Our searches on Internet also include banned stuffs as there is a saying, ‘Forbidden fruit is always tempting’. So, in the case of movies, the list is endless but we have chosen some Bollywood movies, which were banned and created a storm in the Indian Film Industry.
Here’s the list of banned movies:
- Kama Sutra – A Tale Of Love (1996) is a 1996 Indian English language historical fiction, romance film which is written, produced and directed by Mira Nair. In this movie, two childhood friends Tara and Maya become sexual rivals at maturity, their hobbies and habits are same.
Initial Release Date: 28 February 1997 (USA)
- Fire (1996) is a 1996 Indian-Canadian romantic drama film which is written and directed by Deepa Mehta. Sita and Radha are young Indian women whose husbands choose celibacy or mistresses over their wives. It depicts that, is the choice of female is important or not.
Initial Release date: 5 November 1998 (India)
- Urf Professor (2000) is doubtlessly one of the best dark comedies of Indian cinema. This movie is directed by Pankaj Advani and written by Ankur Tewari. The story-line is of a gangster, who kills people with the help of the professor.
Initial Release Date : 2001
- The Pink Mirror (2003) the Indian release title Gulabi Aaina is an award-winning Indian film drama which is both directed and written by Sridhar Rangayan. The Pink Mirror (Gulabi Aaina), is a colorful funny look into the Indian homosexual closet.
Initial Release date:14 January 2006
- Paanch (2003) is an unreleased Indian crime thriller film written and directed by Anurag Kashyap. The film is “loosely” based on the 1976-77 Joshi-Abhyankar serial murders in Pune.
Initial release: 21 September 2003
- Black Friday (2004) is an Indian crime film written and directed by Anurag Kashyap which is based on Black Friday.The Story of Film is about the investigations following the 1993 serial Bombay bomb blasts, told through the narration of various versions be it policemen, conspirators and victims.
Initial Release date: 9 February 2007 (India)
- Parzania (2005) is a 2007 Indian drama film co-written and directed by Rahul Dholakia. The story of a Parsi couple struggle to cope with their son who is participating in genocidal riots.
Initial Release date: 26 January 2007 (India)
- Water (2005) is an Indo-Canadian film written and directed by Deepa Mehta. In this movie a story of widowed who have lost her husband sudden and unexpected death.
Initial Release date: 9 March 2007 (India)
- Firaaq (2008) is a Hindi political thriller, anthology film set one month after the 2002 violence in Gujarat, India The film traces the emotional and tormented journey of the ordinary people – some who were victims and some perpetrators.
Initial Release date: 20 March 2009 (India)
- Unfreedom (2015) is an urgent contemporary thriller about a society torn apart by political, religious, and sexual turmoil which is directed by Raj Amit Kumar. The movie is based on a Muslim terrorist kidnaps a liberal Muslim scholar; a young woman resists her devout father’s for a arranged marriage.
Initial release: 29 May 2015 (USA)