The Best Shabana Azmi Movies

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

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

List contains films like Bhavna and Khandhar.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Shabana Azmi movies?" and "What are the greatest Shabana Azmi roles of all time?"

Shabana Azmi has worked with many famous directors, including big names like Satyajit Ray and Dev Anand.

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  • Mandi
    Naseeruddin Shah, Amrish Puri, Om Puri
    • Released: 1983
    • Directed by: Shyam Benegal
  • Masoom
    Naseeruddin Shah, Shabana Azmi, Urmila Matondkar
    • Released: 1983
    • Directed by: Shekhar Kapur
  • Arth
    Gulshan Grover, Shabana Azmi, Smita Patil
    • Released: 1982
    • Directed by: Mahesh Bhatt
  • Namkeen
    Sharmila Tagore, Shabana Azmi, Sanjeev Kumar
    • Released: 1982
    • Directed by: Gulzar
  • Junoon
    Naseeruddin Shah, Shabana Azmi, Shashi Kapoor
    • Released: 1978
    • Directed by: Shyam Benegal
  • Earth
    Aamir Khan, Gulshan Grover, Shabana Azmi
    • Released: 1998
    • Directed by: Deepa Mehta
  • Thodisi Bewafaii
    Rajesh Khanna, Shreeram Lagoo, Shabana Azmi
    • Released: 1980
    • Directed by: Esmayeel Shroff
  • Dus Kahaniyaan
    Sanjay Dutt, Vidya Balan, Anupam Kher
    • Released: 2007
    • Directed by: Hansal Mehta, Rohit Roy, Sanjay Gupta, Apoorva Lakhia, Meghna Gulzar
  • Umrao Jaan
    Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Abhishek Bachchan, Sunil Shetty
    • Released: 2006
    • Directed by: J. P. Dutta
  • Fire
    Shabana Azmi, Nandita Das, Kulbhushan Kharbanda
    • Released: 1996
    • Directed by: Deepa Mehta
  • Om Shanti Om
    Priyanka Chopra, Deepika Padukone, Shah Rukh Khan
    • Released: 2007
    • Directed by: Farah Khan
  • Karm
    Rajesh Khanna, nm2147526, Shabana Azmi
    • Released: 1977
    • Directed by: Baldev Raj Chopra
  • Ek Din Achanak
    Shreeram Lagoo, Shabana Azmi, Aparna Sen
    • Released: 1989
    • Directed by: Mrinal Sen
  • In Custody
    Shashi Kapoor, Shabana Azmi, Om Puri
    • Released: 1993
    • Directed by: Ismail Merchant
  • Hum Paanch
    Anil Kapoor, Mithun Chakraborty, Naseeruddin Shah
    • Released: 1980
    • Directed by: Bapu
  • The Seedling
    Shabana Azmi, Dalip Tahil, Anant Nag
    • Released: 1974
    • Directed by: Shyam Benegal
  • Hari-Bhari: Fertility
    Shabana Azmi, Nandita Das, Rajit Kapur
    • Released: 2000
    • Directed by: Shyam Benegal
  • Avtaar
    Sachin Pilgaonkar, Rajesh Khanna, Gulshan Grover
    • Released: 1983
    • Directed by: Mohan Kumar
  • Ek Baar Kaho
    Anil Kapoor, Shabana Azmi, Madan Puri
    • Released: 1980
    • Directed by: Lekh Tandon
  • Parvarish
    Amitabh Bachchan, Kader Khan, Shabana Azmi
    • Released: 1977
    • Directed by: Manno Desai
  • It's a Wonderful Afterlife
    Sally Hawkins, Shabana Azmi, Sendhil Ramamurthy
    • Released: 2010
    • Directed by: Gurinder Chadha
  • Honeymoon Travels Pvt. Ltd.
    Dia Mirza, Shabana Azmi, Arjun Rampal
    • Released: 2007
    • Directed by: Reema Kagti
  • Paar
    Naseeruddin Shah, Om Puri, Shabana Azmi
    • Released: 1984
    • Directed by: Goutam Ghose
  • Amar Akbar Anthony
    Amitabh Bachchan, Rishi Kapoor, Shabana Azmi
    • Released: 1977
    • Directed by: Manno Desai