7 Greatest Films Directed by Abbas–Mustan

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Khiladi (1992)

The first instalment in the Khiladi series, the film was Akshay Kumar's breakout turn as a leading man, and also starred Deepak Tijori, Ayesha Jhulka, and Sabeeha.

Baazigar (1993)

Shah Rukh Khan's portrayal of a vengeful son in this eerie thriller by Abbas-Mustan earned him plaudits from all over and contributed immensely to his making as a star.

Baadshah (1999)

Shah Rukh Khan starred as a bumbling detective mistaken for an espionage operative in this comic thriller which also featured Twinkle Khanna, Johny Lever, Deepak Tijori, Amrish Puri, and Rakhee in major roles.

Ajnabee (2001)

Akshay Kumar, Bobby Deol, Kareena Kapoor, and Bipasha Basu starred in this film about a man who goes on the run after being suspected of murdering his neighbour and friend's wife.

Aitraaz (2004)

Priyanka Chopra broke out with her portrayal of a cruelly ambitious woman who goes out of her way to get what she wants in this Abbas-Mustan film, which also featured Akshay Kumar and Kareena Kapoor.

36 China Town (2006)

Abbas-Mustan directed this multi-starrer mystery comedy that was a remake of Once Upon a Crime (1992), with Akshaye Khanna, Kareena Kapoor, Shahid Kapoor, and Paresh Rawal playing key roles.

Race (2008)

Saif Ali Khan and Akshaye Khanna headlined this thriller about brothers whose relationship is soured by conflicted loyalties and greed. Katrina Kaif, Bipasha Basu, Sameera Reddy, and Anil Kapoor also starred in the film.