The largest film producer in India and one of the largest centers of film production in the world.

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Why do Bollywood movies have song and dance sequences?

Unlike Hollywood movies, Bollywood movies are quite different, because they're usually mixed with masala i.e dance, song and love sequences. This is the case in most films which are released in ...
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Minimum or Maximum Movie Running Time Limits?

Is there any time limits for the running time of the movies in hollywood? Unlike Bollywood and Kollywood , Hollywood movies run for only 1.30 to 2 hours. But in case of Bollywood and Kollywood, ...
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Why don't Bollywood superstars do more in Hollywood?

I love Bollywood movies and Hollywood movies. There are a great number of superstars in Bollywood who act well and are globally renowned. But we have not seen much participation of Bollywood stars in ...
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Indian movie censorship guideline

I know few things which are restricted in Indian movies: Showing the face of president Showing that the prime minister is corrupt. Are there any other things that a creator of a movie has to ...
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Old Indian movie where the star has a dog helping him

Its in the 80s most likely. I was a kid and I watched this movie with my father so I do not remember much other than remembering that I loved that movie. The movie is a typical Bollywood Film about ...
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Do people swear by river Thames in the UK?

In India we consider rivers to be holy and respect them. Sometimes swearing by them to prove a point. But in Namastey London, Bebo Malhotra (an UK based NRI) swears by river Thames to vouch for her ...
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Identify a bollywood movie where a man changes to woman

I remember watching a Hindi movie where a man becomes woman after he commented badly about girls. Then an accident happened the next day when he awakes from his sleep. He turns into a woman. Slowly ...
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An Indian movie about a man with wolves/dogs

I am trying to remember an Indian movie I saw when I was kid. It is about a man (the hero), who has long hair and a muscled body. He has a lot of dogs or wolves, about 5/6 of them. (they look like ...
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What is the criteria for selecting a foreign movie for the main category awards in Oscars

As the title state, what is the criteria for selecting a foreign movie (i.e. not made in Hollywood like in Asia or Australia or Europe) for the main category of Oscar awards (i.e. other than foreign ...
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What is first Bollywood film having sequel/prequel?

What is the first Bollywood film to have sequel or prequel ? The oldest i got to found out is Nigahen: Nagina Part II. But i think there should be more older then this.
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What Bollywood movie is this?

A man meets a girl, and they say that if destiny allows them too, then he will find a book with her phone number on it, so she gives it away and involves a statue
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What is CBFC 'S' certification?

What is CBFC 'S' certification? Is there any S certified movies? if there , can someone list them?
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What is satellite rights in Indian Movie Industry?

What does "Satellite Rights" mean in the Indian film industry? And how is the amount paid to the film owners by a TV channel as "satellite right" decided?
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How many different endings does Sholay have?

How many different endings does the movie Sholay have? I know of one in the ending of which Thakur uses a shoe containing nails to destroy Gabbar's hand. There is definitely a second one which I have ...
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What is meant by box office collection in India?

I would like to know the exact meaning of the Box office collection in indian cinema. Let me explain clearly with an example. Take this film, it was reported in wikipedia that it has collected more ...
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Dead pastor seeks revenge in gruesome ways after being deceived

This is an Indian horror movie I watched on television in 1990s. The plot is as follows: A man (with family) wants to build a hotel. He looks for a builder. The builder (Chhagan Patel) looks for a ...
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Ghost and living twin brother take revenge for their father's death

A famous Marathi stage actor acts in this movie as a millionaire and owns several tea estates. His son and heir, 'Munna Babu' is mentally retarded and is always busy playing "kabaddi" and "gilli ...
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Were “Baadshah” and “Phir Bhi Dil Hai Hindustani” well received upon release? [closed]

Were the movies "Baadshah" and "Phir Bhi Dil Hai Hindustani" well received upon release? I have heard that both of these movies were flops, however many people love both of these movies. Were these ...
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Can anyone identify this Bollywood movie circa 1980s? [closed]

Does anybody know the name of the Bollywood movie in this Youtube clip?
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which movie is better or thrillng? [on hold]

Bang Bang or Knight And Day keep in mind that BangBang is remake of the movie Knight and day here is the link to BangBang trailer