The Best Amol Palekar Movies  

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List of the best Amol Palekar movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Amol Palekar'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 Amol Palekar movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Amol Palekar movies will be at the top of the list. Amol Palekar has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Amol Palekar movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining Amol Palekar films to end the squabble once and for all.

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

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Deven Verma, Amol Palekar, Utpal Dutt
Gol Maal is a 1979 Bollywood comedy movie directed by Hrishikesh Mukherjee. The film was produced by Mukherjee and N.C.Sippy with music by Rahul Dev Burman. The film's music was crafted by ...more
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Chhoti Si Baat is a 1975 Hindi romantic comedy film directed by Basu Chatterjee. The film's title means "Such a Small Thing" in Hindi. Considered one of the best Hindi comedy films of ...more
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Amol Palekar, A.K. Hangal, Zarina Wahab
Chitchor is a 1976 Hindi romantic musical film. The film's title means "Heart Stealer" in Hindi. The film is a Rajshri Productions film produced by Tarachand Barjatya. It is based on a ...more
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Shreeram Lagoo, Amol Palekar, Zarina Wahab
Gharonda is a 1977 Hindi film, produced and directed by Bhimsain Khurana the film stars Amol Palekar, Zarina Wahab, Shreeram Lagoo and Jalal Agha. The music is by Jaidev.
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Baton Baton Mein is a 1979 romantic comedy film produced and directed by Basu Chatterjee. The film stars Amol Palekar and Tina Munim in leading roles. David, Pearl Padamsee, Asrani, and Ranjit ...more
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Shatrughan Sinha, Amol Palekar, A.K. Hangal
Naram Garam is a 1981 Bollywood film directed by Hrishikesh Mukherjee. The movie was produced by Subhash Gupta and Uday Narayan Singh and had music by R.D.Burman. It reprises many actors and ...more
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Dharmendra, Amol Palekar, Vidya Sinha
Rajnigandha is a Hindi movie directed by Basu Chatterjee and released in 1974. It is based on story "Yehi Sach Hai" by noted Hindi writer Manu Bhandari. The movie stars Amol Palekar, ...more
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Saeed Jaffrey, Deven Verma, Deepti Naval
Kissi Se Na Kehna 1983 Hindi-language Indian feature film directed by Hrishikesh Mukherjee. It was a sweet comedy with actors like Farooq Shaikh, Deepti Naval and Utpal Dutt.
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Naseeruddin Shah, Amrish Puri, Smita Patil
Bhumika is a 1977 Indian film directed by Shyam Benegal. The movie stars Smita Patil, Amol Palekar, Anant Nag, Naseeruddin Shah and Amrish Puri. This film is broadly based on the ...more
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Rang Birangi Mithun Chakraborty, Raj Babbar, Deven Verma
Rang Birangi is a 1983 Hindi film, based on a story by noted Hindi writer, Kamleshwar, and directed by Hrishikesh Mukherjee. This comedy classic is most remembered for the Utpal Dutt's role of ...more
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Do Ladke Dono Kadke is a 1979 Bollywood drama film directed by Basu Chatterjee.
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Shabana Azmi, Girish Karnad, Amol Palekar
Apne Paraye is a 1980 drama film directed by Basu Chatterjee.
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Naseeruddin Shah, Shabana Azmi, Amol Palekar
Khamosh is 1985 Indian thriller directed and produced by Vidhu Vinod Chopra. The film starred Naseerudin Shah, Shabana Azmi, Amol Palekar, Soni Razdan, Pankaj Kapoor and other actors. The film ...more
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Rekha, Rakesh Roshan, Raj Babbar
Jeevan Dhaara is a 1982 Indian Bollywood film directed by Tatineni Rama Rao. The film is a remake of the 1974 Tamil film Aval Oru Thodar Kathai. The film stars Rekha, Raj Babbar, Amol Palekar, ...more
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Shreeram Lagoo, Sanjeev Kumar, Lalita Pawar
Shriman Shrimati is a 1982 Hindi film produced by B. Nagi Reddy and directed by Vijay Reddy. The film stars Sanjeev Kumar, Raakhee, A. K. Hangal, Amol Palekar, Deepti Naval, Rakesh Roshan, ...more
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Aruna Irani, Asha Bhosle, Lalita Pawar
Taxi Taxie is a 1977 Bollywood adventure film comedy directed by Irshad. In 1976, Martin Scorsese came up with Taxi Driver, a movie that went on to be viewed as one of the best films ever. ...more
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Baat Ban Jaye Mithun Chakraborty, Shakti Kapoor, Aruna Irani
Baat Ban Jaye is a 1986 Hindi-language Indian feature film directed by Bharat Rangachary, starring Sanjeev Kumar, Mithun Chakraborty, Utpal Dutt, Raj Babbar, Zeenat Aman, Amol Palekar, Aruna ...more
Teesra Kaun is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Amol Palekar Movies
Teesra Kaun Mithun Chakraborty, Satish Shah, Amol Palekar
Teesra Kaun is a Hindi thriller released in 1994 directed by Partho Ghosh and featuring Mithun Chakraborty, Chunky Pandey, Amol Palekar, Satish Shah, Rakesh Bedi. This film is the remake of 1990 ...more
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Ankahee Shreeram Lagoo, Amol Palekar, Deepti Naval
Ankahee is a 1985 Indian Hindi film about astrology, directed by Amol Palekar and starring Amol Palekar, Deepti Naval and Dr. Shriram Lagoo. It was based on the Marathi-language play Kalay ...more
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Silence! The Court Is in Session Amrish Puri, Amol Palekar, Renuka Shahane
Silence! The Court Is in Session is a 1971 film written by Vijay Tendulkar and directed by Satyadev Dubey.
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Jhoothi Rekha, Madan Puri, Raj Babbar
Jhoothi is a 1985 comedy film written by Sachin Bhowmick, Bimal Dutta and Rahi Maoom Reza and directed by Hrishikesh Mukherjee.
Agni Pareeksha is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Amol Palekar Movies
Agni Pareeksha Shreeram Lagoo, Iftekhar, Amol Palekar
Agni Pareeksha is a 1981 Bollywood film produced by B.R. Chopra and directed by Kamal Majumdar.
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Jagathy Sreekumar, Amol Palekar, Adoor Bhasi
Olangal is a 1982 Indian film in Malayalam directed by Balu Mahendra. The film's plot is inspired from novel Man, Woman and Child by Erich Segal.
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Samaantar Sharmila Tagore, Amol Palekar, Makarand Deshpande
Samaantar is a 2009 Marathi film directed by Amol Palekar and starring Palekar himself and Sharmila Tagore in the lead roles. This is Sharmila's first Marathi film. Director Amol Palekar's ...more
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Jeevana Jyothi Amol Palekar, Vanisri, Kaikala Satyanarayana
Jeevana Jyothi is a 1975 Telugu film directed by K. Viswanath. It stars Vanisri in a double role as mother and daughter. Sobhan Babu is the leading man. This film won the major awards especially ...more