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Jul/13

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The Most Popular Bollywood Movies of All Time

Hollywood and Bollywood have both proven to be extremely successful in generating revenue and appealing to mass audiences with top-tier entertainment. Hollywood productions are widely praised and watched by Indian audiences and vice versa. The main basic difference between these two film factories is the language in which most of the films are produced. Hollywood films are primarily made in English while Bollywood films are shot in Hindi, click here, http://directtelevisionpackages.com/direct-tv/Texas/Direct-TV-Garland/, the official language of India. However, both allow the use of dubbing and subtitles when screening their films in other countries. Other differences include the length of the films. Bollywood movies tend to be longer on average than Hollywood films because many of these productions add signing and dancing. These aren’t necessarily musical numbers, but more like music videos interspersed within the story. This adds to the light-hearted tone of many popular Bollywood films, although stories are increasingly leaning toward darker themes as Western culture continues to infiltrate Indian life. Culturally, India is a modest country, and that is reflected in its movies. There is very little touching between a man and a woman in Bollywood films, and promiscuous sex is considered taboo. While Hollywood films are not a sex-oriented now as they were in the 1970s and 80s, sexual themes are much more predominate.

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May/13

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Bollywood’s Influence on Current American Cinema

Bollywood films have long been staples of Indian culture, but they have recently taken off in the United States. Their production values are often as high as Hollywood films, and Bollywood movies are playing in theaters at an increased rate. Hollywood has taken note, and Bollywood films have had a significant impact on movies in the United States.

The success of Bollywood has caused many film distributors to reconsider the value of musicals. Musicals have long been considered to be a dead arts in Hollywood, but Bollywood’s popularity has caused many (more…)

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Mar/13

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The Ten Best Bollywood Musicals of All Time

Hollywood makes film musicals every so often, but Bollywood musicals are a whole different ball game. Infusing Indian pop music with great dance numbers, they are truly delightful to watch. If you’ve never seen a Bollywood musical before, this is a good place to start. Here are the ten best Bollywood musicals of all time.

1. Devdas. A visually stunning melodrama about what happens to someone whose love is thwarted.
2. Kabhie Kushie Kabhie Gham. This spectacular musical story is about an estranged father (more…)

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Nov/12

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Indian Mafia Movies and Bollywood Gangsters

Bollywood incorporates nostalgia and romance into its Indian gangster films, several of which tout women as the heroines. Take the female warrior who gave to the poor after stealing from the rich or the young woman in love as two examples. The latter must make a choice of whom to love, a tavern owner or the gangster she knew long ago.
Both films are similar to Hollywood story lines as Bollywood dares to adopt more western-style themes into its movies. One thing (more…)

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Nov/12

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Indian Mafia Movies and Bollywood Gangsters

Bollywood incorporates nostalgia and romance into its Indian gangster films, several of which tout women as the heroines. Take the female warrior who gave to the poor after stealing from the rich or the young woman in love as two examples. The latter must make a choice of whom to love, a tavern owner or the gangster she knew long ago.
Both films are similar to Hollywood story lines as Bollywood dares to adopt more western-style themes into its movies.Additional information can be found at July 2013

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