The Best Smita Patil Movies

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

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

List is made up of a variety of films, including Dilwaala and Samna.

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

Satyajit Ray and Dev Anand both worked with Smita Patil over the years, as have plenty of other well-known directors.

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  • Bazaar
    Naseeruddin Shah, Smita Patil, Farooq Sheikh
    33 votes
    • Released: 1982
    • Directed by: Sagar Sarhadi
    Bazaar is a 1982 Indian film directed by Sagar Sarhadi and starring Naseeruddin Shah, Farooq Shaikh, Smita Patil and Supriya Pathak. The film set in Hyderabad, India, highlights the issue of bride ...more
  • Arth
    Gulshan Grover, Shabana Azmi, Smita Patil
    34 votes
    • Released: 1982
    • Directed by: Mahesh Bhatt
    Arth is a 1982 film directed by Mahesh Bhatt, starring Shabana Azmi, Kulbhushan Kharbanda, Smita Patil, Raj Kiran and Rohini Hattangadi. It features a memorable soundtrack by Ghazal duo, Jagjit Singh ...more
  • Mandi
    Naseeruddin Shah, Amrish Puri, Om Puri
    33 votes
    • Released: 1983
    • Directed by: Shyam Benegal
    Mandi is a 1983 Urdu movie starring Shabana Azmi. The film is a satirical comedy on politics and prostitution, and stars Shabana Azmi, Naseeruddin Shah and Smita Patil. Based on a classic Urdu short ...more
  • Giddh


    Naseeruddin Shah, Om Puri, Nana Patekar
    12 votes
    • Released: 1984
    • Directed by: T.S. Ranga
    Giddh is a 1984 NFA winning film directed by T.S. Ranga.
  • Shakti
    Amitabh Bachchan, Anil Kapoor, Ashok Kumar
    16 votes
    • Released: 1982
    • Directed by: Ramesh Sippy
    Shakti is a 1982 Bollywood film directed by Ramesh Sippy and starring Dilip Kumar, Amitabh Bachchan, Raakhee, Smita Patil and Amrish Puri with Anil Kapoor in a special appearance. It was written by ...more
  • Ardh Satya
    Naseeruddin Shah, Amrish Puri, Om Puri
    20 votes
    • Released: 1983
    • Directed by: Govind Nihalani
    Ardh Satya is a 1983 film directed by Govind Nihalani, his second offering after another angst-ridden movie Aakrosh. The screenplay of both movies was by Vijay Tendulkar, the noted Marathi ...more