Share this post

user icon

Live

People Reading

This story now

Lights, Camera, Let's Play !!!

With cricket being a religion in india, bollywood had many a times tried to exploit the sport in its content. Not many cricket based movie were even close to being successful at box office, but there were few which just got us bowled.
And when cricket was just not enough, boxing, cycling, football and other sports too made an entry in bollywood. Here are few successful and not so successful bollywood movies based on sports.

Lights, Camera, Let's Play !!!

Lights, Camera, Let's Play !!!

754 396
  in Celebrities

Lagaan

Lagaan

One of best hits of bollywood and an oscar nominated movie. Well, after retirement of Anil Kumble and Harbhajan Singh not included in Indian World Cup team along with Sehwag, Gambhir and Yuvraj, it seems like Indian Cricket Team would soon be in search of Bhuwan and Kachra.

Stumped

Stumped

The movie could not stump the audience at all. Went unnoticed at box office.

Iqbal

Iqbal

Doesn't matter if you are differently abled or not, if you are sincere and you've got what it take to achieve your dream then you'll definitely achieve it. This is what the movie teaches us.

Say Salaam India

Say Salaam India

Another lame horse in the herd.

Chain Kulii Ki Main Kulii

Chain Kulii Ki Main Kulii

Based on Hollywood movie 'Like Mike' starred Zain Khan and Rahul Bose as the leads but the only good part was Kapil Dev's cameo in the movie.

Meerabai Not Out

Meerabai Not Out

Mandira Bedi you are a great anchor on camera when it comes to host a cricket show but acting is just not for you.

Victory

Victory

Going against the title, the movie LOST comprehensively. The tagline says from ashes to glory, well the movie went from ashes to dustbins.

Dil Bole Hadippa

Dil Bole Hadippa

Come on man, no one can be dumb enough to not to recognize a girl in a boy's getup. But Shahid went out of the box and pulled up the impossible quite easily in the movie.

Jannat

Jannat

With the beauty of Sonal Chauhan and the charm of Emraan Hashmi it was one of the best movie which highlighted the darker side of gentlemen's game.

Kai Po Che

Kai Po Che

The tale of love, friendship and not to forget Cricket. Based on Chetan Bhagat's '3 Mistakes of My Life' this was another cricket based movie high on content that just stumped the audience by its emotions.

Patiala House

Patiala House

Family drama + Cricket = Story of every cricket loving guy in India. This is what the movie is summed up as. Went on to do a good business on box office though.

Chak De India

Chak De India

Running against the trend, the movie inspired from the life of Kabir Khan, former Indian Hockey player, made a huge impact on situation of women's hockey in India and on our hearts too.

Goal

Goal

Team spirit, passion for your dream and loyalty is what you get to learn from this awesome movie based on 'no need to tell' football.

Paan singh Tomar

Paan singh Tomar

Want to know what happens when an athlete becomes terror? Yes? Than this movie is just for you.

Mary Kom

Mary Kom

Based on the real life of our very own Olympic medalist, Mary Kom. The movie just boxed our hearts. Salute!

Loved this? Spread it out then

comments Comment ()

Post as @guest useror
clear

clear
arrow_back

redo Pooja query_builder {{childComment.timeAgo}}

clear

clear
arrow_back

Be the first to comment on this story.

Report

close

Select you are Reporting

expand_more
  • +2351 Active user
Post as @guest useror

NSFW Content Ahead

To access this content, confirm your age by signing up.