7. Dor (2006)
Indian drama film written and directed by Nagesh Kukunoor that features Ayesha Takia, Gul Panag and Shreyas Talpade as the lead actors. It is a remake of the Malayalam film, Perumazhakkalam (2004) and was well received by the critics the lead actors of the film won the critics award at Zee Cine Awards in 2007.Dor is a story of a two different girls, Ayesha, young widow and Gul Panag, whose husband murderd Meera (Ayesha’s) husband, where Meera in clinched in the paradox culture and Zeenat(Gul) came to save her husband, the two connects with each other and Meera frees herself from the ugly culture
8. Oye Lucky! Lucky Oye!(2008)
Starring Abhay Deol, Paresh Rawal, Neetu Chandra, Manu Rishi, Richa Chadda, Manjot Singh and Archana Puran Singh AND directed by Dibakar Banerjee. The film won the National Film Award for Best Popular Film. The film was inspired by the real life of a compulsive thieve, Devinder Singh aka Bunty’s from Vikaspuri, Delhi. The film is considered as one of the best films of Abhay Deol till date.
The film was produced by Sanjay Singh, Anurag Kashyap, and Ronnie Screwvala; and directed by Vikramaditya Motwane.It is loosely based on the real life of Anurag Kashyap.The film was officially selected to compete in the Un Certain Regard category at the 2010 Cannes Film Festival.The film was not a successful at the box office when released, but is regarded as a cult film.
10. Gangs of Wasseypur(2012)
Indian crime film co-written, produced and directed by Anurag Kashyap.Centered around the coal mafia of Dhanbad, Jharkhand. The film stars Jaideep Ahlawat,Nawazuddin Siddiqui,Huma Qureshi,Tigmanshu Dhulia,Manoj Bajpai,Vineet Kumar Singh,Piyush Mishra,Pankaj Tripathi,Richa Chadda,Reemma Sen. Normally the films are about three hours, but this one(both the parts) was of more than five hours that’s why the film was divided into two parts. Both parts were screened at the 2012 Cannes Directors’ Fortnight. The film’s soundtrack is inspired by traditional Indian folk songs. Gangs of Wasseypur have bagged four nominations, including best film and best director, at the 55th Asia-Pacific Film Festival. The combined film won the awards at the 60th National Film Awards and four Filmfare Awards, including Best Film (Critics) and Best Actress (Critics), at the 58th Filmfare Awards but the film was not a huge hit by any financial standard.