Top 30 best and unique movies on ZEE5 with IMDb ratings
ZEE5 has recently partnered with ALTBalaji yet another blooming OTT Platform to co-create over 60 original contents series in Hindi which will be available for both the OTT Players.The premium content has many ZEE5 Original movies, shows, series and many old movies to binge-watch. Many ZEE TV shows like Kumkum bhagya, Kundali Bhagya, guddan tum se na ho payega are streaming for you to watch on Zee5 TV according to your convenience.
Yes, one important point is that ZEE5’s content is so sorted and dense with a strong storyline that you will find yourself biting your nails and glued to your couch while watching some of the top-rated premium series like Rangbaaz, Veergati, Cabaret, Dhunki, Parchayee: Ghost Stories, Khoj, Dhaaga and The Final Call.
The starcast of each series and movies is mostly of theatre background and many recognised faces from bollywood have become a part of this blooming over the top platform – ZEE5.
A plus point on Zee5 is you can watch many old movies and new movies like Bareilly ki Burfi, Kedarnath, Pal Pal Dil Ke Paas, Veere Di Wedding, Commando3, Simmba, Shubh mangal saavdhan, URI, Bol Radha, Bol and many more; some of Bollywood movies on Zee5 you can watch online for free without downloading & some are premium content.
Not talking much, I will lead your way to a blissful watch of the top 30 movies on ZEE5. This is the best site/app to watch Bollywood movies online.
So here we go…
Top 30 movies to watch on ZEE5 with IMDb ratings
- Daawat-e-biryani:- A ZEE5 Original movie of 1hour 28mins, is a drama and comedy film, a suitable watch for anyone above 3+. Release year 2019. In Daawat-e-Biryani lead role actors are Jayant Kripalani, Sauraseni Maitra and Suhasini Mulay. This movie is about the search of an old biryani recipe by a granddaughter in the land of Lucknow, so that her grandmother could fulfil her grandfather’s wish of eating a biryani which the grandmother is not making as she has lost the recipe notes. Do watch the movie as the emotional track will make you binge-watch and explore Lucknow. IMDb rated Daawat-e-Biryani 10/10
- Operation Parindey:- A ZEE5 Original movie of 55mins 2seconds, is an action and thriller film, a suitable watch for anyone above 18+. Release year 2020. In Operation Parindey the lead role actors are Rahul Dev, Kunal Kumar, Rucha Inamdar and Aakash Dahiya. Operation Parindey is about the Nabha jailbreak that took place in a maximum-security prison in Punjab. The movie covers the chase that followed the controversial jailbreak and how one of the atrocious terrorists was tracked down. A short film that will engage you to the core. IMDb rated Operation Parindey 8.5/10
- Saand ki Aankh:- A movie of 2hours 20mins, Saand ki Aankh, is a drama movie, a suitable watch for anyone above 3+. Release year 2019. In Saand ki Ankh the lead role actors are Taapsee Pannu, Bhumi Pednekar, Vineet kumar Singh, Nikhat and Prakash Jha. Saand Ki Aankh is a very interesting movie to binge-watch. It is a biographical movie which introduces to us some age old traditions which two inspiring old women (Chandro Tomar and Prakashi Tomar) changed for their granddaughters in this male-dominated world. All applaud to the actors who enacted the role of Chandro Tomar and Prakashi Tomar, the real-life inspiration for us. IMDb rated Saand Ki Aankh 8.2/10
- The Tashkent files:- A movie of 2hours 19mins, The Tashkent Files is a drama, mystery and thriller movie, a suitable watch for anyone above 13+. Release year 2019. In The Tashkent Files, the lead role actors are Naseeruddin Shah, Mithun Chakraborty, Shweta Basu Prasad, Mandira Bedi, Pallavi Joshi. The Tashkent Files is about the mysterious death of India’s 2nd Prime Minister Shri Lal Bahadur Shastri and attempts to uncover if he had actually died a natural death, or, as alleged, was assassinated. IMDb rated The Tashkent Files 7.9 /10
- Daab Chingri:- A ZEE5 Original Bengali movie of 1hour 22mins is a drama and comedy film a suitable watch for anyone above 3+. The release year 2019. In Daab Chingri the lead role players are the famous actors from the Bengal film industry namely Paran Bandyopadhyay, Sandhya Roy, Isha Saha, Kushal Chakraborty, Ardhendhu Banerjee, Sumanta Mukherjee, Alokananda Banerjee. Daab Chingri is about a bengali dish in which prawns are cooked inside a coconut. Daab Chingri’s plot is all about old age home people who make and sell Daab Chingri as their earning to cure their owner who was suffering from cancer. But soon the bigger enterprise starts killing the small enterprises. It is the quest of a young girl who helps the old age home people to upgrade their business online. IMDb rated Daab Chingri 7.8/10
- Laila Majnu:- A movie of 2hours 12mins, Laila Majnu is a drama and romance movie, a suitable watch for anyone above 13+. Release year 2018. In the movie Laila Majnu the lead role actors are Avinash Tiwary, Tripti Dimri, Sumit Kaul, Abrar Kazi, Shagufta Ali and many more. Laila Majnu is a passionate love story of the present era in the beautiful city of Kashmir. Do watch the love story of Laila Majnu and enjoy. Will Laila Majnu meet in the end or not..is a suspense? IMDb rated Laila Majnu 7.7 /10
- Shaadi Mein Zaroor Aana:- A movie of 2hour 11mins, Shaadi Mein Zaroor Aana is a drama and romance movie, a suitable watch for anyone above 13+. Release year 2017. In the movie, the lead role actors are Rajkummar Rao, Kriti Kharbanda, Govind Namdeo, Manoj Pahwa, Vipin Sharma and many more. Shaadi Mein Zaroor Aana is about two people who meet for an arranged marriage proposal and fall in love with each other in the process of marriage. But on the marriage day, the girl comes to know that her dream is fulfilled as she has cleared her civil exam paper. So in order to fulfil her dream, she leaves the marriage and chases her dream. What will happen will they ever meet or will it turn to be a revengeful plot further? Do watch the movie and get glued till the end. IMDb rated Shaadi Mein Zaroor Aana 7.6/10
- Hotel mumbai:- A ZEE5 Original movie of 2hours, Hotel Mumbai is a drama and a thriller movie, a suitable watch for anyone above 13+. Release year 2018. In Hotel Mumbai the lead actors are Dev Patel, Anupam Kher, Nazanin Boniadi, Natasha Lui Bordizzo, Jason Isaacs and many more. Hotel Mumbai is based on the 2008 Mumbai terror attacks on Taj Hotel. You must watch the movie as it depicts the cruel face of the terrorists and the brave hotel staff who saved many people with their presence of mind. A must watch movie. You will actually feel the pain of the people who were there and their families pain too. IMDb rated Hotel Mumbai 7.6 /10
- Sonchiriya:- A movie of 2hours 17mins, Sonchiriya is a crime, drama and action movie, a suitable watch for anyone above 18+. In Sonchiriya the lead role actors are Ashutosh Rana, Sushant Singh Rajput, Bhumi Pednekar, Manoj Bajpayee, Ranvir Shorey, Jaspal Sharma and many more. Sonchiriya is based on the times when The Prime Minister, Indira Gandhi, declared an emergency in the country in the year 1975 and side by side a gang of rebellions was active in Chambal Valley. How they looted the people nearby chambal and atrocities they did were ruthless. How the inner conflict in the gang made them meet a girl and how one of the rebels fought for the girl and her sister who was brutally raped. A must watch movie rather a good one to binge-watch. IMDb rated Sonchiriya 7.5/10
- Ghost:- A ZEE5 Original Movie of 2hours, Ghost is a horror and thriller movie, a suitable watch for anyone above 18+. Release year 2019. In the movie Ghost, the lead actors are Sanaya Irani, Shivam Bhargava, Caroline Wilde, Gary Heron, Vikram Bhatt and many more. The storyline of the movie Ghost is emotional and scary. As the name speaks itself it’s a great horror movie. The story of the film follows Karan Khanna, a politician of Indian origin in the United Kingdom, who is accused of killing his wife. He tells his lawyer that a spirit committed the murder and should be tried. IMDb rated Ghost 7.4/10
- Tigers:- A ZEE5 Original Movie of 1hour 29mins, Tigers is a drama and a thriller movie, a suitable watch for anyone above 3+. Release year 2014. In Tigers the lead actors are Emraan Hashmi, Geetanjali, Adil Hussain, Satyadeep Mishra, Danny Huston, Supriya Pathak. Tigers movie is about how a pharmaceutical salesman working for a multinational health care corporation realizes that the company has knowingly marketed a baby formula that’s responsible for the death of hundreds of babies every day. His quest for rectifying his deed is a great inspiration. What an actor Emraan Hashmi. Overall a great movie to binge-watch. IMDb rated Tigers 7.3/10
- Barot house:- A ZEE5 Original movie of 1hour 29mins, Barot House is a psychological thriller movie, a suitable watch for anyone above 13+. Release year 2019. In Barot House, the lead actors are Amit Sadh, Manjari Fadnnis, Aaryan Menghji and many more. Barot House is inspired by real events and is a story of a happy family when one fine day they find one out of their four children all of a sudden is dead. Thus a series of inexplicable and gruesome killings tear the Barot family apart and destroy the close relationship. Which relation was destroyed? Who could be behind this mindless slaughter? When the truth is discovered, it throws the family into further turmoil. IMDb rated Barot House 7.2/10
- Dreamgirl:- A 2hour 5mins movie, Dream Girl is a drama, Romantic and a comedy movie, a suitable watch for anyone above 13+. Release year 2019. In Dream Girl the lead actors are Ayushmann Khurrana, Nushrat Bharucha, Annu Kapoor, Manjot Singh, Vijay Raaz. Dream Girl is about a man who is good at impersonating the female voice from a very young age and hence keeps getting female lead roles in mythological plays since his childhood. As he grows up he starts finding a job but is unsuccessful. He accidentally sees an ad of 70,000 per month. He vents into the store to find out that it was a call centre for ladies only. What will happen next? What did the ladies in the call centre do? To know more binge-watch the movie. I bet you will really enjoy it. As usual Ayushmann Khurana is superb in the role.IMDb rated Dream Girl 7.1/10
- Happi:- A ZEE5Original Movie of 1hour 52mins, Happi is a drama and a comedy movie, a suitable watch for anyone above 3+. Release year 2010. In Happi the lead actors are Pankaj Kapoor, Supriya Pathak, Hrishitaa Bhatt, Nakul Vaid and many more. Happi is a story about a simple man who earns his living by performing as a comedian and singer at a cafe. His life turned topsy turvy when the cafe at which he’s worked for 3 decades is remodelled as a club and a female singer is set to take his place in the evening concert sessions. What will happen next? Will he be able to save his job? Will his life come back on track? To know binge-watch this comedy yet a little emotional movie. IMDb rated Happi 7.1/10
- Badnaam gali:- A ZEE5 Original movie of 1hour 35mins, Badnaam Gali is a drama and a comedy movie, a suitable watch for anyone above 13+. Release year 2019. In Badnaam Gali the lead actors are Patralekhaa Paul, Divyendu Sharma, Dolly Ahluwalia, Billa and many more. Badnaam Gali is a story about how people treat a woman who is alone irrespective of themselves being a woman or father of a girl. The plot goes around a girl who is a surrogate mother and spreads happiness in the lives of those who don’t have children. When the people in the gali come to know about the truth of her life they take a stand for her. The role of the hero played by Divyendu Sharma is stunning the way he takes his stand till the end is portrayed remarkably. A really interesting movie to watch till the end. IMDb rated Badnaam Gali 7/10
- Super taxi:- A 2hours 10mins movie, Super Taxi is a horror and a comedy movie, a suitable watch for anyone above 13+. Release year 2018. In Super Taxi the lead actors are Vijay Deverakonda, Priyanka Jawalkar, and Malavika Nair. The story of the movie Super Taxi goes as after the hero purchases a vintage car and becomes a taxi driver to earn a living, he soon realises that his car is possessed. A good movie to binge-watch if you are a horror movie fan IMDb rated Super Taxi 7/10
- Manmarziyaan:- A 2hours 28mins movie, Manmarziyaan is a typical romantic movie, a suitable watch for anyone above 13+. Release year 2018. In Manmarziyan the lead actors are Taapsee Pannu, Abhishek Bachchan and Vicky Kaushal. Set in Amritsar, Punjab the movie Manmarziyaan revolves around a couple who are deeply in love and can’t live without each other until caught by the girl’s parents and are pressured to get married. However, the boy refuses to commit, and thus brings in the entry of Abhishek Bachchan as a prospective suitor. Whom will she get married to? Do watch to know. IMDb rated Manmarziyaan 6.9/10
- Babumoshai Bandookbaaz:- A ZEE5 Original movie of 1hour 58mins, Babumoshai Bandookbaaz is a crime and a drama action movie, a suitable watch for anyone above 13+. Release year 2017. In Babumoshai Bandookbaaz the lead actors are Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Bidita Bag, Jatin Goswami, Sharddha Das, Divya Dutta and many more. The plot of the story revolves around Babu Bihari Nawazuddin Siddiqui, a professional contract killer, his love, his friends, his rivalries and his revenge. How he meets a girl and falls in love with her. The movie is a must binge-watch and as usual Nawazuddin Siddiqui has performed stunningly well. Personally I am a big fan of his acting. IMDb rated Babumoshai Bandookbaaz 6.9/10
- 377 AbNormal:- A ZEE5 Original movie of 1hour 33mins, 377 AbNormal is a drama film, a suitable watch for anyone above 18+. Release year 2019. In 377 AbNormal the lead actors are Sid Makkar, Maanvi Gagroo, Tanvi Azmi, Mohammed Zeeshan Ayyub, Kumud Mishra and Shashank Arora. 377 AbNormal is inspired by true events, this emotional drama narrates the journey of five petitioners who challenged Section 377. Witness the struggles of the LGBT community, and the landmark judgment that marked the beginning of a new era of equality. Let us understand their point of view. IMDb rated 377AbNormal 6.8/10
- Mulk:- A 2hour 14mins movie, Mulk is a drama film, a suitable watch for anyone above 13+. Release year 2018. In Mulk the lead actors are Taapsee Pannu, Rishi Kapoor, Prateik, Neena Gupta, Ashutosh Rana and many more. Mulk is a based on a real-life story of a Muslim family trying to reclaim its lost honor after a family member gets involved in terrorism. Do watch the movie and see the struggle a family goes in to save the honor of their family. Superb acting as usual by all the actors in the movie. IMDb rated Mulk as 6.8 /10
- Shukranu:- A ZEE5 Original Movie of 1hour 35mins, Shukranu is a drama, a bit romantic yet a full comedy movie, a suitable watch for anyone above 18+. Release year 2020. In Shukranu the lead actors are Divyendu, Shweta Basu Prasad, Sheetal Thakur and many more. Shukranu movie is set during what’s termed as a ‘dark period in Indian history’. Shukranu is a story of love and most awaited marriage in the time of emergency. The plot of the story is based on the forced sterilisations during the emergency era, along with a crew of unusual characters. A comedy movie to binge-watch. IMDb rated Shukranu 6.5/10
- Baarish aur chowmein:- A feature film of 48mins, Baarish and chowmein is a romantic drama movie, a suitable watch for anyone above 3+. Release year 2018. In Baarish and Chowmein the lead actors are Taapsee Pannu and Amit Sadh. Baarish and Chownein story plot revolves around Siraj who is unable to rent a house in Mumbai as not many are willing to accommodate a Muslim. So, he hides his true identity and finds a home, where he falls in love with the landlord’s daughter, Neelu. Will Siraj be honest and disclose his secret to Neelu? Will Neelu’s parents accept him? What will happen if Neelu comes to know his reality before Siraj tells her? To get answers to these questions do watch this Taapsee Pannu starrer movie. IMDb rated Baarish and Chowmein 6.4/10
- Posham pa:- A ZEE5 Original movie of 1hour 16mins, Posham Pa is a psychological thriller, a suitable watch for anyone above 13+. Release year 2019. In Posham Pa the lead actors are Mahie Gill, Sayani Gupta, Ragini Khanna. Posham Pa is inspired by true events, the story revolves around a psychologically disturbed mother who compels her daughters into a life of crime and over the night their case becomes a national sensation in India. Through this film the director wants you to know the story of India’s first female duo to be awarded the death penalty by the court of law for committing a series of murders. Do watch this movie and see Ragini Khanna’s acting in a serious role. All applaud to this cute girl with so much naughty smile. IMDb rated Posham Pa 6.3/10
- Yours truly:- A movie of 1hour 16mins, Yours truly is a romantic drama movie, a suitable watch for anyone above 13+. Release year 2018. In Your Truly the lead actors are Soni Razdan, Pankaj Tripathi and Aahana Kumra, with Mahesh Bhatt in a special appearance. Much of Yours Truly, based on an Annie Zaidi short story and quietly directed by Sanjoy Nag, unfurls with a rhythm that allows us to ruminate on the psychology of isolation. This story revolves around Mithi who is about to retire. She will miss her office but at the same time she will miss that one voice which she used to hear every morning at Howrah railway station during her long commute to her office. Everyone else hears it, too. And so she writes hopeful, thoughtful letters simply addressed to: “Announcer”. So what did she write in the letter? Why was the voice so influencing and attractive? To know, you need to hear the voice once, so, do watch the movie. IMDb rated Yours Truly 6.2/10
- Nanu ki jaanu:- A movie of 2hours 5mins, Nanu ki Jaanu is a horror-comedy movie, a suitable watch for anyone above 13+. Release year 2018. In Nanu ki Jaanu the lead actors are Abhay Deol and Patralekha. The movie Nanu ki Jaanu revolves around a violinist who experiences the paranormal presence of the girl he once tried to save from an accident only to find out that the girl is trying to seek his help to find the person who killed her. A good movie to watch. IMDb rated Nanu ki Jaanu 6.1/10
- Judgemental hai kya:- A movie of 1hour 54mins, Judgemental hai kya is a comedy romantic thriller, a suitable watch for anyone above 13+. Release year 2019. In Judgemental Hai Kya the lead actors are Kangana Ranaut, Rajkummar Rao, Jimmy Shergill, Amyra Dastur, Amrita Puri and many more. The plot of the movie Judgemental hai kya revolves around Bobby, a dubbing artist who is haunted by childhood trauma. She rents out a portion of her house to Keshav and Rima. However, she repeatedly stalks the young couple and is suspicious of Keshav. Was her suspicion right? Who was the real culprit in the movie? Hats off to the acting of both Kangana Ranaut and Rajkumar Rao. A thriller movie to binge-watch till the end. IMDb rated Judgemental hai kya 6/10.
- Why cheat India:- A movie of 1hour 53mins, Why Cheat India is a crime drama movie, a suitable watch for anyone above 13+. The release year 2019. In Why cheat India the lead actors are Emraan Hashmi and Shreya Dhanwanthary. The plot of the story Why cheat India is around the education system and pressure faced by students to excel in examinations. This movie is very near to be a satire of the pressure put on the students by the Indian education system. Also how Emraan Hashmi’s character, Rakesh runs a scam around it is a must-watch. The film has a very fascinating end. Do watch yet another film starring Emraan Hashmi. IMDb rated Why cheat India 6/10
- Behan hogi Teri:- A movie of 2hours 2mins, Behan hogi Teri is a comedy and a romantic movie, a suitable watch for anyone above 13+. Release year 2017. In Behan hogi Teri the lead actors are Rajkumar Rao, Shruti Haasan and Gautam Gulati. The plot of the movie Behan Hogi Teri is a neighbourhood love of a jobless UPSC aspirant. But everyone says that the girls of the neighbourhood should be treated as their own sister or mother. No one sees in the hero the potential groom for the neighbourhood girl, rather gives him tasks which are usually done by a brother for his sister. What will happen further? Will she become the hero’s sister or a bride? Will the hero gather courage and convince both the girl and the neighbourhood? To know do watch the movie. Yet another good movie to watch by Rajkumar Rao and Shruti Haasan. IMDb rated Behan hogi Teri 5.5/10
- Fryday:- A movie of 1hour 48mins, Fryday is a comedy movie, a suitable watch for anyone above 13+. Release year 2018. In Fryday, the lead actors are Govinda, Varun Sharma and Digangana Suryavanshi. The plot of the movie Fryday revolves around a desperate salesman Rajiv who is on the brink of losing his job at a water purifying company and asked to leave if he fails to sell at least one purifier by Friday. After a long chase, he is able to bag a client Gagan Kapoor and fix him for an appointment on a Friday. However, he finds himself caught up in a tricky situation when he arrives at Kapoor’s house and catches Kapoor cheating on his wife Bela with another woman Bindu. What will the salesman do now? Will he blackmail? Will he ignore it? To know the end of the movie do watch Fryday or will it be all together with a different ending? Do watch. IMDb rated Fryday 5.3/10
30. Setters:- A ZEE5 Original movie of 1hour 5mins, Setters is a crime thriller movie, a suitable watch for anyone above 13+. Release year 2019. In setters, the lead actors are Shreyas Talpade, Aftab Shivdasani, Pavan Malhotra, Vijay Raaz, Ishita Dutta, Sonnalli Seygall, Jameel Khan, Manu Rishi, Anil Mange and Badrul Islam. The storyline of Setters is about a racket “setters” who arrange brilliant students in place of weak students to appear in examinations for money. The people who do so make a huge profit by leaking examination papers to the public. However, they soon arouse the suspicions of police officers. Will they be caught? Will they continue doing the same? Do watch this movie. IMDb rated Setters 5.1 /10
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