There are Pakistani movies, which has been released and it became a hit, today the scenario have changed small budgeted movie without big name are doing better and many a times these small budgeted movies are taking up serious social issues that need to be rectify. These all listed have a stories and message that able to hold audience in the theaters. The stories get repeated but the presentation plays an important role. Here we will provide you list of 10 exceptional movies of Pakistan, which is worth a watch. Pakistan film industries also take up social and serious issues like terrorism and other problem the country is fighting right now.
Khuda Kay Liye is one of the most famous Pakistani movie, which was released in the year 2007. It is a drama film by Shoaib Mansoor and many big Pakistani stars associated with it including Shaan Shahid, Iman Ali, Fawad Afzal Khan and Indian actor Naseer-ud-din Shah in a guest appearance. The movie is about the religious controversies of Pakistan, which was depicted flawlessly and received grand opening along with positive response from public. It is one of the Pakistani movies which were also screened in India, across 20 cities by Percept Pictures.
Ramchand Pakistani one of the most appreciated Pakistani movie and also critically acclaimed. It is a drama film directed by Mehreen Jabbar. It is another movie in which an Indian actor acted Nandita Das other than her Rashid Farooqi, Maria Wasti and Noman Ijaz in lead roles. The movie is about a boy, who accidently crosses the border between Pakistan and India. Mehreen worked really hard and perfectly narrate the story. the movie is one of the best and also received several international awards such as FIPRESCI Prize at the Osian Film Festival, silver medal at SAARC Film Awards and Best Film Award at PMA.
Bol is one of the movies which were based on social issue. The movie in true sense revived the Pakistani Cinema. The movie was released in 2011and directed by Shoaib Mansoor. Big names like Humaima Malik, Atif Aslam, Mahira Khan, Iman Ali and Manzar Sehbai featured in the movie. The movie depicted the story which revolves around a religious household, facing financial constraints. The movie also pointed outs the women rights and transgender issues prominently.
Waar is another great Pakistani movie, which was released in the year 2013. it is a Pakistani action-drama film, directed by Hassan Rana. As far as business is concern then It is the 2nd highest grossing movie of Pakistan. Shaan Shahid, MeeshaShafi, Ali Azmat, ShamoonAbbasi, Ayesha Khan and Kamran Lashari associated with the movie in lead roles. The film is prefect that depicts the war and terrorism events in Pakistan. After the success of first part A sequel to the film titled Waar- 2 has been announced and currently filming, which is expected to be released in 2016.
O21 is one of the first Pakistani Spy thriller film ever, which is directed by Jami and produced by Zeba Bakhtiar. The movie is one of the best Pakistani movie in which Shaan Shahid looked perfect in a spy role and Aamina Shiekh as female protagonist. The movie has received positively response by critics and viewers. The critics appreciated the movie saying that it shown the gritty realistic, thought provoking way. It is worth a watch because the movie is engaging, unflinching and unique and you must watch it.
Dukhtar is one of the best Pakistani drama- thriller movies, which was released in the year 2014. the movie was directed by Afia Nathaniel and Samiya Mumtaz, Mohib Mirza, Saleha Arif, Asif Khan and Ajab Gul in leading role. The movie is must watch as it was well scripted and executed, being the directorial debut of Afia. The movie revolves around a mother, who fights with nasty tribal customs to save her 10 year old daughter. In the same year, the movie was premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival.
Shah is one of the most famous movies and it is a biographical film, which was released 2015. The movie was directed and written by Adnan Sarwar. The movie depicted the life events of legendry boxer Hussain Shah in most heart melting way. Adnan Sarwar is the star of the movie; portray the role of Hussain Shah in the film. Other than him Kiran Chaudhary, Sardar Baloch, Adeel Raees and Gulab Chandio also featured in the movie. The film had average business but received positive reviews from the audiences.
Moor is without any doubt is an extraordinary work of art, which was directed and written by Jami and produced by Nadeem Mandviwalla. Various big stars like Hameed Sheikh, Samiya Mumtaz, Shaz Khan, AyazSamoo and Abdul Qadir in lead roles. The movie was released 0n 14 august 2015 nationwide. The story of the film is revolving around the railway system of Balochistan and movie also shows how families there are run by women of the house. Moor is well appreciated and also did well. It was also selected to premiere at 20th Busan International Film Festival.
Manto is classic movie, which was directed by Sarmad Sultan Khoosat who definitely proved that he is the artist of millennium with this biographical drama film. The movie revolves around the life of Pakistani writer Sadat Hassan Manto. People who know this personality from pakostan could understand the movie. Actors like Mahira Khan, Saba Qamar, Faisal Qureshi, Shamoon Abbasi in the lead role and even the Khoosat himself appeared in the movie.
Yalghaar is one of the most expensive movie and also an upcoming war epic film, which was directed by Hassan Rana. The movie explores the story of Pakistan Army’s Swat Operation. It is the one of the critically acclaimed movie of Pakistani that features Shaan Shahid, Ayesha Omer, Sana Bucha, Humayun Saeed and Adnan Siddiqui in the lead roles. The movie is perfect tribute to the slain children of the 2014 Peshawar School Attack.