These 10 Bollywood movies which were banned by the Censor Board in India, read about them and know their names closely as well.
The Censor Board of India decides whether the countrymen should see this film or not after seeing it themselves before releasing any film. After watching these films, the censor board demands to remove the controversial scenes from these films. After which the film gets a category certificate somewhere and then the film is ready for its release. Today we will talk about those films which were never released and banned by the censor board.
In the year 2014, the film ‘Unfreedom’ was made. This film was banned in India only because this film was shown about homosexual relationships. At the same time, there was a lot of obscenity in this film, due to which the censor board refused to release it.
The film ‘Fire’, directed by Deepa Mehta, was also a film on homosexual relationships between two women. It was the story of two women from a middle class family who are Devrani and Jethani in a relationship. But due to some reasons, both of them get attracted to each other. Many organizations protested fiercely about this film, after which he was banned in India.
The relationship between an elderly man and a girl was shown in the film The Painted House. There was a lot of ruckus about this film made in the year 2015. A lot of pornographic content was also shown in this film. Because of which it was banned.
Actress Seema Biswas was seen in the film ‘Bandit Queen’. The director of this film was Shekhar Kapur. This film was also banned in India. The censor board banned it for the ‘offensive’, ‘vulgar’, ‘obscene’ scenes shown in the film.
The film Kama Sutra: A Tale of Love, directed by Mira Nair, was completed in 1996. Let me tell you, after reading a book, this film was made on the thoughts related to it. But the film received a lot of criticism and the film had to be banned.
Parzania is a Hindi film based on the riots of Gujarat. Which was made in 2005. The director of this film was Rahul Dholakia, this film was also banned in India. This film also got the National Award in India but the film was banned.
Water Deepa Mehta has made many such films, which were banned, there was also a film Water in all of them. Many things related to the life of widowed women were shown in this film. Even though this film was nominated for the Academy Award 2007. But this film was also banned in India by the censors.
Famous Bollywood director Anurag Kashyap’s film Paanch also faced a lot of criticism by the censor board. This film was based on the Joshi-Abhyankar serial murder case in 1997. In which violence, hate speech and drug abuse were shown. The film was also banned by the Censor Board of India.
Anurag Kashyap also made a film on Hussain Zaidi’s book Black Friday. The film was based on the 1993 Bub Blast. But the film was banned by the Bombay High Court.
The film Sins, which came in the year 2005, was made by Yash Raj Films. The story of this film was based on the love affair of a young girl and a priest. The people of Christianity had raised a lot of objections about this film. Because of this the film was banned.