Indian The Best Movies Directed by Gulzar  

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List of all movies directed by Gulzar ranked from best to worst with photos. Films directed by Gulzar are listed here and include movie posters and Gulzar movie trailers whenever possible. This is a collection of the best movies directed by Gulzar as voted on by film buffs. If you think the greatest Gulzar movie isn't as high as it should be on this list, then make sure to vote so that your opinion of what the top Gulzar film is can be factored into this list.

From Gulzar's studio films to Gulzar's independent films, this Gulzar filmography keeps tabs on all Gulzar movies, and lets the cream of the crop rise to the top.

Parichay and Koshish are included on this list.

If you’re wondering “what movies did Gulzar direct?” or “who is Gulzar?” then this list will explain how most people know this director. This list also answers questions like “what are the all-time best movies directed by Gulzar?” and “what's a good selection of good Gulzar movies?”

If you're wanting to get into Gulzar films, then this list is a great starting point for at least starting with the most decent Gulzar works.

All Gulzar director credits are included. This list of every movie that Gulzar has directed can be sorted for specific information such as what genre the Gulzar movie is and which actors starred in the Gulzar film.

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Gulzar has had the pleasure of working with tremendous talent, including Hema Malini and Rajesh Khanna.

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Rekha, Naseeruddin Shah, Shammi Kapoor Ijaazat is an 1987 Indian Hindi film directed by Gulzar, based on a Bengali story, Jatugriha by Subodh Ghosh. Starring Rekha, Naseeruddin Shah and Anuradha Patel in leading roles, the film ...more

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Sharmila Tagore, Shabana Azmi, Sanjeev Kumar Namkeen, 1982 Hindi film, directed by Gulzar, with Sharmila Tagore, Sanjeev Kumar, Shabana Azmi and Waheeda Rehman as leads. It was yet another movie by Gulzar made on some very sensitive but ...more

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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

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Sanjeev Kumar, A.K. Hangal, Om Prakash Aandhi is a 1975 Indian political drama film starring Sanjeev Kumar and Suchitra Sen, and directed by Gulzar. At the time it was alleged that the film was based on the life of the then-Prime ...more

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Sharmila Tagore, Sanjeev Kumar, Satyendra Kapoor Mausam is a 1975 Indian film starring Sanjeev Kumar and Sharmila Tagore, and directed by Gulzar. It is loosely based on the novel, The Judas Tree, by A.J. Cronin. Sharmila Tagore for her acting ...more

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Aruna Irani, Sanjeev Kumar, Deven Verma Angoor is a 1982 Bollywood Hindi comedy film starring Sanjeev Kumar and Deven Verma in dual roles, and directed by Gulzar. It is a remake of the 1963 Bengali comedy film Bhrantibilas that is ...more

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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

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Hema Malini, nm2147526, Sharmila Tagore Khushboo is a 1975 Hindi drama film produced by Prasan Kapoor and directed by Gulzar, who had a prolific year, with two more releases in the same year, Mausam and Aandhi. It was based on the ...more

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Hema Malini, Dharmendra, Shreeram Lagoo Kinara is a 1977 Indian Hindi romantic drama film by Gulzar. A major portion of the film was shot in Mandu, an ancient fort city in Madhya Pradesh.

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Hema Malini, Vinod Khanna, Amjad Khan Lekin is a Hindi drama film made in 1991, loosely based on a short story Kshudhit Pashaan by Rabindranath Tagore, and directed by Hindi lyricist Gulzar. It stars Vinod Khanna, Dimple Kapadia, ...more

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Mirza Ghalib Naseeruddin Shah, Neena Gupta, Tanvi Azmi Mirza Ghalib is a 1988 TV film written and directed by Gulzar.

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Om Puri, Tabu, Kulbhushan Kharbanda Maachis is a 1996 Indian Hindi film directed by Gulzar and produced by R. V. Pandit. The film stars Om Puri, Tabu, Chandrachur Singh and Jimmy Shergill in the lead roles. The title of the film ...more

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Shreeram Lagoo, Asit Sen, Uttam Kumar Kitaab is a 1977 Hindi film written and directed by Gulzar. The film stars Uttam Kumar, Vidya Sinha, Shreeram Lagoo, Keshto Mukherjee and Asit Sen. The film was based on Bengali story Pathik by ...more

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nm2147526, Vinod Khanna, Shatrughan Sinha Mere Apne is a 1971 Hindi film produced by Romu, Raj, and N. C. Sippy and written and directed by Gulzar. It was Gulzar's first directorial venture and was almost a frame by frame remake of the ...more

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Libaas Naseeruddin Shah, Shabana Azmi, Raj Babbar Libaas is a 1988 Hindi drama film written and directed by Gulzar. The film based on short story Seema published in collected stories in Raavi Paar. It is about married couples of urban India ...more

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nm2147526, Vinod Khanna, Farida Jalal Achanak is a 1973 Hindi film starring Vinod Khanna, and made by Gulzar. Gulzar won a Filmfare nomination as Best Director for this film. Even though Gulzar is an accomplished lyricist, this film ...more

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Sunil Shetty, Nana Patekar, Tabu Hu Tu Tu is a 1999 Hindi drama directed by Gulzar. Tabu received a 2000 Filmfare Award nomination for Best Actress for this movie.

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Hema Malini, Shreeram Lagoo, Vinod Khanna Meera is a 1979 Hindi language film by Gulzar. The film is based on the life of Meera, a Hindu saint-poet who renounced princely comforts in pursuit of her love for Lord Krishna. The film ...more

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Kirdaar: Vol. 1 Mita Vashisht, Pavan Malhotra, Sulabha Arya

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Kirdaar: Vol. 2 is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Movies Directed by Gulzar
Kirdaar: Vol. 2 Mita Vashisht, Javed Khan Amrohi, Pavan Malhotra