The veteran director, producer and scrip writer of bollywood before moving into film direction was assistant to eminent director Vidhu Vinod Chopra for the film Kareeb. Later on he started his film direction career in the year 2004 with the movie Kyun Ho Gaya Na. Till now he has directed six movies on different themes and subject to entertain wider section of audience. The movies directed by Samir Karnik are discussed below:

Kyun Ho Gaya Na – Samir Karnik made his directorial debut with this film starring Amitabh Bachchan, Aishwarya Rai, Vivek Oberoi and Rati Agnihotri that was released worldwide in the year 2004. He has written and directed the movie and it was produced by Boney Kapoor. The music of the movie was composed by Shakar, Ehsaan and Loy, who composed some really hummable songs.

Nanhe Jaisalmer – Nanhe Jaisalmer – A Dream Come True, was the second film directed by Samir Karnik released in the year 2007. The film starring Dwij Yadav, Bobby Deol and Sharat Saxena was critically acclaimed. This movie won award at Chicago film festival and was the only entry in the Cannes film festivals. The film was produced by Jasvvant Khera and Bashir Sayyad and the music was composed by Himesh Reshammiya.

Heroes – This multi starrer movie was released in the year 2008 featuring several big star cast like Salman Khan, Sunny Deol, Sohail Khan, Preity Zinta, Bobby Deol and Amrita Arora. The film was directed by Samir Karnik and was produced by Vikas Kapoor and Samir Karnik. The music was composed by Monty Sharma and Sajid Wajid.

Vaada Raha.. I Promise – Vaada Raha.. was the fourth movie of the director Sameer Karnik starring Bobby Deol, Kangna Ranaut, Dwij Yadav and Atul Agnihotri. The film released all over in the year 2009 and was written by Aseem Arora. Produced by Samir Karnik and Sunil Lulla the music was composed by Sanjoy Chowdhury.

Char Din Ki Chandni – This movie is the latest offering from the ace director Samir Karnik starring Tushar Kapoor and Kulraj Randhawa. The movie is a comedy laced with romance and is set amidst the Rajasthan backdrop. Directed and produced by Samir Karnik, the music of the film is composed by Hariprasad Chaurasia. The movie was released all over in the year 2012. .