Its films have a following all through Southern Asia and throughout Europe, North America, Asia, the Greater Middle East, Eastern Africa, China and elsewhere, reaching in over 90 countries. Biopics together with Dangal grew to become transnational blockbusters grossing over $300 million worldwide. Millions of Indians abroad watch Indian films, accounting for some 12% of revenues. Meanwhile, 1999 witnessed two of the largest surprise hits of the last decade, no matter style, in ”The Sixth Sense” and ”The Blair Witch Project.” Perhaps no decade had more seminal, acclaimed horror movies than the ’60s.
They established the style of gritty, violent, Bombay underworld crime movies, with films similar to Zanjeer and Deewaar . This resulted in their creation of the “angry younger man”, personified by Amitabh Bachchan, who reinterpreted Kumar’s efficiency in Gunga Jumna, and gave a voice to the city poor. Neecha Nagar gained the Palme d’Or at Cannes, placing … Read More