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Bollywood going through its roughest phase

DNMUM394424 | 8/13/2017 | Author : Joginder Tuteja | WC :689

Has the audience become totally unforgiving?


There was a time till a couple of years ago, when star power ensured that a sub-standard or a bad film worked at least to an extent at the box office. Not anymore! While bad films are failing, even good films are finding it difficult to find an audience. The new era of Bollywood audiences is fairly and squarely announcing that they are the king.

How it all started
When the `100-crore phenomenon kick-started with Ghajini, hordes of films followed suit. Each Khan -- Aamir, Shah Rukh, and Salman got into a race to deliver a century. Soon enough, Akshay Kumar, Ajay Devgn and Hrithik Roshan, too, had them to their names. The young brigade, Varun Dhawan, Ranveer Singh and Arjun Kapoor, entered the club and countless films join
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