Bollywood films with female leads earn more at the box office

For the longest time, Bollywood has been producing hero-centric films. But from Kajol in “Dilwale dulhaniya le jayenge” to Alia Bhatt in “dear zindagi”, The tables have turned. The portrayal of patriarchy in Bollywood movies has come to an end it seems.

Bollywood films with female leads earn more at the box office. Bollywood films with female leads earn more at the box office. Source : Press

Here is a list of some movies, where the lead actresses did not need to be rescued by the hero. 

1. Kahaani:  The Sujoy Ghosh movie, ‘Kahaani’ is no less than a masterpiece. The leading actress, Vidya Balan won our hearts in this mind blowing mystery-thriller film. This was one of the most popular movies in 2016, If you haven’t already seen it, I recommend you do ASAP.

Bollywood films with female leads earn more at the box office

2. English Vinglish: Sridevi made this movie even more beautiful than it really was. Her brilliant acting skills gave life to the storyline, which was also pretty good But Sridevi sure was the backbone of the movie. All the Indian aunties felt a connection with her character and loved her for her raw nature.

Bollywood films with female leads earn more at the box office

3. Queen:  Kangana Ranaut never disappoints us, And it was the samewhen it came to the female centric movie ‘Queen’. Kangana wowed us with her performance in this movie. Rani ( aka Kangana ) went to her honeymoon, alone. Now that’s a story we don’t get to see everyday, right? The movie left us wanting more and more. It was a brilliant movie overall.

Bollywood films with female leads earn more at the box office

4. No one killed Jessica: The story of this movie was inspired by the Jessica Lal case. Rani Mukherjee and Vidya Balan both gave power to the ladies all over the world with their strong and powerful characters. We most certainly would like more movies like these in 2020

Bollywood films with female leads earn more at the box office