As Indian cinema enters its 100th year, we give you a chance to vote and choose the movie of the century. We will profile five films daily from a list of top 100. If your favourite movie wins, you will also win exciting prizes!
Andaz Apna Apna
The film was released In 1994. Even though it was a box office disaster when it released, it gained a strong cult status over the years. So much so that now there is a sequel of the movie in the making.
Hum Aapke Hain Koun
This 1994 film is a remake of Rajshri’s earlier film Nadiya Ke Paar (1982). Earning over Rs 135 crore worldwide, the film became one of the biggest Bollywood hits ever.
This National Award-winning 1995 Tamil film, directed by Mani Ratnam, became one of the highest grossing films of the Chennai film industry, and was screened at many international film festivals.
Based on the life of Phoolan Devi, this 1994 film directed by Shekhar Kapur, saw Seema Biswas play the title role. The music was composed by Ustad Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan.
Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge
DDLJ, a romantic comedy released in 1995 was declared an all-time blockbuster and the longest-running film in the history of Indian cinema. As of 2011, it was still playing at the Maratha Mandir theatre in Mumbai.
How to vote for your film
To choose your movie of the century, sms CINEMA <movie code> to 54242. Or you can log on to www.cinemaat100.com.
You can win exciting movie merchandise daily by participating in the contest.
So, start voting now!
Did you know
Saif Ali Khan turned down the role of Raj Malhotra in Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge, which was later taken up by Shah Rukh Khan. Director Aditya Chopra named Shah Rukh’s character Raj after Raj Kapoor.