10 Irrfan Khan Movies: Where you can watch them today
Versatile actor Irrfan Khan has passed away but he has left a gamut of his work enough for a viewer to realise the talent the man had.
Here are the ten movies of Irrfan you can watch on Over the Top platforms like Netflix and Amazon.
Maqbool (Disney+ Hotstar)
Maqbool, an underworld don’s henchman, falls in love with his boss’s mistress, Nimmi, who instigates him to kill the don and become the next leader. Irrfan proved what a gifted actor he was with the titular role.
Hindi Medium (Amazon Prime)
Raj and Mita yearn to get Pia, their daughter, educated from a reputed school. When they learn that their background is holding her back, they do everything to ensure that she gets into the school. Irrfan shows his comic prowess in the movie that carries a great social message as well.
Talvar (Netflix and Disney+ Hotstar)
A hardened investigator deals with conflicting perspectives involving a brutal double murder. Based on a true story, Talvar saw Irrfan donning a role of the investigator with great craft.
Paan Singh Tomar (Netflix)
Based on the true story of the athlete of the same name, the movie sees a soldier in the Indian Army, who won a gold medal at the Indian National Games, forced to become a rebel against the system. And how wonderfully Irrfan played the character!
A young man, returns to Kashmir when the valley is bedevilled by a violent insurgency. See Irrfan play Ruhdaar in this movie that is the closest Bollywood has captured Kashmir so far.
Qarib Qarib Singlle (Netflix)
Two contrasting personalities, Yogi and Jaya, meet through a dating app and rediscover themselves while they set out to revisit their past. Irrfan brought wit and romance in this movie which was a fair success at the box office.
Angrezi Medium (Disney+ Hotstar)
Champak, an unassuming mithai shop owner and single father is set to fulfil his daughter’s dream to study in London. This was Irrfan’s last film. A film that he shot during his illness.
Piku (Sony LIV)
A road trip to Kolkata brings Piku, an architect, closer to her ageing but nagging father Bhaskor Banerjee despite their disparate ideologies and fights over trivial issues. it was Irrfan Khan who brought on the smiles even as Amitabh Bachchan played the main role. This Shoojit Sircaar movie is Irrfan’s biggest Bollywood grosser.
The Lunchbox (Netflix)
A young housewife and a lonely widower begin an unlikely correspondence when Mumbai’s eerily reliable lunchbox delivery service makes a mistake. Irrfan again showcases his acting prowess as a simple office-goer.
New York (Amazon Prime)
Three friends lead a happy existence in New York. But their lives are adversely affected due to the terrorist attack on the World Trade Center on 9/11. Irrfan played an American-Indian cop in it.