There are tons of Bengali movies that are being produced every year but do you know that there are some gems that you might are be missing. Yes, there are some of the Bengali movies which are so special and beautiful that you cannot afford to miss them. Below listed are some of the best Bengali movies which you can’t miss.
1. Ashani Sanket
This movie was released in the year 1973. Run time of the movie is 1 hour and 41 minutes. It is directed by Satyajit Ray. Stars of the movie are Soumitra Chatterjee, Bobita, Sandhya Roy. It’s a movie about a brahmin, he teaches the people of his village about various useful lessons. The subject of this masterpiece is about the famine which kills millions of people every year. It’s truly beautiful. It captures complex issues of life in such a wonderful manner. It’s an enlightening film which will open your eyes and will make you realize various issues that prevail in our society. It’s a magnificent film which will shine forever.
2. Akaler Sandhane
This movie was released in the year 1980. Run time of the movie is 1 hour and 50 minutes. It is directed by Mrinal Sen. Stars of the movie are Satya Banerjee, Radhamohan Bhattacharya, Dhritiman Chatterjee. It’s a story about a crew of people who come to a village in Bengal to film about Famine, which killed around 5 million people. It’s very magnificent which gives a strong message. Not many people can understand it, but if the topic interests you, you will love it. There is no movie like this. It’s such an eye-opener. This movie should show to the children in school and colleges.
This movie was released in the year 2001. Run time of the movie is3 hour and 1 minute. It is directed by Shankar Panicker. Stars of the movie are Anil Kapoor, Rani Mukerji, and Amrish Puri. It’s a story about a man who is challenged to run the state by the chief minister of Maharashtra. It’s such a success that he becomes an important figure of the state’s political system. All the actors in the film acted really well. Even the story is quite fascinating and interesting. Overall, it’s a wonderful film.
4. Harano Sur
This movie was released in the year 1957. Run time of the movie is 2 hours and 42 minutes. It is directed by Ajoy Kar. Stars of the movie are Khitish Acharya, Shishir Batabyal, Parijat Bose. It’s a story about a lady doctor who rescues her patient and later falls in love with her. The actors are really very captivating. Both the actors are really very beautiful. The story is not that good, but you will be spellbound after watching this movie. It even won many awards because of this.
5. The Japanese Wife
This movie was released in the year 2010. Run time of the movie is 1 hour and 45 minutes, it is directed by Aparna. Stars of the movie are Rahul Bose, Chigusa Takaku, Raima Sen. It’s a story about a Bengali boy and a Japanese girl who decide to marry each other. It’s a movie which tells you that dialogues are not always needed to communicate. It’s a very sweet story about a man and a woman who fall in love. Acting is really mind-blowing. Even the story is very creative and innovative. It’s a must watch a Romantic movie as you will enjoy the movie to the core.
6. Chokher Bali
This movie was released in the year 2003. Run time of the movie is 2 hours and 47 minutes. It is directed by Rituparno Ghosh. Stars of the movie are Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Prasenjit Chatterjee, Raima Sen. It’s a story about a lady who lives her friend post husband’s death. Soon she starts an affair with her friend’s son. It’s an amazing film. Actors are really great. But all credit goes to the director of this film. It is really difficult to execute Tagore’s novel on a big screen. The way he has directed the film, it’s just mind-blowing. Rest everything is superb, a film worth watching.
This movie was released in the year 2009. Run time of the movie is 2 hours and 1 minute. It is directed by Aniruddha Roy Chowdhury. Stars of the movie are Rahul Bose, Aparna Sen, Radhika Apte. It has four different stories which deal with different emotions and people. It’s a story about love loneliness and waiting. This movie glorifies the beauty of Kolkata. It’s a movie that will change your outlook towards love and life. It is a heartwarming movie which will surely move and touch you. If you love poetry, then you will fall in love with this movie. See life in a poetic way.
8. Bhooter Bhobishyat
This movie was released in the year 2012. Run time of the movie is 2 hours and 3 minutes. It is directed and written by Anik Dutta. Stars of the movie are Swastika Mukherjee, Parambrata Chatterjee, Sabyasachi Chakraborty. The story revolves around a haunted house which is converted into a shopping Centre. It’s a brilliant film with an amazing concept and superb characters. Basically, it’s the right mix of everything. It has no scene which will bore you and or will make you feel bad. It’s a positive, heartwarming movie. It’s an incredible piece of work by the one and only Anik Dutta.