Naseeruddin Shah is a well-known Indian actor. He is known for his roles in movies such as ‘Junoon’, ‘Albert Pinto ko Gussa Kyoon Aata Hain’, ‘Sarfarosh’, ‘Hey Ram’, ‘Iqbaal’, ‘A Wednesday’ and ‘Welcome Back’. He has won several waards in his career, and has also been awarded the Padma Shri and Padma Bhushan as well.
He has worked in a lot of critically acclaimed and award-winning films, some of them including ‘Nishant’ (1975), ‘Junoon’ (1978), ‘Aakrosh’ (1980), ‘Albert Pinto ko Gussa Kyoon Aata Hain’, (1980), ‘Bazaar’ (1982), ‘Masoom’ (1983), ‘Khamosh’ (1986), ‘Kabhi Haan Kabhi Naa’ (1994), ‘Mohra’ (1994), ‘Heyy Ram (2000), ‘Maqbool’ (2003), ‘Being Cyrus’ (2005), ‘A Wednesday’ (2008), ‘Firaaq’ (2008), ‘Rajneeti’ (2010), ‘Dedh Isqiya’ (2014), ‘The Hungry’ (2017) and ‘The Tashkent Files’ (2019).
Some of his financially successful works are ‘Kabhi Haan Kabhi Naa’ (1993), ‘Sarfarosh’ (1999), ‘Hey Raam’ (2000), ‘Main Hoon Na’ (2004), ‘Krrish’ (2006), ‘A Wednesday’ (2008), ‘Peepli’ (2010), ‘Rajneeti’ (2010), ‘The Dirty Picture’ (2011), ‘Krrish 3’ (2013), ‘Welcome Back’ (2015). His unsuccessful films include ‘OK Jaanu (2017), and ‘Aiyaary’ (2018).
Vinod and Sudhir are two professional photographers. They have been employed to expose the scandalous activities of the rich by a newspaper editor, but they accidentally photograph a murder and come across a shady world of corruption by a builder.
A common man calls Mumbai police commissioner Prakash Rathod and informs him that he will detonate five bombs if four terrorists are not released. When three of terrorists are killed by him, he reveals that he wants to kill them as revenge for the 2006 Mumbai train bombings. He then orders the police to kill the fourth.
After one of them gets engaged, three friends, decide to go on a vacation to Spain. The trip eventually becomes an opportunity to mend fences, heal wounds, fall in love with life, as well as combating their worst fears.
Ajay Singh Rathod loses his brother to a terrorist attack, which injures his father as well. He vows to kill all the terrorists in order to avenge his family. He eventually becomes a police officer after joining the Indian Police Service.
Based on the play Othello, by William Shakespeare, Omkara is a crime drama film which tells the story of Omkara Shukla, who works for a gang that commits political crimes for a local politician named Tiwari Bhaisaab.
This is a Hindi language film focusing on the lives and feelings of the blind people. Anirudh, the blind principal of a blind school, leads a dark existence until he meets Kavita, who has been recently widowed. At his request, Kavita starts volunteering in his school and slowly a bond begins to develop between them. But there are hindrances on the way.
Maqbool is a crime drama film based on the play 'Macbeth' by William Shakespeare. The film tells the story of Miyan Maqbool, the right hand man of Jahangir Khan, a powerful underworld don in Mumbai. Although Maqbool is quite loyal, he is secretly in love with Khan’s mistress Nimmi. Things get complicated when Nimmi asks Maqbool to kill Khan and take over as the new don. Maqbool is torn between his loyalty to his boss, and his love for Nimmi.
Saketh Ram loses his wife in a riot, after his house is attacked by a group of Muslim thugs. Therefore, he soon becomes a Hindu extremist, but rather than blaming the men responsible for his wife’s death, he thinks Mohandas Gandhi is responsible, due to his tolerant approach towards Islamic fundamentalism. His mind gets filled with hatred, and he starts planning to assassinate Gandhi.
A young girl named Amiran is kidnapped from Faizabad in 1840, and sold to a brothel in Lucknow where she grows up to be a cultured woman and courtesan. Although she finds true love with the Nawab Sultan and later a bandit, Faiz Ali, she is destined to live a tragic life.
This award-winning drama film tells the story of Vishwam, son of a rich and influential landlord. Unlike his brothers, Vishwam has no vices, and doesn’t indulge in drinking or women. However, he gets obsessed with Sushila, the new schoolmaster’s wife, even though he is married. Eventually, he gets her kidnapped.
When village benefactor schoolmaster is killed by the cruel landlord, poor labourer Naurangia hits back by killing landlord’s brother. He and his pregnant wife, Rama, flee from law, but find it difficult to subsist. They accept the job of driving a pigs’ herd to earn their fare back home. As they swim with pigs across a wide raging river, Rama fears for her unborn baby.
Kabhi Haa Kabhi Naa is a romantic musical comedy drama film which revolves around Sunil, who falls for Anna, but she is in love with Chris. In order to win her love, Sunil tries to create a quarrel with Anna and Chris.
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.
This is an award winning Hindi language film, depicting the story of Rukmini Bai, an aging brothel madam in Hyderabad. Very proud of her girls, she is especially protective about Zeenat and does not allow her to engage in prostitution. Then one day, Zeenat meets Sushil and the two fall in love, unaware that she has been sired by Sushil’s father.
This period film takes us back to the time of India’s 1857 War of Independence. The film tells the story of an obsessed Indian Nawab who desires to wed a young Anglo-Indian woman. However, the girl’s mother stands between them, and refuses to allow them to marry.
Jai and Aditi are best friends and seem to be a perfect couple, but refuse to consider a romantic relationship as they are convinced that they are not in love. They soon start dating other people and then they realize that they actually might be in love.
Peepli Live is a satirical black comedy film which tells the story of Natha Das, a poor farmer in a village named Peepli, who is going through various struggles. Since the government has turned a blind eye to farmers' problems, he decides to commit suicide so that his family can get heavy compensation for his death. However, when media and politicians learn about this, they decide to come to the village to capture this event.
A young woman’s life turns upside down when her husband’s best friend begins to blackmail her, regarding a one-night stand that she had in college.
Khandhar is a drama film which tells the story of a photographer named Subhash, who has come to take pictures of a few old temples as well as the ruins in a village. He soon meets a young woman named Jamini, and finds himself attracted to her.
Two criminals take shelter in the house of a kidnapper's widow who agrees to help them in return for abducting the man responsible for her husband's supposed death.
Albert Pinto is a young car mechanic who idolizes the rich and despises workers who go on strike. He has a change of heart when his father, a mill worker, is abused at work. Albert realizes the rich are to blame for the workers' pitiful conditions.
Samar, a young man, who belongs to a powerful Indian political family, lives in the US. However, when his father passes away, he decides to return to India and enter the dirty world of politics.
Major Ram is assigned to go undercover as a college student in order to protect the daughter of a general. He also has a personal mission, which is finding his estranged brother.
Dedh Ishqiya is a black comedy film which tells the story of Khalujan and Babban, two lousy criminals, who are on the run from the law, after stealing a necklace. They seek refuge at the Majidabad palace, where Khalujan tries to impress a wealthy widow with his Urdu poetry. Meanwhile, Babban befriends the widow’s assistant, with whom he plans a kidnapping.
Vishal Angihotri is a young man whose sister-in-law is raped and killed. He does everything he can to get justice the legal way, but all the criminals are released with the help of a corrupt public prosecutor. The same criminals attempt to rape his wife as well, which leads her to suicide. With no hope from the justice system, Vishal kills all four criminals by himself. He is sentenced to life imprisonment, but after seven years, he saves a journalist named Roma from being raped during her visit to prison. She learns about his story, and decides to help him get free.
Reshma, a girl from a poor family in a village, decides that she wants to become a film star. She runs away to Madras, and tries to get noticed by the directors. She eventually manages to find success in a minor role. After her success, she begins to be known as ‘Silk’. But success and fame begins to change her.
Samir is a chef working at an upscale restaurant in New York. When he is denied a promotion because his boss feels that ‘his food lacks soul’, he decides to quit. He is forced to take over his family’s Indian restaurant after his father becomes ill. Since he does not know how to cook Indian food, he decides to find someone who can.
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.
Chamatkar is a comedy drama film which tells the story of Sunder, whose only goal is to establish a school on his half-acre property in his village, as his father wished. He goes to Mumbai, along with his friend, hoping to get a mortgage. However, his friend dupes him and runs away with his money. Sundar goes to a graveyard, where he vents his anger, and soon he comes across the ghost of a gangster named Marco, who was betrayed and murdered by his protégé, when Marco decided to leave the world of crime.
Krishna Mehra is a young man with superhuman abilities, who falls for a young woman Priya, while the latter is on a vacation. He eventually goes to Singapore to meet her for a second time, but he soon comes across a shocking truth about his father’s death.
Hari Mohan is a saintly person who is referred to as Swami Dada by his followers. He organizes prayers and discourses, and attracts devotees in large numbers, who comes to hear his sermons. However, the reality is different as Hari Mohan is actually a professional thief, whose actual objective is to steal the jewelry from the temple.
Gehraiyaan is a romantic drama film which tells the story of Alisha Khanna, a 30 year old yoga instructor, who finds herself drawn to Zain Oberoi, her cousin Tia’s fiancé. Due to their traumatic past, both Zain and Alisha develop a bond and begin to flirt with one another. However, she is forced to end her affair with him, after her boyfriend Karan proposes to her.
Based on the novel by Ruskin Bond ‘Susanna’s Seven Husbands’, this mystery thriller drama film tells the story of a woman named Susanna, who is hungry for true love. The film narrates the stories of her marriages with multiple men, and every time, her husband dies mysteriously.
To defend the world from a vile plot by the Fantom, the mysterious M recruits adventurer and hunter, Allan Quatermain, to lead a group of extraordinary gentlemen consisting of Captain Nemo of submarine Nautilus, vampiric chemist Mina Harker, invisible thief Rodney Skinner, Dr. Jekyll & Mr. Hyde, U.S. Secret Service Agent Tom Sawyer and the narcissistic Dorian Gray.
Ferdinand Pinto realizes that his one true love Stefanie Fernandez never received the marriage proposal which he had sent to her forty six years earlier. His friend Angie, a young widow, suggests that he should find her and tell her about his feelings. In order to find her, they eventually set out on a road trip, joined by three other people. .
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.
Paheli is a fantasy romantic drama film which revolves around a ghost who falls in love with a woman who has been newly married. The ghost soon manages to assume the form of her husband, and also befriends the members of her husband’s family.
The residents of a village named Anandpur are terrorized by Thakur Raibahadur Harnaam Singh. However, things take a turn with the arrival of a charming young man named Raju.
Giddh: The Vulture is a drama film which takes us to a rural village in India, where due to superstitious reasons, pre-pubescent girls of a certain caste are made into prostitutes for wealthy men. The story revolves around a pimp and a prostitute, who try to save one such girl.
Krrish and his scientist father Rohit, faces several mutants who are half human and half animal, created by an evil genius Kaal, who is hell-bent on destruction. Meanwhile Kaal also sends his ruthless mutant Kaya, a shapeshifter, to kidnap Krrish’s wife and take her place.