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The Best Balraj Sahni Movies

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

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  • 1

    Garm Hava

    Balraj Sahni, A.K. Hangal
    47
    6

    Released1974

    Directed byM. S. Sathyu

    Garm Hava is a 1973 Hindi-Urdu drama film directed by M. S. Sathyu, with Balraj Sahni as the lead. It was written by Kaifi Azmi and Shama Zaidi, based on an unpublished short story by noted Urdu...  more
  • 2

    Do Bigha Zamin

    Mehmood Ali, Asit Sen
    44
    8

    Released1953

    Directed byBimal Roy

    Do Bigha Zamin is 1953 Hindi film, directed by Bengali film director Bimal Roy and starring Balraj Sahni and Nirupa Roy in lead roles. The film is known for its socialist theme, and is an important...  more
  • 3

    Kabuliwala

    Satyendra Kapoor, Balraj Sahni
    36
    6

    Released1961

    Directed byHemen Gupta

    Kabuliwala is a 1961 Hindi film based on a story, Kabuliwala, written by the Bengali writer Rabindranath Tagore. It was directed by Hemen Gupta, who had remained private secretary to Subhas Chandra...  more
  • 4

    Seema

    Nutan, Balraj Sahni
    33
    4

    Released1955

    Directed byAmiya Chakrabarty

    Seema is a 1955 Bollywood film starring Balraj Sahni and Nutan, and directed by Amiya Chakravarty....  more
  • 5

    Do Raaste

    Rajesh Khanna, Prem Chopra
    46
    18

    Released1969

    Directed byRaj Khosla

    Do Raaste is a 1969 Indian Hindi film directed by Raj Khosla. It stars Rajesh Khanna as the dutiful son and Mumtaz as his love interest. Balraj Sahni and Kamini Kaushal play the eldest son and his...  more
  • 6

    Anuradha

    Balraj Sahni, Mukri
    31
    8

    Released1960

    Directed byHrishikesh Mukherjee

    Anuradha is a 1960 Hindi-language film produced and directed by Hrishikesh Mukherjee. The film stars Balraj Sahni, Leela Naidu in lead roles along with Asit Sen and Mukri. The film is noted for being...  more
  • 7

    Hamraaz

    Madan Puri, Sunil Dutt
    21
    2

    Released1967

    Directed byBaldev Raj Chopra

    Hamraaz is a 1967 Hindi musical and suspense thriller film produced and directed by B. R. Chopra. The film stars Sunil Dutt, Raaj Kumar, Mumtaz, Sarika, Madan Puri, Iftekhar, Balraj Sahni, Jeevan,...  more
  • 8

    Neel Kamal

    Lalita Pawar, Mehmood Ali
    22
    4

    Released1968

    Directed byRam Maheshwari

    Neel Kamal is a 1968 Hindi film directed by Ram Maheshwari starring Waheeda Rehman in the title role. Other stars includes Raaj Kumar, Manoj Kumar, Mehmood, Balraj Sahni, Lalita Pawar and Shashikala....  more
  • 9

    Ek Phool Do Mali

    Balraj Sahni, Sadhana Shivdasani
    31
    15

    Released1969

    Directed byDevendra Goel

    Ek Phool Do Mali is a 1969 Indian Bollywood film directed by Devendra Goel. The film took the third top spot at the box office in 1969. Balraj Sahni earned a Filmfare nomination as Best Supporting...  more
  • 10

    Anpadh

    Dharmendra, Aruna Irani
    27
    11

    Released1962

    Directed byMohan Kumar

    Anpadh is a 1962 Hindi film. The film stars Dharmendra, Mala Sinha, Shashi Kala and Balraj Sahni. The music is by Madan Mohan and the lyrics by Raja Mehdi Ali Khan. The film focuses on the importance...  more
  • 11

    Waqt

    Sharmila Tagore, Madan Puri
    27
    12

    Released1965

    Directed byYash Chopra

    Waqt is a 1965 Indian film directed by Yash Chopra. It made it onto the BFI's long list of films in consideration for their top ten of Indian films award. It was produced by B. R. Chopra and starred...  more
  • 12

    Bhabhi Ki Chudiyan

    Meena Kumari, Balraj Sahni
    23
    8

    Released1961

    Directed bySadashiv J. Row Kavi

    Bhabhi Ki Chudiyan is a Hindi film, a family drama made in 1961 directed by Sadashiv J. Row Kavi with Meena Kumari and Balraj Sahni in the lead roles....  more
  • 13

    Haqeeqat

    Dharmendra, Balraj Sahni
    23
    8

    Released1964

    Directed byChetan Anand

    Haqeeqat is a 1964 Hindi war-film directed by Chetan Anand. The movie stars Balraj Sahni, Dharmendra, Priya Rajvansh, Sanjay Khan and Vijay Anand. the music is by Madan Mohan and the lyrics by Kaifi...  more
  • 14

    Chhoti Bahen

    Mehmood Ali, Balraj Sahni
    21
    6

    Released1959

    Directed byL. V. Prasad

    Chhoti Bahen is a 1959 Hindi film that stars Nanda in the title role, and Balraj Sahni, Rehman. The film was remade in Telugu as Aada Paduchu with Shoban Babu....  more
  • 15

    Lajwanti

    Nargis, Balraj Sahni
    21
    9

    Released1958

    Directed byNarendra Suri

    Lajwanti is a 1958 Indian drama film directed by Narendra Suri. It was entered into the 1959 Cannes Film Festival, where it was nominated for the Palme d'Or for Best Film....  more
  • 16

    Bhabhi

    Balraj Sahni, Jagdeep
    18
    6

    Released1957

    Directed byR. Krishnan, S. Panju, Krishnan-Panju

    Bhabhi is a 1957 Hindi film directed by Krishnan-Panju for AVM Productions. The namesake of an earlier film directed by Franz Osten in 1938, the film stars Balraj Sahni, South Indian actress Pandari...  more
  • 17

    Hanste Zakhm

    Satyendra Kapoor, Balraj Sahni
    18
    6

    Released1973

    Directed byChetan Anand

    Hanste Zakhm is a 1973 Indian Hindi film produced and directed by Chetan Anand. The film stars Navin Nischol, Priya Rajvansh, Balraj Sahni, and Nadira in lead roles. The film has music composed by...  more
  • 18

    Sunghursh

    Sanjeev Kumar, Deven Verma
    18
    6

    Released1968

    Directed byHarnam Singh Rawail

    Sunghursh is a 1968 Indian Hindi film directed and produced by Harnam Singh Rawail. It is based on a short story Layli Asmaner Ayna in Bengali language by Jnanpith Award-winning writer Mahasweta...  more
  • 19

    Jawani Diwani

    Satyendra Kapoor, Jaya Bhaduri Bachchan
    16
    4

    Released1972

    Directed byNarendra Bedi

    Jawani Diwani is a 1972 Bollywood movie directed by Narender Bedi, and starring Randhir Kapoor, Jaya Bhaduri, Balraj Sahni, Nirupa Roy, as leads. The film is most remembered for its songs by R.D....  more
  • 20

    Paraya Dhan

    Hema Malini, Rakesh Roshan
    17
    6

    Released1971

    Directed byRajendra Bhatia

    Paraya Dhan is a film directed by Rajendra Bhatia. The film starred Balraj Sahni, Hema Malini, Rakesh Roshan and Ajit Khan....  more
  • 21

    Hindustan Ki Kasam

    Amrish Puri, Satyendra Kapoor
    18
    8

    Released1973

    Directed byChetan Anand

    Hindustan Ki Kasam is a 1973 war movie based on Operation Cactus Lilly in the Indo-Pakistani War of 1971 directed by Chetan Anand, who has previously made popular war film, Haqeeqat on Indo-China...  more
  • 22

    Dharti Ke Lal

    Balraj Sahni, Zohra Sehgal
    15
    4

    Released1946

    Directed byKhwaja Ahmad Abbas

    Dharti Ke Lal is a 1946 Hindi film and the first directorial venture of the noted film director Khwaja Ahmad Abbas. It was jointly written by Khwaja Ahmad Abbas and Bijon Bhattacharya, based on plays...  more
  • 23

    Izzat

    Dharmendra, Lalita Pawar
    14
    4

    Released1968

    Directed byTatineni Prakash Rao

    Izzat is a 1968 action drama romance film written by Rajinder Singh Bedi, Dulal Guha, Zaheer D. Lari and directed by T. Prakash Rao....
  • 24

    Duniya

    Sachin Pilgaonkar, Prem Chopra
    6
    2

    Released1968

    Directed byTatineni Prakash Rao

    Duniya is a 1968 Hindi romantic thriller film written by K. A. Narayan and directed by T. Prakash Rao. The film starred Dev Anand, Vyjayanthimala in the lead with Balraj Sahni, Johnny Walker, Lalita...  more
  • 25

    Holi Ayee Re

    Shatrughan Sinha, Balraj Sahni
    4
    2

    Released1970

    Directed byHarsukh Jagneshwar Bhatt

    Holi Ayee Re is a 1970 Bollywood romance film directed by Harsukh Jagneshwar Bhatt. The film stars Shatrughan Sinha and Mala Sinha....  more