The Best Raaj Kumar Movies, Ranked By Fans

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Over 1,700 movie fans have come together to cast their votes for the best movies of legendary Bollywood actor Raaj Kumar. A veteran of Hindi cinema, Raaj Kumar's intense and nuanced performances have earned him a spot amongst the greatest actors in Indian film history. He was known for bringing authenticity and vulnerability to his roles, making them truly special.

From action-packed classics like Nausherwan-E-Adil to romantic films such as Gharana, there is something for everyone on this list. What makes these films so captivating is how they portray complex characters that are struggling against society’s expectations, or fighting for justice and redemption in a cruel world. In each of his films, Raaj Kumar manages to capture both strength and fragility simultaneously—a feat few other stars can boast about achieving with such success.

Whether you're a fan of classic Bollywood or just looking for some great entertainment, these top rated Raaj Kumar films are sure to please. So why not check out the list below, vote up your favorites, and join us on our journey through some of India's most beloved movies starring Raaj Kumar?

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  • Waqt
    Sharmila Tagore, Madan Puri, Shashi Kapoor
    161 votes
    • Released: 1965
    • Directed by: Yash Chopra
    Waqt is a 1965 Indian film directed by Yash Chopra. It made it onto the BFI's long list of films in consideration for their top ten of Indian films award. It was produced by B. R. Chopra and starred ...more
  • Saudagar
    Anupam Kher, Amrish Puri, Gulshan Grover
    181 votes
    • Released: 1991
    • Directed by: Subhash Ghai
    Saudagar is a Bollywood film, directed by Subhash Ghai. It starred two veteran actors of the Hindi silver screen of yesteryear, Dilip Kumar and Raaj Kumar, in the leading roles. It was the second ...more
  • Tirangaa


    Nana Patekar, Satyendra Kapoor, Raaj Kumar
    125 votes
    • Released: 1992
    • Directed by: Mehul Kumar
    Tirangaa is an Indian Patriotic film starring Raaj Kumar, Nana Patekar and Mamta Kulkarni, released in 1993. The movie was a blockbuster
  • Hamraaz
    Madan Puri, Sunil Dutt, Iftekhar
    110 votes
    • Released: 1967
    • Directed by: Baldev Raj Chopra
    Hamraaz is a 1967 Hindi musical and suspense thriller film produced and directed by B. R. Chopra. The film stars Sunil Dutt, Raaj Kumar, Mumtaz, Sarika, Madan Puri, Iftekhar, Balraj Sahni, Jeevan, ...more
  • Neel Kamal
    Lalita Pawar, Mehmood Ali, Waheeda Rehman
    72 votes
    • Released: 1968
    • Directed by: Ram Maheshwari
    Neel Kamal is a 1968 Hindi film directed by Ram Maheshwari starring Waheeda Rehman in the title role. Other stars includes Raaj Kumar, Manoj Kumar, Mehmood, Balraj Sahni, Lalita Pawar and Shashikala.
  • Mother India
    Nargis, Sunil Dutt, Rajendra Kumar
    56 votes
    • Released: 1957
    • Directed by: Mehboob Khan
    The wedding of Radha (Nargis) and Shamu (Rajendra Kumar) is at hand, but the loan they take out to pay for the ceremony ends up leading to their ruin. Unable to pay the mounting interest rates, the ...more

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