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The Best Sanjeev Kumar Movies

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

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

With films ranging from Naunihal to Meraa Dost Meraa Dushman, this is a great starting point for a list of your favorites.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Sanjeev Kumar movies?" and "What are the greatest Sanjeev Kumar roles of all time?"
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  • 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 based on ...more
  • Pati Patni Aur Woh is a 1978 Hindi movie produced and directed by B. R. Chopra. The film stars Sanjeev Kumar, Vidya Sinha, Ranjeeta Kaur, and in guest appearances Rishi Kapoor, Neetu Singh and ...more
  • In the village of Ramgarh, retired police chief Thakur Baldev Singh (Sanjeev Kumar) plots to bring down the notorious bandit Gabbar Singh (Amjad Khan) and enlists the help of two lesser criminals, ...more
  • 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 Jaya ...more
  • 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
  • Seeta (Hema Malini) is an unhappy heiress who is mistreated by her aunt, Kaushalya (Manorama), who holds the purse strings in the household even though her wealth comes from Seeta's late parents. ...more
  • 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 Minister ...more
  • Trishul is an Indian Hindi film directed by Yash Chopra and produced by Gulshan Rai in 1978. It is written by Salim-Javed, with music by Khayyam and lyrics by Sahir Ludhianvi. The movie was a "Super ...more
  • Guddi is a 1971 Hindi comedy-drama film directed by Hrishikesh Mukherjee and written by Gulzar. It starred Dharmendra, Jaya Bachchan and Utpal Dutt. It is Jaya Bachchan's career-making film in which ...more
  • Poor Kamal (Rajesh Khanna) and wealthy Sunita Bhatnagar (Mumtaz) meet, fall madly in love and get married. But their newlywed bliss is short-lived, as Kamal soon grows irrationally jealous over the ...more
  • Swayamvar is a family action drama comedy film written by Chakrapani and Raj Baldev Raj and directed by P. Sambasiva Rao.
  • Khilona is a 1970 Indian film directed by Chander Vohra starring Sanjeev Kumar and Mumtaz in lead roles. Other actors in supporting roles are Shatrughan Sinha, Jeetendra, Durga Khote, Ramesh Deo and ...more
  • Kaala Patthar is a 1979 Indian Bollywood action/drama film based on the Chasnala mining disaster. It was produced and directed by Yash Chopra. The story was written by Salim-Javed. This film is the ...more
  • 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 Geeta ...more
  • 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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    Anhonee is a 1973 Bollywood suspense drama film directed by Ravi Tandon. The film stars Sanjeev Kumar, Leena Chandavarkar, Satyen Kappoo, Asrani, Manmohan & Bindu in positive roles and Kamini Kaushal ...more
  • Anamika is a 1973 Hindi film made in India and directed by Raghunath Jalani. It is a romantic, suspense film with memorable songs by composer R.D. Burman and lyricist Majrooh Sultanpuri, such as ...more
  • Aakraman is a 1975 Hindi war film. Produced by Jagdish Kumar and directed by J. Om Prakash. The war film stars Ashok Kumar, Sanjeev Kumar, Rekha, Rakesh Roshan, Farida Jalal, Sujit Kumar, Asrani, ...more
  • Manchali is a 1973 Hindi romantic drama movie produced and directed by Raja Nawathe, and starring Sanjeev Kumar, Leena Chandavarkar, Nazima and Nirupa Roy. The title track was very catchy and ...more
  • Vidhaata is a 1982 Bollywood movie directed by Subhash Ghai and produced by Gulshan Rai's company Trimurti Films. It stars Dilip Kumar, Sanjay Dutt and Padmini Kolhapure in lead roles, and, Shammi ...more
  • Jaani Dushman is a 1979 Bollywood popular horror film with a large starcast including Sunil Dutt, Rekha, Shatrughan Sinha, Sanjeev Kumar, Neetu Singh, Jeetendra, Reena Roy, Vinod Mehra, Aruna Irani, ...more
  • Trishna is a 1978 Indian Hindi film directed by Anil Ganguly. The film stars Shashi Kapoor, Sanjeev Kumar and Raakhee in lead roles.
  • Dharti Kahe Pukarke is a 1969 Hindi language film produced under banner Vaishali Films by Deenanath Shastri and directed by Dulal Guha. Jeetendra, Nanda, Kanhaiyalal, Durga Khote and Sanjeev Kumar ...more