Entertainment

The Best Jaya Bachchan Movies  

Reference
543 votes 130 voters 20.1k views 27 items

List Rules Vote for your favorite movies, regardless of critic reviews or how big the role was.

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

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

List films include Sunglass, Aap Ke Liye Hum and more.

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

Satyajit Ray and Mehmood have both worked with Jaya Bhaduri Bachchan over the years, as have plenty of other well-known directors.

list ordered by
1
Ranker Video
Amitabh Bachchan, nm2147526, Jaya Bhaduri Bachchan
Abhimaan is a 1973 Bollywood musical drama film starring Amitabh Bachchan; his real-life wife, Jaya Bachchan; Asrani; and Bindu. It was directed by Hrishikesh Mukherjee. The film is perhaps best ...more
2
Ranker Video
Amitabh Bachchan, nm2147526, Dharmendra
Chupke Chupke is a 1975 Indian comedy film starring Dharmendra, Sharmila Tagore, Amitabh Bachchan, Jaya Bachchan, Om Prakash, Usha Kiran, David Abraham Cheulkar, Asrani and Keshto Mukherjee. The ...more
3
Ranker Video
Amitabh Bachchan, Rekha, Sanjeev Kumar
Silsila is a 1981 Hindi romantic drama film directed by Yash Chopra. The film stars Amitabh Bachchan, Jaya Bachchan, Sanjeev Kumar, Rekha and Kulbhushan Kharbanda, with Shashi Kapoor in a ...more
4
Ranker Video
Amitabh Bachchan, nm2147526, Ashok Kumar
Mili is a 1975 Bollywood romantic drama film directed by Hrishikesh Mukherjee. It starred Amitabh Bachchan, Jaya Bachchan and Ashok Kumar in lead roles. Jaya Bachchan received a Filmfare ...more
5
Ranker Video
Rajesh Khanna, nm2147526, Dharmendra
Guddi is a 1971 Hindi comedy-drama film directed by Hrishikesh Mukherjee and written by Gulzar. It starred Dharmendra, Jaya Bachchan and Utpal Dutt. It is Jaya Bachchan's career-making film in ...more
6
Ranker Video
Sachin Pilgaonkar, Amitabh Bachchan, Hema Malini
Sholay (English: Ember) is a 1975 Indian action-adventure film written by Javed Akhtar and Salim Khan and directed by Ramesh Sippy.
7
Ranker Video
Amitabh Bachchan, Rajesh Khanna, nm2147526
Bawarchi is a 1972 Indian film directed by Hrishikesh Mukherjee starring Rajesh Khanna and Jaya Badhuri with Asrani, A.K. Hangal, Usha Kiran and Durga Khote in supporting roles. In Mukherjee's ...more
8
Ranker Video
Jaya Bhaduri Bachchan, Deven Verma, Dinesh Hingoo
Kora Kagaz is a 1974 Hindi drama film produced by Sanath Kothari and directed by Anil Ganguly. The film stars Vijay Anand, Jaya Bhaduri, A.K. Hangal, Achala Sachdev and Deven Verma. The films ...more
9
Ranker Video
Shah Rukh Khan, Preity Zinta, Kajol
Kal Ho Naa Ho, abbreviated as KHNH, is a 2003 Indian romantic comedy-drama film, directed by debutante director Nikhil Advani. The film was written by Niranjan Iyengar and Karan Johar and ...more
10
Ranker Video
Shah Rukh Khan, Amitabh Bachchan, Hrithik Roshan
Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham..., also known as K3G, is a 2001 Indian drama film written and directed by Karan Johar and produced by his father, Yash Johar. Written specifically to evoke nostalgia ...more
11
Ranker Video
Amitabh Bachchan, Jaya Bhaduri Bachchan, Pran
Zanjeer is a 1973 Hindi action-thriller film directed and produced by Prakash Mehra, starring Amitabh Bachchan, Jaya Bachchan, Pran, Ajit and Bindu. The movie changed the trend from romantic ...more
12
Ranker Video
Amitabh Bachchan, nm2147526, Jaya Bhaduri Bachchan
Piya Ka Ghar is a Hindi comedy set in Mumbai in the 1970s. It is a remake of Raja Thakur's Marathi film Mumbaicha Javai. It portrays the difficulties of life in India's biggest city during the ...more
13
Ranker Video
nm2147526, Sanjeev Kumar, Jaya Bhaduri Bachchan
Anamika is a 1973 Hindi film made in India and directed by Raghunath Jalani. It is a romantic, suspense film with memorable songs by composer R.D. Burman and lyricist Majrooh Sultanpuri, such as ...more
14
Ranker Video
nm2147526, Sanjeev Kumar, Jaya Bhaduri Bachchan
Koshish is a 1972 Hindi movie starring Sanjeev Kumar and Jaya Bhaduri, and directed by Gulzar. Koshish is considered a landmark movie in the history of Indian cinema. It stars Sanjeev Kumar and ...more
15
Ranker Video
Anupam Kher, Jaya Bhaduri Bachchan, Nandita Das
Hazaar Chaurasi Ki Maa is an Indian feature film that deals with the life of a woman who loses her son, a Naxalite, to the violence that is a result of his adopted ideology. The film is directed ...more
16
Ranker Video
Jaya Bhaduri Bachchan, Kamini Kaushal, Leela Mishra
Uphaar is a 1971 Hindi film. Produced by Tarachand Barjatya for Rajshri Productions the film stars Jaya Bhaduri, Swarup Dutt and Kamini Kaushal. The music is by Laxmikant Pyarelal. This film is ...more
17
Ranker Video
Mithun Chakraborty, Ayesha Takia, Jaya Bhaduri Bachchan
Aap Ke Liye Hum, earlier titled Chaasni, is a Hindi film directed by Revathy S Varma. The film stars Jaya Bachchan, Mithun Chakraborty, Manisha Koirala, Raveena Tandon, Ayesha Takia Azmi and ...more
18
Ranker Video
nm2147526, Sanjeev Kumar, Jaya Bhaduri Bachchan
Parichay is a 1972 Indian film directed by Gulzar, based on a Bengali novel, Rangeen Uttarain by Raj Kumar Maitra. Pran heads the cast with Jaya Bhaduri, Jeetendra, Asrani, Sanjeev Kumar and ...more
19
Ranker Video
Satyendra Kapoor, Jaya Bhaduri Bachchan, Iftekhar
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 ...more
20
Ranker Video
Hrithik Roshan, Sushmita Sen, Johnny Lever
Fiza is a 2000 Indian action crime drama film written and directed by Khalid Mohammed. The film stars Karisma Kapoor, Hrithik Roshan and Jaya Bachchan. 'Fiza' was declared 'average ' at the ...more
21
Ranker Video
Hema Malini, Abhishek Bachchan, Rani Mukerji
Laaga Chunari Mein Daag: Journey of a Woman is a 2007 drama film written and directed by Pradeep Sarkar.
22
Ranker Video
Jaya Bhaduri Bachchan, Shatrughan Sinha, Bindu
Gaai Aur Gori is a 1973 Indian film directed by M. A. Thirumugham.
23
Ranker Video
nm2147526, Jaya Bhaduri Bachchan, Madan Puri
Shor is a 1972 Indian Hindi movie written, produced and directed by Manoj Kumar, who also plays the lead role in the film.
24
Ranker Video
Naseeruddin Shah, Jaya Bhaduri Bachchan, R. Madhavan
Sunglass is a 2013 bilingual Indian film written and directed by Rituparno Ghosh. The film is a satirical comedy about the seven-year itch between a husband and wife and how their life turns ...more
25
Ranker Video
Priyanka Chopra, Abhishek Bachchan, Jaya Bhaduri Bachchan
Drona is a 2008 Bollywood fantasy adventure superhero film directed by Goldie Behl, starring Abhishek Bachchan, Priyanka Chopra, Kay Kay Menon and Jaya Bachchan. Drona's special effects shots ...more