On International Women's Day, here are five Bollywood films on women empowerment

Celebrate International Women's day by binging on these Bollywood five flicks that tell stories of strong women, who despite the ups and downs, never give up.

NH10 - With this film, Anushka Sharma had turned producer and we now know why. Directed Navdeep Singh and starring Sharma in the lead role, the film is filled with good performances, nail-biting suspense and a strong story to hook you till the end.

Kahaani - The film that cemented Vidya Balan as a star performer and catapulted women-led films, this film is a must-watch. With a nail-biting suspense story and a breathtaking performance by Vidya, you can't afford to miss Kahaani.

No One Killed Jessica - Based on the Jessica Lal murder case that shook the nation, this film chronicles the case with some liberties. Well acted, again by Vidya along with Rani Mukerji, and well-directed, it should be on your list this women's day.

Thappad - Tackling issues like domestic violence and consent, this Anubhav Sinha film has Taapsee Pannu leading the film will her graceful yet amazing performance.

Neerja - Based on the flight attendant Neerja Bhanot who lost her life while fighting the hijackers in 1986.