Bollywood always made the movie based on love stories. Producer and directors of Bollywood film industry never shown any interest to make anything other than love stories based movies as those are the perfect money making formula which will definitely be successful on Box office. Due to this attitude of film makers, Bollywood audience which is the fans of suspense movies turns towards the Hollywood film industry which has given some of the most breath taking suspense thriller movie to its worldwide audience. But there are few exceptions also in Bollywood movies. EntertainmentFest is presenting you the list of Top 10 suspense thriller movies in Bollywood.
Directed by: Sujoy Ghosh
Star cast: Vidya Balan, Parambrata Chatterjee
Story Plot: Kahaani (2012) is a story of a pregnant Indian mother from London who comes to Kolkata city in search of her missing husband where she faces lot of difficulties and eventually takes a revenge of her husband’s killer with the help of a police officer. The movie is the best bollywood thriller in 2012 and has won five film fare awards. Kahaani is Vidya’s best movie. Vidya Balan is highly appreciated by critics and audience.
Directed by: Raja Nawathe
Star cast: Manoj Kumar, Nanda, Helen, Mehmood, Pran
Story Plot: Gumnaam (1965) is the best suspense thriller in 60′s and totally new concept for Bollywood at that time. The film has a strong suspense story of seven people whose plane unexpectedly lands in a mysterious island. They were chosen for the free holiday trip in a contest. They stay in haunted island where unseen women sings a song and one who tries to follow her, gets murdered.
3. 100 Days
Directed by: Parto Ghosh
Star cast: Madhuri Dixit, Jackie Shroff, Javed Jaffrey, Moon Moon Sen
Story Plot: 100 Days (1991) is the best suspense thriller in 90′s. The story revolves around a cute lady played by gorgeous Madhuri who has a strange vision to see death or murder in near future. Madhuri’s character as extrasensory percepted woman was truly breathtaking.
4. Don 2
Directed by: Farhan Akhter
Star cast: Shahrukh Khan, Priyanka Chopra, Boman Irani, Om Puri
Story Plot: Don 2 (2011) is a fresh crime movie with thrilling action and suspense. The story is based on International underworld mafia Don, his plans to take revenge of his enemies and his mind games. Shahrukh Khan acted really well as Don and his ‘Don look’ created a buzz. It was a sequel to Don 1(2006) which was a remake of Amitabh Bachchan’s super hit movie Don (1978).
Directed by: Abbas-Mustan
Star cast: Amisha Patel, Bobby Deol, Akshay Khanna
Story Plot: Hamraaz (2002) is the romantic suspense thriller by Abbas-Mustan. The film story was about a couple who cheat the rich businessman who then takes a revenge. The movie songs and music is also super hit.
Directed by: Abbas-Mastan
Star cast: Shahrukh Khan, Kajol, Shilpa Shetty,Siddharth Ray
Story Plot: Baazigar(1993) is the romantic suspense thriller movie based on revenge taken by a youngster for his childhood loss. Ajay played by Shahrukh Khan manages to enter in the rich businessman Madan Chopra’s life through his daughter Priya played by Kajol and at the same time he also has the secrete affair with his second daughter Seema and he murdered her.
Directed by: B.R.Chopra
Star cast: Zeenat Aman, Ashok Kumar, Danny, Sanjay Khan
Story Plot: Dhund (1973) is one of the best of B.R.Chopra’s suspense thrillers. The story revolves around mysterious murder in a house found by an unanticipated guest who gets trapped in the murder case. The story is based on famous British crime writer Agatha Christie’s bestseller novel.
Directed by: Rajiv Rai
Star cast: Bobby Deol, Kajol, Manisha Koirala
Story Plot: Gupt (1997) is the suspense thriller box office hit movie. The story is based on a murder of a rich man whose step son gets trapped in his murder. The film is also known for it’s popular songs and music.
9. Woh Kaun Thi
Directed by: Raj Khosla
Star cast: Manoj Kumar, Sadhana, Helen
Story Plot: Woh Kaun Thi (1964) is the hit suspense thriller of bollywood’s ‘black & white era’. The story revolves around the sophisticated doctor who helps a mystery woman in a stormy evening whose appearance looks similar to his future life partner.
Directed by: Ram Gopal Varma
Star cast: Manoj Bajpai, Urmila Matondkar
Story Plot: Kaun (1999) is Ram Gopal Varma’s one of the best suspense thriller. This a story of a woman who is alone at her home and then she hears a doorbell hit by a stranger who actually is a serial killer.