If you are willing something new and exciting, we have come up with the 10 best Nepali movies of all time that you must watch.
Although the Nepali industry has ups and downs, now it is making masterpiece movies. Today’s generations are more into Hollywood and Bollywood movies. But, these best Nepali movies of all time will change your perception regarding Nepali cinema industries.
1. Loot- best Nepali movies of all time
Nischal Basnet directed crime action genre movie ‘Loot’ is one of the best Nepali movies of all time. This movie portrays the master plan made by four friends and the struggles they undergo while doing a robbery. The storyline, great casting, and hit songs combined so perfectly, thus making it ever-lasting movies of all time.
2. Pashupati Prasad
It is one of the best Nepali movies of all time directed by Dipendra K. Khanal, also nominated in Oscar. This movie portrays the struggles faced by a poor guy named “Pashupati Prasad” who has debt to pay after his father’s death. Also, it tries to represent how upper-class society and people make lower-class peoples’ life measurable. The movie was able to win dozens of national awards too.
3. Kusume Rumal
If you are looking for an authentic romantic movie, then Kusume Rumal is one of the best Nepalese movies of all time in the Kollywood industry. It was a 1985 blockbuster movie directed by great director Tulsi Ghimire. The movie represents the college love story between Arjun (Bhuwan K.C.) and Suniti (Tripti Nadakar) and the ups and downs they face due to different economic backgrounds.
4. One of the best Nepali movies of all time-Jhola
The movie Jhola, directed by Yadav Kumar, showcases Sati Pratha (a ritual where the wife burns herself after the death of his husband in the safe fire), which was widespread back in the 1920s. Therefore, this movie has a tremendous sentimental impact and is worth watching. The movie was based on Krishna Dharabasi’s novel. Moreover, the lead actress Garima Panta received the best actress award in 2014 for this movie at SAARC Film Festival.
5. Darpan Chhaya
It is also evergreen and one of the best Nepali movies of all time in the Nepalese cinema industry, directed by Tulsi Ghimire. The movie portrays a love triangle between two best friends who are in college. Besides the storyline, melodious songs are another reason for its success. It was also able to collect the highest revenue during its release date.
6. The white sun- Seto Surya
This movie, released in 2016, is another blockbuster Nepali movie of all time that you must watch. It showcases the conflict between Maoists and royalists and the struggle people have to suffer at that time. The movie revolves around the effort made by brothers’ to give proper funeral of their father’s dead body. The outstanding performance of super talented actor Dayahang Rai will melt your heart.
7. Chino- best Nepali movies of all time
Movie Chino, directed by Tulsi Ghimire, is another blockbuster Nepali movie of all time. The movie celebrated silver jubilee, which was very rare during the 90s. Also, it contains the best actors Shiva Shrestha, Bhuwan K.C, Kriti Mainali, Sunil Thana etc. Apart from this, it is a complete package of romance, action and comedy in one movie.
8. Soongava: Dance of the Orchids.
Obama Thapa directed movie “Soongava” is the first LGBTQ movie. The movie portrays lesbian romance. Besides, it perfectly shows the struggle faced by the LGBTQ community to stand against society.
9. Kabaddi series
Kabaddi is one of the best Nepali movies of all time. It portrays a love triangle between Kaazi (Dayahang Rai), who lives in the village and an outsider, Bibek, over a girl. Furthermore, it represents a typical rural lifestyle. Super strong casting, storyline and beautiful songs make this movie masterpiece in the Nepali cinema industry.
10.Talakjung vs Tulke
It is one of the best Nepali movies of all time directed by Nischal Basnet. The movie revolves around a day–laborer Tulke living in a mountainous village in Nepal. As a violent revolution devastates the village, he struggles to reassert his lost aristocratic identity. Best cast and their outstanding performances never let you feel bore. Also, at the 88th Academy Awards, the movie was chosen as a Nepali entry for Best Foreign Language Film.
These are the ten best Nepali movies of all time that you must watch. Which among them have you already watched? Please let us know in the comment section.
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