Filming Location Matching "Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh, India" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)



1. Gangs of Wasseypur (2012)

16 | 321 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

8.2
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89 Metascore

A clash between Sultan and Shahid Khan leads to the expulsion of Khan from Wasseypur, and ignites a deadly blood feud spanning three generations.

Director: Anurag Kashyap | Stars: Manoj Bajpayee, Richa Chadha, Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Tigmanshu Dhulia

Votes: 66,209

2. The Experiment (2010)

16 | 96 min | Drama, Thriller

6.5
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26 men are chosen to participate in the roles of guards and prisoners in a psychological study that ultimately spirals out of control.

Director: Paul Scheuring | Stars: Adrien Brody, Cam Gigandet, Forest Whitaker, Maggie Grace

Votes: 47,143

3. Odiyan (2018)

167 min | Action, Drama, Fantasy

6.3
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The story of the Odiyan clan, one of the most dreaded, shape-shifting black magicians in the world which ruled the darkness of night through during the pre-electrification era in Kerala.

Director: V.A. Shrikumar Menon | Stars: Mohanlal, Prakash Raj, Manju Warrier, Manoj Joshi

Votes: 1,388

4. Baraka (1992)

96 min | Documentary

8.6
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A collection of expertly photographed scenes of human life and religion.

Director: Ron Fricke

Votes: 32,226 | Gross: $1.25M

5. Bhaiaji Superhit (2018)

139 min | Action, Comedy

5.7
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A gangster aspires to be a movie star.

Director: Neeraj Pathak | Stars: Sunny Deol, Preity Zinta, Ameesha Patel, Arshad Warsi

Votes: 201

6. Hotel Salvation (2016)

102 min | Comedy, Drama

7.2
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80 Metascore

Faced with his father's untimely and bizarre demand to go and die in the holy city of Varanasi and attain Salvation, a son is left with no choice but to embark on this journey.

Director: Shubhashish Bhutiani | Stars: Adil Hussain, Lalit Behl, Geetanjali Kulkarni, Palomi Ghosh

Votes: 1,237

7. Un + une (2015)

6 | 115 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.2
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French famous film score composer goes to India to compose the score for an Indian adaptation of Romeo and Juliet. There he meets the wife of the French ambassador to India, and a complicated relationship ensues.

Director: Claude Lelouch | Stars: Jean Dujardin, Elsa Zylberstein, Christopher Lambert, Alice Pol

Votes: 1,390

8. Aparajito (1956)

110 min | Drama

8.2
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Following his father's death, a boy leaves home to study in Calcutta, while his mother must face a life alone.

Director: Satyajit Ray | Stars: Pinaki Sengupta, Smaran Ghosal, Kamala Adhikari, Lalchand Banerjee

Votes: 9,169 | Gross: $0.17M

9. Raanjhanaa (2013)

140 min | Drama, Romance

7.6
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Kundan, the son of a Hindu pundit, discovers that his childhood sweetheart Zoya loves city-bred Akram and wants to marry him. However, he persistently seeks to win her heart.

Director: Aanand L. Rai | Stars: Dhanush, Sonam Kapoor, Mohammed Zeeshan Ayyub, Swara Bhaskar

Votes: 25,972 | Gross: $0.88M

10. Hey Ram (2000)

186 min | Crime, Drama, History

8.0
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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 country and sets out to kill him.

Director: Kamal Haasan | Stars: Kamal Haasan, Shah Rukh Khan, Rani Mukerji, Hema Malini

Votes: 9,876 | Gross: $0.27M

11. Issaq (2013)

148 min | Drama, Romance

4.6
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A contemporary adaptation of Romeo and Juliet set in the backdrop of Varanasi in the UP heartland, complete with naxalism, sand mining mafia and of course the timeless love story.

Director: Manish Tiwary | Stars: Prateik, Amyra Dastur, Ravi Kishan, Prashant Narayanan

Votes: 394

12. Agnyaathavaasi (2018)

158 min | Action, Drama

4.9
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An exiled heir to billionaire, returns after his father was murdered, as a regular employee to find out the killers and make things right in his company.

Director: Trivikram Srinivas | Stars: Pawan Kalyan, Keerthi Suresh, Anu Emmanuel, Aadhi

Votes: 2,218

13. Kaashi in Search of Ganga (2018)

125 min | Thriller

7.2
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The movie is about two siblings, Kashi (Sharman Joshi) and his sister Ganga. The film is set in the Indian city of Benaras, also known as Kashi.[9] Kashi is a man who belongs to a community who are involved in performing cremation rituals.

Director: Dhiraj Kumar | Stars: Aishwarya Devan, Kranti Prakash Jha, Manoj Joshi, Sharman Joshi

Votes: 77

14. Naan Kadavul (2009)

165 min | Action, Drama

7.8
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Rudran (Arya) in Kasi. Fourteen years later, repenting his act he goes with his daughter in search of him. He finds him there but is shocked to learn that he has become an Aghori, a ... See full summary »

Director: Bala | Stars: Arya, Pooja Umashankar, Rajendran, Krishnamoorthy

Votes: 1,516

15. Laaga Chunari Mein Daag: Journey of a Woman (2007)

122 min | Drama, Family, Romance

5.4
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A small town girl lands in big bad Mumbai to earn an honest living but faces a confrontation she would've never dreamt of in her wildest dreams.

Director: Pradeep Sarkar | Stars: Rani Mukerji, Jaya Bhaduri, Konkona Sen Sharma, Kunal Kapoor

Votes: 2,085 | Gross: $0.68M

16. Saakshyam (2018)

166 min | Action

5.4
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Sakshyam is a Telugu movie starring Pooja Hegde, Bellamkonda Sai Srinivas and Sharath Kumar in prominent roles. It is a drama directed by Sriwass, with Sai Madhav Burra as the writer, forming part of the crew.

Director: Sriwass | Stars: Sai Srinivas Bellamkonda, Pooja Hegde, Sarath Kumar, Jagapathi Babu

Votes: 212

17. Yamla Pagla Deewana (2011)

163 min | Action, Comedy, Drama

5.7
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A married Canadian travels to India to re-unite with his estranged father and brother but faces obstacles and challenges.

Director: Samir Karnik | Stars: Nafisa Ali, Yugesh Anil, Madhuri Bhattacharya, Emma Brown Garett

Votes: 3,571 | Gross: $0.96M

18. Savdhaan India - Naya Adhdhay (2018– )

Crime

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Stars: Ashish Dixit, Ravi Pannu, Mahima Sogani

19. MahaKumbh (2014–2015)

Action, Fantasy, Thriller

7.4
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Once in every 144 years Mahakumb Amrit makes an appearance. To guard it, 7 saviors are born and have supernatural powers.

Stars: Gautam Rode, Payal Rajput, Siddharth Nigam, Jannat Zubair Rahmani

Votes: 85

20. Joi Baba Felunath (1979)

112 min | Family, Adventure, Crime

8.0
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This is the second film about the detective Feluda (Soumitra Chatterjee) set in the holy city of Benares, where he (along with his cousin, Topshe and friend, Lalmohan Ganguly) goes for a ... See full summary »

Director: Satyajit Ray | Stars: Soumitra Chatterjee, Parinita Banerjee, Haradhan Bannerjee, Satya Bannerjee

Votes: 1,239

21. Mirza Juuliet (2017)

130 min | Drama

5.1
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The world is full of fascination and obsessions. Different people have different desires and goals in life. For some its power, for some its money, for some its someone and for some its ... See full summary »

Director: Rajesh Ram Singh | Stars: Piaa Bajpai, Priyanshu Chatterjee, Swanand Kirkire, Hemant Koumar

Votes: 81

22. Chokher Bali (2003)

167 min | Drama

6.9
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The book, Binodini, is the story of a young woman, who is left to her own devices when her sickly husband dies soon after they are married. She returns to her village and lives there for a ... See full summary »

Director: Rituparno Ghosh | Stars: Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Prasenjit Chatterjee, Raima Sen, Lily Chakravarty

Votes: 1,142

23. Teen Maar (2011)

149 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

5.8
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A man reconsiders his ideas about love in the modern world after he hears a love story from 40 years ago.

Director: Jayant Paranji | Stars: Pawan Kalyan, Trisha Krishnan, Kriti Kharbanda, Mukesh Rishi

Votes: 1,387

24. Jhalki ... A Different Childhood

Drama | Post-production

A lyrical story of lost childhood, against the powerful backdrop of child slavery and human trafficking. It is a heart-rending but inspiring story of a nine-year old street-smart girl, ... See full summary »

Directors: Brahmanand S. Singh, Tanvi Jain | Stars: Boman Irani, Tannishtha Chatterjee, Divya Dutta, Sanjay Suri

25. Gangaa (2015– )

Drama

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Ganga, a child widow, undergoes many difficulties as she lives in a locality consisting of ultraconservative people. But, in an endearing yet courageous way, she questions obsolete traditions.

Stars: Aditi Sharma, Vishal Vashishtha, Shakti Anand, Ruhana Khanna

Votes: 34

26. The Guru (1969)

112 min | Comedy

5.8
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Britain's top pop artiste, Tom Pickle, travels to Bombay, India, circa 1960s to learn to play the sitar (musical instrument) from renowned maestro Ustad Zafar Khan. Tom is taken to Zafar's ... See full summary »

Director: James Ivory | Stars: Rita Tushingham, Michael York, Utpal Dutt, Madhur Jaffrey

Votes: 83

27. Feast of Varanasi (2016)

97 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

5.9
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A young english teacher with a troubled past arrives in the ancient city of Varanasi to spend a few weeks with her aunt who works at an old missionary. it follows the recent suicide of her ... See full summary »

Director: Rajan Kumar Patel | Stars: Adil Hussain, Holly Gilbert, Tannishtha Chatterjee, Judi Bowker

Votes: 20

28. Kalakalapu 2 (2018)

154 min | Comedy, Drama

5.0
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A two and a half hours fun ride in which two groups fights for laptop and money suitcase and when siva enters things get even more funny.

Director: Sundar C. | Stars: Yogi Babu, Santhana Bharathi, Thalapathi Dinesh, Nikki Galrani

Votes: 453

29. Bandook (2013)

132 min | Crime, Thriller

6.0
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In the lawless interiors of India, particularly around Gangetic planes, guns are the surest way to fame, power, money and women.

Director: Aditya Om | Stars: Manisha Kelkar, Arshad Khan, Ashish Kotwal, Aditya Om

Votes: 112

30. Fukai kawa (1995)

108 min | Drama

7.1
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Three Japanese pilgrims arrive in India. Miss Naruse is looking for Otsu, a Catholic priest, her lover ten years before; after time in France and Israel, he has come to Benares where he ... See full summary »

Director: Kei Kumai | Stars: Kumiko Akiyoshi, Eiji Okuda, Hisashi Igawa, Kyôko Kagawa

Votes: 53

31. Guddu Engiineer (2016)

42 min | Drama, Romance

7.8
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The story revolves around Guddu, an engineering student, who is having a near perfect life. To impress his girlfriend, Sonia, Guddu makes a wish list and manages to achieve all of it. ... See full summary »

Director: Nikkhil Advani | Stars: Ananya Banerjee, Prabuddh Dyma, Gautmik, Pranali Ghoghare

Votes: 5

32. Indra (2002)

173 min | Action, Drama

7.3
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Since 1965 bitter hatred and animosity has reigned between two families, namely that of Indrasen's and the Reddys, which results in the death of Indrasen's dad, and his two uncles, one of ... See full summary »

Director: Gopal B. | Stars: Chiranjeevi, Sonali Bendre, Aarti Agarwal, Prakash Raj

Votes: 1,904

33. Good Morning Sunshine (2018)

Drama

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Director: Sanjoy Nag | Stars: Shabana Azmi, Priyanka Bharti, Harsh Chhaya, Swachatoa Guha

34. Seducing Maarya (2000)

107 min | Drama, Romance

5.3
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Vijay Chatterjee was born in British India, and his dad was a freedom fighter. Unable to handle the riots between Hindus and Muslims in the late 40s, the Chatterjees first immigrated to ... See full summary »

Director: Hunt Hoe | Stars: Nandana Sen, Cas Anvar, Vijay Mehta, Ryan Hollyman

Votes: 135

35. Baranasi (2011)

96 min | Drama

5.6
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Human drama about a married couple in times of love, betrayal and terror.

Director: Kyu-hwan Jeon | Stars: Dong-hwan Yoon, Won-Jeong Choi, Shin Ye-an, Nollaig Walsh

Votes: 51

36. India: Matri Bhumi (1959)

90 min | Documentary, Drama

7.5
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Several stories depicting the landscapes and fauna of India are mixed with documentary footage.

Director: Roberto Rossellini

Votes: 473

37. Deep Forest: Sweet Lullaby (1993 Video)

5 min | Short, Music

6.8
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The video consists of a little girl riding a tricycle in front of iconic scenes from around the globe.

Director: Tarsem Singh | Stars: Deep Forest, Shaan Sahota

Votes: 16

38. Eyes of a Beginner (2012 Video)

115 min | Adventure, Drama, Romance

6.8
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Clay Holman (Rob Beare) had everything a young man could hope for, everything but sight. It wasn't until a group of specialists chose him to undergo a groundbreaking eye surgery, that Clay ... See full summary »

Director: Rob Beare | Stars: Rob Beare, Michael Bemister, Adam Besse, Shane Croucher

Votes: 28

39. Railway Raju (2019)

120 min | Crime, Thriller | Post-production

The two gangs , the Bhaiyaji Gang at the Tulsi Ghat is at war with the Suleman Kureshi Gang of Benaras. Raju is the star wrestler of the Bhaiyaji gang and is pulled into the life of crime ... See full summary »

Director: Dinkar Rao | Stars: Ranvir Singh, Lavanya Rao, Monica Mishra, Sunny Shaw

40. Banaras (2006)

122 min | Musical, Drama

6.2
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A mystic love story... between two people of different castes... set in the oldest living city on Earth...

Director: Pankaj Parashar | Stars: Urmila Matondkar, Ashmit Patel, Dimple Kapadia, Raj Babbar

Votes: 294

41. Seven Wonders of the World (1956)

106 min | Documentary, History

7.7
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Lowell Thomas searches the world for natural and man made wonders and invites the audience to try to update the ancient Greek list of "Seven Wonders of the World."

Directors: Tay Garnett, Paul Mantz, Andrew Marton, Ted Tetzlaff, Walter Thompson, John Farrow | Stars: Lowell Thomas, Paul Mantz, Claude Dauphin

Votes: 83 | Gross: $32.10M

42. The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: Journey of Radiance (2000 Video)

95 min | Adventure, Family, History

7.0
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January, 1910. The Jones family attends a meeting of the Theosophy movement in Benares, India. There young Indy befriends a young boy named Jiddu Krishnamurti who is presented by the ... See full summary »

Directors: Deepa Mehta, Gavin Millar | Stars: Corey Carrier, Margaret Tyzack, Ruth de Sosa, Lloyd Owen

Votes: 229

43. Forest of Bliss (1986)

90 min | Documentary

7.4
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A look at daily life in the city of Benares, India, one of the most religious places in the country.

Director: Robert Gardner

Votes: 177

44. Bas Itna Sa Khwaab Hai... (2001)

Romance

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Since his childhood days, Surajchand Srivastav's mother had encouraged him to keep and maintain a photo album of famous men and women, with a view of trying to walk in their respective ... See full summary »

Director: Goldie Behl | Stars: Rani Mukerji, Abhishek Bachchan, Sushmita Sen, Jackie Shroff

Votes: 535

45. The Bright Day (2015)

90 min | Drama

5.8
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This is a story of Shiv. Shiv, with a supportive family, a close group of friends and a normal life in all respects, sets out on a journey to discover what he seeks in the outside world, ... See full summary »

Director: Mohit Takalkar | Stars: Mohan Agashe, Radhika Apte, Rajit Kapoor, Rakhi Kumari

Votes: 114

46. Bollywood Dream (2010)

83 min | Adventure, Comedy

6.8
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Three Brazilian actresses decide to go to Índia to break into the Bollywood film industry. However, once they are inside the heart of Indian Culture and Mythology, their dreams and wills ... See full summary »

Director: Beatriz Seigner | Stars: Paula Braun, Nataly Cabanas, Mohana Krishna, Lorena Lobato

Votes: 30

47. Bunkar: The Last of the Varanasi Weavers (2018)

68 min | Documentary

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Bunkar presents the history of the artisan hand loom weavers of Varanasi, India. Through interviews with craftsmen, the film conveys the details of the ancient craft also how mechanization has brought hard times to the craft.

Director: Satyaprakash Upadhyay

48. Smile Pinki (2008)

39 min | Documentary, Short

8.1
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A destitute Indian child meets a social worker who makes it possible for her to obtain free surgery to cure her cleft lip.

Director: Megan Mylan | Stars: Anti Chauhan, Ghutaru Chauhan, Virendra Kumar Das, Ravi Anand Manya

Votes: 383

49. Fascinating India 3D (2014)

91 min | Documentary

6.2
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Director: Simon Busch | Star: Sebastian Lohse

Votes: 48

50. The Battle of Banaras (2015)

133 min | Documentary

8.6
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Inspired by Nobel laureate Elias Canetti's book, 'Crowds and Power', the documentary captures the excitement, the madness and the noise behind the high- octane poll battle in the holy city ... See full summary »

Director: Kamal Swaroop

Votes: 7


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