Taapsee Pannu’s film ‘Shabaash Mithu’ is going to release soon at the box office. It is the biopic of Indian female cricketer Mithali Raj. Recently the trailer of the film was released which was well received by the people. Shabash Mithu depicts Mithali Raj’s journey from struggle to playing for Team India. However, this is not the first Bollywood film to focus on a woman. Even before this, women-oriented films have been made in the Hindi film industry. Today we are going to tell you about the same films in this report.
This film starring Alia Bhatt was a biopic of Gangubai. Based on the book ‘Mafia Queens of Mumbai’ by S Hussain Zaidi and Jane Borges, the film traces her journey from an ordinary girl to a powerful brothel owner as she fights for her rights, equality, and respect. The film was directed by Sanjay Leela Bhansali. The film did a business of more than 100 crores at the box office.
Thalaivi actress and politician J. Jayalalithaa’s biopic. Kangana Ranaut was seen in the lead role in this film. This film has shown his journey in politics very well from his films. However, even after Kangana’s tremendous acting, this film could not impress the audience much. The film collected a total of 1.46 crores.
Parineeti Chopra played the role of Indian badminton player Saina Nehwal in this film. Saina has 24 international titles to her name and in 2015, she became the first Indian female badminton player to become the world No. The film depicts his journey from Hisar and his struggle to reach the top. Despite being an inspiring story, this film could not make a place in the hearts of the people. The box office collection of the film was quite cool. The film could only do business of 1.16 crores at the ticket window.
Chhapaak is the story of acid attack survivor Laxmi Agarwal as well as the story of all the acid attack survivors in the world who face equal discrimination and humiliation for a crime they did not commit. Deepika Padukone was seen in the lead role in the film. The film was directed by Meghna Gulzar. Despite being a talented actor and director, the film did not perform well at the box office. The film did a total business of 34 crores.