Oye Lucky! Lucky Oye! – 2008

Oye Lucky! Lucky Oye! Hindi under rated movie

Oye Lucky Lucky Oye is a comedy crime film directed by Dibakar Banerjee, starring Abhay Deol and Neetu Chandra. The film revolves around a burglar, who very comically and interestingly steals everything and anything he wishes. It’s based on the Real life story of Bunty Thief.

Hazaaron Khwaishein Aisi – 2003

Hazaaron Khwaishein Aisi Under rated movies

Hazaaron Khwaishein Aisi is a drama film directed by Sudhir Mishra starring, Kay Kay Menon, Shiney Ahuja and Chitrangada Singh. The film is about 3 youngsters of the 70’s of India. India was undergoing massive social and political changes.

Dhobi Ghat – 2010

Dhobi Ghat hindi Movie underdog movies

Dhobi Ghat is a drama film directed by Kiran Rao, starring Prateik, Monica Dogra, Kriti Malhotra and Aamir Khan. The film is about 4 different people whose lives intersect in Mumbai. A washer-man who wants to become an actor, A banker-turned photographer, A painter looking for an inspiration and a newly- married immigrant.

Main, Meri Patni Aur Woh – 2005

Main, Meri Patni Aur Woh under rated hindi movie

Main, Meri Patni Aur Woh is a romantic comedy film directed by Chandan Arora starring Rajpal Yadav, Rituparna Sengupta, and Kay Kay Menon. The film is about a married couple in which the wife is taller than the husband. The husband is always insecure about this and this insecurity brings complication in their married life.

Main Madhuri Dixit Banna Chahti Hoon – 2003

Main Madhuri Dixit Banna Chahti Hoon under rated movies

Main Madhuri Dixit Banna Chahti Hoon is a drama comedy film directed by Chandan Arora starring Antara Mali and Rajpal Yadav. The film revolves around, Chutki a small village girl who dreams of becoming Madhuri Dixit. She gets married only to go to Mumbai to pursue her dreams.

Being Cyrus – 2006

Being Cyrus Under rated hindi movie

Being Cyrus is a Comedy Drama, directed by Homi Adajania starring Saif Ali Khan, Dimple Kapadiya and Naseeruddin Shah. The film is a psychological drama that revolves around a Parsi Family.

Udaan – 2010

Udaan hindi movie under rated

Udaan is a drama film directed by Vikramaditya Motwane starring Rajat Barmecha in the main lead. The film is about a 16-year-old boy who gets expelled from his school and has to come back to his abusive father.

I am Kalam – 2011

I am Kalam hindi under rated movies

I am Kalam is an Educational-drama film directed by Nila Madhab Panda, starring Gulshan Grover, Harsh Mayar, and Hassan Saad. The film is about Chotu, a young boy who works at a tea stall. His only dream is to study and become a gentleman just like Abdul Kalam. He becomes friend with another boy of his age, son of a King and his life changes forever.

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Jolly LLB – 2013

Jolly LLB Hindi movie under rated poster

Jolly LLB is a Courtroom comedy-drama film directed by Subhash Kapoor starring Arshad Warsi and Boman Irani. A small lawyer files a PIL in court to right and justice for 6 innocent wage earners.

Gandhi, My Father – 2007

Gandhi my Father still movie underrated

Gandhi, My Father is a biographical drama film directed by Feroz Abbas Khan starring Darshan Jariwala, Akshaye Khanna, Bhumika Chawla and Shefali Shah. The film is based on the biography of Harilal Gandhi, “Harilal Gandhi: A Life

The list of Underrated Hindi movies is so long, We can also include Ahista Aahista, Yeh Saali Zindagi and there are many movies and list is so long, In India, we focus mainly on the star cast of the film that’s why these cinematic gems never get that much attention.

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  1. Most of these is not yet seen. But some those I have seen are the best movies of bollywood (Not Masala Type). Seen Jolly LLB, I am Kalam, Oye Lucky Lucky Oye, Khoshla ka Ghoshla, Do Duni Char, Dor, and Rocket Singh, Awesome Movies…. 🙂