From Khalnayak to Munna Bhai, Sanjay Dutt has won millions of hearts with his splendid performances. Every time he came out of the jail, he became a larger star as he managed to bounce back in personal and professional front. Here is the list of top 10 best movies of Sanjay Dutt.
1. Khal Nayak
Khal Nayak (1993) is an Indian Hindi action thriller film directed by Subhash Ghai. The features Sanjay Dutt, Jackie Shroff and Madhuri Dixit. The film was one of the highest grossing films of that time.
Plot: Inspector Ram succeeds in nabbing notorious criminal Ballu. When Ballu’s escape taints Ram’s name, his fiancee, Ganga, decides to trap Ballu. But, things get complicated when Ballu begins to love her.
2. Vaastav: The Reality
Vaastav (1999) is an Indian crime drama written and directed by Mahesh Manjrekar and starring Sanjay Dutt and Namrata Shirodkar. It also features Sanjay Narvekar, Mohnish Behl, Paresh Rawal, Reema Lagoo and Shivaji Satam in supporting roles. It was one of the highest grossing Bollywood films of 90’s decade and was extremely successful.
Plot: Raghu and his friend Dedh Footiya start a ‘pav-bhaji’ stall, however, an altercation with a customer soon makes them run for cover. With no hope for their safety, they choose to enter the underworld.
3. Munna Bhai M.B.B.S.
Munna Bhai M.B.B.S. (2003) is an Indian comedy drama film directed by Rajkumar Hirani. It stars Sanjay Dutt, Arshad Warsi, Jimmy Shergill, Gracy Singh, Boman Irani and Sunil Dutt. It was a blockbuster at the box-office.
Plot: Munna is a goon who sets out to fulfill his father’s dream of becoming a doctor. With help from his sidekick Circuit, he enrolls himself in medical college and drives Dr. Asthana up the wall.
Saajan (1991) is an Indian romantic drama film directed by Lawrence D’Souza and starring Sanjay Dutt, Madhuri Dixit and Salman Khan.
Plot: Aman and Akash fall in love with Pooja and want to marry the same girl. While the brothers want to sacrifice their love for each others’ sake, Pooja is firm on who she wants to spend her life with.
5. Haseena Maan Jaayegi
Haseena Maan Jaayegi (1999) is an Indian Hindi comedy film directed by David Dhawan, starring Govinda, Sanjay Dutt, Karisma Kapoor, Pooja Batra, Anupam Kher, Kader Khan, Aruna Irani and Paresh Rawal.
Plot: Brothers Sonu and Monu love playing pranks and don’t think twice before conning their own father. When their father sends them to Goa for work, they land up falling in love.
Sadak (1991) is an Indian Hindi language romantic thriller film directed by Mahesh Bhatt. It stars Sanjay Dutt and Pooja Bhatt. The film was a super hit.
Plot: A young man who falls in love with a sex trade worker must overcome the social stigma as well as face the brothel owner and criminal elements.
7. Lage Raho Munna Bhai
Lage Raho Munna Bhai (2006) is an Indian comedy-drama film directed by Rajkumar Hirani. It stars Sanjay Dutt, Arshad Warsi, Vidya Balan, Boman Irani, Dilip Prabhavalkar, Dia Mirza and Jimmy Shergill. It was a box office success.
Plot: A don hopelessly falls in love with a radio jockey but lies to her about being a true Gandhian. Although he ends up hurting her, he also undergoes a change and genuinely begins helping people.
Agneepath (2012) is an Indian action drama film directed by Karan Malhotra. It stars Hrithik Roshan, Rishi Kapoor, Sanjay Dutt, Om Puri and Priyanka Chopra.
Plot: Vijay gains the confidence of notorious gangster Rauf Lala in order to reach Kancha Cheena, a crime lord operating from Mandwa. Vijay wants to avenge his father who was framed and killed by Kancha.
Naam (1986) is an Indian Hindi-language feature film directed by Mahesh Bhatt, starring Nutan, Sanjay Dutt, Kumar Gaurav, Poonam Dhillon, Amrita Singh and Paresh Rawal. The film proved to be a blockbuster at the Indian box office.
Plot: Vicky hails from a poor family. He is determined to get a job in Dubai, but he faces a problem when he obtains a false visa. He is forced to work for a smuggler to protect himself from the law.
Kabzaa (1988) is a Bollywood action-drama film directed Mahesh Bhatt, starring Raj Babbar, Sanjay Dutt, and Paresh Rawal.
Plot: Veljibhai wants to take possession of Ustad Ali Mohammed’s property, but Ustad Ali refuses to give away his property. Eventually, Veljibhai’s assistant Ravi becomes Ustad Ali’s follower.