Paan Singh Tomar
The film is biographical based on an Indian soldier and athlete turned dacoit.
Irrfan Khan plays the lead actor, and he has done a splendid job. The movie had the budget of Rs. 45 million and it did an impressive business of Rs. 384 million.
Peepli Live is a satire based on the issue of farmer suicides which was written and directed by
Anusha Rizvi. The film got featured in many international film festivals and received great praises by the critics. It did not only receive critical acclaim but was also proved to be a hit at the box office.
Kahaani is mystery thriller featuring
Vidya Balan in the lead role. The movie is directed by
Sujoy Ghosh and the story is about a pregnant woman in search of her husband in the city of Kolkata. Made in the budget of Rs. 80 million it went on to do the business of Rs. 1.04 billion.
4. “Gangs Of Wasseypur” & “Gangs Of Wasseypur 2”
Gangs Of Wasseypur is an Indian crime film directed by
Anurag Kashyap. The film looks massive and grandeur, but it had the budget of only Rs. 9.2 crores. The movie got released in two parts, and it did a great business at the box office. Part 1 collected Rs. 27.85 crores whereas, the part 2 did the collection of Rs. 23.96 crores.
No One Killed Jessica”
No One Killed Jessica is a biographical thriller film directed by
Raj Kumar Gupta and featuring
Rani Mukerji and Vidya Balan in the lead roles. The film received praises from the critics as well as the audiences. As a result, the film which had the budget of Rs. 90 million did the business of Rs. 580 million.
Talvar is a drama film based on a real murder case featuring Irrfan Khan,
Konkona Sen Sharma and
Neeraj Kabi in the leads. It got premiered at the Toronto Film Festival and was amazingly received in India as well. It had the budget of Rs. 170 million and did the business of Rs. 347.5 million.
Queen is a comedy drama starring
Kangana Ranaut. The story is about a shy, reserved girl who goes on her honeymoon alone after getting dumped by her fiance one day before the wedding and how this journey helps her in discovering herself. It had the budget of Rs. 12.5 crore, and it did the great business of Rs. 108 crores.
Phas Gaye Re Obama”
The film is a satire based on the issue of recession. The film is directed by
Subhash Kapoor and features
Manu Rishi, Sanjay Misra and
Amole Gupte. It received positive reviews from the critics and also did a good business at the box office.
Tanu Weds Manu
Tanu Weds Manu is a romantic drama directed by ‘
Aanand L Rai’. The film has some amazing performances by the actors ‘
R Madhavan’, Kangana Ranaut,
Jimmy Shergill and
Deepak Dobriyal. This Rs. 150 million budget film was such an entertainer that it did the business of Rs. 560 million.
Vicky Donor is a romantic comedy which revolves around a sperm donor. The director has very smartly handled the topic of the film and even though it features new faces,
Ayushmann Khurrana and
Yami Gautam it gathered great response from the audiences.