Bollywood The Best Movies Directed by Mira Nair  

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List of all movies directed by Mira Nair ranked from best to worst with photos. Films directed by Mira Nair are listed here and include movie posters and Mira Nair movie trailers whenever possible. This is a collection of the best movies directed by Mira Nair as voted on by film buffs. If you think the greatest Mira Nair 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 Mira Nair film is can be factored into this list.

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

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

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Who has Mira Nair worked with as a director? Talent includes the likes of Johnny Depp, Natalie Portman, and Denzel Washington.

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Naseeruddin Shah, Kulbhushan Kharbanda, Mira Nair Monsoon Wedding is a 2001 film directed by Mira Nair and written by Sabrina Dhawan, which depicts romantic entanglements during a traditional Punjabi Hindu wedding in Delhi. Writer Sabrina ...more

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Irrfan Khan, Nana Patekar, Raghubir Yadav Salaam Bombay! is a 1988 Hindi film directed by Mira Nair, and screenwritten by her longtime creative collaborator, Sooni Taraporevala. The film chronicles the day-to-day life of children living ...more

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Kal Penn, Irrfan Khan, Tabu The Namesake is a 2006 film which was released in the United States on March 9, 2007, following screenings at film festivals in Toronto and New York City. It was directed by Mira Nair and is ...more

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Kate Hudson, Liev Schreiber, Kiefer Sutherland The Reluctant Fundamentalist is a 2012 thriller film written by Mohsin Hamid, Ami Boghani and William Wheeler and directed by Mira Nair.

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Denzel Washington, Charles S. Dutton, Sharmila Tagore Mississippi Masala is a 1991 romantic drama film directed by Mira Nair, based upon a screenplay by Sooni Taraporevala, starring Denzel Washington, Sarita Choudhury, and Roshan Seth. Set ...more

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Rekha, Indira Varma, Naveen Andrews Kama Sutra: A Tale of Love is a 1996 Indian film directed by Mira Nair. The film takes its title from the ancient Indian text, the Kama Sutra, but this only serves as a common link between the ...more

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Johnny Depp, Helena Bonham Carter, Amitabh Bachchan

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Reese Witherspoon, Robert Pattinson, Jonathan Rhys Meyers Vanity Fair is a 2004 British-American costume drama film directed by Mira Nair and adapted from William Makepeace Thackeray's novel of the same name. The novel has been the subject of numerous ...more

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Migration Raima Sen, Nishi Singh Migration is a 2008 short drama film directed by Mira Nair.

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Ewan McGregor, Richard Gere, Hilary Swank Amelia is a 2009 biographical film about the life of Amelia Earhart. The film was directed by Mira Nair and starred Hilary Swank as Earhart and Richard Gere as her husband, George Putnam. The ...more

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Demián Bichir, Emir Kusturica, Richa Chadda Words with Gods is one part of a 2014 Mexican-American anthology film called Heartbeat of the World. It was directed by nine directors, and was screened out of competition at the 71st Venice ...more

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Natalie Portman, Blake Lively, Christina Ricci New York, I Love You is a 2008 American romantic comedy-drama anthology consisting of eleven short films, each by a different director. The short films all relate in some way to the subject of ...more

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Uma Thurman, Juliette Lewis, Justin Chambers Hysterical Blindness is a TV movie made for HBO, directed by Mira Nair and starring Gena Rowlands, Uma Thurman, Juliette Lewis and Ben Gazzara. The movie premiered on HBO on August 21, 2002 to ...more

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Konkona Sen Sharma, Ranvir Shorey 8 is an anthology film consisting of eight short films centered on the eight Millennium Development Goals.

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Sameera Reddy, Shabana Azmi, Pankaj Kapur

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Ernest Borgnine, Tanvi Azmi, Akira Emoto 11'09"1 September 11 is a 2002 international film composed of 11 contributions from different filmmakers, each from a different country. Each gave their own vision of the events in New York ...more

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Marisa Tomei, Alfred Molina, Anjelica Huston The Perez Family is a comedy film released in 1995 about a group of Cuban refugees in America who pretend to be a family. It starred Marisa Tomei, Alfred Molina, Anjelica Huston, Chazz ...more

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Marisa Tomei, Hal Holbrook, Naveen Andrews My Own Country is a 1998 drama TV film directed by Mira Nair.