Indian Cinema Board's Top 50 Bollywood Films

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IMDb Indian Cinema Board's list of the greatest Bollywood films. Three ranking criteria were used:
1. Legacy. Which movies had the most influence on Indian cinema?
2. Quality. How well made was the film, from a technical and artistic standpoint?
3. Accolades. How many awards and recognitions did the movies win?

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    Pyaasa

    1957, in 9 top lists Check
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    Do Bigha Zamin

    1953, in 4 top lists Check
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    Awaara

    1951 — a.k.a. The Tramp, in 6 top lists Check
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    Satya

    1998, in 2 top lists Check
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    Kaagaz Ke Phool

    1959 — a.k.a. Paper Flowers, in 6 top lists Check
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    Guide

    1965, in 3 top lists Check
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    Ankur

    1974 — a.k.a. Ankur: The Seedling, in 4 top lists Check
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    Do Ankhen Barah Haath

    1957, in 2 top lists Check
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    Neecha Nagar

    1946, in 1 top list Check
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    Mother India

    1957, in 9 top lists Check
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    Anand

    1971, in 2 top lists Check
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    Salaam Bombay!

    1988, in 9 top lists Check
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    Pakeezah

    1972 — a.k.a. Pure Heart, in 5 top lists Check
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    Mughal-E-Azam

    1960 — a.k.a. The Emperor of the Mughals, in 7 top lists Check
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    Deewaar

    1975 — a.k.a. I'll Die for Mama, in 3 top lists Check
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    Ardh Satya

    1983 — a.k.a. Half Truth, in 1 top list Check
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    C.I.D.

    1956, in 1 top list Check
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    Sholay

    1975 — a.k.a. Embers, in 14 top lists Check
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    Aakrosh

    1980 — a.k.a. Cry of the Wounded, in 2 top lists Check
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    Jaane Bhi Do Yaaro

    1983 — a.k.a. Who Pays the Piper, in 2 top lists Check
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    Bandit Queen

    1994, in 5 top lists Check
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    Boot Polish

    1954, in 1 top list Check
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    Mirch Masala

    1986, in 2 top lists Check
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    Lagaan: Once Upon a Time in India

    2001 — a.k.a. Land Tax, in 9 top lists Check
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    Golmaal

    1979 — a.k.a. Hanky Panky, in 0 top lists Check
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    Sahib Bibi Aur Ghulam

    1962 — a.k.a. King, Queen and Slave, in 3 top lists Check
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    Naya Daur

    1957 — a.k.a. The New Age, in 0 top lists Check
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    Earth

    1998, in 2 top lists Check
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    Junoon

    1979 — a.k.a. A Flight of Pigeons, in 0 top lists Check
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    Saaransh

    1984 — a.k.a. The Gist, in 1 top list Check
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    Bhumika

    1977, in 3 top lists Check
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    Waqt

    1965 — a.k.a. Time, in 2 top lists Check
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    Duvidha

    1973, in 3 top lists Check
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    Madhumati

    1958, in 2 top lists Check
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    Bandini

    1963, in 2 top lists Check
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    Shatranj Ke Khilari

    1977 — a.k.a. The Chess Players, in 4 top lists Check
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    Achhut Kanya

    1936, in 2 top lists Check
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    Devdas

    1955, in 1 top list Check
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    Sparsh

    1980 — a.k.a. The Touch, in 0 top lists Check
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    Black Friday

    2004, in 0 top lists Check
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    Garm Hava

    1974 — a.k.a. Scorching Winds, in 2 top lists Check
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    Uphaar

    1980, in 0 top lists Check
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    Masoom

    1983 — a.k.a. Innocent, in 1 top list Check
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    Maqbool

    2003, in 0 top lists Check
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    Chakra

    1981 — a.k.a. The Vicious Circle, in 1 top list Check
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    Mera Naam Joker

    1970, in 1 top list Check
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    Raja Harishchandra

    1913, in 3 top lists Check
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    Padosan

    1968, in 0 top lists Check
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    Kabuliwala

    1961, in 0 top lists Check
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    Maya Darpan

    1972 — a.k.a. Mirror of Illusion, in 1 top list Check
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