Bollywood vs. Hollywood


Mumbai, India epicenter HOLLYWOOD, Los Angeles

"Shree Pundalik" First film "Sallie Gardner at a Gallop"
Dadasaheb Tome Edward Muybridge
1912 1878

1.2 Billion Country population 300 million

3 Idiots (2009) Top Grossing Avatar (2009)
$76.81M USD $2.78B USD

$0.69 USD Average Ticket Cost (2011) $7.93 USD

Kollywood:The Other Bollywood
Tamil cinema, or Kollywood, has largely remained
unnoticed but that may soon be changing.

"There’s a whole new wave in Tamil Cinema. They’ve made the most extraordinary films in the last two years..."
Anurag Kashyap — Indian film director at the 2012 Cannes Film Festival

More than 50% of Indian films were made outside Mumbai in the past five years.

41% of Indian films were also spoken in South Indian languages in the same year.


Bollywood vs. Hollywood

shared by KyleKim on Jun 28, 2012 in Entertainment

Bollywood vs. Hollywood

shared by KyleKim on Jun 28, 2012 in Entertainment


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Ignored until recently, the South Indian film business is growing rapidly and setting artistic trends. At the international level, Tamil cinema gets even less recognition, as writers frequently confus...
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