Akshay Hariom Bhatia known professionally as Akshay Kumar is an Indian actor and film producer working in Hindi cinema. In over 30 years of acting, Kumar has appeared in over 100 films and has won several awards, including two National Film Awards and two Filmfare Awards.
He received the Padma Shri, India’s fourth-highest civilian from the Government of India in 2009. Kumar is one of the most prolific actors in Indian cinema.
Here are 10 best movies by Akshay Kumar. Follow Bigflix.com for more movies, animations, and show updates.
1. Khiladi 1992
Khiladi released in 1992 is regarded as Akshay’s first hit movie. The movie portrayed Akshay Kumar as a Thai Boxing champion with a good story. It is also one of the best Abbas Mistans thrillers in the 1990’s.
2. Mr. Bond 1992
Mr. Bond initially did not have commercial success but it displayed Akshay Kumar’s action skills. The movie was released in 1992 and had great action. However, the movie is regarded as one of the best movies by Akshay Kumar. The movie was released before Khiladi.
3. Nazar Ke Samne 1995
Nazar Ke Samne is a movie by Akshay Kumar released in 1995. The movie not only made Akshay Kumar famous but also had great commercial success. The movie is a novel story with a mysterious villain and it also had a fact that it was different from other movies released at that period. He also showed off his brilliant round-kicking skill as well as solid punches.
4. Barod 1998
Often described as one of Akshay’s terrible mistakes from the 1990s, the film was an average film that was only above average because of the death-defying stunts.
The climax stunts with the muscular guys were awesome and the song Main Hoon Barood was another crowd-puller. However, the crowd couldn’t stand this film for more than a couple of days. Verdict: Disaster.
5. Ashaant 1993
One of Akshay’s most underrated action films. The movie had several good scenes and the action scenes were ahead of its times. The film was also well handled despite some melodrama like Pankaj Dheer’s death scene and Akshay’s crying in the hospital which was irritating.
The action scene at the end seems to be inspired by a Jackie Chan movie but it was a new type of action sequence for Bollywood. Despite being a commercial failure, Ashaant was one of Akshay’s best action movies from the early 90s.
6. Kesari 2019
Kesari is a Hindi-language action-drama movie released in 2019. The film was directed by Anurag Singh, and produced by Karan Johar and others. The film casts Akshay Kumar, Parineet Chopra, and others. The film depicts Havildar Ishwar Singh of the Sikh Regiment in the British Indian Army.
7. Bell Bottom 2021
Bell Bottom is a Hindi-language action-thriller movie that was released in 2021. Ranjit M. Tewari directed the film, starring Akshay Kumar, Vaani Kapoor, Lara Dutta, and Huma Qureshi in a cameo role.
The movie is inspired by an actual life-hijacking event by Khalistani terrorists during the 1980s in India. The story begins in 1984, with the hijacking of India Airlines Flight 691 by Khalistani terrorists.
8. Baby 2015
Baby is a 2015 action-thriller movie released in Hindi language. The film was directed by Neeraj Pandey and starred Akshay Kumar, Taapsee Pannu, Anupam Kher, and Rana Daggubati in the lead roles.
The film depicts Feroz Khan heading a temporary task force after the attacks of 26/11 to find and eliminate terrorist planning.
9. Brothers 2015
Brothers is an Indian Action-drama movie based on martial arts that was released in the year 2015. Karan Malhotra directed the film and produced by Endemol India, Dharma Productions, and Lionsgate films with a budget of an estimated 110 crores. It is the remake of the American movie Warrior, released in 2011.
10. Ram Setu 2022
Ram Setu is a 2022 action-adventure film of Hindi cinema. Abhishek Sharma directed the film, starring Akshay Kumar, Jacqueline Fernandez, Satya Dev, Nushrratt Bharuccha, and others. The film depicts Dr. Aryan Kulshrestha, an ASI archaeologist and a firm believer in scientific facts but not in God.
In 2007, with the government’s efforts to demolish the Ram Setu to build a canal, Aryan was asked to draft a report for the Supreme Court stating that it is a natural formation.