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The Best Shashi Kapoor Movies

Updated September 19, 2020 3.6k votes 520 voters 71.6k views99 items

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

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

List films include Sammy and Rosie Get Laid, Suhana Safar and many more.

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  • 1
    Bombay Talkie
    58
    17

    Bombay Talkie

    Shashi Kapoor, Helen

    Released1970

    Directed byJames Ivory

    Bombay Talkie is a 1970 film by Merchant Ivory Productions, with a screenplay by Ruth Prawer... more on Wikipedia
  • 2
    Aa Gale Lag Jaa
    69
    29

    Aa Gale Lag Jaa

    Sharmila Tagore, Shashi Kapoor

    Released1973

    Directed byManno Desai

    Aa Gale Lag Jaa is a 1973 Hindi romantic film directed by Manmohan Desai based on a story by... more on WikipediaAmazon_watch buy button
  • 3
    Roti Kapda Aur Makaan
    59
    20

    Roti Kapda Aur Makaan

    Amitabh Bachchan, Aruna Irani

    Released1974

    Directed byManoj Kumar

    Roti Kapda Aur Makaan is a 1974 Indian Bollywood Hindi-language film. It was written,... more on Wikipedia
  • 4
    Jinnah
    47
    15

    Jinnah

    Christopher Lee, Indira Varma

    Released1998

    Directed byJamil Dehlavi

    Jinnah is a 1998 epic biographical film which follows the life of the founder of Pakistan,... more on Wikipedia
  • 5
    My Love
    37
    8

    My Love

    Sharmila Tagore, Madan Puri

    Released1970

    Directed byS. Sukhdev

    My Love is a 1970 Bollywood romance film directed by S. Sukhdev. The film stars Shashi Kapoor... more on Wikipedia
  • 6
    Side Streets
    39
    10

    Side Streets

    Rosario Dawson, Jennifer Esposito

    Released1998

    Directed byTony Gerber

    Side Streets is a 1998 Merchant Ivory film directed by Tony Gerber. The film features Valeria... more on Wikipedia
  • 7
    41
    12

    Neend Hamari Khwab Tumhare

    Shashi Kapoor, Balraj Sahni

    Released1966

    Directed byShiv Sahni

    Neend Hamari Khwab Tumhare is a 1966 Indian Bollywood film directed by Shiv Sahni and produced... more on WikipediaAmazon_watch buy button
  • 8
    Kabhie Kabhie
    58
    33

    Kabhie Kabhie

    Amitabh Bachchan, Rishi Kapoor

    Released1976

    Directed byYash Chopra

    Kabhi Kabhie is a 1976 Bollywood drama romance film, produced and directed by Yash Chopra, and... more on Wikipedia
  • 9
    Jab Jab Phool Khile
    30
    6

    Jab Jab Phool Khile

    Shashi Kapoor, Agha

    Released1965

    Directed bySuraj Prakash

    Jab Jab Phool Khile is a 1965 Indian Hindi movie. It stars Shashi Kapoor and Nanda. The story... more on Wikipedia
  • 10
    Raja Saab
    32
    8

    Raja Saab

    Shashi Kapoor, Rajendra Nath

    Released1969

    Directed bySuraj Prakash

    Raja Saab is a 1969 Bollywood film directed by Suraj Prakash. It stars Shashi Kapoor and Nanda... more on WikipediaAmazon_watch buy button
  • 11
    The Householder
    33
    10

    The Householder

    Achala Sachdev, Durga Khote

    Released1963

    Directed byJames Ivory

    The Householder is a 1963 film by Merchant Ivory Productions, with a screenplay by Ruth Prawer... more on Wikipedia
  • 12
    Satyam Shivam Sundaram
    43
    21

    Satyam Shivam Sundaram

    Raj Kapoor, Shashi Kapoor

    Released1978

    Directed byRaj Kapoor

    Satyam Shivam Sundaram is a 1978 Bollywood film starring Shashi Kapoor and Zeenat Aman,... more on Wikipedia
  • 13
    Pyar Ki Jeet
    34
    12

    Pyar Ki Jeet

    Rekha, Ashok Kumar

    Released1987

    Directed bySaawan Kumar Tak

    Pyar Ki Jeet is a 1987 Indian Bollywood film directed by Sawan Kumar Tak. The film stars... more on Wikipedia
  • 14
    Deewaar
    44
    23

    Deewaar

    Amitabh Bachchan, Satyendra Kapoor

    Released1975

    Directed byYash Chopra

    Deewaar is a 1975 Indian crime-drama film directed by Yash Chopra, written by Salim-Javed, and... more on Wikipedia
  • 15
    Waqt
    44
    24

    Waqt

    Sharmila Tagore, Madan Puri

    Released1965

    Directed byYash Chopra

    Waqt is a 1965 Indian film directed by Yash Chopra. It made it onto the BFI's long list of... more on Wikipedia
  • 16
    Kalyug
    36
    16

    Kalyug

    Rekha, Amrish Puri

    Released1981

    Directed byShyam Benegal

    Kalyug is a Hindi film made in 1981 and directed by Shyam Benegal. The film is known as a... more on Wikipedia
  • 17
    Trishul
    45
    25

    Trishul

    Sachin Pilgaonkar, Amitabh Bachchan

    Released1978

    Directed byYash Chopra

    Trishul is an Indian Hindi film directed by Yash Chopra and produced by Gulshan Rai in 1978.... more on Wikipedia
  • 18
    34
    15

    Vachan

    Prem Chopra, Shashi Kapoor

    Released1974

    Directed bySuraj Prakash

    Vachan is a 1974 romantic drama film directed by Suraj Prakash.Amazon_watch buy button
  • 19
    Commando
    34
    15

    Commando

    nm2147526, Mithun Chakraborty

    Released1988

    Directed byBabbar Subhash

    Commando is a 1988 Hindi-language Indian feature film directed by Babbar Subhash and produced... more on Wikipedia
  • 20
    Alag Alag
    25
    6

    Alag Alag

    Rajesh Khanna, Shashi Kapoor

    Released1985

    Directed byShakti Samanta

    Alag Alag is a 1985 Hindi film starring Rajesh Khanna, Tina Munim, Shashi Kapoor in the lead... more on WikipediaAmazon_watch buy button
  • 21
    5 Rifles
    30
    12

    5 Rifles

    Rajesh Khanna, Shashi Kapoor

    Released1974

    Directed byI. S. Johar

    5 Rifles is a 1974 Hindi film produced and directed by I. S. Johar. The film stars Rajesh... more on Wikipedia
  • 22
    Ijaazat
    35
    18

    Ijaazat

    Rekha, Naseeruddin Shah

    Released1987

    Directed byGulzar

    Ijaazat is an 1987 Indian Hindi film directed by Gulzar, based on a Bengali story, Jatugriha... more on Wikipedia
  • 23
    Namak Halaal
    34
    19

    Namak Halaal

    Amitabh Bachchan, Satyendra Kapoor

    Released1982

    Directed byPrakash Mehra

    Namak Halaal is a 1982 Hindi language comedy film, directed by Prakash Mehra. Music is by... more on Wikipedia
  • 24
    Duniya Meri Jeb Mein
    21
    4

    Duniya Meri Jeb Mein

    Rishi Kapoor, Lalita Pawar

    Released1979

    Directed byTinnu Anand

    Duniya Meri Jeb Mein is a 1979 Bollywood action film directed by Tinnu Anand. The film stars... more on Wikipedia
  • 25
    Sharmeelee
    24
    8

    Sharmeelee

    Raakhee Gulzar, Shashi Kapoor

    Released1971

    Directed bySamir Ganguly

    Sharmilee is a hit 1971 Hindi movie produced by Subodh Mukherjee and directed by Samir... more on Wikipedia