Movies That Are Away From Glamour and Glitter

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Laapataa Ladies (2024) - Netflix

Deepak and Phool, a newlywed couple, accidentally get separated during a train journey when Deepak mistakes another woman wearing the same ghoonghat as Phool. The two lost women eventually find themselves, each other, and their way back to their destiny.

Beyond the Clouds (2017) - ZEE5

Directed by Majid Majidi, this film delves into the gritty underbelly of Mumbai as it follows the intertwined lives of a brother and sister navigating poverty, crime, and redemption, showcasing the harsh realities faced by marginalized communities amidst the bustling cityscape.

Kai Po Che (2013) - Netflix

Based on Chetan Bhagat's novel "The 3 Mistakes of My Life," this film directed by Abhishek Kapoor portrays the bonds of friendship and the challenges of ambition against the backdrop of religious and political unrest in Gujarat.

Trapped (2016) - ZEE5

Directed by Vikramaditya Motwane, a survival thriller that follows a man who becomes trapped in his own apartment without food, water, or electricity, showcasing the psychological and physical toll of isolation and desperation as he fights for survival.

Masaan (2015) - Netflix

Directed by Neeraj Ghaywan, "Masaan" is a poignant drama set in the city of Varanasi, weaving together the stories of individuals grappling with love, loss, and societal taboos, offering a sensitive exploration of human relationships.

Sarbjit (2016) - YouTube Rent

Based on a true story, this biographical drama directed by Omung Kumar chronicles the harrowing journey of Sarabjit Singh, an Indian man wrongfully imprisoned in Pakistan for alleged espionage, and the tireless efforts of his sister to secure his release.

Joram (2023) - YouTube

Devashish Makhija's "Joram" explores revenge in marginalized communities, as Phulo, an Adivasi turned politician, seeks justice for her son's murder, adding political nuances to the revenge narrative.

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