Top 10 Best Rajesh Khanna Movies (Bolloywood’s Kaka)

Only Superstars like Rajesh Khanna can give 15 back to back solo superhits within 2 years. He is, probably, the first Superstar in the film industry. His fan following was so huge that the female fans were crazy for his appearance. Picking only 10 best films of this legendary superstar was very tough job. But we have still listed these must-watch superhits by Rajesh Khanna.

1. Anand

Now this movie is appreciated by both fans and critics for a good reason. The cult movie features both legends – Rajesh Khanna and Amitabh Bachchan. Anand (Rajesh Khanna) is a cancer patient who is on the last stage. This is the movie which has a tragic and sad end. Released in 1971, the film became a mega hit.

Anand (1971)

2. Amar Prem

Released in 1972 and directed by Shakti Samanta, the film was based on “Nishipadma” novel. Sharmila Tagore played opposite Rajesh Khanna as his love interest. The superhit song “Chingari Koi Bhadke” from this film is truly unforgettable. The song was sung by legendary singer Kishore Kumar and composed by Anand Bakshi.

Amar Prem

3. Ittefaq

Directed by Yash Chopra, Ittefaq was a 1969 thriller based on Dilip Roy (Rajesh Khanna) who is accused of killing his wife. The suspense thriller will keep you stick to the seat till the end. Rajesh Khanna has done something beyond his comfort zone in this action film.


4. Kati Patang

Featuring Rajesh Khanna and Asha Parekh, Kati Patang was a blockbuster with several memorable songs. He became a Romantic hero of his time with this movie. The mesmerizing songs like “Pyaar Deewana Hota Hai”, “Ye Shaam Mastani” and “Ye Jo Mohabbat Hai” were all from Kati Patang.

Kati Patang

5. Avtaar

Rajesh Khanna broke the mould again. This time, he played an old man with Shabana Azmi. The old couple deals with the negligence of their sons. The emotional drama won huge critical acclaim for the epic performances of all characters. He teaches the older generation not to depend upon children to care for you.


6. Hathi Mere Sathi

This biggest hit made Rajesh Khanna a favorite star also among kids. The film depicts an irresistible bonding between an orphan child and wild animals. The film was a full-family entertainer thanks to the charm of Rajesh Khanna. If you are an animal lover, you should add this movie to your wish list.

Hathi Mere Sathi

7. Aaradhna

Here, Rajesh Khanna is seen in dual role of a son and a father. The film had so huge impact on his role that female fans started writing love letters to him with blood, kiss his car and marry his photograph.


8. Bawarchi

It is yet another far cry from his typical debonair and romantic roles. He plays the role of a cook in this Hrishikesh Mukherjee film. As Raghu, Rajesh Khanna enters the joint family with all different problems and squabbles. It is about how a Cook enters the middle class house and solves all the troubles and becomes a favorite member of all family members. The film also stars AK Hangal and Jaya Bhaduri as supporting casts.


9. Safar

Rajesh Khanna and Sharmila Tagore made a great pair in this 1970 cult film. It has controlled yet sensitive performance of main leads who won huge critical acclaim. He plays Avinash who is a cancer patient and a medical student.


10. Aap Ki Kasam

This 1974 blockbuster features Rajesh Khanna and Mumtaz. He plays “Kamal Bhatnagar” who is a jealous husband. His performance makes this film a must watch. It has a lot of beautiful hit songs and his signature steps in foot-tapping dance song “Jai Jai Shiv Shankar”.

Aap Ki Kasam

Manoj Mehra, a blogger and co-founder of Blazed Story, He always tries to share top 10 lists for India and worldwide to increase The knowledge of internet users.
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