Indian movies about teachers

List of the best Indian movies about teachers selected by visitors to our site: Aarakshan, Hichki, Stanley Ka Dabba, Master, Midnight's Children, Special 26, Super 30, Moothon, English Vinglish, Vishwaroopam.

In the top there are new films of 2022, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.

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Markimdb: 6.2
Genrethriller, drama
CountryIndia
Duration02:44
CharactersTeachers
PlotPolitical
PlaceIndia

The decision by India's supreme court to establish caste-based reservations for jobs in education causes conflict between a teacher and his mentor.

Markimdb: 7.5
Genrecomedy, drama
CountryIndia
Duration02:23
CharactersTeachers, Strong women, Difficult teens
PlotFriendship
PlaceSchool, India
StyleCute, Fascinating, Touching

Hichki is a story about a woman who turns her most daunting weakness into her biggest strength. Naina Mathur (Rani Mukerji) is an aspiring teacher who suffers from Tourette Syndrome. After several interviews and numerous rejections, she lands her dream job as a full-time teacher in one of the most elite schools in the city. However, she soon realises that the class she has been assigned comprises of defiant and impish students who can't seem to keep out of trouble. Despite a few initial hiccups, Naina must do whatever she can to ensure that her students realise their true potential, and defy all the odds against them.

Markimdb: 7.8
Genrecomedy, drama, family
CountryIndia
CharactersTeachers, Family, Students
PlotSoccer, Hunger
PlaceSchool, India, Asia
StyleTo cry

School boy Stanley does not carry lunch, which is noticed by a teacher who forces kids to share their food with him. He soon warns Stanley that he must get a lunch box if he wants to attend school.

Markimdb: 7.9
Genreaction, thriller
CountryIndia
CharactersGangsters, Teachers, Tough guys, Alcoholics, Criminals
PlotFight
PlaceCollege, India
StyleAction

An alcoholic professor is sent to a juvenile school, where he clashes with a gangster, who uses the children of the school for criminal activities.

Markimdb: 6.2
Genredrama
CountryCanada, United Kingdom, USA, India
Duration02:26
CharactersTeachers, Twins
PlotLove, Superpowers, Motorcycles, Supernatural, Fate
PlaceAircraft, India, Asia
StyleBy books, Fascinating, Epic, Serious

The story of a pair of children born within moments of India gaining independence from England, growing up in the country that is nothing like their parent's generation. A Canadian-British film adaptation of Salman Rushdie's novel of the same name.

Markimdb: 8
Genrethriller, drama, crime
CountryIndia
Duration02:24
CharactersTeachers, Scammers
PlotOn real events, Robbery, Money
PlaceIndia, Asia
StyleExciting, Action, Fascinating, Tense, Serious

In the early 1980s in India, a group of con artists rob well-known businessmen and politicians by posing as officers of the Central Bureau of Intelligence or income tax officials. The gang stages fake raids during which they steal great amounts of money from their targets.

Markimdb: 8
Genredrama, biography
CountryIndia
CharactersTeens, Teachers, Hired assassins, Geniuses, Mathematicians
PlotLove, On real events, Motorcycles, Money, Happiness
PlacePrison, Trains, Party, India

Based on life of Patna-based mathematician Anand Kumar who runs the famed Super 30 program for IIT aspirants in Patna.

Markimdb: 7.5
Genreaction, thriller, drama, crime
CountryIndia
CharactersGay, Teachers, Pupils
PlaceVillage, School, USSR

A 10 year old boy living on an island sets off on a journey in pursuit of Akbar, his long lost elder brother.

Markimdb: 7.8
Genrecomedy, drama, family
CountryIndia
Duration02:14
CharactersTeachers, Cooks, Friends, Losers, Housewives
PlotWedding, Life, Friendship, Family life
PlaceNew York
StyleFascinating, Touching

ENGLISH VINGLISH is the story of a woman who does not know English and is made to feel insecure by her family and society at large. Circumstances make her determined to overcome this insecurity, master the language, and teach the world a lesson on the way to becoming a self assured and confident woman.

Markimdb: 8.1
Genreaction, thriller
CountryIndia, USA
CharactersTerrorists, Teachers, FBI
PlotMartial Arts, Mystery, Double life
PlaceNew York
StyleExciting, Heavy, Serious, Disturbing

Vishwanathan, a Kathak dance teacher in New York, is in a rather happy marriage with Nirupama who is a nuclear oncologist. Nirupama is from a middle class family in Chennai, she marries Vishwanath (a dance master) to pursue her higher studies in the USA. But when Nirupama wants to break up with her husband, she engages a private detective. That's when the pandora's box opens up.

Markimdb: 8.4
Genredrama, family
CountryIndia
Duration02:45
CharactersDogs, Teens, Teachers, Students, Losers
PlotFriendship, Loneliness
PlaceSchool, India, Boarding school
StyleFascinating, Touching, Serious

Ishaan Awasthi is an eight-year-old whose world is filled with wonders that no one else seems to appreciate. Colours, fish, dogs, and kites don't seem important to the adults, who are much more interested in things like homework, marks, and neatness. Ishaan cannot seem to get anything right in class; he is then sent to boarding school, where his life changes forever.

Markimdb: 7.3
Genrethriller, drama, crime
CountryIndia
Duration02:05
CharactersTeachers, Police, Fathers, Mothers
PlotLove, Revenge, Justice
PlaceSchool, Court, Party, Hospitals

The bliss of a biology teacher’s family life in Delhi is shattered when her daughter, Arya is physically assaulted by Jagan and gang. Does Devki Sabarwal wait for the law to take its course? Or does Devki become Maa Durga and hunt down the perpetrators of the crime?

Markimdb: 6.5
Genreaction, drama, sport
CountryIndia, USA
Duration02:54
CharactersTeachers, Trainers
PlotMartial Arts, Birthday, Competitions, Funeral, Rivalry
StyleExciting, Psychological problems, Action, Fascinating, Tense

Brothers is an upcoming Hindi film, directed by Karan Malhotra and produced by Karan Johar under Dharma Productions along with Lionsgate Films and Endemol India.[6] The film is an official remake of the 2011 Hollywood film Warrior.

Markimdb: 7.5
Genrethriller, drama
CountryIndia
CharactersVampire, Monsters, Teachers, Dracula
PlotRevenge, Supernatural
StyleAction

A small town school teacher with protruding canine teeth finds that he has striking similarities with the legendary Count Dracula.

Markimdb: 7.8
Genredrama, family, music
CountryIndia
Duration02:45
CharactersTeens, Teachers, Musicians, Lawyers, Singers
PlotMystery
PlaceAircraft, Trains
StyleSoulful, Fascinating, Touching, Serious

Insia Malik is a talented 15-year-old school girl from Baroda whose spirit is ripped because her mother is in a troubled and violent marriage. Of course she still dares to pursue her dream of becoming a singer and she also valiantly attempts to free her mother from her conservative, cold father.

Markimdb: 6.9
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryIndia
CharactersTeachers
StyleRomantic, Inspirational

An ex-army officer, Kabir, becomes a teacher in Kashmir in a school that is in a miserable condition. Things take a turn when Kabir finds a notebook, left behind by the previous year's teacher Firdaus.

Markimdb: 4.7
Genreadventure
CountryIndia
CharactersHorses, Teachers, Amazons, Fathers
PlotAdventure, Skirmishes, Water, Weapon, Expeditions
PlaceMountains
TimeNight
StyleExciting, Action, Fascinating

Amazon Obhijaan will see daredevil adventurer Shankar Choudhury traverse the length and breadth of South America, including the legendary Amazon in search of the mythical city of gold.

Markimdb: 8.2
Genredrama
CountryIndia
Duration03:09
CharactersTeachers, Scientists, Friends, Investigators, Poor
PlotTravel, Friendship
PlaceVillage, India, Asia
StyleTo cry, Soulful, Touching, Serious

NASA employee Mohan Bhargav comes to India to take his grandmother along with him at his home abroad. During his stay at his native place, he comes across various social issues faced by the villagers and decides to take a stand for them, to improve their quality of life.

Markimdb: 8.1
Genredrama, sport
CountryIndia
CharactersTeachers, Heroes, Disabled people, Losers, Trainers
PlotObsession
PlaceVillage, India, Asia
StyleFascinating

This is all about chasing your dreams, no matter what the obstacles. The story involves a young deaf and dumb boy who is crazy about cricket.

Markimdb: 8.3
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama
CountryIndia
CharactersTeachers
PlotLove, Dancing, Friendship
StyleTo cry, Soulful, Touching

Three stages in George's life, and three girls he encounters in each stage.

Markimdb: 6.2
Genrecomedy, drama
CountryUSA
Duration02:08
CharactersTeachers

An advertising man is slowly sliding downhill. When he is fired from his job in Detroit, he signs up for unemployment. One day they find him a job: teaching thinking skills to Army recruits. He arrives on base to find that there is no structure set up for the class.

Markimdb: 6.5
Genredrama, biography
CountryUSA
Duration01:39
CharactersTeens, Teachers
PlotOn real events, Karate
PlaceGhetto
StyleTo cry, Soulful, Heavy, Gloomy, Touching

Former Marine Louanne Johnson lands a gig teaching in a pilot program for bright but underachieving teens at a notorious inner-city high school. After having a terrible first day, she decides she must throw decorum to the wind. When Johnson returns to the classroom, she does so armed with a no-nonsense attitude informed by her military training and a fearless determination to better the lives of her students -- no matter what the cost.

Markimdb: 7.4
Genrethriller, drama, crime
CountrySoviet Union
Duration01:34

Four school graduates congratulate their teacher of mathematics Yelena Sergeyevna on her birthday and ask her to return them their graduate works on mathematics in order to change them before the marks. Yelena Sergeyevna strongly objects...

Markimdb: 6.9
Genrecomedy
CountryGermany
Duration01:59
CharactersTeachers, Strong women, Thieves, Sisters
PlotBank robbery, Friendship
PlaceSchool, Ukraine, Germany
StyleRomantic, Light, Fascinating

A comedy that follows an ex-con who lands a position at a school that sits over the spot where money from one of his earlier robberies was stashed.

Markimdb: 7.7
Genredrama
CountryUSA
Duration01:38
CharactersTeachers, Artists, Pupils, Losers, Parents
PlotLove, Love triangle, Depression, Parenting
PlaceVillage, School, Mountains, USSR, Party
StylePsychological problems, Gloomy, Makes me think, Touching, Depressive

A chronicle of three weeks in the lives of several high school teachers, administrators and students through the eyes of substitute teacher, Henry Barthes. Henry roams from school to school, imparting modes of knowledge, but never staying long enough to form any semblance of sentient attachment.

Markimdb: 6
Genreadventure, history
CountryRussia
Duration01:35
CharactersInvestigators

Detective story set up in the time and place of young Pushkin, at Tsarskosel'sky Liceum.

Markimdb: 7.1
Genrecomedy, music
CountryUSA, Germany
Duration01:48
CharactersTeachers, Childrens, Musicians, Students, Pupils
PlotMusic, Cheating, Uprising, Contests, Music group
PlaceSchool, New York
StyleInspirational

Fired from his band and hard up for cash, guitarist and vocalist Dewey Finn finagles his way into a job as a fifth-grade substitute teacher at a private school, where he secretly begins teaching his students the finer points of rock 'n' roll. The school's hard-nosed principal is rightly suspicious of Finn's activities. But Finn's roommate remains in the dark about what he's doing.

Markimdb: 5.2
Genredrama
CountryRussia
Duration02:39
CharactersTeachers
PlotLove, Friendship, Revolution, Death, Blackmail
PlaceRussia, Forest
StyleRomantic, Action, To cry, Fascinating, Tense

A story about a simple school literature teacher, Fedorov, who thought his life couldn't become more boring and pointless until he met a strange girl, who stormed into his very ordinary day, accused him of bringing her girl-friend to suicide and turned his life completely.

Markimdb: 6.1
Genrecomedy, drama
CountryUSA
Duration01:47
CharactersTeachers, Blonde girls, Students
StyleSmart

A teacher tries to overcome his frustration teaching a high-school that seems to be full of flunkies.

Markimdb: 5.6
Genrecomedy
CountryUSA
Duration01:42
CharactersHorses, Gods, Ninja, Teachers
PlotMartial Arts, Skirmishes, Revenge, Fight, Blackmail
PlaceSchool, USA
StyleLight

When one school teacher gets the other fired, he is challenged to an after-school fight.





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