Rajinikanth is the biggest example of a self-made superstar. From a bus conductor to the most influential actor in the south film Industry and then to a respected politician, the life journey of the God of the South, Rajinikanth is truly phenomenal. In his peak years of film career, particularly in the 80’s and 90’s, Rajinikanth did act in a handful of successful movies in Bollywood.
Here’s presenting a list of the best Hindi movies of Rajinikanth!
1. Andha Kanoon (1983)-
Rajinikanth made a dream debut in Bollywood with the movie Andha Kanoon. This movie was a super hit at the box office and it laid the foundation of the Thalaiva in the Hindi Cinema. Released in 1983, Andha Kanoon is still regarded as one of the best Hindi movies of Rajinikanth in his acting career. The angry young looks suited the plot revolving around a revenge plan against the goons who killed the protagonist family. Not to forget the memorable roles played by Amitabh Bachchan (cameo) and Hema Malini which also added to the success story of the movie.
2. Bewafai (1985)-
Released in the year 1985, Bewafai revolved around the story of the love relationship between the main character played by Rajesh Khanna and three women played by Tina Munim, Meenakshi Sheshadri, and Padmini Kolhapure respectively. Even though, the story revolved around those 4 characters, the addition of Rajinikanth in a supporting role added more charm to the movie. His mysterious character added a swift twist in the lot, thus creating more charm in the movie.
3. Bhagwaan Dada (1986)-
Although Bhagwaan Dada did not do exponential business at the box office, Rajinikanth who played the role of a big brother was appreciated by all. The movie also featured Hrithik Roshan in child appearance and his father Rakesh Roshan and Sridevi as well.
4. Uttar Dakshin (1987)-
Rajinikanth shelved the image of an ordinary middle-class human being and played a rich protagonist in the movie Uttar Dakshin. His fluent dance moves in colorful clothes made his fans go crazy. This movie also starred Jackie Shroff and Madhuri Dixit in pivotal roles.
5. ChaalBaaz (1989)-
ChaalBaaz will always remain one of the most memorable movies of Rajini Sir in this entire Film Career. The movie was an in and out blockbuster. Even though Sridevi in her double role was the center of attraction in the movie, Rajinikanth, and Sunny Deol played a memorable supporting role in the movie.
6. Hum (1991)-
Rajinikanth once again teamed up with his close friend Amitabh Bachchan and gave yet another masterpiece to Bollywood fans with the movie Hum. Though the entire movie was revolving around the story of the character portrayed by Amitabh, the supporting role of Rajinikanth as an inspector as well as the younger brother of Amitabh added a perfect blend of comedy in this action-packed movie.