Is there a hit-making formula in Bollywood?

by Peter D. Marshall

by A S Mitra.

Is there any such formula that would go on to prove that a film being made would go on to become a hit?

‘Sadly, there is no such formula. All that one needs is a good plot that would relate to the audience,’ said noted filmmaker Shyam Benegal. He, along with scriptwriter Anjum Rajabali, filmmaker Ramesh Sippy, storywriter Shibani Bathija and Australian filmmaker Ian Booth were debating on the subject of ‘The Business of Filmmaking’ in a session at the ongoing FICCI FRAMES 2011.

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