Aamir Khan Movies List 2013 – Aamir Khan Upcoming Movies – PeeKay – Dhoom 3
If someone talks about Mister Perfectionist of Bollywood, he definitely talks about Aamir Khan who is not only one of the top notch actors of Indian cinema but also producer and director too. Whatever Aamir does he does it with full passion and perfection that’s why he earned title of Mr. Perfectionist. His recently released movie is Talaash – The Answer Lies Within.
He was born on 14th March 1965 as Aamir Hussain Khan to Muslim parents Tahir Hussain and Zeenat Hussain in Mumbai’s Holy Family Hospital, Bandra. Aamir Khan’s zodiac sign is Pisces and he stands 5 feet and 5 inches. His father was a film producer and uncle Nassir Hussain was an actor, director and film producer. Recently he made his television debut as an anchor with his social issue based talk show Satyamev Jayte.
Earlier Aamir Khan was married to Reena Dutta and has a son named Junaid and a daughter, Ira from the first marriage. Later the couple acquired divorce and Aamir married Kiran rao On 28 December 2005. He and Kiran have a son named Aazad Rao Khan.
Acting Career of Aamir Khan
At the age of 8, Aamir Khan started his acting innings as child artist in uncle Nassir Hussain’s 1973 film Yaadon Ki Baaraat and then he acted in film Madhosh in 1974 which was also made by Nassir Hussain. After a long break of eleven years he made his acting debut as an adult actor in 1984 movie, Holi, directed by Ketan Mehta. In Holi, he was starred with acting legends such as Om Puri, Naseeruddin Shah, Shreeram Lagoo, Deepti Naval and along with debutant actor Ashutosh Gowariker.
Aamir Khan portrayed his first noticeable lead role in 1988′s romantic drama film Qayamat Se Qayamat Tak (QSQT) opposite actress Juhi Chawla in which she also played her first major role. QSQT was a commercial success and established Aamir Khan as a leading actor in Hindi film industry. It earned him title of chocolate hero and made him a youth icon. In 1989 he received his first National Award for Special Jury Award for critically acclaimed movie Raakh.
Later in the late ’80s and early ’90s Aamir appeared in highest grossing film of those years such as Dil (opposite Madhuri Dixit), Dil Hai Ke Maanta Nahi (opposite Pooja Bhatt), Jo Jeeta Wohi Sikandar (opposite Aayesha Julka), Hum Hain Rahi Pyar Ke (opposite Juhi Chawla) and Rangeela (opposite Urmila Matondkar).
In 1994, Aamir Khan shared screen with today’s superstar Salman Khan in Rajkumar Santoshi directed film Andaz Apna Apna. Although this film was not a success at box office but gradually it became one of the most popular comedy movies of Bollywood and still very popular. After this Aamir Khan started an unusual trend as mainstream Bollywood actor as he continued acting in just one or two films a year. Seven times Aamir was nominated for Filmfare Awards but he won his first Filmfare Best Actor Award for Dharmesh Darshan directed blockbuster movie Raja Hindustani opposite Karishma Kapoor.
In the year of 1997 Aamir Khan was cast in Ishq, a comedy drama film, along with Ajay Devgn, Kajol and Juhi Chawla. It was a box office success. Next year he made his playback singing debut by singing a hit song ‘Aati Kya Khandala’ for the movie Ghulam, opposite Rani Mukerjee. In 1999 Aamir Khan received positive remarks from film critics for his powerful performance in Sarfarosh, and 1947: Earth.
Aamir Khan’s first released film in new millennium (2000) was a box office disaster Mela in which he was starred along with his real-life younger brother Faisal Khan and Twinkle Khanna. But the next year was very lucky for Aamir Khan as he was cast in 2001′s blockbuster commercially and critically successful movie Lagaan, directed by Ashutosh Gowarikar.
Lagaan received a nomination in for Best Foreign Language Film at the 74th Academy Awards but unfortunately it couldn’t make it in there. But Lagaan and Aamir Khan both won many Indian awards, including the prestigious National Film Awards. He cherished this big success with his next successful movie, Dil Chahta Hai. Because of some personal problems this ace actor took four years break and returned back on silver screen with a patriotic period drama film called Mangal Pandey: The Rising which was proved a box office bomb in terms of business.
The year of 2006 was very lucky for Aamir Khan as his award-winning film Rang De Basanti was released in this year and it increased his popularity to a new high. Later Khan worked in many highly successful films such as Fanaa, Taare Zameen Par, Ghajini, and 3 Idiots. Now all his fans have great expectations from his long time awaited upcoming movie Talaash and eagerly waiting for its release. Now have a look at Aamir Khan Movie List.
Aamir Khan Movies List (as Actor)
Talaash: The Answer Lies Within (2012)
Talaash: The Answer Lies Within is upcoming Bollywood film By director Reema Kagati, straaring Aamir Khan, Rani Mukerji and Kareena Kapoor in lead roles. Talaash has been released on 30th November 20012. To read more about Talaash, Click Here.
Delhi Belly (2011) :
Delhi Belly is an Indian black comedy movie made by producer Aamir Khan under his film banner. It features Imran Khan, Vir Das, Kunaal Roy Kapur, Shenaz Treasurywala, and Poorna Jagannathan in key roles while Aamir Khan performed as Disco Fighter (guest appearance) on an item song ‘I Hate You Like I Love You’. Delhi Belly was released with an ‘A’ certificate because of its adult content and obscene language. ‘Bhaag Bhaag D K Bose’ song from the movie was a big hit.
Dhobi Ghat (2010): Dhobi Ghat is an Indian drama movie which is also known as Mumbai Diaries. It was directed by Aamir’s wife Kiran Rao and produced under Aamir Khan Productions with Shree Ashtavinayak Cine Vision Ltd and Reliance Entertainment. Aamir Khan, Monica Dogra, Prateik Babbar and Kirti Malhotra played main characters in Dhobi Ghat. Earlier Aamir was supposed to play just a guest appearance but later his role was extended. It is reported that he had to go through an audition for this role. He played Arun, a reclusive artist in Dhobi Ghat.
Other interesting fact related to Aamir’s Dhobi Ghat is that it was shot at one of the most crowded parts of Mumbai by using Guerrilla Techniques of film making.
3 Idiots (2009):
3 Idiots is one of the best films of Aamir Khan in which he was starred with hot and talented actress Kareena Kapoor, Sharman Joshi, R. Madhavan, Boman Irani and Omi Vaidya. It was loosely based on Chetan Bhagat’s hit novel Five Points Someone and directed by ace director Rajkumar Hirani.
It broke all the opening box office records and crossed Rs. 100 crore mark with in ten days of it’s release in India. Aami Khan portrayed Ranchhoddas Shamaldas Chhanchad aka “Rancho”, one of the 3 idiots in the film. It is highly recommended as a must watch movie to all Aamir Khan fans.
Luck by Chance (2009):
Luck by Chance is a drama movie produced by Farhan Akhtar and directed by his sister Joya Akhtar. Farhan Akhtar and Konkana Sen Sharma played lead couple of the film where as Aamir Khan made a guest appearance in it and was a part of extensive number of Guest stars & celebs such as Shahrukh Khan, Kareena Kapoor, Karan Johar, Ranbir Kapoor, Abhishek Bachchan, John Abraham, Akshaye Khanna, Rani Mukherji, and Manish Malhotra.
Ghajini (2008) :
Ghajini is an Indian psychological thriller movie starring Aamir Khan with two beautiful actresses of Bollywood, Asin and Jiah Khan. It was remake of Tamil movie with same name. Ghajini was written & directed by A. R. Murugados who made the Tamil version too.
This is a revenge story of a rich businessman Sanjay Singhania (Aamir Khan) whoes love interest Kalpana, a young bubbly girl full of life, has been killed by a big goon called Ghajini. Sanjay is also suffering from short term memory loss disease. How he takes revenge from Ghajini and how Sunita (Jiya Khan), a medical student, helps him init is the story.
Taare Zameen Par (2007):
Taare Zameen Par is the directorial debut of Aamir Khan and he also played an important role in this Indian drama movie which deals with disease of Dyslexia and developmental disabilities in children. Film revolves around Ishaan Nandkishore Awasthi (Darsheel Safary), an 8 years old boy who has no interest in studies and unable to score in exams. Ram Shankar Nikumbh (Aamir Khan) comes there as new art teacher in his school and helps Ishaan who is actually suffering from dyslexia, a lesser known desease amoung people. Taare Zameen Par was a critical success as well as a commercial success. Tisca Chopra played Ishaan’s mother in the film. It’s a must watch film for all parents.
Fanaa (2006): Fanaa is a romance movie produced by Yash Raj Films of Yash Chopra, starring Aamir Khan and Kajol as lead pair of the film. Kunal Kohli directed the film who earlier directed Saif Ali Khan and Rani Mukerji starrer Hum Tum. Rishi Kapoor and Tabu are also there in Fanaa. Aamir Khan plyed Rehan Kan, a tourist guide in Delhi who falls in love with a blind Kashmiri girl Zooni Ali Beg (Kajol) and later becomes a terrorist. Fanaa was declared superhit at box office.
Rang De Basanti (2006):
Rang De Basanti is not highest grossing film of Aamir Khan but considered the best film of Aamir Khan for his superb performance. He essayed two character in Rang De Basanti, one is Daljeet aka DJ, a young college pass out guy who doesn’t know what to do, and other is Indian freedom fighter and martyr Chandrashekhar Azad. Actors such as Siddharth Narayan, Sharman Joshi, Kunal Kapoor, Soha Ali Khan, R. Madhavan, Atul Kulkarni and British actress Alice Patten played other key characters along with Aamir Khan in this cult film of producer & director Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra. Aamir Khan co-produced the film under his banner.
Mangal Pandey: The Rising (2005):
Mangal Pandey: The Rising is an Indian period drama movie based on the life story of an Indian soldier of British army who sparked the Indian freedom movement in 1857. Aamir Khan portrayed the title role of Mangal Pandey in it. Rani Mukerji played character of a prostitute Heera Bai while Ameesha Patel essayed role of an Indian widow called Jwala.
Although many of ace critics gave Mangal Pandey: The Rising a rating of 4 stars of five and the film had a bumper opening at box-office but later it was declared just below an average at box-office in the country. Aamir Khan and the film had to face Criticism and accusation of showing falsehood and character assassination of Mangal Pandey by some political parties.
Dil Chahta Hai (2001):
Dil Chahta Hai is an Indian coming of age movie by debutant director Farhan Akhtar which stars Mr. perfectionist Aamir Khan along with Saif Ali Khan, Preity Zinta, Akshay Khanna, Dimple Kapadia (wife of first Indian superstar Rajesh Khanna) and Sonali Kulkarni.
This is story of three friends, Akash Malhotra (Aamir Khan), Sameer (Saif Ali Khan) and Siddharth “Sid” Sinha (Akshaye Khanna) and mainly shows major period of transition in the lives of these three young friends from urban society of Mumbai. Dil Chahta Hai was a critical and commercial success and started a new fashion trend among youth inspired by all three lead stars of the film, specially Aamir Khan’s goatee beard became very popular. This is considered as one of the best films of Aamir Khan.
Lagaan ia an Indian epic musical drama movie starring Aamir Khan, Gracy Singh in lead roles along with British actors in supporting roles such as Rachel Shelley and Paul Blackthorne. Ashutosh Gowarikar is the writer and director of mega budget movie Lagaan which was released with another big budget movie Gadar: Ek Prem Katha, starring Sunny Deol and Ameesha Patel in chief roles.
Ashutosh Gowarikar first approached Shahrukh Khan with the script to cast him as Bhuvan, lead charater of Lagaan but Shahrukh Khan was not able to do the film and recommended Aamir Khan for the role. Later Aamir Khan not only agreed to act in Lagaan but also agreed to produce it. The film was shot near Bhuj. Lagaan was a superhit at box-office and also sent to Oscars as official entry from India for Best Foreign Language Film category but couldn’t make it there.
Mela is a Hindi film by director Dharmesh Darshan which was a box office bomb and considered one of the flop films of Aamir Khan in which he acted with his younger brother Faisal Khan and Twinkle Khanna for the first time.
1947: Earth (1998):
1947: Earth ia a film by director Deepa Mehta which was based upon a novel called Cracking India by Bapsi Sidhwa. Aamir Khan played negative character of Dil Navaz, the Ice Candy Man. Dusky but sexy actress Nandita Das, Shabana Azami, and Rahul Khanna plyed other key characters in the film.
Mann (1999) :
In Indra Kumar directed film Mann Aamir Khan was cast opposite Manisha Koirala. The film was heavily inspired by two Hollywood flicks, Love Affair, and An Affair to Remember. Film was declared a flop but the music of Mann was hit. Rani Mukerji made special appearance and performed on a song ‘Kaali naagin ke jaise julfein teri kaali kaali’.
Sarfarosh (1999) :
Sarfarosh is one of the best movies of Aamir Khan in which he played young ACP Ajay Singh Rathod for which he was niminated for Filmfare Award for Best Actor category. Sonali Bendre, Mukesh Rishi and Naseeruddin Shah are also there in Sarfarosh.
Ghulam is a Bollywood film of dedicated actor Aamir Khan with dusky damsel Rani Mukerji which was actually inspired by 1954 film ‘On The Waterfront’. Aamir Khan played Siddarth Marathe (Sidhu), a Mumbaiaya Tapori who has passion for boxing. Aamir Khan debuted as singer in Ghulam and sang a song ‘Aati Kya Khandala’ which became a hugh hit and he got his first nomination for Filmfare Award for Best Male Playback Singer category. Aamir also won Best Stunt Award for a stunt scene in which he was running on rail tracks towards an oncoming train in Ghulam.
Ishq (1997) :
Ishq is a film with lots of comedy and drama in which Aamir Khan was was paired opposite Juhi Chawla where as Ajay Devgn was cast opposite Kajol. Ishq was a remake of Kannada movie Snehana Preethina.
Raja Hindustani (1996) :
Raja Hindustani is one of hit movies of Aamir Khan in which he played title role of Raja Hindustani, a taxi driver of a small town who falls in love with a wealthy girl Aarti Sehgal (Karishma Kapoor). The film was a blockbuster hit and Aamir and Karishma both won 1997 Filmfare Best Actor Award in male and female category respectively. A controversial kissing scene created a lots of stir by media and was all over the news that time. Raja Hindustani was inspired by Shashi Kapoor starrer 1965 movie Jab Jab Phool Khile.
Akele Hum Akele Tum (1995) :
Akele Hum Akele Tum is a musical drama movie starring Aamir Khan and sxy Manish Koirala in pivotal roles.
Rangeela (1995) :
Rangeela is a film by director Ram Gopal Verma in which Aamir Khan shared screen with Jackie Shroff and hottie Urmila Matondkar and played a street-smart orphan guy Munna. A. R. Rehman gave the music for the film and it proved to be a semi hit. Must watch for all admirers of Aamir Khan.
Aatank Hi Aatank (1995)
Baazi (1995) : Baazi was the film in which Aamir Khan played a tough Inspector Amar Damjee who is always ready to fight for innocents. He was paired with Mamta Kulkarni who was very much famous for exposing her physical assets in films. Baazi was declared a superhit and Aamir Khan was praised for his acting skills.
Andaz Apna Apna (1994) :
This is one the best comedy films of Aamir Khan in which he was cast with Salman Khan, Raveena Tandon and Karishma Kapoor. This film did not performed well at box office but later it acquired a cult status and still very much popular. Aamir played Amar where as Salman Khan played Prem in it. Shakti Kapoor as crime master Gogo and Paresh rawal as criminal Teja are still popular. You shouldn’t miss Andaz Apna Apna if you haven’t seen yet.
Damini (1993) :
Aamir Khan made a guest appearance in one of the song of Sunny Deol, Meenakshi Sheshadri, and Rishi Kapoor starrer film Damini.
Hum Hai Raahi Pyar Ke (1993) :
Aamir was paired opposite Juhi Chawla in the film and received nomination for Filmfare Award as Best Actor.
Parampara (1993) :
In Yash Chopra directed multi-starer film Parampara, Aamir Khan was cast with Sunil Dutt, Vinod Khanna, Saif Ali Khan, Raveena Tandon, Neelam Kothari, Ashwini Bhave, Ramya Krishna and Anupam Kher.
Jo Jeeta Wohi Sikandar (1992) :
Bollywood sports drama movie Jo Jeeta Wohi Sikandar is known for superb acting of Aamir Khan in which he played role of a clever young guy Sanjay Lal Sharma a.k.a. Sanju. It is highly recommended for them who like Aamir Khan’s acting.
Daulat Ki Jung (1991)
Isi Ka Naam Zindagi (1991)
Dil Hai Ke Manta Nahin (1991) : Aamir Khan and Pooja Bhatt starrer Dil Hai Ke Manta Nahin is an unofficial remake of It Happened One Night, a 1934 Hollywood film.
Afsana Pyaar Ka (1991)
Jawani Zindabad (1990)
Deewana Mujh Sa Nahin (1990)
Dil (1990) : Dil is one of the earlier hit film of Aamir Khan in which he was cast opposite Madhuri Dixit in lead roles. Film was a box office success.
Tum Mere Ho (1990)
Awwal Number (1990)
Love Love Love (1989)
Qayamat Se Qayamat Tak (1988):
Qayamat Se Qayamat Tak is first hit film of Aamir Khan and Juhi Chawla as lead pair. It was a box office success and earned Aamir Khan title of Chocolate Hero.
Holi (1984) :
Holi was the debut film of Aamir Khan as an adult actor.
Paranoia (1983) :
One and only shot film of aamir Khan’s acting career.
Madhosh (1974) :
In Madhsoh, Aamir Khan worked as a child artist.
Yaadon Ki Baarat (1973) :
Yaadon Ki Baaraat is the first film of Aamir Khan as an actor in which he worked as child artist and played role of young Ratan.
Upcoming Movies of Aamir Khan
- Dhoom 3: Back in Action (2013) : Upcoming movie Dhoom 3 is third installment of YRF’s Dhoom series in which Aamir Khan playin Jordan.
- Peekay (2013) : In upcoming film Peekay, Aamir Khan once again teamed up with director Rajkumar Hirani after 3 Idiots.
Aamir Khan as Producer
- Lagaan (2001)
- Rang De Basanti (2006)
- Taare Zameen Par (2007)
- Jaane Tu… Ya Jaane Na (2008)
- Peepli Live (2010)
- Dhobi Ghat (2011)
- Delhi Belly (2011)
- Satyamev Jayate (2012) – TV show as co-producer
- Talaash (2012)
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