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Today, we are sharing some really amazing List of Best Pakistani Films. These films are a must watch for everyone. Each film mentioned below is one of its kinds and has amazing storylines and amazing actors.
I am sure you guys will love these movies, but make sure you mention your personal experiences after watching these films and do mention your favorite Pakistani film.
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List of Best Pakistani Films
Bol (IMDb- 8.2)
Bol is a 2011 social drama film, directed by Shoaib Mansoor. The film stars, Humaima Malik, Atif Aslam, Mahira Khan, Iman Ali, Shafqat Cheema, Amr Kashmiri, Manzar Sehbai and Zaib Rehman.
The film deals with the rejection of transgender by society, the greed of having a son by families, Women empowerment and family planning.
The story of a is a lower middle-class family in Pakistan. The eldest daughter, Zainab is about to get hanged for killing her own father. Before getting hanged, she tells the media her story, why she killed her own father.
The sensitive story of Zainab moves the whole media when she ends the story and asks a Question- Why only killing is a crime and not giving birth? Giving birth too many children to whom you give a life of hunger.
Her father kept on making children, just to get a boy. Until one day, Zainab takes her for Tubal Ligation. When her father gets to know about it, he beats Zainab.
The last child they have is a son, who is a transgender. Zainab’s father tries every way to kill the infant. He kills the transgender boy when he gets raped by men at work. To save himself from the murder charges, he needs money.
And for that money, he gets married to a dancer and sells his first child with the dancer before getting married to her. When Zainab and her mother get to know about it, they are heartbroken.
The dancer, to save her girl child from a life like hers comes and leaves to the old man’s house. The old man is about to kill the infant and to save the girl child from her father, Zainab hits her father which kills him.
Zainab’s mother and sister’s open a Zainab Café and even raise the step sister after the death of the old man and hanging of Zainab.
Bol is one of the best Films of Pakistan.
Khuda Ke Liye (IMDb- 8.4)
Khuda Ke Liye also known as In The Name of God, is a 2007 Crime, drama, thriller film directed by ShoaibMansoor.
The film stars Shaan, Iman Ali, Fawad Afzal Khan and Hameed Sheikh. Naseeruddin Shah, An Indian Actor is also a part of the uncut version of the film. The film is shot in various locations other than Pakistan, like Chicago, Illinois, and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.
The film is about 2 families, one settled in England and the other settled in Pakistan. The British settled, Pakistani girl wants to get married to a British boy but her hypocritical father brings her to Pakistan and forcefully makes her marry her cousin.
The other family has 2 boys, both singers. The younger boy falls to an Islamic Activist and is influenced in the name of God.
He forcefully gets married to his own cousin, The British-Pakistani girl, under the influence of the Islamic Activist. The elder boy goes to Chicago and falls in Love with Janie and gets married to her. After 9/11 attack, FBI arrests him and tortures him because of his Islamic background for a year.
The British-Pakistani girl manages to write a letter to her British boyfriend and seeks legal help.
The British Government rescues her, who is now a mother of a forced child. After being rescued, she returns to the same village where she was forcefully kept to educate the girls and women of the village. On the other side, during the legal hearings, the influenced boy gets to know the truth and understands what he was forced to do in the name of the God.
Main Hoon Shahid Afridi (IMDb- 8.1)
Main Hoon Shahid Afridi also was known as I Am Shahid Afridi, is a 2013 action-drama sports film directed by Syed Ali Raza Usama.
The film stars Humayun Saeed, Javed Shaikh, and Noman Habib. ShahidAfridi and Ayesha Omar with a special appearance in the film.
The film is about a young boy who dreams to become the famous cricketer Shahid Afridi. The young boy curses his luck when the only club he has looked up to gets bankrupt. He finds one chance to save the club and his dream.
A team of misfits without any coach or facility needs to defend skilled rivals in order to come in the eyes of, Haroon Sheikh. They find ex-cricketer, Akbar Deen, only who can save them now.