Kay Kay Menon best movies list – top box office hits
1. Sarkar – 2005
Sarkar was directed by Ram Gopal Varma and co-starred Amitabh Bachchan, Abhishek Bachchan, Kota Srinivasa Rao and Katrina Kaif. Film was made with budget of INR130 million and earned INR400 million at box office. Film tells the story of local leader who is considered as a god by his followers. At the beginning of film a father of rape victim comes to him asking for justice and the leader sends his goons to beat the accused. He has a son who is more interested in film actresses than his wife. His other son comes from United States to continue the father’s work here.
2. Corporate – 2006
Corporate was directed by Madhur Bhandarkar and co-starred Bipasha Basu, Minissha Lamba and Raj Babbar. Film was made with budget of INR40 million and earned INR163.8 million at box office. Film tells the story of corporate governance, it is inspired from the report when a Delhi based NGO published a finding that pesticide levels in soft drinks Coke and Pepsi are 30 times more than European standards. Union Finance Minister involves in the issue and supports the soft drinks company for his partnership deal.
3. Honeymoon Travels Pvt. Ltd. – 2007
Honeymoon Travels Pvt. Ltd. was directed by Reema Kagti and co-starred Amisha Patel, Abhay Deol, Boman Irani, Shabana Azmi and Minissha Lamba. Film was made with budget of INR90 million and earned INR165 million at box office. Film tells the story of six couples who went on their honeymoon using Honeymoon Travels Pvt. Ltd. Bus. They start to experience new problems after they started their journey to Goa. All the six couple are from different background and cultures.
4. Life in a… Metro – 2007
Life in a… Metro was directed by Anurag Basu and co-starred Dharmendra, Nafisa Ali, Shilpa Shetty, Shiney Ahuja and Irrfan Khan. Film was a commercial hit and earned INR227.5 million at box office. Film tells the story of nine individuals living metro city of Mumbai, it deals with extramarital affairs, love stories etc. Film starts with a call centre guy having crush for a young woman who climbed a ladder fast because of her affair with her boss. Her boss is a married man and has a kid of six years old. When they got married the couple decided that she will stay at home to make it a better place of happy living. But after few years of work their marriage becomes loveless and he starts an affair.
5. ABCD: Any Body Can Dance – 2013
ABCD: Any Body Can Dance was directed by Remo D’Souza and co-starred Prabhu Deva, Ganesh Acharya and Lauren Gottlieb. Film was made with budget of INR120 million and earned INR440 million at box office. Film tells the story of a choreographer working for a dance company, one day he has a bitter arguments with his boss and quits his job. He could not support the abuse of power of his boss in dance competition. He decides to build his own team and win the competition. Rest of the story is about how he builds his team with street smart kids.
6. Udhayam NH4 – 2013
Udhayam NH4 was directed by Manimaran and co-starred Siddharth, Ashrita Shetty and Avinash. Film was made with budget of INR80 million and earned over INR428.0 million in just 30 days of release. Film tells the story of young man and his friends planning to kidnap a girl. Girl’s father appoints an encounter specialist to take care of his daughter. Rest of the story is about how the guys continue to move despite heavy security and reason behind the kidnap.
7. Haider – 2014
Haider was directed by Vishal Bhardwaj and co-starred Shahid Kapoor, Tabu and Shraddha Kapoor. Film was made with budget of INR240 million and earned INR583 million at box office. Film tells the story of young poet searching for his lost father, plot starts with the background of Kashmir conflict in 1995. A doctor performs an operation on the leader of a separatist group and military officials aren’t happy with him and raid his house. Doctor’s house was bombed to kill any remaining assailant. Rest of the story is about the young man whose mother is happily settled with another man. He starts his journey to find his father with the doctor.