Akshay Kumar turns 50 today and on the occasion of his birthday, we bring you his seven most underrated films which are a treat to watch but that successful commercially.
This movie did not run well at the box-office but Akshay Kumar’s acting is a no miss.
Aankhen (2002) Aankhen is a crime thriller directed by Vipul Shah. Akshay has played Vishwas Prajapati who gets trapped by Amitabh Bachchan to rob a bank. Akshay’s fans should not miss this film.
Khakee (2004) Directed by Rajkumar Santoshi in 2004, Akshay was cast opposite to Aishwarya Rai in this suspense thriller film. Along with Aishwarya Rai, there were other big stars including Amitabh Bachchan, Ajay Devgan, Prakash Raj, Tusshar Kapoor, Atul Kulkarni, Jaya Pradha and Tanuja.
Sangharsh (1999) This film is a remake of the Hollywood hit ‘The Silence Of The Lambs’ where Akshay has portrayed the role of professor Aman Varma which rated as one of his best performances in his career but the film did not run well.
Ajnabee (2001) This film is a suspense thriller which showed Akshay in a negative character where he double crosses his friend to become a billionaire. He won his first Filmfare award for his role.
Elaan (1994) Directed by Guddu Dhanoa, Elaan is a film which contains action sequences of high standards. The actor’s timing with Amrish Puri in the film makes this film special. And how can we forget Madhoo’s dance number which adds to the glitter?
8x10 Tasveer (1994) This film was of the different genre where Akshay Kumar possesses a gift of visiting the past through the photograph. The movie revolves around the mystery of his father's death. Khiladi Kumar’s fans should not miss this film.
Kayda Kanoon (1993) This film was the beginning of Akshay Kumar’s career which gave him the fame and stardom. He has played a role of an inspector where his struggle to find justice has been portrayed.