7 Cricket-Based Films That Are Worth Watching



In the renowned film "Lagaan" (2001), set in the Victorian era, a small village challenges British rulers to a cricket match to avoid oppressive taxes.


It is a crime romance film revolving around cricket betting and match-fixing, exploring the dark side of the sport.


Iqbal(2005) tells the story of a deaf and mute aspiring cricketer facing obstacles on his journey to join India's cricket team.

M.S. Dhoni: The Untold Story

M.S. Dhoni: The Untold Story, a 2016 directed by Neeraj Pandey, is a biographical sports film depicting the life of Indian cricketer Mahendra Singh Dhoni.

Ferrari Ki Sawaari 

Ferrari Ki Sawaari (2012), directed by Rajesh Mapuskar, follows a father's quest to fulfill his son's dream of attending a cricket camp.

Kai Po Che!

Kai Po Che! (2013), based on Chetan Bhagat's novel and directed by Abhishek Kapoor, is a coming-of-age drama set during the Gujarat earthquake, intertwined with the characters' passion for cricket.


Azhar (2016), directed by Tony D'Souza, is a biographical sports drama chronicling the life of former Indian cricketer Mohammad Azharuddin.