tha (2005)

2 hr 17 min | Romance, Comedy

Rated on 20 May 2015

A boy is forced meet a girl for an arranged marriage but even though he refuses the match, they secretly become friends. As things get complicated and both get engaged to different people they realize they've fallen in love with each other.

Director: Imtiaz Ali | Stars: Abhay Deol, Ayesha Takia, Ayesha Jhulka, Apoorva Jha

Votes: 6,126

8. Person of Interest (2011–2016)

TV-14 | 43 min | Action, Crime, Drama

Rated on 20 May 2015

An ex-assassin and a wealthy programmer save lives via a surveillance AI that sends them the identities of civilians involved in impending crimes. However, the details of the crimes--including the civilians' roles--are left a mystery.

Stars: Jim Caviezel, Taraji P. Henson, Kevin Chapman, Michael Emerson

Votes: 145,126

9. Nilam Auntie: An International Treasure (2009)

23 min | Short, Comedy

Rated on 20 May 2015

We learn about the life of one very unique Indian woman, through the eyes of a British documentary crew.

Director: Todd Lampe | Stars: Rasika Mathur, Shaan Dasani, Ranjit Souri, Wayne Eji

Votes: 11

10. Life Unexpected (2010–2011)

1 hr | Drama

Rated on 20 May 2015

After 15 years in foster homes, Lux decides to get emancipated, which leads to her meeting her birth parents.

Stars: Shiri Appleby, Kristoffer Polaha, Britt Robertson, Kerr Smith

Votes: 12,664

11. Lara Croft: Tomb Raider (2001)

PG-13 | 1 hr 40 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy

Rated on 20 May 2015

Video game adventurer Lara Croft comes to life in a movie where she races against time and villains to recover powerful ancient artifacts.

Director: Simon West | Stars: Angelina Jolie, Jon Voight, Iain Glen, Noah Taylor

Votes: 175,419

12. Jab We Met (2007)

Not Rated | 2 hr 18 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

Rated on 20 May 2015

A depressed wealthy businessman finds his life changing after he meets a spunky and care-free young woman.

Director: Imtiaz Ali | Stars: Shahid Kapoor, Kareena Kapoor Khan, Tarun Arora, Dara Singh

Votes: 38,394

13. GoldenEye (1995)

PG-13 | 2 hr 10 min | Action, Adventure, Thriller

Rated on 20 May 2015

James Bond teams up with the lone survivor of a destroyed Russian research center to stop the hijacking of a nuclear space weapon by a fellow Agent formerly believed to be dead.

Director: Martin Campbell | Stars: Pierce Brosnan, Sean Bean, Izabella Scorupco, Famke Janssen

Votes: 214,087

14. Fringe (2008–2013)

TV-14 | 46 min | Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi

Rated on 20 May 2015

An F.B.I. agent is forced to work with an institutionalized scientist and his son in order to rationalize a brewing storm of unexplained phenomena.

Stars: Anna Torv, Joshua Jackson, John Noble, Jasika Nicole

Votes: 197,425

15. Friends (1994–2004)

TV-14 | 22 min | Comedy, Romance

Rated on 20 May 2015

Follows the personal and professional lives of six 20 to 30-something-year-old friends living in Manhattan.

Stars: Jennifer Aniston, Courteney Cox, Lisa Kudrow, Matt LeBlanc

Votes: 588,111

16. First Blood (1982)

R | 1 hr 33 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

Rated on 20 May 2015

Former Green Beret John Rambo is pursued into the mountains surrounding a small town by a tyrannical sheriff and his deputies, forcing him to survive using his combat skills.

Director: Ted Kotcheff | Stars: Sylvester Stallone, Brian Dennehy, Richard Crenna, Bill McKinney

Votes: 190,859

17. Die Hard (1988)

R | 2 hr 12 min | Action, Thriller

Rated on 20 May 2015

John McClane, officer of the NYPD, tries to save his wife Holly Gennaro and several others that were taken hostage by German terrorist Hans Gruber during a Christmas party at the Nakatomi Plaza in Los Angeles.

Director: John McTiernan | Stars: Bruce Willis, Alan Rickman, Bonnie Bedelia, Reginald VelJohnson

Votes: 674,959

18. Die Hard 2 (1990)

R | 2 hr 4 min | Action, Thriller

Rated on 20 May 2015

John McClane attempts to avert disaster as rogue military operatives seize control of Dulles International Airport in Washington, D.C.

Director: Renny Harlin | Stars: Bruce Willis, William Atherton, Bonnie Bedelia, Reginald VelJohnson

Votes: 296,986

19. Chicken Little (2005)

G | 1 hr 21 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

Rated on 20 May 2015

After ruining his reputation with the town, a courageous chicken must come to the rescue of his fellow citizens when aliens start an invasion.

Director: Mark Dindal | Stars: Zach Braff, Joan Cusack, Garry Marshall, Don Knotts

Votes: 73,028

20. A View to a Kill (1985)

PG | 2 hr 11 min | Action, Adventure, Thriller

Rated on 20 May 2015

An investigation of a horse-racing scam leads 007 to a mad industrialist who plans to create a worldwide microchip monopoly by destroying California's Silicon Valley.

Director: John Glen | Stars: Roger Moore, Christopher Walken, Tanya Roberts, Grace Jones

Votes: 75,858

21. 300 (2006)

R | 1 hr 57 min | Action, Fantasy

Rated on 20 May 2015

King Leonidas of Sparta and a force of 300 men fight the Persians at Thermopylae in 480 B.C.

Director: Zack Snyder | Stars: Gerard Butler, Lena Headey, David Wenham, Dominic West

Votes: 663,809

22. 3 Idiots (2009)

PG-13 | 2 hr 50 min | Comedy, Drama

Rated on 20 May 2015

Two friends are searching for their long lost companion. They revisit their college days and recall the memories of their friend who inspired them to think differently, even as the rest of the world called them "idiots".

Director: Rajkumar Hirani | Stars: Aamir Khan, Madhavan, Mona Singh, Sharman Joshi

Votes: 269,652

23. Cranford (2007– )

TV-PG | 7 hr 49 min | Drama

Rated on 20 May 2015

In the 1840s, Cranford is ruled by the ladies. They adore good gossip; and romance and change is in the air, as the unwelcome grasp of the Industrial Revolution rapidly approaches their beloved rural market-town.

Stars: Judi Dench, Julia McKenzie, Imelda Staunton, Lisa Dillon

Votes: 7,397

24. Bride & Prejudice (2004)

PG-13 | 2 hr 2 min | Comedy, Drama, Musical

Rated on 06 Jan 2015

A modern adaptation of Jane Austen's classic novel, Pride and Prejudice, that features the lives of four unmarried daughters in an Indian family.

Director: Gurinder Chadha | Stars: Martin Henderson, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Nadira Babbar, Anupam Kher

Votes: 18,473

25. PK (2014)

2 hr 33 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy

Rated on 06 Jan 2015

An alien on Earth loses the only device he can use to communicate with his spaceship. His innocent nature and child-like questions force the country to evaluate the impact of religion on its people.

Director: Rajkumar Hirani | Stars: Aamir Khan, Anushka Sharma, Sanjay Dutt, Boman Irani

Votes: 120,754

26. Swades (2004)

Not Rated | 3 hr 9 min | Drama

Rated on 06 Jan 2015

A successful Indian scientist returns to an Indian village to take his nanny to America with him and in the process rediscovers his roots.

Director: Ashutosh Gowariker | Stars: Shah Rukh Khan, Gayatri Joshi, Kishori Ballal, Smit Sheth

Votes: 68,993

27. Supernatural (2005– )

TV-14 | 44 min | Drama, Fantasy, Horror

Rated on 31 Dec 2014

Two brothers follow their father's footsteps as "hunters", fighting evil supernatural beings of many kinds, including monsters, demons, and gods that roam the earth.

Stars: Jared Padalecki, Jensen Ackles, Jim Beaver, Misha Collins

Votes: 327,449

28. Enlisted (2014)

TV-14 | 24 min | Comedy

Rated on 27 Dec 2014

Centers on Sgt. Pete Hill who, after a stint in Afghanistan, is stationed at a small military base in Florida to tackle the toughest job of them all leading his dysfunctional brothers' squad.

Stars: Geoff Stults, Chris Lowell, Parker Young, Angelique Cabral

Votes: 4,949

29. Fargo (2014– )

TV-MA | 53 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

Rated on 26 Dec 2014

Various chronicles of deception, intrigue and murder in and around frozen Minnesota. Yet all of these tales mysteriously lead back one way or another to Fargo, ND.

Stars: Billy Bob Thornton, Martin Freeman, Allison Tolman, Colin Hanks

Votes: 239,403

30. Haider (2014)

2 hr 40 min | Action, Crime, Drama

Rated on 07 Oct 2014

A young man returns to Kashmir after his father's disappearance to confront his uncle - the man he suspects of playing a role in his father's fate.

Director: Vishal Bhardwaj | Stars: Shahid Kapoor, Tabu, Shraddha Kapoor, Kay Kay Menon

Votes: 42,961

31. Divergent (2014)

PG-13 | 2 hr 19 min | Adventure, Mystery, Sci-Fi

Rated on 20 Aug 2014

In a world divided by factions based on virtues, Tris learns she's Divergent and won't fit in. When she discovers a plot to destroy Divergents, Tris and the mysterious Four must find out what makes Divergents dangerous before it's too late.

Director: Neil Burger | Stars: Shailene Woodley, Theo James, Kate Winslet, Jai Courtney

Votes: 381,041

32. Son of God (2014)

PG-13 | 2 hr 18 min | Biography, Drama, History

Rated on 12 Mar 2014

The life story of Jesus is told from his humble birth through his teachings, crucifixion and ultimate resurrection.

Director: Christopher Spencer | Stars: Diogo Morgado, Amber Rose Revah, Greg Hicks, Adrian Schiller

Votes: 16,970

33. Gravity (2013)

PG-13 | 1 hr 31 min | Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller

Rated on 07 Mar 2014

Two astronauts work together to survive after an accident which leaves them stranded in space.

Director: Alfonso Cuarón | Stars: Sandra Bullock, George Clooney, Ed Harris, Orto Ignatiussen

Votes: 662,543

34. Nebraska (2013)

R | 1 hr 55 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

Rated on 01 Mar 2014

An aging, booze-addled father makes the trip from Montana to Nebraska with his estranged son in order to claim a million-dollar Mega Sweepstakes Marketing prize.

Director: Alexander Payne | Stars: Bruce Dern, Will Forte, June Squibb, Bob Odenkirk

Votes: 100,861

35. Into the Wild (2007)

R | 2 hr 28 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama

Rated on 31 Jan 2014

After graduating from Emory University, top student and athlete Christopher McCandless abandons his possessions, gives his entire $24,000 savings account to charity and hitchhikes to Alaska to live in the wilderness. Along the way, Christopher encounters a series of characters that shape his life.

Director: Sean Penn | Stars: Emile Hirsch, Vince Vaughn, Catherine Keener, Marcia Gay Harden

Votes: 493,890

36. The Man from Earth (2007)

Not Rated | 1 hr 27 min | Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi

Rated on 31 Jan 2014

An impromptu goodbye party for Professor John Oldman becomes a mysterious interrogation after the retiring scholar reveals to his colleagues he has a longer and stranger past than they can imagine.

Director: Richard Schenkman | Stars: David Lee Smith, Tony Todd, John Billingsley, Ellen Crawford

Votes: 150,981

37. White House Down (2013)

PG-13 | 2 hr 11 min | Action, Drama, Thriller

Rated on 31 Jan 2014

While on a tour of the White House with his young daughter, a Capitol policeman springs into action to save his child and protect the president from a heavily armed group of paramilitary invaders.

Director: Roland Emmerich | Stars: Channing Tatum, Jamie Foxx, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Jason Clarke

Votes: 182,156

38. Olympus Has Fallen (2013)

R | 1 hr 59 min | Action, Drama, Thriller

Rated on 30 Jan 2014

Disgraced Secret Service agent (and former presidential guard) Mike Banning finds himself trapped inside the White House in the wake of a terrorist attack; using his inside knowledge, Banning works with national security to rescue the President from his kidnappers.

Director: Antoine Fuqua | Stars: Gerard Butler, Aaron Eckhart, Morgan Freeman, Angela Bassett

Votes: 224,853

39. Magadheera (2009)

Not Rated | 2 hr 27 min | Action, Drama, Fantasy

Rated on 09 Jan 2014

A bike stuntman recalls his previous life as a warrior, and pursues his love's reincarnation. A sinister figure from their shared past threatens to separate them forever.

Director: S.S. Rajamouli | Stars: Kajal Aggarwal, Dev Gill, Srihari, Sarath Babu

Votes: 14,020

40. Do Ankhen Barah Haath (1957)

2 hr 23 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

Rated on 06 Jan 2014

Progressive, reform-minded young warden gets permission to take six surly murderers from prison to dilapidated country farm, to rehabilitate it and themselves through hard work and kindly guidance.

Director: Shantaram Rajaram Vankudre | Stars: Shantaram Rajaram Vankudre, Sandhya, Ulhas, B.M. Vyas

Votes: 1,418

41. Navrang (1959)

2 hr 37 min | Drama, Musical, Romance

Rated on 06 Jan 2014

Diwakar is a poet and loves his wife Jamuna on everything. But Jamuna does not agree that Diwakar lives out of sheer poetry in a fantasy world and the real world less and less responsible. ... See full summary »

Director: Shantaram Rajaram Vankudre | Stars: Mahipal, Sandhya, Ulhas, Keshavrao Date

Votes: 110

42. Rang De Basanti (2006)

Not Rated | 2 hr 37 min | Comedy, Drama

Rated on 06 Jan 2014

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: 91,975

43. Amar Prem (1972)

Not Rated | 2 hr 23 min | Drama, Musical, Romance

Rated on 06 Jan 2014

A village woman abandoned by her husband is forced into prostitution in Kolkata and forms nameless yet strong relations with a wealthy patron as well as an abused boy in the neighbourhood.

Director: Shakti Samanta | Stars: Rajesh Khanna, Sharmila Tagore, Sujit Kumar, Bindu

Votes: 1,199

44. Water (I) (2005)

PG-13 | 1 hr 57 min | Drama, Romance

Rated on 06 Jan 2014

A thesis picture. In 1938, Gandhi's party is making inroads in women's rights. Chuyia, a child already married but living with her parents, becomes a widow. By tradition, she is ... See full summary »

Director: Deepa Mehta | Stars: Lisa Ray, John Abraham, Seema Biswas, Sarala Kariyawasam

Votes: 13,294

45. OMG: Oh My God! (2012)

Not Rated | 2 hr 5 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy

Rated on 06 Jan 2014

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: 38,586

46. Dexter (2006–2013)

TV-MA | 53 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

Rated on 26 Dec 2013

By day, mild-mannered Dexter is a blood-spatter analyst for the Miami police. But at night, he is a serial killer who only targets other murderers.

Stars: Michael C. Hall, Jennifer Carpenter, David Zayas, James Remar

Votes: 564,624

47. Daredevil (2003)

PG-13 | 1 hr 43 min | Action, Crime, Sci-Fi

Rated on 22 Dec 2013

A man blinded by toxic waste which also enhanced his remaining senses fights crime as an acrobatic martial arts superhero.

Director: Mark Steven Johnson | Stars: Ben Affleck, Jennifer Garner, Colin Farrell, Michael Clarke Duncan

Votes: 189,751

48. The Dark Knight Rises (2012)

PG-13 | 2 hr 44 min | Action, Thriller

Rated on 22 Dec 2013

Eight years after the Joker's reign of anarchy, Batman, with the help of the enigmatic Catwoman, is forced from his exile to save Gotham City, now on the edge of total annihilation, from the brutal guerrilla terrorist Bane.

Director: Christopher Nolan | Stars: Christian Bale, Tom Hardy, Anne Hathaway, Gary Oldman

Votes: 1,300,373

49. The Dark Knight (2008)

PG-13 | 2 hr 32 min | Action, Crime, Drama

Rated on 22 Dec 2013

When the menace known as the Joker emerges from his mysterious past, he wreaks havoc and chaos on the people of Gotham, the Dark Knight must accept one of the greatest psychological and physical tests of his ability to fight injustice.

Director: Christopher Nolan | Stars: Christian Bale, Heath Ledger, Aaron Eckhart, Michael Caine

Votes: 1,912,950

50. The Amazing Spider-Man (2012)

PG-13 | 2 hr 16 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

Rated on 22 Dec 2013

After Peter Parker is bitten by a genetically altered spider, he gains newfound, spider-like powers and ventures out to solve the mystery of his parent's mysterious death.

Director: Marc Webb | Stars: Andrew Garfield, Emma Stone, Rhys Ifans, Irrfan Khan

Votes: 497,703

51. Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace (1999)

PG | 2 hr 16 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy

Rated on 22 Dec 2013

Two Jedi Knights escape a hostile blockade to find allies and come across a young boy who may bring balance to the Force, but the long dormant Sith resurface to claim their old glory.

Director: George Lucas | Stars: Ewan McGregor, Liam Neeson, Natalie Portman, Jake Lloyd

Votes: 613,894

52. Battleship (2012)

PG-13 | 2 hr 11 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

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