Search results for "Om Puri"


Chachi 420 (1997) RT Audience 59%

DVD release: Apr 1999

Wealthy Janki falls in love with poor Jaiprakash, much to the displeasure of her parents, and ends up getting married, and living with her husband. She subsequently gives ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Kamal Hassan
CAST:  Kamal Hassan  •  Om Puri  •  Johnny Walker  •  Paresh Rawal

In Custody (1994) RT Audience 60%

DVD release: Apr 2005

Ismail Merchant's feature directorial debut addresses a subject close to his heart: the expressive Urdu language of Northern India, in danger of extinction as political trends ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Ismail Merchant
CAST:  Shashi Kapoor  •  Om Puri  •  Shabana Azmi  •  Neena Gupta

Code 46 (2003) RT 50% / Audience 59%

DVD release: Dec 2004

A futuristic 'Brief Encounter', a love story in which the romance is doomed by genetic incompatibility.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Michael Winterbottom
CAST:  Tim Robbins  •  Togo Igawa  •  Nabil Elouahabi  •  Samantha Morton

Hey Ram (2000) RT Audience 78%

DVD release: May 2004

Saketh Ram's wife is raped and killed during direct action day riots in Calcutta. He is convinced that Mahatma Gandhi is responsible for all the problems happening in the ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Foreign
DIRECTION:  Kamal Hassan
CAST:  Kamal Hassan  •  Shahrukh Khan  •  Rani Mukerji  •  Vasundhara Das

Billu Barber (2009)

A remake of the hugely successful Malayalam film Kadha Parayumbol, Billu (formerly "Billu Barber") is the story of a small town man, Billu (Irrfan Khan) who mentions to his ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Priyadarshan
CAST:  Irrfan Khan  •  Shahrukh Khan  •  Lara Dutta  •  Om Puri

Baabul (2006) RT Audience 70%

DVD release: Dec 2006

Babul tells the tale of a man (Bachchan) who tries to bring happiness back into his daughter-in-law (Mukherjee)'s life after his son (Salman)'s death.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Foreign • Romance
DIRECTION:  Ravi Chopra
CAST:  Amitabh Bachchan  •  Salman Khan  •  Hema Malini  •  John Abraham

Chup Chup Ke (2006) RT Audience 71%

DVD release: Jul 2006

A debt-ridden young man Jeetu (Shahid Kapoor) decides to commit suicide to allow his father to collect insurance money. Unfortunately, he is rescued by two fishermen, Gundya ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Priyadarshan
CAST:  Shahid Kapoor  •  Kareena Kapoor  •  Neha Dhupia  •  Sunil Shetty

Deewane Huye Paagal (2005) RT Audience 41%

DVD release: Feb 2006

This is the story of Karan and Tanya. Karan is in love with Tanya but is too shy to tell her. One day Tanya witnesses the murder of a scientist by his evil twin brother, the ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Foreign • Romance
DIRECTION:  Vikram Bhatt
CAST:  Akshay Kumar  •  Shahid Kapoor  •  Rimi Sen  •  Sunil Shetty

Dev (2004) RT Audience 53%

DVD release: Jul 2004

Joint Commissioner of Police Dev Pratap Singh, a duty-bound, self-righteous officer, and Special Commissioner Tejinder Khosla, the balancing force between the political ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Foreign
DIRECTION:  Govind Nihalani
CAST:  Amitabh Bachchan  •  Fardeen Khan  •  Kareena Kapoor  •  Om Puri

Disco Dancer (1982) RT Audience 83%

DVD release: Sep 1999

Jimmy promises to return to Bombay and become a famous entertainer so that he can exact revenge on Mr. Oberoi for having insulted and imprisoned his mother on false charges. ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Babbar Subhash
CAST:  Mithun Chakraborty  •  Kim  •  Rajesh Khanna  •  Kalpana Iyer




Don: The Chase Begins Again (2006)

A huge South Asian law enforcement contingent embarks on a dangerous cat-and-mouse game of capturing DON (Shah Rukh Khan) - high-ranking member of the ruthless drug mafia in ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Farhan Akhtar
CAST:  Shahrukh Khan  •  Priyanka Chopra  •  Arjun Rampal  •  Isha Koppikar

Gandhi (1982) RT 88% / Audience 92%

DVD release: Aug 2001

In the early years of the 20th century, Mohandas K. Gandhi, a British-trained lawyer, forsakes all worldly possessions to take up the cause of Indian independence. Faced with ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History
DIRECTION:  Richard Attenborough
CAST:  Ben Kingsley  •  Rohini Hattangadi  •  Candice Bergen  •  Roshan Seth

Ghayal (1990) RT Audience 71%

DVD release: Mar 1999

Ajay Mehra leaves for Bombay in order to train to become an international boxer. On his return to New Delhi he however found that his brother Ashok Mehra is missing, he ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Rajkumar Santoshi
CAST:  Sunny Deol  •  Meenakshi Sheshadri  •  Raj Babbar  •  Moushumi Chatterjee

Gupt: The Hidden Truth (1997) RT Audience 68%

DVD release: Dec 1998

When Governor Jaisingh Sinha is murdered, the needle of suspicion points towards his estranged son Sahil who has been fighting with his father over the girl he had chosen for ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Romance • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Rajiv Rai
CAST:  Bobby Deol  •  Kajol  •  Manisha Koirala  •  Raj Babbar

Hera Pheri (2000) RT Audience 92%

DVD release: Jan 2004

Baburao is a landlord in India, who is very near-sighted, and always in financial trouble. He has a tenant named Raja, who has not paid his rent for several months. He also ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Priyadarshan
CAST:  Akshay Kumar  •  Sunil Shetty  •  Paresh Rawal  •  Tabu

Kyon Ki (2005) RT Audience 58%

DVD release: Feb 2006

Widowed Colonel Khurana, a resident of India, goes to London, accumulates enough wealth, returns to India, opens a private Sanatorium for the insane, and hires his daughter, ...  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  Priyadarshan
CAST:  Salman Khan  •  Kareena Kapoor  •  Jackie Shroff  •  Om Puri

Malaamal Weekly (2006)

No overview found.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Foreign
DIRECTION: 
CAST:  Ritesh Deshmukh  •  Paresh Rawal  •  Om Puri  •  Shakti Kapoor

Mangal Pandey: The Rising (2005)

The film begins in 1857, when India was ruled by the British East India Company. Mangal Pandey is a sepoy, a soldier of Indian origin, in the army of the East India Company. ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Foreign
DIRECTION:  Ketan Mehta
CAST:  Aamir Khan  •  Toby Stephens  •  Om Puri  •  Rani Mukerji

Maqbool (2003) RT Audience 93%

Macbeth meets the Godfather in present-day Bombay. The Scottish tragedy set in the contemporary underworld of India's commercial capital; two corrupt, fortune telling ...  (more)

GENRES: Action
DIRECTION:  Vishal Bhardwaj
CAST:  Pankaj Kapur  •  Tabu  •  Naseeruddin Shah  •  Om Puri

Pyar To Hona Hi Tha (1998)

Sanjana loves Rahul, but Rahul treats Sanjana as a friend. He is attracted to Nisha, and announces that he will be marrying her soon. Sanjana does not take kindly to this, and ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Anees Bazmee
CAST:  Ajay Devgan  •  Kajol  •  Kashmira Shah  •  Om Puri