Nagesh Kukunoor is one director who has amazed us with most of his movies. One of the most prominent Indian film directors and screenwriters, he is known for his sensitive approach towards various subjects from life. Here are some of the must watch movies by him to celebrate his birthday.
A movie that has been loved and appreciated across the globe and was featured in 10 International film festivals. The movie narrates the tale of a NRI, who finds himself alienated when he comes back to his motherland to vacation. The movie featured the director himself in the lead role.
Most of us remember this movie for the beautiful songs which includes ‘Asmaan ke par’ and Yaaron Dosti. But this film is one of the most beautiful film, which narrates the tale of a young boy, his life in a hostel and his growing up and learning the hard reality of life and to fight them. This movie remains one of the fondest memories for kids who have grown up in the 90’s.
The journey of a person who dreams to make it big and faces obstacles from the family has been explored often in Bollywood, than what makes this film a standout? It is definitely the magic of Nagesh, which makes this movie a standout. Shreyas Talpade is a deaf and dumb, cricket obsessed guy, who wants to play for his country and Naseeruddin Shah is an ex cricketer who has been drinking himself to oblivion, what follows next is a brilliant narrative and power-packed performance by every member of the crew.
Even though a remake of a Malayalam film, the movie narrates the tale of two women, who hails from two different backgrounds. Their path crosses due to their fate and the movie next narrates the tale of their companionship and how they change each other’s life.
Lakshmi starring Monali Thakur deals with human trafficking and child prostitution which is a prevalent custom in some of the rural parts of India has garnered amazing reviews, making it a must watch movie by this amazing director