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List of Anurag Kashyap Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. Black Friday (2004)
20
3
Black Friday
20
3

Black Friday is a crime drama film which takes us to 1993 when Mumbai city is ripped apart by bomb blasts. This leads to the police force launching a massive drive to catch the ones responsible. After a lot of pressure, some names come forward, each having different stories.   

As:
Cast, Director, Writer
Director:
Anurag Kashyap
Genres:
History, Drama, Crime, Action
Star Cast:
Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Aditya Srivastava, Kay Kay Menon, Pavan Malhotra
2. Gangs of Wasseypur (2012)
46
10
Gangs of Wasseypur
R
46
10

After a gangster clashes with a ruthless, coal-mining kingpin who killed his father, it ignites a deadly blood feud spanning three generations. 

As:
Producer, Director, Writer
Director:
Anurag Kashyap
Genres:
Drama, Crime, Thriller, Action
Star Cast:
Richa Chadda, Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Richa Chadha, Manoj Bajpayee, Piyush Mishra, Tigmanshu Dhulia
3. Ugly (2013)
16
4
Ugly
16
4

Rahul is a struggling actor whose daughter Kali goes missing. He and Kali’s stepfather accuses each other of kidnapping her.

As:
Director, Writer
Director:
Anurag Kashyap
Genres:
Mystery, Thriller, Drama, Crime
Star Cast:
Alia Bhatt, Ronit Roy, Rahul Bhat, Tejaswini Kolhapure, Surveen Chawla
4. Gulaal (2009)
13
3
Gulaal
13
3

Gulaal is a political crime drama thriller film which revolves around a law student from Rajpur named Dilip, who is attacked by a gang. In order to get revenge, he decides to enter the dirty world of politics, without knowing the terrible consequences that it might lead to.

As:
Cast, Director, Writer, uncredited
Director:
Anurag Kashyap
Genres:
Drama, Thriller, Crime
Star Cast:
Kay Kay Menon, Piyush Mishra, Deepak Dobriyal, Ayesha Mohan
5. The Brawler (2017)
11
3
The Brawler
11
3
As:
Producer, Director, Writer
Director:
Anurag Kashyap
Genres:
Sport, Drama, Action
Star Cast:
Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Jimmy Shergill, Ravi Kishan, Rajesh Tailang, Vineet Kumar Singh
6. Dev D (2009)
19
5
Dev D
19
5

Dev.D is a romantic black comedy film, which is based on a popular Bengali novel Devdas. The film revolves around Dev, who is in love with his childhood friend Paro.  After breaking up with her, he starts finding solace in drugs and alcohol, but soon falls in love with a prostitute named Chanda.

As:
Cast, Director, Writer, uncredited
Director:
Anurag Kashyap
Genres:
Drama, Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Kalki Koechlin, Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Dibyendu Bhattacharya, Abhay Deol
7. Kali-Katha (2014)
8
2
Kali-Katha
8
2
As:
Director, Writer
Director:
Anurag Kashyap
Genres:
Drama, Short
Star Cast:
Rahul Bhat, Tejaswini Kolhapure, Vineet Kumar Singh
8. Saand Ki Aankh (2018)
10
3
Saand Ki Aankh
10
3
As:
Producer, Director
Director:
Anurag Kashyap, Tushar Hiranandani
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Prakash Jha, Vineet Kumar Singh, Pawan Chopra , Tapsee Pannu, Bhumi Pednekar
9. Paanch (2003)
9
3
Paanch
9
3
As:
Cast, Director, Writer
Director:
Anurag Kashyap
Genres:
Thriller, Crime
Star Cast:
Aditya Srivastava, Kay Kay Menon, Joy Fernandes, Vijay Maurya
10. That Day After Every Day (2013)
7
2
That Day After Every Day
7
2
As:
Director
Director:
Anurag Kashyap
Genres:
Short, Drama
Star Cast:
Radhika Apte, Sandhya Mridul, Mahesh Balraj, Alok Pandey, Akash Sinha
11. Raman Raghav 2.0 (2016)
12
4
Raman Raghav 2.0
12
4

Ramanna is a serial murder, who kills people for petty reasons. After his arrest by Raghavan, a police officer, Ramanna tries to convince him that they are both quite similar.

As:
Director, Writer
Director:
Anurag Kashyap
Genres:
Drama, Thriller, Crime
Star Cast:
Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Mukesh Chhabra, Vicky Kaushal, Sobhita Dhulipala, Anuschka Sawhney
12. No Smoking (2007)
9
3
No Smoking
9
3
As:
Cast, Director, Writer, uncredited
Director:
Anurag Kashyap
Genres:
Thriller, Drama, Mystery, Fantasy
Star Cast:
13. Manmarziyan (2018)
9
4
Manmarziyan
Not
9
4
As:
Director
Director:
Anurag Kashyap
Genres:
Romance
Star Cast:
Abhishek Bachchan, Tapsee Pannu, Vicky Kaushal, Jasmin Bajwa , Ashnoor Kaur
14. Bombay Talkies (2013)
7
4
Bombay Talkies
7
4
As:
Director, Writer
Director:
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Katrina Kaif, Rani Mukerji, Randeep Hooda, Saqib Saleem, Nawazuddin Siddiqui
15. That Girl in Yellow Boots (2010)
7
3
That Girl in Yellow Boots
7
3
As:
Cast, Producer, Director, Writer
Director:
Anurag Kashyap
Genres:
Crime, Drama, Thriller, Mystery
Star Cast:
Kalki Koechlin, Naseeruddin Shah, Piyush Mishra, Prashant Prakash
16. Mumbai Cutting (2011)
5
3
Mumbai Cutting
5
3
As:
Director, Writer
Director:
Anurag Kashyap, Jahnu Barua, Rituparno Ghosh, Rahul Dholakia
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Neetu Chandra, Akkash Basnet, Raj Singh Arora, Abhisar Bose, Master Chinmay
17. Choked (2020)
5
4
Choked
5
4
As:
Director
Genres:
Drama
19. Madly (2016)
4
3
Madly
R
4
3
As:
Director, Writer
Director:
Genres:
Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Radhika Apte, Kathryn Beck, Justina Bustos, Zoë Castle, Mariana Chaud

Movies (Actor)

1. Black Friday (2004)
25
5
Black Friday
25
5

Black Friday is a crime drama film which takes us to 1993 when Mumbai city is ripped apart by bomb blasts. This leads to the police force launching a massive drive to catch the ones responsible. After a lot of pressure, some names come forward, each having different stories.   

As:
Cast, Director, Writer
Director:
Anurag Kashyap
Genres:
History, Drama, Crime, Action
Star Cast:
Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Aditya Srivastava, Kay Kay Menon, Pavan Malhotra
2. Paanch (2003)
9
3
Paanch
9
3
As:
Cast, Director, Writer
Director:
Anurag Kashyap
Genres:
Thriller, Crime
Star Cast:
Aditya Srivastava, Kay Kay Menon, Joy Fernandes, Vijay Maurya
3. Imaikkaa Nodigal (2018)
11
4
Imaikkaa Nodigal
Not
11
4
As:
Cast
Director:
R. Ajay Gnanamuthu
Genres:
Thriller
Star Cast:
Vijay Sethupathi, Nayanthara, Atharvaa Murali, Raashi Khanna
4. Luck by Chance (2009)
13
5
Luck by Chance
13
5

A struggling actress seeks stardom in Bombay, but realizes she has to redefine her purpose as an actress after encountering many obstacles in her career and personal relationships.

As:
Cast
Director:
Zoya Akhtar
Genres:
Drama
5. Shagird (2011)
8
3
Shagird
8
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Bunty Singh / Bunty Bhaiya
Director:
Tigmanshu Dhulia
Genres:
Drama, Action, Crime, Thriller
Star Cast:
Nana Patekar, Rimi Sen, Zakir Hussain, Mohit Ahlawat
6. AK vs AK (2020)
15
7
AK vs AK
TV-MA
15
7

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.

As:
Cast
Role:
Anurag Kashyap
Genres:
Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
7. Bhoothnath Returns (2014)
9
5
Bhoothnath Returns
9
5
As:
Cast
Director:
Nitesh Tiwari
Genres:
Comedy, Fantasy, Drama
Star Cast:
Shah Rukh Khan, Amitabh Bachchan, Ranbir Kapoor, Boman Irani, Parth Bhalerao, Sanjay Mishra, Usha Nadkarni
8. That Girl in Yellow Boots (2010)
8
4
That Girl in Yellow Boots
8
4
As:
Cast, Producer, Director, Writer
Director:
Anurag Kashyap
Genres:
Crime, Drama, Thriller, Mystery
Star Cast:
Kalki Koechlin, Naseeruddin Shah, Piyush Mishra, Prashant Prakash
9. Trishna (2011)
7
4
Trishna
R
7
4
As:
Cast, Producer
Director:
Michael Winterbottom
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Freida Pinto, Kalki Koechlin, Roshan Seth, Mita Vasisht
10. Naam Hai Akira (2016)
7
5
Naam Hai Akira
7
5
As:
Cast
Role:
ACP Rane
Director:
A.R. Murugadoss
Genres:
Action, Thriller, Crime, Drama
Star Cast:
Sonakshi Sinha, Konkona Sen Sharma, Amit Sadh, Nandu Madhav
12. Happy New Year (2014)
18
19
Happy New Year
18
19

In order to pull off a heist in Dubai, to avenge his father, Charlie assembles a small team to take part in the World Dance Championship. He also enlists the help of a bar dancer.

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Drama, Romance, Musical, Action, Comedy, Crime
14. Encounter (2010)
5
3
Encounter
5
3
As:
Cast, Writer
Director:
Ashish Ghadiali
Genres:
Short, Action, Crime, Thriller
Star Cast:
Nimrat Kaur
15. Tera Kya Hoga Johnny (2009)
5
3
Tera Kya Hoga Johnny
5
3
As:
Cast
Director:
Sudhir Mishra
Genres:
Thriller, Crime, Drama
Star Cast:
Makrand Deshpande, Aditya Bhattacharya, Neil Nitin Mukesh, Abhay Deol
16. Daas Dev (2018)
4
4
Daas Dev
4
4
As:
Cast
Director:
Sudhir Mishra
Genres:
Thriller, Drama
Star Cast:
Aditi Rao Hydari, Richa Chadda, Richa Chadha, Rahul Bhat, Anil George

Animation Movies

Return of Hanuman (2007)
7
3
Return of Hanuman
7
3
As:
Director, Writer
Director:
Anurag Kashyap
Genres:
Adventure, Action, Family, Animation
Star Cast:
Malak Shah
The Congress (2013)
13
7
The Congress
13
7

The Congress is a science fiction drama film which tells the story of an aging actress, who agrees to preserve her digital likeness for a studio so that it might be used in any future films. However, the consequences of her decision begin to affect her in unexpected ways.

As:
Producer
Director:
Ari Folman
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Animation, Drama

Special Appearance/Cameo

Gulaal (2009)
12
3
Gulaal
12
3

Gulaal is a political crime drama thriller film which revolves around a law student from Rajpur named Dilip, who is attacked by a gang. In order to get revenge, he decides to enter the dirty world of politics, without knowing the terrible consequences that it might lead to.

As:
Cast, Director, Writer, uncredited
Role:
Man at the party (uncredited)
Director:
Anurag Kashyap
Genres:
Drama, Thriller, Crime
Star Cast:
Kay Kay Menon, Piyush Mishra, Deepak Dobriyal, Ayesha Mohan
Dev D (2009)
15
4
Dev D
15
4

Dev.D is a romantic black comedy film, which is based on a popular Bengali novel Devdas. The film revolves around Dev, who is in love with his childhood friend Paro.  After breaking up with her, he starts finding solace in drugs and alcohol, but soon falls in love with a prostitute named Chanda.

As:
Cast, Director, Writer, uncredited
Role:
Man who offers Chanda a candy (uncredited)
Director:
Anurag Kashyap
Genres:
Drama, Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Kalki Koechlin, Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Dibyendu Bhattacharya, Abhay Deol
No Smoking (2007)
8
3
No Smoking
8
3
As:
Cast, Director, Writer, uncredited
Role:
Man in the elevator (uncredited)
Director:
Anurag Kashyap
Genres:
Thriller, Drama, Mystery, Fantasy
Star Cast:

TV Shows

Sacred Games
39
7
Sacred Games
TV-MA
39
7
As:
Director
Director:
Anurag Kashyap, Vikramaditya Motwane
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Saif Ali Khan, Radhika Apte, Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Neeraj Kabi, Jitendra Joshi
Yudh
9
2
Yudh
9
2
As:
Producer
Director:
Ribhu Dasgupta
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Amitabh Bachchan, Zakir Hussain, Avinash Tiwary
Last Train to Mahakali (1999)
8
2
Last Train to Mahakali
8
2
As:
Director, Writer
Director:
Anurag Kashyap
Genres:
Thriller
Star Cast:
Kay Kay Menon, Shri Vallabh Vyas, Vijay Maurya, Nivedita Bhattacharya, Lovleen Mishra
Chhuri (2017)
6
3
Chhuri
6
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Sharad
Director:
Mansi Jain
Genres:
Drama, Short
Star Cast:
Tisca Chopra, Surveen Chawla
Red Chief: New Campaign - Jooton Mein Mard (2016)
5
3
Red Chief: New Campaign - Jooton Mein Mard
5
3
As:
Director
Director:
Anurag Kashyap
Genres:
Short
Star Cast:
Sulagna Panigrahi, Resh Lamba
Kabhie Kabhie
2
3
Kabhie Kabhie
2
3
As:
Writer
Star Cast:
Deepak Parashar, Lillete Dubey, Madhavan, Iravati Harshe, Alyy Khan