Here I am going to make the list of 10 best Nepali movies of all time. Some of them are quite old, but you will enjoy it even now. This is list is neither based on the earning that movies made, nor on the records. These movies have some good qualities, which can be termed as milestone for nepali movies. This list is totally my personal choice and have not based on any special features. You may dissatisfy with my choice unless you watch these movie once.
Balidan is one of the highly appreciated movies by audience and critics. It is based on the story of revolutionist group who fight against panchyat system to make democratic Nepal. This film was directed by Tulasi Ghimire and number of known artists like Madan Krishna Shrestha, Hari Bansha Acharya, Nir Shah, Anjali Subba were featured.
The film ‘Prem Pinda‘ is based on the drama of Balkrishna Sama. The tragic movie was directed by Yadav Kharel where you can watch the brilliant acting of Saroj Khanal with Sanni Rauniyar and Melina Manandhar.
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The movie ‘Basudev‘ is based on the novel ‘Kattel Sirko Chotpatak‘ written by Dr. Dhruba Chandara Gautam. It has brilliant acting of actor Harihar Sharma and Nir Shah. It has featured the peom ‘kun mandirma janchhau yatri’ by Laxmi Prasad Devkota as a song on the voice of Robin Sharma.
Lahure is another all time evergreen nepali movie by Tulasi Ghimire. It is based on the real story of ‘lahure’. With nice songs, worldclass presentation and realistic acting, this movie became one of the most adorable nepali movie of all time. This movie was featured Tulasi Ghimire, Tripti Nadkar and Shrawan Ghimire.
The movie Samjhana is a film directed by Shambhu Pradhan. It starred the first golden couple of nepali film industry Bhuwan KC and Tripti Nadkar. This film got huge acclaimed by audience. The music of the film is composed by Ranjit Gazmer.
‘Kusume Rumal‘ is the first blockbuster nepali movie. With nice songs and good storyline it became all time hit nepali movie. It is directed by Tulasi Ghimire. It starred Udit Narayan Jha, Bhuwan KC, Tripti Nadkar and Nir Shah.
‘Dakshina‘ had done average business but its storyline was far better than contemporary nepali movies. It is based on the relation of student and teacher and directed by Tulasi Ghimire. It starred Bhuwan KC, Niruta Singh, Tulasi Ghimire on the leading roles.
‘Muna Madan‘ is the nepali movie based on the epic ‘Muna Madan’ written by Laxmiprasad Devkota. It was directed by Gyanendra Deuja. It features Nir Shah, Dipak Tripathi, Usha Poudel on major roles. It had nominated for Oscar Academy Award.
The novel ‘Basaain‘ was written by Lil Bahadur Chhetri. It is the movie directed by Subhash Gajurel. This film tells the story of normal nepali people, their daily life, struggle on life and their poverty. It starred Uttam Pradhan, Mithila Sharma, Mukunda Shrestha. It had nominated for Oscar Award from Nepal.
There are some more movies to be mentioned in this list. ‘Jhola‘, ‘Ke Ghar Ke Dera’, ‘Loot’, ‘Talakjung vs Tulke‘, ‘Birkhelai Chinchhas‘, ‘Darpan Chhaya’ are the movies, you can watch to see the best movies of nepali film industry.