Essays Tagged: "Bollywood"

film industry..comparing hollywood and bollywood(indian film industry)

lms that are being released nowadays. Hollywood is the American film industry. Next to Hollywood is Bollywood, which is Indian film industry. In Bollywood films are made in Hindi.Hollywood and Bollywo ... n Hindi.Hollywood and Bollywood are the two main locations where commercial and art films are made. Bollywood produces nearly 98 percent commercial films and the remaining 2 percent makes up the art f ...

(2 pages) 231 4 3.7 Apr/2002

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film History

What do you think makes Indian film Indian? Write an essay on the distinctive narrative traits in Indian cinema which distinguishes it from European or American films you have seen.

." (V. Damodaran & M. Unnithan-Kumar)There are certain traits that are commonly associated with Bollywood movies. These include:"XExtensive use of other performing arts such as singing and dancing ... truggles"XLarge studio sets with elaborate decoration & elaborate and brightly coloured costumesBollywood is a term used to describe the Indian film industry, the largest in the world in terms of ...

(17 pages) 165 1 3.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Genre Study

Mafia financing 60 pc Bollywood Movies

nd a few more arrests are expected within a couple of days in connection with alleged links between Bollywood and the underworld, a top Mumbai police official has said.The nexus between the underworld ... r the reason that police have claimed to have clinched `concrete evidence' for the first time about Bollywood's nexus with the underworld which was suspected for long.The Rizvi statement has thrown a ...

(2 pages) 31 0 1.0 May/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

Salman Khan

He's Bollywood's original brat. The media hates him; but crowds go wild at the very mention of his name. ...

(2 pages) 36 0 4.5 May/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

Globalization is the integration of world economies (Questia, 2004). It affects productivity, imports and exports, technology and growth rates.

telephones.Greater international cultural exchange, for example through the export of Hollywood and Bollywood movies.Spreading of multiculturalism and better individual access to cultural diversity, w ...

(6 pages) 320 1 3.8 Mar/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues


internet and telecommunications throughout the world, exportation of movies from both Hollywood and Bollywood, increases in immigration, including illegal immigration, establishment of global financia ...

(3 pages) 370 0 4.7 Mar/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Bride and Prejudice: MOVIE REVIEW

oft-adapted classic. This time its moved to India, LA and London with a contemporary setting and a Bollywood gloss. The Bakshi family have four daughters and no dowry money, so Mrs Bakshi is obsessiv ... ide... somehow manages to do neither. Maybe its just that you need to understand the conventions of Bollywood - for instance, the lovers never kiss, just embrace chastely, preferably in front of a mas ...

(2 pages) 45 0 5.0 Apr/2005

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

"Do culture and individual beliefs affect logical thinking? If so,how do they influence the conclusions we reach?

cently a Pakistani heroine was exiled from Pakistan because she had performed some obscene roles in Bollywood movies. The obscene roles did not exceed smooching and little bit of flesh exposure which ...

(4 pages) 49 0 5.0 Jun/2006

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

KANK Movie Review

ilm. It was not bad but was would not be counted in the league of the best movies in the history of Bollywood.For those of you who haven't caught the film, this is a gist of the plot: Dev Saran (Shah ...

(2 pages) 7 0 0.0 Jan/2007

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

The Shifting of Tradition in Bollywood Films

The origins of Bollywood films in India date as far back as the 1890s. Bollywood films contain unique sequences of ... nique sequences of song and dance that work together to form a plot that attracts its audiences. As Bollywood films continue to top the world wide charts in both the number of films produced and the n ... kets sold, its widely used and accepted Hindi traditions have slowly shifted. In more recent years, Bollywood directors have taken a more open minded approach towards religion and sexuality. In modern ...

(4 pages) 38 0 4.6 Mar/2007

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Genre Study

"Gangster" Bollywood Film Review

Bollywood "Gangster" ReviewThe history of Bollywood is deep and rich. is the informal term popularly ... rrectly used to refer to the whole of Indian cinema; it is only a part of the Indian film industry. Bollywood is the largest film producer in India and one of the largest in the world.The name is a po ... ame for Mumbai) and Hollywood, the center of the American film industry. However, unlike Hollywood, Bollywood does not exist as a real physical place. Though some deplore the name, arguing that it mak ...

(7 pages) 8 0 3.0 Feb/2009

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Genre Study

Economics Essay: A Motley Collection, RES competition

mic policies to curb alcohol consumption?"A Motley Collection: Economics, Desi Sharab, Cricket, and Bollywood.If I had a dollar for every time I've heard someone fallaciously basing their entire argum ... s in India other than the traditional Hinduism, Jainism, Sikhism, etc. They're known as Cricket and Bollywood. Ironically, India has made bans on all alcohol advertisement involuntary for all places e ...

(8 pages) 1 0 0.0 Feb/2012

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

White Tiger Essay

as how in the movie Slumdog Millionaire, the life of boy in the slums and in the popular movies of Bollywood, the environment and lives of everyday Indians are exaggerated.In The White Tiger, the aut ... hes)However darkly both The White Tiger and Slumdog Millionaire paints India, the popular movies of Bollywood seems to do the opposite of that. The Bollywood movie industry has become an incredible in ...

(5 pages) 4 0 0.0 Oct/2014

Subjects: Art Essays

GMSP Singapore

s are slowly gaining momentum in the International market and in a span of more than a decade, many Bollywood celebrities have become global faces who represent the jazzy and glamorous world of Hindi ... become global faces who represent the jazzy and glamorous world of Hindi film industry abroad. Now, Bollywood has a lot of elements that are at par with the international standards like the finish, th ...

(17 pages) 2 0 0.0 Oct/2014

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Markets & Exchanges