A very critical accident of the legend
Amitabh Bachchan occurred on the sets of Coolie. He had to stay in the hospital for a couple of months before recovering. The entire nation was shocked by the news as the accident was life-threatening. Big-B recovered and hence, completed the shoot making it a blockbuster.
2. Ram Teri Ganga Maili:
Rajiv Kapoor starrer Ram Teri Ganga Maili became a controversial movie as the authorities claimed that Mandakini was revealing in the role which was inappropriate for the audiences. It stayed in the league and became the highest-grossing film of 1985.
Yes, the same movie which led to numerous social debates and controversies in B-Town. Various religious groups accused PK for being “insensitive” and “hurtful” to the religious sentiments. The film questioned the ideas and beliefs of the religious groups which instigated the people to speak against the satirical since fiction comedy.
The socio-political drama also faced controversies across the country and had to be banned in Punjab, Uttar Pradesh and Andhra Pradesh. The film focuses on caste-based reservations in the country and what impact does it have on General caste and the country in overall. The film ultimately got the ban lifted in Uttar Pradesh.
Our very own
Katrina Kaif debuted with this venture in 2003 but unfortunate for her the film got labeled as “soft-porn”. Katrina had a kissing scene and some other intimate scenes with
Gulshan Grover which were later cut off from the film. The movie moved on to become a huge flop at the
Kunal Kapoor' and
Bipasha Basu starred film Lamhaa was stated as highly controversial and objectionable by the UAE censor board. Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, and Pakistan also banned the movie due to the subject matter that dealt with what Kashmir has faced over the years.
The queen of controversies i.e. Reema Lamba or as we well know her as
Mallika Sherawat brought up another controversy with the movie Khwaish which had 17 kissing scenes. Since this was Sherawat’s debut, this is where it all began.
Rang De Basanti:
All generations love this movie no matter what. The film became part of a controversy initiated by Menaka Gandhi as she objected a scene in which
Aamir Khan is riding a horse, and no permission from the authorities was taken and hence the scene had to be chopped off.
The concept of pre-marital pregnancy and inter-caste marriage was new to Indian Cinema in 1975, and hence the film became a part of various controversies. The film was henceforth released and was a huge box office hit. Julie was also a musical hit.
10. Goliyon Ki Rasleela
The name of the movie is based on a Hindu Mythological Character which offended certain religious groups in the country. The religious group filed a FIR against
Sanjay Leela Bhansali,
Ranveer Singh and
Deepika Padukone. Too sensitive of our people!