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10 Best Bollywood Crime Movies Which You Just Can’t Afford to Miss

There are many crime films which have truly been loved by the Bollywood fans. Crime is definitely one of the most interesting genres and Bollywood industry has produced many crime films which are totally worth watching. There are movies like ‘Gangs Of Wasseypur,’ ‘Once Upon A Time In Mumbai,’ ‘Special 26’ and many more which have been very well received by the Bollywood fans. Let’s check out some of the best Bollywood crime films.

 1. Shootout At Wadala

Shootout at Wadala is a Bollywood crime film directed by Sanjay Gupta which features John Abraham, Anil Kapoor, Kangana, Tushar Kapoor, Manoj Bajpayee, Sonu Sood and Priyanka Chopra in the lead roles. The film revolves around Manya who kills a gangster who attacked his brother and lands up in jail. Later, she escapes the jail and forms her own gang. The film received a great response from the Bollywood fans and the film definitely comes under one of the best Bollywood crime films.

 2. Gangs Of Wasseypur

Gangs Of Wasseypur is a Bollywood film directed by Anurag Kashyap which features stars like Manoj Bajpayee, Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Richa Chadda, Huma Qureshi, Tigmanshu Dhulia and Pankaj Tripathi in the pivotal roles. The film is based on a gangster named Sardar Khan who clashes with Ramadhir Singh who was a coal mining kingpin. It involves elements of drama, crime, chaos and also a little bit of humour. The film was truly loved by the Bollywood fans and received a great response from the audiences and the critics.

 3. Once Upon A Time In Mumbai

Once Upon A Time in Mumbai is a Bollywood crime film directed by Milan Luthria which features Ajay Devgn, Emraan Hashmi, Kangana Ranaut, Prachi Desai and Randeep  Hooda in the major roles. The film is based on the gangsters of Mumbai underworld and highlights the real-life stories of Dawood Ibrahim and also Haji Mastan. The dialogues, stories and the characters of the film like Sultan Mirza (Ajay Devgn), Shoaib Khan (Emraan Hashmi) and Assistant Commissioner of Police (Randeep Hooda) were totally amazing which makes the movie worth watching. The film went on to be a commercial success and it is also one of the best Bollywood crime movies.

 4. Shootout At Lokhandwala

Shootout at Lokhandwala is a Bollywood film directed by Apoorva Lakhia which features stars like Sanjay Dutt, Vivek Oberoi, Amitabh Bachchan, Sunil Shetty, Tusshar Kapoor and many more. The film is based on the Lokhandwala complex shootout which happened in the year 1991. The film involves elements of crime, drama, action and chaos and was truly loved by the Bollywood fans.

 5. Special 26

Special 26 is a Bollywood film directed by Neeraj Pandey which features Akshay Kumar in the lead role with, Manoj Bajpayee, Anupam Kher, Kajal Aggarwal, Jimmy Shergill and Divya Dutta in supporting roles. The movie is based on a team of fake CBI officers who move to different parts of the country and conduct raids on powerful and corrupt businessmen and ministers. The movie involves elements of crime, drama and chaos and was totally loved by the Bollywood. It is definitely one of the best films in the career of Akshay Kumar also and it surely involves some superb acting.

 6. Raees

Raees is a Bollywood crime film directed by Rahul Dholakia which features Shah Rukh Khan, Mahira Khan and Nawazuddin Siddiqui in the pivotal roles. The film is based on Raees Alam who resides in Gujrat. Gujrat is a dry state where liquor is prohibited but Raees continues to do illegal liquor trade considering that it is just a business and no business is small. The movie involves a great on-screen presence by SRK and was truly loved by the Bollywood fans. It is definitely a great crime film and the plot of the film was truly appreciated by the audiences and the critics.

 7. Drishyam

Drishyam is a Bollywood crime film directed by Nishikant Kamat which features Ajay Devgn, Shriya Saran and Tabu in the major roles. The film involves elements of thrill, crime, chaos and mystery. The acting of Ajay Devgn in the film was commendable and it is definitely one of the best films in the career of Ajay Devgn. The film involves a great suspense which surely makes it worth watching and you will definitely love the plot. The film went on to be a commercial success and was very well received by the Bollywood fans.

 8. Talvar

Talvar is a Bollywood crime mystery film directed by Meghna Gulzar which features Irrfan Khan, Konkana Sen Sharma, Neeraj Kabi and Sohum Shah in the major roles. The film is based on a famous double murder case of a teenage girl in Noida which happened in the year 2008. The film received a good response from the Bollywood fans and went on to be a commercial success as well. It definitely hides some real facts but still, it was well received on the big screens. For sure, this comes under one of the best Bollywood crime movies.

 9. Udta Punjab

Udta Punjab is a Bollywood film directed by Abhishek Chaubey which features Shahid Kapoor, Alia Bhatt, Kareena Kapoor and Diljit Dosanjh in the major roles. It highlights the major issue of drug addiction in the state of Punjab where the youth is seen to be carelessly indulging in it. The acting of Shahid Kapoor was truly amazing. He was completely into the role of a drug addict in the movie and thus gained a lot of appreciation on the big screens. Udta Punjab is definitely one of the best crime films in the Bollywood.

 10. Rajneeti

Best Bollywood Crime Movies

Rajneeti is a Bollywood film directed by Prakash Jha which features Ranbir Kapoor, Katrina Kaif, Manoj Bajpayee, Arjun Rampal, Naseeruddin Shah and Ajay Devgn in the pivotal roles. The film involves elements of drama, crime, thrill and emotions and also shows the drawbacks and challenges of the politics in India. The film involves some really great acting by the stars and was very well received by the Bollywood fans.

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