Manoj Bajpayee is one of the best actors in the Hindi film industry right now, especially after his stellar leading role in one of India's best Web series, The Family Man on Prime Video. While the actor has recently tasted digital success, Bajpayee has made his presence felt in critically acclaimed movies over the past couple of decades. From Gangs of Wasseypur to Sonchiriya, here are the 6 best Manoj Bajpayee movies you can stream online in India.
Gangs of Wasseypur
Gangs of Wasseypur is a two-part story of clashing gangs in the remote villages of India's hinterland. The movie stars Manoj Bajpayee, Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Rajkummar Rao, and Pankaj Tripathi in this critically-acclaimed Anurag Kashyap directorial.
Satya is the story of a young man named Satya who comes to Mumbai from South India in search of a job. Jailed for something he did not do, the once-honest young man meets an underworld boss, Bhiku Mhatre in jail and joins his gang.
A heartwarming story of the India-Pakistan partition, Pinjar is set in the days leading up to Partition, wherein a Hindu woman is abducted by a Muslim man. Soon, she finds herself not only forced into marriage, but living in a new country as the borders between India and Pakistan are drawn
Raajneeti is a political thriller loosely inspired from India's political situation. It is the story of a fiercely fought election campaign, where money power and corruption are the accepted norms, and where treachery and manipulation are routinely used weapons.
Set in the city of Uttar Pradesh and based on true events, the plot revolves around Dr Shrinivas Ramchandra Siras who taught Marathi at Aligarh Muslim University. He was sacked from his position of Reader and Chair of Modern Indian Languages, on charges of homosexuality. He is scandalously seen getting close to a rickshaw puller.
Set in the Chambal valley, the film follows the story of a legion of dreaded, warring dacoits who once terrorized the Indian heartlands.