Anil Kapoor first appeared in a small role in ‘Hamare Tumhare’ (1979), followed by the lead role in the regional-film ‘Vamsa Vruksham.’
Kapoor’s first Hindi-film lead role was in ‘Who Saat Din’ (1983). His supporting role in ‘Mashaal’ (1984) won him first award, followed by starring roles in ‘Yudh,’ ‘Saaheb’ (1985), ‘Karma’ (1986). In 1986, he featured in ‘Jaanbaaz,’ ‘Insaaf Ki Awaaz’ and ‘Chameli ki Shaadi.’ After commercially successful ‘Mr. India’ (1987), he won awards for the hit-movie ‘Tezaab’ (1988).
Kapoor’s notable films include ‘Ram Lakhan’ (1989), ‘Parinda’ (1989), ‘Kishen Kanhaiya’ (1990), ‘Awaargi’ (1990), ‘Judaai’ (1994), ‘Hamara Dil Aapke Paas Hai’ (2000), ‘Rishtey’ (2002), ‘Bewafaa’ (2005), ‘Race’ (2008), ‘Shootout at Wadala’ (2013), ‘Total Dhamaal’ (2019) among others.
The films that earned him award nominations include ‘Meri Jung’ (1985), ‘Eeshwar’ (1989), ‘Lamhe’ (1991), ‘1942: A Love Story’ (1994), ‘Trimurti’ (1995), ‘Biwi No.1’ (1999), ‘Nayak’ (2001), ‘No Entry’ (2005), and ‘Welcome’ (2007).
Kapoor won awards for ‘Beta’ (1992), ‘Virasat’ (1997), ‘Taal’ (1999), ‘Pukar’ (2000), ‘Slumdog Millionaire’ (2008), and ‘Dil Dhadakne Do’ (2015).
He was producer-actor for ‘My Wife’s Murder’ (2005), ‘No Problem’ (2010), and ‘Fanney Khan’ (2018). His international projects include the TV-series ‘24’ (2010) and ‘Mission Impossible: Ghost Protocol’ (2011).
Jamal Malik, a resident of Mumbai slum, Dharavi and a tea server in a call centre, answers every question correctly on Indian version of Who Wants to Be a Millionaire? and is close to win when he is accused of cheating by the police. He narrates his life story and experiences to explain to the police how he answered every question.
Balraj Chauhan, the devious Chief Minister, challenges Shivaji Rao to run the state for one day. He takes the challenge head on and works hard to bring an end to dishonesty, double-dealing and corruption. After his success, people force him to join politics but things go dirty as Chauhan wants to maintain his ugly ways of running the state.
After his wedding, Dr Anand learns that Maya, his bride, is actually in love with someone else, after she tries to commit suicide. He decides to reunite the two lovers at any cost.
Following a botched infiltration mission in Kremlin that ended in an explosion, the US Government initiates Ghost Protocol, disavowing IMF. Agent Ethan Hunt is forced to go off the grid, but must team up with other fugitive agents to clear the organization's name and apprehend a dangerous terrorist with access to Russian nuclear launch codes.
Mashaal is a 1984 action drama film, which revolves around Vinod Kumar, an honest man, who tries to expose the ills of society through his newspaper Mashaal. But, circumstances force Vinod to become an underworld Don.
While being away from his girlfriend, a man starts developing feelings for a single mother who is separated from her husband. He finds himself struggling to find the true meaning of love and also has to deal with societal pressure.
This comedy drama film revolves around the Mehras, a dysfunctional couple, who on the occasion of their 30th anniversary, decide to invite their relatives and friends on a cruise trip. On the journey, they learn several life-changing lessons, which help them change for the better.
Uday and Majnu are gangsters but they want to get Uday’s half-sister Sanjana married to a decent family. However, they are unsuccessful since no one wants to be associated with a crime family. Meanwhile Dr Ghunghroo has also been trying to look for a match for his nephew Rajiv. However, his condition is that the alliance must be to a purely decent family. Things get complicated when Rajiv and Sanjana fall for each other.
After having a quarrel with each other publicly, a filmmaker kidnaps the daughter of a popular movie actor. While the actor searches for the daughter, the filmmaker films his search in real time, hoping that it will become a hit movie.
Ranvir and Rajiv are two stepbrothers who own a huge farm and a horse racing business. When Ranvir learns that Rajiv has feelings for Sonia, the woman he is dating, he decides to leave her so that Rajiv can marry her. After they get married, Rajiv reveals to Sonia that he is planning to kill Ranvir, so that he can get the insurance money of $ 100 million.
Kaajal always suspects his husband, Kishan, of having affairs, though he has always been faithful to her. Kishan's friend Prem cheats on his wife, Pooja, but has never landed in soup. Prem is done with Kishan's moral teachings and introduces him to an attractive prostitute, Bobby.
Manav is the son of a wealthy NRI, who falls for Mansi, the daughter of a poor but respected music teacher. However, due to her social status, Mansi is insulted by Manav’s family, after which their relationship tears apart. Soon, Mansi meets a record producer named Vikrant Kapoor, who not only recognizes Mansi’s singing talent, but decides to help her climb the ladder of success. Things get complicated when Manav tries to return to her life, but now Vikrant has started to like her as well.
Hum Paanch is an action drama film which tells the story of five men who join hands to destroy Thakur Vir Pratap Singh, a cruel landlord who rules over a town, and kills anyone who dares to oppose him.
Kukoo and his high school sweetheart Nainaa end up getting married. They relocate to Toronto in Canada, where Kukoo works as a bouncer in a nightclub, while Nainaa holds a significant position in a big company. Their marriage begins to fall apart, and they soon decide to file for divorce. Meanwhile, Kukoo also discovers that his own father has been having an affair with Meera, his 12th grade mathematics teacher.
A veteran cop finds an opportunity to prove himself when a series of brutal murders occur in a desert town. He soon crosses paths with a mysterious stranger.
Karan and Priya meet on a cruise from Singapore to India, and over time, they become friends and fall for one another, despite the fact that both their marriages are scheduled to their respective partners. During their departure, they agree to go about their lives without communicating to one another, but promises to meet after a year. However, their meeting doesn’t take place as Priya meets with an accident.
Manohar Arjun Surve aka Manya is a bright college student, whose life takes a turn after he is forced to kill a gangster who had attacked his brother. Both Manya and his brother Bhargav is put in prison, where Bhargav is killed by a thug named Potya. However, Manya is saved by Sheikh Munir, and they both eventually manage to escape from prison together. Shortly after their escape, Manya decides to form his own gang and take revenge.
Shera is a notorious criminal who enlists Raja, an small-time crook and expert safe-cracker, to help him with a bank heist. Although the robbery goes as planned, things take a turn when Shera shoots Raja, as he wants all the loot for himself. Shera himself gets double-crossed by his other partner, Gulshan, who flees with all the loot.
A sequel to the 2008 film Race, this action thriller film tells the story of Ranvir Singh, a businessman, who befriends an influential gangster named Armaan Malik, who is the leader of the powerful Turkish Mafia. However, it soon appears that Ranvir is actually planning revenge against Armaan, as the latter was responsible for his wife's death.
Salaam-E-Ishq is a romantic comedy drama musical film which revolves around the lives of six different couples, as they try to deal with different problems that complicate their lives.
Sagar and Uday are two former gangsters, who have decided to quit the life of crime and lead honest lives. However, when they come to know about their newly discovered sister, they are forced to find a husband for her. Soon, mistaken identities lead to various complications.
While planning and executing one of the biggest heists, the loyalties and relationships of the members of a criminal family are tested, and they also come across certain shocking revelations.