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List of Madhubala Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. Mughal-E-Azam (1960)
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Mughal-E-Azam
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Mughal-E-Azam is a historical romantic drama film which takes us to the 16th century. It revolves around the Mughal Prince Saleem, who falls for a dancer in his court. Even though he wants nothing more than to be with her, his father, the Mughal Emperor Akbar, doesn’t approve of their relationship. This leads to a big conflict between father and son.    

Role:
Anarkali
Starring:
Dilip Kumar, Durga Khote, Prithviraj Kapoor, Nigar Sultana
Directed By:
K. Asif
2. Chalti Ka Naam Gaadi (1958)
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Chalti Ka Naam Gaadi
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Role:
Renu
Starring:
Kishore Kumar, K.N. Singh, Ashok Kumar, Anoop Kumar
Directed By:
Satyen Bose
3. Tarana (1951)
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Tarana
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A young doctor, Motilal, is stranded in a village after his plane crashes. He meets Tarana, a village girl, and falls in love with her. 

Role:
Tarana
Starring:
Dilip Kumar, Jeevan, Shyama, Gulab
Directed By:
Ram Daryani
4. Rail Ka Dibba (1953)
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Rail Ka Dibba
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2
Role:
Chanda
Starring:
Om Prakash, Sajjan, Shammi Kapoor, Amar
Directed By:
Prem Narayan Arora
5. Mehlon Ke Khwab (1960)
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Mehlon Ke Khwab
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Role:
Asha
Starring:
Kishore Kumar, K.N. Singh, Pradeep Kumar, Chanchal
Directed By:
Muhafiz Haider
6. Half Ticket (1962)
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Half Ticket
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Role:
Rajnidevi / Asha
Starring:
Kishore Kumar, Pran, Shammi, Helen
Directed By:
Kalidas
7. Amar Prem (1948)
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Amar Prem
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Starring:
Raj Kapoor, Madhav Kale, Nimbalkar, Alka Rani
Directed By:
N.M. Kelkar
8. Mr. & Mrs. '55 (1955)
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Mr. & Mrs. '55
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Role:
Anita Verma
Starring:
Lalita Pawar, Johnny Walker, Guru Dutt, Yasmin
Directed By:
Guru Dutt
9. Sangdil (1952)
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Sangdil
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Years after two childhood sweethearts are forced to separate, things take a turn when they suddenly get back together. Everything seems happy for the couple, but it seems that the boy is hiding something.      

Role:
Kamal
Starring:
Dilip Kumar, Dara Singh, Shammi, Leela Chitnis
Directed By:
R.C. Talwar
10. Sharabi (1964)
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Sharabi
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1
Role:
Kamala (as Madhu Bala)
Starring:
Dev Anand, Sulochana Latkar, Ram Mohan, Daisy Irani
Directed By:
Raj Rishi
11. Jaali Note (1960)
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Jaali Note
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1
Role:
Renu / Beena
Starring:
Dev Anand, Harbans Darshan M. Arora, Brahm Bhardwaj, Kundan
Directed By:
Shakti Samanta
12. Boy Friend (1961)
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Boy Friend
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Role:
Sangeeta
Starring:
Dharmendra, Shammi Kapoor, Nishi, Dhumal
Directed By:
Naresh Saigal
13. Shirin Farhad (1956)
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Shirin Farhad
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Role:
Shirin
Starring:
P. Kailash, Pradeep Kumar, Ameeta, Kamal
Directed By:
Aspi Irani
14. Naata (1955)
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Naata
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3
Role:
Tara
Starring:
Gope, Kanhaiyalal Chaturvedi, Vijayalaxmi, Abhi Bhattacharya
Directed By:
D.N. Madhok
15. Kala Pani (1958)
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Kala Pani
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1
Role:
Asha
Starring:
Agha, Nasir Hussain, Dev Anand, Nalini Jaywant
Directed By:
Raj Khosla
16. Ek-Saal (1957)
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Ek-Saal
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Role:
Usha Sinha
Starring:
Ashok Kumar, Johnny Walker, Kuldip Kaur, Minoo Mumtaz
Directed By:
Devendra Goel
17. Pardes (1950)
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Pardes
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1
Role:
Chanda
Starring:
Jayant, Rehman, Chanchal, Karan Dewan
Directed By:
M. Sadiq
18. Mahal (1949)
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Mahal
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2
Role:
Kamini
Starring:
Vijayalaxmi, Ashok Kumar, M. Kumar, Kanu Roy
Directed By:
Kamal Amrohi
19. Neel Kamal (1947)
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Neel Kamal
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1

Two princesses are forced to flee the palace after a coup. While the elder one escapes to her uncle, the younger one is provided shelter by a poor family that is considered ‘untouchables’ by society.

Role:
Ganga (as Mumtaz)
Starring:
Raj Kapoor, Begum Para, Nazira, Rajendra
Directed By:
Kidar Nath Sharma
20. Gateway of India (1957)
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Gateway of India
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1
Role:
Anju
Starring:
Pradeep Kumar, Om Prakash, Bharat Bhushan, Raj Mehra
Directed By:
J. Om Prakash
21. Howrah Bridge (1958)
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Howrah Bridge
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Role:
Edna
Starring:
K.N. Singh, Ashok Kumar, Om Prakash, Madan Puri
Directed By:
Shakti Samanta
22. Barsaat Ki Raat (1960)
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1
Barsaat Ki Raat
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1
Role:
Shabnam
Starring:
K.N. Singh, Shyama, Chandrashekhar, Bharat Bhushan
Directed By:
P.L. Santoshi
23. Bahut Din Huwe... (1954)
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Bahut Din Huwe...
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2
Role:
Chandrakanta
Starring:
Agha, Kanhaiyalal Chaturvedi, Gulab, Rattan Kumar
Directed By:
S.S. Vasan
24. Basant (1942)
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Basant
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2
Starring:
Mumtaz Shanti, Ulhas, Mumtaz Ali, Suresh
Directed By:
Amiya Chakrabarty
25. Kal Hamara Hai (1959)
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2
Kal Hamara Hai
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2
Role:
Madhu / Bela
Starring:
Jayant, Leela Chitnis, Bharat Bhushan, Jagdev
Directed By:
S.K. Prabhakar
26. Amar (1954)
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Amar
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Amar is an honest and just lawyer who is soon to get married to a woman named Anju. However, due to circumstances, he ends up raping Soniya, a poor villager. When the villagers find out that Soniya is pregnant, she refuses to name the father, and the villagers decide to get her lynched.

Role:
Anju
Starring:
Dilip Kumar, Jayant, Nimmi, Ulhas
Directed By:
Mehboob Khan
27. Aaram (1951)
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Aaram
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1
Role:
Leela
Starring:
Prem Nath, Durga Khote, Dev Anand, Talat Mahmood
Directed By:
D.D. Kashyap
28. Jhumroo (1961)
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Jhumroo
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1
Role:
Anjana
Starring:
Kishore Kumar, Lalita Pawar, Anoop Kumar, Chanchal
Directed By:
Shankar Mukherjee
29. Beqasoor (1950)
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1
Beqasoor
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1
Role:
Usha
Starring:
Ajit, Pramila, Lala Yaqoob, Mangla
Directed By:
K. Amarnath
30. Do Ustad (1959)
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Do Ustad
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1

Jagannath and Rajan are two brothers who decide to become thieves after their parents pass away. Years later, when Jagganath is found guilty of murder, he decides to maintain silence. However, his brother decides to appeal to the Judge to hear their story. The film then shows us the lives of the two brothers, in flashbacks.

Role:
Madhu Sharma
Starring:
Raj Kapoor, Sulochana Latkar, Sheikh Mukhtar, Daisy Irani
Directed By:
Tara Harish
31. Phagun (1958)
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Phagun
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1
Role:
Banani
Starring:
Jeevan, Bharat Bhushan, Kammo, Nishi
Directed By:
Bibhuti Mitra
32. Passport (1961)
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Passport
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1
Role:
Rita Bhagwandas (as Madhu Bala)
Starring:
K.N. Singh, Nasir Hussain, Pradeep Kumar, Kesari
Directed By:
Pramod Chakravorty
33. Dil-Ki-Rani (Sweet-Heart) (1947)
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Dil-Ki-Rani (Sweet-Heart)
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1
Role:
Raj Kumari Singh (as Madhu Bala)
Starring:
Raj Kapoor, Badri Prasad, Munshi Khanjar, Shyam Sunder
Directed By:
Mohan Sinha
34. Saiyan (1951)
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Saiyan
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1
Role:
Saiyan
Starring:
Sajjan, Ajit, Leela Chitnis, Raj Mehra
Directed By:
M. Sadiq
35. Badal (1951)
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1
Badal
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1
Role:
Ratna
Starring:
Prem Nath, Hiralal, Randhir, Purnima
Directed By:
Amiya Chakrabarty
36. Insan Jaag Utha (1959)
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Insan Jaag Utha
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3
Role:
Gauri
Starring:
Nasir Hussain, Sunil Dutt, Madan Puri, Minoo Mumtaz
Directed By:
Shakti Samanta
37. Saqi (1952)
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1
Saqi
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1
Role:
Rukhsana
Starring:
Gope, Prem Nath, Bipin Gupta, Iftekhar
Directed By:
Harnam Singh Rawail
38. Dulari (1949)
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1
Dulari
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1
Role:
Shobha / Dulari
Starring:
Jayant, Geeta Bali, Suresh, Shyam Kumar
Directed By:
Abdul Rashid Kardar
39. Armaan (1953)
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1
Armaan
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1
Starring:
K.N. Singh, Dev Anand, Murad, Shakila
Directed By:
Fali Mistry
40. Nirala (1950)
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1
Nirala
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1
Role:
Poonam
Starring:
Radhakrishan, Dev Anand, Mazhar Khan, Mumtaz Ali
Directed By:
Devendra Mukherjee
41. Madhubala (1950)
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1
Madhubala
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1
Starring:
Jeevan, Dev Anand, Ram Avtar, Banke Bihari
Directed By:
Prahlad Dutt
42. Jwala (1971)
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2
Jwala
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2
Starring:
Sohrab Modi, Pran, Ulhas, Sunil Dutt
Directed By:
M.V. Raman
43. Nadaan (1951)
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Nadaan
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4
Starring:
Mubarak, Dev Anand, Madan Puri, Sunalini Devi
Directed By:
Hira Singh
44. Raj Hath (1956)
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3
Raj Hath
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3
Role:
Raja Beti / Rajkumari
Starring:
Sohrab Modi, Ulhas, Pradeep Kumar, Murad
Directed By:
Sohrab Modi
45. Singaar (1949)
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1
Singaar
12
1
Starring:
K.N. Singh, Madan Puri, P. Jairaj, Suraiya
Directed By:
J.K. Nanda
46. Chittor Vijay (1947)
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1
Chittor Vijay
11
1
Starring:
Raj Kapoor, Munshi Khanjar, Monica Desai, Gulnar
Directed By:
Mohan Sinha