It is often said that Bollywood is lead by the men like Khans and the Kapoors. However, women who are considered only as a side role have also proved their worth and came up as equals through their talent. Well the same this is unfortunately considered in Hollywood as well. If you watch the Oscar winning speech of 2014 Best Actress winner Cate Blanchett, you can make out that a lot of people who think that women-oriented films will not click are wrong.
In Bollywood, there are some daring and strong women who have proved that women-centric films can be as equal to those of men. For example, Vidya Balan is one of the actresses in Bollywood who has proved that women-centric films can be hit.
There are many women-centric Bollywood films which have been a commercial hit and has silenced the critics as well. It all started with Mother India which is still one of the best films made in Bollywood. Chandni Bar, Black, Dirty Picture, No One Killed Jessica, Fashion and the recent movie Queen are some of the hit women-centric films in Bollywood which you must watch!
From playing a love interest to leading the film alone, these celebrities have given mind blowing performances in movies which can inspire you, move you and encourage you to believe in yourself. For example, Sridevi's comeback film English Vinglish is one of the most inspiring movies made recently in Bollywood. The movie shows how a house wife struggles to learn English and prove her worth in the family where she is always criticised.
Here are some of the best women-centric Bollywood films that you must watch to boost your self-esteem.
Must Watch Women-Centric Bollywood Films: