May 5, 2010 07:21:59 PM IST Enkayaar, Bollywood Trade News Network
Along with Maharashtra, Gujarat is another state that has celebrated its fiftieth year of creation on 1st May. However, when its association when seen from the perspective of cinematic oeuvre is concerned, it is not that pronounced as compared to that of Maharashtra. Even then whenever Gujarat has been used as a part of subject matter, the films have indeed either been critically acclaimed or hit bulls' eye. Some of the films that have made significant presence in the world of Hindi cinema include:
MIRCH MASALA: Gujarat has been one of the states that have been at the cusp of women empowerment, and MIRCH MASALA was a profound statement underlining it. With a powerhouse of performance by Smita Patil and Naseerudin Shah, MIRCH MASALA emerged as one of the significant milestones of Indian cinema.