The IPL season 2019 has already started in India and the craze for it is seen online. As it is IPL time, a lot of Cricket movies will be played on TV channels. Also, this is the only time when we see people talking about Cricket. Below, you will find a list of Top Indian Movies With Cricket Theme.
Lagaan no doubt is the best Indian movie and also a movie that every Cricket fan likes. Also, Lagaan was nominated for Oscar in the same year of its release. Lagaan is Directed by Ashutosh Gowariker and starring Aamir Khan in the lead role. This movie showcases the era of 1893 when India was under British Raaj. Now the villagers only have one option to win a cricket match against the Brish to get rid of their Lagaan.
Iqbal is one of the best movies that cricket fans will love watching. This movie is directed by Nagesh Kukunoor starring Shreyas Talpade in the lead role. In fact, this movie is Shreyas Talpade most successful movies of all time. Whereas, the story of this movie is about a def guy crazy for cricket ask an old cricket player to train him. Rest, the entire movie revolves around how he manages to make his way in the Indian Cricket team.
3. M.S. Dhoni: The Untold Story
As the title of the movie is based on M.S. Dhoni’s Biopic and his journey in the world of Indian Cricket. MS Dhoni movie is directed by Neeraj Pandey starring Sushant Singh Rajput in the lead role. The movie highlights all the difficulties that MS. Dhoni has gone through during and after joining the Indian Cricket team.
Mohamad Azhar is a well known Indian cricket and this movie is based on his Biopic. In Fact, the movie highlights the time when was blamed for Match Fixing. Azhar is the movie that talks about how he was involved in the Betting scene and what took him to get out of it. In the lead role is Emraan Hashmi and this is one of his best movies so far.
5. Sachin: A Billion Dreams
Sachin A Billion Dream is nothing but a real life documentary movie based on Sachin’s life. In fact, Sachin Tendulkar has starred himself in this movie. This movie is nothing but a proper documentary that covers Sachin Tendulkar’s life from the day he was born until he played the 200’s ODI.
6. Patiala House
Many of you might not have seen this movie but is one of the most inspiring movies by Akshay Kumar. This movie talks about a man who has left cricket for his Family and now gets another chance to prove him. With him, other members in the house support his sports hiding it from his father. At the end his when his father gets to know about it, he becomes proud of him.
7. Ferrari To Avoid
Ferrari Ki Sawaari was released in the year 2012 Directed by Rajesh Mapuskar, featuring Sharman Joshi and Boman Irani in the lead role. Whereas, the movie starts when Kayo gets a chance to play Lord’s Cricket Ground, with his idol Sachin Tendulkar. Sharman, his father has no money to send his son, hence hen plans to steal Sachin’s Ferrari to rent it to a local gangster for his marriage.