The Best Uttam Kumar Movies

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

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

List includes Drishtidan, Amanush and more.

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  • Nayak: The Hero
    Sharmila Tagore, Uttam Kumar, Sumita Sanyal
    223 votes
    • Released: 1966
    • Directed by: Satyajit Ray
    Nayak is a 1966 Indian Bengali drama film written and directed by Satyajit Ray. It was Ray's second entirely original screenplay, after Kanchenjungha. The story revolves around a matinee idol on a ...more
  • Saptapadi
    Chhabi Biswas, Uttam Kumar, Jennifer Kendal
    186 votes
    • Released: 1961
    • Directed by: Ajoy Kar
    Saptapadi is a 1961 Indian Bengali romantic drama film by Ajoy Kar, starring Suchitra Sen, Uttam Kumar, Chhabi Biswas and Chaya Debi. Regarded as the romantic blockbuster of the evergreen romantic ...more
  • Harano Sur
    Uttam Kumar, Utpal Dutt, Suchitra Sen
    137 votes
    • Released: 1957
    • Directed by: Ajoy Kar
    Harano Sur is a 1957 Indian Bengali romantic drama film by Ajoy Kar, starring Suchitra Sen and Uttam Kumar, with music by Hemanta Mukherjee, and sung by Geeta Dutt. The film is regarded as one of the ...more
  • Sharey Chuattar

    Sharey Chuattar

    Uttam Kumar, Suchitra Sen, Bhanu Bandopadhyay
    133 votes
    • Released: 1953
    • Directed by: Nirmal Dey
    Sharey Chuattar is a 1953 film written by Bijon Bhattacharya and directed by Nirmal Dey.
  • Chaowa Pawa
    Chhabi Biswas, Uttam Kumar, Suchitra Sen
    98 votes
    • Released: 1959
    • Directed by: Sachin Mukherji, Tarun Majumdar, Dilip Mukherjee
    Chaowa Pawa is a 1959 Indian Bengali comedy drama film directed by Yatrik. The film is starring Uttam Kumar and Suchitra Sen.
  • Amanush
    Sharmila Tagore, Asit Sen, Uttam Kumar
    78 votes
    • Released: 1975
    • Directed by: Shakti Samanta
    Amanush is a 1975 Indian action drama film made in both Hindi and Bengali produced and directed by Shakti Samanta. The film stars Sharmila Tagore, Uttam Kumar, Utpal Dutt and Asit Sen. The Bengali ...more