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The Best Raj Kapoor Movies

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

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

List contains films like Khaan Dost and Nazrana.

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    Jaan Pehchan

    Raj Kapoor, Nargis

    Released1950

    Directed byFali Mistry

    Jaan Pehchan is a 1950 romance film written by Ramanand Sagar and R.P. Sharma and directed by Fali Mistry....
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    Abdullah

    Raj Kapoor, Kader Khan

    Released1980

    Directed bySanjay Khan

    Abdullah is a 1980 Indian Bollywood film that was directed by Sanjay Khan. The film starred Raj Kapoor, Sanjay Khan, Zeenat Aman and Danny Denzongpa, with Sanjeev Kumar and Farida Jalal in minor...  more
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    Awaara

    Raj Kapoor, Nargis

    Released1951

    Directed byRaj Kapoor

    Awara is a 1951 Hindi film directed and produced by Raj Kapoor who also plays the leading role. Music was composed by the team of Shankar Jaikishan. Kapoor's real-life father Prithviraj Kapoor stars...  more
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    Sangam

    Raj Kapoor, Lalita Pawar

    Released1964

    Directed byRaj Kapoor

    Sangam is a 1964 Bollywood Romance film written by Inder Raj Anand, produced and directed by Raj Kapoor. The film stars Vyjayanthimala in the lead role opposite Raj Kapoor and Rajendra Kumar with...  more
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    Anari

    Raj Kapoor, Lalita Pawar

    Released1959

    Directed byHrishikesh Mukherjee

    Anari is a 1959 Bollywood film directed by Hrishikesh Mukherjee. The film stars Raj Kapoor, Nutan, Motilal and Lalita Pawar. The music was by Shankar Jaikishan and the lyrics by Hasrat Jaipuri as...  more
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    Chori Chori

    Raj Kapoor, Pran

    Released1956

    Directed byAnant Thakur

    Chori Chori is a 1956 Hindi film directed by Anant Thakur, with music by Shankar Jaikishan and lyrics by Hasrat Jaipuri and Shailendra. The film is an unofficial remake of the Hollywood movie, It...  more
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    Barsaat

    Raj Kapoor, Nargis

    Released1949

    Directed byRaj Kapoor

    Barsaat is a 1949 Bollywood film directed by Raj Kapoor. The film stars the famous duo of Kapoor and Nargis as well as Prem Nath. It was also the introduction of actress Nimmi in her first film role....  more
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    Naseeb

    Amitabh Bachchan, Hema Malini

    Released1981

    Directed byManno Desai

    Naseeb is a 1981 Bollywood action drama film produced and directed by Manmohan Desai. The film is a typical Manmohan Desai film with his regular star Amitabh Bachchan and a large cast, lavish sets,...  more

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    Dulha Dulhan

    Raj Kapoor, Sadhana Shivdasani

    Released1964

    Directed byRavindra Dave

    Dulha Dulhan is a 1964 Indian Bollywood film produced and directed by Ravindra Dave. It stars Raj Kapoor and Sadhana Shivdasani in pivotal roles....  more
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    Teesri Kasam

    Raj Kapoor, Waheeda Rehman

    Released1966

    Directed byBasu Bhattacharya

    Teesri Kasam is a 1966 Hindi drama film directed by Basu Bhattacharya. It is based on the short story Mare Gaye Gulfam by Hindi novelist Phanishwarnath Renu. The film stars Raj Kapoor and Waheeda...  more
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    Diwana

    Raj Kapoor, Lalita Pawar

    Released1967

    Directed byMahesh Kaul

    Diwana is a 1967 Indian Bollywood film directed by Mahesh Kaul. The film stars Raj Kapoor, Saira Banu, Lalita Pawar in pivotal roles. The film made under the Anupam Chitra production banner had music...  more
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    Gopichand Jasoos

    Raj Kapoor, Prem Chopra

    Released1982

    Directed byNaresh Kumar

    Gophichand Jasoos, released in 1982, is about an overweight and middle-aged out-of-work private detective played by Raj Kapoor. Bela, played by Zeenat Aman is Gopi's neighbour. Gopichand, gets...  more
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    Jis Desh Mein Ganga Behti Hai

    Raj Kapoor, Lalita Pawar

    Released1960

    Directed byRadhu Karmakar

    Jis Desh Mein Ganga Behti Hai is a 1960 Hindi film directed by Radhu Karmakar and produced by Raj Kapoor. The film stars Kapoor, Pran and Padmini in lead roles. This was the first directorial venture...  more
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    Khaan Dost

    Raj Kapoor, Satyendra Kapoor

    Released1976

    Directed byDulal Guha

    Khaan Dost is a 1976 Bollywood action film directed by Dulal Guha....  more
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    Andaz

    Raj Kapoor, Nargis

    Released1949

    Directed byMehboob Khan

    Andaz is a 1949 Indian Hindi film, directed by Mehboob Khan with music by Naushad. The film stars Dilip Kumar, Nargis and Raj Kapoor in a love triangle. Andaz is the only movie that stars Kumar and...  more
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    Sapno Ka Saudagar

    Hema Malini, Naseeruddin Shah

    Released1968

    Directed byMahesh Kaul

    Sapno Ka Saudagar is a 1968 film. The film is produced by B. Ananthaswami and directed by Mahesh Kaul. Originally Vyjayanthimala was offered the lead but she refused and thus Hema Malini made her...  more