7 Award Winning Performances By Rajesh Khanna

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Bawarchi (1972) - Prime Video

Hrishikesh Mukherjee's Bawarchi has Khanna playing a cheerful and well-meaning cook who not only cooks but also becomes a problem-solver of a family that hires him.

Avishkaar (1974) - Prime Video

Avishkaar had Kaka shed off his romantic hero image to portray a disillusioned husband in an unhappy marriage with Sharmila Tagore's character.

Namak Haraam (1973) - Prime Video

Yet another Hrishikesh Mukherjee film, it had both Amitabh Bachchan and Rajesh Khanna give award-winning performances in a story of friendship-turned-rivalry.

Anand (1971) - MX Player

In this iconic film, Khanna plays the titular character of Anand, a cancer patient who vows to live his last days with utmost joy. The film and the performance is counted amongst classics today.

Dushmun (1971) - JioCinema

Dushmun is a deviance from Khanna's romantic films, where he plays a rugged truck driver who has to undergo a unique punishment for killing a man.

Amrit (1986) - ZEE5

At a young age, Khanna played an elderly widower who is mistreated by his children and eventually decides to live an independent life with a widow, played by Smita Patil.

Sachaa Jhutha (1970) - Prime Video

In this film that earned Khanna a Filmfare Award for Best Actor, Khanna plays a double role - one, that of a naive musician and the other, that of a small-time crook.

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