First of all, the time of black and white Bengali movies is the Golden Age of Bengali cinema. If you see carefully, there were no modern equipment to shoot nor the budget. But in spite of these drawbacks, the films excelled.

No matter how many decades pass, a good film will always remain an asset. Thus a true film lover finds will more entertainment in these classy and old Bengali movies.

The Uttam-Suchitra admirer can see the duo in one of their earlier films in Sharey Chuattar. Furthermore we see the more mature and veteran Uttam Kumar in the legendary Nayak.

Masterpiece like Kabuliwala, Teen Kanya and Khudito Pashan etch a deep effect on our spectator minds.

Also pure comedies like Jomaloye Jibanta Manush and Golpo Holeo sotti will never be created again in black and white magic. Films like Ashiteo Ashiona and Parash Pathar speaks of multiple layers of our society through a beautiful comic rendition.

Great acting and wonderful direction can make simple stories like Chhadabeshi and Baksha Badal unforgettable. Charulata puts forward its message in a sublime way. Opposite, Devi is a really dark film that delivers its message without any subtlety.

Most of all, one can talk about these old Bengali film charmed all day. However, we leave the musings to you to ponder on.

We have made a list of some of the most awesome and landmark old Bengali movies ever created. You can tell us yours too.

Sharey Chuattar

Bengali movies sarey chuattarTeen Kanya

Bengali movies teen kanya


Bengali movies nayak

Jomalaye Jibanta Manush

Bengali movies jomaloye jibonto manushSaptapadi

Bengali movies saptapadiGalpa Holeo Satyi

Bengali movies galpa holeo sotti

Dhanni Meye

Bengali movies dhanni meyeHarano Sur

Bengali movies harano surGoopy Gyne Bagha Byne

Bengali movies goopy bagha


Bengali movies devi

Bengali movies chhadabeshiJhinder Bandi

Bengali movies jhinder bandi

Paras Pathar

Bengali movies paras patharCharulata

Bengali movies charulataPather Panchali

Bengali movies pather panchali


Bengali movies aparajitoApur Sansar

Bengali movies apur sansar

Kapurush Mahapurush

Bengali movies mahapurush80 te Asio Na

Bengali movies bhanu

Deep Jweley Jai

Bengali movies suchitra sen

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Khokababur Protyabartan

Bengali movies khokababurBaksa Badal

Bengali movies aparna sen

Meghe Dhaka Tara

Bengali movies ghatak

Aranyer Din Ratri

Bengali movies simi garewalKhudito Pashan

Bengali movies tapan sinha


Bengali movies kabuliwala

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Ghare Baire

Bengali movies soumitroShreeman Prithvira

Bengali movies shreeman prithvirajJalsaghar

Bengali movies jalsaghar

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Bengali movies soumitro chattopadhyay

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Bengali movies madhabi


Bengali movies byomkesh

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Bhranti Bilash

Bengali movies comedyAbhayer Biye

Bengali movies uttam kumarAgniporikkha

Bengali movies uttam suchitra

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Bengali movies ritwik ghatak

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