UTV Motion Pictures is one of the established and leading producer companies in India. It was founded in the year 1996 by Ronnie Screwala, and now
Siddharth Roy Kapur is operating productions work. This production company has been bringing Hindi films to the global audience. This leading studio has co-produced many unforgettable and epic Hindi films. UTV Motion pictures have been part of some best Bollywood films which won many awards and accolades. So let’s look into ten exceptional movies made under this banner :-
Rang De Basanti -
Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra creative and audacity needs to be appreciated. As he made the finest film, titled as ‘Rang De Basanti’. UTV Motion Pictures co-produced this movie along with Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra.This flick has been selected to represent at the academy awards which is an honour for the Indian film industry. By adopting a unique format, the film explained a tale of freedom that we people have taken for granted.
2. Barfi -
A phenomenal film made the acclaimed director
Anurag Basu. The film Barfi is a visual treat which touches the viewers’ heart in every frame of the movie. UTV Motion Pictures has produced this sweet and simple film. Even this UTV’s film made it into the academy awards as best feature Hindi film.
3. Swades -
Ashutosh Gowariker’s directorial venture film Swades earned critical acclaim from the audiences for making a thoughtful movie. It is an marvellous cinematic experience with an excellent backdrop.
Shah Rukh Khan had excelled about his towering performances. The flick was produced by UTV along with Ashutosh Gowariker.
4. Dangal -
An inspiring, engaging and entertaining film was co-produced by the leading production house Walt-Disney (UTV is a subsidiary of Walt-Disney). Dangal broke all the box-office records and achieved momentum of number one highest grossing film ever in Bollywood. The real-life sports drama film was based on the ‘Mahavir Phogat’, who trains his daughters, ‘Geeta’ and ‘Babita Phogat’ to be a successful wrestler.
The Blue Umbrella -
This novel based drama film was made under the banner UTV Motion Pictures. The film was directed by ace director
Vishal Bhardwaj. This film bagged National Award in the category of best children oriented movie. The film is heart-warming about jealousy, desire, and the quest for more. Vishal Bhardwaj made a simple yet profound tale of emotion and humanity.
Jodha Akbar -
This historical epic film was produced by UTV along with Ashutosh Gowariker. The movie is an intense love story set against the backdrop of Mughal era. The film is a masterpiece in elements of the story, acting, cinematography, and music. Ashutosh bagged Filmfare trophy in the category of best film.
Peepli Live -
This Indian satirical comedy drama film was co-produced by UTV with Aamir Khan Production. The main highlight of this flick is its script, performances, comedy and satire. This film too made it into the academy awards to represent Indian film. Peepli Live is a living document that lives beyond all the urban luxuries. A great lively film made by
8. Haider -
Vishal Bhardwaj can extracts best of acting in the film Haider featuring
Shahid Kapoor, Tabu,
Kay Kay Menon,
Shraddha Kapoor and
Irrfan Khan. This masterpiece film was produced under the banner of UTV. The film’s plot was based on William Shakespeare Hamlet.
Khosla Ka Ghosla -
The film was made by the acclaimed director
Dibakar Banerjee.The movie is delightful, comedy and engaging. The film has won the National Film Award in the category of the best feature film in the year 2006.The movie was lauded for its refreshing plot, bang-on star cast, and killer comedy.
10. Oye Lucky! Lucky Oye -
This is another great film from the director Dibakar Banerjee. The film cast includes
Abhay Deol, and
Neetu Chandra. The film is intriguing as it makes you decode its subtext. This enthralling movie was produced under the banner of UTV. This drama will leave you scratch out the hidden points as it requires you to use your intelligence. This kind of movie is hard to find.