Pakistan’s cinema was declining some years back. Pakistan cinema is use to entertain the audience by producing numbers of informative movies. By the past few years Pakistan cinema is flourishing again after the years of decline. Pakistan produces films in many regional languages and all have different niche. 1960’s is known as the golden period for Pakistani cinema in which Pakistan introduced many famous actors. During the reign of Zia-Ul-Haq the Pakistan cinema started to decline as he imposed the Islamic laws. The revival of Pakistan cinema began with the introduction on Pakistani movie’ Khuda ky Liye”. This film changed the fate of Pakistan cinema. This movie was also released internationally. This movie depicted the social problems of Pakistanis. After that many movies were released which gain fame.
Following are the top 5 Pakistani movies:
Director: Shoaib Mansoor
Bol is one of the most watched Pakistani film. This movie is based of social condition of Pakistan. This movie depicts that how a transgender is treated in lower tribes. Bol movie revolves around a mullah you give birth to 5 girls for the need of a boy. The mullah killed his own son as he was transgender and was murdered. His own daughter killed his father as he was about to kill his daughter who was from his 2nd wife. The movie ends with the question that why killing is crime and not the birth giving.
This movie received great appreciation as it showed the reality of our society.
Khuda ky liye (2007)
Director: Shoaib Mansoor
This movie include crime, drama and thrill in it. This movie is all about how the people were force to do certain things in the name of god. Khuda ky Liye story revolve around 2 families and shows that life.
Main Hun Shahid Afridi (2013)
Director: Syed Ali Raza Usama
This is the action drama movie which shows the struggle of a young teenager who want to become a cricketer. This movie is a great source of entertainment.
Zinda Bhag (2013)
Director: Meenu Gaur and Farjad Nabi
This movie is based on the story of 3 friend who want to become successful and they go to west to achieve their dream. They become successful but in the most unexpected why.
Director: Afia Nathaniel
Dukhtar is a heart breaking story which show us the reality of our society. A small girl was force to marriage an adult man for the sake of money. Her mother escape with her daughter to save her life.
These were some of the most loved and watched movies nationally and internationally. Watch these movies if you are planning to watch any Pakistan movie in near future.