Bollywood is famous for its masala entertainer which are as commercial as it can get. However, there are many movies that intend much more than just entertaining the audience. They take us into a whole new world to tell us a story that is bound to intrigue and educate us. Over the years there have been many such movies which have now become timeless. Check out a few of them listed below:
Brilliantly made, Masaan traces four lives and the way they are connected through the river Ganga. Masaan was easily one of the best movies of 2015 and was the subject of discussion for every movie lover.
It is true that movies tell us stories and take us into the character’s world, Udaan does it the best. A strict abusive father and a young boy’s pursuit of freedom has been portrayed in this movie with such excellence, you’ll need to watch it to appreciate it.
The Lunchbox (2013)
In the movie, the paths of two strangers meet briefly because of a wrong delivery. The brilliance of this movie is entirely because of the simple treatement of the script. Rest where there is a combo of Irrfan Khan & Nawazuddin Siddiqui, few words need to be said.
A Wednesday (2018)
Another fantastic ensemble, A Wednesday boasts of a cast including Naseeruddin Shah, Anupam Kher, and Jimmy Sheirgill. There’s nothing to not like about this phenomenal piece of cinema.
Aligarh can simply be defined as Manoj Bajpayee at his best. The movie revolves around a professor who is fired from Aligarh University because of his sexual orientation. If you haven’t seen this movie, you’ve missed a gem produced by the Indian Film Industry.