Showing reality is one of the trending things in Bollywood now. Biopic and reality are the most coveted themes in the industry right now. It is interesting as well. You come to know different real human life stories which have occurred at different places.
After seeing Bhaag Milkha Bhaag and the immense success
of this biopic, a lot of producers are gearing up to make such
similar movies based on real-life stories.
Well Bollywood movies based on real-life stories is not a new
trend. A lot of movies have been made which are based on the true
events. Border is one of the blockbuster hit films which
is based on the Indo-Pak War of 1971.
Apart from the war movie Border, other biopics and
real-life stories have been used as the theme in hit Bollywood
films like Sins which released in 2005 is a Bollywood film
based on the true story of a Catholic priest from Kerala who was
hanged due to his sexual relationship with a married woman.
One of the most awaited movies based on real-life stories is
Namo. It is a film which is based on the Indian Prime
Minister, Narendra Modi who is also known as Namo. Guru,
No One Killed Jessica,
The Dirty Picture, Not A
Love Story, Ragini MMS, Buddha In A Traffic Jam,
are some of the Bollywood movies which are based on true
The real life stories seen in Bollywood movies are mostly
focused on popular or controversial people. The prominent people
vary from a layman to an author or an athlete. After Bhaag
Milkha Bhaag which is a biopic on the athlete Milkha Singh,
another upcoming biopic is on boxer Mary Kom. The film stars
Priyanka Chopra in the lead role.
Here are some of the most talked about Bollywood movies based
Bhaag Milkha Bhaag
The National Film Award 2014 winner is based on the story of
Milkha Singh, the flying Sikh of India. The movie shows the
lesser-known facts of the legendary athlete.
The upcoming movie of Priyanka Chopra is a biopic based on
five-time World Boxing Champion, Mangte Chungneijang Mary Kom who
is commonly known as Mary Kom.
The Dirty Picture
One of the hit films of Vidya Balan is a real-life story on
South siren Silk Smitha who was known for her bold and erotic roles
No One Killed Jessica
The real-life story is based on the controversial murder case of
a Delhi based model and restaurant worker Jessica Lal who was shot
dead by Manu Sharma.
Sins which released in 2005 is a Bollywood film based on the
true story of a Catholic priest from Kerala who was hanged due to
his sexual relationship with a married woman.
We are not talking about the sensuous sequel of Ragini MMS
(Ragini MMS 2) which stars Sunny Leone, but the first film. It is
based on true horror story of a girl from Delhi named Deepika, and
shows what she suffered from.
Buddha In A Traffic Jam
The Bollywood movie is loosely based on the life of Indian
author and political activist Arundhati Roy.
Chak De India
Although no one said that it is a real-life based movie, but the
story seems to be loosely related to Mir Ranjan Negi (a field
hockey player and former goalkeeper of the India national field
The super hit multi-starrer movie is based on the India Pakistan
The Attacks of 26/11
The entire movie is based on the tragic 29/11 real life incident
that occurred in Mumbai.
The Abhishek Bachchan and Aishwarya Rai starring movie has taken
an inspiration from the life and times of India's celebrated
business tycoon, Dhirubhai Ambani. It shows the journey of a common
man who becomes a successful and rich businessman in India.
Rakhta Charitra Series
Both the movies from the series is based on a true story of
Paritala Ravindra and the political ups and downs in Andhra
The Anurag Kashyap directed film is based on the 1993 Mumbai
The political flick is loosely based on Anna Hazare's fight
against corruption. While Big B plays the role of Anna, Kareena's
character is inspired by the international journalist, Christian
The entertaining film was inspired by a real life incident that
took place in Mumbai's Zaveri Bazaar in 1987.
Paan Singh Tomar
This is a biopic of an athlete, Paan Singh Tomar who was in
Indian Armed Forces. The movie shows how Paan Singh left defence
and became a rebel.
Not A Love Story
The film starring Mahie Gill and Deepak Dobriyal is based on the
murder of Neeraj Grover which led to the arrest of Maria Susairaj
and M.L. Jerome. Director Ram Gopal Varma shot the movie in just 20
days at Dheeraj Solitaire building, which is the prime location of