6 Greatest Films Directed by Prakash Jha

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Gangaajal (2003) - YouTube

It is a hard-hitting crime drama inspired by real-life events. The film explores the nexus between corrupt politicians, police officers, and criminals in rural India. Ajay Devgn delivers a powerful performance as an honest police officer determined to bring about change.

Apaharan (2005) - YouTube

This crime thriller delves into the kidnapping industry prevalent in the state of Bihar. The film follows the journey of a Ajay, a young man, (played by Ajay Devgn) who gets involved in the world of crime and politics.

Raajneeti (2010) - YouTube

A political thriller that draws parallels to the Indian epic, the Mahabharata. The film features an ensemble cast including Ranbir Kapoor, Katrina Kaif, and Nana Patekar, and explores themes of power, betrayal, and redemption within the context of Indian politics.

Aarakshan (2011) - JioCinema

Addressing the issue of caste-based reservations in the Indian education system, The film stars Amitabh Bachchan, Saif Ali Khan, and Deepika Padukone. It sparks a debate on affirmative action and social justice, while also delving into personal conflicts and moral dilemmas.

Satyagraha (2013) - ZEE5

Inspired by the anti-corruption movements in India, The film portrays the struggles of a group of activists fighting against political corruption and injustice. Amitabh Bachchan, Ajay Devgn, and Kareena Kapoor Khan deliver compelling performances in this thought-provoking drama.

Jai Gangaajal (2016) - N/A

Another film that addresses corruption in the Indian police force. Priyanka Chopra plays the role of a tough police officer assigned to a crime-infested region, where she confronts powerful criminals and corrupt politicians.

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