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During the 1970s, Bollywood filmmakers rejected the realism of the ’50s and ’60s for a more escapist kind of movie resulting in a filmmaking style called Masala; a form that continues to dominate Bollywood today. Featured on this list of 1970s Bollywood movies are several by Manmohan Desai, who is considered the father of the Masala film. If you have a favorite Hindi movie from the 70s, give it an upvote so it can reach #1.

Sholay, considered to be one of the best films to ever come out of Bollywood, tops this list of the best 70s Bollywood films. When his family is murder, a former police officers enlists the aid of two outlaws to capture the ruthless bandit responsible.

Enjoy this list of great Indian movies from the ’70s, and feel free to add any of your favorites that might be missing.

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Sholay Sachin Pilgaonkar, Amitabh Bachchan, Hema Malini

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Anand Amitabh Bachchan, Rajesh Khanna, Lalita Pawar

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Amar Akbar Anthony Amitabh Bachchan, Rishi Kapoor, Shabana Azmi

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Deewaar Amitabh Bachchan, Satyendra Kapoor, Madan Puri

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Dharam Veer Dharmendra, Bobby Deol, Pran

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Zanjeer Amitabh Bachchan, Jaya Bhaduri Bachchan, Pran

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Don Amitabh Bachchan, Satyendra Kapoor, Pran

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Chupke Chupke Amitabh Bachchan, nm2147526, Dharmendra

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Bobby Aruna Irani, Rishi Kapoor, Prem Chopra

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Kabhie Kabhie Amitabh Bachchan, Rishi Kapoor, Raakhee Gulzar

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Mera Naam Joker Raj Kapoor, Dharmendra, Rishi Kapoor

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Hare Rama Hare Krishna Prem Chopra, Dev Anand, Iftekhar

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Pakeezah Ashok Kumar, Meena Kumari, Raaj Kumar

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Gol Maal Deven Verma, Amol Palekar, Utpal Dutt

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Purab Aur Paschim Ashok Kumar, Prem Chopra, Vinod Khanna

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Aandhi Sanjeev Kumar, A.K. Hangal, Om Prakash

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Koshish nm2147526, Sanjeev Kumar, Jaya Bhaduri Bachchan

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Be-Imaan Prem Chopra, Raakhee Gulzar, Pran

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