Must watch movies!

Must-watch!

With close to 1000 films made each year, it’s no secret that India is world’s largest movie producer. Clearly it is impossible and completely unadvisable to watch all movies that are made. Having said, it would be a rather dull life if you stay away from some of the greats that have been made by the filmmakers in the country. That too however is a tough task to compile.

We asked some well-known people from the film industry itself to give us a list of must-watch movies… inhe nahi dekha toh kuch nahi dekha!

Let’s see how many have you seen and how much you agree with them!

Vidya Balan – National award winning actress

  • Sholay
  • Gol Maal
  • Jaagte Raho
  • Anand
  • Mr India
  • Sahib Biwi aur Ghulam

Anubhav Sinha – Director of Ra.One, Tum Bin

  • Do Ankherin Barah Haat
  • Pather Panchali
  • Aandhi
  • Zanjeer
  • Dilwale Dulhaniya Leh Jayenge

 

Sanjay Gadhvi – Director of Dhoom, Dhoom 2

  • Lagaan
  • Dilwale Dulhaniya Leh Jayenge
  • Hum Apke Hain Koun…?
  • Dhoom
  • Sholay
  • Deewar

 

Anil Sharma – Director of Gadar… Ek Prem Katha,

  • Alam Ara – because it’s the first talkie
  • Mother India
  • Gadar… Ek Prem Katha
  • Mughal E Azam
  • Guide
  • Johnny Mera Naame – For the climax which has been copied in so many films since then
  • Sangam
  • Purab Aur Paschim
  • Deewar
  • Bobby
  • Mera Gaon Mera Desh
  • Jewel Theif
  • Bandini
  • Chalti Ka Naam Gadi

Rensil D Silva – Director of Kurbaan, writer of Rang De Basanti 

  • Pyaasa
  • Sholay
  • Mother India
  • Lagaan
  • Satya

 

Onir – Director of I Am, My Brother Nikhil

  • Charulata
  • Meghe Dhaka Tara
  • Junoon
  • Aakrosh
  • Jaane Bhi Do yaaron

 

Subhash Kapoor – Director of Phas Gaya Re Obama

  • Do Bigha Zameen
  • Garam Hawa
  • Madhumati
  • Hazaaron Khwaishein Aisi
  • Jaane Bhi Do Yaaron

 

Vivek Agnihotri – Director of Dhan Dhana Dhan Goal, Chocolate

  • Teesri Kasam
  • Kagaz Ke Phool
  • Mahanagar
  • Charulata
  • Nayakan
  • Jhinder Bandi
  • Ardhsatya
  • Sparsh
  • Mr India

 

 

 

 

 

Aanand L Rai  – Director of Tanu Weds Manu 

  • Sujata
  • Shri 420
  • Anand
  • Ghayal
  • Roja

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  1. These movies are worth the watch. Thanks for sharing this.

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