5 Record Breaking Bollywood Films With Most Awards

5 Record Breaking Bollywood Films With Most Awards

Every year one of the most coveted Indian film awards, Filmfare Awards, which is even likened to the Oscars, honours the best of Bollywood.
Nov 13, 2018, 3:35 pm ISTDid you Know?JhakaasMovies Staff
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Did you know that singer Lata Mangeshkar's Filmfare Award trophy had to be wrapped in a handkerchief to be presented to her? Did you know that Dharmendra, Akshay Kumar, and Salman Khan have never won a Best Actor award? Now here's a look at the movies which have earned maximum awards.

#Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge (1995) - 10 Filmfare Awards: We all know it as the eternal romantic film of Indian cinema and it’s no surprise that Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge was also one of the most successful at the Filmfare Awards. Apart from winning the Best Film and Best Director awards the movie also won major acting awards for Shah Rukh Khan, Kajol, Farida Jalal and Anupam Kher. Awards for Udit Narayan, Anand Bakshi and Aditya Chopra and Javed Siddiqui’s writing upped the tally to ten.

Best Film - Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge (Yash Chopra)
Best Director - Aditya Chopra
Best Actor - Shah Rukh Khan
Best Actress - Kajol

Best Actress In A Supporting Role - Farida Jalal
Best Playback Singer (Male) - Udit Narayan (Mehndi lagake rakhna)
Best Lyricist - Anand Bakshi (Tujhe dekha)
Best Dialogue - Aditya Chopra and Javed Siddiqui

Best Actor In A Comic Role - Anupam Kher
Best Screenplay - Aditya Chopra

Dilwale Dulhaniia Le Jayenge

#Devdas (2002) - 10 Filmfare Awards: The most revisited story on Indian celluloid, Devdas’ romance is as eternal as they come. Sanjay Leela Bhasali’s version wasn’t the first, but it was the grandest. The breathtaking sets and costumes made this movie avant garde. No surprise it took home 10 big awards and it still remains one of the most successful movies to date.

Best Film - Devdas (Bharat Shah)
Best Director - Sanjay Leela Bhansali
Best Actor - Shah Rukh Khan
Best Actress - Aishwarya Rai

Best Actress In A Supporting Role - Madhuri Dixit
Best Cinematographer - Binod Pradhan
Best Art Director - Nitin Desai
Best Playback Singer (Female) - Kavita Krishnamoorthy & Shreya Ghosal (Dola re)

Best Choreographer - Saroj Khan (Dola re)
R D Burman Award - Shreya Ghoshal (Devdas)

Devdas

#Black (2005) - 11 Filmfare Awards: It was Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s turn to humbly accept the honours of his multi-award winning Black. And it wasn’t just Bhansali who was over the moon. Amitabh Bachchan and Rani Mukerji, the lead actors, were soaring in the heavens as well. Not only did the movie sweep all the major popular categories, for the first time, a single movie swept the Critics’ Awards too. The tally came up to a whopping 11 awards, the best till date. Black’s dominance was unprecedented.

Best Film - Black
Best Director - Sanjay Leela Bhansali
Best Actor - Amitabh Bachchan
Best Actress - Rani Mukerji

Best Actress in a Supporting Role (Female) - Ayesha Kapoor
Best Film (Critics) - Black
Best Actor (Critics) - Amitabh Bachchan
Best Actress (Critics) - Rani Mukerji

Best Cinematography - Ravi K. Chandran
Best Editing - Bela Segal
Best Background Score - Monty Sharma

Black

Madhumati (1958) - 9 Filmfare Awards: Bimal Roy’s classic love story was the most successful film at the Filmfare Awards for 36 years. It was a rare feat because Madhumati did not win any major acting award and managed its impressive tally of awards through technical wins. It was also interesting to note that regular Filmfare Award winners Dilip Kumar and Vyjayantimala did not manage to win.

Best Film - Madhumati (Bimal Roy)
Best Director - Bimal Roy
Best Actor In A Supporting Role - Johnny Walker

Best Music Director - Salil Choudhary
Best Cinematographer - Dilip Gupta
Best Editor - Hrishikesh Mukherjee

Best Art Director - Sudendhu Roy
Best Playback Singer (Male/Female) - Lata Mangeshkar (Aaja re pardesi)
Best Dialogue - Rajinder Singh Bedi

Madhumati

#1942 A Love Story (1994) - 9  Filmfare Awards: Another technical triumph, 1942 A Love Story by director Vidhu Vinod Chopra took home nine Filmfare Awards and no major popular awards. In fact, the only acting award it won was for Jackie Shroff’s Best Actor in a Supporting Role. The film’s music, the last renderings of RD Burman, won a trophy and took the tally to a grand nine.

Best Actor In A Supporting Role - Jackie Shroff
Best Music Director - RD Burman
Best Cinematographer - Binod Pradhan

Best Sound Recordist - Jitendra Chaudhary/Namita Nayak
Best Playback Singer (Male) - Kumar Sanu (Ek ladki ko dekha)
Best Lyricist - Javed Akhtar (Ek ladki ko dekha)

Best Art Director Colour - Nitin Desai
Best Playback Singer (Female) - Kavita Krishnamoorty (Pyar hua chupke se)
Best Editor - Renu Saluja

1942 A Love Story

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