7 Underrated Great Indian Films

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Ankhon Dekhi (2013)

This gem directed by Rajat Kapoor offers a poignant exploration of existentialism and the pursuit of truth, with stellar performances and a thought-provoking narrative that often goes underappreciated.

Udaan (2010)

Vikramaditya Motwane's coming-of-age drama portrays the struggles of a young boy against his oppressive father, blending raw emotion with captivating storytelling and leaving a lasting impact on viewers.

Masaan (2015)

Directed by Neeraj Ghaywan, "Masaan" weaves together multiple narratives set in the backdrop of Varanasi, delving into themes of love, loss, and societal taboos with sensitivity and depth, yet remains relatively underrated despite its critical acclaim.

Ugly (2013)

Anurag Kashyap's dark thriller exposes the underbelly of urban society through the lens of a missing child case, offering a gritty and uncompromising portrayal of human greed and desperation that deserves more recognition.

Nil Battey Sannata (2015)

This heartwarming film directed by Ashwiny Iyer Tiwari challenges societal norms and celebrates the power of education and determination, with a touching storyline and powerful performances that often fly under the radar.

Maqbool (2003)

Vishal Bhardwaj's adaptation of Shakespeare's Macbeth is a masterclass in storytelling and cinematic craftsmanship, yet it remains somewhat underrated despite its brilliant performances and richly layered narrative.

Company (2002)

Ram Gopal Varma's crime drama offers a gripping portrayal of the Mumbai underworld, with stellar performances by Ajay Devgn and Vivek Oberoi, yet it often gets overshadowed by other films of the genre from the same era.

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