The Best Amitabh Bachchan Movies

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List of the best Amitabh Bachchan movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Amitabh Bachchan's highest grossing movies have received a lot of accolades over the years, earning millions upon millions around the world. The order of these top Amitabh Bachchan movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Amitabh Bachchan movies will be at the top of the list. Amitabh Bachchan has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Amitabh Bachchan movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining Amitabh Bachchan films to end the squabble once and for all.

If you think the best Amitabh Bachchan role isn't at the top, then upvote it so it has the chance to become number one. The greatest Amitabh Bachchan performances didn't necessarily come from the best movies, but in most cases they go hand in hand.

Items on this list include Sholay and Mili.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Amitabh Bachchan movies?" and "What are the greatest Amitabh Bachchan roles of all time?"

Satyajit Ray and Baz Luhrmann have both worked with Amitabh Bachchan over the years, as have plenty of other well-known directors.

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  • Zanjeer
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    Amitabh Bachchan, Jaya Bhaduri Bachchan, Pran
    • Released: 1973
    • Directed by: Prakash Mehra
  • Amar Akbar Anthony
    2
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    Amitabh Bachchan, Rishi Kapoor, Shabana Azmi
    • Released: 1977
    • Directed by: Manno Desai
  • Sholay
    3
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    Dharmendra Deol, Sanjeev Kumar, Hema Malini
    • Released: 1975
    • Directed by: Ramesh Sippy
  • Muqaddar Ka Sikandar
    4
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    Amitabh Bachchan, Rekha, Kader Khan
    • Released: 1978
    • Directed by: Prakash Mehra
  • Deewaar
    5
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    Amitabh Bachchan, Satyendra Kapoor, Madan Puri
    • Released: 1975
    • Directed by: Yash Chopra
  • Don
    6
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    Amitabh Bachchan, Zeenat Aman, Pran
    • Released: 1978
    • Directed by: Chandra Barot
  • Trishul
    7
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    Sachin Pilgaonkar, Amitabh Bachchan, Hema Malini
    • Released: 1978
    • Directed by: Yash Chopra
  • Anand
    8
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    Amitabh Bachchan, Rajesh Khanna, Lalita Pawar
    • Released: 1971
    • Directed by: Hrishikesh Mukherjee
  • Satte Pe Satta
    9
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    Sachin Pilgaonkar, Amitabh Bachchan, Hema Malini
    • Released: 1982
    • Directed by: Raj N. Sippy
  • Baghban
    10
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    Amitabh Bachchan, Salman Khan, Hema Malini
    • Released: 2003
    • Directed by: Ravi Chopra
  • Sharaabi
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    Amitabh Bachchan, Satyendra Kapoor, Pran
    • Released: 1984
    • Directed by: Prakash Mehra
  • Namak Halaal
    12
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    Amitabh Bachchan, Satyendra Kapoor, Smita Patil
    • Released: 1982
    • Directed by: Prakash Mehra
  • Agneepath
    13
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    Amitabh Bachchan, Mithun Chakraborty, Madhavi
    • Released: 1990
    • Directed by: Mukul S. Anand
  • Laawaris
    14
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    Amitabh Bachchan, Shreeram Lagoo, Satyendra Kapoor
    • Released: 1981
    • Directed by: Prakash Mehra
  • Chupke Chupke
    15
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    Dharmendra Deol, Sharmila Tagore, Amitabh Bachchan
    • Released: 1975
    • Directed by: Hrishikesh Mukherjee
  • Aakhree Raasta
    16
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    Amitabh Bachchan, Anupam Kher, Sridevi
    • Released: 1986
    • Directed by: K. Bhagyaraj
  • Kaala Patthar
    17
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    Amitabh Bachchan, Prem Chopra, Sanjeev Kumar
    • Released: 1979
    • Directed by: Yash Chopra
  • Abhimaan
    18
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    Amitabh Bachchan, nm2147526, Jaya Bhaduri Bachchan
    • Released: 1973
    • Directed by: Hrishikesh Mukherjee
  • Shakti
    19
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    Amitabh Bachchan, Anil Kapoor, Ashok Kumar
    • Released: 1982
    • Directed by: Ramesh Sippy
  • Naseeb
    20
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    Amitabh Bachchan, Hema Malini, Rajesh Khanna
    • Released: 1981
    • Directed by: Manno Desai
  • Black
    21
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    Amitabh Bachchan, Rani Mukherji, Shernaz Patel
    • Released: 2005
    • Directed by: Sanjay Leela Bhansali
  • Paa
    22
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    Amitabh Bachchan, Vidya Balan, Abhishek Bachchan
    • Released: 2009
    • Directed by: R. Balki
  • Hum
    23
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    Amitabh Bachchan, Rajinikanth, Anupam Kher
    • Released: 1991
    • Directed by: Mukul S. Anand
  • Sarkar
    24
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    Katrina Kaif, Amitabh Bachchan, Abhishek Bachchan
    • Released: 2005
    • Directed by: Ram Gopal Varma
  • Namak Haraam
    25
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    Amitabh Bachchan, Rekha, Rajesh Khanna
    • Released: 1973
    • Directed by: Hrishikesh Mukherjee