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

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

This list includes Main Hoon Na, Mirch Masala and more.

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Swami Dada Mithun Chakraborty, Naseeruddin Shah, Shakti Kapoor Swami Dada is a 1982 Hindi-language Indian feature film directed by Dev Anand, starring Mithun Chakraborty, Naseeruddin Shah, newcomer Christine O'Neil, Padmini Kohlapure and Dev Anand. The film ...more

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Sir Paresh Rawal, Naseeruddin Shah, Gulshan Grover Sir is a 1993 Bollywood film directed by Mahesh Bhatt starring Naseeruddin Shah, Pooja Bhatt, Atul Agnihotri and Paresh Rawal. The film was remade in Telugu as Gangmaster with Rajasekhar. It was ...more

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Bombay Boys Naseeruddin Shah, Rahul Bose, Naveen Andrews Bombay Boys is a 1998 Indo-American comedy film written and directed by the Indian director Kaizad Gustad. It follows the adventures of three young men in modern-day Mumbai. The boys are of ...more

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The Dirty Picture Vidya Balan, Naseeruddin Shah, Emraan Hashmi The Dirty Picture is a 2011 Indian biographical drama film inspired by the life of Silk Smitha, a South Indian actress noted for her erotic roles. The filmmakers have clarified that the story is ...more

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Krrish Hrithik Roshan, Preity Zinta, Rekha Krrish is a 2006 Indian science fiction superhero film directed, produced, and written by Rakesh Roshan, and starring Hrithik Roshan, Priyanka Chopra, Rekha and Naseeruddin Shah. It is the ...more

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China Gate Paresh Rawal, Naseeruddin Shah, Amrish Puri China Gate is a 1998 Bollywood film directed by Rajkumar Santoshi. It is a "humble tribute to the late Akira Kurosawa", crediting Seven Samurai as its inspiration and starred Samir ...more

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Sunglass 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

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Vishwatma Naseeruddin Shah, Amrish Puri, Gulshan Grover Vishwatma is a 1992 Indian action thriller film directed by Rajiv Rai. This film marked the Hindi film debut of late actress Divya Bharti and Jyotsna Singh who did not appear in any other films ...more

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Naajayaz Ajay Devgan, Naseeruddin Shah, Gulshan Grover Naajayaz is a 1995 Indian Hindi drama film. It was a below average at the Box Office in 1995 though Ajay Devgan was nominated for best actor at Filmfare for his role in this film.

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Red Alert: The War Within Naseeruddin Shah, Sunil Shetty, Gulshan Grover Red Alert: The War Within is an Indian film that released theatrically in India on 9 July 2010. The drama is based on the true story of Narasimha who gets caught up in a clash between police and ...more

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Genesis Naseeruddin Shah, Om Puri, Shabana Azmi Genesis is a 1986 Hindi-language film directed by Mrinal Sen. The film stars Shabana Azmi, Naseeruddin Shah and Om Puri. It was entered into the 1986 Cannes Film Festival.

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Michael Naseeruddin Shah, Mahi Gill, Sabyasachi Chakrabarty Michael is a 2011 drama thriller film written by Debaloy Bhattacharya, and Neel Guha based on the story by Ribhu Dasgupta, and directed by Ribhu Dasgupta.

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Today's Special Naseeruddin Shah, Madhur Jaffrey, Jess Weixler Today's Special is a 2009 independent comedy film loosely inspired by Aasif Mandvi's play, Sakina's Restaurant. The film was directed by David Kaplan. The script was adapted by Aasif Mandvi and ...more

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The Great New Wonderful Maggie Gyllenhaal, Stephen Colbert, Jim Parsons The Great New Wonderful is a 2005 film written by Sam Catlin and directed by Danny Leiner.

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Lootere Anupam Kher, Naseeruddin Shah, Juhi Chawla Lootere is a 1993 Bollywood action movie, written and directed by Dharmesh Darshan and produced by Suneel Darshan. The film featured Sunny Deol and Juhi Chawla in lead roles, along with ...more

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Three Walls Naseeruddin Shah, Gulshan Grover, Juhi Chawla 3 Deewarein is a 2003 Hindi film written, directed and co-starred by Nagesh Kukunoor. Juhi Chawla, Jackie Shroff, Naseeruddin Shah and Gulshan Grover form the rest of the cast. The film narrates ...more

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Holi Aamir Khan, Paresh Rawal, Naseeruddin Shah Holi is a 1984 Indian coming of age drama film directed by Ketan Mehta, whose socially conscious work has been compared to American director Spike Lee. It is based on eponymous play by Marathi ...more

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Mohan Joshi Hazir Ho! Naseeruddin Shah, Satish Shah, Amjad Khan Mohan Joshi Hazir Ho! is a 1984 Hindi art film, made by Saeed Akhtar Mirza, based on his own story, during the Parallel Cinema period of Indian cinema. The film is a comic satire on a judicial ...more

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Mujhe Meri Biwi Se Bachaao Rekha, Naseeruddin Shah, Shakti Kapoor Mujhe Meri Biwi Se Bachaao is a 2001 Indian film directed by Harry Baweja. It stars Rekha and Naseeruddin Shah. This film is a remake of the 1986 American comedy Ruthless People starring Danny ...more

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Sazaye Maut Naseeruddin Shah, Mushtaq Khan, Aanjjan Srivastav Sazaye Maut is 1981 Indian film directed and produced by Vidhu Vinod Chopra. The films was based on Chopra's diploma film at FTII, Murder at Monkey Hill, which he later made into a full-length ...more

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Mithya Naseeruddin Shah, Neha Dhupia, Tinnu Anand Mithya is a 2008 Indian film co-written and directed by Rajat Kapoor and produced by Planman Motion Pictures. It stars Ranvir Shorey, Neha Dhupia, Naseeruddin Shah and Vinay Pathak in pivotal ...more

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Jalwa Amitabh Bachchan, Naseeruddin Shah, Johnny Lever Jalwa is a 1987 action, thriller Bollywood film directed by Pankaj Parashar and produced by Gul Anand. The film stars Naseeruddin Shah and Archana Puran Singh in the title roles. The film is set ...more

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Such a Long Journey Naseeruddin Shah, Om Puri, Roshan Seth Such a Long Journey is a 1998 film based on the novel of the same name written by Rohinton Mistry. It is directed by Sturla Gunnarsson from a screenplay by Sooni Taraporevala.

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Sau Crore Rajinikanth, Anupam Kher, Naseeruddin Shah Sau Crore is an Indian film from 1991 starring, produced, and directed by Dev Anand. It also debuts newcomers Fatima Sheikh and Raman Kapoor. The movie is based on the story of Indian Badminton ...more

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Khandhar Naseeruddin Shah, Shabana Azmi, Pankaj Kapur Khandahar is a 1984 Hindi film directed by Mrinal Sen, based on a Bengali short story, Telenapota Abishkar by Premendra Mitra. The film stars Shabana Azmi, Naseeruddin Shah and Pankaj Kapoor. It ...more

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Chamatkar Shah Rukh Khan, Naseeruddin Shah, Johnny Lever Chamatkar is a Hindi ghost comedy movie which was directed by Rajiv Mehra and released in India in 1992. It cast Naseeruddin Shah and Shahrukh Khan in pivotal roles. Rajiv Mehra chose to work ...more

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Electric Moon Naseeruddin Shah, Roshan Seth, Raghubir Yadav Electric Moon is a 1992 Indian film directed by Pradip Krishen and written by Arundhati Roy. The film was produced by Grapevine Media for Channel 4 Television and Bobby Bedi's Kaleidoscope ...more

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Bhopal Express Naseeruddin Shah, Zeenat Aman, Kay Kay Menon Bhopal Express is a 1999 drama film written Piyush Pandey and Prasoon Pandey, and directed by Mahesh Mathai.

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The Perfect Murder Stellan SkarsgÄrd, Naseeruddin Shah, Dalip Tahil The Perfect Murder is a 1988 English language Indian film directed by Zafar Hai and produced by Merchant-Ivory. The film is based on the 1964 novel The Perfect Murder by British crime fiction ...more

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Ghulami Amitabh Bachchan, Mithun Chakraborty, Naseeruddin Shah Ghulami is a 1985 Hindi-language Indian feature film directed by J.P. Dutta. It has an ensemble cast comprising Dharmendra, Mithun Chakraborty, Mazhar Khan, Kulbhushan Kharbanda, Raza Murad, ...more

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Chaahat Shah Rukh Khan, Anupam Kher, Naseeruddin Shah Chaahat is a 1996 Bollywood romantic musical film by director Mahesh Bhatt. The cast of this film is Shahrukh Khan, Pooja Bhatt, Naseeruddin Shah, Ramya Krishna and Anupam Kher. Shahrukh Khan ...more

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Maharathi Paresh Rawal, Naseeruddin Shah, Om Puri Maharathi is a Hindi film produced by Dhilin Mehta. The film was directed by Shivam Nair and stars Paresh Rawal, Neha Dhupia, Naseeruddin Shah, Boman Irani, Om Puri and Tara Sharma. The film's ...more

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Amal Naseeruddin Shah, Roshan Seth, Koel Purie Amal is a 2007 film directed by Richie Mehta.

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Chaalis Chauraasi Naseeruddin Shah, Atul Kulkarni, Kay Kay Menon Chaalis Chauraasi, is a Bollywood crime comedy film directed by Hriday Shetty and starring Naseeruddin Shah, Atul Kulkarni, Kay Kay Menon and Ravi Kishan. Most of the film was shot in Mumbai. It ...more

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Gaja Gamini Shah Rukh Khan, Madhuri Dixit, Naseeruddin Shah Gaja Gamini is a 2000 Indian film written and directed by M. F. Husain and is his ode to womanhood and his muse of the time, Madhuri Dixit, who stars as the lead in the film with Shahrukh Khan ...more

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Takkar Naseeruddin Shah, Sunil Shetty, Sonali Bendre Takkar is a 1995 Bollywood romance crime film directed by Bharat Rangachary, starring Sunil Shetty and Naseeruddin Shah as a psycopath Police inspector in the lead roles. The film was released ...more

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Pappu Can't Dance Saala Naseeruddin Shah, Neha Dhupia, Saurabh Shukla Pappu Can't Dance Saala is a 2011 India romance comedy film written and directed by Saurabh Shukla. The film stars Vinay Pathak and Neha Dhupia in the lead roles, whilst Rajat Kapoor, ...more

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Aadharshila Naseeruddin Shah, Neena Gupta, Pankaj Kapur Aadharshila is a 1982 Hindi film written, produced and directed by Ashok Ahuja, and starring Naseeruddin Shah and Anita Kanwar. The film won the Filmfare Critics Award for Best Movie and the ...more

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The Churning Naseeruddin Shah, Amrish Puri, Girish Karnad The Churning is a 1976 film directed by Shyam Benegal.

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Asambhav Priyanka Chopra, Naseeruddin Shah, Arjun Rampal Asambhav is a Bollywood action thriller directed by Rajiv Rai and produced by Gulshan Rai under Trimurti Films banner. The film was released on 23 July 2004, starring Arjun Rampal and Priyanka ...more

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Ponthan Mada Mammootty, Naseeruddin Shah, Maniyanpilla Rajum Ponthan Mada is a 1994 Malayalam-language Indian feature film written and directed by T. V. Chandran. The film stars Mammootty and Naseeruddin Shah.

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You Don't Get Life a Second Time Katrina Kaif, Hrithik Roshan, Naseeruddin Shah Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara is a 2011 Indian coming-of-age comedy-drama, directed by Zoya Akhtar and produced by Farhan Akhtar and Ritesh Sidhwani of Excel Entertainment. The film features an ...more

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Mixed Doubles Naseeruddin Shah, Saurabh Shukla, Konkona Sen Sharma Mixed Doubles is an Indian film directed by Rajat Kapoor. It stars Konkona Sen Sharma, Ranvir Shorey, Koel Purie and Rajat Kapoor. The film follows the general plot of a husband asking his wife ...more

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Chargesheet Riya Sen, Naseeruddin Shah, Dev Anand Chargesheet is a Bollywood Crime thriller, drama film directed by veteran Dev Anand, starring himself, Jackie Shroff, Naseeruddin Shah and Divya Dutta in lead roles, while Riya Sen appears in an ...more

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Daava Akshay Kumar, Naseeruddin Shah, Raveena Tandon Daava is a 1997 Hindi action movie directed by Sunil Agnihotri and starring Akshay Kumar, Raveena Tandon, Naseeruddin Shah and Akshay Anand.

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Allah Ke Banday Naseeruddin Shah, Anjana Sukhani, Atul Kulkarni Allah Ke Banday is a 2010 Bollywood crime drama film produced by Ravi Walia and directed by Faruk Kabir.

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Firaaq Paresh Rawal, Naseeruddin Shah, Nassar Firaaq is a 2008 film directed by Nanditas Das.

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Bombay to Bangkok Naseeruddin Shah, Shreyas Talpade, Rajeshwari Sachdev Bombay to Bangkok is a Bollywood film starring Shreyas Talpade and Lena Christensen in the lead roles. It is written and directed by Nagesh Kukunoor and produced by Elahe Hiptoola and Rahul

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Lahu Ke Do Rang Akshay Kumar, Naseeruddin Shah, Karisma Kapoor Lahu Ke Do Rang is 1997 Hindi adventure action film directed by Mehul Kumar and starring Akshay Kumar, Karishma Kapoor, Naseeruddin Shah, Suresh Oberoi. Other casts include Alok Nath, Farida ...more

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Aman Bertrand Russell, Naseeruddin Shah, Rajendra Kumar Aman is a 1967 family adventure drama romance film written by Mohan Kumar and Sarshar Sailani and directed by Mohan Kumar.