Bollywood's Best Films

by krazyjovix | created - 18 Aug 2013 | updated - 27 Sep 2018 | Public

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1. Mr. and Mrs. Iyer (2002)

120 min | Drama

50 Metascore

During a bus journey, a devout Hindu Brahmin woman protects a Muslim man when communal rioting breaks out.

Director: Aparna Sen | Stars: Rahul Bose, Konkona Sen Sharma, Bhisham Sahni, Surekha Sikri

Votes: 4,550

2. Kai po che! (2013)

Not Rated | 120 min | Drama, Sport

40 Metascore

Three friends growing up in India at the turn of the millennium set out to open a training academy to produce the country's next cricket stars.

Director: Abhishek Kapoor | Stars: Amit Sadh, Sushant Singh Rajput, Rajkummar Rao, Amrita Puri

Votes: 25,350 | Gross: $1.12M

3. Taal (1999)

Not Rated | 179 min | Musical, Romance

Businessman Manav falls for aspiring singer Mansi, but their romance faces an uphill climb when Manav must depart and Mansi's suave manager moves in.

Director: Subhash Ghai | Stars: Akshaye Khanna, Anil Kapoor, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Alok Nath

Votes: 4,711

4. Satya (1998)

Not Rated | 170 min | Action, Crime, Drama

An innocent man is embroiled in underworld after being falsely charged and sets out to punish the perpetrators who subjected his life to misery.

Director: Ram Gopal Varma | Stars: J.D. Chakravarthi, Manoj Bajpayee, Urmila Matondkar, Paresh Rawal

Votes: 12,259

5. Aankhen (2002)

TV-14 | 165 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

After a temperamental man is unceremoniously stripped of his duties as a bank manager, he decides to seek revenge by robbing the bank. He trains three blind men to do this risky task for him.

Director: Vipul Amrutlal Shah | Stars: Amitabh Bachchan, Akshay Kumar, Sushmita Sen, Arjun Rampal

Votes: 11,672

6. Shiva (1989)

Not Rated | 161 min | Action, Crime, Drama

Shiva is disgusted by the corruption in and around his new college, and along with his friends, he decides to take a stand against the status quo.

Directors: Ameerjan, Ram Gopal Varma | Stars: Nagarjuna Akkineni, Amala Akkineni, Raghuvaran, J.D. Chakravarthi

Votes: 2,914

7. Main Madhuri Dixit Banna Chahti Hoon! (2003)

Drama, Comedy

Chutki (Antara Mali) lives in a small village community in Central India, and has developed a talent of mimicing bollywood actress Madhuri Dixit in every aspect. Her friend, Raja alias ... See full summary »

Director: Chandan Arora | Stars: Antara Mali, Rajpal Yadav, Asif Basra, Rita Bhaduri

Votes: 489

8. Humraaz (2002)

Unrated | 173 min | Action, Musical, Romance

When a businessman learns that his wife married him only for money, he hatches a plan with her ex-lover to kill her.

Directors: Abbas Alibhai Burmawalla, Mastan Alibhai Burmawalla | Stars: Bobby Deol, Akshaye Khanna, Ameesha Patel, Johnny Lever

Votes: 2,793

9. Vaastav: The Reality (1999)

Not Rated | 145 min | Action, Crime, Drama

Consequences force an innocent man to get involved in crime after making an error.

Director: Mahesh Manjrekar | Stars: Sanjay Dutt, Namrata Shirodkar, Reema Lagoo, Shivaji Satam

Votes: 11,715

10. Company (2002)

Not Rated | 155 min | Action, Crime, Drama

A small-time gangster named Chandu teams up with Malik, a low-level enforcer for a criminal syndicate. Together they eliminate all their enemies, becoming the most feared gangsters in Mumbai.

Director: Ram Gopal Varma | Stars: Ajay Devgn, Mohanlal, Manisha Koirala, Seema Biswas

Votes: 13,685

11. Khakee (2004)

174 min | Action, Crime, Drama

A team of police force escorts an alleged terrorist from Chandangarh to Mumbai. However their trip turns into a deadly survival when an ex-cop tries to stop them to reach Mumbai.

Director: Rajkumar Santoshi | Stars: Amitabh Bachchan, Akshay Kumar, Ajay Devgn, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan

Votes: 14,388

12. Lajja (2001)

Not Rated | 202 min | Crime, Drama

The lives of four women from different places are the victims of male chauvinism and marital abuse. They decide to fight for their rights and dignity against the social norms and injustice.

Director: Rajkumar Santoshi | Stars: Manisha Koirala, Jackie Shroff, Madhuri Dixit, Ajay Devgn

Votes: 2,381 | Gross: $0.38M

13. Pinjar (2003)

188 min | Drama

In the days leading up to Partition, a Hindu woman is abducted by a Muslim man. Soon, she finds herself not only forced into marriage, but living in a new country as the borders between India and Pakistan are drawn.

Director: Chandra Prakash Dwivedi | Stars: Urmila Matondkar, Manoj Bajpayee, Sanjay Suri, Sandali Sinha

Votes: 2,408

14. Swades (2004)

Not Rated | 189 min | Drama

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: 77,858 | Gross: $1.22M

15. Shool (1999)

138 min | Action, Crime, Drama

Police Inspector Samar Pratap Singh is transferred to Motihari, in the Indian state of Bihar, along with his wife, Manjari and a daughter. He is honest and diligent and these attributes ... See full summary »

Director: Eeshwar Nivas | Stars: Manoj Bajpayee, Raveena Tandon, Sayaji Shinde, Yashpal Sharma

Votes: 2,439

16. Calcutta Mail (2003)

128 min | Drama, Mystery, Thriller

Avinash comes to a city where everyone wants to kill him.

Director: Sudhir Mishra | Stars: Anil Kapoor, Rani Mukerji, Manisha Koirala, Satish Kaushik

Votes: 448

17. Munna Bhai M.B.B.S. (2003)

Not Rated | 156 min | Comedy, Drama, Musical

A gangster sets out to fulfill his father's dream of becoming a doctor.

Director: Rajkumar Hirani | Stars: Sanjay Dutt, Arshad Warsi, Gracy Singh, Sunil Dutt

Votes: 68,546

18. Waisa Bhi Hota Hai Part II (2003)

137 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

Revolves around a hapless copywriter torn between his crazy police officer fiancee and his new best friend, a hit man who inadvertently involves him underworld.

Director: Shashanka Ghosh | Stars: Arshad Warsi, Prashant Narayanan, Sandhya Mridul, Pratima Kazmi

Votes: 682

19. Maachis (1996)

Not Rated | 160 min | Action, Crime, Drama

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: 1,817

20. Dum (2003)

166 min | Action, Crime, Drama

When one of his colleagues becomes corrupted by power and goes over to the dark side, a young police officer tries to bring the offender to justice.

Director: Eeshwar Nivas | Stars: Vivek Oberoi, Dia Mirza, Atul Kulkarni, Mukesh Rishi

Votes: 1,486 | Gross: $0.10M

21. Awaargi (1990)

Not Rated | 149 min | Drama

Azad(Anil Kapoor), a mob enforcer who rescues the lovely Seema (Meenakshi Seshadri) from a brothel against the orders of both his boss and a rival gang leader. He vows to help her become a ... See full summary »

Director: Mahesh Bhatt | Stars: Anil Kapoor, Meenakshi Sheshadri, Govinda, Anupam Kher

Votes: 128

22. Mrityudand: The Death Sentence (1997)

Not Rated | 150 min | Action, Drama

Three women are sentenced to Death as they dare to speak out and threaten to break the Status Quo of a male dominated society.

Director: Prakash Jha | Stars: Shabana Azmi, Madhuri Dixit, Ayub Khan, Shilpa Shirodkar

Votes: 394

23. Sehar (2005)

125 min | Action, Crime, Drama

Ajay Kumar the newly appointed, honest SSP of Lucknow police cracks down on the nefarious cop-mafia nexus in Uttar Pradesh, but finds a cunning and ruthless adversary in Gajraj. Can Ajay win this unjust war ?

Director: Kabeer Kaushik | Stars: Arshad Warsi, Pankaj Kapur, Mahima Chaudhry, Sushant Singh

Votes: 1,889

24. Prahaar: The Final Attack (1991)

Not Rated | 166 min | Drama, Thriller, Action

Prahaar is the story of Major Chavan, a tough and stern soldier, trained to destroy the enemy. He can see the enemy on our borders but is unaware of the invisible enemy within ourselves. ... See full summary »

Directors: Subhankar Ghosh, Nana Patekar | Stars: Nana Patekar, Dimple Kapadia, Gautam Joglekar, Madhuri Dixit

Votes: 1,759

25. Ghulam (1998)

Not Rated | 162 min | Action, Crime, Drama

Jai runs errands for Ronak Singh who is a gang lord and is involved in illegal activities. Jai's brother Siddharth decides to revolt against him and Ronak after some things goes lethally awry.

Director: Vikram Bhatt | Stars: Aamir Khan, Rani Mukerji, Rajit Kapoor, Mita Vasisht

Votes: 10,459

26. Pran Jaaye Par Shaan Na Jaaye (2003)

137 min | Drama

Aman Joshi (Aman Verma) is on a research assignment. His subject is the chawl dwellers in Bombay City. He rents a small tenement there and talks to the people living there. He soon gets ... See full summary »

Director: Sanjay Jha | Stars: Raveena Tandon, Namrata Shirodkar, Rinke Khanna, Divya Dutta

Votes: 298

27. Kareeb (1998)

Not Rated | 145 min | Drama, Romance

Birju is a young man who lives with his mom, dad, elder brother, Bhabhi and nephew in an upper middle class home. His father would like him to work as well as accept some responsibility, ... See full summary »

Director: Vidhu Vinod Chopra | Stars: Bobby Deol, Neha, Abhay Chopra, Moushumi Chatterjee

Votes: 1,009

28. Sangharsh (1999)

Not Rated | 127 min | Action, Crime, Drama

A rookie CBI officer must enlist the help of an incarcerated criminal in order to catch a serial child killer, who has recently escaped police custody.

Director: Tanuja Chandra | Stars: Preity Zinta, Akshay Kumar, Ashutosh Rana, Vishwajeet Pradhan

Votes: 4,895

29. Nishant (1975)

140 min | Crime, Drama

Vishwam (Naseeruddin Shah) is the youngest brother of the powerful and influential village Zamindar (Amrish Puri). The Zamindar will not hesitate to do anything for the welfare and ... See full summary »

Director: Shyam Benegal | Stars: Girish Karnad, Shabana Azmi, Anant Nag, Amrish Puri

Votes: 438

30. Godmother (1999)

150 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

When an imminent drought threatens to ruin their crop, Rambhi and her husband Veeru move from their village to the city. Through threat, violence and blackmail, Veeru makes a career as a ... See full summary »

Director: Vinay Shukla | Stars: Shabana Azmi, Milind Gunaji, Nirmal Pandey, Govind Namdeo

Votes: 191

31. Phir Bhi Dil Hai Hindustani (2000)

Not Rated | 160 min | Comedy, Drama, Musical

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: 6,371 | Gross: $0.59M

32. Haasil (2003)

PG-13 | 160 min | Crime, Drama, Romance

Aniruddh, a law-abiding college student, in love with Niharika, gets caught up in college politics and crime and must fight it out for himself when his friend becomes his foe.

Director: Tigmanshu Dhulia | Stars: Jimmy Sheirgill, Hrishitaa Bhatt, Irrfan Khan, Ashutosh Rana

Votes: 2,423

33. Krantiveer (1994)

Not Rated | 159 min | Action, Crime, Drama

Disowned by his parents at a young age, a man ends up in a small village controlled by underworld dons and some very powerful politicians. Lazy, alcoholic and unemployed, he gets influenced by a journalist with a positive mission.

Director: Mehul Kumar | Stars: Nana Patekar, Dimple Kapadia, Atul Agnihotri, Mamta Kulkarni

Votes: 1,687

34. Yugpurush: A Man Who Comes Just Once in a Way (1998)

Drama

After Anirudh lost his parents in a heavy rain-storm, he loses his senses and withdrew into himself in a catatonic state, and was hospitalized in a mental asylum. After 25 years, Anirudh ... See full summary »

Director: Partho Ghosh | Stars: Nana Patekar, Jackie Shroff, Manisha Koirala, Ashwini Bhave

Votes: 194

35. Wajood (1998)

180 min | Action, Crime, Drama

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: 518

36. Yeshwant (1997)

145 min | Action, Crime, Drama

Tough policier about a straight, but maverick cop who does not believe in bending over, no matter what. He encourages his wife to become a top government officer and tutors her at home, ... See full summary »

Director: Anil Mattoo | Stars: Nana Patekar, Madhoo, Atul Agnihotri, Mohan Joshi

Votes: 999

37. Ghulam-E-Musthafa (1997)

Not Rated | 162 min | Action, Crime, Drama

A gangster shuns the path of crime after his lover is killed by his rivals but soon he is dragged by his boss once again in the criminal world to do one last job.

Director: Partho Ghosh | Stars: Nana Patekar, Raveena Tandon, Paresh Rawal, Aruna Irani

Votes: 1,027

38. Gardish (1993)

Not Rated | 153 min | Action, Crime, Drama

A soon-to-be police officer takes a path of crime after his father gets attacked by hoodlums.

Director: Priyadarshan | Stars: Jackie Shroff, Amrish Puri, Dimple Kapadia, Farida Jalal

Votes: 730

39. Kudrat (1998)

Not Rated | 186 min | Action, Drama, Romance

Vijay Varma (Akshaye Khanna) learns a few lessons about love and life. Wooing his sweetheart proves an arduous task as poor Vijay faces constant rejection by the woman who has captured his ... See full summary »

Director: Raj N. Sippy | Stars: Akshaye Khanna, Urmila Matondkar, Maya Alagh, Kannu Gill

Votes: 119

40. Phool Aur Aag (1999)

Drama, Action, Comedy

Deva's good deeds and actions are generally misunderstood by a lot of people including Jaswant; and his deeds are also deliberately twisted by his enemies including Choudhury.

Director: T.L.V. Prasad | Stars: Mithun Chakraborty, Jackie Shroff, Archana, Mohan Joshi

Votes: 32

41. Akele Hum Akele Tum (1995)

Not Rated | 160 min | Drama

An estranged couple battle for the custody of their only son.

Director: Mansoor Khan | Stars: Aamir Khan, Manisha Koirala, Master Adil, Deven Verma

Votes: 4,345

42. Baazigar (1993)

R | 175 min | Crime, Drama, Musical

A young man with a vendetta against a business tycoon seduces and kills his eldest daughter and then proceeds to his younger daughter but she begins to suspect her new lover's ulterior motive.

Directors: Abbas Alibhai Burmawalla, Mastan Alibhai Burmawalla | Stars: Shah Rukh Khan, Kajol, Dalip Tahil, Rakhee Gulzar

Votes: 24,383

43. Ram Jaane (1995)

Not Rated | 122 min | Action, Crime, Drama

A street hustler, who has spent several years in and out of prison, decides to reform his life, as he teaches street kids to stay away from crime, but has trouble maintaining these ideals in his own life.

Director: Rajiv Mehra | Stars: Shah Rukh Khan, Juhi Chawla, Vivek Mushran, Pankaj Kapur

Votes: 3,464

44. Khal Nayak (1993)

Not Rated | 190 min | Action, Adventure, Crime

A prison guard goes undercover as a dancer to try and recapture an escaped criminal and restore her police inspector boyfriend's reputation.

Director: Subhash Ghai | Stars: Sanjay Dutt, Madhuri Dixit, Jackie Shroff, Rakhee Gulzar

Votes: 2,743

45. Ghatak: Lethal (1996)

158 min | Action, Drama

Unable to witness the injustice and brutality inflict on the residents by a tyrannical gangster, Katya, in a small Indian village in India; Kashinath alias Kashi decides to single-handily ... See full summary »

Director: Rajkumar Santoshi | Stars: Sunny Deol, Meenakshi Sheshadri, Danny Denzongpa, Amrish Puri

Votes: 2,904

46. Agneepath (1990)

Not Rated | 174 min | Action, Crime, Drama