6 Films That Faced Boycott and Turned Into Hits

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1. Padmaavat (2018) - Prime Video

Despite facing controversy and boycotts due to historical inaccuracies, this epic film turned into a massive hit, drawing audiences with its grandeur and powerful performances.

2. Lipstick Under My Burkha (2017) - N/A

This film, boycotted for its bold portrayal of female desires, garnered attention and success as it bravely challenged societal norms and became a conversation starter.

3. The Dirty Picture (2011) - Disney+ Hotstar

Despite initial resistance from conservative groups, this biopic celebrating a sultry actress's life became a commercial hit, highlighting the appeal of a compelling narrative and strong performances.

4. Goliyon Ki Raasleela Ram-Leela (2013) - JioCinema

Facing religious protests, this modern adaptation of Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet succeeded due to its sizzling chemistry between the lead actors and mesmerizing music.

5. PK (2014) - Netflix

A satirical take on religious practices and superstitions, PK faced controversy but emerged as a box office hit, reflecting the public's appreciation for its thought-provoking message.

6. Haider (2014) - Netflix

This adaptation of Hamlet set in the troubled region of Kashmir stirred controversy but won hearts with its gripping storytelling and Shahid Kapoor's stellar performance, making it a successful venture.

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