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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.

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Aa Gale Lag Jaa Sharmila Tagore, Shashi Kapoor, Shatrughan Sinha Aa Gale Lag Jaa is a 1973 Hindi romantic film directed by Manmohan Desai based on a story by Smt. Jeevanprabha M. Desai. It stars Shashi Kapoor, Sharmila Tagore and Shatrughan Sinha. The film ...more

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Kabhie Kabhie Amitabh Bachchan, Rishi Kapoor, Raakhee Gulzar Kabhi Kabhie is a 1976 Bollywood drama romance film, produced and directed by Yash Chopra, and starring an ensemble cast. This was Yash Chopra's second directorial film with Amitabh Bachchan and ...more

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Waqt Sharmila Tagore, Madan Puri, Shashi Kapoor 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 ...more

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Trishul Sachin Pilgaonkar, Amitabh Bachchan, Hema Malini 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 ...more

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Jab Jab Phool Khile Shashi Kapoor, Agha, Nanda Jab Jab Phool Khile is a 1965 Indian Hindi movie. It stars Shashi Kapoor and Nanda. The story is of a poor boy who is a boatman in Kashmir and falls in love with a rich tourist. The film became ...more

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Satyam Shivam Sundaram Raj Kapoor, Shashi Kapoor, Zeenat Aman Satyam Shivam Sundaram is a 1978 Bollywood film starring Shashi Kapoor and Zeenat Aman, directed by Raj Kapoor and written by Jainendra Jain. It is a social drama about the differences between ...more

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Deewaar Amitabh Bachchan, Satyendra Kapoor, Madan Puri Deewaar is a 1975 Indian crime-drama film directed by Yash Chopra, written by Salim-Javed, and starring Amitabh Bachchan and Shashi Kapoor. Reflecting "the tumultuous politics of the early ...more

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Kalyug Rekha, Amrish Puri, Om Puri Kalyug is a Hindi film made in 1981 and directed by Shyam Benegal. The film is known as a modern day version of an Indian epic Mahabharat depicted as an archetypal conflict between rival ...more

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Kaala Patthar Amitabh Bachchan, Prem Chopra, Sanjeev Kumar 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 ...more

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Namak Halaal Amitabh Bachchan, Satyendra Kapoor, Smita Patil Namak Halaal is a 1982 Hindi language comedy film, directed by Prakash Mehra. Music is by Bappi Lahiri and lyrics by Anjaan. The film stars Amitabh Bachchan, Smita Patil, Shashi Kapoor, Parveen ...more

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Suhaag Amitabh Bachchan, Rekha, Kader Khan Suhaag is a 1979 Indian Hindi drama film directed by Manmohan Desai. A box office success, the film became the highest earning film of 1979. The movie stars Amitabh Bachchan, Shashi Kapoor, ...more

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Pyar Ka Mausam Rahul Dev Burman, Madan Puri, Shashi Kapoor Pyar Ka Mausam is a 1969 movie under Nasir Hussain films banner. Hussain wrote, produced, and directed the film. It starred Shashi Kapoor, and the Nasir Husain fixture- Asha Parekh. It also had ...more

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Heat and Dust Julie Christie, Greta Scacchi, Shashi Kapoor Heat and Dust is a 1983 romantic drama film with a screenplay by Ruth Prawer Jhabvala based upon her novel, Heat and Dust. It was directed by James Ivory and produced by Ismail Merchant. Ivory ...more

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Sharmeelee Raakhee Gulzar, Shashi Kapoor, Iftekhar Sharmilee is a hit 1971 Hindi movie produced by Subodh Mukherjee and directed by Samir Ganguly. The film stars Shashi Kapoor, Raakhee, Narendra Nath, Nazir Hussain, Iftekhar, S N Banerjee, Anita ...more

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Aahuti Madan Puri, Shashi Kapoor, Rakesh Roshan Aahuti is a 1978 Hindi family drama film directed by Ashok V. Bhushan. The films stars Rajendra Kumar, Shashi Kapoor, Rakesh Roshan, Parveen Babi, Zaheera and Madan Puri.

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Chor Machaye Shor nm2147526, Madan Puri, Shashi Kapoor Chor Machaye Shor is a 1974 Hindi movie produced by N. N. Sippy and directed by Ashok Roy. The film stars Shashi Kapoor, Mumtaz, Danny Denzongpa, Madan Puri and Asit Sen. Asrani earned a ...more

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Prem Kahani Rajesh Khanna, Vinod Khanna, Shashi Kapoor Prem Kahani is a 1975 Hindi film produced by Lekhraj Khosla, and directed and written by Raj Khosla. The film stars Rajesh Khanna, Mumtaz, Shashi Kapoor, Vinod Khanna and K. N Singh. The film's ...more

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Doosra Aadmi Rishi Kapoor, Satyendra Kapoor, Raakhee Gulzar Doosra Aadmi is a 1977 Hindi film, produced by Yash Chopra and directed by Ramesh Talwar. The film stars Rishi Kapoor, Neetu Singh, Raakhee, Shashi Kapoor, Deven Verma and Parikshat Sahni. The ...more

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In Custody Om Puri, Shabana Azmi, Shashi Kapoor In Custody/Muhafiz is a film by Merchant Ivory Productions. It was directed by Ismail Merchant, with a screenplay by Anita Desai and Shahrukh Husain. It is based upon Desai's 1984 Booker Prize ...more

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Junoon Naseeruddin Shah, Shabana Azmi, Shashi Kapoor Junoon is a critically acclaimed and award-winning 1978 Indian Hindi language film produced by Shashi Kapoor and directed by Shyam Benegal. The film is based on Ruskin Bond's fictional novella, ...more

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Vijeta Sanjay Dutt, Rekha, Amrish Puri Vijeta is a 1982 Hindi film produced by Shashi Kapoor and directed by Govind Nihalani. It stars Shashi Kapoor, his son Kunal Kapoor, Rekha, Amrish Puri and Supriya Pathak with K.K. Raina, Raja ...more

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Kranti Hema Malini, Prem Chopra, Nutan Kranti is a 1981 Indian Hindi film produced and directed by Manoj Kumar. It stars Manoj Kumar along with a very large cast consisting of Dilip Kumar, Shashi Kapoor, Hema Malini, Shatrughan ...more

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Utsav Rekha, Anupam Kher, Shankar Nag Utsav is a 1984 Hindi drama film, produced by Shashi Kapoor and directed by Girish Karnad. The film is based 2nd-century BC Sanskrit play, Mrichakatika by Shudraka. The film stars Shashi Kapoor, ...more

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Fakira nm2147526, Aruna Irani, Shabana Azmi Fakira is a 1976 Hindi movie produced by N.N. Sippy and directed by C.P. Dixit. The film stars Shashi Kapoor, Shabana Azmi, Asrani, Aruna Irani, Danny Denzongpa, Asit Sen, Ramesh Deo, Madan Puri ...more

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Shaan Amitabh Bachchan, Raakhee Gulzar, Shashi Kapoor Shaan is a 1980 Indian Hindi action-thriller film. The film was directed by Ramesh Sippy after the super success of his previous venture, Sholay. The story was written by Salim-Javed. The film ...more

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New Delhi Times Om Puri, Sharmila Tagore, Shashi Kapoor New Delhi Times is 1986 Hindi film directed by Romesh Sharma and written by Gulzar, starring Shashi Kapoor, Sharmila Tagore, Om Puri and Kulbhushan Kharbanda in lead roles. The film is about a ...more

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Siddhartha Shashi Kapoor, Simi Garewal, Pinchoo Kapoor Siddhartha is a film based on the novel of the same name by Hermann Hesse, directed by Conrad Rooks. It was shot on location in Northern India, and features work by noted cinematographer Sven ...more

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Silsila Amitabh Bachchan, Rekha, Sanjeev Kumar Silsila is a 1981 Hindi romantic drama film directed by Yash Chopra. The film stars Amitabh Bachchan, Jaya Bachchan, Sanjeev Kumar, Rekha and Kulbhushan Kharbanda, with Shashi Kapoor in a ...more

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Bombay Talkie Shashi Kapoor, Helen, Usha Uthup Bombay Talkie is a 1970 film by Merchant Ivory Productions, with a screenplay by Ruth Prawer Jhabvala and James Ivory.

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Abhinetri Hema Malini, Shashi Kapoor, Nirupa Roy Abhinetri is a 1970 Hindi film produced and directed by Subodh Mukherjee. The film stars Shashi Kapoor, Hema Malini, Nirupa Roy, Nazima, Asit Sen and Deb Mukherjee. The music composed by ...more

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Do Aur Do Paanch Amitabh Bachchan, Hema Malini, Kader Khan Do Aur Do Paanch is a 1980 Hindi action comedy movie produced by C. Dhandyadupani and directed by Rakesh Kumar. The film stars Amitabh Bachchan, Shashi Kapoor, Hema Malini, Parveen Babi, ...more

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Jinnah Christopher Lee, Indira Varma, Shashi Kapoor Jinnah is a 1998 epic biographical film which follows the life of the founder of Pakistan, Muhammad Ali Jinnah. It was directed by Jamil Dehlavi; and written by Akbar S. Ahmed and Jamil Dehlavi. ...more

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Pyar Kiye Jaa Kishore Kumar, Mehmood Ali, Shashi Kapoor Pyar Kiye Jaa is a 1966 Hindi language movie directed by C. V. Sridhar starring Kishore Kumar, Shashi Kapoor, Mehmood, Om Prakash, Mumtaz, Kalpana and Rajasree. It was a "semi-hit" at ...more

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Roti Kapda Aur Makaan Amitabh Bachchan, Aruna Irani, Madan Puri Roti Kapda Aur Makaan is a 1974 Indian Bollywood Hindi-language film. It was written, produced, directed by and stars Manoj Kumar, alongside Shashi Kapoor, Zeenat Aman and Moushumi Chatterjee in ...more

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Haseena Maan Jayegi Shashi Kapoor, Johnny Walker, Yunus Parvez Hasina Maan Jayegi is a 1968 Hindi movie directed by Prakash Mehra. The film stars Shashi Kapoor, Babita, Ameeta, Yunus Parvez and Johnny Walker. The film's music, composed by Kalyanji Anandji, ...more

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Baseraa Rekha, Raakhee Gulzar, Shashi Kapoor Baseraa is a 1981 Indian Bollywood film. The film was produced by Ramesh Behl, and directed by Ramesh Talwar. The film stars Shashi Kapoor, Raakhee, Rekha, Poonam Dhillon, Raj Kiran, A.K. Hangal ...more

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Jahan Pyar Mile Hema Malini, Shashi Kapoor, Helen Jahan Pyar Mile is a 1970 Hindi film directed by Lekh Tandon. The film stars Shashi Kapoor, Hema Malini, Nadira and Helen. The film's music is by Shankar Jaikishan.

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Shakespeare Wallah Shashi Kapoor, Felicity Kendal, Madhur Jaffrey Shakespeare Wallah is a 1965 Merchant Ivory Productions film. The story and screenplay are by Ruth Prawer Jhabvala about a travelling family theatre troupe of English actors in India, who ...more

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Aamne Samne Sharmila Tagore, Prem Chopra, Madan Puri Aamne Samne is a 1967 Hindi film produced and directed by Suraj Prakash. The film stars Shashi Kapoor, Sharmila Tagore, Prem Chopra, Rajindernath and Madan Puri. The films music is by Kalyanji ...more

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Neend Hamari Khwab Tumhare is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Shashi Kapoor Movies
Neend Hamari Khwab Tumhare Shashi Kapoor, Balraj Sahni, Nirupa Roy Neend Hamari Khwab Tumhare is a 1966 Indian Bollywood film directed by Shiv Sahni and produced by Hans Choudhary. It stars Shashi Kapoor and Nanda in pivotal roles.

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Chori Mera Kaam Ashok Kumar, Pran, Shashi Kapoor Chori Mera Kaam is a 1975 Bollywood comedy film. Produced by Chander Sadanah, directed by Brij and written by K A Narayan. The film stars Ashok Kumar, Shashi Kapoor, Zeenat Aman, Deven Verma, ...more

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Dharmputra is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Shashi Kapoor Movies
Dharmputra Shashi Kapoor, Deven Verma, Mala Sinha Dharmputra is a 1961 Hindi film directed by Yash Chopra based on a novel of the same name by Acharya Chatursen. This is Yash's second directorial venture. It was the first Hindi film to depict ...more

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Side Streets Rosario Dawson, Jennifer Esposito, Valeria Golino Side Streets is a 1998 Merchant Ivory film directed by Tony Gerber. The film features Valeria Golino, Shashi Kapoor, Shabana Azmi, Miho Nikaido, Art Malik, Victor Argo, Rosario Dawson, and ...more

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Awara Raj Kapoor, Nargis, Shashi 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 ...more

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Janwar Aur Insaan Raakhee Gulzar, Madan Puri, Shashi Kapoor Janwar Aur Insaan is a 1972 Hindi movie directed by Tapi Chanakya. The film stars Shashi Kapoor, Raakhee, Sujit Kumar, Jagdeep, Nirupa Roy and Madan Puri . The music is by Kalyanji Anandji

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My Love Sharmila Tagore, Madan Puri, Shashi Kapoor My Love is a 1970 Bollywood romance film directed by S. Sukhdev. The film stars Shashi Kapoor and Sharmila Tagore.

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The Householder Achala Sachdev, Durga Khote, Pinchoo Kapoor The Householder is a 1963 film by Merchant Ivory Productions, with a screenplay by Ruth Prawer Jhabvala and James Ivory, and direction of James Ivory. It is based upon the 1960 novel of the same ...more

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Vachan is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Shashi Kapoor Movies
Vachan Prem Chopra, Shashi Kapoor, Rajendra Nath Vachan is a 1974 romantic drama film directed by Suraj Prakash.

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Commando nm2147526, Mithun Chakraborty, Shakti Kapoor Commando is a 1988 Hindi-language Indian feature film directed by Babbar Subhash and produced by Mushir-Riaz, starring Mithun Chakraborty, Mandakini, Amrish Puri and Hemant Birje.

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Aap Beati Hema Malini, nm2147526, Ashok Kumar Aap Beati is a 1976 Hindi film. Produced and directed by Mohan Kumar the film stars Shashi Kapoor, Hema Malini, Ashok Kumar, Nirupa Roy, Premnath, Aruna Irani, Helen, Asrani, Sujit Kumar and ...more