Bollywood filmmakers have made films on almost every subject, there is hardly any subject which is untouched by filmmakers. Here we bring you a list of Bollywood films which are based on gangsters. Take a look:
Gangs Of Wasseypur
Gangs of Wasseypur is one of the most iconic films of the Indian film industry. The film has 2 parts and you'll fall in love with this after watching this. A clash between Sultan and Shahid Khan leads to the expulsion of Khan from Wasseypur and ignites a deadly blood feud spanning three generations.
Shootout at Wadala
The first-ever registered encounter by the Mumbai Police, which took place on November 1, 1982. Based on a true story. The film has been directed by Sanjay Gupta.
Returning from prison, aged gangster Kabali confronts those who had destroyed his life. While doing so, he learns about what had happened to his family when he was gone. The film has Superstar Rajinikanth in the lead and that's enough.
Ab Tak Chhappan
An honest encounter specialist's life begins to change with the arrival of a new police commissioner who has ties with a local don. The film has been directed by Shimit Amin.
Vaastav: The Reality
Sanjay Dutt starrer Vaastav is a cult classic. Consequences force an innocent man to get involved in crime after making an error.
Shootout at Lokhandwala
Based on a true incident, Shootout at Lokhandwala is directed by Apoorva Lakhia. An account of the gangster Mahindra Dolas and his gang, which terrorized Mumbai City, and a massive war between Mumbai Police and gangs during 16 November 1991.
Ram Gopal Varma once again proved his mettle with Sarkar. The authority of a man, who runs a parallel government in Mumbai, is challenged. His son rises to face his enemies. The film has similarities with The Godfather.
Another Ram Gopal Varma gem, Company is a story about a small-time gangster named Chandu teams up with Malik, a low-level enforcer for a criminal syndicate. Together they eliminate all their enemies, becoming the most feared gangsters in Mumbai.
Once Upon A Time In Mumbai
Directed by Milan Luthria, Once Upon A Time In Mumbai is about a smuggler who rises to power in 1970s Mumbai, a younger gangster seeks to overthrow him and a police officer is caught in the middle.
Satya remains on top of the list. Ram Gopal Varma has Midas touch when it comes to gangster drama. An innocent man is embroiled in underworld after being falsely charged and sets out to punish the perpetrators who subjected his life to misery.