Gone are those days, when men used to rule the roost in Bollywood. Time has changed, so did our thought procedures. Women are no longer damsels in distress in Bollywood. With the advent of modernity, women in today's Bollywood industry are more powerful and have the capability of carrying a film solely on their shoulders. There was a time, when women were considered only as an arm candy to her on screen man.But, the recent movies like The Dirty Picture, Kahaani, Fashion, No One Killed Jessica, have absolutely changed our perception.
Vidya Balan In The Dirty Picture
This was the tale of the dirty Vidya Balan, whose bold and powerful portrayal of Silk Smitha onscreen fetched her the Best female actress award of the year. And, why not? More than anything, we should salute this lady to take up such a challenging role that had set a benchmark for the current actresses.
Priyanka Chopra in Fashion
It isn't a very easy thing for someone without any non-filmy background to make it huge in the tinselville. But, in actress Priyanka Chopra's case, this film did wonders for her career. Fashion gave PC a new recognition, a new name. This film boosted up Piggy's Bollywood career to such an extent that she is now counted among the top 5 actresses of the industry.
Vidya and Rani in No One Killed Jessica
When two born talents unite, there has to be a blast. Same did happen with Rajkumar Gupta's movie No One Killed Jessica. After all, it was a Rani Mukherjee-Vidya Balan combo. No One Killed Jessica is a political crime thriller film, which is based on model Jessica Lal's murder case. The movie did well at the Box Office and duo actresses too received applauds for their stellar performances.
Vidya Balan in Kahaani
This was the Kahaani of a pregnant software engineer, who came down to Kolkata in search of her missing husband. Kahaani essentially banked upon the prowess of Vidya Balan, one of the most blessed actresses of the times. Vidya as a pregnant woman, brought depth and poise to her character that gave the film the much-expected positive response.
Kareena in Heroine
Our Heroine Kareena Kapoor is the next big thing coming up soon this month. Heroine is one of the much-awaited female oriented movies this year. The movie is delightful, bold, shocking, scandalous, sensitive exposing scenes behind the glitz and glamour that our film stars reside. The movie will take the audience on a journey to see what goes behind the closed doors of make up rooms and vanity vans.
These movies turned out to be massive hits at the Box Office. Actresses like Priyanka Chopra, Vidya Balan, Kareena Kapoor, Rani Mukherjee are those power-pack performers, who have posed a serious competition to the leading men of the industry today. Here are a few women-oriented movies of the recent times that fetched superb responses across the globe. So guys, which one of these women-oriented movies is your favourite? Vote by commenting!